On Eve of Talks, Trump Congratulates Putin and Calls E.U. a Trade ‘Foe’

The president made the remarks in an interview with CBS while he was at his golf resort in Scotland, ahead of his meeting with the Russian president in Finland on Monday.

Live Briefing: Trump, in Britain, Tells May Ties Are at ‘Highest Level of Special’

The two leaders held private talks and a news conference, in which they tried to restore a sense of unity after the president’s devastating interview.