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    Donald Trump press secretary says sanctions on Russia may be too harsh
    Jan02

    Donald Trump press secretary says sanctions on Russia may be too harsh

    A top aide to President-elect Donald Trump said the White House may have disproportionately punished Russia by ordering the expulsion of 35 suspected Russian spies. …read more Source: Global...

    Obama boosted White House tech, Trump sees risks – USA TODAY
    Jan02

    Obama boosted White House tech, Trump sees risks – USA TODAY

    USA TODAY Obama boosted White House tech, Trump sees risksUSA TODAYWASHINGTON – As Barack Obama began preparing to leave office, the first smartphone-toting U.S. president ordered his team to upgrade the White House’s aging technology for his successor. New computers were purchased and faster internet was installed …Trump aide says US...

    World › 35 Russian diplomats leave U.S.
    Jan02

    World › 35 Russian diplomats leave U.S.

    The State Department is confirming that the 35 Russian diplomats President Barack Obama ordered out of the country have departed the United States. Obama expelled the diplomats, saying they were really spies, and ordered new sanctions on Russian spy agencies for alleged Russian hacking of political sites during the presidential… …read more...

    Spicer hints Obama’s Russian sanctions ‘politically motivated’ – Fox News
    Jan02

    Spicer hints Obama’s Russian sanctions ‘politically motivated’ – Fox News

    Fox News Spicer hints Obama’s Russian sanctions ‘politically motivated’Fox NewsSean Spicer, the incoming White House communications director, suggested Sunday that President Obama’s imposing Russian sanctions related to email hacking was politically motivated, considering China recently did far worse without...

    State Department: 35 Russian Diplomats Leave US
    Jan02

    State Department: 35 Russian Diplomats Leave US

    The State Department is confirming that the 35 Russian diplomats President Barack Obama ordered out of the country have departed the United States. Obama expelled the diplomats, saying they were really spies, and ordered new sanctions on Russian spy agencies for alleged Russian hacking of political sites during the presidential election. Obama...

    Trump aide says U.S. sanctions on Russia may be disproportionate
    Jan02

    Trump aide says U.S. sanctions on Russia may be disproportionate

    WASHINGTON – A top aide to President-elect Donald Trump said in an interview aired on Sunday that the White House may have disproportionately punished Russia by ordering the expulsion of 35 suspected Russian spies. Incoming White House press… …read more Source:...

    State Department: 35 Russian diplomats leave US
    Jan01

    State Department: 35 Russian diplomats leave US

    WASHINGTON — The State Department is confirming that the 35 Russian diplomats President Barack Obama ordered out of the country have departed the United States. Obama expelled the diplomats, saying they were really spies, and ordered new sanctions on Russian spy agencies for alleged Russian hacking of political sites during the presidential...

    Senator McCain: US ‘Must Stand Up to Vladimir Putin’
    Jan01

    Senator McCain: US ‘Must Stand Up to Vladimir Putin’

    Republican Senator John McCain said on Sunday the United States could only improve its relations with Russia by taking a tough stance with President Putin, calling for stronger sanctions against Moscow. On a tour of the Baltic states, Ukraine and Georgia, McCain and other senators assured the former Soviet-dominated countries that the United...

    Trump Casts New Doubt on US Claim Russia Meddled in Election
    Jan01

    Trump Casts New Doubt on US Claim Russia Meddled in Election

    WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald Trump is casting new doubt on the U.S. intelligence conclusion that Russia meddled in the presidential election through computer hacking, a finding that led President Barack Obama to impose sanctions on Russian spy agencies last week and expel 35 diplomats he said were spies. Trump, in a tuxedo for a New...

    Trump aide says U.S. sanctions on Russia may be disproportionate
    Jan01

    Trump aide says U.S. sanctions on Russia may be disproportionate

    A top aide to President-elect Donald Trump said in an interview aired on Sunday that the White House may have disproportionately punished Russia by ordering the expulsion of 35 suspected Russian spies. Incoming White House press secretary Sean Spicer said on ABC’s “This Week” that Trump will be asking questions of U.S. intelligence agencies...