WASHINGTON – The soccer ball that Vladimir Putin gave President Donald Trump might have had a bug in any case. Thought it’s not what you’re pondering.
Adidas says that individual ball is embedded with a microchip that accesses Adidas content material for show on smartphones.
After the Russian chief tossed it to Trump following their Finland summit, Sen. Lindsey Graham – a Putin critic – tweeted that he’d have it checked for listening gadgets.
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That’s precisely what the U.S. Secret Service has performed. A safety screening is customary for all items to the president.
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Trump stated he would give the red-and-white ball to his 12-year-old son, Barron, a soccer fan.
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Graham stated he’d “by no means permit it within the White Home.” The White Home had no replace Wednesday on the ball’s standing.