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    Politics: Russian military jamming in Syria is seriously affecting US drones
    Apr11

    Politics: Russian military jamming in Syria is seriously affecting US drones

    Russia has reportedly deployed electronic warfare equipment that is successfully jamming small US military surveillance drones. Russia has reportedly deployed electronic warfare equipment that is successfully jamming small US military surveillance drones. Department of Defense officials speaking to NBC News did not confirm if they lost any of the...

    After its latest strike on Syria, Israel’s cozy relationship with Russia could be over
    Apr11

    After its latest strike on Syria, Israel’s cozy relationship with Russia could be over

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, left, greets Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Jewish Museum and Tolerance Center in Moscow, Jan. 29, 2018. (Alexey Nikolsky/AFP/Getty Images) (JTA) — Israel attacked Syria on Monday, just like it (reportedly) has countless times before. The difference now is that Russia is angry about the strike —...

    Is Germany Souring on Russia’s Nord Stream?
    Apr10

    Is Germany Souring on Russia’s Nord Stream?

    Merkel now talks of protecting Ukraine’s interests as Russia’s $12 billion gas pipeline seeks to bypass Kiev. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Mueller investigating payment to Trump Organization by Ukrainian-Jewish billionaire
    Apr10

    Mueller investigating payment to Trump Organization by Ukrainian-Jewish billionaire

    Victor and Elena Pinchuk attending the Ninth Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation benefit, New York, Oct. 18, 2010. (Jemal Countess/Getty Images) (JTA) — Robert Mueller is reportedly investigating a payment to President Donald Trump’s foundation from a Ukrainian steel magnate who, among other things, has supported the resurgence of the...

    Gazprom Says Gas Transit via Ukraine to Europe May Fall to 10-15 bcm per Year
    Apr10

    Gazprom Says Gas Transit via Ukraine to Europe May Fall to 10-15 bcm per Year

    Future Russian gas transit flows through Ukraine to Europe may be between 10 and 15 billion cubic metres per year, Alexei Miller, head of Russian gas giant Gazprom, said on Tuesday, which is a significant decline from current levels. Miller issued his comments after German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that the planned new Nord Stream 2 pipeline...

    Will: What the U.S. should NOT do in response to Syria’s use of chemical weapons
    Apr10

    Will: What the U.S. should NOT do in response to Syria’s use of chemical weapons

    WASHINGTON — On April 22, 1915, chlorine gas, wafted by favorable breezes, drifted from German lines toward enemy positions held by French troops near Ypres, Belgium. This was the first significant use of chemical weapons in a war in which 100,000 tons of chemical agents would be used by both sides to kill almost 30,000 soldiers and injure...

    Poland demands Russia return 2010 presidential jet wreckage
    Apr10

    Poland demands Russia return 2010 presidential jet wreckage

    Poland’s President Andrzej Duda on Tuesday demanded that Russia hand over the wreckage of a 2010 presidential plane crash that has stoked friction with Moscow and divisions at home as Warsaw marked eight years since the disaster. President Lech Kaczynski and his wife Maria were among the 96 people who died in the crash in Smolensk, western...

    Taxis!
    Apr10

    Taxis!

    We’ve been telling you for years that Michael Cohen’s business history couldn’t survive first contact with serious investigative scrutiny. He’s been tied his entire life to emigres from Russia and Ukraine; he’s been their business partners, and they’ve been the source of rivers of money from that part of the...

    Say what? Mueller met Ukraininan president in 2013
    Apr10

    Say what? Mueller met Ukraininan president in 2013

    by WorldTribune Staff, April 10, 2018 Special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into one-time Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort includes Manafort’s ties to former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych. It turns out Mueller himself had met with the pro-Russia Yanukovych in 2013. Mueller also was director of the FBI when the...

    Rio Tinto closely watching industry impact of U.S. sanctions on Russian rival
    Apr10

    Rio Tinto closely watching industry impact of U.S. sanctions on Russian rival

    MONTREAL — The head of Rio Tinto’s aluminum division said Tuesday he is closely watching the industry impact of U.S. sanctions on its Russian rival, Rusal, one of the world’s largest aluminum suppliers. The United States Treasury Department on Friday announced sanctions against seven leading Russian businessmen, 17 officials and a...