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Trump must have been aware of Russia bounty allegation, Democratic lawmaker says

30 Jun 2020

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump must have at least been aware of the allegation that Russia paid bounties to Taliban insurgents in Afghanistan to kill U.S.-led coalition troops, a senior Democratic lawmaker said on Tuesday after a White House briefing.

Trump must have been aware of Russia bounty allegation, Democratic lawmaker says

30 Jun 2020

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump must have at least been aware of the allegation that Russia paid bounties to Taliban insurgents in Afghanistan to kill U.S.-led coalition troops, a senior Democratic lawmaker said on Tuesday after a White House briefing.

In reversal, Navy won't reinstate captain of coronavirus-hit aircraft carrier

20 Jun 2020

WASHINGTON In a reversal, the Navy on Friday scrapped its recommendation to reinstate Captain Brett Crozier and instead upheld a decision to fire him from his command of a coronavirus-stricken aircraft carrier where he became a hero to his crew. | Video

Top Pentagon official Wheelbarger resigns as critics accuse Trump of seeking 'loyalists'

18 Jun 2020

WASHINGTON Kathryn Wheelbarger, one of the Pentagon's most prominent and respected policy officials, is resigning after three years in the job at a time when critics have accused President Donald Trump of prioritizing perceived "loyalists" for top national security posts, sources told Reuters on Thursday.

Trump asked China to help him win in 2020, offered 'favors to dictators,' Bolton says

18 Jun 2020

WASHINGTON In a withering behind-the-scenes portrayal, President Donald Trump's former national security adviser John Bolton accused him of sweeping misdeeds that included explicitly seeking Chinese President Xi Jinping's help to win re-election. | Video

After rebuke, top U.S. general says joining Trump church walk during protests was 'mistake'

12 Jun 2020

WASHINGTON The top U.S. military officer on Thursday said he should not have joined President Donald Trump as he walked from the White House to a nearby church for a photo opportunity after authorities cleared the way of protesters using tear gas and rubber bullets. | Video

Exclusive: In Navy study, 60 percent of carrier volunteers have coronavirus antibodies

09 Jun 2020

WASHINGTON A U.S. Navy investigation into the spread of the coronavirus aboard the Theodore Roosevelt aircraft carrier has found that about 60 percent of the roughly 400 sailors tested had antibodies for the virus, three U.S. officials told Reuters on Monday. | Video

RPT-EXCLUSIVE-In Navy study, 60 percent of carrier volunteers have coronavirus antibodies

09 Jun 2020

WASHINGTON, June 8 A U.S. Navy investigation into the spread of the coronavirus aboard the Theodore Roosevelt aircraft carrier has found that about 60 percent of the roughly 400 sailors tested had antibodies for the virus, three U.S. officials told Reuters on Monday.

Exclusive: U.S. Navy test shows 60 percent of carrier crew have coronavirus antibodies

08 Jun 2020

WASHINGTON A U.S. Navy investigation into the spread of the coronavirus aboard the Theodore Roosevelt aircraft carrier has found that about 60 percent of sailors tested had antibodies for the virus, two U.S. officials told Reuters on Monday, suggesting a far higher infection rate than previously known. | Video

EXCLUSIVE-U.S. Navy test shows 60 percent of carrier crew have coronavirus antibodies

08 Jun 2020

WASHINGTON, June 8 A U.S. Navy investigation into the spread of the coronavirus aboard the Theodore Roosevelt aircraft carrier has found that about 60 percent of sailors tested had antibodies for the virus, two U.S. officials told Reuters on Monday, suggesting a far higher infection rate than previously known.

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