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    Trump: ‘I’m with our agencies’ on Russian election meddling
    Nov13

    Trump: ‘I’m with our agencies’ on Russian election meddling

    U.S. President Donald Trump attends a press conference at the Presidential Palace in Hanoi, Vietnam Sunday, Nov. 12. (Kham/Pool Photo via AP)Hanoi, Vietnam (AP) — President Donald Trump on Sunday said he believes U.S. intelligence agencies, which have concluded that Russia meddled in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. But Trump also said he...

    Inside a ‘troll factory’
    Nov13

    Inside a ‘troll factory’

    A Russian “troll factory” is working with rebels in eastern Ukraine to discredit pro-Ukrainian elements, BBC Russian has learned. …read more Source:...

    How Russia Could Divide NATO and Win a War
    Nov13

    How Russia Could Divide NATO and Win a War

    Michael Cecire Security, Europe Countering provocations or pressure by adversary states like Russia should be formulated on Western strengths, and not dictated by the adversary. In September, Russia and Belarus launched the Zapad 2017 military exercises, which saw a snap mobilization of thousands of troops on Europe’s doorstep, stoking...

    Ex-Odessa Governor’s Supporters Stage Rally in Ukrainian Capital (PHOTO, VIDEO)
    Nov13

    Ex-Odessa Governor’s Supporters Stage Rally in Ukrainian Capital (PHOTO, VIDEO)

    KIEV (Sputnik) — Some 400 protesters marched downtown through Maidan Nezalezhnosti, the central square of Kiev, according to local police. The demonstrators called for the adoption of laws on the anti-corruption court and the impeachment of the president, as a Sputnik correspondent reported from the scene. Former regional governor in Ukranian...

    Politics: Trump suggested softening the US stance toward Russia and easing sanctions
    Nov13

    Politics: Trump suggested softening the US stance toward Russia and easing sanctions

    Trump said an amicable relationship with Russia would be an asset for the US, not a liability. President Donald Trump suggested softening America’s stance toward Russia on Sunday. His comments Sunday came on the heels of remarks he made on Saturday, when he claimed he believed Russian President Vladimir Putin when Putin said Russia did not...

    Politics: A top Democratic lobbying firm caught up in Mueller’s Russia probe is on the verge of shutting down
    Nov12

    Politics: A top Democratic lobbying firm caught up in Mueller’s Russia probe is on the verge of shutting down

    Podesta Group has come under fire for failing to properly disclose PR work it did for Paul Manafort. Podesta Group, the lobbying firm founded by brothers John and Anthony Podesta that has close ties to the Democratic Party, may be shutting down. The firm has become entangled in special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation over work...

    Trump careens off script on Russia after Putin meeting
    Nov12

    Trump careens off script on Russia after Putin meeting

    DANANG, Vietnam — President Donald Trump stayed on script for more than a week as he crisscrossed Asia — and then Russian President Vladimir Putin showed up. After chatting with Putin on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit here, Trump abandoned the diplomatic tone the White House had carefully scripted for his...

    Taking Putin’s Word For It
    Nov12

    Taking Putin’s Word For It

    When asked on Saturday about his conversation with Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific economic summit in Vietnam, President Donald Trump reported that the Russian president denied interfering in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. That, of course, directly contradicts the conclusions of the U.S. intelligence community. “Every...

    Trump melts down on Twitter yet again—White House staff, you’re still OK with this?
    Nov12

    Trump melts down on Twitter yet again—White House staff, you’re still OK with this?

    It’s a weekend, and that means that incompetent manchild Donald Trump is out of his damn gourd. Again. And since there is apparently nobody in his entire circle of would-be leaders and so-called brilliant minds who can convince him that the world does not need to know each and every one of his On The Toilet Thoughts, it means we’re...

    Trump’s latest tweetstorm called Kim Jong Un “short and fat”
    Nov12

    Trump’s latest tweetstorm called Kim Jong Un “short and fat”

    He also defended better ties with Russia. President Donald Trump has mostly stayed on message during his nearly two-week trip to Asia, focusing on trade and the North Korean nuclear threat. But this weekend, from Hanoi, Vietnam, Trump took to his favorite platform — Twitter — to return to some familiar, petulant themes: defending Russia and...