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Vladimir Putin says he can prove Trump did not pass Russia secrets

Vladimir Putin says he can prove Trump did not pass Russia secrets

Speaking at a news conference alongside Italian prime minister Paolo Gentiloni in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Mr Putin quipped that Mr Lavrov was remiss for not passing on what he made clear he believed were non-existent secrets. It emerged Mr Trump may have disclosed Israeli intelligence in last week's Oval Office meeting with Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov and United States ambassador, Sergey Kislyak.



Maria Sharapova not allowed at French Open

The five-time Grand Slam victor was due to find out yesterday if she will receive a wildcard entry into this month's French Open . Sharapova was widely expected to be fast-tracked into the year's second Grand Slam tournament, which she has won twice, but the French Tennis Federation (FFT) took the unexpected decision on Tuesday to refuse her entry.


Trump shared 'highly classified' info with Russians, says report

Trump shared 'highly classified' info with Russians, says report

McMaster, Trump's national security adviser, told reporters at the White House, adding that the leaders reviewed a range of common threats including to civil aviation. Version One: White House aides initially disputed the premise of the reporting. While the president has the authority to disclose even the most highly classified information at will, in this case he did so without consulting the ally that provided it, which threatens to jeopardize a long-standing intelligence-sharing ...


Britain's Labour Party unveils 'radical' election manifesto

Britain's Labour Party unveils 'radical' election manifesto

Here are the 10 key pledges from the Labour Manifesto, launched by Jeremy Corbyn this morning. "We will be increasing legal pressure before the 8 June and the British government will want to avoid the truth being dragged out in the courts", said Bhai Amrik Singh, the chair of the Sikh Federation UK.