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    People Slaughter Sheep, Strip Naked In Bizarre Protest At Auschwitz
    Mar25

    People Slaughter Sheep, Strip Naked In Bizarre Protest At Auschwitz

    At least 11 people were arrested at Auschwitz, the former Nazi death camp, on Friday after they slaughtered a sheep beneath the entry gate, removed their clothing and chained themselves together.Local police said the men and women, ages 20 to 27, unfurled a banner reading “love” in English as they stripped naked, according to Deutsche Press...

    Cyber Firm Rewrites Part of Disputed Russian Hacking Report
    Mar25

    Cyber Firm Rewrites Part of Disputed Russian Hacking Report

    U.S. cybersecurity firm CrowdStrike has revised and retracted statements it used to buttress claims of Russian hacking during last year’s American presidential election campaign. The shift followed a VOA report that the company misrepresented data published by an influential British think tank. In December, CrowdStrike said it found...

    A trio of key Trump associates have taken a big step forward in the Russia investigation
    Mar25

    A trio of key Trump associates have taken a big step forward in the Russia investigation

    Trump associates Roger Stone, Paul Manafort, and Carter Page all sent letters to the House Intelligence Committee on Friday volunteering to be interviewed as part of the committee’s investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 election. While Stone, Manafort, and Page — Trump’s former campaign adviser, chairman, and...

    News of the day from around the world, March 25
    Mar25

    News of the day from around the world, March 25

    1 Refugee crisis: A Spanish aid organization said Friday it feared hundreds of refugees may have died off Libya’s coast, while Turkish media reported that 11 died after a boat sank in the Aegean Sea. The push toward the Tishrin Dam came three days after U.S. aircraft ferried Syrian Kurdish fighters and allies to spearhead a major ground...

    Russian Agent Killed Lawmaker in Kiev, Ukraine Officials Say
    Mar25

    Russian Agent Killed Lawmaker in Kiev, Ukraine Officials Say

    A 28-year-old Russian was the triggerman in the death of Denis N. Voronenkov, a former Russian lawmaker, officials say. …read more Source: The New York...

    Paul Manafort offers to talk to House panel on Russia
    Mar24

    Paul Manafort offers to talk to House panel on Russia

    Former Trump Campaign Chairman Paul Manafort talks to reporters on the floor of the Republican National Convention at Quicken Loans Arena, July 17, 2016, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager, a key figure in investigations into the Trump campaign’s ties to Russia, has...

    Marine Le Pen meets with Vladimir Putin: “It’s now the world of Putin, the world of Donald Trump”
    Mar24

    Marine Le Pen meets with Vladimir Putin: “It’s now the world of Putin, the world of Donald Trump”

    (Credit: AP/Mikhail Klimentyev) The international web of far right politicians includes the likes of President Donald Trump in the United States, MEP Nigel Farage in the United Kingdom, President Vladimir Putin in Russia and an aspiring president — Marine Le Pen in France. As if to solidify her status as part of a global far right movement, Le...

    Ukraine: Russian agent killed Kremlin critic Voronenkov
    Mar24

    Ukraine: Russian agent killed Kremlin critic Voronenkov

    MOSCOW — A Ukrainian official said Friday that the killer of renegade Russian lawmaker Denis Voronenkov, who was gunned down in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev, was a Russian agent, a claim quickly rejected by the Kremlin. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Russian MP Who Compared Putin’s Russia to Nazi Germany Publicly Assassinated in Ukraine
    Mar24

    Russian MP Who Compared Putin’s Russia to Nazi Germany Publicly Assassinated in Ukraine

    A Russian politician and prominent critic of Vladimir Putin, Denis Voronenkov, was killed in the streets of Kiev on Wednesday, having fled Russia last October in fear of his life. …read more Source:...

    Paul Manafort wants to talk to intelligence committee
    Mar24

    Paul Manafort wants to talk to intelligence committee

    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager, a key figure in investigations into the Trump campaign’s ties to Russia, has volunteered to be questioned by lawmakers as part of a House probe of the Kremlin’s alleged meddling in the 2016 election. Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif., chairman of the...