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    Aid to Ukraine Illustrates Dangers of U.S. Membership in NATO
    Dec05

    Aid to Ukraine Illustrates Dangers of U.S. Membership in NATO

    Will military aid to Ukraine avoid war with Russia, or is a better solution for the U.S. to withdraw from NATO? …read more Source: The New...

    Manafort worked on op-ed with colleague in Russia while under house arrest: prosecutors
    Dec05

    Manafort worked on op-ed with colleague in Russia while under house arrest: prosecutors

    In a court filing, prosecutors say Manafort and the colleague sought to publish the op-ed under someone else’s name and intended it to influence public opinion about his work in Ukraine …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Did Paul Manafort ghost-write an op-ed with a Kremlin-tied Russian? The special counsel says yes, and cancels his bail deal.
    Dec05

    Did Paul Manafort ghost-write an op-ed with a Kremlin-tied Russian? The special counsel says yes, and cancels his bail deal.

    WASHINGTON — Paul Manafort ghost-wrote an editorial about his political work in Ukraine, violating a court order, according to a new court filing from the special counsel’s office. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Mueller: Paul Manafort has been trying to “violate a court order” while under house arrest
    Dec05

    Mueller: Paul Manafort has been trying to “violate a court order” while under house arrest

    It looks like he was writing an op-ed with someone connected to Russia’s intelligence service. Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump’s disgraced former campaign chair, was drafting an English-language op-ed on Ukraine with a Russian who has ties to the Kremlin’s intelligence service as late as last Thursday, more than four weeks...

    Special counsel questions Manafort bail deal after op-ed
    Dec05

    Special counsel questions Manafort bail deal after op-ed

    Paul Manafort and a Russian colleague with ties to the country’s intelligence services were ghostwriting an editorial about his work in the Ukraine. …read more Source: United Press...

    Tillerson Heads To Europe Following Reports Of Replacement
    Dec04

    Tillerson Heads To Europe Following Reports Of Replacement

    Rex Tillerson is set to embark on December 4 on a diplomatic mission to Europe, days after reports surfaced of a White House plan to force out the U.S. secretary of state. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The spy who changed everything: How Klaus Fuchs shaped the Cold War
    Dec04

    The spy who changed everything: How Klaus Fuchs shaped the Cold War

    Dr. Klaus Fuchs (Credit: AP) Just how big a spy was Klaus Fuchs? Fuchs was arrested and jailed in Britain in 1950 for passing secrets about atomic research to the Soviet Union. At the time, Fleet Street claimed that he was a traitor who had sold the secrets of the atom bomb to the Russians. But as the initial storm of hysteria passed on to other...

    Ukrainian Opposition Holds Kyiv March In Support Of Presidential Impeachment Law
    Dec03

    Ukrainian Opposition Holds Kyiv March In Support Of Presidential Impeachment Law

    Thousands of Ukrainian opposition activists have rallied in central Kyiv, calling on parliament to adopt legislation on presidential impeachment. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    84-year-old doctor who refuses to use computer loses medical license
    Dec03

    84-year-old doctor who refuses to use computer loses medical license

    By Marwa Eltagouri | Washington Post Aside from a fax machine and landline telephone, there isn’t much technology in the office of physician Anna Konopka, 84. Instead, her patients’ records are tucked into two file cabinets, which sit in a tiny office next door to her 160-year-old clapboard house in New London, New Hampshire. Records...

    Saakashvili calls for protest camp in Ukraine’s capital
    Dec03

    Saakashvili calls for protest camp in Ukraine’s capital

    MOSCOW (AP) — Mikheil Saakashvili, the former president of Georgia who has emerged as an anti-corruption campaigner, urged Ukrainians Sunday to set up a protest camp in Kiev’s main square if parliament fails to adopt a law on presidential impeachment within a week. Saakashvili issued the call for an encampment at Kiev’s Independence...