The White House has declined to turn over documents pertaining to the hiring and firing of President Trump’s former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, that top lawmakers on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee had requested.
Former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates is scheduled to testify May 8 before a Senate judiciary investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 presidential election.
The Trump administration expects to confront Russia for supplying the Taliban with weapons and strategic support to undermine the American-led coalition in Afghanistan, senior military officials said Monday.
Iran and Russia are moving closer together in their military alliance, working to boost ties and coordination in Syria and elsewhere in the region following the U.S. decision to launch a military strike in Syria, according to regional reports and experts.
Russia’s Supreme Court on Thursday accepted a request from the Justice Ministry to declare the Jehovah’s Witnesses an “extremist” group, banning the Christian denomination from Russia and ordering the seizure of its property.
A Russian government think tank controlled by Vladimir Putin developed a plan to swing the 2016 U.S. presidential election to Donald Trump and undermine voters’ faith in the American electoral system, three current and four former U.S. officials told Reuters.
An official spokesperson for the Democratic National Committee pushed a conspiracy theory that Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R., Utah) decided not to run for reelection in 2018 because he is being blackmailed by Russia.