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Russian President Putin's wish for President Biden after spat: 'I wish him good health'

Russian President Putin's wish for President Biden after spat: 'I wish him good health'

Biden called Russia's Putin a 'killer', describing him as 'soulless', and said he would pay for alleged Russian meddling in U.S. election.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/03/2021 12:21
US intelligence: Russia likely behind last month's hacks

US intelligence: Russia likely behind last month's hacks

US Director of National Intelligence says hackers who breached several federal agencies appeared to be collecting intelligence.Elad Benari, 06/01/2021 01:04
Russia dismisses US sanctions on Iran

Russia dismisses US sanctions on Iran

Russia says it intends to trade with Iran once a UN arms embargo expires next month.Elad Benari, 25/09/2020 05:11
Department of Justice drops case against Trump's former adviser

Department of Justice drops case against Trump's former adviser

Department of Justice to drop case against former national security adviser Michael Flynn for charges of lying to the FBI.Ben Ariel, 08/05/2020 00:08
Former Trump adviser sentenced to over three years in prison

Former Trump adviser sentenced to over three years in prison

US President’s former adviser Roger Stone sentenced to three years and four months in prison for lying to Congress and witness tampering.Ben Ariel, 21/02/2020 03:35
Russian ship nearly collides with US ship

Russian ship nearly collides with US ship

US Navy says Russian Navy spy ship nearly collided with US guided-missile destroyer in North Arabian Sea despite multiple warning signals.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 10/01/2020 20:38
Trump warns Russia against election meddling

Trump warns Russia against election meddling

White House says Trump warned Russian FM Lavrov against meddling in 2020 election. Lavrov: The issue didn't come up.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2019 04:40
US, Russia hold high-level counterterrorism dialogue

US, Russia hold high-level counterterrorism dialogue

Deputy Secretary of State holds Counterterrorism Dialogue in Vienna with Russian Deputy Foreign Minister.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/09/2019 23:42
Trump said he discussed 'Russian hoax' with Putin

Trump said he discussed 'Russian hoax' with Putin

Trump says he briefly discussed Mueller report in a call with Russian counterpart.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 03/05/2019 23:08
US Deputy Attorney General to resign

US Deputy Attorney General to resign

Rod Rosenstein, who appointed Robert Mueller to investigate Russia election meddling, to leave job on May 11.Ben Ariel, 30/04/2019 00:51
Mueller report to be made public on Thursday

Mueller report to be made public on Thursday

Democrats take issue with fact that report won't be presented to Congress until after A-G's press conference.Ben Ariel, 18/04/2019 04:59
Pence: A great day for America

Pence: A great day for America

US Vice President welcomes findings of Special Counsel's investigation on Russian interference in presidential election.Ben Ariel, 25/03/2019 03:35
Trump: This was an illegal takedown that failed

Trump: This was an illegal takedown that failed

Trump responds to Mueller report: Hopefully somebody’s going to look at the other side.Ben Ariel, 25/03/2019 02:09
Special counsel concludes Russia investigation

Special counsel concludes Russia investigation

Robert Mueller submits report to Attorney General, marking the end of his investigation into Russian interference in 2016 election.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 22/03/2019 23:40
Report: Mueller to submit report on Russia next week

Report: Mueller to submit report on Russia next week

US Attorney General Bill Barr reportedly will announce as early as next week the completion of special counsel Russia investigation.Ben Ariel, 21/02/2019 03:08
Judge rules: Former Trump campaign manager lied to FBI

Judge rules: Former Trump campaign manager lied to FBI

Federal judge rules that Paul Manafort intentionally lied to the FBI and special counsel Robert Mueller multiple times.Ben Ariel, 14/02/2019 03:03
Russia: US policy could lead to Israel-Lebanon war

Russia: US policy could lead to Israel-Lebanon war

Russia’s Ambassador to Lebanon says US trying to "sow discord" in the region, warns its policy could spark Israel-Lebanon conflict.Ben Ariel, 10/02/2019 06:37
Zarif: Deals with US not worth the ink

Zarif: Deals with US not worth the ink

Iranian Foreign Minister mocks US after it suspends Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty with Russia.Elad Benari, Canada, 01/02/2019 22:39
US withdraws from nuclear arms treaty with Russia

US withdraws from nuclear arms treaty with Russia

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announces US is suspending Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty due to Russian violations.Elad Benari, Canada, 01/02/2019 20:13
Mueller's Russia probe nearly complete

Mueller's Russia probe nearly complete

Acting US attorney general says special counsel has almost finished investigation into collusion and Russian interference in 2016 election.Ben Ariel, 29/01/2019 01:08
Report: Trump tried to conceal details of Putin meetings

Report: Trump tried to conceal details of Putin meetings

Washington Post reports Trump went to extraordinary lengths to conceal details of his conversations with the Russian President.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/01/2019 05:00
House Committee to look into report on Trump as Russian agent

House Committee to look into report on Trump as Russian agent

House Judiciary Committee to look into report that FBI opened an investigation on whether Trump worked as agent for Russia.Ben Ariel, 13/01/2019 02:04
Trump's former attorney to testify before Congress

Trump's former attorney to testify before Congress

Michael Cohen will voluntarily testify on February 7 before the House Oversight and Reform Committee.Ben Ariel, 10/01/2019 23:24
Former FBI chief: Four Americans investigated in Russia probe

Former FBI chief: Four Americans investigated in Russia probe

James Comey tells lawmakers FBI launched investigations of four Americans in July 2016. Trump was not one of the four.Ben Ariel, 09/12/2018 03:29
US: Russia helped fabricate Syria chemical attack

US: Russia helped fabricate Syria chemical attack

United States accuses Russia of helping fabricate a story about chemical weapons used by Syrian rebels.Elad Benari, Canada, 07/12/2018 22:09
Special Counsel: No prison time for former Trump adviser

Special Counsel: No prison time for former Trump adviser

Special Counsel asks federal court to spare Michael Flynn from prison time, citing his “substantial assistance” in Russia investigation.Ben Ariel, 05/12/2018 05:03
Trump: Meeting with Putin cancelled only because of Ukraine

Trump: Meeting with Putin cancelled only because of Ukraine

US President says Russia's military actions against Ukraine were the “sole reason” he cancelled meeting with Russian President at G20.Elad Benari, Canada, 30/11/2018 20:15
Trump threatens to cancel summit with Putin

Trump threatens to cancel summit with Putin

Trump says he could cancel meeting with Russian President because of Russia’s maritime clash with Ukraine.Ben Ariel, 28/11/2018 00:53
Trump's former campaign manager violated plea deal

Trump's former campaign manager violated plea deal

Paul Manafort violated his plea agreement by lying to federal prosecutors, say Special Counsel Robert Mueller and Manafort's attorneys.Ben Ariel, 27/11/2018 02:53
Russia: US sanctions on Iran are illegitimate

Russia: US sanctions on Iran are illegitimate

Russian Foreign Minister criticizes sanctions reimposed by the US on Iran.Elad Benari, 07/11/2018 05:33
Trump to leave nuclear arms treaty with Russia

Trump to leave nuclear arms treaty with Russia

Trump announces he will leave Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty, signed between Reagan and Gorbachev in 1987.Ben Ariel, 21/10/2018 02:33
Russian charged in US over plans to meddle in elections

Russian charged in US over plans to meddle in elections

Russian national charged with playing a key financial role in a Kremlin-backed plan to influence next month's congressional elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/10/2018 22:40
Trump declassifies documents related to Russia probe

Trump declassifies documents related to Russia probe

Trump orders the declassification of highly sensitive documents related to investigation into Russian involvement in presidential election.Ben Ariel, 18/09/2018 03:38
Former Trump campaign chairman to cooperate with Mueller

Former Trump campaign chairman to cooperate with Mueller

Paul Manafort agrees to cooperate with special counsel's investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 14/09/2018 21:48
Pentagon: Russia will bear responsibility for Idlib attack

Pentagon: Russia will bear responsibility for Idlib attack

Pentagon warns Russia will bear responsibility for humanitarian crisis in Syria if there is an attack on Idlib.Elad Benari, 13/09/2018 02:09
U.S. slaps more sanctions on Russia

U.S. slaps more sanctions on Russia

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister says new U.S. sanctions are groundless and promises a response from Moscow.Elad Benari, 22/08/2018 04:38
Report: Trump, Putin agreed that Iran should leave Syria

Report: Trump, Putin agreed that Iran should leave Syria

U.S. official: Trump and Putin agreed at summit that Iran should exit Syria, but Russia believes it will be difficult to accomplish.Elad Benari, 17/08/2018 02:06
Russia: U.S. sanctions will not work

Russia: U.S. sanctions will not work

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister says attempts to pressure Russia won't work after U.S. sanctions Russian bank over North Korea.Ben Ariel, Canada, 04/08/2018 01:00
Report: Russian spy found at American embassy

Report: Russian spy found at American embassy

Suspected Russian spy reportedly worked in the American embassy in Moscow for more than a decade.Ben Ariel, 03/08/2018 05:06
Trump postpones follow-up meeting with Putin

Trump postpones follow-up meeting with Putin

White House announces follow-up meeting between Trump and Russian counterpart will be postponed until next year.Ben Ariel, 26/07/2018 03:06
Trump: I'll be Putin's 'worst enemy' if dealings don't work out

Trump: I'll be Putin's 'worst enemy' if dealings don't work out

U.S. President vows that if his dealings with Russian President Vladimir Putin don't "work out, I'll be the worst enemy he's ever had."Elad Benari, 20/07/2018 02:09
Trump invites Putin to Washington

Trump invites Putin to Washington

Trump directs national security adviser John Bolton to invite Russian President to Washington in the fall, says White House.Ben Ariel, 19/07/2018 23:23
White House: Trump does believe Russia would target election

White House: Trump does believe Russia would target election

White House press secretary says Trump and his administration are working to ensure Russia is unable to meddle in U.S. elections.Ben Ariel, 19/07/2018 04:44
Trump: I hold Putin personally responsible for meddling

Trump: I hold Putin personally responsible for meddling

Trump tells CBS he would hold Russian President Vladimir Putin responsible for interference in 2016 election.Ben Ariel, 19/07/2018 01:34
Trump: I accept intelligence on Russian meddling

Trump: I accept intelligence on Russian meddling

Trump walks back remarks at press conference with Putin about Russian interference in 2016 election.Ben Ariel, 17/07/2018 23:27
Trump: 'Phony witch hunt' driving us and Russia apart

Trump: 'Phony witch hunt' driving us and Russia apart

Trump says biggest wedge between U.S. and Russia is Mueller probe into Russian interference in 2016 election.Ben Ariel, 17/07/2018 04:45
Russian woman charged with spying in U.S.

Russian woman charged with spying in U.S.

29-year-old Russian woman accused of acting as a covert agent inside the U.S. on behalf of a senior Kremlin official.Ben Ariel, 17/07/2018 03:36
McCain blasts 'disgraceful' Trump-Putin meeting

McCain blasts 'disgraceful' Trump-Putin meeting

Arizona Senator among series of lawmakers to criticize Trump following his summit with Russian President.Elad Benari, 17/07/2018 03:05
Putin on alleged involvement in U.S. election: Ridiculous

Putin on alleged involvement in U.S. election: Ridiculous

Russian President hails cooperation between U.S. and Russia, says he's ready to extend START treaty.Ben Ariel, 17/07/2018 02:33
Trump 'might' ask Putin to extradite accused hackers

Trump 'might' ask Putin to extradite accused hackers

U.S. President says he may ask Russian counterpart to extradite 12 Russian intelligence officers accused of hacking DNC.Ben Ariel, 16/07/2018 03:05
McCain to Trump: Hold Putin accountable or cancel meeting

McCain to Trump: Hold Putin accountable or cancel meeting

Arizona Senator suggests Trump cancel his meeting with Russian President if he won't hold him "accountable" for aggression toward the U.S.Ben Ariel, Canada, 14/07/2018 01:36
12 Russians indicted in DNC hacking

12 Russians indicted in DNC hacking

Special counsel Robert Mueller indicts 12 Russian intelligence officers in 2016 hacking of Democratic National Committee (DNC).Ben Ariel, Canada, 13/07/2018 21:04
Trump's former campaign manager sent to jail

Trump's former campaign manager sent to jail

Federal judge orders Paul Manafort to jail after revoking his bail.Ben Ariel, Canada, 15/06/2018 20:15
Trump informed he's not target of Mueller probe

Trump informed he's not target of Mueller probe

Sources: Deputy Attorney General told Trump he is not a target of Special Counsel's Russia investigation.Ben Ariel, 20/04/2018 03:45
Report: Trump halts sanctions on Russia

Report: Trump halts sanctions on Russia

Officials say Trump halted plan to impose additional economic sanctions on Russia in response to its continued support of the Assad regime.Ben Ariel, 17/04/2018 02:37
House Committee: No Trump-Russia collusion

House Committee: No Trump-Russia collusion

House Intelligence Committee says its investigation into alleged Russian meddling in 2016 election found no collusion by Trump's campaign.Ben Ariel, 13/03/2018 05:36
Putin: Maybe Jews were responsible for election meddling

Putin: Maybe Jews were responsible for election meddling

Russian President suggests Jews or other minorities might have been behind attempts to interfere in U.S. elections.Arutz Sheva Staff and JTA, 11/03/2018 04:56