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    Ukraine foreign minister urges tougher Russia action, World Cup boycott
    Mar19

    Ukraine foreign minister urges tougher Russia action, World Cup boycott

    The UK nerve agent attack shows Russia has no “red lines” anymore, says Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin. In an interview with DW, he contends that Moscow’s aggression against Kyiv could happen anywhere now. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Egypt reign as darling of emerging market debt is nearing end
    Mar19

    Egypt reign as darling of emerging market debt is nearing end

    Egypt is losing ground as a top haven for emerging market debt investors, and interest rate cuts could make its short-term treasuries less attractive to foreign buyers in coming months, a report by CI Capital Asset Management said yesterday.Egypt last year emerged as one of the world’s hottest destinations for portfolio investors after its...

    FAQ: What’s up with Cambridge Analytica and Facebook?
    Mar19

    FAQ: What’s up with Cambridge Analytica and Facebook?

    By Philip Bump | Washington Post Late on Friday, Facebook made an unexpected announcement: The data firm Cambridge Analytica, hyped as integral to President Donald Trump’s election, was suspended from the social network for using data collected improperly from Facebook users. Start your day with the news you need from the Bay Area and...

    Don’t expect a fourth term to make Putin any friendlier to the west
    Mar19

    Don’t expect a fourth term to make Putin any friendlier to the west

    Vladimir Putin scored a resounding victory in Russia’s presidential election Sunday, and his campaign spokesman welcomed the good news by thanking an unlikely helper: the nation of Britain, which had spent the last week publicly accusing Moscow of poisoning of a former Russian spy on British soil with a chemical weapon. All that drama...

    Revealed: Trump’s election consultants filmed saying they use bribes and sex workers to entrap politicians
    Mar19

    Revealed: Trump’s election consultants filmed saying they use bribes and sex workers to entrap politicians

    Senior executives at Cambridge Analytica – the data company that credits itself with Donald Trump’s presidential victory – have been secretly filmed saying they could entrap politicians in compromising situations with bribes and Ukrainian sex workers. In an undercover investigation by Channel 4 News, the company’s chief executive...

    British sting reveals how Trump’s IT firm used sex workers and bribes to fix political races
    Mar19

    British sting reveals how Trump’s IT firm used sex workers and bribes to fix political races

    Britain’s Channel 4 conducted a lengthy sting operation on the strategic data firm that helped get Donald Trump elected. And what they found was a company that used sex, bribery and blackmail to get what they want. Channel 4 launched their investigation after interviewing former Cambridge Analytica research director Christopher Wylie. It...

    Ex-Trump Consultant and Cambridge Analytica CEO Alexander Nix Offered to Blackmail Politicians With Prostitutes
    Mar19

    Ex-Trump Consultant and Cambridge Analytica CEO Alexander Nix Offered to Blackmail Politicians With Prostitutes

    GettyLONDON—Executives from at The Daily Beast. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Russia Launches Military Exercises In Crimea, Abkhazia, Day After Presidential Vote
    Mar19

    Russia Launches Military Exercises In Crimea, Abkhazia, Day After Presidential Vote

    Russian armed forces have launched large-scale military exercises in southern parts of the country, including the Russian-occupied regions in Georgia and the annexed Ukrainian peninsula of Crimea. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Cambridge Analytica bragged about using fake news, bribes, and Ukranian hookers to influence elections
    Mar19

    Cambridge Analytica bragged about using fake news, bribes, and Ukranian hookers to influence elections

    An undercover sting by Channel 4 News has revealed that executives from Cambridge Analytica boasted that they could entrap politicians with Ukrainian sex workers, offer bribes to public officials, and use former spies to dig dirt on political opponents. The report reveals CEO Alexander Nix and other Cambridge Analytica executives admitting to...

    Ukraine: Send British diplomats expelled by Russia to Kiev
    Mar19

    Ukraine: Send British diplomats expelled by Russia to Kiev

    Ukraine wants to help the U.K. push back against Russia — by bringing British diplomats expelled by the Kremlin to Kiev, where they could work on a more fruitful bilateral relationship. The U.K. last week ejected 23 Russian diplomats as punishment for Moscow’s alleged use of a nerve agent in the attempted assassination of a former spy,...