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    Trump congratulates Putin over victory
    Mar20

    Trump congratulates Putin over victory

    US President Donald Trump has spoken to his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin to congratulate him on his electoral victory two days ago, the BBC reports. He said they would meet in the “not too distant future” to discuss the arms race, Ukraine and Syria. Mr Trump said the arms race between the US and Russia was “getting out of control… but we...

    Donald Trump says he’ll likely meet soon with Vladimir Putin
    Mar20

    Donald Trump says he’ll likely meet soon with Vladimir Putin

    President Donald Trump said Tuesday he will soon meet with Russian President Vladmir Putin to “discuss the arms race,” Syria, Ukraine and North Korea. …read more Source: United Press...

    Mark Zuckerberg Asked to Testify as Cambridge Analytica Suspends CEO
    Mar20

    Mark Zuckerberg Asked to Testify as Cambridge Analytica Suspends CEO

    (LONDON) — A British parliamentary committee on Tuesday summoned Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to answer questions as authorities stepped up efforts to determine if the personal data of social media users has been used improperly to influence elections. The request comes amid allegations that a data mining firm based in the U.K used information...

    Cambridge Analytica’s Kenya election role ‘must be investigated’ – Nasa
    Mar20

    Cambridge Analytica’s Kenya election role ‘must be investigated’ – Nasa

    A full investigation must be carried out into a UK consultancy firm which helped take President Uhuru Kenyatta to victory, Nasa has told the BBC. National Super Alliance official Norman Magaya accused Cambridge Analytica and the ruling party of trying to “subvert the people’s will”. Cambridge Analytica bosses were apparently...

    Trump congratulates Putin on ‘sham’ re-election
    Mar20

    Trump congratulates Putin on ‘sham’ re-election

    President Donald Trump congratulated Vladimir Putin on the Russian president’s Sunday election victory, and predicted the two men will soon meet in person—but did not raise the subjects of Russian cyber-aggression or the recent nerve agent attack on British soil widely attributed to Moscow. “We had a very good call and I suspect that...

    Politics: Cambridge Analytica began testing out pro-Trump slogans in 2014 — the same year Russia launched its influence operation targeting the 2016 election
    Mar20

    Politics: Cambridge Analytica began testing out pro-Trump slogans in 2014 — the same year Russia launched its influence operation targeting the 2016 election

    Cambridge Analytica was testing out slogans that later became the bedrock of President Donald Trump's campaign before he even announced his candidacy. The Trump campaign-linked data firm Cambridge Analytica began testing out slogans like “Drain the Swamp” and “Build the Wall” the same year Russia began its social...

    Essar Oil picks Trafigura, BP for $1bn loan
    Mar20

    Essar Oil picks Trafigura, BP for $1bn loan

    Essar Oil has picked Trafigura and BP to lend it $1bn to be repaid with cargoes of refined products as the Indian refiner’s new owners seek to diversify the firm’s financing base, sources with direct knowledge of the matter said.Russian oil major Rosneft, fund UCP and Swiss commodities trader Trafigura bought Essar Oil’s large...

    Why I Became a U.S. Citizen in Today’s America: Cécile Daurat
    Mar20

    Why I Became a U.S. Citizen in Today’s America: Cécile Daurat

    Daurat, right, at the ceremony(Bloomberg Online) – On my right, a Catholic nun from Ukraine, in her habit. On her right, a woman from Liberia. On my left, a couple from India. Altogether we are 50 immigrants from 30 countries ranging alphabetically from Albania to Vietnam, gathered in a small town of historical renown: Washington Crossing,...

    Ukrainian lawmakers must leave guns outside parliament
    Mar20

    Ukrainian lawmakers must leave guns outside parliament

    Ukraine’s parliament has approved a bill requiring lawmakers to lock up their guns before entering the chamber …read more Source: ABC...

    Cambridge Analytica suspends CEO Alexander Nix after he was secretly filmed 'boasting of dirty tricks to manipulate elections'
    Mar20

    Cambridge Analytica suspends CEO Alexander Nix after he was secretly filmed 'boasting of dirty tricks to manipulate elections'

    Data firm Cambridge Analytica has suspended CEO Alexander Nix after he was secretly filmed apparently boasting they could entrap politicians in compromising positions with bribes and Ukrainian sex workers. …read more Source: London Evening...