Meeting up with Julian Assange in a spooky embassy parking garage might not be a difficult task for Donald Trump Jr., but when the unexpected variable of Eric Trump is thrown into the mix? That’s when things start to kick up a notch in the incompetence department. So goes SNL’s ... More »
The world’s most prominent freedom-of-the-press case remains the legal pressure on WikiLeaks editor Julian Assange, still in Ecuador’s London embassy amid signs of U.K. prosecutorial misconduct, reports Dennis J Bernstein. By Dennis J Bernstein A British court proceeding on a…Read more ?
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Hundreds of youths attacked police in Greece's two largest cities on Friday, hurling rocks, flares and gas bombs, following a large, peaceful march to mark the anniversary of the 1973 crackdown on a student uprising against Greece's former military dictatorship.
Two-hundred and three. That’s the number the U.S. Embassy in New Delhi rated the city’s air quality on Friday evening. Translated into English, that means the air was “very unhealthy,” and that even those with robust immune systems may experience “serious health effects” just by breathing. This number is not an aberration. Earlier in the day, the […]
60 RUSSIAN PAYMENTS. FBI examining transfers by the Russian foreign ministry to its embassies labeled “to finance election campaign of 2016.”: ‘On Aug. 3 of last year, just as the US presidential election was entering its final, heated...Show More Summary
Since leaving the White House, he’s moved his operation to a D.C. townhouse where he runs Breitbart News, hosts glitzy parties, and possibly resides.
MONROVIA (Reuters) - The U.S. embassy in Liberia on Wednesday defended the credibility of last month's presidential election there, amid allegations of irregularities and fraud that have delayed a run-off poll.
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The US embassy in Zimbabwe on Wednesday warned its citizens in the country to “shelter in place” due to “ongoing political uncertainty” as the crisis threatening President Robert Mugabe’s government deepened. “As a result of the ongoing political uncertainty...
Julian Assange is a fugitive from justice and has been holed up in the Ecuadorean Embassy in London for the past five years, but this hasn't stopped him from continue to oversee the operation of the WikiLeaks organisation. Slate Magazine...Show More Summary
The American embassy has told its citizens in Zimbabwe to seek shelter after explosions reportedly reverberated through the capital of Harare. “US citizens in Zimbabwe are encouraged to shelter in place until further notice,” the embassy said in a statement posted on its website. Show More Summary
Rachel Maddow reports on the no-bid contract the Trump administration gave to a company run by a former KGB colleague of Vladimir Putin to handle the...
After the firing of the vice president touches off a confrontation with the armed forces commander, the American Embassy warned of “ongoing political uncertainty.”
Hrmm: On Aug. 3 of last year, just as the US presidential election was entering its final, heated phase, the Russian foreign ministry sent nearly $30,000 to its embassy in Washington. The wire transfer, which came from a Kremlin-backed Russian bank, landed in one of the embassy’s Citibank accounts and contained a remarkable memo line: […]
BuzzFeed News reported on Tuesday that the FBI is investigating over 60 money transfers sent by the Russian foreign ministry to Russian embassies throughout the world. Read more...
Following at least three explosions across Zimbabwe's capital city tonight - following what appears to be the start of a military coup as tanks rolled in - the US embassy in Harare has been closed. Additionally, reports state that troops...Show More Summary
If you’re on Twitter right now, you’re likely reading about the bombshell BuzzFeed News report that the Russian foreign ministry reportedly wired more than $380,000 to many of its embassies via Citibank accounts using the memo line “to...Show More Summary
The FBI is reviewing a series of wire transfers totaling more than $380,000 sent by the Russian government to its embassies around the world with the memo: "to finance election campaign of 2016." It is unclear which "election campaign"...Show More Summary
A new report from BuzzFeed claims that the FBI is investigating a series of money transfers made from the Russian foreign ministry to its embassies that were designated specifically “to finance election campaign of 2016.” There are a total of 60 separate money transfers that are being...
BuzzFeed News: “On Aug. 3 of last year, just as the U.S. presidential election was entering its final, heated phase, the Russian foreign ministry sent nearly $30,000 to its embassy in Washington. The wire transfer, which came from a Kremlin-backed [...]