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Officials say test performed on curler Aleksandr Krushelnitckii ruled out the possibility that he might have systematically used meldonium Feb.20, 2018 9:03 a.

Some current and former officials are concerned a peacekeeping force could formalize Moscow’s control over the country’s east Feb.19, 2018 11:39 a.

Petersburg on Friday for a broad campaign to sway the 2016 election in Trump’s favor.The indictment means that Trump can no longer credibly cast doubt on alleged Russian election meddling.

Robert Mueller, director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, listens during a roundtable discussion with media executives in Washington, D.Petersburg on Friday for a broad campaign to sway the 2016 election in Trump’s favor.

official)By Andrea ShalalMUNICH, Feb 17 (Reuters) - German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said on Saturday he favoured easing some sanctions imposed on Russia if a ceasefire could be implemented in eastern Ukraine with the help of U.A Russia-backed separatist insurgency led to fighting in eastern Ukraine that has killed around 10,000 people since 2014.

Steve Bannon, President Donald Trump's former chief strategist, arrives for questioning by the House Intelligence Committee as part of its ongoing investigation into meddling in the U.That's in contrast to a Thursday interview with the House intelligence committee, where Bannon declined to answer some of lawmakers' questions, despite a subpoena.

Dow Jones, a News Corp companyNews Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services U.vows the Petya hack would be met with ‘international consequences’ Feb.

14, 2018 7:28 p.ET LONDON—British officials blamed Russia for last June’s massive “Petya” cyberattack, which crippled computer networks at multinational firms including FedEx Corp.

A Syrian missile brought down an Israeli combat plane, the first lost to enemy fire since Israel’s first war in Lebanon in 1982.com: Israel Hits Back at Iran and Syria as Border Region BoilsMarket FallsNetanyahu was in direct contact with the Russians -- the dominant player in Syria -- after the confrontation.

A White House aide said Sunday he's confident it will be released once Democrats "clean it up.The FBI expressed "grave concerns" about the memo's accuracy and the Justice Department said in advance that its release, without proper review, would be "extraordinarily reckless.

MOSCOW, Feb 7 (Reuters) - Russia is improving defences at its military bases in Syria and monitoring the situation in the Idlib de-escalation zone as Turkey has not yet set up observation posts in the area, Russian news agencies cited the defence ministry as saying on Wednesday.The ministry also said that the Nusra Front militant group, which now fights under the banner of the Tahrir al-Sham alliance, had obtained portable missile systems, the agencies reported.

The RIA news agency quoted a senior lawmaker as saying on Monday that Moscow had deployed the advanced missiles to its Kaliningrad exclave on the Baltic Sea.Speaking on a conference call with reporters, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov did not say if the missile systems had been deployed to Kaliningrad region.

Nations meet Monday deadline, but face task of renewing pact in three years amid dispute over another weapons agreement Updated Feb.5, 2018 6:19 p.

officials said, is that Russia currently perceives the United States' nuclear posture and capabilities as inadequate.By expanding its own low-yield nuclear capability, the United States would deter Russia from using nuclear weapons, U.

The confirmation about Papadopoulos is "the most important fact disclosed in this otherwise shoddy memo," California Rep.Adam Schiff, the House committee's top Democrat, said in a tweet Saturday in response to Trump's assertion that the document vindicated him.

2, 2018 6:38 p.ET WASHINGTON—China, Russia and other countries are failing to rein in North Korea’s illicit financing and weapons proliferation activity, according to a new United Nations report that says time is running out for sanctions to head off a disastrous conflict as Pyongyang perfects a long-range nuclear weapon.

Democrats say the memo, written by GOP staffers on the House Intelligence Committee, is misleading and incomplete, but Republicans voted to release it on a party-line vote.Democrats on the House Intelligence Committee said the GOP description of the warrant application is “not accurate” and contains “serious mischaracterizations” that are laid out in a still-classified Democratic memo.

The memo outlines alleged misdeeds at the FBI and Justice Department related to the Russia investigation.Text MessagesTrump met with Sessions and FBI Director Christopher Wray at the White House last Monday to discuss missing text messages sent between two FBI agents who had expressed anti-Trump views.