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What to know about presidential retreat Camp David where Trump travels Friday
President Donald Trump is headed back to the rustic presidential retreat Camp David , the site of many historic discussions and private meetings between presidents and foreign dignitaries. On Friday, the president will meet with his administration’s national security team at Camp David, along with
Hundreds of demonstrators arrested in Russia
Hundreds of people have been detained today in Russia in an unusual day of political disruption and public anger directed at the Kremlin. Police in Moscow said they had detained over 150 protesters. Authorities said 500 had been arrested during the demonstrations in St. Petersburg. An
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Officials fear Russia could try to target US through popular software firm under FBI scrutiny
Russia's growing aggression toward the United States has deepened concerns among U.S. officials that Russian spies might try to exploit one of the world’s most respected cybersecurity firms to snoop on Americans or sabotage key U.S. systems, according to an ABC News investigation. Products from the
Tillerson says 'US-Russia relations at a low point' after meeting with Putin
The relationship between the United States and Russia is at a "low point," U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said after meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov Wednesday. The previously unscheduled, high-level meeting with Putin — the first for any
Top issues on the table as Tillerson heads to Moscow amid escalating war of words
It’s the highest-level visit of a Trump administration official to Russia, and it could not come at a more tense time. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will touch down in Moscow Tuesday, just days after the Trump administration ordered missile strikes on Russia’s ally, the Syrian regime of Bashar
What's next in Syria after US airstrikes?
Just two days after the Syrian regime of President Bashar al-Assad apparently deployed chemical weapons on his own people again, President Trump shocked the world with a swarm of Tomahawk missiles on a Syrian air base. The U.S. strike was met with swift condemnation by the Syrian government’s
Russian prime minister slams US strike on Syria
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev today angrily denounced President Trump for his decision Thursday night to strike a Syrian air base linked to a chemical weapons attack that left at least 86 dead. Medvedev, in a heated post on his Facebook page, appeared to signal that Russia's hopes for
Thousands in Russia protest, U.S. offers tempered response
Stirred by allegations of corruption, tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets in dozens of cities across Russia yesterday, in the largest anti-government demonstrations the country has seen in years. Between 7,000 and 30,000 people demonstrated in Moscow, and up to 10,000 in St.
Russian opposition leader gets jail sentence after mass protests
Alexei Navalny was fined 20,000 rubles (roughly $350) and given a 15-day jail sentence for violating public meeting rules and disobeying police.