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    Trump under fire for saying he respects ‘killer’ Putin
    Feb05

    Trump under fire for saying he respects ‘killer’ Putin

    US President Donald Trump speaks with reporters on board Air Force One before departing from Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland, on February 3, 2017 © AFP/File / Mandel NganPalm Beach, United States, Feb 5 – President Donald Trump drew fire from Republicans and Democrats alike Sunday, after he defended a softer stance on Russia, playing down...

    Mike Pence: Future Of Russia Sanctions Remains Uncertain
    Feb05

    Mike Pence: Future Of Russia Sanctions Remains Uncertain

    Vice President Mike Pence said the Trump administration is “very troubled by the increased hostilities over the past week in eastern Ukraine,” but suggested the future of sanctions against Russia would ultimately hinge “on how the Russians respond in the days ahead.”At least 33 people were killed last week in a surge of violence between...

    Fragile ceasefire returns to Ukraine
    Feb05

    Fragile ceasefire returns to Ukraine

    (ChinaPost.com.tw) – Fighting subsided around a flash point Ukrainian town on Sunday following a week-long surge in violence that prompted U.S. President Donald Trump to pledge to help bring peace to Europe’s backyard. …read more Source: The China...

    Asked about Putin, Trump says U.S. isn’t ‘so innocent’
    Feb05

    Asked about Putin, Trump says U.S. isn’t ‘so innocent’

    President Donald Trump said he respects Vladimir Putin, and when an interviewer called the Russian leader “a killer,” Trump said the United States has many of them. “What do you think? Our country’s so innocent?” he told Fox’s Bill O’Reilly in an excerpt released by the network. The president’s interview was to air Sunday...

    Trump under fire for saying he respects ‘killer’ Putin
    Feb05

    Trump under fire for saying he respects ‘killer’ Putin

    President Donald Trump drew fire from Republicans and Democrats alike on Sunday, after he defended a softer stance on Russia, playing down political assassinations and Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine. …read more Source: Channel...

    Trump’s first big test with Putin harkens back to one of the most controversial elements of his campaign
    Feb05

    Trump’s first big test with Putin harkens back to one of the most controversial elements of his campaign

    The Russian aggression in Ukraine has so far been met with silence by President Donald Trump himself. …read more Source: Business...

    Trump says he respects ‘killer’ Putin
    Feb05

    Trump says he respects ‘killer’ Putin

    President Donald Trump has rebuffed calls for a tougher stance on Russia, playing down political assassinations inside the country and Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine. Trump — now two weeks into his… …read more Source:...

    Republicans denounce Trump’s defense of ‘killer’ Putin
    Feb05

    Republicans denounce Trump’s defense of ‘killer’ Putin

    Donald Trump’s defense of Vladimir Putin’s homicidal history isn’t sitting well with fellow Republicans.Three Republican senators and several other conservatives were quick to condemn or distance themselves from the president seeming to put Putin on equal standing with the United States when it comes to killing.In a pre-taped...

    Marco Rubio Disagrees With Donald Trump: ‘We Are Not The Same As Putin’
    Feb05

    Marco Rubio Disagrees With Donald Trump: ‘We Are Not The Same As Putin’

    Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) on Sunday gently expressed his disagreement with President Donald Trump over his defense of Russian President Vladimir Putin.During an interview with Fox News that is scheduled to air later Sunday prior to the Super Bowl, Trump dismissed host Bill O’Reilly’s characterization of Putin as “killer,” suggesting...

    Unpredictable Trump foreign policy may test U.S. spy alliances
    Feb05

    Unpredictable Trump foreign policy may test U.S. spy alliances

    WASHINGTON — Donald Trump’s unpredictable foreign policy could hamper long-standing U.S. intelligence-sharing partnerships as countries react to a president who seeks closer ties to Russia and is unafraid to offend American allies by cracking down on immigration or getting angry with friendly leaders. Veteran spies say intelligence...