Trump defends sharing information with Russia, 'which I have the absolute right to do'
President Donald Trump took to Twitter Tuesday morning to defend his sharing of what is reportedly highly classified information with Russian officials — a story that has exploded overnight. The Washington Post reported Monday that Trump divulged the information during his meeting with Russian officials last week. Current and former intelligence officials told The Post that the president revealed to the Russian government officials highly classified information pertaining to the Islamic State. BuzzFeed, The New York Times, and Reuters later confirmed the Post's report, while White House officials denied the report, ... (full story)