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    Ukraine tweet to Russia includes GIF of popular American cartoon
    May30

    Ukraine tweet to Russia includes GIF of popular American cartoon

    The countries of Ukraine and Russia got into an epic exchange on Twitter Tuesday — and it concluded with Ukraine tweeting a GIF of a popular American cartoon. The bizarre back and forth came after Russian President Vladimir Putin referred to Queen Anne, the queen consort of France during part of the 11th century, as “Anne of Russia.” Queen Anne...

    Ukraine tweeting a ‘Simpsons’ GIF at Russia is peak 2017 politics
    May30

    Ukraine tweeting a ‘Simpsons’ GIF at Russia is peak 2017 politics

    Twitter is obviously the place to be for anyone (or any nation) looking to pack a political punch in the 21st century. So on Tuesday the official Twitter account for Ukraine decided that tweeting a Simpsons GIF at Russia’s Foreign Affairs account, itself pretty active on Twitter, would be the perfect way to properly usher the nations’...

    Macron, Standing Alongside Putin, Says Russian Media Spread ‘Falsehoods’
    May30

    Macron, Standing Alongside Putin, Says Russian Media Spread ‘Falsehoods’

    French President Emmanuel Macron did not mince words during his joint news conference Monday with Russian President Vladimir Putin, during which he labeled Russian state media outlets Russia Today and Sputnik “agents of influence and propaganda.”“I have always had an exemplary relationship with foreign journalists, but they have to be...

    Michael Cohen Denies Congress’ Requests For Info On Russia Dealings
    May30

    Michael Cohen Denies Congress’ Requests For Info On Russia Dealings

    President Donald Trump’s longtime ally and personal attorney, Michael Cohen, has refused congressional requests to provide “information and testimony” pertinent to their investigations into Russia’s interference in the 2016 election, ABC News reported Tuesday. “I declined the invitation to participate as the request was poorly...

    Time for Trump’s personal lawyer to lawyer up!
    May30

    Time for Trump’s personal lawyer to lawyer up!

    Welcome back, Donald! Your personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, now appears to be in legal jeopardy and has become a “focus” of the expanding Russia scandal enveloping your administration. But by all means, keep your son-in-law Jared Kushner on board and keep on tweeting! Cuz when it comes to criminal acts and sentencing, judges totally...

    And Now, a Brief Explanation as to Why Russia and Ukraine Are Fighting on Twitter:
    May30

    And Now, a Brief Explanation as to Why Russia and Ukraine Are Fighting on Twitter:

    It all started in 1051… …read more Source: Foreign...

    Russia and Ukraine got in a Twitter fight. There’s a Simpsons GIF.
    May30

    Russia and Ukraine got in a Twitter fight. There’s a Simpsons GIF.

    Here is the official Twitter account of the country of Ukraine, insulting the Russian government by way of a Simpsons GIF: @Russia You really don’t change, do you? pic.twitter.com/HDfS9A8jWZ— Ukraine / Україна (@Ukraine) May 30, 2017 The tweet, from Tuesday morning, is amazing on its own. Two countries that have functionally been at actual,...

    Russia Conflict With NATO and U.S. Would Immediately Result in Nuclear War, Russian Lawmaker Warns
    May30

    Russia Conflict With NATO and U.S. Would Immediately Result in Nuclear War, Russian Lawmaker Warns

    Russian lawmaker Vyacheslav Alekseyevich Nikonov said nuclear weapons would be necessary in the event of a U.S. or NATO invasion of Crimea or eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    War crimes suspect in Ukraine conflict extradited to Austria
    May30

    War crimes suspect in Ukraine conflict extradited to Austria

    Austrian authorities say Poland has extradited a man they suspect of war crimes after he allegedly killed civilians and enemy troops who had already surrendered while he was fighting on the side of Ukrainian forces. …read more Source: FOX...

    War crimes suspect in Ukraine conflict extradited to Austria
    May30

    War crimes suspect in Ukraine conflict extradited to Austria

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