2016 US election

Russia Probe: Donald Trump ordered special counsel Robert Mueller's firing but reversed course

Trump gave the order in June 2017, according to the Times, but White House counsel Don McGahn refused, saying it would have a "catastrophic effect" on Trump's presidency.

published on : 26th January 2018

Russia probe: Special counsel questions Sessions; Is Trump coming soon?

In the Oval Office on Tuesday, Trump said he was "not at all concerned" about what Sessions may have told the Mueller team.

published on : 24th January 2018

Donald Trump likely to be interviewed over Russia probe

The intelligence community believes that the Russian government was engaged in electoral interference during the 2016 US presidential election.

published on : 9th January 2018

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

Trump Jr hinted at review of Russia sanctions act, says lawyer

A Russian lawyer has said Donald Trump Jr suggested in a meeting during the US presidential campaign that a law imposing sanctions on Russia could be reviewed if his father were elected.

published on : 7th November 2017