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Trump Threatens Schiff Again By Baselessly Claiming That He Leaked Briefing Info

President Trump appeared to suggest in a Sunday afternoon tweet that Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) could face consequences over reports of  a classified intelligence briefing earlier this month warning House lawmakers of Russian interference in the 2020 presidential election. In his Sunday afternoon tweet, Trump baselessly claimed that Schiff leaked classified information from the briefing and warned that “someday he will be caught.” Somebody please tell incompetent (thanks for my high poll numbe...
Tags: News, Congress, Senate, White House, Russia, India, America, Dnc, Ukraine, Hillary Clinton, House, New York Times, Nevada, Bob, House Intelligence Committee, Bernie Sanders


Donald Trump pounces on reports Russia is seeking to help Bernie Sanders

* President claims Democrats are rigging process * Trump calls Russian meddling on his behalf ‘a rumor’ * Nevada: Democrats prepare to vote in most diverse state yetAs Democrats in Nevada went to the polls on Saturday, Donald Trump gleefully stirred the pot over reports that US intelligence believes Russia is trying to aid Bernie Sanders, the frontrunner for the nomination to face the president in November.In a tweet, Trump said: “Democrats in the Great State of Nevada (Which, because of the E...
Tags: Post, New York, News, Putin, Washington Post, Senate, White House, Germany, Russia, US, Joe Biden, Ukraine, Cnn, Green, Hillary Clinton, Hawaii


Former Ukraine Diplomat Marie Yovanovitch to Release Memoir

(NEW YORK) — Former Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch, the career diplomat who during the impeachment hearings of President Donald Trump offered a chilling account of alleged threats from Trump and his allies, has a book deal. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt confirmed Friday to The Associated Press that it had acquired Yovanovitch’s planned memoir, currently untitled. According to the publisher, the book will trace her long career, from Mogadishu, Somalia, to Kyiv and “finally back to Washi...
Tags: Books, New York, News, Washington, Uncategorized, America, Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Ukraine, Ap, Fbi, House, Associated Press, Biden, Giuliani, Donald Trump


Trump reportedly calls John Bolton a 'traitor' and wants to block his book

President said book shouldn’t be published before electionKey impeachment witness Marie Yovanovitch to release memoirJohn Bolton is “a traitor” and his book should not be published before the election in November, Donald Trump reportedly told aides and media figures.The president’s views on news of a book deal for Marie Yovanovitch, another key figure in the Ukraine scandal which led to Trump’s impeachment, were not immediately clear. Continue reading...
Tags: Books, World news, US foreign policy, US news, Ukraine, Culture, US politics, US national security, Donald Trump, Trump, John Bolton, Trump Administration, Marie Yovanovitch, Politics books, Trump Impeachment, memoirJohn Bolton


Protesters attack buses carrying Wuhan evacuees in Ukraine

Protesters attacked a convoy of buses carrying Ukrainian citizens and other nationals evacuated from the Chinese city of Wuhan, injuring nine police officers and one civilian on Thursday, the Ukrainian Ministry of Internal Affairs said.
Tags: Europe, News, Ukraine, Wuhan, Ministry of Internal Affairs


'Enemies of the people': Coronavirus evacuees endure hostile return to Ukraine

Julia Volok says some of her fellow passengers expected a warm welcome on their arrival in Ukraine after finally being evacuated from the epicenter of the coronavirus epidemic in China's Hubei province this week. Instead Volok, a 26-year-old Chinese-language student, and her fellow evacuees found their buses being pelted with projectiles by protesters on Thursday as they approached the sanatorium where they have started a mandatory two-week quarantine. Despite repeated reassurances from the g...
Tags: News, China, Ukraine, Hubei Province, Julia Volok, Volok


DOJ unease with Barr not just on Stone case

In recent months, as Attorney General William Barr stood on the sidelines of President Donald Trump's impeachment drama, he noted to associates how problematic the episode was for Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. As details about the President's dealing with Ukraine surfaced, Pompeo became engulfed in the drama, and Barr and associates remarked how damaging it was to Pompeo's reputation inside the State Department.
Tags: News, Ukraine, Stories, Donald Trump, Doj, Stone, Barr, Pompeo, Mike Pompeo, William Barr


Justice Department unease with Barr goes beyond Stone case

In recent months, as Attorney General William Barr stood on the sidelines of President Donald Trump's impeachment drama, he noted to associates how problematic the episode was for Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. As details about the President's dealing with Ukraine surfaced, Pompeo became engulfed in the drama, and Barr and associates remarked how damaging it was to Pompeo's reputation inside the State Department.
Tags: Ukraine, Cnn, Donald Trump, Justice Department, Stone, Barr, Pompeo, Mike Pompeo, William Barr


Marie Yovanovitch will write a book

Marie Yovanovitch, the former United States ambassador to Ukraine who was a key witness in the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, will author a book.
Tags: News, Ukraine, United States, Stories, Donald Trump, Marie Yovanovitch


Marie Yovanovitch will write book

Marie Yovanovitch, the former United States ambassador to Ukraine who was a key witness in the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, will author a book.
Tags: News, Ukraine, United States, Stories, Donald Trump, Marie Yovanovitch


Former ambassador Marie Yovanovitch to write book offering 'pointed reflections on the issues confronting America today'

Marie Yovanovitch, the former United States ambassador to Ukraine who was a key witness in the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, will author a book.
Tags: America, Ukraine, Cnn, United States, Donald Trump, Marie Yovanovitch


Coronavirus: window of containment 'narrowing' after Iran deaths, WHO warns

Virus is spreading in Middle East, with confirmed cases in Lebanon and IsraelFour Iranians have died after contracting the coronavirus, with health authorities warning the virus has spread to multiple cities, while Israel and Lebanon declared their first domestic cases as the deadly epidemic spreads across the Middle East.Asked on Friday if the new cases put the crisis at a tipping point, the World Health Organization director general, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, said the “window of opportunity ...
Tags: Europe, Israel, World news, Iran, Ukraine, Middle East and North Africa, Infectious Diseases, Italy, Middle East, Who, World Health Organization, Lebanon, Middle East Asked, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Giuseppe Conte, Coronavirus outbreak


Report: Ex-Nunes Aide Who Helped Smear Russia Probe Now Adviser To New Acting DNI

Kash Patel, Rep. Devin Nunes’ (R-CA) former top aide, is reportedly serving as an aide to acting Director of National Intelligence Richard Grenell. Politico reported that Patel began his new role on Thursday. He previously worked for the White House’s National Security Council after he had left Nunes’ office. As Nunes’ aide, Patel helped craft the infamous “Nunes memo” back when the California Republican was the chair of the House Intelligence Committee in early 2018. The memo, which aimed to...
Tags: News, California, White House, Russia, Joe Biden, Ukraine, House, National Security Council, House Intelligence Committee, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Director Of National Intelligence, Dni, Patel, NSC




A crowd in Ukraine threw bricks at buses carrying coronavirus evacuees from Wuhan to quarantine

The buses were attacked in Novi Sanzhary on Thursday night. Nobody on board has tested positive for the coronavirus — the quarantine is a precaution.
Tags: News, Ukraine, Wuhan


Protesters attack buses carrying Wuhan evacuees in Ukraine

Protesters attacked a convoy of buses carrying Ukrainian citizens and other nationals evacuated from the Chinese city of Wuhan, injuring nine police officers and one civilian on Thursday, the Ukrainian Ministry of Internal Affairs said.
Tags: Ukraine, Cnn, Wuhan, Ministry of Internal Affairs


Trump’s Fury at Intel Briefing Shows Putin’s Bet Keeps Paying Off

Intelligence officials warned House lawmakers last week that Russia is interfering in the 2020 campaign to try to get President Donald Trump re-elected, The New York Times and The Daily Beast report. During the briefing to the House Intelligence Committee, Trump’s Republican allies reportedly challenged the conclusions of the intelligence community, arguing that under Trump the U.S. has been tough on Russia and strengthened European security.Russians Think Triumphant Trump Is More Their Man Than...
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Coronavirus: Ukraine protesters attack buses carrying China evacuees

President Volodymyr Zelensky urged people to show solidarity and remember "we are all human".
Tags: News, China, Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelensky


Watchdog Group Calls For Criminal Probe Into Rudy Giuliani’s Ukraine Role

Engaging in a plan to hold up money approved by Congress to advance a partisan political agenda is illegal, CREW said.
Tags: News, Congress, Ukraine, Rudy Giuliani


Analysis: More of Trump's chaos vs. Sanders' radical change?

The latest in President Donald Trump's chaos: The New York Times reported Thursday that Trump edged out his acting Director of National Intelligence, Joseph Maguire, because Maguire briefed lawmakers on Capitol Hill about Russian meddling in the 2020 election. Reminder: Maguire took over the intelligence post last summer, just as the Ukraine scandal was erupting. At the time Trump called the longtime Navy SEAL an "excellent" choice. Now he's been replaced by Trump's ambassador to Germany, Richar...
Tags: News, Navy, Germany, Ukraine, New York Times, Stories, Capitol Hill, Donald Trump, Trump, Sanders, Maguire, Richard Grenell, National Intelligence Joseph Maguire


More of Trump's chaos vs. Sanders' radical change?

The latest in President Donald Trump's chaos: The New York Times reported Thursday that Trump edged out his acting Director of National Intelligence, Joseph Maguire, because Maguire briefed lawmakers on Capitol Hill about Russian meddling in the 2020 election. Reminder: Maguire took over the intelligence post last summer, just as the Ukraine scandal was erupting. At the time Trump called the longtime Navy SEAL an "excellent" choice. Now he's been replaced by Trump's ambassador to Germany, Richar...
Tags: Navy, Germany, Ukraine, Cnn, New York Times, Capitol Hill, Donald Trump, Trump, Sanders, Maguire, Richard Grenell, National Intelligence Joseph Maguire


Trump’s Latest Intelligence Meltdown Isn’t About the Facts. It’s About The Truth.

Earlier this month, FBI Director Christopher Wray said in public testimony that Russia was meddling in the 2020 election. So how to explain President Donald Trump’s decision to fire Acting Director of National Intelligence Adm. Joseph Maguire after Maguire defended a subordinate who had briefed Congress on much the same thing? One important difference provides the answer. Maguire’s aide, Shelby Pierson, who heads the DNI’s election security unit, told the House Intelligence Committee last w...
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Coronavirus: Ukraine protesters attack buses carrying China evacuees

President Volodymyr Zelensky urged people to show solidarity and remember "we are all human".
Tags: News, China, Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelensky


Ukraine: violent clashes as locals hurl stones at coronavirus evacuees' bus

Residents of Novi Sanzhary clash with police over nearby quarantine site, intended to host 70 people evacuated from ChinaUkraine’s effort to quarantine more than 70 people evacuated from China over the new virus outbreak was plunged into chaos on Thursday as local residents hurled stones at buses carrying the evacuees and engaged in violent clashes with police.The vehicles were finally able to reach the designated place of quarantine after hours of clashes. The masked evacuees, exhausted by the ...
Tags: Europe, China, World news, Ukraine, Infectious Diseases, Coronavirus outbreak


Ukrainians Hurl Stones at China Evacuees En Route to Quarantine Amid Coronavirus Fears

(NOVI SANZHARY, Ukraine) — Ukraine’s effort to quarantine more than 70 people evacuated from China over the new virus outbreak plunged into chaos Thursday as local residents opposing the move hurled stones at the evacuees and engaged in violent clashes with police. Buses carrying evacuees were finally able to reach the designated place of quarantine after hours of clashes. The masked evacuees, exhausted by the long journey, were peeking through bus windows as they drove slowly under a heavy...
Tags: Japan, News, China, Russia, Uncategorized, Ukraine, Moscow, Slovenia, Argentina, Tokyo, Siberia, Kazakhstan, Wuhan, Arsen Avakov, Avakov, National Guard


Why Richard Grenell Is Such A ‘Dangerous’ Pick For Acting DNI

President Trump’s decision to name Richard Grenell to lead the country’s intelligence community raises a staggering array of questions, ranging from the staunch Trump loyalist’s preparedness for the job to his oversight of whistleblowers past and future. Grenell, a vocal Trump loyalist who is currently the ambassador to Germany, brings to the job of acting Director of National Intelligence years of experience aggravating the German government coupled with a background in strategic communicati...
Tags: News, Senate, Germany, Russia, Ukraine, Gop, House, National Security Council, Cia, Intelligence Community, Meyer, Trump, Dni, Hill, National Intelligence, Oval Office


'Sandworm' hacking group linked to Russian GRU's Main Center for Special Technology, says U.S.

• U.S. State Department blames Russia for cyberattacks that hit neighboring Georgia in October 2019 • By identifying Russia's digital assaults on neighbors, US hopes to raise awareness of ongoing GRU attacks on US Andy Greenberg at WIRED reports today on a State Department announcement that identifies Russia as having been responsible for online military attacks against its neighboring nation, Goergia, last October. From the WIRED story: For more than a decade, Russian hackers have torment...
Tags: Security, Post, Politics, Elections, Technology, News, Internet, Russia, US, Georgia, Ukraine, West, 2020, Hackers, National Security, State Department


Bolton Says His Testimony Would Have Made ‘No Difference’ in Impeachment Trial

Former White House national security adviser John Bolton on Wednesday defended his decision not to discuss alleged details from his upcoming book which Democrats believed would be pertinent to the impeachment of President Trump.Bolton made his remarks at an event at Vanderbilt University, where he shared the stage with his predecessor from the Obama administration, Susan Rice. Audio of the remarks was obtained by ABC News."It's inconceivable to me that if I had firsthand knowledge of a gross...
Tags: News, Obama, Senate, White House, Ukraine, House, New York Times, Susan Rice, The Times, Bolton, Abc News, Joe, Rice, Trump, Vanderbilt University, John Bolton


Susan Rice shamed John Bolton for sitting on his impeachment testimony. Bolton said it wouldn't have mattered.

It was a moderately tough crowd for former National Security Adviser John Bolton at Nashville's Vanderbilt University on Wednesday night, with the students audibly skeptical of his rationale for declining to tell Congress what he knew about President Trump and Ukraine during Trump's impeachment proceedings. And the audience cheered Bolton's co-panelist and fellow former national security adviser, Susan Rice, when she called him out on it.Bolton said he was surprised Senate Republican...
Tags: News, Congress, Senate, White House, America, Ukraine, House, Susan Rice, Nashville, Bolton, Rice, Trump, Vanderbilt University, John Bolton, Mike Bloomberg, Baby Yoda


Fearing infection, residents protest coronavirus evacuees landing in Ukraine

Residents in central Ukraine protested the arrival of a plane carrying evacuees from China's Hubei province on Thursday, fearing they could be infected with the coronavirus despite authorities insisting there was no danger. The protest prompted President Volodymyr Zelenskiy to issue a statement reassuring Ukrainians that there was no danger, that the authorities had done everything possible to make sure the virus would not spread to Ukraine. In addition to 45 Ukrainians, there were 27 citizens...
Tags: News, China, Ukraine, Argentina, Hubei Province, Volodymyr Zelenskiy



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