The white house will hold a briefing about the alleged "conspiracy" of Russia with the Taliban
The white house on Tuesday will hold a briefing to a group of Democrats on the publication about the alleged Russia's collusion with radical Taliban, reported CNN, citing the assistant democratic majority leader in the house of representatives Steni Hoyer.
It adds the channel, assistant Hoyer noted that a briefing for a group of Democrats will not constitute a briefing for all members of the house of representatives. According to Reuters, briefing in the White house will take place at 8 a.m. local time (15.00 GMT).
On Monday the White house held a briefing for members of Congress on the publication about the alleged Russia's collusion with the Taliban, said the congressmen-Republicans Michael mccaul and Adam Kinzinger. According to them, now comes the test of how reliable media reports.
The New York Times, citing anonymous us intelligence officials published an article in which asserted that military intelligence of the Russian Federation allegedly offered a reward associated with the Taliban militants for attacks on American soldiers in Afghanistan and that the US President Donald trump reported. No evidence was provided.
The Russian Embassy in the United States demanded from the authorities an adequate response to the threats made to the diplomats because of false news about Russia and Afghanistan. The Russian foreign Ministry called the media reports a fake. Trump called the article "paid".
Press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov, commenting on the publication of the New York Times about the "conspiracy" of Russia with the Taliban, expressed regret that the largest and respected global media do not shun such "ducks". He added that the allegation of "conspiracy" is a lie. On the question of journalists, discussed if trump somehow this theme with Vladimir Putin in the course of this year, Sands said.