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There was no classified info at Mar-a-Lago dinner, White House says

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump ate dinner with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife Akie Abe, right, at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Fla., on Friday.
President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump ate dinner with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife Akie Abe, right, at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Fla., on Friday. Susan Walsh/AP

A White House spokesman says no classified material was discussed publicly at the Mar-a-Lago resort over the weekend.

Sean Spicer says President DonaldTrump was briefed in a classified room after North Korea’s latest missile test Saturday. Trump drew scrutiny after social media posts appeared to show Trump conducting national security business in an area accessible to the public.

Spicer says Trump was briefed before and after dinner Saturday. But he says that during dinner Trump and U.S. and Japanese officials were discussing plans for a press conference later that night.

Spicer says the activity at dinner was ‘‘literally a discussion of logistics.’’

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