• Trump faces pressure over Russia bounties to kill US troops

    8 days ago - By My Sanantonio

    WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump came under growing pressure to respond to allegations that Russia offered bounties for killing American troops in Afghanistan, with Democrats demanding answers and accusing Trump of bowing to Russian President Vladimir Putin at the risk of U.S. soldiers' lives.
    Frustrated House Democrats returning from a briefing at the White House on Tuesday said they learned nothing new about American intelligence assessments that suggested Russia was making overtures to militants as the U.S. and the Taliban held talks to end the conflict in Afghanistan. Senate...
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