Category Archives: Russia

House Democrats move to fight Trump’s stonewalling in court

David Morgan of Reuters – Democrats are moving closer to suing in federal court for access to the unredacted Mueller report on Russian election meddling, and its underlying evidence, taking a step bound to intensify their clash with President Donald … Continue reading

Posted in Democrats, Donald Trump, Robert Mueller, Russia

Putin smiles as Washington ties itself in knots over Russia

Stephen Collinson of CNN – Emulating President Donald Trump’s own language, the architect of Russia’s election meddling operation said Mueller’s report showed claims of collusion were “nonsense,” appearing to be only too happy to add to the fog of controversy … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Donald Trump, Elections, FBI, Putin, Robert Mueller, Russia

Russia Has Americans’ Weaknesses All Figured Out

Jim Sciutto in the Atlantic – Election interference is one front in Moscow’s larger campaign to undermine the U.S. without prompting a military response. Continue reading…

Posted in Putin, Russia, United States, war

Millionaires flee their homelands as tensions rise and taxes bite

from Alex Sazonov of Bloomberg’s Moscow office – About 108,000 millionaires migrated across borders last year, a 14 percent increase from the prior year, and more than double the level in 2013, according to Johannesburg-based New World Wealth. Australia, U.S. … Continue reading

Posted in Australia, Canada, China, Russia, United Kingdom, United States, wealth

Debunking Mueller’s ‘Conflicts’

From Robert Farley and Eugene Kiely of FactCheck.org – The Russia report released April 18 contradicts President Donald Trump’s claims that special counsel Robert Mueller had two conflicts of interest that prevented Mueller from conducting an impartial investigation: Continue reading…

Posted in Donald Trump, Robert Mueller, Russia