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Trump Administration Politicized Some Intelligence on Foreign Election Influence, Report Finds

Trump Administration Politicized Some Intelligence on Foreign Election Influence, Report Finds

Trump Administration Politicized Some Intelligence on Foreign Election Influence, Report Finds Trump Administration Politicized Some Intelligence on Foreign Election Influence, Report Finds WASHINGTON — The Trump administration politicized the intelligence around foreign election interference in 2020, resulting in significant errors in its reports last year to Congress and the public, a report by the intelligence community ombudsman concluded. Barry A. …

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Trump demands Congress raise Covid relief payments and drop foreign aid before he will sign stimulus bill

Trump demands Congress raise Covid relief payments and drop foreign aid before he will sign stimulus bill

Trump demands Congress raise Covid relief payments and drop foreign aid before he will sign stimulus bill Trump demands Congress raise Covid relief payments and drop foreign aid before he will sign stimulus bill The outgoing president attacked the $900bn pandemic relief package sent to his desk for signing in a new video released by the White House. “The bill …

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Mexico approves legislation proposed by President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador to regulate foreign agents

Mexico approves legislation proposed by President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador to regulate foreign agents

Mexico approves legislation proposed by President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador to regulate foreign agents Mexico approves legislation proposed by President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador to regulate foreign agents MEXICO CITY — Lawmakers in Mexico approved legislation Tuesday that could sharply limit cooperation with American narcotics agents, delivering a stinging rebuke to the United States after its short-lived arrest of a …

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Syria’s Assad names new FM to replace late diplomat foreign minister Bashar Assad diplomat Syria diplomat

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Syria’s Assad names new FM to replace late diplomat foreign minister Bashar Assad diplomat Syria diplomat Syria’s Assad names new FM to replace late diplomat foreign minister Bashar Assad diplomat Syria diplomat Syria’s President Bashar Assad named a new foreign minister on Sunday, appointing Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad to replace a longtime diplomat who passed away last week after …

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Trump’s EPA Chief, Andrew Wheeler, Plans 2 Foreign Trips Before Leaving Office

Trump’s EPA Chief, Andrew Wheeler, Plans 2 Foreign Trips Before Leaving Office

Trump’s EPA Chief, Andrew Wheeler, Plans 2 Foreign Trips Before Leaving Office Trump’s EPA Chief, Andrew Wheeler, Plans 2 Foreign Trips Before Leaving Office WASHINGTON — Andrew Wheeler, the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, plans to squeeze in two taxpayer-funded trips abroad — to Taiwan next month and to four Latin American countries in January — before President-elect Joseph …

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U.A.E. Changes Laws to Attract Foreign Tourists and Investment

U.A.E. Changes Laws to Attract Foreign Tourists and Investment

U.A.E. Changes Laws to Attract Foreign Tourists and Investment U.A.E. Changes Laws to Attract Foreign Tourists and Investment Other changes altered the laws governing divorce and inheritance for non-Emirati citizens. Divorces in the Emirates will now follow the law in the country where the marriage was conducted, the paper reported. Previously, divorces for non-Muslims followed the laws in the husband’s …

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Biden to Face Long List of Foreign Challenges, With China No. 1

Biden to Face Long List of Foreign Challenges, With China No. 1

Biden to Face Long List of Foreign Challenges, With China No. 1 Biden to Face Long List of Foreign Challenges, With China No. 1 U.S. relations with China are the worst since the countries normalized ties four decades ago. America’s allies in Europe are alienated. The most important nuclear anti-proliferation treaty is about to expire with Russia. Iran is amassing …

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Lebanon’s leader challenges US sanctions against son-in-law U.S. sanctions Lebanon foreign minister Michel Aoun

Lebanon US Sanctions

Lebanon’s leader challenges US sanctions against son-in-law U.S. sanctions Lebanon foreign minister Michel Aoun Lebanon’s leader challenges US sanctions against son-in-law U.S. sanctions Lebanon foreign minister Michel Aoun Lebanon s leader on Saturday asked the United States to offer evidence to back up new sanctions against the former Lebanese foreign minister who is an important political ally of the Iran-backed …

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Robert Fisk, veteran foreign correspondent, dies at 74 hospital Illness employer career Robert Fisk

Mideast Obit Fisk

Robert Fisk, veteran foreign correspondent, dies at 74 hospital Illness employer career Robert Fisk Robert Fisk, veteran foreign correspondent, dies at 74 hospital Illness employer career Robert Fisk Veteran British journalist Robert Fisk one of the best-known Middle East correspondents who spent his career reporting from the troubled region and won accolades for challenging mainstream narratives has died after a …

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Trump Moves to Tighten Visa Access for High-Skilled Foreign Workers

Trump Moves to Tighten Visa Access for High-Skilled Foreign Workers

Trump Moves to Tighten Visa Access for High-Skilled Foreign Workers Trump Moves to Tighten Visa Access for High-Skilled Foreign Workers WASHINGTON — The Trump administration announced significant changes on Tuesday to the H-1B visa program for high-skilled workers, substantially raising the wages that U.S. companies must pay foreign hires and narrowing eligibility criteria for applicants. Top administration officials framed the …

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