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    Mueller grand jury investigating top D.C. lobbyists
    Nov03

    Mueller grand jury investigating top D.C. lobbyists

    U.S. special counsel Robert Mueller’s grand jury is investigating a prominent Democratic lobbyist and a former GOP congressman for involvement in an influence campaign on behalf of Ukrainian interests tied to Paul Manafort. …read more Source: CTV...

    U.S. Judge Turns Down Manafort Request To Ease Home Confinement
    Nov02

    U.S. Judge Turns Down Manafort Request To Ease Home Confinement

    A U.S. judge has turned down a request by Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, to release him from home confinement. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    YouTube and Facebook Are Removing Evidence of Atrocities, Jeopardizing Cases Against War Criminals
    Nov02

    YouTube and Facebook Are Removing Evidence of Atrocities, Jeopardizing Cases Against War Criminals

    Abdulsalam was in the middle of Friday prayer at his neighborhood mosque in al-Bab, Aleppo, when he heard a crash β€” a nearby bakery had just disintegrated under the force of a barrel bomb, a deadly metal container filled with shrapnel and explosives, favored by the Syrian military. Scanning the sky he saw the hovering chopper that had dropped the...

    Explainer: The Facts Behind The Now-Endangered U.S. ‘Diversity Visa’ Plan
    Nov02

    Explainer: The Facts Behind The Now-Endangered U.S. ‘Diversity Visa’ Plan

    The Uzbek man accused of killing eight people in the New York City terror attack first came to the United States in 2010 under the Diversity Visa Immigrant Program. Designed to provide permanent residency status to people from countries with low rates of immigration to the United States, the program is now under fire from President Donald Trump....

    Russian hackers had hundreds of targets, not just the DNC
    Nov02

    Russian hackers had hundreds of targets, not just the DNC

    By Raphael Satter, Jeff Down and Justin Myers | Associated Press WASHINGTON β€” It wasn’t just Hillary Clinton’s emails they went after. The hackers who disrupted the U.S. presidential election last year had ambitions that stretched across the globe, targeting the emails of Ukrainian officers, Russian opposition figures, U.S. defense...

    Russian Defense Minister Meets U.S. Ambassador In Moscow
    Nov02

    Russian Defense Minister Meets U.S. Ambassador In Moscow

    The Russian Defense Ministry says Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu and U.S. Ambassador to Russia Jon Huntsman discussed bilateral relations and international security issues during a meeting on November 2. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Wants To Question Manafort, But Says Requests To U.S. Have Been Unanswered
    Nov02

    Ukraine Wants To Question Manafort, But Says Requests To U.S. Have Been Unanswered

    Ukrainian prosecutors intend to ask the U.S. Justice Department for permission to interview President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager, Paul Manafort, following his indictment earlier this week, an official said. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    ‘Fancy Bear’ Tried To Hack E-Mail Of Ukrainian Making Artillery-Guidance App
    Nov02

    ‘Fancy Bear’ Tried To Hack E-Mail Of Ukrainian Making Artillery-Guidance App

    An officer who developed an artillery-guidance app used by the Ukrainian military in its fight against Moscow-backed separatists was among the members of Ukraine’s political and military elite targeted by a hacking group with alleged links to Russian security services. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Belarusian, Ukrainian Presidents Discuss Ties In Abu Dhabi
    Nov02

    Belarusian, Ukrainian Presidents Discuss Ties In Abu Dhabi

    Belarusian President Alyaksandr Lukashenka has met with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko for talks in the United Arab Emirates. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Should America Be Worried about Russia’s Military Buildup in Belarus?
    Nov02

    Should America Be Worried about Russia’s Military Buildup in Belarus?

    Zachary Keck Security, Europe It may be a case of more bark than bite. Russia and Belarus are continuing to discuss arrangements for delivering the S-400 system, but that β€œit is yet premature to talk about concrete dates.” As tensions between the United States and Russia continue to grow, Moscow is embarking on a massive military buildup in...