Trump Calls Out 'Animal Assad' and Putin for Syria Gas AttackPres. Trump condemned a "mindless CHEMICAL attack" in Syria that killed women and children, called Syria's president Assad an "animal" and criticized Russian president Vladimir Putin on Sunday.
White House Confirms Trump, Putin Discussed Washington SummitPresident Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed the possibility of meeting at the White House during a phone call last month, the White House confirmed on Monday.
Trump Furious Over Leak Of Warning To Not Congratulate PutinPresident Donald Trump was infuriated after it quickly leaked that he had been directly instructed by his national security advisers in briefing materials not to congratulate Russian President Vladimir Putin on his recent election victory.
Putin Cruises to Overwhelming Victory in Fraud-Tainted Russian VoteVladimir Putin rolled to an overwhelming win in Russia's presidential election Sunday, adding six years in the Kremlin for the man who has led the world's largest country for all of the 21st century.
Feinstein, Pelosi Urge Trump To Pressure Putin To Extradite Indicted RussiansSeveral Democratic leaders in Congress sent a letter to President Donald Trump calling on him to put pressure on Russian President Vladimir Putin to extradite the Russians who were indicted in special counsel Robert Mueller's probe.
Putin Shows Off New Russian Doomsday Weapons in State-of-the-Nation SpeechVladimir Putin unveiled a stunning catalog of doomsday machines in his annual state-of-the-nation speech, saying that Russia had to build them to counter the potential threat posed by the U.S. missile defense system.
Trump Says He Believes Putin Is Sincere In Denying Russian Election InterferencePres. Trump danced around the question of whether he believed Putin's denials, telling reporters that pressing the issue would accomplish little.
Leaked Documents Show Trump Administration Cabinet Member Has Stake in Firm Tied to PutinThe details are likely to add to the questions about ties between Russia and the Trump administration, connections that for months have shadowed the White House.
Putin Orders 755 Cut From U.S. Diplomatic Staff In RussiaRussian President Vladimir Putin says the United States will have to cut its diplomatic staff in Russia by 755 under new sanctions from Moscow.
Pelosi Calls On Trump To Confront Putin On Election MeddlingHouse Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is adding her name to the list of high-ranking Democrats who are demanding that President Donald Trump confront Russian leader Vladimir Putin over Moscow's election meddling.
Putin: 'Patriotic' Russian Individuals May Have Engaged In HackingThe Russian leader admitted the possibility that some individual "patriotic" hackers could have mounted some attacks amid the current cold spell in Russia's relations with the West.
Trump Faces Fallout Over Comey Appeal, Intelligence SharingPresident Donald Trump faced fallout Wednesday over revelations that he personally appealed to now-fired FBI Director James Comey to abandon the bureau's investigation.