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Russians Tried to Hack Hillary Clinton Campaign on Same Day Donald Trump Told Them to Do So, Indictment Claims

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In July 2016, then-candidate Donald Trump called on Russian operatives to hack his opponent Hillary Clinton's emails-the latest indictment from the Russian investigation shows they did.
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Charles Hurt: Rosenstein Indictments of 12 Russians Intended To Undermine Trump Before Putin Meeting

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12 Russian intelligence officers were indicted as part of the Mueller investigation on Friday.
The news broke just days before President Donald Trump's scheduled meeting Vladimir Putin.
On Friday's show, Fox News Contributor Charles Hurt joined Tom Shillue to react to the breaking news. Hurt said he suspicious of the timing and suspects it was intended to hurt Trump before his upcoming meeting with Putin.
However, Hurt actually believes the news could help Trump because he could use these indictment to point out that the Democrats' "collusion" scandal appears to be nothing more than...
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Mueller's indictment of 12 Russians lands at a really awkward moment for Trump

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He's about to sit down with the Russian president
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Trump knew 12 Russians were being indicted. He still talked about a 'witch hunt' and being Putin's friend

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Trump has spent much of the week talking about good relations with Russia. We now know he did it despite knowing 12 Russians would be indicted.
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A look back at Trump's statements on whether Russia meddled in the election

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Special counsel Robert Mueller indicted 12 Russians on Friday for their role in hacking the computer systems of the Democratic National Committee and Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee as part of their effort to aid Trump's campaign. Those indictments provide just the latest evidence of Moscow's campaign to meddle in the 2016 election and help then-candidate Donald Trump. The CIA, FBI and National Security Agency have all said in no uncertain terms that Russia meddled in the election, and did so with the aim of helping Trump. The Republican chairman of the Senate Intelligence...
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Trump Knew About Russian Indictments When He Slammed 'Witch Hunt' For Damaging Relationship With Putin

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“It was important for the president to know what information we've uncovered because he's got to make very important decisions for the country," Rod Rosenstein said.
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Democrats Pounce As Rep. Ted Lieu Demands that Trump Cancel Putin Meeting

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Rep. Ted Lieu responded to the new Mueller indictments of Russians by demanding that Trump cancel his trip to visit President Putin in three days.
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Trump was briefed about Mueller's indictments earlier this week - then on Friday, he called the investigation 'rigged'

Trump was briefed about Mueller's indictments earlier this week - then on Friday, he called the investigation 'rigged'

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Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on Friday said he briefed President Donald Trump earlier this week about the indictment of 12 Russians as part of the special counsel investigation into Russian election interference.
Meanwhile, on Friday morning, the president continued to refer to the investigation as a "witch hunt" and said it was "rigged."
The indictments announced Friday accused 12 members of the Russian intelligence agency, the GRU, of hacking Democratic emails during the 2016 campaign.
Trump is set to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki on Monday.
Deputy Attorney...
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