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    McCain calls for sanctions on Russia over election actions
    Dec29

    McCain calls for sanctions on Russia over election actions

    VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Sen. John McCain wants sanctions against Russia for its alleged attempt to influence the U.S. presidential election, adding that the country remains “a threat to the very fundamentals of democracy.” […] he and fellow Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham “will be urging increases in sanctions on Russia...

    Russia’s blueprint for political chaos: Alleged election hacks may just be part of Vladimir Putin’s grand game
    Dec29

    Russia’s blueprint for political chaos: Alleged election hacks may just be part of Vladimir Putin’s grand game

    (Credit: Getty/Adam Berry/omersukrugoksu) Many people are familiar with the alleged efforts of the Russian government to hack computer systems belonging to the Democratic National Committee and Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign. What is now becoming clear is that these apparent efforts are actually part of a much larger strategy to...

    McCain calls for sanctions on Russia over election actions
    Dec29

    McCain calls for sanctions on Russia over election actions

    Sen. John McCain wants sanctions against Russia for its alleged attempt to influence the U.S. presidential election, adding that the country remains “a threat to the very fundamentals of democracy.” … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    McCain calls for sanctions on Russia over election actions
    Dec29

    McCain calls for sanctions on Russia over election actions

    VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Sen. John McCain wants sanctions against Russia for its alleged attempt to influence the U.S. presidential election,… …read more Source:...

    McCain calls for sanctions on Russia over election actions
    Dec29

    McCain calls for sanctions on Russia over election actions

    VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Sen. John McCain wants sanctions against Russia for its alleged attempt to influence the U.S. presidential election, adding that the country remains "a threat to the very fundamentals of democracy."… …read more Source: Associated...

    McCain calls for sanctions on Russia over election actions
    Dec29

    McCain calls for sanctions on Russia over election actions

    Sen. John McCain wants sanctions against Russia for its alleged attempt to influence the U.S. presidential election, adding that the country remains “a threat to the very fundamentals of democracy.” … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Aliyah dips 13% overall despite reaching 10-year-high in Russia
    Dec29

    Aliyah dips 13% overall despite reaching 10-year-high in Russia

    (JTA) — Bucking a noticeable decrease in Jewish immigration to Israel this year, the number of Russian Jews who moved to the Jewish state has reached a 10-year record of 7,000 newcomers. Overall, some 27,000 people moved to Israel this year under its Law of Return for Jews and their relatives, or made aliyah, according to the Jewish Agency for...

    White House On Defense After Being Exposed as Architect of Anti-Israel U.N. Action
    Dec29

    White House On Defense After Being Exposed as Architect of Anti-Israel U.N. Action

    Senior Obama administration officials are scrambling to provide explanations after multiple reports, including in the Washington Free Beacon, identified the White House as being a chief architect of a recent United Nations resolution condemning the state of Israel, according to conversations with multiple former and current U.S. officials. On the...

    Ukrainians Reflect Bitterly On ‘Betrayed Hopes’ Of Euromaidan
    Dec29

    Ukrainians Reflect Bitterly On ‘Betrayed Hopes’ Of Euromaidan

    Former President Viktor Yanukovych might be in Russian exile, but many of Ukraine’s would-be revolutionaries say they are disillusioned by the lack of progress and complain that the country is now dangerously close to being rerouted from the European track set out by the uprising. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump Will Face a Cornucopia of Global Threats
    Dec29

    Trump Will Face a Cornucopia of Global Threats

    Paula J. Dobriansky Security, No major power beyond the United States appears committed to the international order’s maintenance. IN 2017, the global environment is more dangerous than at any time since the end of World War II and is beset by numerous unfolding regional and global crises. Several countries seek to overturn the existing...