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Tillerson Says Trump Did Not Discuss Sources, Methods With Lavrov

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US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that Donald Trump in a meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Ambassador Sergey Kislyak has discussed a wide range of issues related to counter-terrorism, but did not mention sources, methods or military operations.

US President Donald Trump in a meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Ambassador Sergey Kislyak has discussed a wide range of issues related to counter-terrorism, but did not mention sources, methods or military operations, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said in a statement.

“During President Trump’s meeting with Foreign Minister Lavrov a broad range of subjects were discussed among which were common efforts and threats regarding counter-terrorism,” Tillerson said in the statement on Monday. “[They] did not discuss sources, methods or military operations.”

Also, National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster said Trump and Lavrov have not discussed intelligence sources or military operations during their meeting.

“[During the meeting between Trump and Lavrov] at no time were any intelligence sources or methods discussed and no military operations were disclosed that were not already known publicly,” McMaster stated on Monday.