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    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: FOX...

    Trump had a chummy call with Putin and didn’t mention the poisoned spy
    Mar20

    Trump had a chummy call with Putin and didn’t mention the poisoned spy

    U.S. President Donald Trump called Vladimir Putin to congratulate the Russian leader on his victory in Sunday’s presidential election and discuss setting up a face-to-face meeting, both the Kremlin and the White House said Tuesday, despite reports of widespread irregularities in the Russian vote. The call — which the Kremlin described as...

    White House Confirms Trump-Putin Phone Call
    Mar20

    White House Confirms Trump-Putin Phone Call

    A White House official confirms U.S. President Trump talked to newly re-elected Russian President Vladimir Putin by phone Tuesday morning, but did not offer details. According to an official statement by the Kremlin on Tuesday, Trump “congratulated” Putin on his re-election victory. The two also discussed the importance of working...

    Kremlin: Trump congratulates Putin on re-election

    By Anton Troianovski | Washington Post MOSCOW – President Donald Trump congratulated Russian President Vladimir Putin on his re-election victory in a phone call on Tuesday, the Kremlin said. The White House confirmed that the call took place but had no immediate comment on the Kremlin’s characterization of it. Some world leaders have...

    Trump congratulates Putin on Russian election win
    Mar20

    Trump congratulates Putin on Russian election win

    U.S. President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he congratulated Russian President Vladimir Putin on his election win last weekend and predicted that the two men will meet “in the not-too-distant future.” “We had a very good call and I suspect that we’ll probably be meeting in the not-too-distant future to discuss the arms race, which is...

    Kremlin: Trump congratulated Putin on Russian election win
    Mar20

    Kremlin: Trump congratulated Putin on Russian election win

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump congratulated his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, for winning his recent presidential election, a Kremlin spokesman said Tuesday. Trump and Putin also discussed limiting the arms race and cooperation on combating terrorism, according to an Associated Press report based on a statement from the Russian...

    Exclusive: Russia Secretly Helped Venezuela Launch a Cryptocurrency to Evade U.S. Sanctions
    Mar20

    Exclusive: Russia Secretly Helped Venezuela Launch a Cryptocurrency to Evade U.S. Sanctions

    President Donald Trump may not have realized on Monday that his executive order would step on Russia’s toes. Its official target was Venezuela, specifically the country’s plan to create the world’s first state-backed cryptocurrency, the petro, which went on sale Tuesday. But behind the scenes, the petro was in fact a...

    LIVE: Putin Speaks at Rally Celebrating Reunification of Crimea With Russia
    Mar20

    LIVE: Putin Speaks at Rally Celebrating Reunification of Crimea With Russia

    As of today, Crimea — a popular tourist destination — is a rapidly developing Russian region with a fast-growing economy. As many as 5.2 million tourists visited the peninsula in 2017. Crimea’s reunification with Russia is celebrated all over the country with rallies, concerts, festivities and other events. Key celebrations are held in...

    Facebook may have broken state and federal law in Cambridge Analytica data share
    Mar20

    Facebook may have broken state and federal law in Cambridge Analytica data share

    The Federal Trade Commission and several state attorneys general have begun probing whether Facebook violated any federal regulations or state privacy laws in their dealings with the campaign consultant group Cambridge Analytica, which Donald Trump’s presidential campaign paid $5.9 million during the 2016 race. Facebook faces potential...

    Election Day in Pro-Russia Crimea
    Mar20

    Election Day in Pro-Russia Crimea

    Joshua Yaffa reports from Election Day in Crimea, a recently annexed Russian territory where support for President Vladimir Putin remains despite crackdowns on free speech. …read more Source: The New...