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    If this is what the EU is like, no wonder Britain is leaving
    Jan01

    If this is what the EU is like, no wonder Britain is leaving

    Over the Christmas week, CapX is republishing its favourite pieces from the past year. You can find the full list here. Along with my Cato Institute colleague, the economist Daniel Mitchell, I spent the last weekend in Prague, at the annual meeting of the Alliance of European Conservatives and Reformists. The AECR is comprised of European...

    Sen. Cotton: Obama’s Sanctions on Russia ‘Not Enough,’ ‘Too Late’
    Jan01

    Sen. Cotton: Obama’s Sanctions on Russia ‘Not Enough,’ ‘Too Late’

    On this weekend’s broadcast of “Fox News Sunday,” Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) said the Obama administration’s sanctions against Russia were “not enough” and “too late.” Cotton said, “It’s not enough, and it’s certainly too late. Vladimir Putin is KGB. He always has been, he always will be. President Obama has consistently...

    Top Dem lawmaker sees bipartisan support for stronger sanctions on Russia
    Jan01

    Top Dem lawmaker sees bipartisan support for stronger sanctions on Russia

    Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) said Sunday that there is bipartisan support in Congress for stronger sanctions on Russia.Schiff, the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, told ABC’s “This Week” that Presid… …read more Source: The...

    Spicer questions Obama’s Russia hacking response
    Jan01

    Spicer questions Obama’s Russia hacking response

    Incoming White House press secretary Sean Spicer questioned Sunday morning President Barack Obama imposing sanctions on Russia, asking “is that response in proportion to the actions taken?”“I think one of the questions that we have is why the magnitude of this?” Spicer said on “This Week with George Stephanopoulos. “I mean you look at 35...

    Trump still not sold on Russian link to hacking, says ‘no computer is safe’
    Jan01

    Trump still not sold on Russian link to hacking, says ‘no computer is safe’

    PALM BEACH, Fla. — President-elect Donald Trump says that “no computer is safe” when it comes to keeping information private, expressing new skepticism about the security of online communications his administration is likely to use for everything from day-to-day planning to international relations. Trump rarely uses email or computers, despite...

    U.S. Senators To Push For Stronger Sanctions Against Russia
    Jan01

    U.S. Senators To Push For Stronger Sanctions Against Russia

    A trio of U.S. senators has said on a visit to Georgia that they will work to get Congress to pass tougher sanctions against Russia and President Vladimir Putin. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Donald Trump’s computer security advice: “If you have something really important, have it delivered by courier”
    Jan01

    Donald Trump’s computer security advice: “If you have something really important, have it delivered by courier”

    Melania Trump, right, looks on as her husband President-elect Donald Trump talks to reporters during a New Year’s Eve party at Mar-a-Lago, Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016, in Palm Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) (Credit: AP) PALM BEACH, Fla. — President-elect Donald Trump says that “no computer is safe” when it comes to keeping information...

    Trump still not sold on Russian link to hacking
    Jan01

    Trump still not sold on Russian link to hacking

    PALM BEACH, Fla. — President-elect Donald Trump says that “no computer is safe” when it comes to keeping information private, expressing new skepticism about the security of online communications his administration is likely to use for everything from day-to-day planning to international relations. Trump rarely uses email or...

    Putin’s Real Long Game
    Jan01

    Putin’s Real Long Game

    A little over a year ago, on a pleasant late fall evening, I was sitting on my front porch with a friend best described as a Ukrainian freedom fighter. He was smoking a cigarette while we watched Southeast DC hipsters bustle by and talked about ‘the war’ — the big war, being waged by Russia against all of us, which from this porch felt very...

    Why Asean must know the superpowers more
    Jan01

    Why Asean must know the superpowers more

    GIL H. A. SANTOS A QUESTION from three friends over breakfast last week prompted me to write this column. One is an assistant general manager of a food manufacturing firm, the other the logistics manager of a hospital in Makati. The third is a senior researcher of a headhunting firm. Their common question: “Must China continually bully the small...