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Michael Cohen’s Attorneys Release Memo Outlining Trump Involvement in Russia Conspiracy; Read the Memo

Michael Cohen’s legal team has released a 12-page memo it provided to House Democrats Thursday. The memo outlines evidence of what his team describes as “Trump’s involvement in a conspiracy to collude with Russian government intervention in his favor during … Continue reading

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"Mueller Delivers Report on Russia Investigation to Attorney General."

The NYT reports.We're not reading it yet, but waiting for Barr.Mr. Barr will decide how much of the report to share with Congress and, by extension, the American public. The House voted unanimously in March on a nonbinding resolution to … Continue reading

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Siberian Shamans Revive Ancient Camel-Burning Rite ‘to Help Russia’

A recent video showing Siberian shamans performing a sacrificial burning of camels “for the consolidation of Russia and its peoples” has outraged online users and drawn the prosecutors’ attention. Footage dated Feb. 1 showed shamans in the Irkutsk region dragging … Continue reading

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Danske Bank Closes Operations in Russia and Baltics After Estonia Orders Its Closure

On February 19, 2019, Estonian Financial Supervision Authority (the Estonian FSA) gave Danske Bank 20 days to submit an action plan to close its local branch within eight months.  In December, Estonian authorities detained 10 former Danske Bank employees on … Continue reading

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David Whelan, Law Librarian and Twin Brother of Paul Whelan – speaks out about his detention in Russia

WTOP – Target USA — Episode 151: David Whelan speaks out about his brother’s arrest on espionage charges in Russia – Law Librarian David Whelan discusses the arrest and detention of his twin brother, “Paul Whelan, 48, a former Marine … Continue reading

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