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Russian Cyberpunk Farm

"They say that Russia is a technically backward country, there are no roads, robotics do not develop, rockets do not fly, and mail goes too long. It's a bullshit." Video. (Written and directed by: Sergey Vasiliev Acting: Sergei Chikhachev Olga Zhevakina)
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Ex-CIA director: Trump has exceeded ability of Russians to influence minds

Former CIA Director John Brennan compares President Donald Trump's disinformation campaign with similar tactics used by Russia to influence the American people.
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Ex-CIA director: Trump has exceeded Russia's ability to influence minds

Former CIA Director John Brennan compares President Donald Trump's disinformation campaign with similar tactics used by Russia to influence the American people.
Tags: News, Russia, Stories, Cia, Donald Trump, John Brennan, Trump


Australian politics live: Chinese foreign ministry condemns 'murder' of Afghan civilians by Australian soldiers

China ‘shocked’ by Brereton report’s findings; Daniel Andrews announces department of health to be split; NSW reaches 23rd day in a row with no new infections; PM remains at the Lodge after trip to Japan. Follow the latestFollow our global live blogAustralia’s restrictions explained: state by state 1.17am GMT After the news that Russia had raised concerns about Australian special forces’ actions in Afghanistan, China too is speaking up over the findings of the Brereton report.Zhao Lijian, a ...
Tags: Health, Energy, Japan, Abc, China, Russia, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, New South Wales, Australian military, Victoria, Labor party, Australian Greens, Melbourne, Liberal party


Canada: Using Patents To Best Protect Antibody-based Drugs In Russia - Gowling WLG

Antibody-based drugs are among the widest selling in the world. They are being used to treat a expanding range of conditions and their significance and value in treating cancer continues
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Ex-Trump campaign adviser Carter Page sues FBI, Comey, McCabe and others for $75M over Russia probe surveillance

Earlier this year, the Justice Department found it had "insufficient" cause to wiretap Page during its probe into Russian election interference.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Russia, Usa Today, Justice Department, Trump, FBI Comey McCabe


Khachaturyan sisters: A murder trial that shocked Russia

The case of the three Khachaturyan sisters accused of killing their father sent shockwaves through Russia.
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Alina Gorlova Explores the Cyclical Nature of War in ‘This Rain Will Never Stop’

Kiev-based Alina Gorlova vividly remembers the first time she saw the disputed region of Donbass, in the east of Ukraine and to the southwest of Russia. “I saw this nature in black-and-white,” she says, “because there was a lot of slag heaps in these industrial landscapes.” A graduate of the Karpenko-Kary Kyiv National University of […]
Tags: News, Russia, Global, Ukraine, Kiev, Donbass, IDFA, Alina Gorlova, Karpenko Kary Kyiv National University of


Iran's top diplomat says there are 'serious indications' Israel was involved in the reported assassination of a top nuclear scientist near Tehran

Russia's FM Lavrov meets with Iran's FM Zarif in Moscow Reuters Iran's top diplomat, Javad Zarif, on Friday suggested Israel was involved in the reported assassination of a top nuclear scientist.  Iranian media on Friday reported that nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh was assassinated in a small city not far from Iran's capital, Tehran. "Terrorists murdered an eminent Iranian scientist today. This cowardice — with serious indications of Israeli role —shows desperate warmongering...
Tags: Politics, News, Washington, Russia, Israel, Trends, Eu, Iran, Moscow, Tehran, Irgc, Lavrov, Javad Zarif, Reuters Iran, Zarif, Revolutionary Guard Corps IRGC


Alexei Navalny calls for EU sanctions on Russian oligarchs

Opposition leader urges MEPs to target Roman Abramovich, Alisher Usmanov and othersThe Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has called on the EU to impose sanctions on Kremlin-linked Russian oligarchs including the Chelsea football club owner Roman Abramovich, calling Vladimir Putin and his entourage “a bunch of criminals who temporarily took over power” in the country.Navalny was one of four Russian opposition politicians to address the European parliament’s foreign affairs committee on Fri...
Tags: Europe, Business, Vladimir Putin, Germany, Russia, Eu, European Union, World news, Chelsea, Roman Abramovich, Kremlin, Alisher Usmanov, Alexei Navalny, Navalny, Roman Abramovich Alisher Usmanov


‘Garage People’ Director Natalija Yefimkina Enters the Secret World of Russia’s Man-Caves

Inspiration can strike at any time, but for first-time director Natalija Yefimkina it came from an unlikely source. “In the garage, I found everything,” says the 37-year-old, a Russian-speaking Ukrainian now based in Germany. Presented in IDFA’s Best of Fests strand, following its debut at the Berlin Film Festival and more recent AFM screening, her […]
Tags: News, Germany, Russia, Global, IDFA, Natalija Yefimkina


Revealed: UN Sudan expert's links to Russian oligarch Prigozhin

Exclusive: documents show links between academic and oligarch placed under US sanctionsLeaked documents show links between an academic serving on a United Nations expert panel on Sudan, and Yevgeny Prigozhin, the Russian oligarch under US sanctions who has led Russia’s recent push into Africa.According to the US, Prigozhin runs the Wagner group, which has sent mercenaries to countries including Sudan, Libya and the Central African Republic (CAR), and is also behind a notorious internet troll fac...
Tags: Europe, Russia, Africa, US, World news, Middle East and North Africa, United Nations, Sudan, Donald Trump, Wagner, Central African Republic CAR, Sudan Libya, Prigozhin, Yevgeny Prigozhin, UN Sudan


Yes, Trump can pardon himself — but it's a risky move that won't protect him from all prosecutions he could face

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump pardoning a turkey named Corn in the White House Rose Garden on November 24, 2020. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images There is growing speculation that President Donald Trump could decide to issue himself a presidential pardon before leaving office in January, as a way to shield himself from future prosecution. On Wednesday, Trump from GOP Rep. Matt Gaetz, which said that the president should pardon "everyone from himself, to his admin, to J...
Tags: Politics, Supreme Court, Washington Post, Russia, US, Trends, Cnn, Analysis, Fbi, Gop, United States, Harvard University, News UK, Manhattan, Vox, Donald Trump


Xi Jinping calls to congratulate Joe Biden on election win

Chinese president told future counterpart he hoped two countries would ‘uphold sprit of non-conflict, focus on cooperation’The Chinese president, Xi Jinping, has congratulated Joe Biden on winning the US election, leaving just a handful of world leaders, including Russia’s Vladimir Putin, who have not recognised Biden’s win.Chinese state media said that in a phone call Xi told Biden he hoped the two countries would “uphold the spirit of non-conflict, non-confrontation, mutual respect and win-win...
Tags: Vladimir Putin, China, Russia, US, World news, Joe Biden, US news, Asia Pacific, Xi Jinping, Biden, Xi, China US


Trump Announces Pardon For Mike Flynn

President Donald Trump on Wednesday announced his pardon of his former National Security advisor Michael Flynn, who pleaded guilty in 2017 to lying to the FBI about his Russian contacts. Trump himself had fired Flynn from the White House, ostensibly for misleading administration officials about the communications as well. It is my Great Honor to announce that General Michael T. Flynn has been granted a Full Pardon. Congratulations to @GenFlynn and his wonderful family, I know you will now have ...
Tags: News, Obama, Congress, White House, Russia, Fbi, National Security, Donald Trump, Doj, Justice Department, Trump, Tierney Sneed, Sidney Powell, Flynn, Roger Stone, Powell


Trump Pardons Former Adviser Michael Flynn, Who Pleaded Guilty In Russia Probe

The onetime national security adviser later tried to withdraw his plea to lying to the FBI.
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Trump pardons former national security advisor Michael Flynn

George Frey/Getty Images President Donald Trump has pardoned former national security advisor Michael Flynn. "It is my Great Honor to announce that General Michael T. Flynn has been granted a Full Pardon. Congratulations to @GenFlynn and his wonderful family, I know you will now have a truly fantastic Thanksgiving!" Trump tweeted on Wednesday. Flynn pleaded guilty in December 2017 to one count of lying to the FBI about his communications with Sergey Kislyak, then Russia's ambassador to th...
Tags: Politics, News, Obama, Washington Post, Politico, Russia, US, Trends, Fbi, Donald Trump, Pardon, Doj, Justice Department, Trump, Sidney Powell, Flynn


Mueller prosecutor Andrew Weissmann says Trump should be investigated and potentially charged with federal crimes after leaving office

Andrew Weissmann. Associated Press/Pat Sullivan Andrew Weissmann, who was a prosecutor on the special counsel Robert Mueller's team, said President Donald Trump should be investigated and, if warranted, prosecuted for federal crimes after leaving the White House. "Mr. Trump's criminal exposure is clear," Weissmann wrote in a New York Times op-ed article, adding that Mueller's team gathered "ample evidence" that Trump obstructed justice in the Russia investigation. Weissmann also said two i...
Tags: Politics, New York, News, Congress, White House, Russia, US, Trends, Atlantic, New York Times, Manhattan, State Department, Donald Trump, Senate Intelligence Committee, Justice Department, Trump


Mueller prosecutor Andrew Weissmann says Trump should be investigated and charged with potential federal crimes after leaving office

Andrew Weissmann. Associated Press/Pat Sullivan Andrew Weissmann, a former prosecutor on the special counsel Robert Mueller's team, said President Donald Trump should be investigated and, if warranted, prosecuted for federal crimes after leaving the White House. "Mr. Trump's criminal exposure is clear," Weissmann wrote in a New York Times op-ed, adding that Mueller's team gathered "ample evidence" to show Trump obstructed justice in the Russia investigation. Weissmann also said that two Ne...
Tags: Politics, New York, News, Congress, White House, Russia, US, Trends, Atlantic, New York Times, Manhattan, State Department, Donald Trump, Doj, Senate Intelligence Committee, Trump


Politics live updates: China's President Xi congratulates Joe Biden, Russia's Putin still a holdout

Chinese President's Xi Jinping on Wednesday congratulated Joe Biden on his election win, among the last world leaders to do so.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Putin, China, Russia, Joe Biden, Xi Jinping, Usa Today


Russia is offering its experimental COVID-19 vaccine to other countries, but Putin won't take it until it's formally approved

Vladimir Putin attends the G20 summit hosted by Saudi Arabia via video conference on Nov. 21, 2020. Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via The Associated Press Russia has been hailing its trial coronavirus vaccine for months, but the Kremlin says President Vladimir Putin won't take it yet. "The president cannot use an uncertified vaccine," Dmitri Peskov, the Kremlin spokesman, said Wednesday. Russia gave "Sputnik V" emergency-use authorization on August 11 and has been giving it ...
Tags: Politics, Putin, Vladimir Putin, Saudi Arabia, Russia, Trends, G20, Ap, Cnn, Healthcare, News UK, Moscow, Astrazeneca, Pfizer, Kremlin, Times


Putin still hasn't taken Russia's vaccine, months after his daughter did

Russian President Vladimir Putin hasn't been vaccinated against the coronavirus yet, months after he announced his country's Sputnik V as the "world's first" approved Covid-19 vaccine and said his own daughter had taken it.
Tags: Europe, News, Putin, Vladimir Putin, Russia


'Leave Nato': Justin Trudeau pranked by Russian duo posing as Greta Thunberg

Vovan and Lexus strike again, urging Canadian prime minister to introduce them to South Park characters Terrance and PhillipRussian comedians Vovan and Lexus have struck again, this time pranking Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau in a phone call during which he believed he was talking to climate change activist Greta Thunberg.Vladimir Kuznetsov and Alexey Stolyarov, who call themselves Vovan and Lexus, released a recording of the phone call this week, in which they counsel Trudeau about wor...
Tags: South Park, Russia, World news, Canada, Lexus, Justin Trudeau, Trudeau, Terrance, Vovan, Greta Thunberg, Alexey Stolyarov, Greta Thunberg Vladimir Kuznetsov


Russia 'threatened to ram' US ship in Sea of Japan

Moscow accuses an American destroyer of entering its waters, but the US denies its vessel was expelled.
Tags: News, Russia, US, Moscow, Sea of Japan


Fox News settled a lawsuit with Seth Rich's parents, who sued the network after it spread conspiracy theories about the Democratic staffer who was shot and killed in 2016

Mary Rich and her husband, Joel Rich hold a photo of their son in their home in Omaha, Nebraska, on January 11, 2017. Matt Miller for The Washington Post via Getty Images Fox News has settled a lawsuit brought by the parents of Seth Rich, a Democratic National Committee staffer who was killed in July 2016. The network and several of its personalities floated the baseless conspiracy theory that Rich may have been murdered in retribution for sharing internal DNC emails with Wikileaks. Police...
Tags: Politics, Lawsuit, New York, News, Media, Washington Post, White House, Russia, Dnc, Trends, Fox, Washington Dc, Wheeler, Fox News, Wikileaks, Donald Trump


Trump loyalist put in top Pentagon post after purge 2 weeks ago now leads transition to incoming Biden administration

Kashyap "Kash" Pramod Patel listens as U.S. President Donald Trump makes a statement. Alex Wong/Getty Images The Pentagon has officially started the transition process, but there are questions about the man in charge. The senior defense official leading the Pentagon transition is Kash Patel, a man widely seen as a Trump loyalist who was installed at the Pentagon following a leadership purge earlier this month. Unlike his predecessor, who was perhaps more equipped to handle the transition p...
Tags: Politics, News, Russia, Defense, America, Trends, Department Of Defense, Joe Biden, Ukraine, Transition, General Services Administration, Pentagon, National Security Council, Chris Miller, Biden, Donald Trump


Biden's foreign policy will be 'day and night' from Trump's but he faces massive challenges, veteran diplomats warn

France's President Emmanuel Macron and Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel look at President Donald Trump during a family photo opportunity at the NATO leaders summit in Watford, Britain December 4, 2019. Christian Hartmann/Reuters President-elect Joe Biden's approach to foreign policy will be a clear break from President Donald Trump's "America First" approach that's isolated the US globally. "There will be message control and discipline. You're not going to have daily, sometimes h...
Tags: Politics, News, Maryland, Obama, Congress, Washington Post, Washington, France, Saudi Arabia, China, Germany, Angela Merkel, Russia, Israel, US, America


‘America Is Back’: Biden Highlights His Diverse Group Of Foreign Policy And Nat Sec Picks

President-elect Joe Biden on Tuesday at least implicitly rebuked President Trump’s “America First” attitude as the former VP introduced his first Cabinet and administration picks for national security and foreign policy positions. In emphasizing the importance of America working with its allies, Biden highlighted his personal connections to each of his cabinet picks, as well as the diversity of his selections. America is back. — Joe Biden (@JoeBiden) November 24, 2020 The President-elect tou...
Tags: News, Minnesota, Russia, America, Joe Biden, Hungary, United States, Paris, United Nations, Poland, Un, Homeland Security, National Security Council, State Department, John Kerry, Louisiana


Putin still hasn't taken Russia's vaccine, months after his daughter did

Russian President Vladimir Putin hasn't been vaccinated against the coronavirus yet, months after he announced his country's Sputnik V as the "world's first" approved Covid-19 vaccine and said his own daughter had taken it.
Tags: Putin, Vladimir Putin, Russia, Cnn


US warship warned by Russian ship after challenging claims in Sea of Japan

The US Navy challenged what it called Russia's "excessive maritime claims" to waters in the Sea of Japan Tuesday, sailing a warship into an area claimed by Moscow, an act that drew a warning from a Russian ship.
Tags: Russia, US, Cnn, Moscow, US Navy, Sea of Japan



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