‘Tre45on’ Trends After Bombshell Story Claiming Trump Knew Putin Had Bounty On U.S. Troops

Critics erupted Saturday after an explosive New York Times story asserting that Russian President Vladimir Putin secretly offered a bounty to Afghanistan militants for American soldiers they killed — and that Donald Trump knew about it. Both the White House and Putin denied the story Saturday. But it was concerning enough that several critics spoke out. The hashtag “Tre45on” — using 45...

Ukraine talks fail to reach breakthrough but Vladimir Putin and Volodymyr Zelenskiy agree to ceasefire

Volodymyr Zelenskiy met Vladimir Putin for the first time, mediated by President Macron - REUTERSMuch-anticipated peace talks for eastern Ukraine have failed to bring about a breakthrough after a six-hour summit in Paris on Monday.The leaders of Russia, Ukraine, Germany and France claimed some progress in moving towards settling the long-simmering conflict after a ceasefire was agreed. The talks...

‘All roads lead to Putin’: Impeachment ties Ukraine, Russia

WASHINGTON -- House Democrats are bringing the impeachment focus back to Russia as they draft formal charges against U.S. President Donald Trump. Speaker Nancy Pelosi is connecting the dots -- "all roads lead to Putin," she says -- and making the argument that Trump's pressure campaign on Ukraine was not an isolated incident but part of a troubling bond with the Russian president reaching back...