Trump used Twitter to explain his baffling call with Russian President Vladimir Putin. It was more confusing than clarifying. President Trump just explained why he ignored the advice of his top advisers and congratulated Russian President Vladimir Putin on his rigged election win: He thinks Moscow can help solve big global problems, including the ones that the Kremlin created in the first place.
The president sent out two tweets Wednesday trying to explain why he congratulated Putin on his sham election victory even though Trump’s staff specifically told him not to. Trump also ignored his own staff’s request that he press …read more