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    How Putin used propaganda to deftly turn Russians against Ukrainians
    Jul26

    How Putin used propaganda to deftly turn Russians against Ukrainians

    Vladimir Putin’s decade-long media campaign turned Russians against Ukrainians and Ukraine itself before he annexed Crimea in 2014. In my book Putin’s War Against Ukraine: Revolution, Nationalism, and Crime, I explore how Putin successfully fanned the flames of ethnic Russian nationalism, turning Russians against both the Ukrainian...

    Former Nazi interpreter stripped of citizenship for fourth time
    Jul25

    Former Nazi interpreter stripped of citizenship for fourth time

    The federal government has, for the fourth time, stripped a former Nazi interpreter of his Canadian citizenship – a decision Helmut Oberlander is set to contest again in Federal Court. A federal order-in-council issued June 20, 2017 that revoked Oberlander’s citizenship marks the government’s latest attempt in a 22-year-old legal...

    DAZN sports streaming service launches in Canada with NFL its first attraction
    Jul21

    DAZN sports streaming service launches in Canada with NFL its first attraction

    TORONTO — Looking to capture the growing number of consumers cutting their cable cord, DAZN has launched a sports streaming service in Canada. And DAZN (pronounced Da Zone) has started with a bang by offering live and on-demand coverage of every NFL game as the new, exclusive Canadian home of NFL Game Pass, the league’s premium digital...

    Manafort Was in Debt to Pro-Russia Interests, Cyprus Records Show
    Jul20

    Manafort Was in Debt to Pro-Russia Interests, Cyprus Records Show

    Financial records filed last year in the secretive tax haven of Cyprus, where Paul J. Manafort kept bank accounts during his years working in Ukraine and investing with a Russian oligarch, indicate that he had been in debt to pro-Russia interests by as much as $17 million before he joined Donald J. Trump’s presidential campaign in March...

    The Trump Russia scandal is important, but let’s not forget the bigger picture
    Jul20

    The Trump Russia scandal is important, but let’s not forget the bigger picture

    It seems we’ve found the smoking gun. Last summer, Donald Trump Jr. met with an alleged Russian government lawyer in an attempt to obtain damaging information about Hillary Clinton. The revelation is the closest thing we have so far to conclusive proof that the Trump campaign colluded with the Kremlin to influence the 2016 U.S. presidential...

    Police: Brampton church fire deliberately set, no one injured
    Jul17

    Police: Brampton church fire deliberately set, no one injured

    BRAMPTON, Ont. — Police say a fire that broke out at a Ukrainian Catholic church northwest of Toronto early this morning was deliberately set. Emergency crews were called to Saint Elias The Prophet Church in Brampton, Ont., shortly after 2 a.m. Officers say the church sustained minimal damage to its exterior and no one was injured. Peel region...

    White House criticizes Russia sanctions stalled in House
    Jul11

    White House criticizes Russia sanctions stalled in House

    WASHINGTON — The White House says a new package of economic sanctions on Russia and Iran unacceptably constrains the president’s authority. Democrats complained that the Trump administration was trying to weaken the penalties. The legislation sailed through the Senate nearly a month ago in response to Russia’s meddling in the 2016...

    G20 leaders debate whether to stop flowing money to kidnappers for ransom
    Jul07

    G20 leaders debate whether to stop flowing money to kidnappers for ransom

    HAMBURG — Whether or not the world’s wealthiest countries should promise not to pay ransoms to terrorist kidnappers formed part of the discussions about international security Friday as G20 meetings got underway in Germany. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau pledged more than a year ago to push other world leaders to stop paying kidnappers after...

    A guide to what’s up at the Group of 20 summit
    Jul07

    A guide to what’s up at the Group of 20 summit

    HAMBURG — An assertive U.S. president willing to tear up existing deals. Clashing positions over trade and climate change. North Korea launching a long-range missile. A global economy that’s growing but leaves many people out. A lot is on the table at this year’s summit of world leaders from the Group of 20, a group of countries that...

    The Latest: Pelosi wants Trump to confront Putin on election
    Jul06

    The Latest: Pelosi wants Trump to confront Putin on election

    HAMBURG — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s second official visit to Europe (all times local): 10:25 p.m. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is adding her name to the list of high-ranking Democrats who are demanding that President Donald Trump confront Russian leader Vladimir Putin over Moscow’s election meddling. Pelosi says in...

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