The leaders’ first summit meeting will be closely analyzed for signs of whether President Trump is friendlier to his Russian counterparts than to the leaders he met in Europe last week.
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Cyberattacks. “Little green men.” Frozen conflicts. These are just a few of the tactics Russia and its leader, Vladimir V. Putin, have used to try to disrupt the world order.
Whether grand strategy or mere moment-to-moment impulse, President Trump’s brash treatment of European allies may do long-term damage.
The military intelligence service suspected of disrupting the 2016 presidential campaign in the U.S. may be behind the poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter in England.
Footage on the website of Greenpeace U.K. showed a paraglider with a banner that read “Trump Well Below Par” as President Trump arrived at his Turnberry golf resort.
Ng Lap Seng, who was sentenced to four years in prison in New York in May, has asked for more time in home detention for medical reasons.
Four people ran onto the field dressed in police uniforms during the second half of the game, and the activist group claimed responsibility and made a list of demands.
From the Champs Élysées to the low-income Paris suburbs that many of the French team’s stars call home, the country rallied behind “Les Bleus” for the big game against Croatia.
The English university town, population 130,000, is also home to about 120 cattle. The urban herds have become another emblem of the city’s distinction.
The president made the remarks in an interview while he was at his golf resort in Scotland, ahead of his meeting with the Russian leader in Finland.
In her comments to the BBC, the British prime minister appeared to be pushing back against President Trump, who had criticized her for ignoring his suggestion.
By attacking Europe and starting a trade war with America’s closest allies, President Trump has already advanced the agenda of President Vladimir V. Putin, analysts say.
France’s appearance in soccer’s World Cup final is giving its leader, Emmanuel Macron, an unexpected chance to talk to Vladimir Putin about major issues for Europe.
Whether it is Russia’s interference in the election, its annexation of Crimea, or its intervention in Syria, Mr. Trump’s statements either undercut, or flatly contradict, those of his lieutenants.
Russian state television has been broadcasting interviews of English fans raving about experiences at the World Cup. Filming is often done at bars during matches.
The home of Bobby Storey, another party activist, was also targeted by what are thought to be dissident republican groups opposed to the peace process.
Historical pictures underscore how summit meetings like the one between Mr. Trump and Mr. Putin in Helsinki have proved to be momentous occasions.
Ethics experts say President Trump’s promotion of Turnberry is part of a broader, problematic effort to use the presidency to gin up business for his property.
In its stunning run to the soccer tournament final, the Croatian team has lifted a nation long troubled by economic stagnation and political deadlock.