"He's angry that anybody would try to meddle in our system," replies @PressSec to questions about whether @POTUS specifically upset with Putin/Russia on Election2016 interference.
"He actually called out Russia by name," Sarah Huckabee Sanders says of his reaction to an indictment on Friday that named 13 Russian nationals and three Russian companies.
"Just last week we called out on Russia by name" for cyberattacks. "@POTUS "has been tougher on Russia in the first year than Obama in eight years combined."
: "One of the places where you guys seem to get very confused, and it seems to happen regularly: @POTUS hasn't said that Russia didn't meddle. What he's saying is it didn't have an impact, and it certainly wasn't with help from the Trump campaign."
Sanders: "He has taken a number of actions and put pressure on" Russia.
"It didn't have an impact" but @POTUS hasn't said Russia didn't meddle in Election2016.
Moscow's Court arrested FBK Anti-Corruption Foundation director Roman Rubanov @rrubanov for 10 days
US Foreign Ministry: Russia must stop supporting the Assad government and its allies
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DNI response to Sen Chuck Schumer about Russian Intel Chiefs' visit to US. We've just obtained this - notes for context: SVR chief is sanctioned by US and therefore couldn't normally visit without special permission; no mention of reports that GRU chief also visited.
Adam Schiff: If by "tough", you mean praising Putin, denying Russian involvement in our election, and refusing to impose the sanctions Congress passed, then you are one tough customer. Otherwise, the word you are looking for is "weak."
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Russian police have reportedly arrested a man who has claimed to be a worker at a so-called "troll factory" in St. Petersburg, Russia, hours after he gave interviews to foreign journalists.
Pakistan and Russian FMs N Moscow talks reiterated that there is no military solution to Afghan conflict and a negotiated settlement is only option for peace.They agreed that unchecked proliferation of Da'esh in Afghanistan, is a threat to peace in the entire region: statement
In Bryansk, policemen came home to the volunteer of Navalny's headquarters. They accuse the activist of "pre-election extremism"
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Three anarchists were detained in Chelyabinsk for putting up this banner outside the local FSB HQ that says "The FSB is the main terrorist!"
Muller accuses a Moscow-based lawyer of spreading false information to mislead investigators
Special counsel's office files new charge against man accused of lying to investigators in Russia probe
: I have been much tougher on Russia than Obama, just look at the facts. Total Fake News!
The most exaggerated reports of election turnout in Russia usually come from minority ethnic republics such as Chechnya, Dagestan and Tatarstan, Alexei Navalny says. He is calling on observers to monitor the real turnout in these regions and expose fraud.
Putin will deliver a message to the Federal Assembly on March 1.
: .The President Obama quote just before election. That's because he thought Crooked Hillary was going to win and he didn't want to "rock the boat." When I easily won the Electoral College, the whole game changed and the Russian excuse became the narrative of the Dems.
Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky has tested positive for the banned substance meldonium at the Pyeongchang Olympics, the Russian Olympic Committee says
Russian Foreign Ministry confirmed dozens fighters from ex-USSR killed in Syria recently
Russian Security Council secretary Nikolai Patrushev says the Russian government expects cyberattacks during the presidential election.
Russian Olympic Committee confirms curler tested positive for meldonium
ATO spox: Russia-backed militants violated the ceasefire 12 times yesterday. Unfortunately, this resulted in one Ukrainian serviceman killed and four wounded in action.
ATO spox: Luhansk sector - Russian proxies committed 6 ceasefire violations, used 82mm mortars near Krymske and Luhanske, small arms and light weapons in Svitlodarsk, Luhankse, Hladosove, and Novoluhanske areas.
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The pilots of the Naval Aviation of the Russian Navy for the first time served refueling in the air on Su-30SM aircraft. During the training at the Yeysk naval aviation Su-30SM and Su-24M BF and the Black Sea Fleet carried out more than 100 contacts with the Il-78 refueling aircraft
After Moscow intervened in Ukraine, Ash Carter ordered the first war plan against Russian since the Cold War
: Obama was President up to, and beyond, the 2016 Election. So why didn't he do something about Russian meddling?
McMaster: FBI indictments prove Russia meddled in US elections