His missive came shortly after he vehemently denied an NBC News report that he asked to dramatically expand the USA nuclear arsenal.
President Trump again slammed NBCNews on Wednesday, this time after a new report alleged Trump wanted a "tenfold increase" to the USA nuclear arsenal.
President Donald Trump on Wednesday dismissed a report that said he wants to increase the country's nuclear stockpile by a factor of ten, accusing the press of making it up entirely.
His comments "came in response to a briefing slide he was shown that charted the steady reduction of US nuclear weapons since the late 1960s". That came just over a month after Trump responded to a North Korean missile test by telling reporters that if the regime of Kim Jong-un issues further threats, the USA will retaliate with "fire and fury like the world has never seen".
"Trump indicated he wanted a bigger stockpile, not the bottom position on that downward-sloping curve", NBC reported.
"What I'm concerned about is that this president, and I hear this from people who did not vote for him and from people who don't always cover him fully and fairly either, but there is a concern that they literally have never seen a president covered this way", she said, arguing his tweets about policy get less coverage than his bombastic ones. Officials briefly explained the legal and practical impediments to a nuclear buildup and how the current military posture is stronger than it was at the height of the build-up.
The July 20 meeting came a day after another one that left national security officials stunned.
CPI rises 3.28% in September; August IIP jumps 4.3%
IIP growth during April-August period of this fiscal stood at 2.2 per cent, down from 5.9 per cent in the same period in 2016-17. Meanwhile, the index of industrial production ( IIP ) increased to 4.3 per cent in August against July's figure of 1.2 per cent.
Dodgers sweep away D-backs, advance to NLCS
Logan Forsythe and Austin Barnes had the key hits in that pivotal fifth inning, and Puig followed up to drive in two more runs. In came Kenley Jansen, looking to end the series, the Dodgers closer started the inning off by striking out Grégor Blanco.
Mr Trump was quick to denounce the latest NBC story in an early morning tweet: "Fake @NBCNews made up a story that I wanted a "tenfold" increase in our US nuclear arsenal".
However, Trump took to Twitter Wednesday and denied the allegations, saying it's "pure fiction, made up to demean".
He followed up nearly immediately with his veiled threat to strip NBC of their licence.
"The press should speak more honestly", he continued.
The Federal Communications Commission oversees the renewal of licenses for broadcasters.
Trump's reported desire for a dramatic expansion of America's nuclear arsenal comes at a time of heightening tensions between the United States and North Korea.
"The insanity and folly of this of course can not be overstated", the director for Disarmament and Threat Reduction Policy at the Arms Control Association, Kingston Reif, tweeted in response to the NBC report.
Obviously Cuba remains the main suspect since the attacks occurred on the island, but Canadian diplomats have also been attacked. So far, our government has not said that it has found evidence that Cuba is responsible for the sonic attacks on USA personnel.
Besides the two titles, they have finished runners-up twice (1993 and 1997) while finishing third in the 1999 edition. The 21-member USA team came from Dubai where they had a seven-day camp, preparing for the U-17 World Cup.
The U.S. team should have won the game by more as its finishing was off but the talent gap between the two countries was wide. U-17 team playing with professional clubs in the I-League, but it could have given them much-needed competitive experience.
The document has already been criticized by its opponents as oppressive to women and the LGBT community. Discrimination against transgender people is sex discrimination, just as DOJ recognized years ago.
Kamala Harris, California's other senator, released a statement supporting Feinstein's reelection bid. Feinstein, the oldest USA senator, was first elected to the chamber in 1992, in a special election.
The Google Home Mini is set to have all the same functionality as the full sized Google Home without the decent speaker. These "b" images have been replaced with a single black pixel in the latest version of the Google Home app.
Apple iPhone X 256GB storage variant is in high demand in the USA , according to a new research from RBC Capital Markets . Granted, it is possible that an extremely small amount suffer from this problem , but only time will tell.
He was dismissed in the 1st over of the Indian innings after getting caught and bowled by Australian pacer Jason Behrendroff. Apart from one or two instances, the bowlers and fielders displayed brilliant work to restrict Australia .
Investigators now believe Paddock meant to survive the massacre, Las Vegas police Sheriff Joseph Lombardo said. Authorities are grasping to find a motive for Paddock, a 64-year-old retiree and high-stakes gambler.
Around 1991, indecently assaulting a male aged between 12 and 14 during a "chance encounter in private gardens". The report says the alleged incident happened within the London area covered by the Metropolitan police.
In addition, last month, Google announced that similar to Android Wear 2.0, Version 1.0 will also have standalone apps. But, we will update this space if we discover anything new in this particular version of Google Play Store .
As the Iraq war unfolded in 2003, and later the crisis in Syria, Turkey grew concerned over American support to Iraqi Kurds. Mr Erdogan said on Saturday that Iraqi Kurdistan "will pay a price" for the "unacceptable" referendum.
The Weather Service said showers and thunderstorms are likely Thursday night to Friday night , with over an inch of rain possible. Lows through this period will be in the mid-60s with partly cloudy conditions and have south winds at 5-10 miles per hour .
Under the Reagan Administration, the U.S. quit UNESCO in 1984, at the time accusing the agency of a pro- Soviet Union bias. Just hours after that vote, the USA made a decision to cut its payments to UNESCO, while still maintaining its membership.
The All Whites' World Cup qualification opponents Peru have been dragged into an alleged match-fixing controversy. It is also worth noting that the trio of goals now serve as Messi's first hat trick in World Cup qualifying play.
In an interview with " CBS Sunday Morning ", however, Ivana Trump was sanguine about Melania Trump , and much less so about Mr. She writes: 'I can only shake my head at how it insane it was, I couldn't turn on the television without hearing my name'.
Additionally, Russia's state atomic corporation Rosatom and the Saudi Energy Ministry signed a nuclear energy cooperation accord. Putin and King Selman are also expected to establish an investment fund of about $1 billion to support energy projects.
Nonetheless, he anxious that the new rules would set a precedent for undermining basic health benefits required under federal law. The American Civil Liberties Union filed such a lawsuit less than three hours after the rules were issued.
Jupp Heynckes poseing with four trophies after giving his farewell press conference in Munich, southern Germany, on June 4, 2013. The conversations that Uli Hoeness, Hasan Salihamidzic and I have now led, have also shown this again.
Bloody riots in 2012 forced over 100,000 Rohingya to flee to refugee camps in southeast Bangladesh , where many still live. They plan to expand an existing camp near the border town of Cox's Bazar so that it can accommodate around 800,000 people.
With more than 20,000 apps in the library - including Cortana, as demonstrated onstage - that's a lot of content from day one. At Microsoft's Windows Mixed Reality event, conducted today both Microsoft and Samsung have officially disclosed it at last.
Knecht says the driver of the vehicle then got out and "viciously" stabbed the officer several times with a knife before fleeing. The person is believed to have acted alone, although police are not ruling out involvement by others, Mr Knecht said.