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David S Cloud
Ivanka Trump JR

Donald Trump Jr.’s 2016 Trip To Paris For Lunch With Moscow-linked Couple Remains A Puzzle

Shortly before last year’s presidential election, Donald Trump Jr. flew to France for lunch at the Hotel Ritz Paris with a Syrian peace activist, who says she meets regularly with Russian officials, and her French husband, who nominated Russian President Vladimir Putin for a Nobel Peace Prize last year.

November 18, 2017

Federal Judge Calls Indicted Trump Campaign Official Paul Manafort ‘Significant’ Flight Risk

A federal judge said Monday that President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman and another senior campaign aide posed “significant flight risks” a week after they were indicted on charges of fraud, money laundering and conspiracy that emerged from the special counsel investigation.

November 8, 2017
Trump, Enemy

Senate Panel Has Not Concluded Whether Trump Campaign Colluded With Russia

The Senate Intelligence Committee has not reached a conclusion whether the Trump campaign cooperated with Moscow during the 2016 election, the panel’s leaders said Wednesday, distancing themselves from President Donald Trump’s claim that the issue is a “hoax.”

October 5, 2017
former CIA Director John Brennan 2017

Contacts Between Moscow And Trump Campaign Began Last Summer, Ex-CIA Chief Says

The CIA received intelligence last summer indicating Donald Trump’s campaign aides were in contact with Russian government officials, information that was worrisome enough to pass to the FBI for investigation, former CIA Director John Brennan said Tuesday.

May 24, 2017
U.S. President Barack Obama laughs while joking about Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's personal brand of wine as he delivers remarks to supporters at a Democratic National Committee (DNC) event at Gilley's Club in Dallas, Texas March 12, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

House Intelligence Chiefs Say There’s No Evidence Obama Wiretapped Trump

“We don’t have any evidence that took place and, in fact, I don’t believe — just in the last week of time, the people we’ve talked to — I don’t think there was an actual tap of Trump Tower,” said House Intelligence Committee chair Devin Nunes (R-CA).

March 16, 2017

What Lies Ahead For The U.S. In Afghanistan, Iraq

Everything you need to know about America’s future in Afghanistan.

December 29, 2014

NATO Steps Up Operations In Response To Russian Buildup Near Ukraine

By David S. Cloud, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — The United States and its NATO allies agreed Wednesday to step up air patrols over the Baltic nations and to deploy additional warships in response to Russia’s military buildup near Ukraine. The North Atlantic Treaty Organization will also send military personnel to conduct training and exercises in […]

April 17, 2014