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    German Officials See No Sign of Election Hacking Yet
    Sep21

    German Officials See No Sign of Election Hacking Yet

    BERLIN – German officials say there’s no sign of concerted cyberattacks aimed at influencing the outcome of the country’s upcoming election, but warned Wednesday against giving the all-clear yet. Security officials have warned over the past year that the Russian government in particular might attempt to destabilize Germany by...

    At UN, Trump Threatens ‘Total Destruction’ of North Korea
    Sep20

    At UN, Trump Threatens ‘Total Destruction’ of North Korea

    UNITED NATIONS – President Donald Trump, in a combative debut speech to the U.N. General Assembly, threatened the “total destruction'” of North Korea if the nation’s “Rocket man” leader does not abandon his drive toward nuclear weapons. Trump, who has ramped up his rhetoric throughout the escalating crisis with North...

    At UN, Trump Threatens ‘Total Destruction’ of North Korea
    Sep20

    At UN, Trump Threatens ‘Total Destruction’ of North Korea

    UNITED NATIONS – President Donald Trump, in a combative debut speech to the U.N. General Assembly, threatened the “total destruction'” of North Korea if the nation’s “Rocket man” leader does not abandon his drive toward nuclear weapons. Trump, who has ramped up his rhetoric throughout the escalating crisis with North...

    NATO Chief Says 2 Experts to Attend Russia-Belarus War Games 
    Aug25

    NATO Chief Says 2 Experts to Attend Russia-Belarus War Games 

    WARSAW – NATO’s chief says the military alliance will send two experts to attend Russia’s war games with Belarus, after Minsk invited them to take part. The war games, known as Zapad (West in Russian) and starting on Sept. 14, have raised tensions between NATO and Russia. Zapad will see thousands of troops and equipment from Russia...

    Trump Says He Wasn’t Being Serious in Remarks About Putin
    Aug12

    Trump Says He Wasn’t Being Serious in Remarks About Putin

    BEDMINSTER – President Donald Trump said he was not being serious when he thanked Russian President Vladimir Putin for ordering a drastic reduction in the number of U.S. diplomatic employees and saving the U.S. significant cash. “Absolutely, I think you know that,” Trump told reporters Friday when asked about the comments he made a...

    Controversial Film About Russian Czar Cleared for Release

    MOSCOW – A historical film about the last Russian czar’s affair with a ballerina has been cleared for release, the Culture Ministry said Thursday, a decision that follows months of disputes and angry calls for its ban. “Matilda,” which describes Nicholas II’s relationship with Matilda Kshesinskaya, has drawn virulent...

    FBI Agents Searched Former Trump Campaign Chair’s Home
    Aug09

    FBI Agents Searched Former Trump Campaign Chair’s Home

    WASHINGTON – FBI agents have searched one of the homes of President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, whose past foreign political work has been swept into the investigations into Russian interference in the 2016 election. A Manafort spokesman confirmed the search Wednesday. Manafort spokesman Jason Maloni said in a...

    2 Members of Russian Punk Band Pussy Riot briefly detained
    Aug07

    2 Members of Russian Punk Band Pussy Riot briefly detained

    MOSCOW – Two members of the Russian feminist punk band Pussy Riot were briefly detained Monday after rallying for the release of a Ukrainian filmmaker outside his Siberian prison. During Sunday’s protest in Yakutsk where Oleg Sentsov is serving his sentence, the band members unfurled a banner on a nearby bridge that read “Free...

    U.S. to Respond by Sept. 1 to Russia’s Expulsion of Diplomats
    Aug07

    U.S. to Respond by Sept. 1 to Russia’s Expulsion of Diplomats

    The Trump administration has yet to decide how to respond to Russia’s move to expel hundreds of American diplomats, but plans to deliver a response to Moscow by Sept. 1, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Monday. A day after sitting down in the Philippines with Russia’s top diplomat, Tillerson said he’d asked...

    GOP Senators Reject Trump’s Blaming Congress for Russia Rift
    Aug03

    GOP Senators Reject Trump’s Blaming Congress for Russia Rift

    WASHINGTON – Republican senators said Thursday that President Donald Trump was wrong to blame Congress for deteriorating relations with Russia. Lawmakers instead faulted Russia for allegedly meddling in last year’s U.S. elections and for its interventions in other countries. “I was shocked by that,” conservative Sen. Pat Toomey,...

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