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    The Logan Act Is the Least of It
    Feb14

    The Logan Act Is the Least of It

    Stop talking about the Logan Act.It was not the violation of this antique and ignored piece of anti-Jacobin legislation that has touched off the biggest foreign-policy scandal since Watergate.Nobody would care if an incoming national security adviser had confidential conversations with an ambassador of a hostile foreign government before...

    GOP sidesteps new calls for Flynn investigation
    Feb14

    GOP sidesteps new calls for Flynn investigation

    Congressional Republicans awoke on Tuesday to rising pressure from Democrats over the resignation of national security adviser Michael Flynn, whose pre-inauguration communications with Russia have fueled new scrutiny into the Trump administration’s relationship with Moscow.Flynn’s quick fall comes as no less than four congressional...

    Eurovision 2017 tickets go on sale 14 February
    Feb14

    Eurovision 2017 tickets go on sale 14 February

    In Kiev Belarus will be represented by NAVIBAND who will perform in the second Semi-Final. …read more Source:...

    Kremlin Denies Campaign to Discredit French Election Contender Macron
    Feb14

    Kremlin Denies Campaign to Discredit French Election Contender Macron

    The Kremlin denied on Tuesday that it was behind media and internet attacks on the campaign of French presidential frontrunner Emmanuel Macron though his camp renewed the charges against Russian media and a hackers’ group operating in Ukraine. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov, replying to a question on a daily conference call, said charges...

    Ukrainian ambassador sees trouble in Bosnia; blames Putin
    Feb14

    Ukrainian ambassador sees trouble in Bosnia; blames Putin

    Ukraine’s outgoing Ambassador to Bosnia-Herzegovina Oleksandr Levchenko says that “the meddling of Russian fingers” is “visible” Bosnia-Herzegovina.He also told Radio Free Europe in an interview that destabilizing this region is something that is in the interest of Russian President Vladimir Putin – “as...

    Flynn’s Calls With Russia’s Ambassador: Who Knew What, and When?
    Feb14

    Flynn’s Calls With Russia’s Ambassador: Who Knew What, and When?

    Mike Flynn resigned Monday as President Trump’s national-security adviser, capping a tumultuous few weeks that began with revelations he had discussed U.S. sanctions on Russia with Sergey Kislyak, the Russian ambassador to the U.S., before Trump’s inauguration on January 20.The nature of the conversations, what Flynn told Vice...

    Kremlin Denies Campaign to Discredit French Election Contender Macron
    Feb14

    Kremlin Denies Campaign to Discredit French Election Contender Macron

    The Kremlin denied on Tuesday that it was behind media and internet attacks on the campaign of French presidential frontrunner Emmanuel Macron though his camp renewed the charges against Russian media and a hackers’ group operating in Ukraine. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov, replying to a question on a daily conference call, said charges...

    President Trump pushed Japan for closer ties to Russia during their summit
    Feb14

    President Trump pushed Japan for closer ties to Russia during their summit

    (Credit: AP Photo/Susan Walsh) During President Donald Trump’s weekend with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, the president pushed for closer relations between the U.S. and Japan. But we’re now learning that Trump also pushed for closer relations between Japan and Russia. Trump wanted Japan to work with Russia to resolve a...

    Ukraine publishers speak out against ban on Russian books
    Feb14

    Ukraine publishers speak out against ban on Russian books

    Latest skirmish in conflict with hostile neighbour will threaten domestic book trade, say leading figures from the industryUkrainian publishers have reacted angrily to their government’s ban on importing books from Russia, claiming it will create a black market and damage the domestic industry.The ban, passed by Ukraine’s parliament,...

    Clinton slams Flynn after resignation
    Feb14

    Clinton slams Flynn after resignation

    Former Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton blasted former national security adviser Michael Flynn for sharing fake news about her during the campaign following Flynn’s resignation. Clinton linked to a tweet from longtime Clinton staffer Philippe Reines that criticized General Flynn and Flynn’s son, Michael Flynn Jr. Both Flynn and his...