• Trump Gives Putin a Win in Finland, Kindling New Outrage at Home

    4 monthes ago - By Bloomberg

    Standing next to Vladimir Putin at a news conference on Monday in Helsinki, U.S. President Donald Trump offered a surprising analysis of his own government's allegations that Russia meddled in the 2016 elections: He's not sure he believes it.
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  • Trump Says U.S. to Compete With Russia for Europe Gas Market

    4 monthes ago - By Bloomberg

    U.S. President Donald Trump eased his tone about a Russian natural gas pipeline to Germany after a one-on-one meeting with President Vladimir Putin, shifting from the harsh criticism he'd levied in Europe last week.
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  • Trump 'Parroted' Putin Talking Points, Carpenter Says

    4 monthes ago - By Bloomberg

    Michael Carpenter, former U.S. deputy assistant secretary of defense for Russia, Ukraine and Eurasia, reacts to the summit between President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin. He speaks with Bloomberg's Shery Ahn on "Bloomberg Markets: Balance of Power."
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  • Shock, alarm as Trump backs Putin on election meddling at summit

    4 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Standing side by side with Vladimir Putin, U.S. President Donald Trump refused on Monday to blame the Russian leader for meddling in the 2016 U.S. election, casting doubt on the findings of his own intelligence agencies and sparking a storm of criticism at home.
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  • Soccer diplomacy: World Cup host Putin gives Trump a ball

    4 monthes ago - By ABC News

    Riding high after hosting a successful World Cup, Russian President Vladimir Putin brought a soccer ball as a gift for his summit with U.S. President Donald Trump
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  • U.S. lawmakers condemn Trump over Helsinki summit with Putin

    4 monthes ago - By Politicus USA

    A wave of condemnation by U.S. lawmakers from both Republican and Democratic parties followed President Donald Trump's failure at a Helsinki summit to warn Russian President Vladimir Putin about meddling in the 2016 U.S. election.
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  • U.S. lawmakers slam Trump as 'weak,' 'cowardly' in summit with Putin

    4 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Leading U.S. lawmakers, including numerous Republicans, harshly criticized President Donald Trump on Monday for failing to confront Russian President Vladimir Putin over Moscow's meddling in the 2016 U.S. election as the two presidents of nuclear powers stood side-by-side at a joint press conference.
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  • Trump-Putin summit leaves wake of confusion, outrage in US

    4 monthes ago - By My Sanantonio

    WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's first summit with Russia's Vladimir Putin left a wake of confusion and outrage in the U.S.
    After a remarkable 45-minute joint press conference, the White House struggled to explain why Trump aligned so closely with the Russian leader, a chief geopolitical foe. Several prominent Republicans expressed disappointment with the president's performance. Intelligence officials publicly broke from the president's comments about Russian meddling in the 2016 campaign.
    The aftermath was a reminder of Trump's singular, political positioning. After a year and a...
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  • Beneath the bluster, Russia remains isolated after Helsinki

    Beneath the bluster, Russia remains isolated after Helsinki

    4 monthes ago - By Think Progress

    For many, Monday's summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin was an unmitigated victory for Moscow.
    A photo op, a nominal end to Russian isolation, and, most importantly, a breathtaking moment of Trump coming to Russia's defense against widespread conclusions that the Kremlin interfered in the U.S. presidential election - it all points to the Kremlin getting everything it wanted, and then some.
    Contrary to much of the hand-wringing, however, the reality remains that the press conference was heavy on rhetoric, and light on actual substantive changes...
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  • In Helsinki, Trump Appeared To Side With Russia Over U.S. Intelligence Community

    4 monthes ago - By NPR

    President Trump gave a joint press conference with Russian president Vladimir Putin after their summit in Helsinki Monday. He appeared to side with Russia over the U.S. intelligence community.
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  • Former U.S. Ambassador To Russia Weighs In On Trump-Putin Summit

    4 monthes ago - By NPR

    NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with Michael McFaul, former U.S. ambassador to Russia about the meeting between President Trump's meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
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  • Finns React To Historic U.S.-Russia Summit

    4 monthes ago - By NPR

    On Monday in Helsinki, Finns weighed in following the summit between President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin.
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  • Wisconsin congressional leaders slam Putin after Helsinki summit

    Wisconsin congressional leaders slam Putin after Helsinki summit

    4 monthes ago - By WISN

    Wisconsin GOP congressional leaders joined with Democrats on Monday and blasted Russian President Vladimir Putin after he said that Russia did not interfere in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, a claim that President Donald Trump did not dispute while standing next to Putin at a news conference in Helsinki.
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  • Trump, after Helsinki summit, says he has confidence in U.S. intelligence

    4 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. President Donald Trump, facing a barrage of criticism for his comments during a news conference in Helsinki with Russian President Vladimir Putin, insisted in a post on Twitter on Monday that he has "GREAT confidence in MY intelligence people."
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  • Putin Says He Agreed With Trump to Secure Syria Border With Israel

    4 monthes ago - By Bloomberg

    Russia has agreed with the U.S. to secure Israel's Golan Heights frontier with Syria, a line set in 1974 at the end of their last war, Russian President Vladimir Putin said.
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  • U.S. lawmakers call Trump 'weak' in summit with Russia's Putin

    4 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. lawmakers from both parties on Monday criticized President Donald Trump for failing to issue a stern warning to Russian President Vladimir Putin about meddling in American elections, calling Trump's message to Putin weak and a missed opportunity.
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