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    Trump says Putin ‘means it’ with election meddling denials (Updated)
    Nov12

    Trump says Putin ‘means it’ with election meddling denials (Updated)

    DANANG, Vietnam: President Donald Trump said Saturday he believes Vladimir Putin is being sincere when he denies meddling in the US election that propelled Trump to power, adding that the Russian leader felt “very insulted” by the allegations. But in Washington, the director of the CIA said he stood by the US intelligence...

    Trump calls Putin sincere, ex-US intelligence heads ‘hacks’
    Nov12

    Trump calls Putin sincere, ex-US intelligence heads ‘hacks’

    By Jonathan Lemire and Jill Colvin | Associated Press HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Days before returning home from a whirlwind trip to Asia, President Donald Trump was back on the defensive over Russian election meddling, saying he considers President Vladimir Putin’s denials sincere, dismissing former U.S. intelligence officials as “political...

    Report: The Podesta Group, which is under scrutiny in Mueller’s investigation, to shut down
    Nov12

    Report: The Podesta Group, which is under scrutiny in Mueller’s investigation, to shut down

    The Podesta group, a lobbying firm co-founded by Tony Podesta and John Podesta — Hillary Clinton’s 2016 campaign chairman — will shutter its doors by the end of the year, according to a new report. What’s going on? After special counsel Robert Mueller’s indictment against former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort and staffer...

    5 Ukraine tanks on way
    Nov12

    5 Ukraine tanks on way

    A new batch of five more tanks from Ukraine will be delivered late this month as the Royal Thai Army has so far received 31 of the Ukraine-made T84 Oplot tanks, according to an army source. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Trump trusts Putin’s denials on meddling
    Nov12

    Trump trusts Putin’s denials on meddling

    US President Donald Trump said he believed President Vladimir Putin when he denied accusations Russia meddled in last year’s US election despite US intelligence agencies’ conclusion of Russian interference. Trump made the comment after he and Putin met briefly at a summit in Vietnam yesterday and agreed on a statement supporting a...

    Donald Trump: Putin’s Manchurian Idiot
    Nov11

    Donald Trump: Putin’s Manchurian Idiot

    President Donald Trump shakes hands with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G20 Summit at the G20 Summit, Friday, July 7, 2017, in Hamburg. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) “Every time he sees me he says, ‘I didn’t do that,’ and I really believe when he tells me that he means it. “ On Air Force One on Saturday President Donald Trump spoke...

    The best reporting on Paul Manafort, Rick Gates, and, of course, George Papadopoulos
    Nov11

    The best reporting on Paul Manafort, Rick Gates, and, of course, George Papadopoulos

    Paul Manafort (Credit: AP/Matt Rourke) Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort, his protégé Rick Gates and the less well-known Trump campaign foreign policy adviser George Papadopoulos have all faced scrutiny before Monday. Here are our favorite stories on them. The Quiet American, Slate, April 28, 2016 “Manafort has spent a career working on...

    Peskov: Putin and Trump discuss Ukraine
    Nov11

    Peskov: Putin and Trump discuss Ukraine

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    Trump says he believes Putin’s election meddling denials
    Nov11

    Trump says he believes Putin’s election meddling denials

    US president Donald Trump Saturday said he believes Vladimir Putin’s assurances that he did not meddle in US elections that propelled him to power, adding the Russian leader felt “very insulted” by the allegations. Trump, whose key former aides are under a US investigation for alleged collaboration with the Kremlin, said he...

    Trump chooses Putin’s word over the US intelligence community — again
    Nov11

    Trump chooses Putin’s word over the US intelligence community — again

    “I really believe that when he tells me that, he means it.” President Donald Trump just sided with Russian President Vladimir Putin over the US intelligence community. That’s because in one of their conversations during an international summit in Vietnam, Putin denied that Russia interfered in the 2016 presidential election — and Trump...