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    Ukraine Denies Paying Trump Lawyer for White House Meeting
    May24

    Ukraine Denies Paying Trump Lawyer for White House Meeting

    Ukraine is bitterly denying a BBC report that it paid Donald Trump’s lawyer, Michael Cohen, $400,000 to set up a meeting between Trump and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko. Poroshenko’s office called the story a “blatant lie, slander and fake.” Ukrainian Prosecutor General Yuriy Lutsenko told VOA he was “very...

    Trudeau hugs babies and gives kisses in La Malbaie, Que., ahead of G7 Summit
    May24

    Trudeau hugs babies and gives kisses in La Malbaie, Que., ahead of G7 Summit

    LA MALBAIE, Que. — Hundreds of locals from the small mountainous town that will soon host the annual G7 summit gathered Wednesday night to meet Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who helped choose their region for the global event. Trudeau held babies, kissed women and took many photos with residents for the better part of an hour on the grassy field...

    Watch Ukraine test US-supplied Javelin anti-tank missiles for the first time
    May24

    Watch Ukraine test US-supplied Javelin anti-tank missiles for the first time

    The Ukrainian military on Tuesday tested anti-tank missiles made in the US and supplied by the Trump administration for the first time. …read more Source: Business...

    Giuliani responds to bombshell report claiming Ukraine paid Michael Cohen at least $400,000 for access to Trump
    May23

    Giuliani responds to bombshell report claiming Ukraine paid Michael Cohen at least $400,000 for access to Trump

    In an interview with Business Insider, President Donald Trump’s outside attorney, Rudy Giuliani, responded to the bombshell BBC report Wednesday that said the president’s longtime lawyer Michael Cohen received a secret payment of at least $400,000 from Ukraine to help fix talks with Trump. …read more Source: Business...

    Ukrainian President: BBC Report On Secret Payment To Trump Lawyer ‘Blatant Lie’
    May23

    Ukrainian President: BBC Report On Secret Payment To Trump Lawyer ‘Blatant Lie’

    Ukraine’s president has lashed out at a BBC report that asserted a secret $400,000 payment was made to U.S. President Donald Trump’s longtime lawyer last year to set up talks between the two leaders. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    US Think Tank Takes Heat for Hosting Putin-Linked Oligarchs
    May23

    US Think Tank Takes Heat for Hosting Putin-Linked Oligarchs

    A dozen prominent anti-Kremlin thinkers and activists have published an open letter condemning a major Washington research organization for hosting an off-the-record round-table dinner for two oligarchs listed on a U.S. Treasury-issued registry of 210 wealthy Russians identified as close to President Vladimir Putin. The Atlantic Council, which...

    Ukraine Tests Lethal Weapons Donald Trump Sent to Combat Russia
    May23

    Ukraine Tests Lethal Weapons Donald Trump Sent to Combat Russia

    Trump reportedly gave Ukraine the missile system after the country stopped cooperating with the Mueller investigation. …read more Source:...

    Macron Heads to Russia to Save Iran Nuclear Deal
    May23

    Macron Heads to Russia to Save Iran Nuclear Deal

    French President Emmanuel Macron heads to St. Petersburg Thursday for talks with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin, whose support is key on matters ranging from salvaging the Iran nuclear deal to securing steady European gas supplies. Business also is high on the agenda of Macron’s two-day visit, which coincides with a key economic...

    All of Robert Mueller’s indictments and plea deals in the Russia investigation so far
    May23

    All of Robert Mueller’s indictments and plea deals in the Russia investigation so far

    That we know of. According to a recent poll, most Americans don’t think special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation has uncovered any crimes. But the truth is that Mueller’s team has either indicted or gotten guilty pleas from 19 people and three companies — that we know of. That group is composed of four former Trump...

    Spygates Old and New
    May23

    Spygates Old and New

    Today on the Daily Standard Podcast, senior writer Mike Warren and reporter Andrew Egger join Charlie Sykes to discuss Michael Cohen’s alleged dirty dealings with Ukraine, President Trump’s rhetorical assaults on the FBI, and last night’s Democratic primaries.read more weeklystandard.com …read more Source: The Weekly...