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    US expels 60 Russians as allies back Britain in spy row
    Mar27

    US expels 60 Russians as allies back Britain in spy row

    Countries that have expelled diplomats following the poisoning of former Russian spy Serguey Skripal on March 4. AFP WASHINGTON: The United States joined Britain’s allies in Europe and around the world Monday in expelling scores of suspected Russian spies in an unprecedented response to a nerve agent attack. At least 114 alleged agents...

    Russian companies sanctioned over Ukraine linked to Ireland
    Mar27

    Russian companies sanctioned over Ukraine linked to Ireland

    Companies include several close to Kremlin and Russian president Vladimir Putin …read more Source: The Irish...

    Australia expels 2 Russian diplomats over Britain poison case
    Mar27

    Australia expels 2 Russian diplomats over Britain poison case

    Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull. (File pic) SYDNEY: Australia joined the United States and other British allies in expelling two Russian diplomats Tuesday in response to a nerve agent attack on a double agent in England. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said the pair were “undeclared intelligence officers” and had seven days to leave....

    China Is Studying Russia’s Syrian Gambit
    Mar27

    China Is Studying Russia’s Syrian Gambit

    Lyle J. Goldstein Security, Asia Beijing may take lessons from the Kremlin’s new paradigm for military intervention. It has long been recognized that the closer alignment between Moscow and Beijing that goes back nearly three decades now provides each with ample political and diplomatic benefits. A less well explored aspect of the...

    US, Europe expel Russian envoys over UK spy attack
    Mar27

    US, Europe expel Russian envoys over UK spy attack

    A car with diplomatic plates is parked in front of the Permanent Mission of the Russian Federation to the United Nations in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, US, March 26, 2018. (Reuters pic) PARIS: The United States and its European allies on Monday expelled scores of Russian diplomats in a coordinated action against Moscow which...

    Trump world worries that Manafort’s partner will sing about much more than Manafort to Mueller
    Mar27

    Trump world worries that Manafort’s partner will sing about much more than Manafort to Mueller

    Rick Gates is not the household name that his former partner and Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort has become—that is, unless you’re a denizen of the White House. Gates is apparently getting plenty of mentions in the West Wing as Donald Trump and his associates fret over how much damage he can do to Team Trump as a cooperating witness in...

    NATO Braces for Putin’s Next Military Move in Eastern Europe
    Mar27

    NATO Braces for Putin’s Next Military Move in Eastern Europe

    KYIV, Ukraine—Since 2014, Russian President Vladimir Putin’s military aggression in Ukraine has rearranged the national defense chessboards of countries across Eastern Europe. In turn, the NATO military alliance has deployed weapons and troops eastward, to “make clear that an attack on one Ally would be considered an attack on the whole...

    Trump’s ‘Good Relationship’ With Russia Is Slipping Away
    Mar27

    Trump’s ‘Good Relationship’ With Russia Is Slipping Away

    Donald Trump says building a “good relationship” with Russia isn’t about his interests, but America’s. Russia “can help solve problems with North Korea, Syria, Ukraine, ISIS, Iran and even the coming Arms Race,” the president noted last week in explaining why he had congratulated Vladimir Putin on his victory in an unfree election.On...

    Canada joins U.S., Europe in expelling Russian spies for British poison attack
    Mar26

    Canada joins U.S., Europe in expelling Russian spies for British poison attack

    OTTAWA — Four Russian spies based in Canada have been ordered out of the country as Western governments seek to condemn the Kremlin’s alleged involvement in the poisoning of a former Russian agent and his daughter in Britain. Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland announced the expulsions Monday as the U.S. and more than a dozen...

    Rubin: What are the costs of President Donald Trump’s dogged pursuit of Vladimir Putin?
    Mar26

    Rubin: What are the costs of President Donald Trump’s dogged pursuit of Vladimir Putin?

    Want to view the costs of President Donald Trump’s persistent pursuit of Vladimir Putin? Look no further than Syria, where the Kremlin is determined to drive out U.S. forces that are assisting the Syrian Kurds who defeated ISIS. The consequence would be a likely return of jihadis to Syria along with a strengthening of Iranian influence....