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Ron Johnson Subpoenas FBI Director Wray in Probe of Crossfire Hurricane Origins

Senator Ron Johnson (R., Wisc.) subpoenaed FBI director Christopher Wray last week for documents pertaining to the Russia investigation.Johnson, who chairs the Senate Homeland Security Committee, issued the subpoena as part of the committee's probe into the origins of the Russia investigation, dubbed Crossfire Hurricane by the FBI.The subpoena, obtained by Fox News, demands that Wray make available "all records related to the Crossfire Hurricane investigation. This includes, but is not limit...
Tags: News, Russia, Fbi, Fox, Fox News, Fisa, Johnson, Doj, Committee, Ron Johnson, Trump, Wray, Senate Judiciary Committee, U S Department of Justice, Christopher Wray, Homeland Security Committee


Lindsey Graham Claims Declassified Docs Show FBI ‘Misled’ Congress on Steele Dossier

Newly declassified documents show that the FBI misled Congress regarding the reliability of the Steele dossier, Senator Lindsey Graham (R., S.C.) said on Sunday.The Senate Intelligence Committee, which Graham chairs, is currently conducting an investigation into the origins of the FBI's Crossfire Hurricane probe, whose stated aim was to uncover alleged collusion between the 2016 Trump campaign and Russian operatives.One document released by the committee on Sunday is an FBI draft of talking ...
Tags: News, Congress, Russia, Fbi, Graham, Fisa, Department Of Justice, Senate Intelligence Committee, Justice Department, Lindsey Graham, Trump, Wray, Steele, HOROWITZ, Michael Horowitz, FISA Court


GOP senator subpoenas FBI over Russia, defends Biden probe

Republican Sen. Ron Johnson said Monday that he has subpoenaed the FBI to produce documents to his committee related to the Trump-Russia investigation. The Wisconsin senator also defended a separate investigation he is leading into Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden and Ukraine, even as Democrats say the probe has the effect of amplifying Russian propaganda and as U.S. intelligence officials say they have assessed that Russia is working to denigrate Biden ahead of the November election...
Tags: News, Russia, Joe Biden, Ukraine, Fbi, Gop, Wisconsin, Biden, Sen Ron Johnson


Belarus Says Lukashenko Is Re-elected as President in Election Critics Call Rigged

A government exit poll said Aleksandr Lukashenko had won almost 80 percent of the vote. That triggered protests against the repressive regime, and a heavy police response.
Tags: News, Russia, Belarus, Demonstrations, Lukashenko, Politics And Government, Protests and Riots, Aleksandr Lukashenko, USSR (Former Soviet Union, Minsk (Belarus, Aleksandr G


'They're not equivalent': Pelosi says Russian election interference more serious than that of China, Iran

Pelosi and other Democrats have called for information about Russia's effort to "denigrate" Joe Biden to be declassified ahead of the 2020 election.
Tags: News, Russia, Joe Biden, Pelosi, China Iran


Belarus Says Longtime Leader Is Re-elected in Vote Critics Call Rigged

Amid heavy repression and the most serious dissent in President Aleksandr Lukashenko’s 26 years in power, a government exit poll said he had won almost 80 percent of the vote.
Tags: News, Russia, Belarus, Demonstrations, Lukashenko, Politics And Government, Protests and Riots, Aleksandr Lukashenko, USSR (Former Soviet Union, Minsk (Belarus, Aleksandr G


'They're not equivalent': Pelosi says Russian election interference more serious than that of China, Iran

Pelosi and other Democrats have called for information about Russia's effort to "denigrate" Joe Biden to be declassified ahead of the 2020 election.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Russia, Joe Biden, Usa Today, Pelosi, China Iran


Russia wants to build its own reusable rocket, Roscosmos chief says

The agency also wants to go back to Venus
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The Trump administration reportedly quashed part of an intelligence report that showed Russia is helping him win the 2020 election

Previous reports from the FBI, CIA, and NSA concluded that Russia attempted to help Trump win in 2016, but Trump has denied those reports' accuracy.
Tags: News, Nsa, Russia, Trump, FBI CIA


National security adviser: 'Almost nothing' left to sanction 'of the Russians'

CBS News' Face the Nation host Margaret Brennan repeatedly pushed National Security Adviser on Sunday to say whether President Trump has told Russian President Vladimir Putin "to knock it off" when it comes to U.S. election interference. O'Brien said he doesn't get involved with his boss's conservations with other world leaders, but said the Trump administration remains committed to keeping Moscow out of the picture.Trump, O'Brien said, has been tougher than his predecessors....
Tags: News, Vladimir Putin, Washington, China, Russia, Iran, Beijing, Moscow, Kremlin, Tehran, Trump, Brien, CBS News Face the Nation, Margaret Brennan, National Security Adviser


O’Brien Claims ‘Almost Nothing’ Left On Russia Sanctions Despite DNI’s Dire Warning

National Security Adviser Robert O’Brien on Sunday dismissed the notion of imposing additional sanctions against Russia even after the DNI warned for the first time that the country detailed a campaign to “denigrate” former Vice President Joe Biden in the November election. On Friday, counterintelligence chief William Evanina issued a statement warning that the Kremlin “is using a range of measures to primarily denigrate” both Biden and “an anti-Russia ‘establishment.’” Evanina also warned tha...
Tags: News, Putin, Vladimir Putin, China, Russia, Joe Biden, Iran, House, Cbs, Nancy Pelosi, Kremlin, Biden, Trump, Dni, William Evanina, Brien


China targeting U.S. election infrastructure with cyberattacks, says O'Brien

Chinese government-linked hackers have been targeting U.S. election infrastructure ahead of the 2020 presidential election, White House National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien said on Sunday, indicating a more active level of alleged Chinese interference. O'Brien's comments appeared to go beyond a statement released on Friday by the Office of the Director of National Intelligence which said China "has been expanding its influence efforts," and that Russia was already trying to undercut Democra...
Tags: News, White House, China, Russia, Joe Biden, Brien, Office of the Director of National Intelligence, O Brien, Robert O Brien


Coronavirus live news: pandemic plunges UK into deepest slump on record; 10 die after fire at Indian Covid facility

British economy to be officially declared in recession this week; Indian hotel used a treatment facility; US passes 5m casesAmerica’s midwest braces for ‘unstoppable’ Covid-19 surgeUS coronavirus updates - live UK ministers reject weekly Covid testing in English schools Brazil scientist’s despair as coronavirus deaths hit 100,000Is generational coronavirus tension real? 3.27pm BST “When 700,000 Scottish children start returning to school from Tuesday, they’ll have to find new ways to mark th...
Tags: UK, Scotland, Russia, India, US, America, World news, Australia news, US news, Infectious Diseases, Brazil, Trump, Mississippi River, Johns Hopkins University, Coronavirus outbreak, COVID


Russia chooses less testing, faster production to win COVID-19 vaccine race

The Russian team hopes to start mass production of its vaccine in October, far sooner than other leading scientists.
Tags: News, Russia


Intelligence community's top election official: China and Iran don't want Trump to win reelection, Russia working to 'denigrate' Biden

The US intelligence community's top election security official said in a statement Friday that China "prefers" an outcome where President Donald Trump is not reelected in November and Russia is working to "denigrate" former Vice President Joe Biden's White House bid.
Tags: White House, China, Russia, US, Joe Biden, Iran, Cnn, Biden, Donald Trump, Trump


Trump Claims He Is ‘The Last Person’ Russia Wants In Office

President Donald Trump on Friday dismissed a finding from a top U.S. intelligence official that found Russia will “primarily denigrate” Joe Biden in the 2020 election. “I think the last person Russia wants to see in office is Donald Trump because nobody’s been tougher on Russia than I have — ever,” Trump said during a news conference at his golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey on Friday when asked about the intelligence. Earlier on Friday, the director of the National Counterintelligence and...
Tags: News, Putin, Vladimir Putin, Congress, Russia, Joe Biden, Iran, Ukraine, Afghanistan, Taliban, Nato, House, Moscow, Nancy Pelosi, Petro Poroshenko, Kremlin


Intelligence community's top election official: China and Iran don't want Trump to win reelection, Russia working against Biden

The US intelligence community's top election security official said in a statement Friday that China "prefers" an outcome where President Donald Trump is not reelected in November and Russia is working to "denigrate" former Vice President Joe Biden's White House bid.
Tags: News, White House, China, Russia, US, Joe Biden, Iran, Stories, Biden, Donald Trump, Trump


How Russia Findings Divided Trump and Intelligence Agencies

Officials told The New York Times Magazine that the draft of a classified document reporting that Russia favored President Trump in the 2020 election was changed to soften its assessment.
Tags: News, Russia, Richard, Coats, Trump, Dan, Maguire, Beth, Appointments and Executive Changes, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, The New York Times Magazine, Espionage and Intelligence Services, Presidential Election of 2020, Sanner, Grenell


Unwanted Truths: Inside Trump’s Battles With U.S. Intelligence Agencies

Last year, intelligence officials gathered to write a classified report on Russia’s interest in the 2020 election. An investigation from the magazine uncovered what happened next.
Tags: News, Russia, Richard, Central Intelligence Agency, Coats, Trump, Sanders, Dan, Bernard, Shelby, Maguire, Beth, Gina, Patel, Office of the Director of National Intelligence, Pierson


Russia Looks to Africa to Extend Its Military Might

MOSCOW—From Russia’s cyber-meddling in the U.S. presidential elections to its alleged hacking of coronavirus research, it’s clear the Kremlin is keen to undermine the democratic West. And it’s now looking to a new front to extend its hard and soft power and prop up fellow authoritarian regimes: the continent of Africa.Last week, the German newspaper Bild raised alarms about Russia’s growing influence in Africa, citing a classified German Foreign Ministry report that Russia has concluded agreemen...
Tags: News, Putin, Vladimir Putin, Washington, China, Russia, Berlin, Africa, America, Syria, Ukraine, West, United States, Egypt, Middle East, United Nations


US intel: Russia acting against Biden; China opposes Trump

U.S. intelligence officials believe that Russia is using a variety of measures to denigrate Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden ahead of the November election and that individuals linked to the Kremlin are boosting President Donald Trump’s reelection bid, the country’s counterintelligence chief said in the most specific warning to date about the threat of foreign interference. U.S. officials also believe China does not want Trump to win a second term and has accelerated its criticism of...
Tags: News, White House, China, Russia, US, America, Joe Biden, Beijing, Kremlin, Biden, Donald Trump, Trump


UN set for showdown over US Iran arms embargo push

The UN Security Council is set next week to roundly reject a US resolution to extend an Iranian arms embargo, diplomats say, setting up a lengthy showdown with repercussions for the Iran nuclear deal. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced on Wednesday that the United States would put forward its long-awaited resolution despite ardent opposition from Russia and China. "The resolution takes a maximalist position on Iran," one diplomat told AFP.
Tags: News, China, Russia, US, Iran, United States, Un, UN Security Council, State, US Iran, Mike Pompeo


US election 2020: China, Russia and Iran 'trying to influence' vote

Russia wants a second term for President Trump while China does not, a US intelligence chief says.
Tags: News, China, Russia, US, Iran, Trump, China Russia


‘I Don’t Care’: Trump Responds To Intel That Russia Is Working To Get Him Elected Again

Trump insists he's the last person Russia would want to see in the White House.
Tags: News, Russia, Intel, Trump


Russia Continues Interfering in Election to Try to Help Trump, U.S. Intelligence Says

But a new assessment says China would prefer to see the president defeated, though it is not clear Beijing is doing much to meddle in the 2020 campaign to help Joseph R. Biden Jr.
Tags: News, China, Russia, Iran, Beijing, State Department, Biden, Trump, Office of the Director of National Intelligence, Donald J, Espionage and Intelligence Services, Joseph R Jr, Classified Information and State Secrets, Presidential Election of 2020, Trump U S Intelligence Says


Trump says he may extend unemployment benefits via executive order – live

President speaks at golf club in New Jersey after talks collapseRussia, China, Iran trying to ‘sway voters’ preferences’, official warnsUS added 1.8m jobs in July as states grapple with Covid-19 spikeSign up to our First Thing newsletter 1.20am BST Asked whether the press conference, which was attended by members of his golf club, some of whom were not wearing masks and who were not maintaining social distance, was violating New Jersey guidelines for golf clubs, Trump said no, “Because it’s ...
Tags: China, Russia, World news, Joe Biden, US news, Iran, US politics, New Jersey, US economy, Donald Trump, Trump, Black Lives Matter Movement, China Iran, US elections 2020


US intel: Russia working to defeat Biden; China and Iran prefer Trump defeat

Russia wants to "denigrate" Joe Biden, while China views Trump as "unpredictable," says the U.S. National Counter-Intelligence and Security Center.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, China, Russia, US, Joe Biden, Iran, Biden, Usa Today, Trump


Russia Continues Interfering in Election to Help Trump, U.S. Intelligence Says

But a new assessment says China would prefer to see the president defeated, though it is less clear how much Beijing is doing to meddle in the 2020 campaign to help Joseph R. Biden Jr.
Tags: News, China, Russia, Iran, Beijing, State Department, Biden, Trump, Office of the Director of National Intelligence, Donald J, Espionage and Intelligence Services, Joseph R Jr, Classified Information and State Secrets, Presidential Election of 2020, Trump U S Intelligence Says


US election 2020: China, Russia and Iran 'trying to influence' vote

Russia wants a second term for President Trump while China does not, a US intelligence chief says.
Tags: News, China, Russia, US, Iran, Trump, China Russia


White House duo urge Trump to sign executive orders on coronavirus relief as talks collapse – live

Executive orders recommended after talks with Democrats stallODNI says foreign trio trying to ‘sway voters’ preferences’Report says China would prefer ‘unpredictable’ Trump to loseUS added 1.8m jobs in July as states grapple with Covid-19 spikeSign up to our First Thing newsletter 10.21pm BST Hi there, it’s Maanvi Singh, reporting from the West Coast. The Biden campaign’s Tony Blinken, in light of the ODNI report, said that “Donald Trump has publicly and repeatedly invited, emboldened, and e...
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