Fox News White House correspondent: Trump played "the role of the peacemaker" at his meeting with Putin

Fox News White House correspondent: Trump played "the role of the peacemaker" at his meeting with Putin

Fox's John Roberts: "His critics are going to rip him for cozying up to Russia. There's no question about that."

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From the July 16 edition of Fox News' Outnumbered:

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JOHN ROBERTS (FOX NEWS WHITE HOUSE CORRESPONDENT): So the president very much playing the role of the peacemaker here, trying to thaw the ice, trying to break off some chips on the rocky relationship between these two countries, and trying to put things on a smoother path. Now, his critics are going to rip him for cozying up to Russia. There's no question about that. We're already hearing that from John Brennan, Nancy Pelosi, and other people. But for the president, he came into the Helsinki meeting, summit, whatever you want to call it, wanting to improve the relationship, and it looks like he is on the road to do that. 

Previously:

Fox host after Trump attacks US intelligence community at Russia summit: "We'll see his detractors take a shot at that"

Fox's Neil Cavuto: "Jet lag and time differences" may be behind Trump's disgraceful press conference with Putin

Infowars on Trump's press conference with Putin: "It just kept getting better in time"

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