Helsinki will host the Trump-Putin summit next week — here"s how the remote city became a major player in the drama between Russia and the West

Flickr Creative Commons / Giuseppe Milo STOCKHOLM/HELSINKI (Reuters) - For a city of just 600,000 people on the northeast periphery of Europe, Helsinki has played an out.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 11th, 2018

Trump"s White House is making national-security decisions but leaving the Pentagon in the dark

Army Sgt. Amber I. Smith/DoD I emailed the Pentagon last week, asking them for details of an “international security” agreement Russia was touting after the Trump-Putin summit in Helsinki, Finland, and a spokesman said they didn&r.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 25th, 2018

Russia"s Putin says Trump meeting will help continue dialogue

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday that his face-to-face meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump in Osaka would be a good opportunity to continue dialogue between the leaders following their summit in Helsinki last year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 28th, 2019

China & Russia Jointly Boycott Trump"s "Deal Of The Century" Mideast Peace Conference

China and Russia appear to be flexing their muscles in the Middle East, as both announced early this week they would boycott a major economic summit on Israel-Palestine peace sponsored by.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 28th, 2019

Russia"s World Cup shows the West can"t stop Putin from realizing his dream

Reuters Vladimir Putin is struggling to get a summit with Donald Trump, has little hope.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 7th, 2018

Trump to Meet Russia"s Putin in Finland on July 16

U.S. President Donald Trump is set to hold the first summit of his presidency with Russian President Vladimir Putin on July 16 in Helsinki......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 28th, 2018

Trump Today: Trump Today: President says Russia denies election meddling, as Putin meeting set in Helsinki

President Donald Trump on Thursday cast doubt on Russian meddling in the U.S. presidential election as his Helsinki summit with Vladimir Putin was announced, and was preparing to appear at the groundbreaking ceremony for a Foxconn facility in Wisconsin......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 28th, 2018

Russia"s Vladimir Putin Wishes Trump a Happy Fourth of July Ahead of Major Meeting

They are set to meet July 16 in Helsinki, Finland......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 4th, 2018

Russia is seizing on a GOP trip to Moscow to carefully craft its narrative ahead of the Trump-Putin summit

Sputnik/Alexei Druzhinin/Kremlin via REUTERS A large delegation of Republican lawmakers met with Kremlin officials this week for an opaque series of meetings in .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 5th, 2018

Russia"s Black Sea Fleet To Hold Missile Drill Off Syria"s Coast Ahead Of Trump-Putin Summit

According to the latest Notice to Airmen (NOTAM), the Russian Navy’s Mediterranean task force will host naval exercises off the coast of Syria for several weeks. The starting point of the naval exercise will begin o.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 9th, 2018

New Satellite Images Reveal Russia Is Preparing For War In Kaliningrad

The July 16 summit in Helsinki, Finland, between Presidents Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin offers a uni.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 11th, 2018

Trump Doubles Down: Threatens Sanctions On European Investors In Russian Pipeline

With less than a week to go before President Trump is scheduled to meet with President Putin in Helsinki, the State Department has decided to renew its pressure campaign on Western businesses invested in Russia's Nord Stream 2 pipeline t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 11th, 2018

Michael Isikoff warns journalists against "too much speculation" in Trump-Putin story

There is nothing "unusual or in the least bit wrong" about a US president wanting to speak with the leader of Russia, journalist Michael Isikoff said about President Trump's upcoming summit with Vladimir Putin in Helsinki......»»

Category: topSource: moneyJul 13th, 2018

President Trump, “Expectations low for Helsinki Summit”

  Sunday, US President Donald Trump says “nothing bad … maybe some good” will come out of his Summit Monday with Russia’s Vladimir Putin in Finland. President Trump said in a TV interview that he’s going into.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJul 15th, 2018

Ahead Of Helsinki Summit, Some Traders Bet On This Russia ETF

On Monday in Helsinki, President Trump met with Russian President Vladimir Putin, producing a firestorm of controversy and criticism in the traditional media as well as social media. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJul 17th, 2018

American Cold War Experts: "The Real Threat Is Russophobia"

And now for expert analysis that runs refreshingly contrary to the week's Trump-Putin mass hysteria over the Helsinki summit, we find o.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 19th, 2018

Trump Invites Putin to U.S.

The White House revealed it has invited Vladimir Putin here to another summit in the fall, surprising lawmakers and officials who said they still hadn’t been told what was agreed to this week in Helsinki......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 19th, 2018

Russia recalled its ambassador to the US, a major snub, after Biden said he believed Putin is a "killer"

Biden this week agreed when asked during an ABC News interview whether Putin is a .....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytMar 18th, 2021

Second water main break in a week floods subway on Upper West Side

Sen. stood at the finish line of a half-marathon in New York City, slapping high-fives. Then he was off to Washington for a meeting about the of President Donald Trump. By the end of the night, he... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 26th, 2020

Putin got exactly what he wants from NATO this week, thanks to Trump

Russia's main strategy to deter NATO is to encourage splits that will paralyze the alliance's ability to respond to aggression in a unified way. NATO only works as long as all its 29 coun.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 4th, 2019

Nikki Haley"s new book says Trump was "surprised" when she was the first to confront him over his head-scratching Helsinki summit with Putin

Chris McGrath/Getty Images Nikki Haley, the former US ambassador to the United Nations, wrote in her new book that President Donald Trump was "surprised" when she confronted him abo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 12th, 2019