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If Russia tried to influence the US election, things aren't going as planned - Washington Post

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 05:04

Washington Post

If Russia tried to influence the US election, things aren't going as planned
Washington Post
MOSCOW — A funny thing happened in Russia this past week: President Trump's face, once ubiquitous on the talk shows and evening news programs that tack closely to the Kremlin's political agenda, was suddenly absent. Gone. “Like they flipped a switch,” ...
US Rivals Test Trump, And So Far The Response Is RestrainedNPR
Trump News Conference Provokes Anxiety, Humor and Shrugs Around WorldNew York Times
Vladimir Putin's 'puppet strings' on Trump are an illusionThe Hill (blog)
World Socialist Web Site -Business Insider -BBC News -Newsweek
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Sasikala much better than 'violent', 'anti-national' DMK: Swamy - Yahoo News

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 04:52

Yahoo News

Sasikala much better than 'violent', 'anti-national' DMK: Swamy
Yahoo News
Terming the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) as a 'violent and anti-national party', Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Saturday said the state needs to be rescued from such anti-social elements. Throwing his weight behind All ...
LIVE: Palaniswami wins Tamil Nadu floor test with support from 122 MLAs; voting conducted without DMKFirstpost
The Trust vote results: What's the fate of CM Edappadi PalanisamyIndiaGlitz.com
Palaniswami has won the floor test but might not stand the test of timeEconomic Times
Deccan Herald -The Hindu -International Business Times, India Edition -Financial Express
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Gambia's new president faces inauguration as nation cheers - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 04:41

Charlotte Observer

Gambia's new president faces inauguration as nation cheers
Minneapolis Star Tribune
BANJUL, Gambia — Gambia's new president was set to be inaugurated Saturday as this tiny West African nation celebrates wider freedoms after a tense political standoff with its former leader. Several heads of state were scheduled to attend the ceremony ...
New Gambia President Adama Barrow to be inauguratedMyjoyonline.com
The massive task of rebuilding The GambiaDeutsche Welle

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Trump calls the media 'the enemy of the American People' - Philly.com

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 04:36

Philly.com

Trump calls the media 'the enemy of the American People'
Philly.com
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks at a press conference in the East Room of the White House on Feb. 16, 2017 in Washington, D.C.. by Jenna Johnson, Matea Gold, The Washington Post. Jenna Johnson, Matea Gold. The Washington Post. WEST PALM ...
Twitter Users Show Donald Trump Exactly Why The Media Is #NotTheEnemyHuffington Post
Trump calls media 'enemy of the American People' in 14th 'fake news' tweet this monthSacramento Bee
Why Trump wants you to hate the mediaCNN
NPR -New York Times -Citizen -The Hill
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In Europe, Pence says US will hold Russia accountable - Washington Post

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 03:32

Washington Post

In Europe, Pence says US will hold Russia accountable
Washington Post
MUNICH — Vice President Mike Pence vowed Saturday that the United States will “hold Russia accountable” even as President Donald Trump searches for new common ground with Moscow at the start of his presidency. Pence, in an address to the Munich ...
Pence: US will hold Russia accountableCNN
US 'unwavering' in support for Nato allies, says PenceBBC News
Pence Reassures Europeans of `Unwavering' US CommitmentBloomberg
New York Daily News -U.S. News & World Report -ABC News -The Boston Globe
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The popular movement against Trump vs. the corporate media's anti-Russia witch-hunt - World Socialist Web Site

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 00:36

The popular movement against Trump vs. the corporate media's anti-Russia witch-hunt
World Socialist Web Site
One day after Donald Trump's extraordinary news conference, the battle within the American state only grew more intense. The conflict pits the ultra-right president of the United States against powerful sections of the military-intelligence apparatus ...

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China sees chance of six-party talks with North Korea - Business Insider

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 23:27

Business Insider

China sees chance of six-party talks with North Korea
Business Insider
MUNICH (Reuters) - China has not given up hope for a new round of diplomacy with North Korea to prevent Pyongyang making further advances in its weapons program in violation of U.N. resolutions, Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Friday. North Korea ...
China says ready to engage US as envoys meetYahoo News
North Korea Nuclear Program: China Calls For Resumption Of 6-Party Talks With Kim Jong Un's RegimeInternational Business Times
China admonishes Japan over bilateral tiesDeutsche Welle
CCTV -Business Standard -Rappler -The Korea Herald
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Man critically injured by shark on Great Barrier Reef - Washington Post

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 22:57

ABC Online

Man critically injured by shark on Great Barrier Reef
Washington Post
BRISBANE, Australia — A man was critically injured when he was attacked by a shark on Saturday while spear fishing on Australia's Great Barrier Reef, an official said. The 26-year-old was bitten repeatedly on a leg as he dived near Hinchinbrook Island ...
Friends save Qld shark victim's lifeSBS
North Queensland shark attack leaves man with serious leg injuriesThe Guardian
Man mauled by shark at Hinchinbrook IslandCourier Mail
Brisbane Times -Irish Independent -Sky News -The Peninsula Qatar
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ISIS is going broke - New York Post

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 21:10

Washington Post

ISIS is going broke
New York Post
The Islamic State group is hemorrhaging money with every piece of territory it loses, according to a new analysis that found that the group's “business model” is on the path to failure. The analysis released Saturday by the International Centre for the ...
Report: Islamic State group's 'business model' near collapseWJLA
ISIS captive talks terror group's rape culture: 'This is normal'Washington Times
Nearly 5000 Iraqi Security Forces Complete Coalition TrainingDepartment of Defense
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China says ready to engage US as envoys meet - Yahoo News

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 21:08

Yahoo News

China says ready to engage US as envoys meet
Yahoo News
Beijing (AFP) - Foreign Minister Wang Yi of China told his US counterpart Rex Tillerson that Beijing was ready to work with the Trump administration, according to a Chinese account of their meeting in Bonn. Wang and Tillerson met on Friday at a G20 ...
China tells Japan 'negative' moves prevent improvement in tiesBusiness Insider
China urges resumption of 6-party talks with North Korea on its N-programmeHindustan Times
China admonishes Japan over bilateral tiesDeutsche Welle
Voice of America -CCTV -Business Standard -Asahi Shimbun
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China says ready to engage US as envoys meet - Yahoo News

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 21:08

Yahoo News

China says ready to engage US as envoys meet
Yahoo News
Beijing (AFP) - Foreign Minister Wang Yi of China told his US counterpart Rex Tillerson that Beijing was ready to work with the Trump administration, according to a Chinese account of their meeting in Bonn. Wang and Tillerson met on Friday at a G20 ...
Secretary of State Tillerson Meets Chinese, Russian Foreign MinistersBreitbart News
China sees chance of six-party talks with North KoreaReuters
China Says Common Interests Outweigh Differences With USU.S. News & World Report
Deutsche Welle -Free Malaysia Today -The Korea Herald -Xinhua
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NATO Officials Say Russian 'Fake News' Seeks to Undermine Alliance - Voice of America

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 20:08

Voice of America

NATO Officials Say Russian 'Fake News' Seeks to Undermine Alliance
Voice of America
German Bundeswehr soldiers of the 12th Mechanized Infantry Brigade, 122nd Infantry Battalion, take part in a NATO enhanced forward presence battalion welcome ceremony at the Rukla military base 130 km (80 miles) west of Vilnius, Lithuania, Feb. 7, 2017 ...
Lithuania looking for source of false accusation of rape by German troopsBusiness Insider
German defense chief hits Trump attitudes on torture, Russia and MuslimsWashington Post
German defence minister announces massive increase in military budgetWorld Socialist Web Site
CNN -Bloomberg -Yahoo News -RT
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Afghanistan must ensure its soil not used for terrorism in Pakistan: Sartaj Aziz - Yahoo News

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 19:53

The Nation

Afghanistan must ensure its soil not used for terrorism in Pakistan: Sartaj Aziz
Yahoo News
Islamabad [Pakistan], Feb. 18 (ANI): Adviser to the Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz has urged the Afghan Government to take strong action against terror elements, to reaffirm that its soil was not being used for ...
Russia Bars US From Afghanistan Peace Conference, Supports Taliban TerroristsForbes
Is India Behind The Recent Terrorist Attacks In Pakistan?ValueWalk
Islamabad hands Kabul list of 76 terroristsThe Express Tribune
Corpus Christi Caller-Times -BBC News -Eurasia Review -Gloversville Leader-Herald
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China tells Japan 'negative' moves prevent improvement in ties - Reuters

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 19:33

Reuters

China tells Japan 'negative' moves prevent improvement in ties
Reuters
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi speaks at the 53rd Munich Security Conference in Munich, Germany, February 17, 2017. REUTERS/Michael Dalder. BEIJING China has told Japan that "negative" moves by Tokyo on major issues are preventing an ...
China sees chance of six-party talks with North KoreaBusiness Insider
China says ready to engage US as envoys meetYahoo News
North Korea Nuclear Program: China Calls For Resumption Of 6-Party Talks With Kim Jong Un's RegimeInternational Business Times
Voice of America -U.S. News & World Report -Hindustan Times -Deutsche Welle
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Merkel resists US demands to raise defence spending and warns that she won't rush to meet Nato targets - Daily Mail

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 18:46

Daily Mail

Merkel resists US demands to raise defence spending and warns that she won't rush to meet Nato targets
Daily Mail
Germany's chancellor said she was in no hurry to meet Nato targets because there were other issues to deal with. She said her country was 'conscious of its responsibility' and would stick to the long-term aim of raising defence spending to 2 per cent ...
Germany Demands Trump Tone Down Euroscepticis, Threatening 'EU Cohesion'Breitbart News
German defence minister announces massive increase in military budgetWorld Socialist Web Site
German minister: Don't turn Islamic State fight into battle against all MuslimsReuters
Press TV -Deutsche Welle -KSL.com -Financial Express
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Russian provocation: Bluster or genuine peril? - CNN

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 17:45

Newsweek

Russian provocation: Bluster or genuine peril?
CNN
(CNN) There's a Russian spy ship off the coast of Connecticut. Crammed with eavesdropping equipment, the Viktor Leonov has loitered in these waters before, but its current visit is the latest in a string of provocations. The last few years have seen ...
Russian Spy Whistleblowers Turn on Putin—But Can They Be TrustedDaily Beast
US late-night comics fall into (anti-Russian) lineWorld Socialist Web Site
Vladimir Putin's 'puppet strings' on Trump are an illusionThe Hill (blog)
Omaha World-Herald -Business Insider -Washington Post -Daily Signal
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Russian provocation: Bluster or genuine peril? - CNN

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 17:45

CNN

Russian provocation: Bluster or genuine peril?
CNN
(CNN) There's a Russian spy ship off the coast of Connecticut. Crammed with eavesdropping equipment, the Viktor Leonov has loitered in these waters before, but its current visit is the latest in a string of provocations. The last few years have seen ...
Trump's NATO question is a fair oneHurriyet Daily News
Mutual Assured DeterrenceProject Syndicate

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Canada 's concerns about close border ties with US - BBC News

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 17:22

CBC.ca

Canada 's concerns about close border ties with US
BBC News
The Canada-US border has become a fault line for Canadian fears surrounding the new US administration. The uncertainty comes as Parliament considers a preclearance security bill that could give US border agents new powers and the Liberal government ...
Nine people flee US border patrol to seek asylum in CanadaReuters
Illegal immigrants would rather be arrested in Canada than stay in USNew York Post
A Somali Man Told A Canadian Reporter He Walked 21 Hours In The Subzero Cold To Flee The USBuzzFeed News
KUOW News and Information -CTV News -Globalnews.ca -National Post
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Trump calls the media 'the enemy of the American People' - Washington Post

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 17:10

Washington Post

Trump calls the media 'the enemy of the American People'
Washington Post
WEST PALM BEACH. Fla. — President Trump further escalated his attacks on the news media Friday afternoon when he tweeted that outlets such as the New York Times, NBC, ABC, CBS and CNN are not his enemy but “the enemy of the American People.”.
Trump called 'fake news' media an enemy of the American people. Here's what else has made the public enemies listLos Angeles Times
Trump as 'Leader of Free World' attacks free press: Darcy cartooncleveland.com
Donald Trump and the Enemies of the American PeopleThe New Yorker
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