Donald Trump Jr met Kremlim-linked lawyer after promise of damaging information on Hillary Clinton

D onald Trump’s son was promised damaging information about Hillary Clinton before he met a Kremlin-connected lawyer during last year’s presidential election , according to The New York Times. The June 2016 meeting, described by five sources, offers the first suggestion that members of Mr Trump’s….http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/07/09/donald-trump-jr-met-kremlim-linked-lawyer-promise-damaging-information/

‘Russiagate’: The Stink Without a Secret

By Craig Murray, former British intelligence officer, former UK ambassador to Uzbekistan, and Rector (i.e. Chancellor) of the University of Dundee. Originally published at CraigMurray.org.uk. After six solid months of coordinated allegation from the mainstream media allied to the leadership …….http://www.washingtonsblog.com/2017/07/russiagate-stink-without-secret.html

Donald Trump says he will co-operate with Russia on cyber security

D onald Trump has claimed victory after his trip to Europe , describing a new era of co-operation with Russia and outlining plans for a joint cyber-security unit to protect against election hacking. In his first public comments on his meeting Vladimir Putin at last week’s G20 summit in Hamburg, Mr….http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/07/09/donald-trump-says-will-co-operate-russia-cyber-security/

The joint US-Russia working group on cybersecurity mostly serves Russia, will make it harder for congress to purge Kaspersky Lab products from federal networks (Marcy Wheeler/emptywheel)

Marcy Wheeler / emptywheel : The joint US-Russia working group on cybersecurity mostly serves Russia, will make it harder for congress to purge Kaspersky Lab products from federal networks Man oh man did Vladimir Putin hand Trump his ass in their meeting the other day.

Trump and Putin unironically discussed forming a ‘cyber security unit’

It’s Sunday morning, so you know where this is going. President Trump today fired off a series of tweets about his July 7 meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin — their first face-to-face meeting since Trump took office. Trump said he “strongly pressed” Putin about Russia’s meddling in U.S.http://mashable.com/2017/07/09/trump-putin-cyber-security-unit/?utm_campaign=Feed:%20Mashable%20%28Mashable%29&utm_cid=Mash-Prod-RSS-Feedburner-All-Partial&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed