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Putin vows to hand over Trump transcript

Trump has admitted sharing security information on terrorism and aviation safety with the Russians, saying he had the "absolute right" to do so, but the White House has not confirmed or denied whether that information was classified. He goes on to write, "We need to see Mr. Comey's memo regarding his discussion with the president". The Russia story has already claimed one victim - Mr Trump's first national security adviser Michael Flynn, who was sacked after misleading the government over ...



Trump asked FBI's Comey to drop Flynn inquiry

US President Donald Trump asked then-FBI director James Comey to end the agency's investigation into ties between former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn and Russian Federation, according to a source who has seen a memo written by Comey.


How Might a Criminal Investigation of the WannaCry Attacks Proceed?

How Might a Criminal Investigation of the WannaCry Attacks Proceed?

Four days since WannaCry hijacked 200,000 computers in 150 countries, SophosLabs have determined that this probably didn't start the way a typical ransomware attack does - as a phishing email carrying a malicious attachment or link that the user is tricked into opening.


USA accuses Syria of mass executions

USA accuses Syria of mass executions

He accused the government of President Bashar Assad of sinking "to a new level of depravity". The United States on Monday accused the Syrian regime of installing a prison crematorium to destroy the remains of thousands of murdered detainees, piling pressure on Russian Federation to rein in its ally.


USA planning to kill Kim Jong-un - North Korea claims

USA planning to kill Kim Jong-un - North Korea claims

North Korea accused the CIA and South Korea's intelligence service of attempting to assassinate its leader, Kim Jong-Un, with a bio-chemical weapon. "Then they handed him over US$20,000 (S$28,100) on two occasions and a satellite transmitterreceiver and let him get versed in it".