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Trump told Russian officials he wasn't concerned by interference – report

Sep 28, 2019 - 2:03 PM

Trump makes the previously unreported comments during the same May 2017 Oval Office meeting in which he revealed highly classified information on ISIS

UNCONCERNED. US President Donald Trump speaks to the media as he walks to Marine One prior to departing from the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, DC, July 5, 2019. File photo by Saul Loeb/AFP

The Trump-Russia probe: What we know

Dec 02, 2017 - 8:58 AM

Here is what we know about the probe into allegations of Russian election meddling

RUSSIA PROBE. In this file photo, then Republican president-elect Donald Trump speaks during election night at the New York Hilton Midtown in New York on November 9, 2016. Jim Watson/AFP

Kushner denies collusion, insists 'all actions were proper'

Jul 24, 2017 - 6:43 PM

UPDATED Jared Kushner: Let me be very clear – I did not collude with Russia nor do I know of anyone else in the campaign who did so

JARED KUSHNER. This file photo taken on May 23, 2017 shows US President Donald Trump's senior advisor Jared Kushner during a welcome ceremony at the presidential palace in the West Bank city of Bethlehem. File photo by Thomas Coex/AFP

U.S. attorney general discussed Trump campaign with Russia envoy – report

Jul 22, 2017 - 9:35 AM

The Washington Post quotes a former official as saying the intercepts suggest Jeff Sessions and Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak had substantive talks on Russia related matters

IN HOT WATER. In this file photo, former U.S. Senator and current Attorney General Jeff Sessions waits for the beginning of a meeting of Senate Environment and Public Works Committee February 2, 2017 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Alex Wong/Getty Images/AFP

Putin denies knowledge of Trump son-in-law back channel proposal

Jun 05, 2017 - 8:56 AM

Putin again flatly denies US intelligence agencies assessment that Russia meddled via hacking and other means in the US election to help Trump win

Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks during a session of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) in Saint Petersburg on June 2, 2017. Alexey Druzhinin/Sputnik/AFP

Morales, Alvarez, Ampatuan | Evening wRap

May 16, 2017 - 7:28 PM

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Duterte, Robredo, Trump | Midday wRap

May 16, 2017 - 1:05 PM

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Trump's attorney general recuses himself from Russia probe

Mar 02, 2017 - 10:40 PM

3rd UPDATE Donald Trump defends US Attorney General Jeff Sessions as an honest man and accuses Democrats of having lost their grip on reality and carrying out a total witch hunt

JEFF SESSIONS. This file photo taken on January 10, 2017 shows Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-AL, as he is sworn in before the Senate Judiciary Committee during his confirmation hearing to be Attorney General of the United States, in Washington, DC. Photo by Molly Riley / AFP

White House in crisis mode over Flynn-Russia scandal

Feb 15, 2017 - 7:08 AM

UPDATED The White House battles to insulate President Donald Trump from the scandal over a top security aide s contacts with Russia as calls grow for an independent investigation

This file photo taken on December 21, 2016 shows then US President-elect Donald Trump (L) standing with Trump National Security Adviser Lt. General Michael Flynn (R) at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Florida. Jim Watson/AFP

Flynn resignation 'not our business' – Kremlin

Feb 14, 2017 - 7:36 PM

UPDATED This is the internal business of the Americans it is the internal business of President Trump s administration This is not our business the Kremlin says

TRUMP AND FLYNN. US President-elect Donald Trump (L) stands with Trump National Security Adviser Lt. General Michael Flynn (R) at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Florida, where he is holding meetings on December 21, 2016. Photo by Jim Watson/AFP

Top Trump aide Flynn resigns over Russia contacts

Feb 14, 2017 - 12:19 PM

7th UPDATE Michael Flynn now stands accused of inappropriate contacts with a foreign government – Russia – and of misleading the vice president of the United States

OUT. In this file photo, Michael Flynn speaks at the US Institute Of Peace in Washington DC, January 10, 2017. Chris Kleponis/AFP

Russia says 'no comment' on Trump team contacts

Jan 14, 2017 - 5:38 PM

Previous reports claim that incoming US national security advisor Michael Flynn telephoned Moscow s ambassador to Washington Sergei Kislyak several times on December 28

NO COMMENT. Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov leaves at the end of a press conference on June 28, 2014 in Damascus during an official visit in the Syrian capital. Photo by Louai Beshara/AFP