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    EU sends thinly veiled warning to Trump by extending sanctions on Russia
    Dec17

    EU sends thinly veiled warning to Trump by extending sanctions on Russia

    BRUSSELS, Belgium – European Union has announced that it is extending sanctions placed on Russia for six more months, until mid-2017. On Thursday, EU leaders agreed to an extension of six months on …read more Source: Big News...

    FBI Now Backs CIA Assessment That Russia Deliberately Tipped The Election In Favor Of Trump
    Dec16

    FBI Now Backs CIA Assessment That Russia Deliberately Tipped The Election In Favor Of Trump

    WASHINGTON ― U.S. intelligence and law enforcement agencies agree that Russia hacked Democratic National Committee emails with the intention of tipping the election in favor of President-elect Donald Trump.The FBI, which previously told lawmakers it could not be sure of the motive behind the Russian cyberattack, now agrees with the CIA assessment...

    Will Obama Order American Hackers to Dox Putin?
    Dec16

    Will Obama Order American Hackers to Dox Putin?

    President Obama’s threat was direct and unequivocal: The United States will retaliate against Russia for its election-related cyberattacks. “And we will, at a time and place of our own choosing,” the president told NPR’s Steve Inskeep in an interview that aired Friday. “Some of it may be explicit and publicized; some of it may not...

    Europe extends sanctions on Russia
    Dec16

    Europe extends sanctions on Russia

    Europe has extended economic sanctions on Russia for another six months, despite indications that President-elect Donald Trump could try to repair… …read more Source:...

    Go kuku about chicken
    Dec16

    Go kuku about chicken

    The Chicken Kiev, which is the house specialty of Moca Loca in Garden City mall, is just the real go to meal when you are salivating for some tasty kuku dish. It is basically chicken and mashed potatoes, prepared and served in a sumptuous way. The chicken is covered in breadcrumbs and some butter is put on the mashed potatoes. The plate is served...

    Netherlands ratify EU-Ukraine pact
    Dec16

    Netherlands ratify EU-Ukraine pact

    THE HAGUE: The Dutch government on Friday approved a draft law needed to ratify the EU’s historic pact with Ukraine after reaching a compromise with Brussels following a referendum in which Dutch voters rejected the deal. “We (the Dutch cabinet) find it is necessary to ratify this accord,” Prime Minister Mark Rutte said of the draft law,...

    US must recognise Russia as a direct threat to global order
    Dec16

    US must recognise Russia as a direct threat to global order

    Allegations that the Russian government tried to influence America’s election are extraordinarily serious – “the political equivalent to 9/11,” according to Michael Morell, the former acting director of the CIA. The coming congressional investigation should be bipartisan and bicameral, and should focus not just on the election allegations...

    No big breakthrough in Japan-Russia isles row
    Dec16

    No big breakthrough in Japan-Russia isles row

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Russian President Vladimir Putin wrapped up two days of talks, with numerous economic deals but no big breakthrough on a territorial row that has overshadowed ties since World War II.Putin was heading home with promises of economic co-operation after appearing to achieve what experts said was a key objective...

    George W. Bush called Corker to lobby for Tillerson
    Dec16

    George W. Bush called Corker to lobby for Tillerson

    President George W. Bush didn’t support Donald Trump in the election. But now that Trump has won the White House, the former president is helping him stock his cabinet. Bush called Senate Foreign Relations Chairman Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) this week to try and get Corker to support Trump’s nominee to be secretary of state, Rex Tillerson....

    The Lies You Are Being Told
    Dec16

    The Lies You Are Being Told

    Like Trump, you can dislike Bashar, dislike the Syrian system, and support the need for reform without allowing yourself to be sucked into this vortex of dishonesty put out by a media accusing everyone else of publishing fake news. By Jeremy Salt We are witnessing the rapid death of the ‘western’ mainstream media, over Russia, Trump and...