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    Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Good morning, Vietnam
    Nov12

    Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Good morning, Vietnam

    For a while there it seemed that international travel was having a slight edifying effect on Donald Trump’s tone and language. However, after leaving South Korea, it turns out that the effect was better defined as “being in artillery range.” Now that Trump is having cool PJ parties with Putin and smiling over the miracle of visiting...

    How does an authoritarian regime celebrate a revolution?
    Nov12

    How does an authoritarian regime celebrate a revolution?

    Vladimir Putin (Credit: AP/Alexander Zemlianichenko) “And what, exactly, is there to be celebrating?” snapped Vladimir Putin’s press secretary on Oct. 25, a little more than a week before the 100th anniversary of what, in Soviet times, was lauded as the country’s greatest victory. On Nov. 7, 1917, Vladimir Lenin seized power in St....

    Trump backs US spies on Russia meddling, but slams Putin ‘haters’
    Nov12

    Trump backs US spies on Russia meddling, but slams Putin ‘haters’

    Donald Trump said he backed the US spy agencies who blamed Russia for meddling in the American election, but slammed ‘haters and fools’ who question efforts to improve ties with Russia © POOL/AFP / KHAMManila, Viet Nam, Nov 12 – Donald Trump said Sunday he backed US intelligence agencies who concluded that Russia meddled in the 2016 US...

    Hillary Chair's Lobby Closes Over Russian Investigation
    Nov12

    Hillary Chair's Lobby Closes Over Russian Investigation

    That investigation really is getting a little too close to Hillary. And the Podesta Group, that glittering jewel in the diadem of Democrat corruption, will soon be no more. One of Washington’s most prominent lobbying firms is on the verge of shuttering after becoming ensnared by special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation....

    Trump distances himself from remarks on Putin over election meddling
    Nov12

    Trump distances himself from remarks on Putin over election meddling

    US President Donald Trump meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin during their bilateral meeting at the G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany July 7, 2017. Photo: Reuters HANOI: US President Donald Trump on Sunday attempted to clear up confusion over whether he accepts Russian President Vladimir Putin’s denials of meddling in the US election...

    Malaysian PM Najib Razak arrives for 31st Asean Summit
    Nov12

    Malaysian PM Najib Razak arrives for 31st Asean Summit

    MALAYSIAN Prime Minister Najib Razak arrived in the Philippines on Sunday for the 31st Association of Southeast Asian (Asean) Summit. Najib Razak arrived on board his official plane, which landed at the Clark International Airport in Clark, Pampanga at around 12:35 p.m. Razak will join other world leaders from Southeast Asia and, 10 other...

    Trump Backs US Spy Agencies on Poll Meddling But Slams Putin Haters
    Nov12

    Trump Backs US Spy Agencies on Poll Meddling But Slams Putin Haters

    Donald Trump said Sunday he backed US intelligence agencies who concluded that Russia hadallegedly meddled in the 2016 US presidential election, but repeated his trust in the sincerity of Vladimir Putin’s denials and slammed critics of his relationship with the Russian leader. Addressing a press conference in Hanoi, Trump was asked to...

    On the front line of Europe’s forgotten war in Ukraine
    Nov12

    On the front line of Europe’s forgotten war in Ukraine

    Four years since Russia incited an uprising, Europe’s focus has moved on to Brexit, Isis and migrationLast June, in the intense heat of a Ukrainian summer, four of Ludmila Brozhyk’s neighbours were sitting chatting in the sunshine. The children had stayed indoors, in the relative cool, to watch cartoons. When the mortar bomb dropped...

    Five Ukraine tanks on way to Thailand
    Nov12

    Five Ukraine tanks on way to Thailand

    A new batch of five more tanks from Ukraine will be delivered late this month as the Royal Thai Army has so far received 31 of the Ukraine-made T84 Oplot tanks, according to an army source. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Trump slams ‘haters’ over Russia, takes dig at N. Korea’s Kim
    Nov12

    Trump slams ‘haters’ over Russia, takes dig at N. Korea’s Kim

    US President Donald Trump unleashed a twitter storm from his Asia tour on Sunday, slamming “haters and fools” who question his efforts to improve ties with Russia and taking a sarcastic dig at North Korea’s “short and fat” leader Kim Jong-Un. Currently on the Vietnam leg of a five-nation sweep through the region, the US president, who has...