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Tillerson says U.S., Russia can settle problems, ease tension

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Sunday he believed his U.S. colleagues were ready to continue dialogue with Moscow on complex issues despite bilateral tensions. Lavrov, who met U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on the sidelines of an international gathering in Manila, said the first thing that Tillerson asked about was Russia’s retaliation

Comey pressed for anti-Trump dossier in classified Russia report

Catherine Herridge, Pamela K. Browne, Cyd Upson, FBI Director James Comey considered an anti-Trump dossier compiled by a former British intelligence officer so important that he insisted the document be included in January’s final intelligence community report on Russian meddling in the U.S. election, Fox News was told. Sources would not speak on the record,

Putin, Tillerson meeting in Moscow

Russian President Vladimir Putin is meeting with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in Moscow, Fox News has learned. A U.S. embassy spokesperson confirmed the meeting. Tillerson originally was only slated to meet with his Russian counterpart, Sergei Lavrov. The Putin-Tillerson meeting comes ahead of an expected press conference with Tillerson and Lavrov. Tillerson traveled

John McCain and Dick Cheney Russian election interference could be ‘act of war’

Morgan Chalfant, Former Vice President Dick Cheney said Monday that Russia’s attempts to interfere in the 2016 presidential election could be considered an “act of war” against the U.S.  “There’s no question there was a very serious effort made by Mr. [Vladimir] Putin and his government, his organization, to interfere in major ways with our

Russia may be aiding Taliban in Afghanistan, top US general says

The top U.S. general in Europe told lawmakers Thursday that he sees evidence Russia might be supplying the Taliban in an effort to undermine the United States, in what could be a significant turning point in the Afghanistan conflict.  “I’ve seen the influence of Russia of late, increased influence in terms of association and perhaps

Wow: 85% of the world’s smartphones exposed to hacking

Russia urges US to explain CIA hacking exposed by WikiLeaks. Moscow has urged US intelligence services to provide a detailed and open response to WikiLeaks’ accusations of CIA hacking activities as #Vault7 constitutes a serious threat to international security, Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said. “We’d really like the security services in Washington to respond

Netanyahu to meet Putin about Iran’s presence in Syria

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday he plans to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow this week about Iran’s military presence in neighboring Syria after the civil war ends. Netanyahu, speaking during the opening of his weekly cabinet meeting in Jerusalem, said he wants to travel to Russia on Thursday to “express