U.S. says alleged Russian agent Maria Butina poses a serious flight risk, should be detained pending trial - court filing
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NATO is united in support for Georgia's security and its territorial integrity within its internationally recognised borders. This includes the regions of Abkhazia and South Ossetia and we call on Russia to withdraw its forces from your country – @jensstoltenberg
Russian Defense Ministry announces the establishment of a center to receive and house Syrian refugees returning to their country
Russia says no grounds for arrest in U.S. of suspected Russian agent: RIA
Marine Le Pen says Putin's U.S. critics are out of touch with modern Russia
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Ministry of Internal Affairs IL76MD K3R22629 RF86925 from Kaliningrad to Moscow
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Pair of Russian AF transports out of Kaliningrad Oblast - north over Baltic Sea to Russia Gulf of Finland 1327z: RSD984 RA85084 Tu154 RA76828 IL76
Russia has halted the Chechen-led program to return Islamic State women and children from Syria and Iraq. Chechen envoy Ziad Sabsabi has been unable to secure the return of children whose mothers were given life sentences in prison in Baghdad in April.
Germany on Helsinki summit: Dialogue is best way to solve problems
Russian envoy says U.N. should discuss easing North Korea sanctions: RIA
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Navalny supporter in Kostroma Alexander Zykov (right) jailed for 15 days - the fifth time he's been jailed in three months.
Amesbury novichok victim Dawn Sturgess suffered damage to hands and face
: Some people HATE the fact that I got along well with President Putin of Russia. They would rather go to war than see this. It's called Trump Derangement Syndrome.
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Severe flooding in Krasnodar.
Philippines could breach U.S. sanctions if Russia arms deal proceeds
Russia is supplying the DPRK with up to 400 tons of oil products a month, according to a new report from @rianru.
Russia's envoy to North Korea says Russia-NK summit is on the agenda - RIA
: .Russia has agreed to help with North Korea, where relationships with us are very good and the process is moving along. There is no rush, the sanctions remain. Big benefits and exciting future for North Korea at end of process.
: While the NATO meeting in Brussels was an acknowledged triumph, with billions of dollars more being put up by member countries at a faster pace, the meeting with Russia may prove to be, in the long run, an even greater success. Many positive things will come out of that meeting..
@kommersant sources claim Sarmat ICBM enters flight tests stage after 3 succesful ejection tests (12/2017, 3/2018, 5/2018). At least 5 launches to be contucted, starting with dummy payload. MIRVs etc. will be tested on Plesetsk-Kura route.
American special services hunt for Russian citizens in the US and abroad - Antonov commented the detention of the Russian spy
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Kremlin sold 69% of their US Treasury holdings in May. After plunging in Apr, the country's ownership of US bills, notes and bonds in May fell to $14.9bn below $39bn threshold. Russia no longer listed among major UST holders.
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The price of bitcoin is up 20% over the last four days.
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Russo-Tajik drills ongoing near Afghan border
President Trump on Monday: "I have President Putin. He just said it's not Russia. I will say this, I don't see any reason why it would be." President Trump on Tuesday: "The sentence should've been: 'I don't see any reason why it wouldn't be Russia.'"
Seems Russia sold (moved) at least another $18B worth of T-Bonds in May, and with below $30B is not on UST table. It was more than $150B once.
Pentagon declines comment on any possible Mattis discussions with Russian defense chief, says no invitation from Russia received for talks
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20 suspected extremists of "Partizanskaya Pravda" organization were detained in Tula, among them DNR-terror group veterans
DOJ adds charge against Russian Maria Butina of acting as an agent of a foreign government
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On Monday, the Department of Justice charged Butina with one charge, conspiracy, but had not yet gone to the grand jury. Butina will appear at a hearing Wednesday in Washington, DC.
US and UK intelligence agencies concerned Russia is readying to ramp up aggression after World Cup lull
Republican Dana Rohrbacher and Democrat Greg Meeks were the congressional delegation referenced in the charges against alleged Russian spy Maria Butina.
NBC News has learned that an unscheduled principals meeting of Trump's top national security advisers was convened this morning at the White House concerning Russia and the fall out from Helsinki. The meeting concluded before Trump spoke on camera today.
Trump says he, Putin discussed North Korea, curbing global nuclear weapons
Pompeo to testify in Senate next week on Russia, North Korea
Trump: "My administration has and will continue to move aggressively to repeal any efforts, and repel, we will stop it, we will repel it, any efforts to interfere in our elections. We are doing everything in our power to prevent Russian interference in 2018."
: "We are doing everything in our power to prevent Russian interference in 2018. And we have a lot of power."
: "I accept our intelligence community's conclusion that Russia's meddling in the 2016 election took place. Could be other people alsoThere was no collusion at all."
Trump: My administration will firmly address any possible Russian intervention in the 2018 US elections
Trump says 'I accept' US intelligence agencies conclusions on Russian meddling.
Pushing back against critics, Trump says US-Russia relationship 'has gotten substantially better'
Trump claims he misspoke on election meddling, says he sees no reason why it wouldn't be Russia that was responsible
Senate Majority Leader McConnell says U.S. values NATO treaty, EU countries are U.S. friends and 'Russia is not'
Trump says his administration will move aggressively to repel any efforts to interfere in 2018 election
Trump says he meant to say in Helsinki that he saw no reason why it would not be Russia that interfered in elections
Trump says Russia actions had no impact on outcome of elections, accepts U.S. intelligence community's conclusion that Russia meddling took place
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Federal govt spending records reveal Trump Org businesses made tens of thousands of dollars during President Trump's trip to his Scotland golf club and resort properties—routed through SLC Turnberry Ltd—with U.S. taxpayer money footing the bill