Russia Targeting American Soldiers in Afghanistan

Another story on Russia.  This time allegation is that Russian bounties to Taliban-linked militias resulted in the deaths of US troops, according to American intelligence.

President Trump denies any knowledge of the intelligence, but the New York Times reports Trump was briefed in March. Former Vice President Joe Biden is outraged over intelligence reporitng that Russia is paying bounties on American soldiers.

Click ▶️ to listen to AURN Washington Bureau Chief April Ryan’s White House Report:

Russian President Vladimir Putin presents a soccer ball to U.S. President Donald Trump during a joint press conference at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018. (Jussi Nukari/Lehtikuva via AP)