Russia Investigation
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November 28, 2020, 11:04 PM

Ex-Trump campaign aide sues over Russia probe surveillance

He was the target of a secret surveillance warrant during the FBI investigation.
November 28, 2020, 11:04 PM
November 27, 2020, 12:26 PM

Putin foe Navalny urges EU to be ready for Russian election

Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny is urging  the European Union to reject the results of Russia’s parliamentary election next year if any candidates are blocked from taking part
November 27, 2020, 12:26 PM
Putin foe Navalny urges EU to be ready for Russian election
November 9, 2020, 5:14 PM

Kremlin: Putin won't congratulate Biden until challenges end

The Kremlin says Russian President Vladimir Putin won’t congratulate President-elect Joe Biden until legal challenges to the U.S. election are resolved and the result is official
November 9, 2020, 5:14 PM
Putin won't congratulate Biden until legal action resolved
November 9, 2020, 12:37 PM

Russia's Putin says time for Syrian refugees to return home

Russian President Vladimir Putin says millions of Syrian refugees who fled their country's civil war should start returning home to help rebuild Syria now that large parts of the Arab nation enjoy relative peace
November 9, 2020, 12:37 PM
Russia's Putin says time for Syrian refugees to return home
1 month ago

In video interview, Russian MH17 suspect denies involvement

A suspect charged with involvement in shooting down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over eastern Ukraine in 2014 has denied involvement in the attack in video interviews played in a Dutch courtroom
1 month ago
In video interview, Russian MH17 suspect denies involvement
1 month ago

German businessman charged over exports to Russian military

Prosecutors say a German businessman and an alleged accomplice have been charged over the delivery of machinery to a company linked to the Russian military in violation of European Union sanctions
1 month ago
German businessman charged over exports to Russian military
1 month ago

DOJ announces charges against 6 Russian military officers allegedly involved in hacking, malware operations

The Justice Department on Monday announced charges against six Russian GRU officers allegedly involved in a series of hacking and malware operations.
1 month ago
DOJ charges 6 Russian military officers allegedly involved in hacking
1 month ago

Trial of Russian charged in bitcoin fraud begins in Paris

The trial of a Russian man alleged to have used ransomware in a 135 million euros ($157 million) bitcoin fraud will begin Monday
1 month ago
Trial of Russian charged in bitcoin fraud begins in Paris
1 month ago

Putin proposes yearlong extension of nuclear pact with US

Russian President Vladimir Putin has made a strong call to save his country's last existing nuclear arms control pact with the United States, proposing to extend it at least for one year
1 month ago
Putin proposes yearlong extension of nuclear pact with US
1 month ago

EU imposes sanctions on 6 Russians over Navalny poisoning

The European Union has imposed sanctions on six Russian officials and one organization over the poisoning of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navlany with a Soviet-era nerve agent
1 month ago
EU imposes sanctions on 6 Russians over Navalny poisoning
2 months ago

Poland fines Russia's Gazprom $7.6 billion over pipeline

Polish authorities have fined Russia's state-owned energy giant Gazprom $7.6 billion, or 6.5 billion euros, for its role in building the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline to Germany
2 months ago
Poland fines Russia's Gazprom $7.6 billion over pipeline
2 months ago

GOP lawmakers grill Comey on leadership of Russia probe

Republican lawmakers are confronting former FBI Director James Comey about his oversight of the Trump-Russia investigation during a politically charged hearing that focused attention on problems with the probe
2 months ago
2 months ago

Comey defends Russia investigation as 'essential' in testimony to Senate panel

Former FBI Director James Comey defended the Russia investigation in heated testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee.
2 months ago
Comey defends Russia investigation as 'essential' despite missteps
2 months ago

House Intelligence panel to subpoena DHS over whistleblower

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff says he will subpoena the Department of Homeland Security after a department whistleblower said he wasn’t allowed access to documents and clearance he needs to testify
2 months ago
2 months ago

Review: 'Agents of Chaos,' from Russia, but not with love

HBO’s two-part film “Agents of Chaos” looks at how a whole bunch of Russian dirty tricks helped Donald Trump into the White House
2 months ago
3 months ago

Prosecutor looking into the origins of Russia probe resigns

The prosecutor looking into the origins of Russia probe resigns.
3 months ago
3 months ago

Prosecutor looking into the origins of Russia probe resigns

A federal prosecutor who was helping lead the investigation into the origins of the Trump-Russia probe has resigned from the Justice Department
3 months ago
3 months ago

Treasury Department says Ukrainian linked to Rudy Giuliani is 'Russian agent'

Giuliani said he had "no reason to believe [Derkach] is a Russian agent."
3 months ago
Treasury Department says Ukrainian linked to Rudy Giuliani is 'Russian agent'
3 months ago

Russian nationals charged with attempted election interference

The U.S. government leveled new accusations of election interference and among those named is a Russian agent who met with President Donald Trump’s personal attorney Rudy Giuliani.
3 months ago
Russian nationals charged with attempted election interference
3 months ago

New sanctions for Russian election meddling

ABC News’ Pierre Thomas reports on new sanctions from the U.S. Treasury Department against four Russia-linked actors working to interfere in the 2020 election.
3 months ago
New sanctions for Russian election meddling
3 months ago

Kremlin critic Alexey Navalny out of coma after 'severe' Novichok nerve agent poisoning

Russia's most prominent opposition leader, Alexey Navalny, has been taken out of a medically-induced coma at the German hospital where he's being treated.
3 months ago
Kremlin critic Alexey Navalny out of coma after 'severe' Novichok poisoning
3 months ago

Department of Homeland Security warns about voter disinformation from Russia

The Department of Homeland Security said that Russia is trying to “undermine public trust in the electoral process” by spreading disinformation about mail-in voting.
3 months ago
Department of Homeland Security warns about voter disinformation from Russia
3 months ago

Ex-CIA chief Brennan interviewed in Russia probe review

Former CIA Director John Brennan has been interviewed by U.S. Attorney John Durham’s team as part of its inquiry into the Russia investigation
3 months ago
3 months ago

Ex-FBI lawyer admits to false statement during Russia probe

A former FBI lawyer has pleaded guilty to altering a document related to the secret surveillance of a former Trump campaign adviser during the Russia investigation
3 months ago
3 months ago

Former FBI lawyer to plead guilty in Trump-Russia probe review

Attorney General Barr said a new "development" would be coming Friday from the U.S. attorney he has tasked with investigating the Russia probe.
3 months ago
Former FBI lawyer to plead guilty in Trump-Russia probe review
3 months ago

Senate report details Russia’s efforts to meddle in 2016, ties to Trump associates

A new bipartisan report released by a Senate panel Tuesday outlines perhaps the most detailed accounting to date of Russia’s efforts to interfere in the 2016 election.
3 months ago
Senate report details Russia’s efforts to meddle in 2016, ties to Trump associates
3 months ago

Senate Intelligence Committee releases final report on Russian interference in 2016

The report concluded that the 2016 Trump campaign had repeated contacts with Russian operatives, and said campaign chairman Paul Manafort “represented a grave counterintelligence threat.”
3 months ago
Senate Intelligence Committee releases final report on Russian interference in 2016
3 months ago

Trump campaign's Russia contacts 'grave' threat, Senate says

The Senate intelligence committee has concluded the Kremlin launched an aggressive effort to interfere in the 2016 presidential contest on behalf of Donald Trump
3 months ago
Senate panel finds Russia interfered in the 2016 US election
4 months ago

House Dems can sue to enforce subpoena against former WH counsel Don McGahn, federal court rules

A federal court ruled Friday that House Democrats can sue to enforce a subpoena for testimony from former White House counsel Don McGahn.
4 months ago
House Dems can sue to enforce McGahn subpoena, federal court rules
4 months ago

Former deputy AG Yates pushes back on Republican criticism of Russia investigation origins

Former deputy attorney general Sally Yates pushed back against Republicans' criticism of the origins of the Russia investigation in a Senate hearing Wednesday.
4 months ago
Sally Yates pushes back on Republicans' attacks on Russia probe origins
4 months ago

Biden, lawmakers warn of foreign interference in election

Democrats concerned about foreign campaign to influence the 2020 election.
4 months ago
4 months ago

Justice Department releases Stone clemency grant after inquiry from judge

The Justice Department has made public President Trump's order commuting the prison sentence for his longtime friend and adviser Roger Stone.
4 months ago
Justice Department releases Roger Stone clemency grant after inquiry from judge
4 months ago

Roger Stone tells ABC News, 'I feel good. I feel great' after Trump commutes sentence

After Roger Stone received a full-sentence commutation from President Donald Trump, the veteran GOP political operative told ABC News he's feeling good.
4 months ago
Roger Stone tells ABC News, 'I feel good. I feel great' after Trump commutes sentence
5 months ago

Former Mueller prosecutor writing book on investigation

A lead prosecutor for special counsel Robert Mueller has a book coming about the two-year investigation into the alleged ties between Russia and the presidential campaign of Donald Trump
5 months ago
Former Mueller prosecutor writing book on investigation
5 months ago

Former special counsel Robert Mueller insists Roger Stone was no victim

President Trump commuted Stone’s 40-month sentence against the advice of some aides.
5 months ago
Former special counsel Robert Mueller insists Roger Stone was no victim
5 months ago

'I wouldn't have' commuted Roger Stone's prison sentence: Chris Christie

The Powerhouse Roundtable breaks down the latest on the George Floyd protests on "This Week."
5 months ago
'I wouldn't have' commuted Roger Stone's prison sentence: Chris Christie
5 months ago

Mueller defends Russia probe, says Stone remains a felon

Mueller sharply defends investigation into ties between Russia, Trump campaign.
5 months ago
5 months ago

Justices keep hold on secret Russia investigation material

The Supreme Court is denying Congress access to secret grand jury testimony from special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation through the November election
5 months ago
Justices keep hold on secret Russia investigation material
5 months ago

Russian cybercrime groups are targeting Americans working from home

The Russian ransomware group Evil Corp is retaliating against the United States.
5 months ago
Russian cybercrime groups are targeting Americans working from home
5 months ago

Russian troll farm financier also backs Russian mercenaries in Syria: Officials

The Kremlin ally indicted last week as a key figure in Russia's online election influence operation is also tied to a shadowy military contractor.
5 months ago
Russian troll farm financier also backs Russian mercenaries in Syria: Officials
5 months ago

Trump tweet fuels speculation of Stone pardon

Trump retweeted a petition to pardon Roger Stone, fueling speculation that the president plans to pardon him.
5 months ago
Trump tweet fuels speculation of Stone pardon
5 months ago

Michael Flynn's case ordered dismissed after appeals court overrules judge

The surprise ruling came as the trial judge had questioned the DOJ's move.
5 months ago
Federal appeals court overrules judge, orders Flynn case dismissed as DOJ requested
5 months ago

Roger Stone was ‘treated differently’ due to Trump relationship: Zelinsky

Aaron Zelinksy was one of four attorneys who resigned from the Justice Department's prosecution of President Donald Trump's longtime friend and adviser Roger Stone.
5 months ago
Roger Stone was ‘treated differently’ due to Trump relationship: Zelinsky
5 months ago

Russian freedivers dive below Arctic ice without scuba gear (for fun)

A group of Russians travels to the country's far north to practice free diving, an already very dangerous extreme sport, under the Arctic ice.
5 months ago
Russian freedivers dive below Arctic ice without scuba gear (for fun)
5 months ago

Prosecutor claims Roger Stone was given special treatment

A prosecutor on the Roger Stone case is expected to tell Congress President Donald Trump’s longtime friend was given favorable treatment before his sentencing. ABC News’ Alex Presha reports.
5 months ago
Prosecutor claims Roger Stone was given special treatment
6 months ago

Court appears reluctant to order dismissal of Flynn case

A federal appeals court appears skeptical of arguments that it should order the dismissal of the criminal case against former Trump administration national security adviser Michael Flynn
6 months ago
6 months ago

DOJ, Flynn attorney face skeptical panel of judges in bid to throw out case

A federal appeals court heard arguments Friday as it considers whether to throw out the criminal case against former national security adviser Michael Flynn.
6 months ago
DOJ, Flynn attorney face skeptical panel of judges in bid to throw out case
6 months ago

Tempers flare as GOP senators seek unilateral subpoena power to probe Russia investigation

Tempers flared Thursday as GOP senators sought unilateral subpoena power in their probe of the Russia investigation.
6 months ago
GOP senators seek unilateral subpoena power to probe Russia investigation
6 months ago

Former Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein testifies Russia probe wasn't 'corrupt'

Former deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein is expected to face tough questions from Senate Republicans over his role in the Russia investigation.
6 months ago
Former Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein testifies Russia probe wasn't 'corrupt'
6 months ago

Russia probe wasn't 'corrupt': Rosenstein

Former Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein faced a grilling from Senate Republicans Wednesday over new revelations regarding the Russia probe’s origins.
6 months ago
Russia probe wasn't 'corrupt': Rosenstein