Putin says latest US sanctions senseless
Calls restrictions “counterproductive…, especially against such country as Russia.”
Russian secret spilling site “Dossier” steps into spotlight
Exiled former energy executive who funds website hopes to gather enough actionable information on Kremlin’s leadership.
US senators privately reassure European allies on NATO support
Commitment was made in closed door meeting between NATO diplomats and bipartisan Senate group.
Trump asserts Russia not targeting US, contradicting intel
Asked in Cabinet meeting if Russian hackers were still targeting the US and president answered “no”.
Trump blames ‘double negative’ for furor over Putin meeting
He appeared to be trying to squirm out of trouble by saying he misspoke.
Trump’s ‘America First’ morphs into ‘Me First’: analysis
Putin faced no pushback from Trump over the election allegations or a long list of other Kremlin actions.
The Trump-Putin summit: A stooge at work?
Plenty of opportunity to confront the Russian president, but he didn’t. Why?
Trump blasted for Putin pandering summit, appearing weak
Viewed as an unprecedented embrace of a man isolated by the US, Western allies for actions in Ukraine, Syria and beyond.
US intel chief stands by assessment of Russian meddling
Will continue to provide unvarnished and objective intelligence in support of US national security: Coats
US says Russia’s return to fold ‘inevitable’ as summit looms
Preparations underway for Putin and US president to meet next month for a summit in Europe.
Putin and Erdogan to launch Turkey’s 1st nuclear reactor
Turkey and Russia have put aside traditional rivalries and differences on regional issues to forge closer ties.
Russian troll farm took swipes at Canadian targets: oil, Trudeau
More than 9,000 online posts, an unspecified number about the Canada-US Keystone XL pipeline.
Putin boasts of new weapons, vows to boost living Russian standards
Speech was timed to closely precede the March 18 election, in which he’s set to easily win a fourth term.