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Donald Trump 'held secret meeting with Vladimir Putin — BREAKING

Eduardo Anchondo | Julio 19, 2017, 12:29

The remaining 20% of respondents were unsure.

Trump has denied that any collusion took place.

Trump and Putin first met at the G20 during a gathering of other leaders, which was shown in a video.

Ian Bremmer, president of Eurasia Group, the absence of American translator in the meeting was breach of national security protocol.

Reacting to reports of the meetings, Trump tweeted "Fake News story of secret dinner with Putin is "sick". The move is expected to put pressure on Italy's EU neighbours to do more to help ease the migration crisis.

Bremmer said there was a dinner that evening for the G20 heads of state and their spouses, though not all of them attended.

Putin's aide provided the only Russian-English interpretation, the White House statement said, because the president was seated next to the wife of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

"Each couple was allowed one translator".

ROSEN: President Trump's personal lawyers enjoy greater attorney-client privilege than the White House Counsel's Office does.

It was not immediately clear how long the informal conversation lasted or what was discussed.

He said it wasn't unusual for members of the campaign to have unplanned meetings, saying, "the place was pell-mell".

The White House, in a statement acknowledging the meeting, contended it was "brief" and said Trump spoke with Putin through Russia's translator.

President Donald Trump speaking during a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G20 Summit in Hamburg.

As a result of this process, Jared decided that Abbe [Lowell} would represent him in the Russia-related inquiries. Except Russia. It doesn't make sense.

Propublica released a series of emails it reported was from a man who emailed Kasowitz telling him to resign.

"You know, China is very good at this", Trump said.

Without that ability to understand those he's dealing with, it turns out that Trump is remarkably easy to manipulate.

Trump is under intense scrutiny by Congress and a special counsel investigating Russian interference into the 2016 presidential election, and probing whether Trump's campaign had ties to the activity.

The dinner at the G-20, held July 7-8, occurred hours after Trump and Putin's lengthy formal meeting.

Kaveladze was asked to go to the meeting with the understanding he would be a translator for Veselnitskaya, only to find she had brought her own translator with her, Balber told CNN. Others dinner guests were seated nearby, but the spacious table setting made it possible to keep the conversation private. He was among the last to leave - after the host, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, had already departed. The leaders were all photographed by the press in before going inside.

"Part of the rationale is the flurry of bilateral contacts that happen", the official said.

Now Russia has ratcheted up threats that it could belatedly take revenge by blocking a country house and a storage facility used by the US Embassy in Moscow.

The New York Times said the meeting raises new questions about Trump-Putin relationship.

Protesters gather outside the White House.