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Trump says US intelligence did not find reports about Russian bounties on US troops ‘credible’ and therefore did not report it to him

President Donald Trump on Sunday denied knowing that US intelligence suspected Russia of secretly offering bounties to Taliban-linked militants to kill coalition forces in Afghanistan. The New York Times detailed the allegations on Friday and cited unnamed intelligence officials as saying Trump was made aware of the matter in March […]
Trump says US intelligence did not find reports about Russian bounties on US troops ‘credible’ and therefore did not report it to him
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Russia reportedly paid Taliban-linked militants bounty money to kill American troops

US intelligence officials assessed that Russia’s military intelligence agency offered bounties to Taliban-linked militants to kill NATO troops in Afghanistan – which include American forces, according to a New York Times report. Interrogations of Afghan militants and criminals reportedly yielded the information indicating that Taliban-linked militants were offered bounties from […]
Russia reportedly paid Taliban-linked militants bounty money to kill American troops
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Russian intelligence agents reportedly went to Ireland to inspect undersea cables, and it’s reigniting fears they could cut them and take entire countries offline

Russian agents have been sent to Ireland to inspect its undersea cables, and it’s sparking fears they could be tapped or cut in the future, according to The Sunday Times citing Irish police. Irish security services suspect that Russia’s intelligence agency, the GRU, is using their country as a base […]
Russian intelligence agents reportedly went to Ireland to inspect undersea cables, and it’s reigniting fears they could cut them and take entire countries offline
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A secret Russian assassination squad has proven ‘they can get to anyone’ in Europe but there’s just one problem — they’re really sloppy about it

A newly discovered Russian assassination squad called “Unit 29155” has “proven they can get to anyone,” a source told Insider. But their sloppy tradecraft has meant their “secret” operations are almost immediately noticed in the West. “Some people will point to the sloppiness of some of their operations but in […]
A secret Russian assassination squad has proven ‘they can get to anyone’ in Europe but there’s just one problem — they’re really sloppy about it
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US Department of Justice announces hacking charges against 7 Russian intelligence officers linked to the Olympic doping scandal and the Skripal poisoning

The Department of Justice announced criminal charges against seven officers of the GRU, Russia’s military intelligence unit. The defendants were charged for allegedly hacking a number of anti-doping agencies and chemical weapons inspectors. They were charged with crimes including conspiracy to commit computer fraud and abuse, conspiracy to commit wire […]
US Department of Justice announces hacking charges against 7 Russian intelligence officers linked to the Olympic doping scandal and the Skripal poisoning
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Russian hackers reportedly targeted a vulnerable Democrat using a similar method that led to the release of Hillary Clinton’s emails in 2016

Russia’s GRU foreign-intelligence agency reportedly targeted Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri last year, according to a report from the Daily Beast published on Thursday. The same group was suspected of hacking the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee in 2016, and several members were indicted by special counsel Robert Mueller earlier […]
Russian hackers reportedly targeted a vulnerable Democrat using a similar method that led to the release of Hillary Clinton’s emails in 2016
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DNC hacker ‘Guccifer 2.0’ was reportedly confirmed as a Russian agent after forgetting to conceal his identity online

US investigators have reportedly concluded that the Russia-linked hacker Guccifer 2.0 is directly tied to Russian military intelligence. Security experts and the US intelligence community have long suspected the hacker’s ties to Russian intelligence. But a new report Thursday said investigators recently obtained strong proof indicating Guccifer 2.0’s ties to […]
DNC hacker ‘Guccifer 2.0’ was reportedly confirmed as a Russian agent after forgetting to conceal his identity online