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    What Trump’s Meeting With Angela Merkel Means for NATO
    Mar21

    What Trump’s Meeting With Angela Merkel Means for NATO

    In his first in-person meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel last week, President Donald Trump conveyed America’s commitment to the transatlantic alliance, stating, “I reiterated to Chancellor Merkel my strong support for NATO.” The president also repeated his call for European members of NATO to increase spending on defense. As I...

    Russia Unfazed by US Election Hacking Hearings
    Mar21

    Russia Unfazed by US Election Hacking Hearings

    If much of the United States was transfixed by the Congressional testimony of two of America’s top intelligence officials on allegations of Russian meddling in the U.S. elections, the Kremlin claimed it had better things to do. “We have many concerns in the Kremlin and following that [debate] isn’t one of them,” said Presidential...

    Ukrainian Lawmaker Says Manafort Hid Yanukovych Payments
    Mar21

    Ukrainian Lawmaker Says Manafort Hid Yanukovych Payments

    A member of Ukraine’s parliament has presented documents which he says proves that U.S. President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager tried to hide a large payment from Ukraine’s ousted pro-Russian president. Serhiy Leshchenko showed the documents at a news conference in Kyiv on March 21. They purportedly show a $750,000...

    Netflix Believes in the Power of Thumbs
    Mar21

    Netflix Believes in the Power of Thumbs

    What’s the difference between rating a movie you just watched out of five stars, versus giving it a thumbs-up or thumbs-down? Most people might not see too much of a distinction—but Netflix does. According to the streaming service, you give a star rating to impress other people; it’s a way of channeling your inner critic. But...

    Ukrainian Lawmaker: Paul Manafort Laundered Funds From Pro-Russian Party
    Mar21

    Ukrainian Lawmaker: Paul Manafort Laundered Funds From Pro-Russian Party

    A Ukrainian lawmaker on Monday released documents that he claimed showed that President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager, Paul Manafort, laundered money paid to him by a pro-Russian political party in Ukraine. Read More → …read more Source:...

    Ukraine MP claims ex-president’s party secretly paid ex-Trump aide $750,000 (AFP)
    Mar21

    Ukraine MP claims ex-president’s party secretly paid ex-Trump aide $750,000 (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – An Ukrainian MP alleged Tuesday that the party of ousted president Viktor Yanukovych secretly paid former Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort $750,000 via an offshore shell company. …read more Source: The West...

    Romania to send 120 air defense troops to Poland
    Mar21

    Romania to send 120 air defense troops to Poland

    Romania’s president says the country will send 120 air defense troops to support NATO’s presence in Poland amid unease about Russia’s interventions in Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    Romania to send 120 air defense troops to Poland
    Mar21

    Romania to send 120 air defense troops to Poland

    BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) ” Romania’s president says the country will send 120 air defense troops to support NATO’s presence in Poland amid unease about Russia’s interventions in Ukraine.Speaking after a meeting of the country’s top… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Paul ‘very limited role’ Manafort has unlimited trouble in Ukraine
    Mar21

    Paul ‘very limited role’ Manafort has unlimited trouble in Ukraine

    Fresh evidence suggests that former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort may really have collected millions in illegal cash from Ukraine. The documents included an invoice that appeared to show $750,000 funneled through an offshore account and disguised as payment for computers. This invoice backs up accusations that Manafort pulled in more than...

    Romania to send 120 air defense troops to Poland
    Mar21

    Romania to send 120 air defense troops to Poland

    BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania’s president says the country will send 120 air defense troops to support NATO’s presence in Poland amid unease about Russia’s interventions in Ukraine. Speaking after a meeting of the country’s top defense council, President Klaus Iohannis said Tuesday said the troops would be deployed for...