Pompeo Says He and Military Warned Russia on Bounties for Killing U.S. Troops

The secretary of state’s acknowledgment came as a new detail surfaced about the intelligence that led to the C.I.A. assessment.

#afghanistan, #afghanistan-war-2001, #azizi-rahmatullah, #central-intelligence-agency, #defense-and-military-forces, #defense-department, #espionage-and-intelligence-services, #gerasimov-valery-v, #gru-russia, #lavrov-sergey-v, #milley-mark-a, #passports, #pompeo-mike, #russia, #russian-interference-in-2016-us-elections-and-ties-to-trump-associates, #taliban, #trump-donald-j, #united-states-defense-and-military-forces, #united-states-politics-and-government

0

Don’t Let Russian Meddling Derail Afghanistan Withdrawal Plans

Allegations of bounties paid for the deaths of U.S. soldiers are serious. But the White House ought to stay the course toward a peace deal.

#afghanistan-war-2001, #azizi-rahmatullah, #bolton-john-r, #central-intelligence-agency, #classified-information-and-state-secrets, #espionage-and-intelligence-services, #house-committee-on-armed-services, #house-committee-on-foreign-affairs, #obrien-robert-c-1952, #pompeo-mike, #putin-vladimir-v, #trump-donald-j, #united-states-defense-and-military-forces, #united-states-politics-and-government

0