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    Do CIA Revelations Mean Trump Will Be Putin’s Puppet?
    Dec13

    Do CIA Revelations Mean Trump Will Be Putin’s Puppet?

    Click here for reuse options! Now that the CIA has determined that the Russians intervened in the presidential election to help Trump win, the Cold War politics of left and right have been flipped. In 1964, when Barry Goldwater ran against Lyndon Johnson, a man named John A. Stormer self-published a book called None Dare Call It Treason. It...

    Trump to name ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson as secretary of state: Reports
    Dec13

    Trump to name ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson as secretary of state: Reports

    Tillerson, 64, has driven Exxon’s expansion in Russia for decades and opposed U.S. sanctions imposed on Russia for its seizure of Crimea. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russia's Putin says Western sanctions an obstacle to talks with Japan – media
    Dec13

    Russia's Putin says Western sanctions an obstacle to talks with Japan – media

    TOKYO (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that Western sanctions imposed after Russia’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea are an obstacle to talks on a peace treaty with Japan, the Yomiuri newspaper reported on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Russia’s Vladimir Putin says Western sanctions an obstacle to talks with Japan: Media
    Dec13

    Russia’s Vladimir Putin says Western sanctions an obstacle to talks with Japan: Media

    December 13, 2016 3:43 PMTOKYO (REUTERS) – Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that Western sanctions imposed after Russia’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea are an obstacle to talks on a peace treaty with Japan, the Yomiuri newspaper reported on Tuesday (Dec 13). …read more Source: The Straits...

    Japan says ‘no deal’ with Russia that undermines G7 sanctions
    Dec13

    Japan says ‘no deal’ with Russia that undermines G7 sanctions

    “We will never hurt G7 solidarity over the Ukraine issue. That’s a prerequisite.” …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    Japan says ‘no deal’ with Russia that undermines G7 sanctions
    Dec13

    Japan says ‘no deal’ with Russia that undermines G7 sanctions

    “We will never hurt G7 solidarity over the Ukraine issue. That’s a prerequisite.” …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    Trump picks ExxonMobil chief as secretary of state: reports
    Dec13

    Trump picks ExxonMobil chief as secretary of state: reports

    WASHINGTON (AFP) – President-elect Donald Trump has tapped ExxonMobil chief Rex Tillerson as his secretary of state, US media reported late Monday, setting up what will likely be contentious confirmation hearings over the oilman’s ties to Russia.I will be making my announcement on the next Secretary of State tomorrow morning, Trump...

    Top GOP leaders back congressional probes of Russia hacking
    Dec13

    Top GOP leaders back congressional probes of Russia hacking

    WASHINGTON — Congress’ top Republicans on Monday endorsed investigations into the CIA’s belief that Russia meddled in last month’s election to help Donald Trump win, suggesting potential battles ahead with the incoming commander in chief over Moscow and U.S. intelligence. Meanwhile, Trump said he would announce his choice for...

    Trump Choice of Tillerson as Secretary of State Sets Up Fight
    Dec13

    Trump Choice of Tillerson as Secretary of State Sets Up Fight

    President-elect Donald Trump plans on Tuesday to nominate Exxon Mobil Corp. chief Rex Tillerson for U.S. secretary of state, setting off a confirmation fight that puts the oilman’s ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin — and Trump’s own — in the spotlight. The nomination is sure to spark a high-profile battle in the...

    Putin heads to Japan for hot spring meet on disputed islands
    Dec13

    Putin heads to Japan for hot spring meet on disputed islands

    Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe are set to meet in an attempt to resolve the countries’ dispute over the Kuril islands. – AFP Photo MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin heads to Japan Thursday to meet Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in the latest bid to reach an elusive deal on a territorial dispute...