Trump Administration Draws Bipartisan Pressure Over Russia ‘Bounty’ Intelligence

WASHINGTON—Republican and Democratic lawmakers united Monday all over needs that the White Household depth intelligence indicating Russia experienced paid bounties to insurgents to have American forces killed in Afghanistan, and clarify why President Trump apparently was not briefed on the risk to U.S. troops.

Senior Republicans in Congress, who normally are supportive of Mr. Trump, stated that even if the intelligence isn’t nonetheless entirely verified, it ought to be taken significantly and the president ought to have been designed knowledgeable of it.