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Putin REJECTED Biden’s request to have bases in countries surrounding Afghanistan during their June 16 Geneva summit

President Biden was criticized for his June summit with Vladimir Putin, right, at the time of a deeply strained relationship between the US and Russia, after a spate of cyber attacks.

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White House freezes Ukraine military aid package: report

18 June, 2021 – By Thomas Barrabi | Fox News The package is valued at as much as $100 million. The White House has placed a temporary hold on a military aid package for Ukraine that included an arsenal of lethal weapons, according to a report Friday. The package is valued at as much as $100 million and could have included an assortment of weaponry, including

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U.S. Seizes Most Of Bitcoin Ransom From Colonial Pipeline Attack

June 07, 2021 22:38 GMT – By RFE/RL The United States has recovered most of the Bitcoin ransom paid to the suspected Russian-based Darkside cybercriminal group behind the attack on Colonial Pipeline last month that temporarily shut down the largest U.S. fuel network. The Justice Department said on June 7 that the seizure of 63.7 Bitcoins — valued currently at around $2.3 million

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EXCLUSIVE: Hunter Biden-linked firm allegedly offered Ukraine official ‘access’ to Hillary campaign

4 June, 2021 – By Brooke Singman | Fox News Blue Star Strategies, the lobbying firm linked to Hunter Biden and Burisma, reportedly under federal investigation for potential illegal lobbying. EXCLUSIVE:  Former Ukrainian prosecutor Yuriy Lutsenko told former Obama State Department official George Kent he had been “pitched” by a Hunter Biden and Burisma-linked lobbying firm to give him “access” to “high levels”

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JBS hack latest escalation of Russia-based aggression ahead of June 16 Putin summit: experts

2 June, 2021 – By Caitlin McFall | Fox News Experts say Putin is making show of strength ahead of Geneva meeting, while US has yet to say Russia’s government was involved. Russia-based cyberattacks have targeted U.S. interests in recent months, which experts say is directly related to the upcoming U.S.-Russia summit. The latest ransomware assault this week shut down the U.S.-based meat plants

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Biden received funds from top Russia lobbyist before Nord Stream 2 giveaway

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin (R) shakes hands with U.S. Vice President Joe Biden during their meeting in Moscow March 10, 2011. Biden is on the second day of an official visit meeting top officials in the Russian capital. REUTERS/Alexander Natruskin (RUSSIA – Tags: POLITICS) (Reuters)

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Biden to speak with Zelensky before meeting with Putin – Foreign Ministry

21:45, 28.05.21 – UNIAN The Ukrainian diplomacy is convinced that the U.S. will go for no compromises with Russia on Ukraine. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine is preparing negotiations between the presidents of Ukraine and the United States, Volodymyr Zelensky and Joe Biden. The two leaders will talk ahead of the summit of the U.S. President and his

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Sen. Portman slams Biden for waiving Russia pipeline sanctions: ‘helps Russia,’ hurts US allies

21 May, 2021 – Houston Keene | Fox News Sen. Portman says Biden’s decision ‘helps Russia while hurting Ukraine and our European Union allies’. Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, slammed President Biden’s decision to remove the sanctions on the Russian company building the Nord Stream 2 pipeline, calling it a major boon for the Kremlin and a major bane for Ukraine. Portman, the co-chair of the Senate Ukraine

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Biden Says Russia Has ‘Some Responsibility’ In Pipeline Ransomware Attack

May 10, 2021 18:10 GMT UPDATED May 10, 2021 20:16 GMT – By RFE/RL U.S. President Joe Biden has said that Russia has “some responsibility” to address a ransomware attack that has paralyzed the largest U.S. fuel pipeline, although he refrained from directly blaming the Kremlin. Biden said there was “no evidence” the Russian government was involved in the cyberattack on Colonial

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Biden plans to meet Putin in Europe

09:50, 05.05.21 – UNIAN The U.S. leader is set to take part in G7 summit in Britain on June 11-13. U.S. President Joe Biden says he would like to hold his proposed summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin during his trip to Europe this June. “That is my hope and expectation. We’re working on it,” Biden told reporters Tuesday, Reuters reports. Biden

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Zelensky says Biden’s talks with Putin on Ukraine would lack substance without him

23:00, 16.04.21 – UNIAN At the same time, such powers should maintain dialogue, Zelensky believes. President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has welcomed Joe Biden’s offer to his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin to hold a bilateral summit amid rising tensions. “Regarding Biden’s proposal to meet Putin in a third country, some countries said that they are open for this. I think it’s

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Putin Signs Bill Extending New START Nuclear Arms-Control Treaty

January 29, 2021 19:30 GMT – By RFE/RL Russian President (Dictator) Vladimir Putin has signed a bill approving the extension of the New START nuclear arms-control treaty. The lower house of parliament, the State Duma, voted unanimously on January 27 to extend the New START for five years. It was then approved quickly in the upper house of parliament, the Federation

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Biden instructs intelligence to assess threat of domestic terrorism in the United States

19:42, 23 January 2021 – 112UA White House, at National Security Council level, will build capacity to counter domestic violent extremism. US President Joe Biden has directed his administration to conduct a full assessment of the risk of domestic terrorism in the wake of the attack on the US Capitol by supporters of former President Donald Trump, the White House said according

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Hungary’s FM Szijjártó: Biden should address suspected Ukraine corruption

22:20, 18.10.20 – UNIAN Biden, Szijjártó said, should make it clear how he had used his political influence to bring about profits for the energy company and his son. Joe Biden should address corruption allegations in connection with Ukraine before resuming dealings with Hungary, Péter Szijjártó, the foreign minister, said on Facebook on Saturday. Szijjártó noted that the Democratic U.S.

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