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Trump Corrects His Quote, Says He Misspoke on Russian Meddling

Blistered by bipartisan condemnation of his embrace of a longtime U.S. enemy, President Donald Trump sought Tuesday to “clarify” his public undermining of American intelligence agencies, saying he had misspoken…

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Trump Calls Putin ‘Believer in Israel’

U.S. President Donald Trump continued to speak enthusiastically about the summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, saying that it had been particularly beneficial for Israel. “We came to…

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Why Mueller’s Latest Indictment Is So Breathtaking

Robert Mueller’s latest indictment in his investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 election is chock full of extraordinary details. Its most breathtaking revelation, however, is just how scary-good America’s…

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12 Russians Charged With U.S. Election Hacking

The Justice Department announced charges Friday against 12 Russian intelligence officers for hacking offenses during the 2016 presidential election. The indictments were announced by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein as…

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Trump Tirade Sends NATO Leaders Into Crisis Session

President Donald Trump launched a fresh attack on NATO allies’ failure to raise defense spending on Thursday, prompting leaders to huddle in a special session excluding other summit participants, sources…

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OPINION: NATO’s Real Crisis Is Turkey, Not Trump

From the perspective of Europe, the crisis within the North Atlantic Treaty Organization has a name: Donald Trump. It’s easy to understand why. The U.S. president calls the European NATO…

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