Trump claims 'absolute right' to share info with Russia

/ May 16, 2017

Trump claims 'absolute right' to share info with Russia

President Donald Trump on Tuesday claimed the authority to share "facts pertaining to terrorism" and airline safety with Russia, saying in a pair of tweets he has "an absolute right" as president to do so. Trump's tweets did not say whether he revealed classified information ...

Trump revealed secret information about Islamic State to Russians: report

May 16, 2017

Trump revealed secret information about Islamic State to Russians: report

President Donald Trump revealed highly classified information about Islamic State militants to Russian officials during a meeting last week, The Washington Post reported Monday, prompting strong condemnation from both Democrats and Republicans. Three White House officials who were in the May 10 meeting strongly denounced ...

Putin blasts outgoing U.S. administration over Trump accusations

/ Jan 18, 2017

Putin blasts outgoing U.S. administration over Trump accusations

President Vladimir Putin took a parting shot at the Obama administration Tuesday, accusing it of trying to undermine Donald Trump's legitimacy with fake allegations and "binding the president-elect hand and foot to prevent him from fulfilling his election promises." In his first public remarks about ...

Separating Syrian rebels from 'terrorists' to be a task: Russia

Sep 15, 2016

Separating Syrian rebels from 'terrorists' to be a task: Russia

Russia said Wednesday that separating Syrian rebels from "terrorists" is a "key task" to ensure that the Russia-U.S.-brokered cease-fire continues to hold in Syria, where a relative calm has prevailed since the truce went into effect two days ago. Russian Lt. Gen. Victor Poznikhir said ...