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    Land of the rising sun
    Mar28

    Land of the rising sun

    Portimonense celebrated with exciting forward Shoya Nakajima as the 23-year-old received his first full cap for Japan during the international break. Nakajima came off the bench during the second half with his team trailing 1-0 to Mali in Belgium, but soon demonstrated his worth when volleying home a return pass from close range to establish the...

    Politics: Trump’s lawyer reportedly floated pardons for Flynn and Manafort at the height of the Russia probe

    Legal experts say this would be improper, but it may not rise to the level of obstruction of justice. President Trump’s former lead defense lawyer, John Dowd, reportedly raised the prospect Trump would pardon former national security adviser Michael Flynn and former campaign chairman Paul Manafort. Flynn pleaded guilty in December, and...

    Groups provide Passover food for Jews in former Soviet Union
    Mar28

    Groups provide Passover food for Jews in former Soviet Union

    JDC to distribute 20 tons of matzah to elderly Jews in Ukraine, Belarus, Moldova, Russia as well as India, Egypt …read more Source: The Times of...

    Report: Manafort associate had links to Russian intelligence
    Mar28

    Report: Manafort associate had links to Russian intelligence

    By Spencer S. Hsu and Rosalind S. Helderman | Washington Post WASHINGTON – The FBI has found that a business associate of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort had ongoing ties to Russian intelligence, including during the 2016 campaign when Manafort and his deputy, Rick Gates, were in touch with the associate, according to new court...

    No amount of money or prestige is worth taking on Trump as a client in the Russia probe
    Mar28

    No amount of money or prestige is worth taking on Trump as a client in the Russia probe

    It’s unprecedented, folks, and that’s not an exaggeration. Donald Trump cannot find a lawyer in Washington who is willing to take on what would ordinarily be the pinnacle of one’s legal career: representing the president of the United States in a sweeping investigation involving money, spies and international intrigue. CNN...

    Glavin: The West’s Putin problem isn’t going away
    Mar28

    Glavin: The West’s Putin problem isn’t going away

    Well, it’s a start. After years of deploying the ad-hockery of tepid sanctions and tough talk as the primary responses to Russian President Vladimir Putin’s war crimes, his crimes against humanity and his other brazen violations of the United Nations charter in Chechnya, Moldova, Georgia, Ukraine’s Donbass, Crimea and not least,...

    Expelled Russian diplomats leave Ukraine
    Mar28

    Expelled Russian diplomats leave Ukraine

    …read more Source: Al-Manar TV

    World: Trump aide spoke during campaign to associate tied to Russian intelligence
    Mar28

    World: Trump aide spoke during campaign to associate tied to Russian intelligence

    WASHINGTON — A top Trump campaign official had repeated communications during the final weeks of the 2016 presidential race with a business associate tied to Russian intelligence… The campaign official, Rick Gates, had frequent phone calls in September and October 2016 with a person the FBI believes had active links to Russian spy services...

    Britain shared ‘unprecedented’ intel over spy attack
    Mar28

    Britain shared ‘unprecedented’ intel over spy attack

    LONDON: Britain shared ‘unprecedented levels’ of intelligence about a spy poisoning it blamed on Moscow, which has led at least 25 countries to expel Russian diplomats, a senior UK government official said Tuesday. This week’s coordinated expulsions have echoed Britain’s action in response to the March 4 attack on former Russian...

    Mueller: Rick Gates spoke to person with Russian spy ties in late 2016
    Mar28

    Mueller: Rick Gates spoke to person with Russian spy ties in late 2016

    Rick Gates, a senior official on President Donald Trump’s campaign, was in contact in September and October 2016 with an associate that the FBI assessed had ongoing ties to Russia’s intelligence services, special counsel Robert Mueller said in a new court filing. In a federal court filing Tuesday, Mueller described the associate of...