MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Friday it is a pity that the administration of U.S.
By Rania El Gamal and Alex Lawler
House Republicans launch a website blasting the media for focusing on “chaos,” rather than their accomplishments made during President Trump’s first 200 days in office. The website called “Did You Know” says the news has not been keeping Americans informed on all the legislation GOP lawmakers have passed in the House.
Secretary of State RexTillerson expresses optimism that the U.S. and Russia can find a way to ease tensions between the two countries. One America’s Mario Solano has the latest on the conflict following Tillerson’s meeting with Russia’s top diplomat.
President Trump is thanking China and Russia for helping pass increased sanctions on North Korea.
By Jessica Resnick-Ault
Russia announces a de-escalation zone north of the Syrian city of Homs. Officials say the ceasefire is set to take effect Thursday and will include 84 settlements, which are home to more than 147,000 people.
President Trump quietly signs legislation imposing new sanctions on Russia. This comes after the bill was overwhelmingly approved in the House and Senate. The measure targets Russia’s energy and defense sectors, and includes new sanctions on Iran and North Korea.
White House Senior Aide Kellyanne Conway mocks alleged Russian meddling, pushing back against recent allegations. Conway defended President Trump Tuesday in response to recent reports made about a meeting between Donald Trump Junior and a Russian lawyer in 2016.