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    Saakashvili’s Options Limited After Losing Ukrainian Citizenship 
    Jul28

    Saakashvili’s Options Limited After Losing Ukrainian Citizenship 

    What’s next for Mikheil Saakashvili — the former Georgian president who is now effectively stateless after being stripped of his Ukrainian citizenship? …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia orders cut in US diplomats in reaction to sanctions
    Jul28

    Russia orders cut in US diplomats in reaction to sanctions

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s Foreign Ministry on Friday ordered a reduction in the number of U.S. diplomats in Russia and said it was closing down a U.S. recreation retreat in response to fresh sanctions against Russia. The U.S. Senate approved a new package of stiff financial sanctions Friday against Russia, Iran and North Korea and sent it to...

    Ukrainian Inventor Builds Wooden “Robots”
    Jul28

    Ukrainian Inventor Builds Wooden “Robots”

    Ukrainian Dmitry Balandin operates a construction crane for a living. And for fun, he builds elaborate robot-like models out of hundreds of wooden parts. (Reuters) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Fishermen’s Brexit and the Next Moon Landing: The Week in Global-Affairs Writing
    Jul28

    Fishermen’s Brexit and the Next Moon Landing: The Week in Global-Affairs Writing

    Shifting Current Matthew Bremner | Roads & Kingdoms“There are now only 4,000 active fishermen in Scotland, down from 8,000 in 1970. Since 1996, the size of the Scottish fleet has been reduced by more than 219 boats, and where there were once 20 flourishing harbors scattered across its coast, there are now only three. The problem, fishermen...

    4 House Republicans Seek Answers on FBI Probe of Clinton Email
    Jul28

    4 House Republicans Seek Answers on FBI Probe of Clinton Email

    As President Donald Trump calls for the Justice Department to probe the actions of his vanquished opponent, Hillary Clinton, four Republicans on the House Judiciary Committee want another look at the FBI’s investigation of the Clinton email scandal. The four Republican lawmakers–Florida’s Matt Gaetz, Arizona’s Andy Biggs,...

    Ukraine’s President Sidelines Opponent by Stripping His Citizenship
    Jul27

    Ukraine’s President Sidelines Opponent by Stripping His Citizenship

    Mikheil Saakashvili, a former Georgian president who moved to Ukraine to help fight corruption, went from being President Petro O. Poroshenko’s ally to his opponent. …read more Source: The New York...

    Don’t just fear the power-grid hack. Fear how little the U.S. knows about it
    Jul27

    Don’t just fear the power-grid hack. Fear how little the U.S. knows about it

    The robust and agressive takedown of part of Ukraine’s power grid by hackers served as a wakeup call for cyber experts and exposed just how much America does not know … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Don’t just fear the power-grid hack. Fear how little the U.S. knows about it
    Jul27

    Don’t just fear the power-grid hack. Fear how little the U.S. knows about it

    The robust and agressive takedown of part of Ukraine’s power grid by hackers served as a wakeup call for cyber experts and exposed just how much America does not know … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Don’t just fear the power-grid hack. Fear how little the U.S. knows about it
    Jul27

    Don’t just fear the power-grid hack. Fear how little the U.S. knows about it

    The robust and agressive takedown of part of Ukraine’s power grid by hackers served as a wakeup call for cyber experts and exposed just how much America does not know … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Check This Out
    Jul27

    Check This Out

    Over recent months I’ve been telling you about various changes we’re making at TPM, expanding our team with the changes made possible with our membership program, setting up our new Investigations Desk and a bunch more. What I wanted with the Investigations Desk was to add a stable of new reporters who could dramatically increase our...