Hillary Clinton meets with Trump about Putin, the summit, with a world Cup reference

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.

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Hillary Clinton President Trump meets on Sunday evening about his planned summit meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin — how they fit in a reference to the world Cup final.

Clinton tweeted: “Great world Cup. Question for President Trump as he meets Putin: you know, what team do you play for?”

Great world Cup. Question for President Trump as he meets Putin: you know, what team do you play for?

— Hillary Clinton (@Hillary Clinton) 16. July 2018

Trump arrived in Helsinki, Finland, earlier on Sunday. Be Monday with Putin, the first Russian-US presidential summit since 2010. The summit is expected to touch a variety of topics, including the Russian election meddling, Syria, arms control, Putin’s 2014 takeover of the Crimea from the Ukraine and the sanctions.

Trump is under intense pressure to say, Putin is the residence of the US elections, when they meet, and he said Friday that he would do it. But many state legislators and members of Congress say that it is much too long, and the Trump’s refusal to condemn Russia’s interference in the election of 2016 complicates the efforts in the fight against future attacks.

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Trump tweeted his congratulations to the French national team, and soon after the match ended. “Congratulations to France, played exceptional football, winning the football world Cup in 2018. Also, congratulations to President Putin and Russia for putting on a truly great world Cup tournament-one of the best ever!”, he wrote.

France secured its second FIFA world Cup title after beating Croatia 4-2 in the final on Sunday, as reported by Fox News — in the highest scoring final since 1966.

The victory marked the second time in 20 years that France has won.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

Frank Miles is covering a reporter and editor, sports, tech, military and geopolitics for He can be reached at

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