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The Kosovo quandary is a win for Russia

For nearly two decades, President Vladimir Putin has been on a mission to make Russia great again - to borrow a phrase from his American counterpart - and to right what he sees as the greatest "wrong" in the country's recent history: the collapse of the USSR and the loss of its superpower status. In…

Mark Zuckerberg: It’s ‘untrue’ Facebook hindered Russia investigation

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has responded to many of the claims in a lengthy investigation from the New York Times, which claimed the social network's leaders were reluctant to address how Russia manipulated the social network to interfere with the 2016 election. In a conference call with reporters, Zuckerberg acknowledged that the company was slow…

Robert Mueller has reportedly begun drafting his final report in the...

Special Counsel Robert Mueller's team has begun writing a final report on its investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 election, CNN reported. In addition to probing Russia's election meddling, Mueller is also examining whether members of President Donald Trump's campaign colluded with Moscow, and whether Trump sought to obstruct justice after he learned of…

Democratic House to bolster Robert Mueller probe, revive Russia inquiries in...

Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee, takes questions from reporters at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, May 10, 2018. (Photo: J. Scott Applewhite, AP) WASHINGTON – The Democratic takeover of the House Tuesday offers an immediate bulwark for special counsel Robert Mueller and will usher in a revival of foundering…

Trump declares US will pull out of nuclear weapons pact with...

Donald Trump says he will pull the United States out of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) treaty with Russia, claiming that Moscow is violating the deal. The president said he wanted a new agreement with Russia and China, although he offered no details of how Moscow had violated the 1987 treaty. However, the US has…

Trump says US will withdraw from nuclear deal with Russia

The United States is going to unilaterally withdraw from a decades-old treaty with Russia that bans a wide array of nuclear weapons, US President Donald Trump has said. The Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty was signed in 1987 by then-US President Ronald Reagan and Soviet General-Secretary Mikhail Gorbachev in Washington. It banned nuclear and conventional missiles with…

‘Last Jedi’ hate was ‘weaponized’ by Russia, says study

The Brexit vote. The 2016 U.S. presidential election. And ... the online reaction to The Last Jedi.  What do all these events have in common? All were allegedly skewed by Russian trolls.  The Last Jedi accusation comes in a new paper by Morton Bay, a Research Fellow at the University of Southern California (George Lucas'…

Noel Francisco: What to know about the man who might replace...

CLOSE Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein reportedly suggested secretly recording President Donald Trump last year. AP's Eric Tucker explains that Rosenstein denied the allegations, but uncertainty lies in what the president may do. (Sept. 21) AP Solicitor General nominee Noel Francisco testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee's hearing on his nomination, on Capitol Hill in…

Does Hungary’s relationship with Russia send a message to the EU?

The leaders of Hungary and Russia have announced an increase in energy agreements - both gas and nuclear - in their first international meeting after controversies in both countries. Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban and Russian President Vladimir said after a meeting on Tuesday that two Russian-built nuclear reactors would be installed in the Paks…

Ex Trump aide Paul Manafort to cooperate in Russia probe

US President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman has agreed to cooperate in the special counsel investigation into possible campaign collusion with Russia. In a plea deal to avert a second trial on money laundering and illegal lobbying charges, Paul Manafort agreed on Friday to plead guilty to one count of conspiracy against the United States and another…
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