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John Kelly Was Apparently Sad About His Breakfast At Trump's NATO Meeting And It Showed

"He was expecting a full breakfast and there were only pastries and cheese."

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While the cameras were running, the president of the United States said Germany is "totally controlled by Russia."

"Germany is totally controlled by Russia," Pres. Trump tells NATO Secretary General Stoltenberg as they sit down together for bilateral breakfast ahead of Brussels summit. https://t.co/CmyplgrxzN https://t.co/6RnFk8Drgs

Obviously, this post is focusing on only a small part of the president's remarks at the breakfast meeting and the reactions it prompted. For a full breakdown of why Trump said what he did and all of the associated facts, here's the BuzzFeed News story that breaks it down.

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This is not the first time Kelly's had some ~interesting~ expressions while listening to the commander-in-chief.

So, John Kelly's face here. https://t.co/h8hzWY6D90

However, this time around, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders assured the Washington Post that Kelly's apparent displeasure was due to the breakfast options.

In a statement to The Post, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said, "[Kelly] was displeased because he was expecting a full breakfast and there were only pastries and cheese." https://t.co/azDbYtgy20

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Ellie Hall is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in Washington, DC.

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