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Mike Pompeo warns Russia not to meddle in 2020 US election

Donald Trump’s secretary of state has warned Russia not to meddle in the 2020 US presidential election after face-to-face talks with Vladimir Putin. Mike Pompeo made the remarks while sitting alongside Sergei Lavrov, the Russian foreign minister, at a joint press conference in the Black Sea resort of Sochi. Mr Pompeo, who met with both Mr Putin, the Russian president, and Mr Lavrov during his visit, said: “Interference in American elections in unacceptable.  "If Russia engaged in that in 2020, i...
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On Visit To Russia, Pompeo Says 'We Would Not Tolerate' Interference In 2020 Election

"If the Russians were to engage in that in 2020, it would put our relationship in an even worse place than it has been," Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said.(Image credit: Pavel Golovkin/AFP/Getty Images)
Tags: News, Russia, State, Pompeo, Pavel Golovkin, Mike Pompeo

US government 'spied' on Donald Trump's 2016 election campaign, attorney general says

Donald Trump’s 2016 election campaign was spied on by the US government, the country’s attorney general said on Wednesday, as he vowed to investigate whether rules were broken in the process.  William Barr, who took up the job in February, said he would look at how the FBI and US intelligence agencies set up the Trump-Russia probe before the 2016 presidential election.  “Spying did occur”, Mr Barr said during a hearing on Capitol Hill, noting at another point that “spying on a political campaign...
Tags: News, Washington, Russia, US, Fbi, Senate Appropriations Committee, Capitol Hill, House Intelligence Committee, Donald Trump, Cambridge University, Doj, Trump, Adam Schiff, Mueller, Barr, Schiff

A Dark View Of Russia From U.S. NATO Commander

Army Gen. Curtis Scaparrotti warns Russia's objective is to "undermine NATO solidarity and fracture the rules-based international order." His rhetoric is much harsher than President Trump's.(Image credit: Pavel Golovkin/AP)
Tags: News, Russia, Nato, Trump, Pavel Golovkin, Army Gen, Curtis Scaparrotti

Vladimir Putin says Russia will target US if it places missiles in Europe

Vladimir Putin has said Russia will target the US with new nuclear weapons if it deploys missiles to Europe following the demise of a major arms control treaty. In an annual speech to the federal assembly, the Russian leader on Wednesday accused Washington of planning to deploy intermediate-range missiles to the continent following its withdrawal from a bilateral agreement banning those weapons. This would put the missiles within a 10-minute flight from Moscow, creating a serious threat to Russi...
Tags: Europe, News, Putin, Vladimir Putin, Washington, Russia, US, United States, Ronald Reagan, Poland, Moscow, Romania, Donald Trump, Mikhail Gorbachev, John Bolton, United States Russia

Russia Intelligence Seeks To Extend Detention Of Ex-U.S. Marine Accused Of Spying

Michigan resident Paul Whelan has been held in a Russian prison since he was arrested in December on suspicion of spying. His family says he was just attending a friend's wedding in Moscow.(Image credit: Pavel Golovkin/AP)
Tags: News, Russia, Michigan, Pavel Golovkin, Paul Whelan, Moscow Image

Third Suspect In Poisoning Of Former Russian Spy Named By Investigative Group

The suspect is a high ranking officer in Russia's military intelligence agency, Bellingcat says. The group accuses the Russian government of expunging documents to conceal the man's identity.(Image credit: Pavel Golovkin/AP)
Tags: News, Russia, Bellingcat, Pavel Golovkin, Investigative Group

Rand Paul Goes To Russia And Delivers Letter For Trump, Marking Our Era Of Irony

For those who take their cues directly from Trump, all tales of Russian influence and interference are distractions that border on being a conspiracy against the Trump regime.(Image credit: Pavel Golovkin/AP)
Tags: News, Russia, Rand Paul, Trump, Pavel Golovkin

Is it Still Springtime For Putin And Republicans?

For those who take their cues directly from Trump, all tales of Russian influence and interference are distractions that border on being a conspiracy against the Trump regime.(Image credit: Pavel Golovkin/AP)
Tags: News, Putin, Trump, Pavel Golovkin

Is It Springtime For Putin And Republicans?

If maintaining the current Republican hold on the White House and Congress means justifying and defending Donald Trump and his connections to Moscow, then that is the party's mission for today.(Image credit: Pavel Golovkin/AP)
Tags: News, Putin, Congress, White House, Moscow, Donald Trump, Pavel Golovkin

3 Russian Journalists Killed While Probing Reports Of Mercenaries In Africa

Their vehicle was ambushed in the Central African Republic on Monday. They were hoping to shed light on reports of a private Russian military company fighting in the country.(Image credit: Pavel Golovkin/AP)
Tags: News, Africa, Central African Republic, Pavel Golovkin

World Cup Group B preview: Iran, Morocco, Portugal, Spain

Iran’s Masoud Shojaei, second left, trains with his teammates during a training session of Iran at the 2018 soccer World Cup in Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, June 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar) Iran’s national football team Head coach Carlos Queiroz speaks his players during a training session of Iran at the 2018 soccer World Cup in Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, June 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds Germany national soccer team leave the plane ...
Tags: Asia, South Korea, England, Greece, Mexico, France, Saudi Arabia, Germany, Russia, Sports, Spain, Sport, Barcelona, Iran, Syria, Ajax

2018 FIFA World Cup schedule with times, dates, TV info

Germany national soccer team leave the plane upon their landing at the Vnukovo international airport, outside Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, June 12, 2018. The 21st World Cup begins on Thursday, June 14, 2018, when host Russia takes on Saudi Arabia. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko) In this June 12, 2018 photo, Peruvian fans Jose Jimenez, second left, his childhood friend Jorge Oxa, left, Oxa’s father Rolando Ubillus, center, and two friends pose for a photo at the Moscow Airport, Russia, while w...
Tags: South Korea, Japan, England, Sweden, Australia, Mexico, France, Saudi Arabia, Germany, Russia, Nigeria, Sports, Senegal, Spain, Sport, Iran

Putin's 'unlimited range' nuclear missile crashed after 22 miles, US intelligence sources claim

The Kremlin has denied US claims that Russia's nuclear-powered cruise missile with “unlimited” range crashed after only 22 miles.  The weapon was one of a range of “invincible” nuclear arms announced by Vladimir Putin during a speech in March.  “Since its range is unlimited, it can manoeuvre as long as you want,” Mr Putin said. “For now, no one in the world has anything like this.” But sources with direct knowledge of a US intelligence report told CNBC that four tests of the missile between...
Tags: Florida, News, Putin, Vladimir Putin, Russia, US, Cnn, Poland, Moscow, Romania, Kremlin, Donald Trump, Cnbc, Red Square, Strangelove, Dmitry Peskov

The Russia Investigations: Another Oligarch Becomes Embroiled In The Imbroglio

Enter Viktor Vekselberg, the latest character to have a role in the Russia narrative. And how did information associated with Michael Cohen's banking records fall into Michael Avenatti's hands?(Image credit: Pavel Golovkin/AP)
Tags: News, Russia, Viktor Vekselberg, Michael Cohen, Pavel Golovkin, Michael Avenatti

Russia accuses Britain of staging Syria chemical weapons attack

Russia's defence ministry has accused Britain of staging the chemical weapons attack that killed more than 40 people in the Syrian town of Douma on Saturday.   Maj Gen Igor Konashenkov, a military spokesman, said the Russian Army had "proof that testifies to the direct participation of Britain in the organising of this provocation in Eastern Ghouta." Speaking at a briefing in Moscow on Friday, he claimed that Britain ordered the White Helmets, the volunteer rescue service who act as first r...
Tags: UK, News, Putin, France, Scotland, Russia, US, European Union, Syria, West, Britain, United States, United Kingdom, Crimea, Moscow, Assad

60 U.S. Diplomats Leave Russian Posts, Expelled Over Skripal Poisoning Row

The Americans include 58 employees of the U.S. embassy in Moscow and two staff members of the Consulate General in the Ural city of Yekaterinburg.(Image credit: Pavel Golovkin/AP)
Tags: News, Moscow, Ural, Pavel Golovkin, Yekaterinburg Image

Scores of Russian diplomats set to be expelled after EU leaders agree Russia 'highly likely' to have carried out Salisbury attack

Scores of Russian diplomats look set to be expelled from European capitals as ten EU countries indicated they were preparing to follow Theresa May's lead in the wake of the Salisbury attacks. France, Poland, Ireland, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Lithuania, Latvia, Denmark, Estonia and the Netherlands are all in discussions about deporting suspected spies after Theresa May shared intelligence about the nerve agent attack at a meeting of the European Council. Germany's Chancellor, Angela...
Tags: UK, London, News, Putin, Vladimir Putin, Germany, Angela Merkel, Russia, Eu, European Union, Ireland, Theresa May, Nato, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Poland

Russia Expels 23 U.K. Diplomats In Retaliatory Move

Earlier this week, U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May said 23 Russian diplomats would be expelled for a poisoning with a nerve agent in the U.K. Russia said it would respond to any "unfriendly actions."(Image credit: Pavel Golovkin/AP)
Tags: News, Russia, Theresa May, Pavel Golovkin

Russia's Olympic Committee Reinstated After Doping Scandal

The International Olympic Committee says remaining test results from Russians who competed at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics have come back negative. 168 Russians took part as neutral athletes.(Image credit: Pavel Golovkin/AP)
Tags: News, Russia, International Olympic Committee, Pyeongchang, Pavel Golovkin

Why Saudi Arabia Is Suddenly Shaking Up Its Military

The kingdom replaced top military brass, opened armed forces jobs to women and promoted a woman to a senior Labor Ministry post in a series of rare steps in the ultraconservative kingdom. (Image credit: Pavel Golovkin/AP)
Tags: News, Pavel Golovkin, Labor Ministry

Wednesday’s Photos of the Day and Viral Videos

President Donald Trump gestures as he finishes his first State of the Union address in the House chamber of the U.S. Capitol to a joint session of Congress Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018 in Washington, as Vice President Mike Pence and House Speaker Paul Ryan applaud. (Win McNamee/Pool via AP) Swiss tennis player Roger Federer carries the Australian Open trophy and greets fans during his arrival at Zurich Airport, in Kloten, Switzerland, Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018. Federer won the men’s singles final again...
Tags: Photos, Hong Kong, News, Greece, Congress, Washington, France, Boston, Uncategorized, Spain, Sport, Ap, Soccer, House, Paris, Macedonia

Thursday’s Photos of the Day and Viral Videos

Alexia Paganini of Switzerland skates her short program at the European figure skating championships in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin) In this photo released by China’s Xinhua News Agency, skyscrapers are shrouded in fog in Hefei in eastern China’s Anhui province, Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018. A weather system brought heavy fog to parts of eastern China on Wednesday. (Guo Chen/Xinhua via AP) A crane lifts a Boeing 737-800 of Turkey’s Pegasus Airlines from a slo...
Tags: Photos, News, Putin, Vladimir Putin, Washington, China, Germany, Russia, India, Atlanta, Spain, Sport, Turkey, Syria, Ap, Soccer

Monday’s Photos of the Day and Viral Videos

  Actor Allison Janney (C) attends the 2018 InStyle and Warner Bros. 75th Annual Golden Globe Awards Post-Party at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 7, 2018 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images for InStyle) Marvin Musquin (25) does a heel-clicker as he celebrates his season opening round win at the Monster Energy AMA Supercross Saturday night January 6, 2017 at Angel Stadium in Anaheim. (Photo by Will Lester-Inland Valley Daily Bulletin/SCNG) Madison Hubb...
Tags: Photos, News, Washington, France, Germany, Angela Merkel, Milwaukee, Uncategorized, New Orleans Saints, NFL, Sport, Soccer, New Orleans, Belarus, Tokyo, Miami

Orchestra in your pocket!

It’s no surprise that musical instruments, like all consumer electronics, is trying to become smaller, and more advanced with time. The Zont follows the lines of Teenage Engineering’s Pocket Operator or Korg’s Mini Kaoss Pad, while a rather nifty Cartridge-based music creation and storage system finds its roots in the Gameboy. Designed to be powerful like the former, and playful like the latter, the Zont is essentially a fully functional synthesizer that allows you to generate, cue, and loop lea...
Tags: Gadgets, Music, Design, Audio, Synthesizer, Korg, Pavel Golovkin, Digital Audio Workstation, Red Dot Concept 2017, Zont

Savoy Hotel owner among 49 arrested in Saudi anti-corruption crackdown

Saudi authorities have arrested dozens of high ranking officials including the billionaire prince who owns the Savoy Hotel in London in an anti-corruption crackdown that strengthens Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's grip on power. Police arrested 49 people including 11 princes, four ministers and tens of former ministers in raids across Riyadh, the Saudi capital, in the early hours of Sunday morning. Royal planes were grounded as authorities swooped in, corralling princes, former officials...
Tags: London, News, Microsoft, Washington, Saudi Arabia, White House, US, America, Iran, Gop, Bill Gates, Middle East, Rupert Murdoch, Donald Trump, Four Seasons, Trump

Some Russians Fired Up Over New Kalashnikov Monument

The inventor of the AK-47 was memorialized with a 30-foot-tall bronze statue in Moscow, but not everyone in Russia's capital city was pleased with the tribute.(Image credit: Pavel Golovkin/AP)
Tags: News, Russia, Moscow, Pavel Golovkin

Stanislav Petrov, 'The Man Who Saved The World,' Dies At 77

Petrov was on overnight duty in 1983 when computers indicated the U.S. had launched a nuclear strike against his country. He had only a few nerve-jangling minutes to act.(Image credit: Pavel Golovkin/AP)
Tags: News, Petrov, Pavel Golovkin, Stanislav Petrov

5 Men Convicted In Killing Of Putin Foe Boris Nemtsov

Despite the convictions, it's not known who ordered the killing. Nemtsov's daughter said, "Investigators and the court clearly did not want to uncover the truth about this crime."(Image credit: Pavel Golovkin/AP)
Tags: News, Nemtsov, Pavel Golovkin, Putin Foe Boris Nemtsov

Banned From Russian TV, A Putin Critic Gets His Message Out On YouTube

Anti-corruption campaigner Alexei Navalny is calling for nationwide protests and wants to be president. The Kremlin is scrambling to respond to the freewheeling weekly show he's started on YouTube.(Image credit: Pavel Golovkin/AP)
Tags: News, Kremlin, Alexei Navalny, Pavel Golovkin