Facebook says some Russian ads during U.S. election promoted live events
Some of the ads bought by Russians on Facebook last year promoted events during the U.S. presidential campaign, Facebook Inc said on Tuesday, indicating that alleged meddling ahead of the 2016 election went beyond social media, APA reports quoting Reuters.
05:29 13 September
White House petition aims to declare George Soros a terrorist
Tens of thousands of American citizens have signed a petition that calls on the US President Donald Trump to declare billionaire George Soros a terrorist and to seize all his assets, Press TV reported.
11:06 02 September
Grand jury assembled in Trump-Russia investigation
A special counsel investigating claims of Russian meddling in the US election has reportedly empanelled a grand jury, APA reports quoting BBC.
07:57 04 August
Secretary of State Tillerson says he is 'not going anywhere'
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Wednesday that he was "not going anywhere," denying news reports that he was considering leaving his post, APA reports quoting Reuters.
04:44 27 July
Trump slams AG Sessions' 'weak' position on Clinton emails
President Donald Trump continued his recent public shaming of Attorney General Jeff Sessions Tuesday, lashing out at his "very weak position" on prosecuting Hillary Clinton's "crimes,” according to the CNN.
16:27 25 July
Trump says he has ‘Complete Power’ to pardon
President Trump on Saturday asserted the “complete power to pardon” relatives, aides and possibly even himself in response to investigations into Russia’s meddling in last year’s election, as he came to the defense of Attorney General Jeff Sessions just days after expressing regret about appointing him, APA reports quoting the New York Times.
07:52 23 July
Trump's son, close associates to appear before Senate
President Donald Trump's son Donald Trump Jr., son-in-law Jared Kushner and former campaign manager Paul Manafort have been asked to appear before U.S. Senate committees next week to answer questions about the campaign's alleged connections to Russia, officials said on Wednesday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
07:55 20 July
Russian-American lobbyist attended Trump Jr. controversial meeting
A US citizen, lobbyist and former Soviet military officer has revealed he was one of the figures present at a closed-door gathering of a Russian lawyer and senior campaigners of President Donald Trump in the run-up to the 2016 presidential election, APA reports quoting Press TV.
22:25 15 July
Trump says he would invite Putin to White House, but not now
U.S. President Donald Trump, who is fighting off allegations of ties between his election campaign and Moscow, said he would invite Russian President Vladimir Putin to the White House but added that now was not the right time for that, APA reports quoting Reuters.
06:22 14 July
Grassley to send Trump Jr. letter asking him to testify
The heads of the Senate judiciary committee are writing a letter to Donald Trump Jr. Thursday requesting that he testify before the committee, Chairman Chuck Grassley told, APA reports quoting CNN.
20:57 13 July
Democrats introduce new bill on Russia and Iran sanctions
Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives introduced a new version of a Russia and Iran sanctions bill on Wednesday, hoping to send a message to President Donald Trump to maintain a strong line against Moscow, APA reports quoting Reuters.
07:51 13 July
Trump says he does not fault son for meeting Russian lawyer
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he did not fault his son Donald Trump Jr. for meeting with a Russian lawyer during the 2016 presidential election campaign and that he was unaware of the meeting until a few days ago, APA reports quoting Reuters.
07:45 13 July
Trump, escaping domestic woes, visits France's Macron
U.S. President Donald Trump, under fire at home over Russian connections and abroad over climate change and trade, arrives in Paris on Thursday seeking common ground with France's new leader Emmanuel Macron, APA reports quoting Reuters.
07:40 13 July
Trump on Putin: We get along 'very well'
US President Trump has revealed in an interview with CBN News that he and Russia’s President Vladimir Putin “get along very well” and “that’s a good thing.” However, he thinks Putin would have been happier if Hillary Clinton had won the elections, APA reports quoting RT.
23:41 12 July
Russia's Lavrov: show me at least one fact Moscow meddled in U.S. election
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Wednesday he wanted to be shown at least one fact proving Moscow's meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, APA reports quoting Reuters.
20:34 12 July
States refuse Trump panel request for voter information
A growing number of U.S. states refused on Friday to give voters' names, addresses and sensitive personal information to a commission created by President Donald Trump to investigate alleged voter fraud, saying the demand was unnecessary and violated privacy, APA reports quoting Reuters.
05:14 01 July
Trump says Obama 'colluded' on Russia, without giving evidence
U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday demanded that investigators apologize for looking into Russian interference and possible collusion with his 2016 election campaign, accusing predecessor President Barack Obama of having "colluded or obstructed," but he did not provide evidence, APA reports quoting Reuters.
02:22 27 June
Iranian Laser targets US forces in Strait of Hormuz
Iranian ships directed a laser at a US Super Stallion helicopter flying over the Strait of Hormuz on Tuesday. Such behavior is "unsafe and unprofessional," a US Navy spokesman said, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
23:08 15 June
Trump '100 percent' ready to testify under oath about private talks with Comey
US President Donald Trump in a joint press conference with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis on Friday made a series of remarks about former FBI Director James Comey's testimony to the Congress, saying that it showed showed "no collusion" between his presidential campaign and Russia and that he is ready to testify on the issue under oath, APA reports quoting sputniknews.
00:19 10 June
Putin praises Trump, says U.S. spies may have faked hacking evidence
President Vladimir Putin said on Friday that Donald Trump had run a better presidential campaign than Hillary Clinton and that U.S. intelligence agencies could have easily faked what he said was false evidence that Russia had hacked the Democratic Party, APA reports quoting Reuters.
01:00 03 June