The Trump-Putin statesman show soon turns knockabout

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Donald Trump The leaders’ diplomatic veneer quickly wore off at an at times farcical press conference The football President Putin gave to Donald Trump was put through a scanner by the US secret service, according to one report. Photograph: Sputnik/Reuters At Monday’s summit in Läs mer…

Trump beholden to Putin? Summit does nothing to dispel impression

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Donald Trump Trump beholden to Putin? Summit does nothing to dispel impression The US president fails to stand up for national interests during bewildering press conference The US president, Donald Trump, and the Russian president, Vladimir Putin, adjust their earpieces during a joint press Läs mer…

Trump shows he trusts an ex-KGB agent more than US intelligence

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Donald Trump New line on Russia opens up an unprecedented chasm between London and Washington Trump and Putin in Helsinki. The US president made repeated references to the start of a new era. Photograph: Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images For those hoping the US president would Läs mer…

Key moments from the Trump-Putin press conference – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Play Video 3:10 Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin answered questions in Helsinki on Monday. Trump refused to back US intelligence agencies on their findings on Russian interference in the US presidential election. Trump declared the US and Russia’s relationship to be strong, while Putin Läs mer…

The Guardian view on the Trump-Putin summit: Russia is the winner | Editorial

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Opinion Donald Trump The Guardian view on the Trump-Putin summit: Russia is the winner Editorial Donald Trump was not adlibbing when he said his meeting with Putin might be the easiest part of his Europe trip. That was his intention too Donald Trump meeting Läs mer…

Trump finds Putin's denial of election meddling 'powerful'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Donald Trump US president indicates Russian leader’s denial outweighs findings of his own intelligence agents Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin shake hands at the press conference in Helsinki. Photograph: Kevin Lamarque/Reuters Donald Trump indicated on Monday that he accepted Vladimir Putin’s denial of meddling Läs mer…

Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin in Helsinki – in pictures

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Donald Trump and Russia’s Vladimir Putin begin their summit on Monday as the US president says ‘the world wants to see us get along’ and predicts rosy future relations. Trump’s list of topics for discussion did not include Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential Läs mer…

Man removed from Trump-Putin press conference – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Play Video 0:58 A man was removed minutes before the beginning of Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin’s press conference in Helsinki on Monday. The man identified himself as a reporter from The Nation, according to reporters who overheard the skirmish. He held a sign Läs mer…

Trump and Putin start talks with no hint vote meddling is on agenda

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US foreign policy Leaders begin Helsinki summit 50 minutes later than expected after delayed arrival by Putin Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin shake hands during their meeting in Helsinki. Photograph: Mikhail Metzel/Tass Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin have begun their highly sensitive talks in Läs mer…

Trump says relations with Russia have never been worse as he prepares to meet Putin in Helsinki – live updates

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US president says his strained meeting with Nato was ‘great’ as he arrives in Helsinki for a high-stakes summit with Vladimir Putin LIVE Updated Play Video 1:05 Trump arrives in Helsinki for meeting with Putin – video Live feed Show 3.52am EDT03:52 Trump has Läs mer…

Trump arrives in Helsinki for meeting with Putin – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Play Video 1:05 Large rallies have taken place on the streets of the Finnish capital as US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump arrive in Helsinki. Trump will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin for talks on Monday. The Guardian RSS

Successful World Cup fails to halt slide in Vladimir Putin’s popularity

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Vladimir Putin An increase in the retirement age blamed for drop in approval ratings for Russian president President Vladimir Putin with Croatia’s president, Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, during the closing ceremony of the World Cup on Sunday. Photograph: Mikhail Tereshchenko/Tass As France clinched the World Cup Läs mer…

Russia must ‘account for role’ in shooting down MH17, says G7

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 Statement comes on eve of summit between Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin and just before anniversary of 17 July 2014 air disaster Part of the wreckage of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, which crashed in Ukraine on 17 July 2014. Photograph: Läs mer…

'Not welcome': Finnish protesters criticise Trump-Putin summit

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Finland Helsinki ‘not neutral ground’ despite its history of hosting key cold war meetings A protest in Helsinki ahead of the summit meeting. Photograph: Leonhard Foeger/Reuters The Finns are proud of hosting some of the cold war’s most historic summits. But many in the Läs mer…

Brothers in nuclear arms? Trump defends Vladimir Putin and 'funny' Kim Jong-un

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Donald Trump On eve of crunch summit, US president says he assumes his Russian counterpart is ruthless but that other people are too Donald Trump will shortly meet Russian president Vladimir Putin, who he has said he assumes to be ruthless. Photograph: Mikhail Klimentyev/Sputnik/Kremlin/EPA Läs mer…