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White House says Russia sanctions still under consideration
The White House scrambled Monday to walk back U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley's weekend announcement that new economic sanctions against Russia are imminent, but stressed the penalties are still being considered
Russia to expel 60 US diplomats in retaliation for response to spy poisoning
Russia has said it will expel 60 U.S. diplomats and close the American consulate in St. Petersburg as part of a tit-for-tat retaliation against the coordinated wave of expulsions of dozens of Russian diplomats ordered by the United States and other countries earlier this week over the poisoning of
CIA director met with Russian spy chief amid 2018 election concerns
CIA Director Mike Pompeo met with Russia's senior-most spy chiefs last week amid deepening concerns about Russia's potential interference in the 2018 midterm elections in the U.S., according to two ambassadors. According to Russian ambassador to the U.S., Anatoly Antonov, and U.S. ambassador to
Outgoing US ambassador to Moscow calls for 'cooperation on common interests'
The United States’ outgoing ambassador to Moscow left Russia on Thursday after completing his posting, using the occasion to underline the Trump administration’s desire to halt the deterioration in the two countries’ relations. John F. Tefft, who became ambassador in 2014, has served during an
Lawmakers send well wishes to John McCain following brain tumor announcement
Following Sen. John McCain 's announcement Wednesday night that he has a brain tumor, lawmakers -- past and present -- from both sides of the aisle sent heir well wishes to the Arizona Republican and his family. President Trump said in a statement, "Senator John McCain has always been a fighter.
Jon Huntsman Jr .: Everything you need to know
The Republican has been nominated by President Trump to serve as the U.S. ambassador to Russia.
Trump cries obstruction, but has nominated few ambassadors
President Trump is blasting Congressional Democrats for obstructing his nominations, but his administration has not nominated candidates for the vast majority of positions that require Senate approval. That paltry number of picks is especially true for ambassadorships, despite the president’s
'Common Sense With Matt Dowd'
ABC News' Matt Dowd answers viewers' questions on this week's episode of "Common Sense."
Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman accepts nomination of Russia ambassadorship
Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman has been offered the nomination of ambassador to Russia and he has accepted, ABC News has confirmed. Huntsman, a moderate Republican who was at times a vocal critic of President Donald Trump during the 2016 presidential election, has previous diplomatic experience,