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    Democrats Deployed Russophile Colluder Against Trump
    Dec14

    Democrats Deployed Russophile Colluder Against Trump

    Justice Department boss Bruce Ohr rose from obscurity when it became known that in 2016 he was embedded with Fusion GPS, compiler of the dossier on Donald Trump. Bruce’s wife Nellie H. Ohr also worked for Fusion GPS during the 2016 election, and quite possibly played a strategic role. Nellie is the daughter of Kathleen Armstrong Hauke, “a...

    Britain’s May urges EU leaders to move on with Brexit talks
    Dec14

    Britain’s May urges EU leaders to move on with Brexit talks

    PM to attend Brussels summit after securing trade talks Government lost awkward Brexit vote in parliament May now needs cabinet consensus on new EU relationship British Union flag waves in front of the Elizabeth Tower at Houses of Parliament containing the bell know as “Big Ben” in central London, on Wednesday, March 29, 2017. Photo: AP...

    Canada gives green light for arms sales to Ukraine
    Dec14

    Canada gives green light for arms sales to Ukraine

    Ukraine hopes approval will influence US to follow suit …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Europe faces defense spending challenge
    Dec14

    Europe faces defense spending challenge

    BERLIN — Goaded by Donald Trump, scared by Russia and eager to give fresh impetus to integration, Europe is gearing up to spend big on defense. The challenge the Continent now faces, according to politicians, industry leaders and experts, is to spend wisely. To get value for money and armed forces that truly increase their security, governments...

    Putin’s Annual News Conference Could Address Syria, Russian Elections, Ukraine
    Dec14

    Putin’s Annual News Conference Could Address Syria, Russian Elections, Ukraine

    A spokesman for the Kremlin told Russian state-owned media Wednesday that President Vladimir Putin had prepared “from dawn till dusk” for his annual news conference scheduled for Thursday. Putin’s appearance is usually broadcast live on three Russian television channels and three radio networks. Topics range from international...

    U.S. Official Says Upcoming Deadline For New Russian Sanctions Will Be Met
    Dec14

    U.S. Official Says Upcoming Deadline For New Russian Sanctions Will Be Met

    A top U.S. State Department official said the administration was committed to meeting a February deadline to specify new measures against Russia officials and influential businessmen for Moscow’s alleged meddling in the 2016 election. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Rosenstein defends Mueller, Russia investigation
    Dec14

    Rosenstein defends Mueller, Russia investigation

    By Matt Zapotosky and Devlin Barrett | Washington Post WASHINGTON – Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein defended special counsel Robert Mueller in the face of critical questioning Wednesday from the House Judiciary Committee about whether bias might have infected Mueller’s investigation of Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential...

    A Question Of War: Ukrainian Journalist Gears Up (Again) For Putin’s Big Press Conference
    Dec14

    A Question Of War: Ukrainian Journalist Gears Up (Again) For Putin’s Big Press Conference

    With his by-now-customary questions about the war in eastern Ukraine, journalist Roman Tsymbalyuk has become a regular fixture at Russian President Vladimir Putin’s annual press conference. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Atlantic Daily: The Next Day
    Dec14

    The Atlantic Daily: The Next Day

    What We’re FollowingMoore Loss: Alabama voters elected Doug Jones, a Democrat, as their next U.S. senator in a historic upset that followed a series of strategic mishaps by Republicans. The victory comes as a blow to President Trump, who failed to mobilize his supporters at both the primary and the general levels of the race. The Republican...

    ‘Fake News,’ Trump’s Obsession, Is Now a Cudgel for Strongmen
    Dec14

    ‘Fake News,’ Trump’s Obsession, Is Now a Cudgel for Strongmen

    ‘Fake News,’ Trump’s Obsession, Is Now a Cudgel for Strongmen By STEVEN ERLANGER DEC. 12, 2017 President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia, center, answers questions at the Gostiny Dvor studio during the annual “Direct Line with Vladimir Putin broadcast live” by Russian TV channels and radio stations in Moscow in June. Credit Mikhail...