Russian officials believed that Michael Flynn was an ally whom they could use to influence President Donald Trump, CNN reported Friday night. The network cites "multiple government officials" who were aware of conversations within the Russian government that were intercepted during the 2016 campaign.
"This was a five-alarm fire from early on," one former Obama administration official said, "the way the Russians were talking about him.
A Russian fighter jet reportedly flew within 50 feet of a Swedish airplane, part of what officials call a pattern of increasingly aggressive behavior from Russian jets. This week Swedish agency FRA released a photo showing a Russian...
Russian news outlets have reported that Boris Nemtsov, a former deputy prime minister under Boris Yeltsin and prominent critic of Russian President Vladmir Putin, was shot in the streets of Moscow, near the Kremlin, on Friday night....
Michael McFaul, the former United States ambassador to Russia, told the editor of the Russian government's overseas broadcast network Russia Today, that he refused to keep "pretending that RT is a news organization."
Citing anonymous officials in the Obama administration, the Washington Post reported Tuesday that White House “classified” computer systems were breached, possibly by entities of the Russian government.