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WASHINGTON News: Russian National, Mariia Butina Charged in Conspiracy to Act as an Agent of the Russian Federation Within the United States

WASHINGTON – A criminal complaint was unsealed today in the District of Columbia charging a Russian national with conspiracy to act as an agent of the Russian Federation within the United States without prior notification to the Attorney General. The announcement was made by Assistant Attorney General for National Security John C. Demers, U.S. Attorney … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: Russian National, Mariia Butina Charged in Conspiracy to Act as an Agent of the Russian Federation Within the United States

U.S. Department of State News: Joint Statement by the Foreign Ministers of the Depositary Governments for the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: The text of the following statement was released by the Governments of The United States of America, The United Kingdom, and the Russian Federation. Begin Text: On July 1, 1968, the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT) opened for signature in our … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Joint Statement by the Foreign Ministers of the Depositary Governments for the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons

BUNNIK, Netherlands | Probe: Missile that downed MH17 came from Russia-based unit

BUNNIK, Netherlands (AP) — The missile used to shoot down a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet over eastern Ukraine in 2014, killing all 298 aboard, belonged to a Russia-based military unit, an international team of investigators said Thursday after painstakingly studying video and photos of a military convoy. The criminal investigation team “has concluded that the … Continue reading BUNNIK, Netherlands | Probe: Missile that downed MH17 came from Russia-based unit

BEIRUT | The Latest: Russia: Chemical inspectors head to attack site

BEIRUT | April 21, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)  The Latest on developments in Syria (all times local): 4 p.m. Russia’s Foreign Ministry says a team of international chemical weapons inspectors has departed for the Syrian town of Douma, site of an alleged chemical weapons attack that prompted a retaliatory missile strike by the U.S., U.K. and France. … Continue reading BEIRUT | The Latest: Russia: Chemical inspectors head to attack site