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    The Trump-Putin Reset Is Dead-but Don’t Rule Out an Amicable Settlement
    Apr13

    The Trump-Putin Reset Is Dead-but Don’t Rule Out an Amicable Settlement

    In the end, Vladimir Putin agreed to see the envoy from the Trump Administration. After a week of mutual recriminations over the war in Syria, the Russian President did not snub Rex Tillerson during the U.S. Secretary of State’s first official visit to Moscow. Instead, Putin showed a willingness to grit his teeth and accept the U.S. attack...

    Cannes Film Festival Releases Broad Lineup, High Security
    Apr13

    Cannes Film Festival Releases Broad Lineup, High Security

    A Civil War film by Sofia Coppola, a Ukrainian road movie and a film about AIDS activism are among 18 films competing for the top prizes at this year’s Cannes Film Festival, which organizers hope can help counter nationalist sentiment.The festival is embracing virtual… …read more Source:...

    The Daily Vertical: Putin Revives The Brezhnev Doctrine
    Apr13

    The Daily Vertical: Putin Revives The Brezhnev Doctrine

    The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Cannes Film Festival releases broad lineup, high security
    Apr13

    Cannes Film Festival releases broad lineup, high security

    A Civil War film by Sofia Coppola, a Ukrainian road movie and a film about AIDS activism are among 18 films competing for the top prizes at this year’s Cannes … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Cannes Film Festival releases broad lineup, high security
    Apr13

    Cannes Film Festival releases broad lineup, high security

    A Civil War film by Sofia Coppola, a Ukrainian road movie and a film about AIDS activism are among 18 films competing for the top prizes at this year’s Cannes … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Russia To Move 2018 Presidential Vote To Day Marking Seizure Of Crimea
    Apr13

    Russia To Move 2018 Presidential Vote To Day Marking Seizure Of Crimea

    Russia is preparing to move the date of the 2018 election that is expected to hand President Vladimir Putin a new term from March 11 to March 18 — the day Russia celebrates its seizure of Crimea from Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Former Trump campaign chairman set to register as foreign agent
    Apr13

    Former Trump campaign chairman set to register as foreign agent

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort will register with the Justice Department as a foreign agent for lobbying work he did on behalf of political interests in Ukraine, led at the time by a pro-Russian political party, his spokesman said Wednesday. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Former Trump campaign adviser says allegations he acted as a Russian agent are “such a joke”
    Apr13

    Former Trump campaign adviser says allegations he acted as a Russian agent are “such a joke”

    Former Trump adviser Carter Page — reportedly the subject of a secret FBI surveillance warrant linked to his dealings with Russia — repeatedly denied wrongdoing during a Wednesday face-off with CNN’s Jake Tapper. “This is such a joke that it’s beyond words,” Page said of the news, which broke Tuesday in the Washington Post, that the...

    Paul Manafort, who once ran Trump’s campaign, expected to admit he worked as a foreign agent
    Apr13

    Paul Manafort, who once ran Trump’s campaign, expected to admit he worked as a foreign agent

    President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager Paul Manafort had a big day Wednesday. Manafort, who resigned from the Trump campaign under a cloud of suspicion about his lobbying work in Ukraine, has reportedly decided to register with the government as a foreign agent. Manafort said through a spokesperson that he decided to file...

    Trump Says U.S.-Russia Relations May Have Hit ‘All-Time Low’
    Apr13

    Trump Says U.S.-Russia Relations May Have Hit ‘All-Time Low’

    (WASHINGTON) — Laying bare deep and dangerous divisions on Syria and other issues, President Donald Trump declared Wednesday that U.S. relations with Russia “may be at an all-time low.” His top diplomat offered a similarly grim assessment from the other side of the globe after meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow. “Right now...