This account of the previously undisclosed conversation comes from a senior administration official familiar with what was said, who spoke anonymously due to the sensitive nature of the discussions.
Despite rejections of his idea by his top aides, Trump pushed back.
He also reportedly praised the United States invasions of Grenada and Panama in the 1980s, and viewed both military operations as a success.
In August previous year, President Trump raised fears of a nuclear war when he threatened North Korea with "fire and fury", at a time when the idea of him shaking hands with Kim Jong Un still sounded like a bad joke.
The public remarks were initially dismissed in USA policy circles as the sort of martial bluster people have come to expect from the reality TV star turned commander in chief. One of them was Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos, while the identities of the other leaders are not known.
Elon Musk offers to help Thailand's government with cave rescue
The paper reported that a year ago , after a devastating hurricane hit Puerto Rico, the government there asked Musk for help . He also said he could send Tesla's commercial Powerpack batteries or water pumps to help remove water from the flooded cave.
A month later, during a dinner with other Latin American leaders on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly meeting in NY, the reporting says that Trump - despite warnings not to do so - once more brought up the subject. "My staff told me not to say this", Trump said, before going around the table asking Latin American leaders if they were all sure that the USA shouldn't invade.
He then went around asking each leader if they were sure they did not want a military solution, according to the official, who added that each leader told Mr Trump in clear terms they were sure.
Eventually, Gen. McMaster was able to persuade Mr Trump of how unsafe an invasion would be.
He is reported to have then raised the idea with several Latin American leaders following the meeting. But a National Security Council spokesman reiterated that the U.S. will consider all options at its disposal to help restore Venezuela's democracy and bring stability. This has not been the first time we heard POTUS ranting about taking military action against another country.
"Mind your own business and solve your own problems, Mr. Trump!" roared Nicolas Maduro Guerra, who is the son of the Venezuelan leader, speaking before the handpicked constituent assembly.
Even some of the staunchest USA allies were begrudgingly forced to side with Maduro in condemning Trump's saber rattling.
Leaving aside the obvious logistical difficulties of invading a country with roughly the same population levels as, for example, Iraq, Trump's rhetoric plays straight into Maduro's hands: The Venezuelan leader has consistently claimed that the protests which Venezuela has seen in wake of his sham election victory in May are part of a us -backed plot to oust him and seize Venezuela's oil. "The concern is that it raised expectations among Venezuelans, many of whom are waiting for an external actor to save them".
L'Assemblée Générale de la LNR a, en effet, voté à l'unanimité pour l'adoption de la nouvelle convention liant les deux entités. De nouvelles mesures favorisant la santé des joueurs seront appliquées chez les clubs professionnels dès la nouvelle saison.
According to the BBC , the 63-year-old musician underwent surgery in May to remove a "small but very aggressive" tumor. The singer-songwriter went under the knife in May, but made a decision to go ahead with his tour dates in June.
C'est l'équipe Enactus Esprit ICT qui a gagné la compétition nationale 2018 avec deux projets intéressants: E-scope et Jardrops . A l'issue de la compétition, trois équipes finalistes ont été désignées, Enactus Enetcom, Enactus Esprit ICT et Enactus ISI.
Four buildings were destroyed in the blasts that also injured at least 49 others in the town of Tultepec. The news agency noted that many residents in the area make a living by manufacturing homemade fireworks.
La patiente a dit avoir remarqué que ses ongles d'orteil s'étaient écaillés après avoir subi un tel traitement. Cette femme a décidé de consulter des dermatologues après avoir perdu spontanément six de ses ongles de pieds.
Sharif has previously described the court proceedings against him as politically motivated and a judicial witchhunt. Earlier, an accountability court sentenced Nawaz Sharif to ten years in prison and fined him eight million pounds.
His rolling on the field during a game against Serbia, after being knocked by an opponent, has become both a meme and a hashtag . Neymar's theatrics have generated intense discussion online during the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
She got into the vehicle and told him to leave. "I'm not a killer, but I do believe in defending what's mine", Booker-Hicks said. He's been charged with two counts of unlawful restraint and unauthorized use of a motor vehicle, police said .
Sherbrooke, Drummondville et Trois-Rivières auront toutes trois un nouveau point de ramassage du magasin Ikea. Ainsi, ils peuvent choisir de faire livrer un simple canapé ou encore une cuisine complète, et ce, pour 49 $.
Anthony Bourdain Leaves Most of His Money for Daughter in Will
People reports that the court will appoint a guardian to protect Ariane's interests in her father's estate because she is a minor. Both the New York Daily News and the New York Post cited documents from the Manhattan Surrogate's Court filed Thursday.
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There is no update on whether Holden and the unidentified woman are still talking or have plans to see one another again. Upon landing in Dallas, Blair took a photo of the pair walking closely together at the baggage claim area.
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Mais pour rejoindre le dernier carré de la compétition, il faut d'abord battre l'Uruguay , à 16 heures, en quart de finale. Kylian Mbappé , auteur d'un doublé au tour précédent face à l'Argentine , sera aligné titulaire par Didier Deschamps .
Wimbledon 2018 day three
The world number 11 made numerous unforced errors which allowed Rodina to come back into the match and take the first set. Williams was almost as good, losing just five of 32 points on her first serve in a 6-1, 6-4 win over Viktoriya Tomova.