Russian interference

Trump backs US spies on Russia meddling, but slams Putin 'haters'

US intelligence chiefs have told congress Russia meddled in the election, but Putin has repeatedly denied any Russian involvement. 

published on : 12th November 2017

Trump says Putin 'means it' with election meddling denials

Trump said Saturday he believes Vladimir Putin is being sincere when he denies meddling in the US election that propelled Trump to power.

published on : 12th November 2017

White House indicates Trump would sign sweeping Russia sanctions measure

The legislation is aimed at punishing Moscow for meddling in the presidential election and its military aggression in Ukraine and Syria.

published on : 24th July 2017

US Congress agrees on combined Russia, Iran, North Korea sanctions bill

The US Congress reached an agreement to impose new sanctions on Russia for its alleged interference in the 2016 presidential election and its actions in Ukraine.

published on : 23rd July 2017

Trump hails son Don Jr for 'transparency' over Russia meeting

Donald Trump defended his eldest son Don Jr, who is under fire for his meeting with a Russian lawyer during last year's US presidential campaign.

published on : 12th July 2017