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US, Russia disagree over what Trump and Putin actually said to each other

President Donald Trump met Russian President Vladimir Putin for the first time at the G20 Summit in Germany

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Guess Who Came to Dinner With Flynn and Putin - NBC News

NBC News reviewed video and photos from a 2015 Moscow gala that Mike Flynn was paid $45,000 to attend to see who else was in the room.

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Killer, kleptocrat, genius, spy: the many myths of Vladimir Putin | World news | The Guardian

The Long Read: Russia’s role in Trump’s election has led to a boom in Putinology. But do all these theories say more about us than Putin?

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'There is No Moral Equivalency': Ben Sasse Says 'I Don't Know' What Trump's Doing With Putin Comments | Mediaite

"I'll be honest, I don't know what the president is trying to do with statements like these," the Nebraska Senator said.

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Putin Ordered 'Influence Campaign' To Help Trump, U.S. Intelligence Report Says : The Two-Way : NPR

The public version of the intelligence report on the investigation into Russia's interference in the U.S. elections concludes that Russia "aspired to help" Trump's election chances when possible.

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Russian air strikes in Syria: John McCain 'confirms US-trained rebels hit during bombing campaign' - live updates

Vladimir Putin has denied reports that Russian air strikes have killed civilians. Speaking at a meeting with human rights activists in the Kremlin, he reportedly described the claims as "information attacks."

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How Obama Paved The Way To Russian Missiles In Iran | The Daily Caller

By lifting a U.S.-brokered ban on selling S-300 antiaircraft missiles to Iran Monday, Russia opened a new chapter in its bid for power in the Middle East.

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Pro-Moscow Rebels Fly Flag of 'New Russia' in Eastern Ukraine - NBC News.com

NOVOAZOVSK, Ukraine - Pro-Russian rebels conquering territory in eastern Ukraine are fighting under a new flag that betrays their - and perhaps the Kremlin’s...

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Russia Responds To Canada's Sarcastic Geography Lesson

Russia has fired back at Canada's NATO delegation in response to a snarky Ukraine tweet that went viral earlier this week.

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Ukraine Asserts Russian Invasion, Reinstitutes Draft

President Petro O. Poroshenko of Ukraine said Russian troops had crossed the border, and his national security council reinstituted mandatory conscription.

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Parents Who Lost 3 Children on MH17 Say Life Is 'Hell Beyond Hell'

SYDNEY — The Western Australian parents of three children, who were killed with their grandfather on Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, released a heartbreaking statement on Wednesday.

Anthony Maslin and Rin Norris lost their three children — Mo, 12, Evie, 10, and Otis, 8 — plus Norris's father, Nick, when the plane was shot from the sky above a field in eastern Ukraine on Thursday. The children and their grandfather were returning from a family holiday in Amsterdam on the doomed MH17, while their parents remained behind.

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Flashback: Mitt Romney Now Makes Obama Look Dangerously Foolish in 46 Second Exchange Over Russia

Obama's sarcastic remarks ring hollow in light of recent events...

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US outlines case against Russia on downed plane

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Video of a rocket launcher, one surface-to-air missile missing, leaving the likely launch site. Imagery showing the firing. Calls claiming credit for the strike. Recordings said to reveal a cover-up at the crash site.

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There's A Mountain Of Evidence Linking Russia To The Downing Of The Malaysia Airliner

There's a growing body of evidence that has emerged that links Russia to the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine, despite the best efforts of pro-Russian militants to scrub the record.

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Putin’s imperial hangover

Putin, who came of age in the Soviet empire, harbors an imperial mentality. The serious problem is that he has acted on these beliefs.