But the talks instead turned to a diplomatic point between the U.S. and Ecuador: the fate of the WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.
The President of Ecuador spoke with Paul Manafort about his desire to remove Julian Assange from the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, a Manafort spokesperson confirmed Monday. Manafort had reportedly traveled to Ecuador in hopes of brokering a deal for China to invest in the South American country's power system, angling for a large commission. However, during the meeting, the topic of the WikiLeaks' founder's extradition came up.
In at least two meetings, however, Moreno and his aides talked about ridding themselves of Assange, who had been staying in an Ecuadorean Embassy in London since 2012. According to the NYT, Manafort suggested he could broker the deal.
Is Meghan Markle pregnant with twins?
Luke's Church, with the mom-to-be in a navy dress that showed off her significantly larger baby bump. The royal mom-to-be wore a dark outfit for the occasion, while styling her dark tresses down.
BoE's Carney defends Brexit warnings
Less than half United Kingdom businesses have initiated contingency plans for a no-deal Brexit , says Mark Carney . We didn't just stay up all night and write a letter to the Treasury Committee. "We didn't say up all night".
The President of Ecuador, Lenin Moreno and his assistants in 2017 was discussed with the former head of the election headquarters of Donald trump Paul Manafort the possibility and ways magazine in the United States founder of the site WikiLeaks Julian Assange. The Times said there was no indication that Trump or other administration officials were briefed by Manafort on the negotiations, but noted the incident highlighted Manafort's role as an worldwide influence broker hoping to cash in on his ties with Trump. Manafort, who is now serving a jail term after pleading guilty to conspiring to defraud the U.S. and conspiring to obstruct justice, was reported to be a prime target of Mueller's investigation immediately after it began. Manafort's spokesperson also specified that "there was no mention of Russian Federation at the meeting' with the Ecuadorian president". Manafort recently dismissed a story that he met with Assange in person during the 2016 campaign as "false and deliberately libelous".
The subject of Assange's asylum status at Ecuador's London Embassy came up on a trip Manafort made to Quito in May 2017, three sources told the Times.
Assange and Wikileaks are also players in the investigations into Russian interference in the 2016 election.
L'annonce du retrait des 10 saisons de la sitcom à la fin 2018 avait créé un séisme chez les nombreux fans de la série. Une sacrée augmentation par rapport au tarif de 30 millions de dollars par an payé jusqu'à présent par Netflix .
Leicester go to Fulham in the Premier League tomorrow with Harry Maguire , struggling with a knee injury, set to miss out again. Ranieri has started life at Fulham with a 3-2 win over Southampton and a 2-0 defeat at west London rivals Chelsea on Sunday.
Ces films ont un point particulier: ces longs-métrages viennent tous du même auteur, en l'occurrence Stephen King . Cette fois-ci, c'est la chaîne HBO qui va adapter l'un des projets de l'auteur américain.
After the game, Elliott and Prescott pledged $21,000 donations to the Salvation Army , which the Cowboys have matched. They have 42 kettle sites, but they only have enough volunteers for about 20 of them.
Costa Rican officials arrested 32-year-old Bismark Espinosa Martinez, a guard at the resort near the Costa Rican capital. Martinez is expected to spend the next three months behind bars on what's known as a preventive sentence in Costa Rica.
Claude Puel completed a successful few days for Leicester with their 2-0 win over Watford at the King Power Stadium on Saturday. Watford fans unveiled a banner that said "Thank you Vichai for allowing us all to dream".
And without a huge change of direction, Greenland "will melt more and more for every degree of warming", Mr Trusel warned. Instead, it forms distinct icy bands that stack up in layers of densely packed ice over time.
In the match, Marouane Fellaini was spotted pulling Matteo Guendouzi's hair, which caused a reaction on social media. The Belgian was subsequently reprimanded by referee Andre Marriner but somehow managed to escape a booking.
As the user picks up a room, they will be able to walk up to the paintings to study them in detail and learn more about them. While viewing paintings on smartphones is no big deal, it still won't be equal to give the feel of being in a museum.
Alcohol-specific deaths among women reach record high
Karen Tyrell, from charity Addaction , said people should remember how excessive alcohol use is often a coping mechanism. When people make a decision to address an alcohol problem, it's a route in to look at other issues too.
Can the Cowboys beat the Eagles - again - in Week 14?
The Cowboys are coming off of a 13-10 victory over the 10-2 Saints on Thursday, but they are winners of four straight. It's pretty much win-or-go-home for two division rivals on Sunday, when first place in the NFC East is up for grabs.
Infant liquid ibuprofen sold at Walmart, CVS & Family Dollar
The recall products are labeled to contain 50 mg of Ibuprofen per 1.25 mL. "Tinnitus, headache and gastrointestinal bleeding". Tris Pharma said the product was used as a pain reliever or fever reducer, and was packaged in 0.5 ounce bottles.