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Trump Plans First Meeting as President With Putin in July, Official Says

  • Meeting to take place during annual gathering of G-20 nations
  • President’s trip to G-20 will include visit to Poland

Donald Trump will hold his first meeting as president with Russian President Vladimir Putin in July at the annual Group of 20 summit of leaders of major economies in Germany, an administration official said.

The meeting will come amid widening attention to an investigation into whether Trump associates colluded with Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election.

The administration official told reporters traveling aboard Air Force One on Friday that Trump expects to meet with Putin during the July trip, which will include a stop in Warsaw.

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