Tag archive for ‘Russia’
By admin On Friday, September 21st, 2018

Former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen providing ‘critical information’ to Russia probe

Michael Cohen, U.S. President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer, says he is providing “critical information” as part special counsel Robert More...

By admin On Friday, September 7th, 2018

Ex-Trump adviser sentenced to 14 days in prison for lying to FBI in Russia probe

George Papadopoulos, the Trump campaign adviser who triggered the Russia investigation, was sentenced on Friday to 14 days in prison for lying to the FBI. CBC | More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 29th, 2018

Putin to walk back some pension reforms that proved unpopular in Russia

President Vladimir Putin tells people in Russia he has decided to dilute unpopular draft legislation to reform the pension system that has hurt his own popularity, More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 8th, 2018

U.S. to impose sanctions on Russia over nerve agent attack

The United States will impose sanctions on Russia for its use of a nerve agent in an attempt to kill a former Russian spy and his daughter in Britain. CBC | World More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 1st, 2018

Trump wants Sessions to end probe into Russia interference in 2016 election

U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday called on Attorney General Jeff Sessions to end a federal investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential More...

By admin On Thursday, July 26th, 2018

Pompeo defends U.S. summits with North Korea, Russia at Senate hearing

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo participated in three hours of sometimes adversarial questioning on Wednesday during testimony to the Senate’s foreign More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 24th, 2018

Trump ‘very concerned’ Russia will help Democrats in midterm elections

President Donald Trump said he’s “very concerned” that Russia will try to meddle in November’s midterm elections to help Democrats win. CBC More...

By admin On Monday, July 23rd, 2018

After a week of walkbacks, Trump returns to Russia doubting

Capping a week of drama, back tracking, a double negative and blistering statements from allies about his attitude toward Russian election interference, U.S. President More...

By admin On Saturday, July 21st, 2018

See how Trump’s stand on Russia has shifted since Helsinki

His summit in Helsinki may have ended on Monday, but U.S. President Donald Trump has since been dogged by questions about whether he believes Russia meddled in More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 18th, 2018

After Putin summit outrage, Trump accepts Russia meddled but says ‘it could be other people also’

After outrage over his failure to hold Russia accountable for interfering in the 2016 U.S. election during a meeting with President Vladimir Putin, U.S. President More...