White House Spokesperson Sean Spicer said on Tuesday US President Donald Trump expects Russia to return Crimea to Ukraine.
At a daily news briefing, Spicer told reporters “President Trump has made it very clear that he expects the Russian government to de-escalate violence in the Ukraine and return Crimea.”
However, Trump also “expects to and wants to get alone with Russia,” he added.
The President continues raising the Crimea issue with Russia after the previous administration allowed for the peninsula to be incorporated by Russia, Spicer argued.
The remarks come after the first scandal in the Trump administration, with adviser Michael Flynn stepping down …read more