• US intelligence, military, and diplomatic officials still have no idea what Trump talked about with Putin, and that's dangerous

    26 days ago - By Business Insider

    A number top US officials have reportedly been left in the dark on what President Donald Trump spoke about with Russian President Vladimir Putin during their private meeting in Helsinki.
    A former senior national security official said this potentially poses a danger if Trump made secret agreements with the Russian leader.
    Russia's ambassador to the US on Wednesday claimed Trump made "important verbal agreements" with Putin.
    DNI Dan Coats on Thursday said he did not know what Trump and Putin discussed.
    A number of key US intelligence, defense, and diplomatic leaders have reportedly been...
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  • Trump worries that Fed will raise rates two more times this year, White House official says

    Trump worries that Fed will raise rates two more times this year, White House official says

    26 days ago - By CNBC

    President Donald Trump is worried the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates two more times this year, a White House official told CNBC.
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  • Miscommunication Reigns After Trump's Meeting with Putin

    27 days ago - By Fortune

    A incredible lack of communication within the Trump administration has become apparent in the wake of President Trump's meeting with Russian leader Vladimir Putin on Monday. The specifics of what exactly was discussed during the two hour meeting between the world leaders remain uncertain, but Russia's ambassador to the United States told reporters “important verbal agreements” were made, according to The Washington Post .
    There were no note-takers present during the meeting-only Trump, Putin, and interpreters. Democrats attempted to subpoena Trump's interpreter, Marina Gross, to learn what...
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  • Russia is warning NATO about exercises in Eastern Europe - the type of training Trump has said he could end at Putin's request

    Russia is warning NATO about exercises in Eastern Europe - the type of training Trump has said he could end at Putin's request

    27 days ago - By Business Insider

    Russia is again criticizing NATO about military exercises after President Donald Trump's meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
    While Russians have commented on that meeting, US intelligence and military officials appear to know little about what was discussed or agreed to.
    Trump hinted prior to the meeting that US participation in NATO military exercises could be on the table.
    Russia repeated its longstanding criticisms of US and NATO military exercises on the alliance's eastern flank this week, rebuking the US for a land and sea exercise in the Black Sea region that involved...
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  • Prominent GOP congressman and former CIA agent says Trump is being manipulated by Putin

    Prominent GOP congressman and former CIA agent says Trump is being manipulated by Putin

    27 days ago - By Business Insider

    GOP Rep. Will Hurd says President Donald Trump is being manipulated by Russian President Vladimir Putin.
    Hurd sits on the House Intelligence Committee and is a former CIA covert agent.
    He wrote that "by playing into Vladimir Putin's hands, the leader of the free world actively participated in a Russian disinformation campaign that legitimized Russian denial and weakened the credibility of the United States to both our friends and foes abroad."
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    Rep. Will Hurd is a Republican congressman from Texas and a former CIA covert officer.
    He...
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