Russia holds talks with Taliban delegation in Moscow, stresses on need to relaunch US-Taliban peace negotiations
Trump has been eager to end America's longest war, launched 18 years ago after the 11 September attacks
Seen in the kindest light, legal experts say conversations attributed by the fired FBI director to President Donald Trump were clumsy and inappropriate. In the worst light, James Comey's recollections could provide enough evidence to build a case that the president tried to interfere with a criminal investigation.
The United States expelled two Russian officials on 17 June in response to what it described as a Russian policeman's attack on a US diplomat in Moscow earlier in the month, the State Department said.