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The U.S. just sanctioned Putin's chef again, plus a Chinese company

After appearing on a previous round of sanctions in March, Yevgeny Prigozhin had quipped that it just meant he’d have to eat less American fast food.
Greg Walters
9.20.18
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Trump’s big, new sanctions threat is more about deterring Congress than scaring Russia

“I doubt anyone on Capitol Hill is going to see this and say, ‘OK, we can take a step back. The president’s got this.’”
Greg Walters
9.13.18
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Trump just hit Russian oligarchs with the most aggressive sanctions yet

The mega-wealthy oligarchs are seen as close to the Kremlin but not actually members of President Vladimir Putin’s government.
Greg Walters
4.6.18
Russian sanctions

The U.S. just sanctioned the oligarch who married Putin's daughter

The U.S. government press release puts on record an intimate detail of Putin’s family life, which he's taken pains to conceal.
Greg Walters
4.6.18
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Putin's re-election bid takes a page from the George W. Bush playbook

Russian President Vladimir Putin took a page out of George W. Bush’s “Mission accomplished” playbook on Monday when he staged a surprise visit to Syria and told Russian servicemen they’d soon be “going home victorious.”
Greg Walters
12.14.17
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Russian Twitter bots are still raging over 2018 Olympics ban

Greg Walters
12.6.17
russia

The media fight between Moscow and D.C. is getting messy

Greg Walters
12.1.17
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Putin is obsessed with keeping his daughters' identities secret

Greg Walters
11.29.17
russia

Russia takes aim at CNN and foreign media after RT crackdown

Greg Walters
11.15.17
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5 things Trump should ask Putin — but probably won’t

David Gilbert
Greg Walters
11.9.17
russia

Russia is using oil to undermine the U.S. around the world

Greg Walters
11.2.17
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Trump USDA nominee Sam Clovis withdraws under heat of Russia probe

Alexa Liautaud
11.2.17
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