"In the middle of our political season, I will see if I can do it, but I would like to go if I could," he concluded.
The first of May is not only the flexibility of Russian military power, but also a demonstration of support for workers' rights and communism, the latter being a topic Trump is vocally opposed to.
"As we pause on this day of remembrance to honor the victims of communism everywhere, we must always decide to guarantee covenantal freedoms that promote peace and unmatched prosperity," the White House said in a statement Thursday [1
The Trump presidency has long been criticized for its friendship with Putin, a stark contrast to previous administrations involving tense US-Russia relations. Trump has consistently denied the allegations in a report written by former special counsel Robert Mueller, which concluded that Moscow had made aggressive efforts to disrupt the 2016 presidential election and help Trump.