White House briefing on Russia bounty reports raises more questions than of which answers

‘);$vidEndSlate.removeClass(‘video__end-slate–inactive’).addClass(‘video__end-slate–active’);}};CNN.autoPlayVideoExist = (CNN.autoPlayVideoExist === true) ? true : false;var configObj = {thumb: ‘none’,video: ‘politics/2020/06/29/russian-bounties-taliban-collins-pkg-lead-vpx.cnn’,width: ‘100%’,height: ‘100%’,section: ‘domestic’,profile: ‘expansion’,network: ‘cnn’,markupId: ‘large-media_0’,adsection: ‘const-article-carousel-pagetop’,frameWidth: ‘100%’,frameHeight: ‘100%’,posterImageOverride: {“mini”:{“width”:220,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190709162539-07-afghanistan-analysis-file-us-troops-little-169.jpg”,”height”:124},”xsmall”:{“width”:307,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190709162539-07-afghanistan-analysis-file-us-troops-medium-plus-169.jpg”,”height”:173},”little”:{“width”:460,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190709162539-07-afghanistan-analysis-file-us-troops-large-169.jpg”,”height”:259},”medium”:{“width”:780,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190709162539-07-afghanistan-analysis-file-us-troops-exlarge-169.jpg”,”height”:438},”large”:{“width”:1100,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190709162539-07-afghanistan-analysis-file-us-troops-super-169.jpg”,”height”:619},”full16x9″:{“width”:1600,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190709162539-07-afghanistan-analysis-file-us-troops-full-169.jpg”,”height”:900},”mini1x1″:{“width”:0,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190709162539-07-afghanistan-analysis-file-us-troops-little-11.jpg”,”height”:0}}},autoStartVideo = false,isVideoReplayClicked = false,callbackObj,containerEl,currentVideoCollection = [{“title”:”McEnany: No consensus in intel community on Russian bounty report”,”duration”:”02:34″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/06/29/russian-bounties-taliban-collins-pkg-lead-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/06/29/russian-bounties-taliban-collins-pkg-lead-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190709162539-07-afghanistan-analysis-file-us-troops-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/06/29/russian-bounties-taliban-collins-pkg-lead-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany said there was “no consensus” among the intelligence community regarding reports Russia offered bounties to Taliban fighters to kill US troops in Afghanistan. CNN’s Kaitlan Collins has more. “,”descriptionText”:”White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany said there was “no consensus” among the intelligence community regarding reports Russia offered bounties to Taliban fighters to kill US troops in Afghanistan. CNN’s Kaitlan Collins has more. “},{“title”:”Trump admin slammed for planning to divert Pentagon funds for border wall “,”duration”:”02:07″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/02/14/trump-border-wall-funding-lead-starr-dnt-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/02/14/trump-border-wall-funding-lead-starr-dnt-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200214155641-02-trump-border-patrol-council-0214-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/02/14/trump-border-wall-funding-lead-starr-dnt-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”CNN’su003ca href=”/profiles/barbara-starr-profile” target=”_blank”> Barbara Starr u003c/a>breaks down key details on how President Donaldu003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/2020/02/13/politics/pentagon-border-wall/index.html” target=”_blank”> Trump plans to divert $3.83 billion in Pentagon u003c/a>funding in order to finance border wall construction.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN’su003ca href=”/profiles/barbara-starr-profile” target=”_blank”> Barbara Starr u003c/a>breaks down key details on how President Donaldu003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/2020/02/13/politics/pentagon-border-wall/index.html” target=”_blank”> Trump plans to divert $3.83 billion in Pentagon u003c/a>funding in order to finance border wall construction.”},{“title”:”Toobin: Here’s why Roberts sided with liberal justices”,”duration”:”02:10″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/06/29/supreme-court-blocks-louisiana-abortion-law-john-roberts-toobin-nr-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/06/29/supreme-court-blocks-louisiana-abortion-law-john-roberts-toobin-nr-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200629102943-jeffrey-toobin-062920-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/06/29/supreme-court-blocks-louisiana-abortion-law-john-roberts-toobin-nr-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”CNN chief legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin breaks down the Supreme Court decision to block a Louisiana abortion law along with why Chief Justice John Roberts sided with the liberal justices.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN chief legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin breaks down the Supreme Court decision to block a Louisiana abortion law along with why Chief Justice John Roberts sided with the liberal justices.”},{“title”:”GOP lawmaker: Russian intelligence is actually not cut-along with-dry”,”duration”:”04:24″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/06/29/russia-bounty-plot-against-us-troops-president-trump-briefing-kinzinger-intv-tsr-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/06/29/russia-bounty-plot-against-us-troops-president-trump-briefing-kinzinger-intv-tsr-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200629191847-russia-bounty-plot-against-us-troops-president-trump-briefing-kinzinger-intv-tsr-vpx-00003026-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/06/29/russia-bounty-plot-against-us-troops-president-trump-briefing-kinzinger-intv-tsr-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”The intelligence of which assessed there was an effort by a Russian military intelligence unit to pay the Taliban to kill US soldiers was included in one of u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/2020/06/29/politics/russia-bounties-presidential-daily-briefing/index.html” target=”_blank”>President Donald Trump’s daily briefings on intelligence mattersu003c/a> sometime inside spring, according to a US official with direct knowledge of the latest information. CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/jim-acosta-profile” target=”_blank”>Jim Acostau003c/a> discusses with Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL), who is actually on the Foreign Affairs Committee.”,”descriptionText”:”The intelligence of which assessed there was an effort by a Russian military intelligence unit to pay the Taliban to kill US soldiers was included in one of u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/2020/06/29/politics/russia-bounties-presidential-daily-briefing/index.html” target=”_blank”>President Donald Trump’s daily briefings on intelligence mattersu003c/a> sometime inside spring, according to a US official with direct knowledge of the latest information. CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/jim-acosta-profile” target=”_blank”>Jim Acostau003c/a> discusses with Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL), who is actually on the Foreign Affairs Committee.”},{“title”:”Choir performs without masks at Pence event”,”duration”:”01:56″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/06/28/mike-pence-dallas-choir-no-mask-church-event-sot-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/06/28/mike-pence-dallas-choir-no-mask-church-event-sot-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200628131455-04-pence-church-dallas-0628-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/06/28/mike-pence-dallas-choir-no-mask-church-event-sot-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”A choir of more than one hundred people performed without masks at a robustly attended event in Texas at the First Baptist Church of which featured a speech by Vice President Mike Pence. “,”descriptionText”:”A choir of more than one hundred people performed without masks at a robustly attended event in Texas at the First Baptist Church of which featured a speech by Vice President Mike Pence. “},{“title”:”Senator: Stalled police reform legislation ‘crying shame'”,”duration”:”03:04″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/06/28/tim-scott-police-reform-legislation-sot-sotu-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/06/28/tim-scott-police-reform-legislation-sot-sotu-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200628103755-tim-scott-sotu-06282020-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/06/28/tim-scott-police-reform-legislation-sot-sotu-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC) tells CNN’s Jake Tapper of which Republicans along with Democrats must work together to get police reform legislation passed in Congress.”,”descriptionText”:”Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC) tells CNN’s Jake Tapper of which Republicans along with Democrats must work together to get police reform legislation passed in Congress.”},{“title”:”White House says Trump did not hear ‘white power’ chant”,”duration”:”03:00″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/06/28/trump-retweets-video-man-chants-white-power-diamond-sot-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/06/28/trump-retweets-video-man-chants-white-power-diamond-sot-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200628150349-white-power-trump-supporter-villages-florida-golf-cart-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/06/28/trump-retweets-video-man-chants-white-power-diamond-sot-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”The White House is actually doing damage control after u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/2020/06/28/politics/trump-tweet-supporters-man-chants-white-power/index.html” target=”_blank”>President Donald Trump retweeted a videou003c/a> in which a man driving a golf cart with Trump campaign posters is actually seen chanting “white power.” The retweet was deleted several hours later. In a statement, White House spokesman Judd Deere said Trump “did not hear the one statement made on the video. What he did see was tremendous enthusiasm coming from his many supporters.” CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/jeremy-diamond” target=”_blank”>Jeremy Diamondu003c/a> has more.”,”descriptionText”:”The White House is actually doing damage control after u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/2020/06/28/politics/trump-tweet-supporters-man-chants-white-power/index.html” target=”_blank”>President Donald Trump retweeted a videou003c/a> in which a man driving a golf cart with Trump campaign posters is actually seen chanting “white power.” The retweet was deleted several hours later. In a statement, White House spokesman Judd Deere said Trump “did not hear the one statement made on the video. What he did see was tremendous enthusiasm coming from his many supporters.” CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/jeremy-diamond” target=”_blank”>Jeremy Diamondu003c/a> has more.”},{“title”:”Pence alterations course: ‘Wearing a mask is actually a not bad idea'”,”duration”:”02:53″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/06/28/pence-wear-mask-westwood-bts-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/06/28/pence-wear-mask-westwood-bts-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200628163520-pence-wear-mask-texas-06282020-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/06/28/pence-wear-mask-westwood-bts-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”During an appearance with Texas Gov. Greg Abbott in Dallas, Vice President Mike Pence made a push for wearing a face mask to protect coming from coronavirus after months of not publicly doing so. CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/sarah-westwood” target=”_blank”>Sarah Westwoodu003c/a> has more. “,”descriptionText”:”During an appearance with Texas Gov. Greg Abbott in Dallas, Vice President Mike Pence made a push for wearing a face mask to protect coming from coronavirus after months of not publicly doing so. CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/sarah-westwood” target=”_blank”>Sarah Westwoodu003c/a> has more. “},{“title”:”Bolton: Trump’s ‘fundamental focus’ not on US national security”,”duration”:”02:21″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/06/28/john-bolton-trump-russian-intelligence-sotu-tapper-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/06/28/john-bolton-trump-russian-intelligence-sotu-tapper-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200628100457-bolton-sotu-6282020-sotu-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/06/28/john-bolton-trump-russian-intelligence-sotu-tapper-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Former White House national security adviser John Bolton says of which President Donald Trump’s denial on receiving a briefing about intelligence of which Russians had tried to bribe Taliban fighters to kill US troops, shows of which his “fundamental focus” is actually not on national security. “,”descriptionText”:”Former White House national security adviser John Bolton says of which President Donald Trump’s denial on receiving a briefing about intelligence of which Russians had tried to bribe Taliban fighters to kill US troops, shows of which his “fundamental focus” is actually not on national security. “},{“title”:”Secretary Azar defends Trump along with Pence not wearing masks”,”duration”:”03:51″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/06/28/hhs-secretary-azar-trump-distancing-sot-tapper-sotu-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/06/28/hhs-secretary-azar-trump-distancing-sot-tapper-sotu-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200628120027-hhs-azar-iso-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/06/28/hhs-secretary-azar-trump-distancing-sot-tapper-sotu-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Health along with Human Services Secretary Alex Azar defended the decisions by President Trump along with Vice President Pence not to wear masks when they go out in public, saying of which because they undergo regular testing, facial coverings for them along with those around them aren’t necessary.”,”descriptionText”:”Health along with Human Services Secretary Alex Azar defended the decisions by President Trump along with Vice President Pence not to wear masks when they go out in public, saying of which because they undergo regular testing, facial coverings for them along with those around them aren’t necessary.”},{“title”:”Bolton: Trump doesn’t pay attention to a lot of things”,”duration”:”01:21″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/06/28/john-bolton-on-trump-retweet-white-power-sotu-tapper-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/06/28/john-bolton-on-trump-retweet-white-power-sotu-tapper-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200628102336-bolton-sotu-6282020-thumb-2-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/06/28/john-bolton-on-trump-retweet-white-power-sotu-tapper-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Former White House national security adviser John Bolton reacts to President Donald Trump’s retweet of a video he said is actually coming from the Villages, a community in Florida, in which a man driving a golf cart with Trump campaign posters is actually seen chanting “white power.” “,”descriptionText”:”Former White House national security adviser John Bolton reacts to President Donald Trump’s retweet of a video he said is actually coming from the Villages, a community in Florida, in which a man driving a golf cart with Trump campaign posters is actually seen chanting “white power.” “},{“title”:”McConnell contrasts Trump to encourage wearing masks”,”duration”:”00:45″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/06/28/mitch-mcconnell-mask-wearing-ndwknd-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/06/28/mitch-mcconnell-mask-wearing-ndwknd-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200628072119-mitch-mcconnell-masks-vpx-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/06/28/mitch-mcconnell-mask-wearing-ndwknd-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell contrasts President Donald Trump to encourage wearing masks “until we find a vaccine” for coronavirus.”,”descriptionText”:”Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell contrasts President Donald Trump to encourage wearing masks “until we find a vaccine” for coronavirus.”},{“title”:”WaPo: Trump campaign removed social distancing stickers coming from arena”,”duration”:”04:05″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/06/27/social-distancing-stickers-trump-campaign-tulsa-rally-sot-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/06/27/social-distancing-stickers-trump-campaign-tulsa-rally-sot-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200627220703-washington-post-tulsa-rally-sticker-video-removal-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/06/27/social-distancing-stickers-trump-campaign-tulsa-rally-sot-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/2020/06/27/politics/social-distancing-stickers-trump-campaign-tulsa-rally/index.html” target=”_blank”>President Donald Trump’s campaign directed the removal of thousands of “Do Not Sit Here, Please!”u003c/a> stickers coming from seats at the Tulsa, Oklahoma, arena where Trump held a campaign rally, according to the Washington Post. The campaign told the Post of which followed the rules however did not comment on video of which appears to show the stickers being removed. Reporter Joshua Partlow joins CNN’s Wolf Blitzer to discuss. “,”descriptionText”:”u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/2020/06/27/politics/social-distancing-stickers-trump-campaign-tulsa-rally/index.html” target=”_blank”>President Donald Trump’s campaign directed the removal of thousands of “Do Not Sit Here, Please!”u003c/a> stickers coming from seats at the Tulsa, Oklahoma, arena where Trump held a campaign rally, according to the Washington Post. The campaign told the Post of which followed the rules however did not comment on video of which appears to show the stickers being removed. Reporter Joshua Partlow joins CNN’s Wolf Blitzer to discuss. “},{“title”:”Florida Democratic lawmaker on masks: of which’s the right thing to do”,”duration”:”02:43″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/06/28/charlie-crist-florida-desantis-coronavirus-sot-vpx-nr.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/06/28/charlie-crist-florida-desantis-coronavirus-sot-vpx-nr.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200627213345-cristi-intv-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/06/28/charlie-crist-florida-desantis-coronavirus-sot-vpx-nr.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Democratic Congressman Charlie Crist reacts to Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis saying he will not make masks mandatory inside state despite rising coronavirus cases. Crist was Florida’s governor coming from 2007 to 2011.”,”descriptionText”:”Democratic Congressman Charlie Crist reacts to Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis saying he will not make masks mandatory inside state despite rising coronavirus cases. Crist was Florida’s governor coming from 2007 to 2011.”},{“title”:”Biden: Trump’s entire presidency has been a gift to Putin”,”duration”:”03:17″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/06/27/biden-trump-russia-us-troops-afghanistan-gergen-ryan-sot-nr-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/06/27/biden-trump-russia-us-troops-afghanistan-gergen-ryan-sot-nr-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200627185715-biden-trump-russia-apiavote-caam-media-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/06/27/biden-trump-russia-us-troops-afghanistan-gergen-ryan-sot-nr-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Russian intelligence officers for the military intelligence GRU recently offered money to Taliban militants in Afghanistan as rewards if they killed US or UK troops there, u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/2020/06/27/politics/russia-us-troops-afghanistan/index.html” target=”_blank”>a European intelligence official told CNNu003c/a>. The story was first reported by the brand-new York Times. White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany said in a statement of which the President along with Vice President Mike Pence were not briefed “on the alleged Russian bounty intelligence.””,”descriptionText”:”Russian intelligence officers for the military intelligence GRU recently offered money to Taliban militants in Afghanistan as rewards if they killed US or UK troops there, u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/2020/06/27/politics/russia-us-troops-afghanistan/index.html” target=”_blank”>a European intelligence official told CNNu003c/a>. The story was first reported by the brand-new York Times. White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany said in a statement of which the President along with Vice President Mike Pence were not briefed “on the alleged Russian bounty intelligence.””}],currentVideoCollectionId = ”,isLivePlayer = false,mediaMetadataCallbacks,mobilePinnedView = null,moveToNextTimeout,mutePlayerEnabled = false,nextVideoId = ”,nextVideoUrl = ”,turnOnFlashMessaging = false,videoPinner,videoEndSlateImpl;if (CNN.autoPlayVideoExist === false) {autoStartVideo = true;if (autoStartVideo === true) {if (turnOnFlashMessaging === true) {autoStartVideo = false;containerEl = jQuery(document.getElementById(configObj.markupId));CNN.VideoPlayer.showFlashSlate(containerEl);} else {CNN.autoPlayVideoExist = true;}}}configObj.autostart = CNN.Features.enableAutoplayBlock ? false : autoStartVideo;CNN.VideoPlayer.setPlayerProperties(configObj.markupId, autoStartVideo, isLivePlayer, isVideoReplayClicked, mutePlayerEnabled);CNN.VideoPlayer.setFirstVideoInCollection(currentVideoCollection, configObj.markupId);var videoHandler = {},isFeaturedVideoCollectionHandlerAvailable = (CNN !== undefined &&CNN.VIDEOCLIENT !== undefined &&CNN.VIDEOCLIENT.FeaturedVideoCollectionHandler !== undefined);if (!isFeaturedVideoCollectionHandlerAvailable) {CNN.INJECTOR.executeFeature(‘videx’).done(function () {jQuery.ajax({dataType: ‘script’,cache: true,url: ‘//www.i.cdn.cnn.com/.a/2.217.2/js/featured-video-collection-player.min.js’}).done(function () {initializeVideoAndCollection();}).fail(function () {throw ‘Unable to fetch /js/featured-video-collection-player.min.js’;});}).fail(function () {throw ‘Unable to fetch the videx bundle’;});}function initializeVideoAndCollection() {videoHandler = brand-new CNN.VIDEOCLIENT.FeaturedVideoCollectionHandler(configObj.markupId,”cn-featured-qdiq6e”,’js-video_description-featured-qdiq6e’,[{“title”:”McEnany: No consensus in intel community on Russian bounty report”,”duration”:”02:34″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/06/29/russian-bounties-taliban-collins-pkg-lead-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/06/29/russian-bounties-taliban-collins-pkg-lead-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190709162539-07-afghanistan-analysis-file-us-troops-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/06/29/russian-bounties-taliban-collins-pkg-lead-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany said there was “no consensus” among the intelligence community regarding reports Russia offered bounties to Taliban fighters to kill US troops in Afghanistan. CNN’s Kaitlan Collins has more. “,”descriptionText”:”White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany said there was “no consensus” among the intelligence community regarding reports Russia offered bounties to Taliban fighters to kill US troops in Afghanistan. CNN’s Kaitlan Collins has more. “},{“title”:”Trump admin slammed for planning to divert Pentagon funds for border wall “,”duration”:”02:07″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/02/14/trump-border-wall-funding-lead-starr-dnt-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/02/14/trump-border-wall-funding-lead-starr-dnt-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200214155641-02-trump-border-patrol-council-0214-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/02/14/trump-border-wall-funding-lead-starr-dnt-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”CNN’su003ca href=”/profiles/barbara-starr-profile” target=”_blank”> Barbara Starr u003c/a>breaks down key details on how President Donaldu003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/2020/02/13/politics/pentagon-border-wall/index.html” target=”_blank”> Trump plans to divert $3.83 billion in Pentagon u003c/a>funding in order to finance border wall construction.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN’su003ca href=”/profiles/barbara-starr-profile” target=”_blank”> Barbara Starr u003c/a>breaks down key details on how President Donaldu003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/2020/02/13/politics/pentagon-border-wall/index.html” target=”_blank”> Trump plans to divert $3.83 billion in Pentagon u003c/a>funding in order to finance border wall construction.”},{“title”:”Toobin: Here’s why Roberts sided with liberal justices”,”duration”:”02:10″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/06/29/supreme-court-blocks-louisiana-abortion-law-john-roberts-toobin-nr-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/06/29/supreme-court-blocks-louisiana-abortion-law-john-roberts-toobin-nr-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200629102943-jeffrey-toobin-062920-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/06/29/supreme-court-blocks-louisiana-abortion-law-john-roberts-toobin-nr-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”CNN chief legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin breaks down the Supreme Court decision to block a Louisiana abortion law along with why Chief Justice John Roberts sided with the liberal justices.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN chief legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin breaks down the Supreme Court decision to block a Louisiana abortion law along with why Chief Justice John Roberts sided with the liberal justices.”},{“title”:”GOP lawmaker: Russian intelligence is actually not cut-along with-dry”,”duration”:”04:24″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/06/29/russia-bounty-plot-against-us-troops-president-trump-briefing-kinzinger-intv-tsr-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/06/29/russia-bounty-plot-against-us-troops-president-trump-briefing-kinzinger-intv-tsr-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200629191847-russia-bounty-plot-against-us-troops-president-trump-briefing-kinzinger-intv-tsr-vpx-00003026-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/06/29/russia-bounty-plot-against-us-troops-president-trump-briefing-kinzinger-intv-tsr-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”The intelligence of which assessed there was an effort by a Russian military intelligence unit to pay the Taliban to kill US soldiers was included in one of u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/2020/06/29/politics/russia-bounties-presidential-daily-briefing/index.html” target=”_blank”>President Donald Trump’s daily briefings on intelligence mattersu003c/a> sometime inside spring, according to a US official with direct knowledge of the latest information. CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/jim-acosta-profile” target=”_blank”>Jim Acostau003c/a> discusses with Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL), who is actually on the Foreign Affairs Committee.”,”descriptionText”:”The intelligence of which assessed there was an effort by a Russian military intelligence unit to pay the Taliban to kill US soldiers was included in one of u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/2020/06/29/politics/russia-bounties-presidential-daily-briefing/index.html” target=”_blank”>President Donald Trump’s daily briefings on intelligence mattersu003c/a> sometime inside spring, according to a US official with direct knowledge of the latest information. CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/jim-acosta-profile” target=”_blank”>Jim Acostau003c/a> discusses with Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL), who is actually on the Foreign Affairs Committee.”},{“title”:”Choir performs without masks at Pence event”,”duration”:”01:56″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/06/28/mike-pence-dallas-choir-no-mask-church-event-sot-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/06/28/mike-pence-dallas-choir-no-mask-church-event-sot-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200628131455-04-pence-church-dallas-0628-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/06/28/mike-pence-dallas-choir-no-mask-church-event-sot-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”A choir of more than one hundred people performed without masks at a robustly attended event in Texas at the First Baptist Church of which featured a speech by Vice President Mike Pence. “,”descriptionText”:”A choir of more than one hundred people performed without masks at a robustly attended event in Texas at the First Baptist Church of which featured a speech by Vice President Mike Pence. “},{“title”:”Senator: Stalled police reform legislation ‘crying shame'”,”duration”:”03:04″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/06/28/tim-scott-police-reform-legislation-sot-sotu-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/06/28/tim-scott-police-reform-legislation-sot-sotu-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200628103755-tim-scott-sotu-06282020-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/06/28/tim-scott-police-reform-legislation-sot-sotu-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC) tells CNN’s Jake Tapper of which Republicans along with Democrats must work together to get police reform legislation passed in Congress.”,”descriptionText”:”Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC) tells CNN’s Jake Tapper of which Republicans along with Democrats must work together to get police reform legislation passed in Congress.”},{“title”:”White House says Trump did not hear ‘white power’ chant”,”duration”:”03:00″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/06/28/trump-retweets-video-man-chants-white-power-diamond-sot-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/06/28/trump-retweets-video-man-chants-white-power-diamond-sot-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200628150349-white-power-trump-supporter-villages-florida-golf-cart-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/06/28/trump-retweets-video-man-chants-white-power-diamond-sot-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”The White House is actually doing damage control after u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/2020/06/28/politics/trump-tweet-supporters-man-chants-white-power/index.html” target=”_blank”>President Donald Trump retweeted a videou003c/a> in which a man driving a golf cart with Trump campaign posters is actually seen chanting “white power.” The retweet was deleted several hours later. In a statement, White House spokesman Judd Deere said Trump “did not hear the one statement made on the video. What he did see was tremendous enthusiasm coming from his many supporters.” CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/jeremy-diamond” target=”_blank”>Jeremy Diamondu003c/a> has more.”,”descriptionText”:”The White House is actually doing damage control after u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/2020/06/28/politics/trump-tweet-supporters-man-chants-white-power/index.html” target=”_blank”>President Donald Trump retweeted a videou003c/a> in which a man driving a golf cart with Trump campaign posters is actually seen chanting “white power.” The retweet was deleted several hours later. In a statement, White House spokesman Judd Deere said Trump “did not hear the one statement made on the video. What he did see was tremendous enthusiasm coming from his many supporters.” CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/jeremy-diamond” target=”_blank”>Jeremy Diamondu003c/a> has more.”},{“title”:”Pence alterations course: ‘Wearing a mask is actually a not bad idea'”,”duration”:”02:53″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/06/28/pence-wear-mask-westwood-bts-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/06/28/pence-wear-mask-westwood-bts-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200628163520-pence-wear-mask-texas-06282020-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/06/28/pence-wear-mask-westwood-bts-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”During an appearance with Texas Gov. Greg Abbott in Dallas, Vice President Mike Pence made a push for wearing a face mask to protect coming from coronavirus after months of not publicly doing so. CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/sarah-westwood” target=”_blank”>Sarah Westwoodu003c/a> has more. “,”descriptionText”:”During an appearance with Texas Gov. Greg Abbott in Dallas, Vice President Mike Pence made a push for wearing a face mask to protect coming from coronavirus after months of not publicly doing so. CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/sarah-westwood” target=”_blank”>Sarah Westwoodu003c/a> has more. “},{“title”:”Bolton: Trump’s ‘fundamental focus’ not on US national security”,”duration”:”02:21″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/06/28/john-bolton-trump-russian-intelligence-sotu-tapper-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/06/28/john-bolton-trump-russian-intelligence-sotu-tapper-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200628100457-bolton-sotu-6282020-sotu-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/06/28/john-bolton-trump-russian-intelligence-sotu-tapper-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Former White House national security adviser John Bolton says of which President Donald Trump’s denial on receiving a briefing about intelligence of which Russians had tried to bribe Taliban fighters to kill US troops, shows of which his “fundamental focus” is actually not on national security. “,”descriptionText”:”Former White House national security adviser John Bolton says of which President Donald Trump’s denial on receiving a briefing about intelligence of which Russians had tried to bribe Taliban fighters to kill US troops, shows of which his “fundamental focus” is actually not on national security. “},{“title”:”Secretary Azar defends Trump along with Pence not wearing masks”,”duration”:”03:51″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/06/28/hhs-secretary-azar-trump-distancing-sot-tapper-sotu-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/06/28/hhs-secretary-azar-trump-distancing-sot-tapper-sotu-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200628120027-hhs-azar-iso-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/06/28/hhs-secretary-azar-trump-distancing-sot-tapper-sotu-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Health along with Human Services Secretary Alex Azar defended the decisions by President Trump along with Vice President Pence not to wear masks when they go out in public, saying of which because they undergo regular testing, facial coverings for them along with those around them aren’t necessary.”,”descriptionText”:”Health along with Human Services Secretary Alex Azar defended the decisions by President Trump along with Vice President Pence not to wear masks when they go out in public, saying of which because they undergo regular testing, facial coverings for them along with those around them aren’t necessary.”},{“title”:”Bolton: Trump doesn’t pay attention to a lot of things”,”duration”:”01:21″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/06/28/john-bolton-on-trump-retweet-white-power-sotu-tapper-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/06/28/john-bolton-on-trump-retweet-white-power-sotu-tapper-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200628102336-bolton-sotu-6282020-thumb-2-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/06/28/john-bolton-on-trump-retweet-white-power-sotu-tapper-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Former White House national security adviser John Bolton reacts to President Donald Trump’s retweet of a video he said is actually coming from the Villages, a community in Florida, in which a man driving a golf cart with Trump campaign posters is actually seen chanting “white power.” “,”descriptionText”:”Former White House national security adviser John Bolton reacts to President Donald Trump’s retweet of a video he said is actually coming from the Villages, a community in Florida, in which a man driving a golf cart with Trump campaign posters is actually seen chanting “white power.” “},{“title”:”McConnell contrasts Trump to encourage wearing masks”,”duration”:”00:45″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/06/28/mitch-mcconnell-mask-wearing-ndwknd-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/06/28/mitch-mcconnell-mask-wearing-ndwknd-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200628072119-mitch-mcconnell-masks-vpx-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/06/28/mitch-mcconnell-mask-wearing-ndwknd-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell contrasts President Donald Trump to encourage wearing masks “until we find a vaccine” for coronavirus.”,”descriptionText”:”Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell contrasts President Donald Trump to encourage wearing masks “until we find a vaccine” for coronavirus.”},{“title”:”WaPo: Trump campaign removed social distancing stickers coming from arena”,”duration”:”04:05″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/06/27/social-distancing-stickers-trump-campaign-tulsa-rally-sot-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/06/27/social-distancing-stickers-trump-campaign-tulsa-rally-sot-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200627220703-washington-post-tulsa-rally-sticker-video-removal-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/06/27/social-distancing-stickers-trump-campaign-tulsa-rally-sot-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/2020/06/27/politics/social-distancing-stickers-trump-campaign-tulsa-rally/index.html” target=”_blank”>President Donald Trump’s campaign directed the removal of thousands of “Do Not Sit Here, Please!”u003c/a> stickers coming from seats at the Tulsa, Oklahoma, arena where Trump held a campaign rally, according to the Washington Post. The campaign told the Post of which followed the rules however did not comment on video of which appears to show the stickers being removed. Reporter Joshua Partlow joins CNN’s Wolf Blitzer to discuss. “,”descriptionText”:”u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/2020/06/27/politics/social-distancing-stickers-trump-campaign-tulsa-rally/index.html” target=”_blank”>President Donald Trump’s campaign directed the removal of thousands of “Do Not Sit Here, Please!”u003c/a> stickers coming from seats at the Tulsa, Oklahoma, arena where Trump held a campaign rally, according to the Washington Post. The campaign told the Post of which followed the rules however did not comment on video of which appears to show the stickers being removed. Reporter Joshua Partlow joins CNN’s Wolf Blitzer to discuss. “},{“title”:”Florida Democratic lawmaker on masks: of which’s the right thing to do”,”duration”:”02:43″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/06/28/charlie-crist-florida-desantis-coronavirus-sot-vpx-nr.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/06/28/charlie-crist-florida-desantis-coronavirus-sot-vpx-nr.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200627213345-cristi-intv-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/06/28/charlie-crist-florida-desantis-coronavirus-sot-vpx-nr.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Democratic Congressman Charlie Crist reacts to Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis saying he will not make masks mandatory inside state despite rising coronavirus cases. Crist was Florida’s governor coming from 2007 to 2011.”,”descriptionText”:”Democratic Congressman Charlie Crist reacts to Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis saying he will not make masks mandatory inside state despite rising coronavirus cases. Crist was Florida’s governor coming from 2007 to 2011.”},{“title”:”Biden: Trump’s entire presidency has been a gift to Putin”,”duration”:”03:17″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/06/27/biden-trump-russia-us-troops-afghanistan-gergen-ryan-sot-nr-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/06/27/biden-trump-russia-us-troops-afghanistan-gergen-ryan-sot-nr-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200627185715-biden-trump-russia-apiavote-caam-media-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/06/27/biden-trump-russia-us-troops-afghanistan-gergen-ryan-sot-nr-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/This specific-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Russian intelligence officers for the military intelligence GRU recently offered money to Taliban militants in Afghanistan as rewards if they killed US or UK troops there, u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/2020/06/27/politics/russia-us-troops-afghanistan/index.html” target=”_blank”>a European intelligence official told CNNu003c/a>. The story was first reported by the brand-new York Times. White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany said in a statement of which the President along with Vice President Mike Pence were not briefed “on the alleged Russian bounty intelligence.””,”descriptionText”:”Russian intelligence officers for the military intelligence GRU recently offered money to Taliban militants in Afghanistan as rewards if they killed US or UK troops there, u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/2020/06/27/politics/russia-us-troops-afghanistan/index.html” target=”_blank”>a European intelligence official told CNNu003c/a>. The story was first reported by the brand-new York Times. White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany said in a statement of which the President along with Vice President Mike Pence were not briefed “on the alleged Russian bounty intelligence.””}],’js-video_headline-featured-qdiq6e’,”,”js-video_source-featured-qdiq6e”,true,true,’This specific-week-in-politics’);if (typeof configObj.context !== ‘string’ || configObj.context.length

Source : White House briefing on Russia bounty reports raises more questions than of which answers