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    Lobbyists tied to ex-Trump aides register as foreign agents
    Apr12

    Lobbyists tied to ex-Trump aides register as foreign agents

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A Washington lobbying firm that worked on a covert influence campaign in the U.S. under the direction of two former top campaign advisers to President Donald Trump has registered after the fact with the Justice Department as a foreign agent. It acknowledged its work could have principally benefited Ukraine’s government,...

    Russia to modernize weaponry for Crimea, Arctic forces
    Apr12

    Russia to modernize weaponry for Crimea, Arctic forces

    The Kremlin plans to modernize weaponry and equipment issued to Russian forces in Crimea and the Arctic regions, officials announced on Wednesday. …read more Source: United Press...

    Putin meets Tillerson as US, Russia fiercely feud over Syria
    Apr12

    Putin meets Tillerson as US, Russia fiercely feud over Syria

    MOSCOW (AP) — Fiercely feuding over Syria, Russian President Vladimir Putin met the top American diplomat in Moscow on Wednesday to see if they could rescue relations between the world’s mightiest military powers. Russia’s alleged meddling in the U.S. presidential election also hovered over the first face-to-face encounter between...

    WATCH LIVE: Tillerson and Russia’s Sergey Lavrov to speak after meeting on Syria
    Apr12

    WATCH LIVE: Tillerson and Russia’s Sergey Lavrov to speak after meeting on Syria

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson are expected to speak between noon and 1 p.m. EST. Watch live in the player above. MOSCOW — Fiercely feuding over Syria, Russian President Vladimir Putin met the top American diplomat in Moscow on Wednesday to see if they could rescue relations between the world’s mightiest military powers....

    Lobbyists Directed By Manafort Firm Register Under Foreign Agents Law
    Apr12

    Lobbyists Directed By Manafort Firm Register Under Foreign Agents Law

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A Washington lobbying firm that worked under the direction of two former Trump campaign advisers has registered with the Justice Department as a foreign agent. The firm said its work could have benefited the Ukrainian government. The Podesta Group’s cited details of lobbying it performed from 2012 through 2014 on behalf of...

    Lobbying firm registers as foreign agent for Ukraine work
    Apr12

    Lobbying firm registers as foreign agent for Ukraine work

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A Washington lobbying firm that worked under the direction of two former Trump campaign advisers has registered with the Justice… …read more Source:...

    Lobbying Firm Registers as Foreign Agent for Ukraine Work
    Apr12

    Lobbying Firm Registers as Foreign Agent for Ukraine Work

    A Washington lobbying firm that worked under the direction of two former Trump campaign advisers has registered with the Justice Department as a foreign agent. …read more Source: U.S....

    Lobbying firm registers as foreign agent for Ukraine work
    Apr12

    Lobbying firm registers as foreign agent for Ukraine work

    A Washington lobbying firm that worked under the direction of two former Trump campaign advisers has registered with the Justice Department as a foreign agent. The firm said its work … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Lobbying firm registers as foreign agent for Ukraine work
    Apr12

    Lobbying firm registers as foreign agent for Ukraine work

    A Washington lobbying firm that worked under the direction of two former Trump campaign advisers has registered with the Justice Department as a foreign agent. The firm said its work … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Trump’s Shifting Surveillance Claims
    Apr12

    Trump’s Shifting Surveillance Claims

    It’s now been more than a month since Donald Trump tweeted, without offering any evidence, that Barack Obama had Trump’s “wires tapped” (the scare quotes were his) at Trump Tower prior to the election.Related Story Susan Rice’s Careful Dance on Trump Surveillance Since then, the president has refused to back down from a claim...