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    Russian Court Arrests Ukrainian Prankster Over Provocations About Mall Fire
    Mar29

    Russian Court Arrests Ukrainian Prankster Over Provocations About Mall Fire

    “The court backed the investigators’ legal action,” Yunona Tsareva, the court’s spokeswoman told Sputnik on Wednesday. Earlier on Wednesday, the Investigative Committee said in a statement that Ukrainian national Nikita Kuvikov, known by his prankster name Evgeniy Volnov, had been spreading false information about the number of...

    Russia buries first Siberian mall blaze victims
    Mar29

    Russia buries first Siberian mall blaze victims

    There is widespread public anger in Russia at the safety violations at the mall.(AFP pic) KEMEROVO: Russia on Wednesday held a national day of mourning and buried the first victims of a fire that ravaged a busy shopping centre killing 64 people, most of them children. Flags were lowered and entertainment events cancelled three days after...

    Russia buries first Siberian mall blaze victims
    Mar29

    Russia buries first Siberian mall blaze victims

    Russia yesterday held a national day of mourning and buried the first victims of a fire that ravaged a busy shopping centre killing 64 people, most of them children.Flags were lowered and entertainment events cancelled three days after Sunday’s devastating fire in the western Siberian city of Kemerovo, one of the deadliest recorded in...

    Power Briefing: Bolton said U.S. response to Russia should be ‘disproportionate’
    Mar29

    Power Briefing: Bolton said U.S. response to Russia should be ‘disproportionate’

    THE NEXT NATIONAL SECURITY ADVISER — JOHN BOLTON on the U.S. responding to Russian interference last month, per WaPo’s Josh Rogin: “I don’t think the response should be proportionate, I think it should be very disproportionate.” https://wapo.st/2urkDxL SPOTTED: Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Josh Bolten, Ed Gillespie, Rep....

    Trump’s Pick for National Security Adviser Advocates Tough Response to Russia
    Mar29

    Trump’s Pick for National Security Adviser Advocates Tough Response to Russia

    President Donald Trump’s pick to be his new national security adviser, John Bolton, is known for his “hawkish” views on North Korea and Iran, but also has pushed for a tougher U.S. response to Russian aggression in the West and around the world. Bolton has said the United States has been clear that it stands with its allies...

    Special Counsel Says Trump Aide Knowingly Communicated With Former Russian Spy
    Mar28

    Special Counsel Says Trump Aide Knowingly Communicated With Former Russian Spy

    Former Trump campaign aide Rick Gates was in contact just before the 2016 election with a man he knew to be a former Russian spy, according to a document filed Tuesday by special counsel Robert Mueller’s office. The revelation comes in a sentencing memorandum filed about Alex van der Zwaan, a London-based lawyer who pleaded guilty in...

    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...