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    Trump asks Vladimir Putin multiple times about election meddling — here’s what Putin said
    Nov11

    Trump asks Vladimir Putin multiple times about election meddling — here’s what Putin said

    While in Vietnam for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit, President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin did not hold a formal meeting, but they did talk informally several times. During those conversations, Trump pressed the Russian leader on whether or not his country tried to meddle in the 2016 presidential election....

    Trump: Putin ‘Means It’ When He Says Russia Didn’t Interfere In U.S. Election
    Nov11

    Trump: Putin ‘Means It’ When He Says Russia Didn’t Interfere In U.S. Election

    HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — President Donald Trump said Russia’s Vladimir Putin once again vehemently denied interfering in the 2016 U.S. elections during their discussions on the sidelines of an economic summit Saturday. Trump declined to say whether he believed Putin, but made clear he’s not interested in dwelling on the issue. “He said...

    Putin’s Bridge to Crimea May Carry More Symbolism Than Traffic
    Nov11

    Putin’s Bridge to Crimea May Carry More Symbolism Than Traffic

    The $7 billion megaproject is likely to come more freighted with symbolism than traffic, cementing Russia’s claim to the peninsula and touting Russian engineering. …read more Source: The New York...

    Donald Trump: Vladimir Putin ‘Absolutely Did Not Meddle in Our Election’
    Nov11

    Donald Trump: Vladimir Putin ‘Absolutely Did Not Meddle in Our Election’

    (HANOI) — President Donald Trump said Russia’s Vladimir Putin once again vehemently denied interfering in the 2016 U.S. elections during their discussions on the sidelines of an economic summit Saturday. Trump declined to say whether he believed Putin, but made clear he’s not interested in dwelling on the issue. “He said he absolutely...

    Donald Trump tells reporters he accepts Putin’s denial on election meddling
    Nov11

    Donald Trump tells reporters he accepts Putin’s denial on election meddling

    President Trump said Saturday that he accepts Russian President Vladimir Putin’s denials about election meddling, and doesn’t want to press him further as he seeks Moscow’s help on global hot spots such as North Korea, Syria and Ukraine. Mr. Trump told reporters aboard Air Force One in Vietnam that he … …read more...

    Trump: Putin “means it” when he denies Russian election meddling
    Nov11

    Trump: Putin “means it” when he denies Russian election meddling

    Vladimir Putin; Donald Trump (Credit: AP/Alexei Nikolsky/Susan Walsh) President Donald Trump told reporters that when Russian President Vladimir Putin once again denied that Russia meddled in the 2016 election, his claims were sincere, but a Kremlin officials denied that the two discussed the topic. Speaking to reporters on Air Force One on...

    Trump sides with Putin over intelligence agencies on Russian meddling
    Nov11

    Trump sides with Putin over intelligence agencies on Russian meddling

    President Trump told reporters on Air Force One that he believes Vladimir Putin’s denials about election meddling, and doesn’t want to press further because he thinks the U.S. and Russia can work together on issues that include North Korea, Syria and Ukraine. Why it matters: American intelligence agencies, including the CIA, NSA, FBI...

    Trump sides with Putin over intelligence agencies on Russian meddling
    Nov11

    Trump sides with Putin over intelligence agencies on Russian meddling

    President Trump told reporters on Air Force One that he believes Vladimir Putin’s denials about election meddling, and doesn’t want to press further because he thinks the U.S. and Russia can work together on issues that include North Korea, Syria and Ukraine. Why it matters: American intelligence agencies, including the CIA, NSA, FBI...

    McCarthyism Inc: Introducing the Counter-Terror ‘Experts’ Hyping the Russian Threat to Undermine Free Speech
    Nov11

    McCarthyism Inc: Introducing the Counter-Terror ‘Experts’ Hyping the Russian Threat to Undermine Free Speech

    Revelations about Russia’s use of social media in the 2016 elections are being used as a pretext for suppressing dissent by some dubious characters. Read part 1 of this investigation here. This September, Oklahoma GOP Senator James Lankford alleged that the widely popular #taketheknee Twitter hashtag that promoted NFL protests against...

    Russia: Putin, Trump Agree to Continue IS Fight in Syria
    Nov11

    Russia: Putin, Trump Agree to Continue IS Fight in Syria

    Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump agreed Saturday to a joint statement on Syria that said they would continue joint efforts in fighting Islamic State until it is defeated, the Kremlin said. The White House did not immediately respond to questions about the Kremlin announcement or the conversation the Kremlin said...