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9 photos of Russia’s new stealth frigate, a small warship that’s much better armed than the US Navy’s LCS

The Russian Navy will receive a new stealth frigate in late July. The ship does appear to be well-armed — especially as compared to the US Navy's littoral combat ships, a class of small surface combatants that has also struggled with delays and propulsion problems.
A MiG-31 fires a hypersonic Kh-47M2 "Kinzhal" nuclear-capable, anti-surface missile.

Russia’s new hypersonic missiles were reportedly leaked to Western spies, infuriating the Kremlin

With nuclear weapons, like the kind Russia and China want on their hypersonics, accuracy doesn't matter. But the US wants hypersonics for precision-strike missiles, and it may have just acquired some technical secrets about how to train a missile raging at mach 10 to hit a target.
Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats on Thursday seemed quite surprised to learn the White House is working to bring Russian President Vladimir Putin to Washington this fall.

America’s intelligence chief found out during a live interview that Trump wanted to bring Putin to Washington: ‘OK … That’s go...

Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats on Thursday seemed quite surprised to learn the White House is working to bring Russian President Vladimir Putin to Washington this fall.
President Donald Trump.

Trump says he’ll be the ‘worst enemy’ Putin’s ever had if their talks don’t work out

Trump clapped back at his critics and said he was "far tougher on Russia" than his predecessors
Christopher Wray and Dan Coats.

Within 24 hours, 2 of Trump’s top intelligence officials hint that they’ve considered resigning

Two of President Donald Trump's top intelligence officials hinted within 24 hours of each other that they've considered resigning from their positions.

Discussions are underway to bring Putin to Washington, and it could come close to Election Day

Coming on the heels of President Donald Trump's controversial meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsini, the White House on Thursday said discussions are "underway" to have the Russian leader visit Washington DC in the fall.
The Senate on Thursday voted unanimously against allowing Russia to question US officials after the Trump administration signaled it might be open to related proposal from Russian President Vladimir Putin.

The Senate delivered a rare, unified rebuke of Trump on Russia

The Senate on Thursday voted unanimously (98-0) in favor of a resolution expressing Congress's opposition to the US government allowing Russia to question US officials.

Russia just released videos of its next generation of nuclear weapons — Here’s what we know

Russian President Vladimir Putin bragged in March that these new nuclear weapons render make US missile defenses useless. Now the Russian Ministry of Defense has released videos of the weapons, of which experts remain highly skeptical.
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton slammed President Donald Trump for considering turning a former US ambassador over to Russia for questioning.

Trump is getting slammed from the left and right for considering Putin’s request to turn over a former US ambassador for questioning

President Donald Trump is facing a growing chorus of criticism for considering Russian President Vladimir Putin's request for a former US ambassador to be turned over for questioning.
Homeland Security chief on Thursday questioned whether Russia interfered in the US presidential election to help President Donald Trump win, contradicting the assessment of the US intelligence community.

Homeland Security chief Nielsen said she believes Russia interfered in the US election, but questioned whether it really tried to help Trump

Homeland Security chief Kirstjen Nielsen on Thursday said she agreed with the US intelligence community's assessment Russia interfered in the US presidential election but questioned whether the Kremlin did so to further President Donald Trump's chances of winning.