- Guardian US - Julian Borger in Washington
America’s top general has said military intelligence agencies are working to corroborate reports of Russia paying Taliban fighters bounties for killing US soldiers and vowed a response if they were confirmed.
Trump’s administration urged the CIA to share intelligence with the Kremlin — and took no action against Russia arming thealternet.org - Alex Henderson
(CNN) — The top US general overseeing operations in the Middle East and Afghanistan said Tuesday that the intelligence concerning Russian operatives offering bounties to Taliban-linked militants was "very
- Guardian US - Martin Pengelly in New York
Donald Trump’s claim not to have been briefed about intelligence suggesting Russia paid Taliban-linked militants to kill US soldiers is “just not the way the system works”, former national security adviser