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FBI Traces Over 400 Suspects in Capitol Storming Case

How police, FBI are working to identifying suspects who stormed US Capitol The department, in particular, is trying to establish whether the seizure was planned in advance The chief federal attorney investigating the violent incursion into the Capitol says formal indictments are likely to be handed down this week.. FBI’s sprawling investigation is trying to […]

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Militant attack on hotel in Somalia: 33 killed

Somalia: Dozens killed in twin bomb attack on Mogadishu hotel Islamist group claimed responsibility for attack &# 171; Al-shabab&# 187; Somali authorities said the death toll from Friday’s attack on a hotel in the southern port city of Kismayo rose to 33. Jubaland regional administration president Ahmed Mohamed Islam Madobe said another 56 were injured. […]

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American countries use mutual assistance treaty against Venezuela

The treaty allows member states to prosecute Venezuelan officials included in &# 171; blacklist&# 187 ;, and freeze their assets American states voted to use a regional defense treaty against Venezuela in response to a request from the United States seeking to overthrow leftist President Nicolas Maduro. Earlier this month, the US invoked the Inter-American […]

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WHO is fighting a flood of false information about coronavirus

Infodemic: Coronavirus and the fake news pandemic The spread of rumors on social media is hampering efforts to fight the epidemic, the organization says The World Health Organization has warned that false information about the new coronavirus has been spreading on social media, hampering efforts to combat the epidemic. To date, more than 20,000 people […]

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Sumer calls on intelligence to explain reports of Russian awards for Taliban

Taliban says Afghan intelligence behind Russia rewards scandal President Trump said he was not informed about these awards Senate Democratic Minority Leader Chuck Schumer has called on intelligence to comment on reports that Russia has offered reward to Taliban-linked militants for killing U.S. troops in Afghanistan and to clarify if President Donald Trump was aware […]

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US imposed new sanctions on Iranian oil sector

US Imposes New Sanctions Against Iran’s Oil Sector Sanctions targeting individuals and companies supporting the unit &# 171; Quds&# 187; WASHINGTON –  The United States on Monday imposed new sanctions on the oil sector of the Islamic Republic of Iran, including against the Iranian Ministry of Oil. Sanctions are being imposed on key players in […]

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Amnesty International: Myanmar police use machine gun against peaceful demonstrators

Organization verified reports that a protester was injured by police Amnesty International verified evidence of the use of a machine gun against peaceful demonstrators in Myanmar (Burma). According to a press release from the organization, evidence suggests that a 19-year-old woman was injured when she was shot in the head by the police using a […]

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Putin: the stuffing about the outbreak of coronavirus in Russia was organized from abroad

Coronavirus outbreak: Putin eases lockdown measures as Russia sees record rise in COVID-19 cases Who exactly is the organizer of the information stuffing and from which countries it comes "fakes" – the president did not specify Vladimir Putin, at a meeting with government members, said that the situation with the spread of coronavirus both in […]

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Media: Russia spread misinformation about coronavirus

Russia accused of spreading coronavirus disinformation A Russian agency came to the attention of experts &# 171; InfoRos&# 187; and the sites it administers Russian intelligence services use three English-language sites to spread misinformation about the coronavirus pandemic, seeking to exploit the crisis America is trying to contain ahead of the presidential elections in November. […]

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Bellingcat employee posted data on half a thousand trips of alleged participants in the assassination attempt on Alexei Navalny

New report links Navalny poisoning to Russia’s FSB secret service | DW News The investigation details the movement of members of the group, many of whom allegedly senior FSB officers, across the country Hristo Grozev, an employee of the Bellingcat investigation project, has published data on 565 trips of alleged participants in the assassination attempt […]

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Russia and Turkey agreed on Idlib

Russia, Turkey agree ceasefire deal for Syria’s Idlib The demilitarized zone will be created by October 15 Representatives of Russia and Turkey announced an agreement on the boundaries of the demilitarized zone in the Syrian province of Idlib. The announcement, made on Friday, is the result of three days of talks aimed at creating a […]

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Media: the United States may agree to a temporary extension of the START-3 treaty

US and Russia agree to extend ‘New START’ nuclear arms treaty | DW News At the same time, according to Politico, Washington will seek a larger agreement with Russia and China. The Donald Trump administration is weighing a strategy to keep the Barack Obama nuclear treaty from expiring while pushing for a broader arms control […]

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350,000 Syrians have fled Idlib since the start of the Russian-led invasion

Russian and Syrian offensive into opposition-held province began in December Some 350,000 Syrians, mostly women and children, have fled Idlib province since early December, when Russian and Syrian government forces launched a new offensive against the last region held by opposition rebels. Refugees are concentrated in areas of Syria on the border with Turkey, the […]

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At least 10 soldiers killed in Taliban attack on military base in Afghanistan

Taliban attack military base in Afghanistan, killing 3 Other estimates put between 17 and 26 Afghan soldiers killed in the attack. Taliban militants attacked a military base in southern Afghanistan, killing at least ten soldiers and wounding four others. The Afghan Defense Ministry said in a statement on Saturday that the bombing and gunfire attack […]

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Russia has deployed a regiment of “Avangards”

Russia claims to deploy first hypersonic nuclear missiles system called Avangard The Pentagon does not comment on combat capabilities &# 171; Vanguard&# 187; The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation announced that the first missile regiment, armed with a hypersonic weapon – the “Avangard” combat unit, has been put on alert. “Avangard” – a […]

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CIA believes Kim Jong-un’s goal is to unite Korea under its rule

Former CIA officer reacts to reports about Kim Jong Un’s health CIA Director Mike Pompeo said that the next step in the DPRK weapons program could be the creation of an arsenal with the ability to simultaneously launch many missiles WASHINGTON – US intelligence officials believe North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is a rational and […]

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Syrian rebels regain control of the city of Seraqib in Idlib province

This was a defeat for the Syrian government forces, which had previously achieved significant success in this province. Turkey-backed Syrian opposition fighters on Thursday regained control of a key city in northwestern Syria recently taken by government forces and blocked the highway that links Damascus to Aleppo. A few days earlier, the government opened the […]

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Media: Intelligence Believes Chinese Agents Spreading Coronavirus Misinformation In US

Russia and China push coronavirus misinformation on social media In social networks and messengers spread messages about plans to introduce isolation in the United States US intelligence agencies have concluded that Chinese agents have been instrumental in spreading false information that the Trump administration is planning to impose a tight lockdown regime across the country […]

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Sources: Trump to sign sanctions decree for meddling in U.S. elections

Trump signs an executive order on sanctions for election meddling For the introduction of sanctions, the evidence provided by the special services will be enough US President Donald Trump plans to sign a decree on September 12 allowing the application of sanctions against any foreign legal entities and individuals who have been seen interfering in […]

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Pentagon chief: US seeks diplomatic solution to conflict with Iran

U.S. ‘Prepared for the Worst,’ But Seeking ‘Diplomatic Solution’ With Iran Mark Esper said Tehran should de-escalate the conflict US seeks a diplomatic solution to the conflict with Iran, but Tehran must de-escalate. This was announced by Defense Secretary Mark Esper during a press briefing held at the Pentagon on Tuesday. Esper said it “would […]

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The United States is concerned about the forthcoming decree in the Russian Federation on the “Voice of America” ​​and Radio Liberty

Russia notifies Radio Free Europe & Voice of America about possible foreign agent recognition According to Secretary of State Pompeo, the decree will further restrict their activities The United States is deeply concerned about the recently drafted decree by the Russian authorities regarding organizations receiving funding from the United States Agency for Global Media (USAGM). […]

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Islamic State reports death of its leader’s son

Syria conflict: Islamic State militants ‘kill Syrian soldiers’ – BBC News Khuzaifa al-Badri reportedly died during an operation against Russian and Syrian government forces According to some reports, the son of the leader of the Islamic State, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, was killed during the group’s operation in the city of Homs in western Syria.. Islamic […]

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US and Russia to hold strategic stability talks in Helsinki

U.S.-Russia Crisis Stability: Results from a Strategic Dialogue The previous round of negotiations took place this summer in Austria The Finnish Presidential Administration said the US and Russia will hold nuclear arms control talks in Helsinki on Monday. A statement by the administration of Finnish President Sauli Niiniste released on Sunday said that “the round […]

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Maia Sandu won the presidential elections in Moldova

Moldova: Maia Sandu on track to win presidential run-off Her opponent, incumbent president Igor Dodon, lost despite Russia’s support MOSCOW – A pro-European reformer won the presidential election in Moldova, beating a pro-Moscow opponent in a run-off run of economics, corruption and foreign policy. After counting all the ballots, Maia Sandu, 48, a former prime […]

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Russia has rejected reports on the construction of a new military base in Syria

Russian troops take command of U.S. airbase in northern Syria Earlier this was stated by representatives of the Kurdish commanders, who noted that the Russian military will train their fighters to fight ISIS. WASHINGTON – A possible increase in Russia’s role in Syria’s military future has become a point of controversy when Moscow rejected claims […]

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NYT: About 200 Russian fighters arrived in Libya

According to the newspaper, Russia intervened in the conflict in the interests of the leader of the militia Khalifa Haftar About 200 Russian fighters have arrived in Libya over the past six weeks as part of the Kremlin’s extensive campaign to reassert influence in the Middle East and Africa, the New York Times reported.. The […]

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US condemned Russia for decision to sell weapons to Myanmar

US renews Russia arms deal, slams Myanmar ‘coup’ Washington believes this could lead to an intensification of the crisis with Rohingya Muslims US condemns Russia for approving sales of fighter jets to Myanmar’s armed forces despite operations against Rohingya Muslims. Washington warned that Moscow’s actions could worsen the situation. Russian Defense Ministry officials took advantage […]

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Two congressmen send questions to TikTok about child data processing and ties to Beijing

Tik Tok sharing Data with China Congressmen worried about popular social media links with Chinese leaders Two high-ranking House Republicans on Thursday sent a letter to the founder of the popular TikTok app, asking questions about the potential illegal use of underage user data and connections with the Chinese government.. Greg Walden, Lead Republican on […]

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Israeli court rejects alleged Russian hacker’s appeal to extradite him to the United States

Alleged Russian hacker to appeal Israel extradition Israeli and Russian media discussed the exchange of Alexei Burkov for an Israeli woman Naama Issachar Israel’s Supreme Court on Sunday upheld the decision to extradite the alleged Russian hacker to the United States, where he is wanted for fraud. The Ministry of Justice in October approved the […]

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Mike Pence condemns Myanmar’s persecution of the Rohingya people

Pence calls persecution of Rohingya inexcusable US Vice President said this before the start of negotiations with Aung San Suu Kyi US Vice President Mike Pence used the harshest language on Wednesday to denounce the Trump administration’s condemnation of Myanmar’s treatment of the Rohingya Muslim people. Addressing the country’s leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, Pence […]

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Department of State warns Americans of terrorist threats in Turkey

Turkey: US Consulate in Istanbul suspends services amid “terrorist” threats Potential attacks and kidnappings could occur in Istanbul and elsewhere in the country, diplomats said. The US diplomatic mission in Turkey warned the Americans in the country about possible terrorist attacks in Istanbul and other parts of the country. In a warning issued on Friday, […]

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Observers: Turkey sends Syrian fighters to Azerbaijan

Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict: Turkey sends Syrians to fight proxy war | Gravitas They are reported to have been members of two Syrian rebel groups that played an important role in Turkish-controlled areas in northern Syria. WASHINGTON – Turkey has sent several hundred Syrian fighters to support Azerbaijan in its conflict with Armenia, military observers and a […]

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The investigation into the case of theft of a computer from Pelosi’s office continues

Man photographed in Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s office arrested Defendant, released in Pennsylvania on recognizance not to leave, must appear in court in Washington A federal judge in Pennsylvania has ordered the release from custody of a woman charged with helping steal a laptop from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s office during an attack on the Capitol.. […]

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Armenian opposition calls for nationwide strike

LIVE: Protesters block Yerevan Central railway station as Pashinyan calls for nationwide strike Protesters call for Nikol Pashinyan’s resignation The Armenian opposition on Wednesday called on its supporters to join a nationwide strike on December 22 to secure the resignation of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, who is accused of incompetence during the conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh.. […]

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US Department of Justice sues jurisdictions protecting illegal immigrants

Sessions launches lawsuit against California over sanctuary cities – Daily Mail Federal government lawsuits target New Jersey and Washington state The US Department of Justice has stepped up its fight against states and municipalities that pursue a policy of “asylum”, protecting illegal immigrants from deportation. Office filed lawsuits against New Jersey and King County in […]

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US Treasury imposed sanctions on persons profiting from the relocation of Syrians

Syrians struggle with prices as US sanctions bite 24 individuals and legal entities were included in the sanctions list The US Treasury Department imposed sanctions on 24 individuals and entities that are enriched by the massive resettlement of Syrian civilians. This is the first time that the Treasury has imposed sanctions under the Caesar Act […]

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Senators Investigate If Recent Hacker Attack Affected Taxpayer Data

Russia denies involvement in hack of U.S. government agencies Chuck Grassley and Ron Weiden sent a request to the IRS Two senior senators said Thursday they intend to find out if taxpayer data has been compromised in a recent hacker attack on the federal government.. If this happens, millions of Americans will be at increased […]

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WSJ: NSA expressed special opinion on information about alleged Russian payments to Taliban

How Russian State Media Is Covering the U.S. Election | WSJ The Wall Street Journal notes that this is not the first time the agency has taken a more conservative stance compared to other intelligence services. The National Security Agency has diverged significantly with other intelligence services in assessing claims that Russia paid bounties for […]

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Pentagon plans to sell F-35 fighters to Greece, Poland and Romania

Lockheed Received Contracts to Sell the F-16 to many countries European Allies Strengthen Defense Amid Increased Military Threat from Russia The United States plans to expand its customer base for Lockheed Martin Corp.’s F-35 jet fighters. This is stated in a statement by Vice Admiral Matthias Winter, who heads the relevant unit at the Pentagon.. […]

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Apple introduced a new generation of iPhone in California

Tim Cook visits Apple Store as new iPhones go on sale The company announced the launch of a new streaming platform that will compete with Netflix and HBO Apple’s annual launch took place on September 10 in Cupertino, California. The base iPhone 11 smartphone and the flagship iPhone 11 Pro are presented. The rear panel […]