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Spain raises Russian meddling in Catalonia with EU

Spain raises Russian meddling in Catalonia with EU

Spain on Monday raised the issue of "disinformation and manipulation" emanating from Russia during the Catalan independence crisis, at a meeting of EU foreign and defence ministers.

Prospects for Putin-Trump meeting at Apec summit unclear

Prospects for Putin-Trump meeting at Apec summit unclear

Putin and Trump, who had their first face-to-face meeting in July to discuss allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 US election, are both planning to attend this week's summit in the Vietnamese city of Danang.

Trump arrives in Paris with Russia scandal in tow

Trump arrives in Paris with Russia scandal in tow

Donald Trump arrived in Paris on Thursday for a presidential visit filled with Bastille Day pomp and which the White House hopes will offer respite from rolling scandal back home.

Trump son-in-law under FBI scrutiny in Russia probe

Trump son-in-law under FBI scrutiny in Russia probe

President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, a senior White House adviser, is under scrutiny by the Federal Bureau of Investigation in the Russia probe, the Washington Post and NBC News reported on Thursday.

Russian computer programmer arrested in Spain

Russian computer programmer arrested in Spain

A Russian computer programmer, Pyotr Levashov, has been arrested in the Spanish city of Barcelona, a spokesman for the Russian embassy in Madrid said on Sunday.

Trump ally in Congress steps aside as Russia probe leader

Trump ally in Congress steps aside as Russia probe leader

The Republican leader of the House investigation into Russian interference in the US election announced on Thursday he was stepping aside after being criticised for compromising the probe in visits to the White House.

Trump to announce Exxon chief as secretary of state

Trump to announce Exxon chief as secretary of state

President-elect Donald Trump will reportedly name ExxonMobil chief Rex Tillerson as secretary of state despite mounting support for a congressional probe into Moscow's alleged interference in the US election.

Clinton promises 'clear-eyed' vision, says Trump cannot be trusted

Clinton promises 'clear-eyed' vision, says Trump cannot be trusted

US presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said the challenges facing Americans demand steady leadership and a collective spirit, contrasting her character with what she described as a dangerous and volatile Donald Trump.