Category Archives: Russia

Russian officials defend Flynn, say admin may be infected with ‘Russophobia’

Tuesday a Russian official said that the resignation of President Trump’s national security adviser may show early signs that the administration has been “infected” by anti-Russian feelings, Reuters reported.

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Trump, GOP lawmakers eye ‘illegal’ leaks in wake of Flynn resignation

The leak has to be someone sitting in on all those meetings. perhaps when he’s talking to world leaders on the phone, no one else should be in the room. Since Michael Flynn’s resignation as national security adviser, President Trump and Republican allies on Capitol Hill are turning their attention to the potentially “illegal” leaks that …

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Trump voices hope Russia can help in fight against ISIS

President Donald Trump told Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly that he does “respect” Russian President Vladimir Putin, but that respect does not mean they’ll get along.  O’Reilly asked Trump why he respects Putin — a former KGB officer who is known to have had his enemies killed.

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Trump call to Putin could include discussion about future relations, sanctions

Saturday President Trump and Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin will  have their first official contact — a much anticipate talk about future relations between two world powers with a complicate history, including recent reports that Putin and Russia tried to influence the 2016 White House race for Trump.

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Sanctions on table ahead of US-Putin call

Saturday President Donald Trump and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin will speak by telephone according to the White House and the Kremlin. The two world leaders are expected to discuss bilateral affairs and national security in the first call since Mr Trump’s inauguration.

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Putin, Trump plan weekend phone chat

President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin are scheduled Saturday to have their first phone call since Trump became president, White House sources told Fox News.

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US under Trump won’t send a delegation to Syria talks

The Trump administration has decided against sending a U.S. delegation to Kazakhstan for talks on the war in Syria, despite receiving a formal invitation from the Kazakh government with the backing of Russia and Turkey, the State Department said Saturday.

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Putin: Those who leaked Trump dossier ‘worse than prostitutes’

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday called Donald Trump’s political enemies “worse than prostitutes” for disseminating a dubiously-sourced dossier last week alleging a relationship between Trump and the Kremlin. Boy he hit the nail on the head with this one. 😉

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CIA’s Brennan warns Trump, says he doesn’t ‘fully understand’ Russia threat

Sunday Outgoing CIA Director John Brennan had some sharp criticism and warnings for Donald Trump, saying the incoming president doesn’t have a “full understanding” of Russia’s power and threat to the world.

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Kremlin counts days to Trump’s inauguration, blasts Obama

The Kremlin is counting the days to his inauguration and venting its anger at Barack Obama’s outgoing administration, no holds barred. Careful not to hurt chances for a thaw in U.S.-Russia relations, President Vladimir Putin and other Russian officials have deferred questions about their plans for future contacts with Trump and any agenda for those talks until …

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