"This was a meeting to get information on an opponent, totally legal and done all the time in politics - and it went nowhere", said Trump.
He concludes the tweet by saying, "I did not know about it!"
Trump's admission that his son's 2016 Russian meeting was to get information on Clinton runs counter to the narrative he has previously pushed about the meeting.
At the time, Mr Trump offered a similar comment to the one he made on Sunday, dismissing the meeting with the Russian lawyer promising dirt on his political opponent as no big deal. They described the statement, which had not mentioned that the Russian lawyer was expected to bring damaging information about Clinton, as "short but accurate".
Quickly, though, that explanation fell apart, and we learned that Trump Jr had actually been promised harmful information about Democrats, including Hillary Clinton.
After appearing to contradict his original story about the Trump Tower meeting, President Donald Trump has reportedly gotten some blunt advice from his top advisers - just stop talking about it.
Jay Sekulow said the president's the legal team is still having ongoing discussions about whether an interview should take place, but he added the president may or may not take his attorneys' advice.
While Trump's public stance on the reason for the meeting has evolved since it was first reported past year, so too has his admission of involvement in crafting a statement on behalf of his son that explained this meeting, the report noted.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has denied allegations by USA intelligence agencies that his government meddled and Trump denies collusion, describing the Mueller investigation as a political witch hunt that should be shut down.
Trump unleashed particular fury at reports that he was anxious about the Trump Tower meeting attended by Trump Jr. and other senior campaign officials.
Mirengoff explained that the Times is confusing the objective of the meeting - for Trump, getting the information about Clinton - with the focus of the meeting - "what the participants actually talked about".
The charges and countercharges have significantly muddied the waters of the Russia probe despite U.S. intelligence agencies having substantially confirmed that Moscow had puts its finger on the scale to help Trump win the 2016 elections, something Russian President Vladimir Putin appeared to publicly confirm in Helsinki with Trump standing next to him.
"That happens when you have cases like this". They cited multiple unnamed sources.
"There is a moron on Fox claiming I chain smoke cigarettes worrying about the President's tweets".
Meanwhile, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo vowed Sunday that the United States would "enforce the sanctions" it is reimposing against Iran after Trump pulled out of the 2015 nuclear pact. Sekulow asked on ABC News' "This Week," implying no laws prohibit campaign aides from meeting with foreign agents.
In Shasta County, the Carr fire located near Redding, California has burned entire neighborhoods and forced thousands to flee. Meanwhile, new evacuations were ordered Saturday near twin fires burning in Mendocino and Lake counties.
"I want to speak to him before I answer these questions", he said when asked if Willian had returned to training on Wednesday. He was less conclusive about Courtois, who has one year remaining on his contract and is also wanted by Real.
When asked about whether or not he is frustrated by the issue, he said: "I want to speak to him before I answer these questions". Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri has ruled off an exit for Blues' striker after he held talks with him, according to reports .
Why does his tweet matter? Another of Mr Trump's tweets over the weekend appears to have stirred trouble at... Trump that that ruling only says you can't be prosecuted while in office", Rubin explained.
In the span of just under a minute, the gentleman can be seen nearly daring the bison to charge him, which it appeared to do. Superintendent Dan Wenk is quoted as saying: "The individual's behavior in this video is reckless, dangerous, and illegal".
These remains are believed to be the bones of the U.S. servicemen who fought for the USA on behalf of South Korea during the War. The DPAA has what it calls family reference samples, including DNA, for more than 90 percent of the missing servicemembers.
Growing up, Prince William and Harry actually used the surname "Wales", as their father, Prince Charles is the Prince of Wales. As per Vanity Fair , the Duchess of Cambridge is aware of her sister-in-law's predicament so she is looking out for her.
Thomas captured his first World Golf Championship and heads to his title defense at the PGA Championship with plenty of momentum. Jude Invitational in Memphis, Tenn., next season - shot a three-over 73 on Sunday in Akron, Ohio .
English also explained that by shopping local the sales bump up sales tax, which brings in even more businesses to the area. The tax exemption applies to parents' back-to-school shopping for their kids, and for teachers stocking their classrooms.
United confident of Alderweireld switch
Manchester United were initially linked with Alderweireld but Spurs' asking price of £75m proved a big stumbling block. Sunday Times reporter Castles believes Manchester United could make a fresh bid to sign the 29-year-old.
20 killed when tourist plane crashes in Swiss Alps
JU-Air runs sightseeing tours on its squadron of German-made vintage aircraft from Dübendorf military airfield near Zurich . On its website, JU-Air mentions one past accident, in 1987, at the Koblenz airport in Germany in which no one was hurt.
China appeals for United States calm after new tariff threat
In response to the earlier reports of the move, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang decried the tactics as "extortion". President Trump wants to reduce this deficit and has planned to implement tariffs against certain Chinese imports.
Dozens Sickened After Eating At Chipotle In Powell
A Chipotle restaurant in OH reopened Tuesday as officials investigate reports of illnesses linked to the location. A logo of Chipotle Mexican Grill is seen on one of their bags in Manhattan, New York November 23, 2015.