Articles Tagged 'Russia'
North Korea wants to denuclearize but needs security guarantees, Putin says after Kim talks
Russian President Vladimir Putin said that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un wants to denuclearize but needs “security guarantees” to do so.
Speaking after a… READ MORE
Kim-Putin: North Korean and Russian leaders to meet for first time
North Korean state media has confirmed that leader Kim Jong-un will travel to Russia “soon” for his first ever meeting with Vladimir Putin.
While no… READ MORE
Venezuela skirts U.S. sanctions by funneling oil sales via Russia
President Nicolas Maduro is funneling cashflow from Venezuelan oil sales through Russian state energy giant Rosneft as he seeks to evade U.S. sanctions designed to… READ MORE
Barr forms team to probe FBI actions in Russia investigation: report
Attorney General William Bar has reportedly formed a team to review actions of Justice Department and FBI officials leading up to the launch of the… READ MORE
Turkey’s purchase of Russian missile system ‘defies Nato’
Turkey’s insistence on buying a missile system from Russia is striking a note of disunity as the alliance prepares to mark its 70th anniversary in… READ MORE
Two Russian air force planes landed at Venezuela’s main airport on Saturday carrying a Russian defense official and nearly 100 troops, according to media reports, amid strengthening ties between Caracas and Moscow.
A flight-tracking website showed that two planes left from a Russian military airport bound for Caracas on Friday, and another flight-tracking site showed that one… READ MORE
Graham sends ominous tweet to Comey: See you soon
Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., posted an ominous reply to ex-FBI-Director James Comey on Twitter Sunday after Comey seemed to sum up the summary of special… READ MORE
Putin Signs ‘Fake News,’ ‘Internet Insults’ Bills Into Law
Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a controversial set of bills that make it a crime to “disrespect” the state and spread “fake news” online,… READ MORE
Russian tech firm used in hacking of Democrats, McCain’s associate disseminated Steele dossier, unsealed documents show
Documents newly unsealed Thursday in a case involving a Russian entrepreneur and anti-Trump dossier author Christopher Steele reveal that a tech company owned by the… READ MORE
Cohen to accuse Trump of knowing about Roger Stone-WikiLeaks plot, but deny ‘direct evidence’ of Russia collusion
In his testimony before the House Oversight and Reform Committee on Wednesday, Michael Cohen will accuse his former client, President Trump, of knowing that his… READ MORE