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    Here’s what Donald Trump was tweeting about while Wikileaks dumped alleged CIA secrets
    Mar07

    Here’s what Donald Trump was tweeting about while Wikileaks dumped alleged CIA secrets

    Early Tuesday morning Wikileaks released what they claimed to be sensitive information from the CIA’s Center for Cyber Intelligence. RELEASE: Vault 7 Part 1 “Year Zero”: Inside the CIA’s global hacking force https://t.co/h5wzfrReyy pic.twitter.com/N2lxyHH9jp — WikiLeaks (@wikileaks) March 7, 2017 Some of the information,...

    Kremlin Considers Moving Presidential Election to Crimea Anniversary
    Mar07

    Kremlin Considers Moving Presidential Election to Crimea Anniversary

    The annexation of Crimea gave Vladimir Putin one of his biggest popularity boosts in Russia. …read more Source:...

    Trump: Russia ‘ran over’ Obama for eight years
    Mar07

    Trump: Russia ‘ran over’ Obama for eight years

    President Donald Trump, himself a frequent target of criticism over his perceived soft stance towards Russia, said Tuesday that it was his predecessor, former President Barack Obama, who truly failed to get tough with the Russian government.“For eight years Russia ‘ran over’ President Obama, got stronger and stronger, picked-off Crimea and...

    Russia Tells UN Court It Has No Jurisdiction In Ukraine Case
    Mar07

    Russia Tells UN Court It Has No Jurisdiction In Ukraine Case

    Russia says the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague has no jurisdiction to issue an order Ukraine seeks to halt Moscow’s support for separatists in eastern Ukraine and Crimea. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    UK foreign secretary to meet Lavrov
    Mar07

    UK foreign secretary to meet Lavrov

    UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is to meet his Russian counterpart, Sergey Lavrov, in Moscow for “high-level talks” on Syria and Ukraine in the coming weeks, the UK Foreign Office said Saturday. …read more Source:...

    The Morning Vertical, March 7, 2017
    Mar07

    The Morning Vertical, March 7, 2017

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    $74 Million Fraud Case Reaches Kyiv Court
    Mar07

    $74 Million Fraud Case Reaches Kyiv Court

    A Kyiv court set bail Monday for the former head of Ukraine’s tax service who had recently been named a suspect in a major corruption case involving the embezzlement of approximately $74 million. The case against Roman Nasirov is seen by some as the first real test of the country’s new National Anti-Corruption Bureau...

    Russian State Media Tries to Link Georgia’s EU Visa Waiver to Refugee Camps
    Mar07

    Russian State Media Tries to Link Georgia’s EU Visa Waiver to Refugee Camps

    Last week, just days after the southern Caucasus nation of Georgia celebrated its newly awarded visa-free travel access to 30 EU countries, Russian news outlets began reporting a different story. Georgia’s visa liberalization wasn’t the result of Tblisi’s successful, long-planned reforms targeting European integration, Russian...

    Russia: World court has no jurisdiction in Ukraine case
    Mar07

    Russia: World court has no jurisdiction in Ukraine case

    Russia says that the United Nations’ highest judicial body does not have jurisdiction to rule on Ukrainian allegations that Moscow sponsors terrorism by funneling arms and money to separatist rebels … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Russia: World court has no jurisdiction in Ukraine case
    Mar07

    Russia: World court has no jurisdiction in Ukraine case

    Russia says that the United Nations’ highest judicial body does not have jurisdiction to rule on Ukrainian allegations that Moscow sponsors terrorism by funneling arms and money to separatist rebels … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...