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    Israeli Minister: Israel Betrayed at UN By Countries Where We Helped Stop Terror
    Dec29

    Israeli Minister: Israel Betrayed at UN By Countries Where We Helped Stop Terror

    TEL AVIV – A member of the Israeli cabinet on Wednesday slammed the countries that supported the anti-settlement resolution at the UN Security Council, saying that Israel was betrayed by the very nations that asked it for assistance in fighting terror. …read more Source:...

    Jewish immigration to Israel dips 13% overall despite a 10-year high from Russia
    Dec29

    Jewish immigration to Israel dips 13% overall despite a 10-year high from Russia

    (JTA) — Bucking a noticeable decrease in Jewish immigration to Israel this year, the number of Russian Jews who moved there 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 Israel, compared...

    Robert Reich: 7 Things Obama Should Do Before Trump Walks into the White House
    Dec29

    Robert Reich: 7 Things Obama Should Do Before Trump Walks into the White House

    Click here for reuse options! Obama could and should take these last stands. President-elect Donald Trump is accusing President Obama of putting up “roadblocks” to a smooth transition. In reality, I think President Obama has been too cooperative with Trump. In the waning days of his administration, I’d recommend Obama take the following...

    “We ought to get on with our lives”: Donald Trump breaks from President Obama’s retaliation plans for Russia hacking
    Dec29

    “We ought to get on with our lives”: Donald Trump breaks from President Obama’s retaliation plans for Russia hacking

    President-elect Donald Trump, left, accompanied by Trump Chief of Staff Reince Priebus, right, and Retired Gen. Michael Flynn, a senior adviser to Trump, center, speaks to members of the media at Mar-a-Lago, in Palm Beach, Fla., Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016. (Credit: AP) President Obama is planning on announcing a number of retaliatory measures...

    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.” During a visit to Lithuania, McCain said Thursday he doubts Russia’s efforts affected the U.S. electoral result. But...

    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:...

    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, 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

    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...