GARY COHEN OF NATIONAL ECONOMIC COUNCIL SAYS SANCTIONS AT NATO & G-& SUMMIT.
He said at both venues Trump said he was thinking of easing the sanctions but hadn't made up his mind. Josh Marshall today wrote an editorial on Trump's trip abroad and noted at the NATO summit Trump seemed to toe the Putin line.
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