Russia rejects UK's ultimatum to explain attack on former Russian spy, asks London for access to nerve agent
Russia rejected Britain's demand that Moscow provide an explanation over the poisoning of an ex-double agent and said London should provide Moscow with access to the nerve agent
A billionaire real estate mogul, his pop singer son and a music promoter. A property lawyer, Russia's prosecutor general and a Russian-American lobbyist. These unlikely figures have come to the fore as revelations that Donald Trump's presidential campaign sought potentially damaging information in June 2016 from Russia about his opponent, Hillary Clinton.
Magnitsky Act: The obscure sanctions law, which allows US sanctions on Russia, makes the Kremlin see red
The Magnitsky Act, passed by Congress in 2012, was a US response to the dubious death of a different Russian lawyer named Sergei Magnitsky.
A meeting between Donald Trump Jr and a Russian lawyer during the presidential campaign occurred at the behest of a Moscow-based singer with ties to Trump's businesses