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Bounties Uproar Casts a Shadow Over a Rare Trump Foreign Policy Achievement

The president was already impatient to end a troop deployment in Afghanistan he has called “ridiculous.” Now a new issue is causing him fresh political damage.

michaelcrowley Will this be another “Pardon Me” moment
michaelcrowley Has anybody asked why it would be plausible for Russians to do that? To what benefit?

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US, Russia share a complex and bloody history in Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Moscow and Washington are intertwined in a complex and bloody history in Afghanistan, with both suffering thousands of dead and wounded in conflicts lasting for years. Now...

WFaqiri Kathygannon Russians are doing the same what Americans were doing to them in 80s but who are the main sufferers 👇 Poor Afgans Neither is worried for Afghans.They both are busy in settling their scores on Afghan soil.
Kathygannon U.S did the same when Soviet invaded Afghanistan. U.S even created Al-Qaeda which was a really smart move... It never backfired in any kind of way..

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Russia denies supplying weapons to Afghanistan's Taliban

Russia denies supplying weapons to Afghanistan's Taliban

Well that settles that
US has never done anything wrong, always accusing countries for something for one thing or another.

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Top intel officials brief Pelosi, congressional leaders on reported Russian bounty on US troops

Top intelligence officials will brief congressional leaders today on Russian bounties for Taliban to kill U.S. troops in Afghanistan.

When will these people be banned because of their hateful comments against the President?
Bullshit, uninformed, made up crap by abc.

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Pentagon says Taliban maintains Al Qaeda ties, jeopardising US-Taliban deal

The Pentagon report accuses the Taliban of continuing its ties with Al Qaeda, potentially putting the US-Taliban deal in danger

US and Taliban. 2 face of same coin 🤨

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Athlete A's Rachael Denhollander Says Larry Nassar Was Just 1 'Symptom of the Problem'

If you haven't watched AthleteA yet, R_Denhollander will change your mind.

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Trump: U.S. intelligence doubted Russia urged Taliban to kill U.S. troops

President Trump said he was not told about a reported Russian effort to get the Taliban to kill U.S. soldiers because many U.S. intelligence officials doubted its veracity

7/2/2020 5:15:00 AM

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Afghan Contractor Handed Out Russian Cash to Kill Americans, Officials Say

A small-time Afghan businessman became a key middleman who aided Russian efforts to target American soldiers, U.S. intelligence reports say

bone90210 Trump no! Lolo Sotoro Obama's Dad was over Indonesian Death Squad & Standard Oil. Close ties with HW Bush & photos of 8 y/o Barack w Bush. When Bush took over the CIA he had many assassinated by the death squad. Lolo left Barack a Billionare & the15th richest man in the world.
Trump was to busy in February golfing and rallies were first priority

7/2/2020 4:00:00 AM

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Families of fallen U.S. military in Afghanistan demand answers

'I can't help but wonder if his death was caused by this,' says Shawn Gregoire, the mother of a soldier killed in Afghanistan. 'There definitely needs to be some action taken.'

7/2/2020 3:02:00 AM

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Amb. Michael McFaul: ‘Unprecedented’ that Pres. Trump wants to be friends with Putin

Michael McFaul, the former U.S. Ambassador to Russia, joins Lawrence O’Donnell to discuss why Pres. Trump’s foreign policy principle is based around a friendship with Vladimir Putin.

7/2/2020 2:41:00 AM

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US tries to push forward Taliban deal amid bounty reports, Trump's moves to withdraw from Afghanistan

Amid reports that a Russian paramilitary unit offered the Taliban bounties to kill U.S. troops in Afghanistan, the Trump administration is pushing ahead with its peace process to end America's longest war and withdraw U.S. forces

7/2/2020 1:30:00 AM

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White House Dismisses Reports of Bounties, but Is Silent on Russia

Robert C. O’Brien, the national security adviser, told Fox News that President Trump knew nothing about the reports because the briefer “decided not to” share unverified intelligence with him.

you lie, you make up the news, you will do anything to get the Democrats into power so you too can be in power. No way, not happening. You lie.
ask Adam Schiff, he knew in February?

7/2/2020 12:00:00 AM

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Trump, top officials defend response to Russia bounty threat

Trump officials defend response to Russia bounty threat

7/1/2020 11:48:00 PM

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Top WH aide says CIA official decided against briefing Trump on Russia intel

Top WH aide says CIA official decided against briefing Trump on Russia intel

7/1/2020 11:00:00 PM

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Five Years After The #OscarsSoWhite Uproar, The Academy Has Met Its Diversity Goals For Membership

7/1/2020 9:55:00 PM

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Pompeo says he frequently discusses Afghanistan with Russia amid questions about bounty reports

Pompeo says he frequently discusses Afghanistan with Russia amid questions about bounty reports

7/1/2020 9:21:00 PM

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Russia did pay extremists to attack US soldiers, Taliban sources say - Business Insider

Russia did pay extremists to attack US soldiers in Afghanistan, according to 3 separate Taliban sources

7/1/2020 8:31:00 PM

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Pentagon report says Russia working with the Taliban and others to expedite US withdrawal from Afghanistan

A Pentagon report says Russia is working with the Taliban and other groups to expedite the withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan

7/1/2020 8:26:00 PM

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Five Years After The #OscarsSoWhite Uproar, The Academy Has Met Its Diversity Goals For Membership

5 years after the OscarsSoWhite controversy began, the Academy has met its diversity goals for membership—but the members are still mostly white men

7/1/2020 7:28:00 PM

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Russia did pay extremists to attack US soldiers, Taliban sources say - Business Insider

Russia did pay extremists to attack US soldiers in Afghanistan, according to 3 separate Taliban sources

7/1/2020 7:22:00 PM

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UN says Afghan army mistakenly fired mortars that killed 23

The U.N. mission in Afghanistan says its findings indicate the Afghan military had mistakenly fired the mortars this week at a busy market in southern Helmand province that inflicted heavy civilian casualties

7/1/2020 6:19:00 PM

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This July Fourth, deaths of three Marines haunt Donald Trump on Russian bounty to Taliban

President Donald Trump has been briefed that Vladimir Putin might have paid for dead U.S. troops, and he owes the American people answers: Our view

7/1/2020 4:45:00 PM

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Trump White House under growing pressure for intel, answers on reported Russian bounties in Afghanistan

Trump White House under growing pressure for intel, answers on reported Russian bounties in Afghanistan

7/1/2020 4:00:00 PM

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For Trump, foreign policy has soured, too

For Trump, foreign policy has soured, too

7/1/2020 3:48:00 PM

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Top U.S. business executives urge Congress to pass bipartisan policing reform

Top U.S. business executives urge Congress to pass bipartisan policing reform

7/1/2020 3:35:00 PM

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Katie Price and Al Warrell unfollow each other as he moves out of her home

Katie Price and Al Warrell unfollow each other on Instagram as he moves out of her home

7/1/2020 3:07:00 PM

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A Russian Plot to Kill U.S. Soldiers

Why intelligence officials suspect Russia of paying militants to kill American troops in Afghanistan.

7/1/2020 2:10:00 PM

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Trump denies knowing about intelligence report that Russia put bounty on U.S. troops serving in Afghanistan

Russian military intelligence unit reportedly offered secret bounties to Taliban-linked militants to kill coalition forces in Afghanistan.

7/1/2020 6:05:00 AM

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Data on Financial Transfers Bolstered Suspicions That Russia Offered Bounties

Data on financial transfers bolstered suspicions that Russia offered bounties

7/1/2020 5:45:00 AM

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Pompeo pushes Iran arms embargo at U.N., Russia says U.S. knee on Iran's neck

Pompeo pushes Iran arms embargo at U.N., Russia says U.S. knee on Iran's neck

7/1/2020 4:04:00 AM

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FedEx shares soar almost 9% as quarterly results top expectations

FedEx shares soar almost 9% as quarterly results top expectations

7/1/2020 1:40:00 AM

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Suspicions of Russian Bounties Were Bolstered by Data on Financial Transfers

Analysts have used other evidence to conclude that the transfers were most likely part of an effort to offer payments to Taliban-linked militants to kill American and coalition troops in Afghanistan.

7/1/2020 12:49:00 AM

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This is what top U.S. health officials say we should do differently for the next pandemic

This is what top U.S. health officials say we should do differently for the next pandemic

6/30/2020 11:33:00 PM

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A taco |i|al pastor|/i| at the original King Taco in honor of Raul Martinez Sr.

King Taco is trending in L.A. Here is a 2013 Jonathan Gold story in honor of in honor of Raul Martinez Sr., the founder of the beloved chain

6/30/2020 10:43:00 PM

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Afghan Interpreter Who Saved U.S. Troops Gets American Citizenship

Janis Shinwari, an Afghan interpreter for the U.S. military, grabbed a rifle in the heat of battle and saved U.S. troops in 2008. Twelve years later, he became a U.S. citizen.

6/30/2020 10:14:00 PM

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U.S. top medical experts rebuke American Airlines for filling planes

U.S. top medical experts rebuke American Airlines for filling planes

6/30/2020 9:50:00 PM

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Trump White House under growing pressure for intel, answers on reported Russian bounties in Afghanistan

The White House faced mounting questions about how much and how long President Donald Trump has known about alleged Russian bounties on U.S. troops in Afghanistan.

6/30/2020 9:23:00 PM

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Bounties or not, Russia has hedged its bets in Afghanistan for years

Russia has long played a double game in Afghanistan, voicing support for a U.S. push for peace talks while providing aid to the Taliban, ex-officials say.

6/30/2020 9:21:00 PM

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Trump still not briefed on reports Russia put bounties on US soldiers in Afghanistan: WH

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she wants all House members to be briefed.

6/30/2020 8:56:00 PM

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Democrats slam Trump after White House briefing for suggesting reports of Russian bounties are a 'hoax'

Dems slam Trump after White House briefing for suggesting reports of Russian bounties are a 'hoax'

6/30/2020 6:52:00 PM

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What to know about allegations that Russia offered bounties for the Taliban to kill U.S. troops

How strong is the case that Russians offered bounties to the Taliban to kill Americans? Lawmakers in both parties have asked the Trump admin. for an explanation. MSNBC analysis on this developing story.

6/30/2020 5:43:00 PM

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Rice: 'Makes no sense' that Trump wasn't told of Russia bounties

Susan Rice: “Even if he weren’t informed, then why hasn’t he in the days since he allegedly learned about this — expressed his concern, his condemnation of any Russian attempts to kill American military personnel?”

6/30/2020 3:27:00 PM

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Kremlin denies Russia offered Taliban bounties to kill U.S. troops

Dmitry Peskov, spokesman for Russian Pres. Putin, denied Russian intel officers had offered these bounties. 'You know, maybe I can say it's a little bit rude but this is 100% bullshit,' Peskov said when asked about the U.S. intelligence by KeirSimmons.

6/30/2020 12:01:00 PM

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White House aware of Russian bounties in 2019, officials say

The assessment was included in at least one of President Donald Trump’s written daily intelligence briefings at the time, according to the officials.

6/30/2020 7:45:00 AM

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Trump's 'white power' retweet set off 'five-alarm fire' in White House

Trump's 'white power' retweet set off 'five-alarm fire' in White House

6/30/2020 7:00:00 AM

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Facing criticism, White House to brief Democrats on reports Russia paid Taliban to kill U.S. troops

The New York Times reported U.S. intelligence officials believe at least one American military death stemmed from Russian bounty offers to Taliban militants

6/30/2020 6:25:00 AM

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Trump was briefed on Russian bounties earlier than thought, reports say

Trump and the White House have denied that the president had been briefed on the matter. The White House had also said that the intelligence underpinning the claim was unverified.

6/30/2020 6:02:00 AM

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Trump, White House yet to condemn 'white power' video he retweeted

As the nation continues to grapple with unrest, Trump on Monday morning retweeted video of a white couple, armed with guns pointed at Black Lives Matter protesters in St. Louis as they marched toward the mayor's home to demand her resignation Sunday night

6/30/2020 6:00:00 AM

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Trump's 'white power' retweet set off 'five-alarm fire' in White House

Aides couldn't immediately reach the president to get him to take down the offending tweet because he was on the course at his golf club and had put down his phone, officials said.

6/30/2020 4:31:00 AM

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Stunning Report Alleges Trump Regularly Bullies U.S. Allies, Gets ‘Outplayed’ By Enemies In Phone Calls

6/30/2020 2:35:00 AM

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House Democrats to receive Afghanistan briefing at White House Tuesday

Rep. Jason Crow (D-Colo.) discusses the Russian bounty plot and what information Democrats need as they head to the White House on Tuesday to receive a briefing.

6/30/2020 1:11:00 AM

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'No consensus' in intelligence community over Russia bounty on U.S. troops report, White House says

'No consensus' in intelligence community over Russia bounty on U.S. troops report, White House says.

6/29/2020 9:15:00 PM

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The problem with Trump's denial in the Russia bounty controversy

Was Trump briefed on reports that Russia had put bounties on the heads of American soldiers? His denial didn't help matters.

6/29/2020 8:29:00 PM

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Trump on defensive over reports Russia paid bounties for killing U.S. troops

Trump on defensive over reports Russia paid bounties for killing U.S. troops

6/29/2020 6:07:00 PM

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New Data Reveals Hidden Flood Risk Across America

Nearly twice as many properties may be susceptible to flood damage than previously thought, according to a new effort to map the danger.

6/29/2020 2:40:00 PM

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Florida Scientist Says She Was Fired For Not Manipulating COVID-19 Data

Florida Scientist Says She Was Fired For Not Manipulating COVID-19 Data

6/29/2020 12:09:00 PM

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Sony sees software subscription as future for data-analyzing image sensors

Sony sees software subscription as future for data-analyzing image sensors

6/29/2020 8:10:00 AM

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