However, the eve of his return brought the biggest story to date: A Washington Post report Friday about Kushner's alleged proposal to the Russians to create a secret channel out of earshot of U.S. spymasters.
Reuters reported Friday that Kushner had at least three previously undisclosed contacts with Kislyak past year, including two phone calls between April and November.
The backchannel was never established.
Jared Kushner is a person of interest in the FBI's investigation into his role in setting up communications between the Trump campaign and the Russians.
The wider investigation into Russia's alleged election meddling is being led by Robert Mueller, a respected former FBI director who was given broad powers to pursue the case as a special counsel after Trump abruptly fired Comey on May 9. "It's bad for the prospects of calm at the White House".
"Mr. Kushner participated in thousands of calls in this time period", attorney Jamie Gorelick said. It is conceivable, though, that Mr Kislyak was exaggerating or misunderstood what was said. Flynn apparently would have been the USA point person, the source said.
White House aides prepared for potential changes ahead, with the president mulling a staff overhaul amid frustrations over what he views as his communication team's failures to push back against allegations.
U.S. investigators would have been intrigued to see then-candidate Trump's son-in-law meeting with Russians. That aide, Raffel, traveled overseas with him to Riyadh, Jerusalem and Rome.
"He needs to answer for what was happening at the time", Booker said. And the pool of people in New York City eager to come to his defense has shrunk.
As for Mr Kushner, he is apparently not looking to reduce his role as part of Mr Trump's team but he is said to have become increasingly tired of the scrutiny he has been placed under.
Mr. Kushner is a senior adviser to the President and is influential in policy matters.
"Kushner not going anywhere, I'm told".
The negative headlines have sparked speculation of a White House shake-up. The issue of Kushner "is not one that he's spending time with on this trip". This official said Kushner will keep his head down and stay focused on his work.
The news about Kushner, whose face blanketed cable news on Saturday, overshadowed Trump's foreign trip on its final day. The administration also considers to significantly change the frequency and format of the press briefings, according to the newspaper.
On Saturday, Trump's national security adviser, H.R. McMaster told the Washington Post that he "would not be concerned" about the existence of a clandestine communication line between Trump's team and Russian Federation, though he refused to comment specifically on the developing allegations against Kushner.
Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said he didn't know if the news reports were true but described back-channel communications as a "good thing".
"We're not going to comment on Jared, we're just not going to comment", said Gary Cohn, Trump's chief economic adviser, during a press conference in Italy as a G7 summit wound down.
Another official noted that it was Kushner's conversations with foreign officials during the transition that allowed him to form relationships with the Saudis and pull off a successful first foreign trip for Trump. "If it's been publicly reported that he met with Russians, and the investigation has to do with administration officials meeting with Russians, well, then, they'll probably want to talk to everybody".
In light of that need for roster enhancement, this could have been the last parquet party for a fair number of those in uniform. The deficit reached a peak of 37 points, the second worst under Brad Stevens to the 50-point lead the Cavs reached in Game 2.
Short is Exeter's top try-scorer this season, scoring 11 tries in the Premiership and going over 14 times in all competitions. The game also marked England worldwide Danny Cipriani's return to Wasps after he rejoined from Sale Sharks over the summer.
The 32-year-old had played only 37 minutes all season after coming off the bench in last weekend's win against Everton. Whatever the future holds for Wenger, he said the current Arsenal team can look forward with optimism.
There were other complications with the one-page special session agreement hurriedly drafted Monday among the state's top leaders. On Wednesday, the House approved bills for taxes, education and transportation, with senators doing the same with taxes.
MEMORIAL DAY MONDAY: Partly cloudy skies will develop for Memorial Day Monday, with a high temperature of 79 degrees. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except for higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
James had earlier been whistled for his fourth foul with nearly seven minutes left in the first half, sending him to the bench. The Cavaliers outscored the Celtics 65-42 in the second half, thanks to Irving's playoff career high in points.
Trump has called the investigation of his presidential campaign's ties with Russian Federation a "witch hunt". The paper said the comments came from the White House's written account of the Oval Office meeting.
Sixty-four people are still hospitalized, Jon Rouse of the Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership said Wednesday. France, which has repeatedly been hit by devastating militant attacks since 2015, extended emergency powers.
Abedi spent time in Libya before the attack and transited through Istanbul and Dusseldorf airports on his way back to Britain. She said: "The public should be clear about what this means - a threat level of severe means an attack is highly likely".
One of the few times Gustafsson didn't just evade Teixeira's lunge was in the third round, when he almost finished the fight. He went into the fifth round against Glover Teixeira on Sunday but didn't require the judges.
Indian army Tuesday claimed it had damaged some Pakistani army posts on LoC and described it as "punitive fire assaults". Two groups of terrorists managed to cross the LoC even during winter when the mountain passes were covered with snow.
Mosul civilians in 'grave danger' as ISIS resists Iraqi forces
The move is an abrupt shift from past instructions that have mostly told civilians to stay in place until the fighting is over. The enclave covers mainly the Old City centre and three adjacent districts alongside the western bank of the Tigris river.
Cleveland Cavaliers reach the NBA Finals
He also added eight rebounds, eight assists and three steals as the Cavs romped to a 135-102 victory and a 4-1 series win. LeBron and Kyrie combined for 28 third-quarter points, with Irving going for 13 points and four assists in the frame.
Intel spat adds to Israeli concerns about Trump visit
The wall is in the Old City, a part of east Jerusalem , which the US and most of the world consider to be occupied territory. Trump said as a candidate he would move the embassy to Jerusalem , but now says he's studying the issue.
JEE Advanced tomorrow, more than 2500 to appear in Odisha
The previous year, many students and teachers said that components of the JEE (Advanced) were particularly challenging. The paper contained a mix of single choice, multiple correct choice and passage type single choice question.
Steven Mnuchin at G7: 'We don't want to be protectionist'
Another senior official from the delegation said, "Each one of us is following developments in USA tax policy very closely". The aim for the G7 and central bankers on Saturday is to join forces to fight the growing threat of worldwide cyber attacks.
'Foiling' America's Cup due to set sail Saturday in Bermuda
Showing all of his class and experience, Oracle skipper Jimmy Spithill refused to give in and gradually clawed his way back. Crewmen on SoftBank Team Japan had to leap clear of Ainslie's port hull as it crashed onto their starboard hull.
Wenger seeks solace in quest for seventh FA Cup
A game of football or a concert is a moment that you must live with passion and enthusiasm. "I just want to enjoy my football". He can think what he wants. "For this reason, I hope to see a great game and all my players trying to win for us", Conte said.
Next stop for Trump is Israel, in pursuit of 'ultimate deal'
Trump is expected to become the first sitting U.S. president to visit the Western Wall , the holiest site where Jews can pray. His nine-day trip through the Middle East and Europe ends on Saturday after visits to the Vatican, Brussels and Sicily.
Trump Voters Lean to Russia as Ally Over Others
More than two thirds, 68 percent, said that Russian interference in the election is "very important" or "somewhat important". According to the survey, the president's job approval rating declined to 45 percent now from 49 percent in March.