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British PM: Highly likely Moscow behind Russian spy Skripal poisoning

13 Mar 2018

British PM: Highly likely Moscow behind Russian spy Skripal poisoning

About a week has passed since double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia were mysteriously found unconscious on a bench in Salisbury, poisoned with a nerve agent known as "Novichok."

White House: Flynn failed to disclose Russian income

02 Apr 2017

White House: Flynn failed to disclose Russian income

The White House stated that former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn failed to disclose income he received from a Russian television network and another Russian firm.

Trump calls Russia probe "witch hunt"

01 Apr 2017

Trump calls Russia probe "witch hunt"

US President Donald Trump has called the probe into his teams' connections with Moscow a "witch hunt." His statements come after Trump's former National Security Adviser's lawyer said he would testify if he was granted immunity.

Fired Trump NSA seeks immunity to testify on Russia interference

31 Mar 2017

Fired Trump NSA seeks immunity to testify on Russia interference

Michael Flynn, US President Donald Trump's recently fired national security adviser, has sought immunity to testify at hearings regarding Russia's alleged US election interference.

Donald Trump holds unscheduled news conference

17 Feb 2017

Donald Trump holds unscheduled news conference

On Thursday, Donald Trump scheduled a spontaneous news conference for the purpose of taking his message "straight to the people".

Trump was aware of Michael Flynn's Russia phone call

15 Feb 2017

Trump was aware of Michael Flynn's Russia phone call

When asked about his National Security Advisor's pre-inauguration contact with a Russian ambassador, Trump said, "I don't know about that. I haven't seen it."

Trump's NSA Michael Flynn resigns over Russia links

14 Feb 2017

Trump's NSA Michael Flynn resigns over Russia links

US President Donald Trump's National Security Advisor Michael Flynn has resigned, according to the White House.

Russia honours murdered ambassador Andrei Karlov

23 Dec 2016

Russia honours murdered ambassador Andrei Karlov

On Thursday, Russia staged a memorial ceremony for deceased ambassador Andrei Karlov.

Turkish police detain 6 over Russian ambassador's killing

21 Dec 2016

Turkish police detain 6 over Russian ambassador's killing

After the killing of Russia's ambassador by a member of the Ankara riot police, Turkish police have detained 6 people.

Russian envoy to Turkey assassinated

20 Dec 2016

Russian envoy to Turkey assassinated

Russian Ambassador to Turkey, Andrei Karlov, was in attendance at a Russian photography exhibition in Ankara.