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    Russia Connection: Is Trump Having Sleepless Nights?
    Nov22

    Russia Connection: Is Trump Having Sleepless Nights?

    By Frank VoglU.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller is determined to go after Washington’s dark money pools.The keys to unlock the depths of conspiracies between the 2016 “Trump for President” campaign and the Kremlin may rest in what has been carefully excluded(!) by prosecutors in the recent indictment of Paul J. Manafort Jr., the...

    Trump, Putin Agree to Support UN in Syrian Peace Process
    Nov22

    Trump, Putin Agree to Support UN in Syrian Peace Process

    U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin agreed Tuesday to support the U.N. effort to “peacefully resolve” the nearly seven-year-long Syrian civil war. The White House said the two leaders talked for more than an hour and stressed the importance of ending the humanitarian crisis in which millions of Syrians...

    Trump and Putin discuss Syria, North Korea in phone call
    Nov22

    Trump and Putin discuss Syria, North Korea in phone call

    U.S. President Donald Trump and Russia’s Vladimir Putin discussed efforts to bring peace to war-torn Syria during an hour-plus phone call on Tuesday. Iran, North Korea and Ukraine also were on the agenda, the White House said. …read more Source: CTV...

    White House: Trump Spoke With Putin for Over an Hour on Tuesday
    Nov22

    White House: Trump Spoke With Putin for Over an Hour on Tuesday

    President Donald Trump spoke on the phone with Russian President Vladimir Putin for over an hour on Tuesday in a wide-ranging conversation that included discussions of the ongoing conflicts in Syria and Ukraine, as well as North Korea’s nuclear weapons and missile programs. Trump and Putin concurred on the need for peace in Syria and...

    Why Stalin Starved Ukraine
    Nov22

    Why Stalin Starved Ukraine

    History is a battleground, perennially fought over, endlessly contested. Nowhere does this aphorism hold true more than in Russia. A majority of Russians recently voted Joseph Stalin the “most outstanding person” in world history (followed, naturally, by current President Vladimir Putin). No longer the monster of the gulags and purges that killed...

    Masked, Gun-Toting Troops Hit Streets Of Ukraine’s Separatist-Held Luhansk
    Nov22

    Masked, Gun-Toting Troops Hit Streets Of Ukraine’s Separatist-Held Luhansk

    Armed men in unmarked uniforms took up positions in the center of Luhansk on November 21 in what appeared to be a move in a power struggle among the Russia-backed separatists who control the city in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Masked, Gun-Toting Troops Hit Streets Of Ukraine’s Separatist-Held Luhansk
    Nov22

    Masked, Gun-Toting Troops Hit Streets Of Ukraine’s Separatist-Held Luhansk

    Armed men in unmarked uniforms took up positions in the center of Luhansk on November 21 in what appeared to be a move in a power struggle among the Russia-backed separatists who control the city in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Lukashenka To Skip Upcoming Eastern Partnership Summit In Brussels
    Nov22

    Lukashenka To Skip Upcoming Eastern Partnership Summit In Brussels

    Belarus says President Alyaksandr Lukashenka will not attend the European Union’s Eastern Partnership summit in Brussels on November 24. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Atlantic Politics & Policy Daily: You’re Pardoned
    Nov22

    The Atlantic Politics & Policy Daily: You’re Pardoned

    Today in 5 LinesPresident Trump pardoned a pair of turkeys as part of the annual Thanksgiving tradition. Asked about whether he supports Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore, Trump told reporters voters shouldn’t support Moore’s “liberal” rival, adding that Moore denies the sexual-misconduct allegations against him. The Federal...

    The Atlantic Politics & Policy Daily: You’re Pardoned
    Nov22

    The Atlantic Politics & Policy Daily: You’re Pardoned

    Today in 5 LinesPresident Trump pardoned a pair of turkeys as part of the annual Thanksgiving tradition. Asked about whether he supports Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore, Trump told reporters voters shouldn’t support Moore’s “liberal” rival, adding that Moore denies the sexual-misconduct allegations against him. The Federal...