Morning News Brief: Rosenstein Briefs Senators, Trump In Saudi Arabia, Iran Election
Friday, 19 May 2017 () Senators say the deputy attorney general knew Trump planned to fire James Comey before writing a memo. Also, Ishaan Tharoor of The Washington Post previews Trump's Saudi Arabia trip, and Iran votes.
At a news conference on May 20, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson discussed U.S.-Iran relations and called upon President Hassan Rouhani to end all support and financing of terrorist groups now that he has won reelection.
In a speech in Riyadh ostensibly billed as seeking to unite the Muslim world against terrorism, U.S. President Donald Trump instead further inflamed the... Huffington Post - WorldAlso reported by •Newsmax •FOXNews.com