Washington( CNN) DemocraticSen Richard Blumenthal called President Donald Trump's choice to disregard United States knowledge that Russia meddled in the 2016 United States political elections “a denial of truth.”

A readout of the telephone call in between both leaders launched by the White House stated rather both talked about subjects consisting of North Korea as well as United States business economics.

” I invite the President of the United States having friendly the connection with Russia as well as collaboration with Russia when it involves North Korea or Syria,” Blumenthal stated. “Butthe President has actually resisted the unbiased truth that Russia meddled in the 2016 political elections.”