President Trump Gives Interview on '60 Minutes,' Talks Climate Change, Foreign Relations, and Defense Secretary Mattis

Headline Roundup October 15th, 2018

In an interview on CBS' "60 Minutes," President Trump defended his relationships with Kim Jong Un and Vladimir Putin, said Defense Secretary James Mattis is "sort of a Democrat," and acknowledged that he believes in climate change but that "it will change back again."

President Trump Gives Interview on '60 Minutes,' Talks Climate Change, Foreign Relations, and Defense Secretary Mattis

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Defense Secretary Jim Mattis "could" be considering a departure, Saudis can expect "severe punishment" for any involvement in the disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi, and climate change is probably real, but not caused by man, President Trump said in an interview aired Sunday on CBS' 60 Minutes.

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From the Left
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President Trump now denies denying climate change. In an interview on Sunday with CBS’s “60 Minutes,” Mr. Trump backed off his long-held claim that global warming is a hoax. But he also made several new assertions unsupported by science.

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President Donald Trump stood firm during a sometimes testy interview with CBS’ Lesley Stahl, and defended his policies along with his relationships with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un and Russia’s Vladimir Putin during an interview with CBS’ “60 Minutes” that aired Sunday night.

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