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Amid Russia Tensions, Ukraine Moves Toward Separate Church

MOSCOW — Ukraine took a major step on Saturday toward establishing its own, autonomous Orthodox Church, setting the stage for increased tensions with Russia by altering a centuries-old religious tradition under which the Kiev church answered [...]

Trump, Giuliani say Mueller still has no evidence of Russia collusion

President Trump and one of his top lawyers said Saturday that special prosecutor Robert Mueller’s court filings still haven’t tied the president to any collusion with Russia. Attorney Rudolph W. Giuliani said on Twitter that Mr. Mueller’s [...]

Trump claims ‘NO COLLUSION’ after court filings detail campaign’s contacts with Russia

President Donald Trump began tweeting just after 7:30 a.m. Saturday, also swatting at President Emmanuel Macron of France. | Evan Vucci/AP Photo Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> President Donald Trump again insisted Saturday [...]

Mueller says Flynn gave ‘substantial assistance’ to Russia probe, recommends little to no prison

Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser, participated in 19 interviews with the special counsel and other Justice Department prosecutors and aided in multiple probes, | Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images Share [...]

Trump Cancels Meeting With Putin, Citing Naval Clash Between Russia and Ukraine

“This is a no-brainer,” said Michael Carpenter, senior director of the Penn Biden Center for Diplomacy and Global Engagement and a former Pentagon official under Mr. Obama. “It’s all about the political optics in light of the [...]

Ukraine’s President Appeals for NATO Support After Russia Standoff

MOSCOW — Since Russia fired shots at three Ukrainian Navy ships over the weekend, Western countries have issued statements saying they are “concerned” or even “deeply concerned,” but so far they have not — as Ukrainian officials [...]

Michael Cohen strikes plea deal over lying about Russia project

In August, Michael Cohen, former personal attorney to President Donald Trump, pleaded guilty to eight other felony counts brought by federal prosecutors in New York | Drew Angerer/Getty Images Legal The charge brings Trump closer to [...]

In Standoff With Russia, What Does Ukraine’s Martial Law Decree Mean?

MOSCOW — Ukrainians were thrown into confusion on Tuesday over their country’s martial law emergency, a day after the president pressed Parliament to enact the measure with no complete public version of what it contained, including [...]

Ukraine Declares Martial Law Over Naval Attack by Russia

Ukraine’s Parliament voted Monday to declare martial law in areas bordering Russia, responding to an attack a day earlier by Russian forces who fired on and impounded three Ukrainian naval vessels, leaving several sailors wounded. The [...]

Ukraine, After Naval Clash With Russia, Considers Martial Law

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization, in a statement carried by Ukrainian media, came down on Ukraine’s side in the dispute. “NATO fully supports the sovereignty of Ukraine and its territorial integrity, including its rights to [...]