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May 14 2023
Ukrainian president says counteroffensive does not aim to attack Russian territory
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said Sunday that his country is preparing a counteroffensive designed to liberate areas occupied by Russia, not to attack Russian territory.
Speaking during a news conference with German Chancellor Olaf Scholz in Berlin, Zelenskyy said Ukraine’s goal is to free the territories within its internationally recognized borders.
The WashingtonAssociated Press
May 17 2023
Clinton Collusion, Russian Spies, And More: Eight Surprises from the Durham Report
Special Counsel John Durham’s report largely confirmed what Republicans have said for years about the FBI’s investigation of the Trump campaign. Durham found the FBI opened the probe, known as Crossfire Hurricane, with flimsy evidence, and detailed the FBI’s mishandling of the infamous Steele dossier, which falsely claimed the Trump campaign colluded with the Kremlin. Durham laid out inWashington Free Beacon
May 17 2023
The Federalist names and shames ’61 hacks’ who pushed the Russian collusion narrative
While deep state players discount Special Counsel John Durham’s 300-page report on the investigation into Trump-Russia collusion, along with the complicit media, the end result is that the American people were taken for a ride for years by the U.S. intelligence apparatus in furtherance of the best interests of the Democratic Party. Durham found that the FBI and Department of Justice “failed toBizpac Review
Aug 26 2017
Robert Mueller is looking into Michael Flynn’s potential ties to Russian hackers
Back in June, a tantalizing set of reports from Shane Harris of the Wall Street Journal gave us one indication that collusion may have occurred, or was at least attempted, between supporters of Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign and Russian hackers who targeted Democrats’ emails.Vox
Sep 10 2020
Russian Intelligence Hackers Are Back, Microsoft Warns, Aiming at Officials of Both Parties
The Russian military intelligence unit that attacked the Democratic National Committee four years ago is back with a series of new, more stealthy hacks aimed at campaign staff, consultants and think tanks associated with both Democrats and Republicans.
That warning was issued on Thursday by the Microsoft Corporation, in an assessment that is far more detailed than any yet made public byNew York Times (News)
May 12 2023
South Africa scolds U.S. ambassador over Russian arms claim
South Africa on Friday rebuked the U.S. ambassador in Pretoria over his suggestion that the government of President Cyril Ramaphosa had supplied weapons to Russia over the winter, deepening strains between Washington and an important African partner over the war in Ukraine. The country’s Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) said it had summoned Reuben E. Brigety II,Washington Post
Jul 16 2020
U.S., allies say Russian hackers targeting coronavirus research, vaccine development
Russian hackers are targeting organizations involved in developing a vaccine for the novel coronavirus, according to a joint advisory issued Thursday by the United States, United Kingdom and Canada.
American, British and Canadian agencies said a well-known cyber espionage group widely believed to be part of the Russian government’s intelligence services are behind the effort.Washington Times
May 18 2023
Russian River Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence blast Dodgers over Pride Night exclusion
The Guerneville chapter of the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence is not happy with the Los Angeles Dodgers after the team disinvited the charity group’s Los Angeles members from attending its June 16 Pride Night game after backlash and took back a “Community Hero Award.” In a tweet Wednesday, the Russian River group of the charity organization asked the Dodgers, “What have you done for yourThe Press Democrat
May 15 2023
Mercenary boss Yevgeny Prigozhin "offered to give Ukraine the position of Russian troops"
Yevgeny Prigozhin, leader of the Wagner mercenary group propping up Russia's ramshackle military, reportedly offered to give Russian positions to Ukraine. The claim comes after Prigozhin complained about Russia's military brass, accused it of starving his mercenaries of ammunition, and appeared to suggest that Russian troops mutiny–all in a day's work for the endlessly-ranting Prighozin. ThisBoing Boing
May 20 2023
Washington Post forced to issue several corrections on 'Russian bot' stories following Twitter Files
The Washington Post issued a series of corrections on stories published during the Russiagate saga, a direct result of reporting from the Twitter Files by independent journalist Matt Taibbi.
In January, Taibbi drew attention to Hamilton 68, a "dashboard" that purportedly monitored Russian bot activity and was frequently cited by top Democrats and the media in the height of the Trump-Fox News (Online News)