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Former CIA chief blasts Trump’s ‘treasonous’ behavior

Former CIA chief John Brennan doubled down Sunday on his charge that President Donald Trump has engaged in “treasonous” behavior, calling on Congress to block his attempts to strip other intelligence officials of their security clearances, AFP reported.

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‘Going to Make Changes’: Trump Vows to Alter US Immigration Policy

US President Donald Trump during a speech on Tuesday said he is going to amend his immigration policy after consultations with Congress because he does not want children “taken away from their parents”.

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Germany’s Left Party embraces policies of far-right AfD

The Left Party’s congress, which took place in Leipzig over the weekend, was dominated by a bitter conflict over refugee policy. The dispute erupted after Left Party parliamentary group leader Sahra Wagenknecht addressed the congress on Sunday. By a slim majority of 250 to 249 delegates, the congress voted for a one-hour debate on Wagenknecht’s anti-refugee line.

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US Congress reviews arms sales to Saudi Arabia and UAE

On Tuesday, US sources revealed that President Donald Trump’s administration, which is working on increasing arms exports, has asked Congress to review the sale of more than 12,000 precision munitions to the Saudi and UAE allies.

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A Spy in the House of Trump

The identification of a spy implanted in Donald Trump’s presidential campaign by a murky cabal of spooks, both foreign and domestic, has given us a whole new perspective on the Russia-gate hoax.

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Mark Zuckerberg accepts blame for Facebook data handling before Congress appearance

Mark Zuckerberg has taken the blame for data hijacking in Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica scandal as he prepares to answer Congress’ questions.

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Mark Zuckerberg accepts blame for Facebook data handling before Congress appearance

Mark Zuckerberg has taken the blame for data hijacking in Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica scandal as he prepares to answer Congress’ questions.

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Donald Trump advocates death penalty for drug dealers in rambling speech

In a campaign stop three days before a crucial special election for Congress, Donald Trump advocated the death penalty for drug dealers in the course of an hour-long rambling campaign style speech where he bashed television anchors, unveiled his re-election slogan and discussed nuclear arms negotiations with North Korea. He also mentioned the Republican candidate whom he endorsed.

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What Is in the Nunes Memo?

A controversial document prepared by Republican members of Congress accuses U.S. law enforcement officials of abusing their surveillance authorities during the Russia investigation.

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Senate Democratic leader seeks to protect Special Counsel Mueller, not DACA immigrants

Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer said Sunday that the Democrats would seek to introduce a provision to protect Special Counsel Robert Mueller, who heads the Justice Department’s Russia investigation, to the budget resolution that is under consideration by Congress.

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Representatives of Russia and Syria discussed preparation of Congress of Syrian national dialogue in Sochi

Mikhail Bogdanov, special envoy of Russian president in Near East and states of Africa, Deputy Foreign Minister of Russia, discussed preparation of the Congress of Syrian national dialogue in Sochi with Riyad Haddad, ambassador of Syria to Moscow, reports TASS news agency.

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China criticizes US moves on intellectual property, telecoms

China is criticizing recent moves by the U.S. government and Congress targeting the sale of fake goods and Chinese telecoms equipment.

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Trump administration seeks $18bn from Congress for Mexico border wall

The Trump administration is seeking nearly $18bn from Congress over the next decade to start extending and reinforcing a border wall with Mexico, the first financial blueprint for the president’s election campaign promise.

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Trump’s Administration approves lethal arms sales to Ukraine, – WP

The Trump Administration has approved the first ever U.S. commercial sale of lethal defensive weapons to Ukraine, in a clear break from the de facto U.S

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