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    Polish Consulate In Western Ukraine Damaged In Attack
    Mar29

    Polish Consulate In Western Ukraine Damaged In Attack

    Officials and media reports say unidentified attackers have opened fire at the Polish Consulate in the northwestern Ukrainian city of Lutsk, damaging the roof and windows. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Dick Cheney: Alleged Russian election interference was “an act of war”
    Mar29

    Dick Cheney: Alleged Russian election interference was “an act of war”

    (Credit: AP/John Locher) Former Vice President Dick Cheney, one of the few elite Republicans who endorsed Donald Trump early in the 2016 cycle, is speaking out against the Russian government for its alleged involvement in American politics. In a wide-ranging foreign policy speech at a business summit in New Delhi, Cheney argued that Russian...

    Polish consulate attacked in Ukrainian town: media
    Mar29

    Polish consulate attacked in Ukrainian town: media

    KIEV (Reuters) – Unidentified attackers have struck the Polish consulate in the western Ukrainian town of Lutsk, damaging the roof and… …read more Source:...

    Paradigm Schiff
    Mar29

    Paradigm Schiff

    “In 2015, Russian intelligence agencies penetrated the computers of political organizations, think tanks and other U.S. institutions in what looked like a foreign intelligence-gathering operation,” but “this is not the first time we were hacked by Russia.” This particular action was “so extraordinary” because “President Vladimir Putin decided to...

    News Wrap: ‘Fair chance’ U.S. airstrike played role in Mosul civilian deaths
    Mar29

    News Wrap: ‘Fair chance’ U.S. airstrike played role in Mosul civilian deaths

    JUDY WOODRUFF: In the day’s other news: The U.S. commander in Iraq now says there’s a — quote — “fair chance” that a U.S. airstrike played a role in killing scores of civilians in Mosul. It happened on March 17. But Lieutenant General Stephen Townsend also voiced doubt that the weapons used could have collapsed an entire building....

    Putin Could Use ‘Anticorruption’ Protests to His Advantage
    Mar29

    Putin Could Use ‘Anticorruption’ Protests to His Advantage

    Nikolas K. Gvosdev Politics, Eurasia The protests come at a time when the different political clans within the Kremlin have begun to accelerate their jockeying for position. Protest marches were held over the weekend in one hundred cities across the Russian Federation, the largest manifestation of political discontent in the country since...

    Senate votes overwhelmingly to admit Montenegro to NATO
    Mar29

    Senate votes overwhelmingly to admit Montenegro to NATO

    The Senate voted overwhelmingly on Tuesday to admit the small Balkan nation of Montenegro to the NATO military alliance, in what is seen as a crucial step in pushing back against Russian meddling in Eastern Europe.The vote, 97-2, now sends the defense treaty to President Donald Trump, whose top aides have expressed strong support for the move...

    Rand Paul blasts the Senate for voting to send ‘kids to war with no debate’
    Mar29

    Rand Paul blasts the Senate for voting to send ‘kids to war with no debate’

    The U.S. Senate voted 97-2 Monday to approve admitting the state of Montenegro into NATO, adding another country to the list of nations the United States is sworn to protect. The two senators who voted no were Republicans Mike Lee of Utah and Rand Paul of Kentucky. In a blistering 16-minute speech on the Senate floor before the vote, Paul...

    These are the key names that keep coming up in the Trump-Russia investigation
    Mar29

    These are the key names that keep coming up in the Trump-Russia investigation

    REUTERS/Kevin LamarqueWith news of business deals, undisclosed phone calls, and secret meetings coming to light daily, keeping up with the investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 election has been difficult. The Senate and House Intelligence Committees are conducting investigations (the latter of which has been called into...

    New Israelis Arrive From Ukraine on IFCJ ‘Freedom Flight’
    Mar29

    New Israelis Arrive From Ukraine on IFCJ ‘Freedom Flight’

    The start of a new life in Israel, “a strong and independent country,” is a rescue for olim from Ukraine. …read more Source: The Jewish...