US Senator John McCain criticised Mr Trump over the call.
The security briefing said in all capital letters, "DO NOT CONGRATULATE" Putin, but Trump called on his own to offer congratulations to the Russian president.
Trump congratulated President Putin on his March 18 re-election and emphasised the importance of denuclearising the Korean Peninsula, said a readout of the phone call.
Tensions between the Moscow and the West continues to mount amid worldwide concern over a nerve gas attack on a former Russian double agent living in England and questions about meddling in elections and attempting to hack infrastructure in the U.S.
Mr Ryan, who has supported the special counsel probe of Russian election meddling, did not elaborate on the assurances.
Trump spoke today with President Vladimir Putin of Russian Federation. "An American president does not lead the free world by congratulating dictators on winning sham elections", a statement issued by his office read.
Other Western leaders also called to congratulate Putin. Relations between the two countries instead have remained tense amid the allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election and the investigations of whether there was collusion between Trump's campaign and Russia.
The Kremlin noted that "in general, the conversation was constructive and businesslike and focused on overcoming the problems that have accumulated in Russian-US relations".
The White House had earlier indicated that no call with Putin was planned and the Russian leader played down talk of a rift. The election was tainted by reports of voting irregularities.
The statement says they also expressed satisfaction with the apparent easing of tensions over North Korea's weapons program.
The two leaders discussed the state of bilateral relations and resolved to continue dialogue about mutual national security priorities and challenges. Trump has said there was no collusion between his presidential campaign and Russians.
In a statement about the call between the two leaders, the Kremlin described diplomatic problems facing Russian Federation and the US and confirmed Putin's intent to meet with Trump.
Russian Federation is also facing huge pressure from Britain and its allies to explain how its former double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter were poisoned on British soil with a nerve agent the United Kingdom says is Soviet-designed.
"I think probably we'll be seeing President Putin in the not-too-distant future", he said.
"The United States once again calls for free and fair elections and stands with the people of Venezuela in their quest to restore their country to a full and prosperous democracy", Trump said at the time.
Sanders declined to pass judgment on those elections Monday.
McDougal is now the second woman pursuing legal action in order to be able to speak about an alleged affair with Trump . Ex-Playboy model, Karen McDougal , is suing to break her silence about an alleged affair she had with Donald Trump .
The Central Election Commission said that with about a third of the ballots counted, more than 73.1 percent were for Putin . Putin told supporters on Sunday that his landslide election win showed the "confidence and hope" of the Russian people.
It bought the startup LuxVue in 2014, and there have been many subsequent reports on how the purchase might be put to use. If it is successful in producing MicroLED screens , some of its suppliers will miss important business opportunities.
To prevent this from happening again, by April we will issue bright colored bag tags to customers traveling with in-cabin pets. United has said that the accident should have never occurred, and that "pets should never be placed in the overhead bin".
The Jets GM, Mike Maccagnan, managed to hold onto his 2019 first rounder, but was forced to surrender three second-round picks. They could go Barkley if Cleveland passes on him or they could go defensive end or just about any other direction.
Some 53 percent said May had responded well to the Salisbury attack, while 23 percent thought she had responded badly. Yulia Skripal flew to London from Russian Federation on March 3, according to counter-terrorism police.
The Jaguars have revamped their offense this season, and wide receiver Allen Hurns is set to become the latest roster casualty. With Anderson in a tenuous legal situation, the Jets have recently done their homework on free agent wide receivers.
The Haralson County School District said schools would be closed Tuesday due to storm damage "throughout our community". Highs are predicted in the lower 50s, and wind gusts as strong as 30 miles per hour are likely, along with rain.
Sex and the City star Cynthia Nixon has announced she is launching a bid for NY governor in the upcoming Democratic primary. According to The New York Times , Cuomo's name was mentioned 163 times during Joseph Percoco's eight-week federal trial.
She said he invited her to the house with the claim he was throwing a wrap party, but when she arrived, they were alone. At the time, Dadis had recently moved to the USA from the Netherlands and was pursuing an acting career.
Documents do not show that Cruz was ever committed, nor is it known why Peterson did not act on his own recommendation. The law allows a law enforcement officer such as Peterson to initiate commitment under the Baker Act.
Comedian John Oliver likes exactly one thing about Vice President Mike Pence - his family's pet rabbit, Marlon Bundo . James Dobson and organizations like Focus on the Family connect the VP to the practices most vocal supporters.
Trump Trade War - Seoul warns of impact on nuclear talks
She said that "The timing is bad, the measure is bad for the USA and Korea going together on the North Korean nuclear issue". It's a plan US companies say will mean pricier clothes, shoes and toys as well as other everyday products "made in China ".
First Lawsuit Filed After Miami Bridge Collapse
Morgan said that since the collapse, he has heard of a voicemail in which someone reported seeing a crack in the bridge. The transcription is below and audio is available HERE: "Hey Tom, this is Denney Pate with FIGG bridge engineers ".
Yamuna Expressway Accident: 3 doctors from AIIMS killed
The rest of the two resident doctors suffered minor injuries including fractures in the spine, ribs and hips, they said. All of them were travelling in a silver coloured SUV, which crashed into a canter around 2.30 AM in the morning.