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    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...

    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 […]...

    Kremlin, Russian Lawmakers Play Down Flynn’s Resignation
    Feb14

    Kremlin, Russian Lawmakers Play Down Flynn’s Resignation

    The Kremlin on Tuesday played down the resignation of U.S. National Security Adviser Michael Flynn, a sign that Russia is already looking ahead to talks with the U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to improve the nations’ strained ties. Flynn was often perceived as Donald Trump’s key contact with Moscow. In 2015, Flynn appeared at a...

    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...

    Democrats demand independent Russia probe after Flynn quits
    Feb14

    Democrats demand independent Russia probe after Flynn quits

    Democrats demanded a special investigation Tuesday into possible links between President Donald Trump’s administration and Russia. This includes when Trump learned that his national security adviser, Michael Flynn, had discussed U.S. sanctions with a Russian diplomat. “The American people deserve to know the full extent of...

    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

    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. …read more Source:...

    Manafort, Page, Flynn, Trump: Russia is the one story that can bring them all down
    Feb14

    Manafort, Page, Flynn, Trump: Russia is the one story that can bring them all down

    When Donald Trump slithered down that escalator in 2015 to announce he was running for president, he brought with him two decades of connections to Russia. By the time the primaries were winding down, he’d acquired a collection of staff and advisers who were not just Russophiles, but fans of autocrat Vladimir Putin. Chief among them were...

    The Logan Act Is the Least of It
    Feb14

    The Logan Act Is the Least of It

    Stop talking about the Logan Act.It was not the violation of this antique and ignored piece of anti-Jacobin legislation that has touched off the biggest foreign-policy scandal since Watergate.Nobody would care if an incoming national security adviser had confidential conversations with an ambassador of a hostile foreign government before...