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    After Flynn resigns, Dems ask what did Trump know and when
    Feb14

    After Flynn resigns, Dems ask what did Trump know and when

    By RICHARD LARDNER WASHINGTON (AP) — The resignation of National Security Adviser Michael Flynn elicited a simple but persistent question Tuesday from congressional Democrats: What did President Donald Trump know and when did he know it? But many Republicans brushed past this echo of Watergate and another Republican president, Richard Nixon, to...

    Flynn’s downfall will make it harder for Trump to lift sanctions on Russia
    Feb14

    Flynn’s downfall will make it harder for Trump to lift sanctions on Russia

    Warming ties with the Kremlin is becoming riskier and riskier. On Monday evening, President Trump lost his national security adviser, Michael Flynn, who resigned amid a swarm of questions about whether he misled top White House officials and the FBI over a December phone call with the Russian ambassador to the US. But in the process, Trump may...

    Spicer: Trump has been ‘incredibly tough on Russia’
    Feb14

    Spicer: Trump has been ‘incredibly tough on Russia’

    The Trump administration will take a tough stance on Russia even as it seeks to work with the country on some issues, Sean Spicer told reporters Tuesday. The comments come after Michael Flynn, Trump’s national security adviser, resigned Monday night after revelations that he misled Vice President Mike Pence about conversations he had with...

    Trump expects Russia to return Crimea to Ukraine
    Feb14

    Trump expects Russia to return Crimea to Ukraine

    White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer says President Trump taking strong stand against Russian occupation of Crimea, actions in Ukraine. …read more Source: Arutz...

    Trump expects Russia to return Crimea to Ukraine: White House
    Feb14

    Trump expects Russia to return Crimea to Ukraine: White House

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump made it clear he expects Russia to return Crimea to Ukraine and reduce violence in Ukraine, White House spokesman Sean Spicer said on Tuesday. …read more Source:...

    Canadian troops prepare to deploy to Ukraine
    Feb14

    Canadian troops prepare to deploy to Ukraine

    OTTAWA – Some 200 soldiers from Edmonton are preparing to deploy to Ukraine — though with everyone waiting to see whether the mission there will be extended, exactly how long they will be staying is anyone’s guess. Canada, Britain and the United States have had military trainers in Ukraine since the summer of 2015, after Russia annexed...

    Kremlin denies French election meddling, Macron camp renews charges
| Reuters
    Feb14

    Kremlin denies French election meddling, Macron camp renews charges | Reuters

    MOSCOW/PARIS The Kremlin denied on Tuesday that it was behind media and internet attacks on the campaign of French presidential frontrunner Emmanuel Macron though his camp renewed the charges against Russian media and a hackers’ group operating in Ukraine.Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov, replying to a question on a daily conference call,...

    Kremlin denies French election meddling, Macron camp renews charges
    Feb14

    Kremlin denies French election meddling, Macron camp renews charges

    February 15, 2017 2:08 AMMOSCOW/PARIS (REUTERS) – The Kremlin denied on Tuesday (Feb 14) that it was behind media and Internet attacks on the campaign of French presidential frontrunner Emmanuel Macron though his camp renewed the charges against Russian media and a hackers’ group operating in Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Donald Trump Is Giving The Phrase ‘Multipolar World’ New Meaning
    Feb14

    Donald Trump Is Giving The Phrase ‘Multipolar World’ New Meaning

    America Third Cross-posted with TomDispatch.comIf there’s a single consistent aspect to Donald Trump’s strategic vision, it’s this: U.S. foreign policy should always be governed by the simple principle of “America First,” with this country’s vital interests placed above those of all others. “We will always put...

    Troops prepare to leave for Ukraine amid uncertainty over mission’s future
    Feb14

    Troops prepare to leave for Ukraine amid uncertainty over mission’s future

    OTTAWA – Some 200 soldiers from Edmonton are preparing to deploy to Ukraine – though with everyone waiting to see whether the mission there will be extended, exactly how long they will be staying is anyone’s guess. Canada, Britain and the United States have had military trainers in Ukraine since the summer of 2015, after Russia annexed […]...