Trump says he doesn't know why his longtime attorney paid $130K to Stormy Daniels right before the election
Russia Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov says Moscow is preparing retaliatory measures after the US imposed its new round of sanctions, reports @interfax_news
Among the entities and individuals sanctioned: the Internet Research Agency LLC and Yevgeniy Viktorovich Prigozhin (member of Putin's inner circle) - already indicted by the Mueller investigation
US slapping sanctions on Russia for Election 2016, NotPetya - "the most destructive and costly cyber-attack in history" - in February 2018, says @USTreasury
New sanctions "part of a broader effort to address the ongoing nefarious attacks emanating from Russia" per @USTreasury's Mnuchin, says more coming "to hold Russian government officials and oligarchs accountable for their destabilizing activities"
Trump administration accuses Russia of ongoing, deliberate operation to penetrate US energy grid.
"The federal government cannot protect every computer, every network in the world," says a US national security official, assistance from companies to secure their own systems is needed
US imposes sanctions on 19 Russians for alleged interference in American election, including 13 indicted by Mueller
US hits Russia with sanctions for 'election meddling': officials
US "will increase pressure on Russia until they change their behavior" in the cyber sphere, says US official
"This is the first use of" Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act, confirms a US national security official
About 4,000 targets of cyberattacks in US notified last year by @FBI, according to government official. Energy sector specifically being targeted by Russia and @FBI and @DHSgov have coordinated "to respond in a robust way."
Action taken by @USTreasury targets "some of those responsible for cyberatacks," says a fourth official
Cyberattacks by Russia on critical US industrial infrastructure "is long-term and still ongoing," says a third US national security official
"There will be more to come" targeting Russia, says official of US responses to the cyberattacks
Russia FSB intelligence agency has targeted US government cyber-security, diplomatic, military and other personnel, according to official
"US government and critical infrastructure" have been targeted by Russia cyberattacks, says US officials
Russia government "reckless and irresponsible," says the US official. "Today's sanctions also target other destructive cyber-attacks"
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New US Treasury sanctions announced targeting Russia, Internet Research Agency, Priogozhin, others previously indicted by Mueller probe
New sanctions by @USTreasury on Russia for cyberattacks announced
"We need a clearly articulated cyber doctrine that will deter nations like Russia from going after our crucial institutions" says @MarkWarner "We've got make sure they know whether it's Russia or other near-peer adversaries that there will be consequences"
NATO deployed 4 multinational battlegroups to the east of the Alliance, strengthened our cyber defence and our presence in the Black Sea region and increased resilience against hybrid warfare - @jensstoltenberg
Sri Lanka to lift social media ban: minister
Tusk: For real friends, this should be obvious: At a time of fake news spreading, meddling in our elections, and attacks on people on our soil with nerve agent, the response must not be transatlantic bickering but transatlantic unity
Singapore starts landmark public hearing on fake news
Administration official tells Reuters that China tariffs aimed at tech and IP, could cover more than 100 products
Russian MFA vows to ban all the British media working in the country if Ofcom forces RT off UK airwaves
Former @CIA director: Leadership of House Intel Committee has traded last vestige of integrity for politics. With other investigative shoes yet to drop, legislators who try to protect @realDonaldTrump will face November reckoning. Hopefully, bipartisan effort in Senate Intel Committee will endure
Roger Stone claimed contact with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in 2016, according to two associates.
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Hackers published document saying from computers of the Ministry of Defense of Russia, which contained information on the "Troy Operation" to seize Melitopol, Berdyansk and Zaporozhye.