World

EU Decision to Prolong Anti-Russia Sanctions 'Masochistic' - Italian Parliament

EU Decision to Prolong Anti-Russia Sanctions 'Masochistic' - Italian Parliament

President-elect Donald Trump would ease pressure on Moscow. NATO's ties with Russian Federation have been severely strained since Russian Federation annexed the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine in 2014. British Prime Minister Theresa May was not invited to attend a dinner late Thursday, where an informal discussion on Brexit was on the agenda. "The fact there is a meeting of the 27 reflects that we are leaving the European Union and, as we embark on that process, we have been very clear that ...


Russian Federation challenges USA to prove campaign hacking claims or shut up

Russian Federation challenges USA to prove campaign hacking claims or shut up

Obama will take questions from reporters at the White House before leaving for his annual family vacation in Hawaii. President Obama said the US must retaliate against Russian Federation for the election-season hack into Democrats' emails and that his administration will do so on its own time frame - perhaps in secret.



Army report: Trump adviser Flynn improperly shared classified intelligence

That's according to documents made public Wednesday by the Washington Post and obtained by The Associated Press. According to a report from the Chicago Tribune , Flynn was investigated for sharing classived information in 2010 after a secret military investigation revealed that he had improperly shared CIA intelligence with Australian and British allies in Afghanistan when he was serving as the USA military intelligence chief there.



Silicon Valley Engineers Refuse to Build a 'Muslim Registry' for Trump

As such, they have said they refuse to participate in events that they likened to the Holocaust, the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II, and genocide. The news of Facebook's refusal also coincides with today's secretive meeting between Trump and the tech elite - with Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg in attendance alongside the likes of Larry Page, Jeff Bezos, Tim Cook and other people with more money than God.


Merkel says Germany will stick to one-China policy

Merkel says Germany will stick to one-China policy

Four U.S. industry sources who follow China policy closely said they were unsettled by any suggestion of abandoning the "one China" policy, which they said had served the business community well for several decades. The one-China policy underscores recognition of China's sovereignty over Taiwan - a position that has been held by the USA since 1979. But, like other state-run editorials, this one ultimately gave Trump the benefit of the doubt.