"I'm at Camp David, we're working on a lot of things, including Iran!"
None of the members of the president's cabinet came, nor the head of the headquarters. Mick Mulwani, who served as Trump's chief of staff, joined the band later Saturday night and flew back to Marin on Sunday after visiting the nearby President's Golf Club. And although Trump said that numerous meetings in Iran are on the agenda, his national security adviser is in Jerusalem, and his state secretary is preparing for a trip to Brussels. The current acting Secretary of Defense had to transfer the authority to the new acting Secretary of Defense on Sunday at midnight.
Several assistants said there was no clear travel destination beyond the required rest from the White House. The only indication of the president's activity was the morning tweet that greeted the church service of that day ̵
Asked to read the calls and activities of the President, the White House refused to provide such. A communications officer did not join the president.
But Trump was pleased with his credit offer after his decision to expel his advisers and not attack Iran, and several people who spoke to him said several of them received great reviews. And he had just called a phone call from Natalie Pelosi, who urged him to stop the deportations.
Trump, who was proud to deal with Democrats often against the advice of his aides, later announced that he was slowing down the immigration operation.
Pleased that he left his own way, Trump literally left the city. To a large extent, the president himself left Washington and headed for the rustic presidential cabins in Maryland's forests.
"We'll have meetings and a lot of work," he told reporters Saturday at South Lawn. We have a series of meetings and, most importantly, a series of very well connected telephone conversations. There we have a great phone system. "
Indeed, the president is able to rely on state-of-the-art communications systems almost everywhere he travels, including Camp David, and the White House declined to provide a report on the calls he made this weekend. the last moment came after days of controversy over how to react to the overthrow of an Iranian plane.Trump decided not to hit alone after expressing skepticism about the advice his counselors gave him while listening to the advice of external voices , cat
During the past three days, Trump has expressed the credibility of the Bolton society, who has been hotly advocating for military strikes in Iran after the drowning of the throne. "But at the same breath, Trump complained of the Iraq war that Bolton helped he continues to tell the counselors in private conversations that Bolton is inclined to go into military conflict.
More than Bolton's fierce tendencies, Trump denies the control of his assistants – especially when it comes to questions of the foreign politician which, according to the people who talk to him.
"John Bolton does a very good job, but takes a heavy stance," Trump said on Saturday. "But I have other people who do not take that position, but the only one that matters is me."
Still, the hawks whose Trumps have rejected this week have hardly given up their fight. Speaking to Israel on Sunday, Bolton said, "Neither Iran nor any other hostile actor should mistaken the prudence and discretion of the United States in terms of weakness."