Trump and Putin Had a Second, Informal Meeting During G20 Summit


It turns out that President Trump had a second, more informal meeting with Vladimir Putin during the recent G20 summit.

Ian Bremmer, the President of Eurasia Group, told Charlie Rose about the meeting in an interview today. He said this meeting lasted an hour.

Officials have confirmed to multiple news outlets that this conversation took place:

UPDATE –– 6:41 pm ET: While this meeting is just now getting attention, it’s worth noting this tweet from July 8th from Alberto Nardelli at BuzzFeed News:

UPDATE 7:57 PM ET: The White House has issued a statement, claiming it wasn’t a meeting but rather a brief conversation:

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