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Asked by reporters at the start of a Cabinet meeting whether Russia is still targeting the U.S., President Trump shook his head and said "no." Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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Graffiti on a wall commemorates the victims of the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 crash in 2014 in Koog aan de Zaan, The Netherlands. The aircraft was shot down by Russian-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine using a Russian-made surface-to-air missile. Michel Porro/Getty Images hide caption

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A Russian intercontinental ballistic missile is moved during military training in the mid-1990s near Irkutsk, Siberia, Russia. Arms control has been at the center of a decades-long discussion between Russia and the U.S. Associated Press hide caption

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Arms Control Surfaced In Helsinki, But It's Likely Just Talk

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In what was supposed to be a brief photo op ahead of a breakfast meeting, President Trump launched a verbal attack against NATO defense spending as cameras clicked away. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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Air Force One waits after landing in Bagotville, Canada, in June. At the G-7 meeting there, President Trump threw traditional U.S. allies into disarray over his trade and security policies. Lars Hagberg/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Stung By Trump At G-7, Allies Look For Better Outcome At NATO Summit

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Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, pictured here at Moscow's courthouse in May, was released from custody on Thursday. He said on Instagram that the prison where he was held for a month has been decked out for World Cup fans. Kirill Kudryavtsev/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Bill Browder, a former Moscow financier turned anti-Kremlin activist, prepares to speak with European officials about the Magnitsky Act last week in The Hague. Robin Van Lonkhuijsen/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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People lay flowers at a makeshift memorial in tribute to the victims of a fire at a shopping centre in Kemerovo, Russia on Tuesday. Russian authorities denounced what they called "flagrant violations" of safety norms that led to the deaths of 64 people, many of them children, in a fire at a busy shopping mall in an industrial city in Siberia. Dmitry Serebryakov/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Detective Sergeant Nick Bailey, who came to the aid of a former Russian spy and his daughter was released from Salisbury District Hospital Thursday after treatment for exposure to a deadly nerve agent. Wiltshire Police/AP hide caption

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President Donald Trump chats with Russia's President Vladimir Putin as they attend the APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting, part of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) leaders' summit in Vietnam on November 11, 2017. Mikhail Klimentyev/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley speaks during a Security Council meeting on the situation between Britain and Russia, on Wednesday. Mary Altaffer/AP hide caption

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Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, R-Calif., seen in 2013, stands out in the Republican Party for his urging of closer ties with Russia. Under the cloud of investigations over Russian meddling in American politics, he's being challenged over that stance in his re-election campaign. Lauren Victoria Burke/AP hide caption

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GOP Congressman's Pro-Russia Views Are An Issue In Re-Election Fight

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Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley gives a statement on Wednesday in Salisbury, England. Sergei Skripal, who was granted refuge in the U.K. following a prisoner swap between the U.S. and Russia in 2010, and his daughter remain critically ill after being exposed to an unknown substance now believed to have been a nerve agent. Chris J Ratcliffe/Getty Images hide caption

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Russian President Vladimir Putin, seen here during a campaign meeting with supporters on Tuesday, compared the U.S. list to a dog barking at a caravan. Grigory Dukor/Reuters hide caption

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U.S. Releases 'Oligarchs List' And Opts Against New Sanctions On Russia

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