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Congress Presses Military Leaders on Suspected Russian Bounties

NYTimes.com Thursday, 9 July 2020
Two House hearings grappled with a C.I.A. assessment that Russia offered payments to kill American troops in Afghanistan — and White House inaction on the months-old judgment.
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