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    Obama retaliates against Russia for election hacking
    Dec30

    Obama retaliates against Russia for election hacking

    U.S. President Barack Obama has imposed sanctions on Russian officials and intelligence services in retaliation for Russia’s interference in the U.S. presidential election by hacking American political sites and email accounts. …read more Source: CTV...

    US evicts Russians for spying, imposes sanctions after election hacks
    Dec30

    US evicts Russians for spying, imposes sanctions after election hacks

    HONOLULU/WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama ordered the expulsion of 35 Russian suspected spies and imposed sanctions on two Russian intelligence agencies over their involvement in hacking US political groups in the 2016 presidential election.The measures, taken during the last days of Obama’s presidency, mark a new post-Cold War low in...

    Russian Foreign Ministry says new sanctions will harm restoration of ties
    Dec30

    Russian Foreign Ministry says new sanctions will harm restoration of ties

    MOSCOW – New U.S. sanctions on Russia are counterproductive and will harm a restoration of bilateral ties, Interfax news agency reported on Thursday, citing Konstantin Dolgov, Foreign Ministry commissioner for human rights, democracy and the rule of law…. …read more Source:...

    Obama sanctions Russian intelligence agencies over election hacking
    Dec30

    Obama sanctions Russian intelligence agencies over election hacking

    President Obama on Thursday announced sanctions against Russian intelligence services in response to their alleged interference in the U.S. presidential election. The combination of offensive and defensive steps, Obama said in a statement, was a “necessary and appropriate response” to Russian attempts to harm American interests. Obama signed an...

    Russia, Iran And Turkey: The Real Power Brokers In Syria
    Dec30

    Russia, Iran And Turkey: The Real Power Brokers In Syria

    By entering into east Aleppo, it would seem that the Syrian Arab Army and allied forces have prevented their country from suffering Libya’s fate. But despite the government victory over the galaxy of Jihadist and “moderate rebels,” US Secretary of State John Kerry, among others, does not think control of Aleppo – the...

    US punishes Russia over election hacks
    Dec30

    US punishes Russia over election hacks

    The image provided by the FBI shows the wanted poster for Alexsey Belan. In a sweeping response to election hacking, President Barack Obama sanctioned Russian intelligence services and their top officials, kicked out 35 Russian officials and shuttered two Russian-owned compounds in the US. — APWASHINGTON — The United States on Thursday fired back...

    US evicts Russians for spying, imposes sanctions after election hacks – Daily Mail
    Dec29

    US evicts Russians for spying, imposes sanctions after election hacks – Daily Mail

    News18 US evicts Russians for spying, imposes sanctions after election hacksDaily MailHONOLULU/WASHINGTON, Dec 29 (Reuters) – President Barack Obama ordered the expulsion of 35 Russian suspected spies and imposed sanctions on two Russian intelligence agencies over their involvement in hacking U.S. political groups in the 2016 …US expels Russian...

    US punishes Russia over election hacks – Daily Mail
    Dec29

    US punishes Russia over election hacks – Daily Mail

    Daily Mail US punishes Russia over election hacksDaily MailThe United States on Thursday fired back at Moscow for meddling in the presidential election, imposing tough sanctions on Russia’s top two intelligence agencies, expelling 35 agents and shutting down two Russian compounds on US soil. President Barack …US expels Russian diplomats...

    The U.S. Retaliation Against Russian Hackers
    Dec29

    The U.S. Retaliation Against Russian Hackers

    President Obama announced sanctions Thursday on Russian intelligence officials and organizations he said were involved in efforts to undermine the U.S. elections. In a statement, he said 35 Russian intelligence officials in the U.S. were being expelled and two Russian compounds, one in Maryland and the other in New York, were being closed. The...

    Ryan calls new Russia sanctions ‘overdue,’ but fails to call for more aggressive investigations
    Dec29

    Ryan calls new Russia sanctions ‘overdue,’ but fails to call for more aggressive investigations

    House Speaker Paul Ryan was curiously quick to chastise President Obama for taking too long to sanction Russia for meddling in the 2016 elections. x.@SpeakerRyan: ” today’s action by the administration is overdue” pic.twitter.com/FhURqIyY3M— Zeke Miller (@ZekeJMiller) December 29, 2016 Fascinating, Obama’s actions are...