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    British Left to Defend Poison Allegations After Missteps
    Apr05

    British Left to Defend Poison Allegations After Missteps

    Sixty U.S. diplomats expelled by the Kremlin in the escalating dispute over the poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter in Britain were seen leaving the U.S. embassy in Moscow Thursday. Their departure from the Russian capital came as British ministers faced awkward questions about whether they had blundered by over-stating their case...

    It looks like Paul Manafort’s “Hail Mary” case against Mueller is going down in flames
    Apr05

    It looks like Paul Manafort’s “Hail Mary” case against Mueller is going down in flames

    “I don’t really understand what is left of your case.” A judge on Wednesday voiced serious doubts about former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort’s lawsuit against special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe. Manafort’s case is widely regarded as a Hail Mary move to avoid criminal charges. Mueller, who is leading the...

    A Sinclair national correspondent frequently interviewed Alex Jones for Russian-funded TV
    Apr05

    A Sinclair national correspondent frequently interviewed Alex Jones for Russian-funded TV

    Alex Jones on “Infowars” (Credit: YouTube/The Alex Jones Channel) Before she became a national correspondent for Sinclair Broadcast Group, Kristine Frazao worked for the Kremlin-backed network RT (formerly Russia Today), where she interviewed conspiracy theorist Alex Jones on more than 20 occasions. During those friendly interviews,...

    Lithuanian FM Calls Russia’s Baltic Sea Missile Tests Part of ‘Military Hooliganism’
    Apr05

    Lithuanian FM Calls Russia’s Baltic Sea Missile Tests Part of ‘Military Hooliganism’

    Lithuania’s top diplomat said Russia’s live-fire military exercises adjacent to NATO territorial waters of the Baltic Sea are a direct military threat in the guise of routine naval drills. Russia on Wednesday began the three days of missile tests to the alarm of Latvia, in particular, a NATO member who says the air-and-sea target...

    CPJ Urges Ukraine Prosecutors To Return Azerbaijani Opposition Journalist’s Passport
    Apr05

    CPJ Urges Ukraine Prosecutors To Return Azerbaijani Opposition Journalist’s Passport

    The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) has called on Ukrainian authorities to “immediately” return the Dutch passport of a journalist who fled his homeland of Azerbaijan a decade ago, and stop any extradition procedures against him. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    ICE Has No Plans to Deport This WWII-Era Nazi War-Criminal Immigrant
    Apr05

    ICE Has No Plans to Deport This WWII-Era Nazi War-Criminal Immigrant

    A former Nazi guard continues to live quietly in Queens while ICE kicks law-abiding immigrants out of the U.S. every day. For the past few days, Donald Trump has spent much of his time on social media railing against immigrants and DACA, a policy his tweets prove he does not understand even a little bit. While the president persists in riling his...

    Mueller Comes Up Empty Against Trump
    Apr05

    Mueller Comes Up Empty Against Trump

    According to a report in the Washington Post, “Special counsel Robert S. Mueller III informed President Trump’s attorneys last month that he is continuing to investigate the president but does not consider him a criminal target at this point.” In other words, while Mr. Mueller still considers the president a subject of investigation, he has...

    Roger Stone, Paul Manafort, Jared Kushner, the GRU and the stealing of the presidency
    Apr05

    Roger Stone, Paul Manafort, Jared Kushner, the GRU and the stealing of the presidency

    Roger Stone, Jared Kushner, Paul Manafort (Credit: Getty/AP/Salon) Right from the beginning of the Trump-Russia story, there were two big questions to be answered: If it was true that the Trump campaign and Russians got together,what were the goals of the two sides? And if they engaged in “collusion,” as it came to be called, how did it work? We...

    This Ukrainian startup has its own Apple museum filled with rare gadgets — and we got a private tour
    Apr04

    This Ukrainian startup has its own Apple museum filled with rare gadgets — and we got a private tour

    Software startup MacPaw’s love of Apple traces back to Ukrainian computer developer and Apple afficionado Oleksandr Kosovan. …read more Source: Business...

    Reporter’s Notebook: What Would Vladimir Lenin Have Said?
    Apr04

    Reporter’s Notebook: What Would Vladimir Lenin Have Said?

    What would Vladimir Lenin have said? After the Bolshevik revolution, “while many of the other Kremlin magnates were soon enjoying the trappings of power, Lenin and Nadya [his wife] lived fairly modestly. Their domestic arrangements were similar to the way they had existed in exile — unostentatious,” writes Victor Sebestyen, author of...