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Web of elite Russians met with NRA execs during 2016 campaign

While Russian cyber operatives unleashed an attack on the U.S. elections in 2015 and 2016, National Rifle Association officials were meeting with figures in Vladimir Putin's inner circle and high in the Russian Orthodox Church. U.S. investigators are trying to determine whether Russian money flowed to the nation's leading gun rights group to boost Donald Trump's election prospects.

Guantánamo prisoner speaks about his release

Mohamedou Slahi speaks about his release in October 2016 from Guantánamo after 14 years without charge or trial. He thanks his supporters and urges authorities to release the remaining detainees who were being held without charges.