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Source: Global News

Russian response to Mueller indictments: ‘they are just children’s statements’

17-Feb-2018

Robert Mueller indicts 13 Russian nationals for interfering with U.S. election. “As you can see with the FBI indictment, the evidence is now really incontrovertible and available in the public domain,” McMaster told a Russian delegate to the conference. Just minutes before, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov had dismissed the indictments as “just blabber,” according to remarks through an interpreter.

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Source: Fox News

Terror plot to assassinate Israeli defense minister foiled, operatives arrested

Monday 20:01 GMT

Israel’s security service, the Shin Bet, revealed Sunday that it had arrested two members of Islamic Jihad terror cell (PIJ) who had been plotting to assassinate Israel’s Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman.

The PA has routinely defended the payments, insisting that they have a “social responsibility to look after innocent people affected by the incarceration or killing of their loved ones.”

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Source: BBC

Israel foiled Australia 'plane terror plot'

Friday 01:32 GMT

Police said that when the bomb plot failed, the two suspects started on a second plot which involved creating an improvised chemical device designed to release hydrogen sulphide, or "rotten egg gas". Lebanese-Australian brothers Khaled Khayat, 49, and Mahmoud Khayat, 32, were later arrested in Sydney and charged with "preparing for, or planning, a terrorist attack".

However, a tip-off from military intelligence group Unit 8200 - which is often likened to the US National Security Agency - had led to the arrests in Australia.

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Source: New York Times

2 Weeks After Trump Blocked It, Democrats Release Rebuttal of G.O.P. Memo

Today 07:00 GMT

President Trump blocked the memo’s outright release two weeks ago, with the White House counsel warning that the document “contains numerous properly classified and especially sensitive passages.”

The release of the Democratic rebuttal was expected to be the final volley, at least for now, in a bitter partisan fight over surveillance that has driven deep fissures through the once-bipartisan Intelligence Committee and at times pitted Mr. Trump against his own Justice Department and F.B.I.


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