Continetti: ‘Major Mistake’ for Trump to Treat Putin and U.S. Intelligence as Equal

Washington Free Beacon | 7/17/2018 | Washington Free Beacon Staff
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Washington Free Beacon editor in chief Matthew Continetti said on Fox News Tuesday that it was a major mistake for President Trump to equate the opinions of Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats with those of Russian President Vladimir Putin.

"Special Report" anchor Bret Baier asked Continetti if Trump should have pressed Putin in his meeting to tell him to cease any efforts to interfere in U.S. elections, and Continetti noted that Trump tends to be harsher in private settings.

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"We don't know what was said in the private meeting and I think if you looked back at President Trump's history of diplomacy, I think he is much more willing to be harsher in the private settings, at least with these authoritarian leaders, than he is in...
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