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    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...

    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,...

    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...

    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...

    Ukrainian lawmakers must leave guns outside parliament
    Mar20

    Ukrainian lawmakers must leave guns outside parliament

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine’s parliament has approved a bill requiring lawmakers to lock up their guns before entering the chamber.The bill passed Tuesday obliges lawmakers to leave weapons and explosives in lockers.The move follows… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Trump says will meet Putin ‘in the not too distant future’
    Mar20

    Trump says will meet Putin ‘in the not too distant future’

    US President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he called Russia President Vladimir Putin to congratulate him on his election victory and suggested the two leaders would meet shortly. During a meeting at the White House with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Trump told reporters he believed he and Putin would meet “in the not too distant future”...

    Father of Polish prime minister says Jews gladly moved to ghettos to get away from non-Jews
    Mar20

    Father of Polish prime minister says Jews gladly moved to ghettos to get away from non-Jews

    (JTA) — A former Polish politician who is the father of the country’s prime minister said that Jews during the Holocaust moved to ghettos of their own accord to get away from non-Jewish Poles. Kornel Morawiecki, a former senator whose son, Mateusz, became prime minister last year, made the remark in an interview published Tuesday by the...

    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: CTV...