"Those kinds of principles, I think, are going to be extraordinarily important in the 21st century as we get flows of migrations, people looking for better lives, people fleeing", he said.
Later in the day, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders issued an early final communique, in which they reaffirmed the alliance's "unwavering commitment" to see member states dedicate two per cent of GDP on defence spending by 2024, acknowledging growth in military and defence spending among many ally nations.
Graham said Trump approaches the Monday meeting having strengthened North Atlantic Treaty Organisation as well as after receiving the "blessing" of United Kingdom Prime Minister Theresa May.
Trump insisted that he would bring up key subjects including Syria, although he once again failed to rule out recognising Russia's annexation of Crimea.
"President Trump's continued refusal to condemn the Russians' attacks on our democracy, even after Special Counsel Mueller indicted 12 Russian intelligence officials for interfering in the 2016 election, makes it clear that meeting with Putin would be both pointless and unsafe", Pelosi said.
Critics said they were skeptical Trump would press the issue at all, despite the indictments.
"This is something that we believe in deeply", Trudeau said of the new Iraq mission.
But just hours before Rosenstein's announcement, the president continued to say the investigation was a "witch hunt" and hurt the relationship between the USA and Russian Federation.
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel - who grew up behind the Iron Curtain in communist East Germany - shot back at Trump. And the last discussion about customs tariffs on metals (aluminium, steel) they really care.
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During a meeting of the allies with Ukraine and Georgia, "Trump took advantage of his speaking time to return to the issue of burden sharing", one of the diplomatic sources told French Press Agency (AFP) on condition of anonymity.
Trump himself did not give specific details on when his North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies would fulfill the USA demands and to what amount.
"Ultimately, that will be going up quite a bit higher than that", he said.
In the meantime, President Donald Trump has arrived in Great Britain for his first visit as president amid North Atlantic Treaty Organisation tensions, protests and Brexit turmoil.
It was the most recent in a series of demands and insults that critics fear will undermine the decades-old alliance, coming days before Trump sits down with Putin at the conclusion of his closely watched European trip.
U.S. President Donald Trump is claiming a victory, saying he's gotten NATO's members to spend two per cent of their GDP on defence by 2024.
"Secretary General Stoltenberg gives us total credit - meaning me, I guess, in this case".
While in Latvia earlier this week, when asked about plans to meet the target, the prime minister made it clear he had no plans to double Canada's defence budget. And Trump should definitely not meet him alone. "That's all", said Macron, who also denied talk of Trump threatening to withdraw from the alliance. "I don't know that is what they voted for".