The Department of Justice on Monday announced charges against a Russian national for conspiracy to act as an agent of the Russian government while influencing American political organizations and politicians.
President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin held talks in Helsinki on Monday in a bid to reset relations damaged by Moscow’s interference in the 2016 election and the covert Russian takeover of Ukraine’s Crimea.
Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats released a statement on Monday defending America’s intelligence community and reaffirming its conclusion Russia meddled in the 2016 election.
Congress is renewing efforts to press the Trump administration into recognizing Israeli sovereignty over the contested Golan Heights region on Israel’s northern border with Syria, bucking efforts by GOP leadership to kill the effort, according to conversations with lawmakers.
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R., Wis.) stated on Monday that “there is no question that Russia interfered in our election and continues attempts to undermine democracy here and around the world.”
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R., S.C.) recommended the soccer ball Russian President Vladimir Putin gave to President Donald Trump be checked for listening devices and never be allowed in the White House.
A new report sheds new light on how Israel’s Mossad intelligence agency acquired secret documents pertaining to Iran’s nuclear program.