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    Russian State Pollster Finds Growing Affection for Stalin
    Jul25

    Russian State Pollster Finds Growing Affection for Stalin

    Historians generally agree that Josef Stalin was a dictator who killed and terrorized millions of people through a repressive police state. However among Russians, there are signs that people are starting to see him more as an “effective manager” and a symbol of Soviet-Russian power. According to a poll by the state-backed VTsIOM...

    Trump’s Conduits For Capital From The Former Soviet Bloc Are Actually Old Pals
    Jul25

    Trump’s Conduits For Capital From The Former Soviet Bloc Are Actually Old Pals

    Two very different men have been instrumental in introducing financiers and clients from Russia and the former Soviet bloc to the Trump Organization’s real estate machine: Felix Sater, Donald Trump’s former business partner and a convicted felon, and Michael Cohen, Trump’s brash, longtime personal attorney. And TPM now has...

    All The Dots, Connected
    Jul25

    All The Dots, Connected

    Both Donald Trump, Jr. and Natalia Veselnitskaya, the Russian lawyer with whom he met in June 2016, have tried to portray their meeting at Trump Tower as nothing more than a lobbying effort aimed at lifting a discrete set of sanctions known as the Magnitsky Act. The implication is that Veselnitskaya, as well as Rinat Akhmetshin (who was only...

    Kremlin warns US against supporting Ukraine with weapons
    Jul25

    Kremlin warns US against supporting Ukraine with weapons

    MOSCOW – Any U.S. decision to supply Ukraine with lethal weapons would set back peace efforts and escalate tensions, the Kremlin said on Tuesday. The Kremlin was referring to an interview given by U.S. special envoy on Ukraine, Kurt Volker, to Britain’s broadcaster BBC, in which he said that Washington was actively reviewing whether...

    With the support of Beeline, Sevan Startup Summit 2017 was launched 
    Jul25

    With the support of Beeline, Sevan Startup Summit 2017 was launched 

    ArmInfo. With the support of Beeline, 1000 representatives of Armenian start-ups participate in the second annual forum of Sevan Startup Summit 2017 of Startup Armenia Fund. As Arminfo was told in the press service of the company, in the framework of cooperation the Director General of Beeline in Armenia, Andrey Pyatakhin, who participated in a...

    Former Nazi interpreter stripped of citizenship for fourth time
    Jul25

    Former Nazi interpreter stripped of citizenship for fourth time

    The federal government has, for the fourth time, stripped a former Nazi interpreter of his Canadian citizenship – a decision Helmut Oberlander is set to contest again in Federal Court. A federal order-in-council issued June 20, 2017 that revoked Oberlander’s citizenship marks the government’s latest attempt in a 22-year-old legal...

    Trump escalates shame campaign against Sessions
    Jul25

    Trump escalates shame campaign against Sessions

    President Donald Trump on Tuesday ramped up his public shame campaign against Attorney General Jeff Sessions, even as conservatives and some White House advisers are cautioning Trump against seeking his ouster.“Attorney General Jeff Sessions has taken a VERY weak position on Hillary Clinton crimes (where are E-mails & DNC server) & Intel...

    Jacket discovered with “suspicious hole and blood traces” at Porto airport
    Jul25

    Jacket discovered with “suspicious hole and blood traces” at Porto airport

    PJ police are investigating the discovery of an “abandoned jacket” by a boarding gate at Porto’s Francisco Sá Carneiro airport. The jacket had a hole it “in the region of the thorax” with traces of blood. Theories include the possibility of a gunshot, or stab wound. The jacket was found near the booth reserved for Turkish Airways. Police...

    Trump campaign manager Manafort subpoenaed to appear before Senate Judiciary Committee
    Jul25

    Trump campaign manager Manafort subpoenaed to appear before Senate Judiciary Committee

    While former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort reached an agreement to appear before the Senate Intelligence Committee this week, he would not agree to the terms provided by the Judiciary Committee. That committee has now responded by issuing a subpoena for Manafort’s appearance. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley and...

    Trump, without evidence, cites Ukraine ties to ex-rival Clinton
    Jul25

    Trump, without evidence, cites Ukraine ties to ex-rival Clinton

    US President Donald Trump on Tuesday blasted the investigation into alleged Russian meddling in last year’s US election and raised questions, without offering evidence, about Ukrainian support for his Democratic presidential rival, Hillary Clinton. …read more Source:...