US intelligence doubts Russia’s urging the Taliban to kill American troops

ILLUSTRATION. US President Donald Trump. REUTERS / Leah Millis Source: Reuters | Editor: Barratut Taqiyyah Rafie KONTAN.CO.ID – WASHINGTON. US President Donald Trump said on Wednesday (1/7/2020) that he was not informed of reports that Russia had urged the Taliban to kill US troops. Because, many US intelligence officials doubted the truth of the news. […]

Afghanistan: Donald Trump, not read not taken

The statement speaks volumes about the nature of the Trump administration, faced with new criticism of the President’s supposed wait-and-see attitude, and his benevolence toward the Kremlin: “The President reads”, Kayleigh McEnany, the White House spokeswoman, said Tuesday. Trump is accused of not reading the notes sent to him by the intelligence services. “The President […]

What did he know about the alleged bounty on US soldiers?

Secret service reports of Russian bounty payments to US soldiers spark outrage in Washington. Donald Trump does not want to have known anything about all of this. How can that be? The American President is usually informed of new intelligence information every morning. The so-called “President’s Daily Brief” is a top secret, concise document on […]

Afghanistan: Putin benefits from the bounty affair

IIn the affair of possible Russian bounties to the Taliban for the killing of American and Allied soldiers in Afghanistan, the US Democrats have increased the pressure on US President Donald Trump and the secret services. The prospective Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden said Trump’s entire presidency was a “gift to Putin.” House Speaker Nancy […]

Russian bounty report is incorrect

US President Trump rejects the media reports on Russia’s bounty payments as false. The newspapers should disclose their sources, Trump said. Photo series with 16 pictures For the time being, US President Donald Trump spoke directly about the alleged intelligence information about Russian bounty on US soldiers in Afghanistan and rejected the media reports. “The […]

Russia in Afghanistan – “Forgot” Russian provocation?

The question is so incredible that it can only be made in connection with the Trump administration. It is said after a number of sources in various US media reports in recent days that Trump was briefed in writing that the Russian military intelligence organization GRU has paid the Taliban to kill US and British […]

Trump’s resistance caused intelligence agencies to inform him less and less about Russia

Officials: Trump calls are a danger to national security 3:00 (CNN) — Donald Trump’s resistance to intelligence warnings about Russia led his national security team, including those who present the daily report to the president, to report less frequently verbally on threats to the United States related to Russia, multiple CNNs told CNN. former officials […]

Trump’s resistance caused intelligence agencies to inform him less and less about Russia

Officials: Trump calls are a danger to national security 3:00 (CNN) — Donald Trump’s resistance to intelligence warnings about Russia led his national security team, including those who present the daily report to the president, to report less frequently verbally on threats to the United States related to Russia, multiple CNNs told CNN. former officials […]

Bounty on US soldiers ?: Pompeo warns Taliban of attacks

The debate over a possible Russian bounty for US soldiers is gaining momentum: the US government does not deny that there is corresponding intelligence, but emphasizes that the information has not been verified. Russia denies the reports, as does the Taliban. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has warned the radical Islamic Taliban of attacks after […]