Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell made no statement immediately after the indictments were announced at the Justice Department.
A US official said Trump would be ready to talk about New Start if Putin raised it, but it was not a big USA priority. The indictment is part of Special Counsel Robert S. Mueller III's investigation into potential collision between members of the Trump campaign and Russian officials.
Among the Twitter reactions: Top Democrats are demanding that Trump call off the Putin summit - and not always in the most pleasant language. It accuses them of covertly monitoring the computers of dozens of Democratic officials and volunteers, implanting malicious computer code known as malware and using spearphishing emails to gain control of the accounts of people associated with the Clinton campaign.
Putin won re-election for six more years in March with opposition leader Alexei Navalny barred from running on what he says was a false pretext.
"This was an Obama disaster", Trump said.
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He added: "Today we are talking trade, we are talking military".
"GRU officers who knowingly and intentionally conspired with each other, and with persons known and known to the Grand Jury (collectively the "Conspirators"), to gain unauthorized access (to "hack") into the computers of USA persons and entities involved in the 2016 US presidential election, steal documents from those computers, and stage releases of the stolen documents to interfere with the 2016 USA presidential election", says the Justice Department.
Other accusations, denied by Moscow, include that it meddled in US and European politics, supplied the weapon that shot down a passenger plane in 2014 over Ukraine and tried to kill a former Russian spy in Britain this year with a nerve agent. "And unfortunately there was a story that was done, which was generally fine, but it didn't put in what I said about the prime minister, and I said tremendous things". But he predicted Putin wouldn't confess.
"I don't think you'll have any 'Gee, I did it, I did it, you got me,"' Trump said. "I will absolutely firmly ask the question".
"If he does do this meeting he should do nothing less than hand Putin these indictments and the previous indictments and demand immediate extradition of all the individuals", Mr. Perez said.
Asked if he could accept Russia's annexation with Crimea and still get along with Putin, he said, 'When it comes to Crimea, there's nothing much I have to say about it other than we will look at that just like I'm looking at many disasters that I've taken over'.
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In the run-up to the Trump-Putin summit, revisit Putin's early meetings with these three former American presidents in these excerpts drawn from Putin's Revenge.
But as long as other major Western democracies - Britain, France and Germany, in particular - are bought into North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, it will remain strategically important to the U.S.
No one would deny that personal relationships between leaders can be important in foreign relations.
"The president's task is to reverse his disturbing tendency to show America's adversaries the deference and esteem that should be reserved for our closest allies", McCain said.
"You never know but let's see, perhaps there will be a conversation about concrete visits to Moscow or to Washington", Kremlin aide Yuri Ushakov told reporters on Friday, calling the summit "the main event of the summer".
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