Reading Time: 4 minutesTwo Republican senators have conceded that they were eager to oust the same special prosecutor in Ukraine that then-Vice President Joe Biden wanted to see replaced. But both remain defenders of President Donald Trump.That’s where the similarity ends. Sen.
Reading Time: 14 minutesAccording to John Kiriakou, a 15-year CIA operative who served 23 months in federal prison for exposing the CIA’s torture program during the Iraq war, the decision to become a whistleblower is a once-in-a-lifetime event from which one never really recovers.Kiriakou joins Jeff Schechtman in this week’s WhoWhatWhy podcast.
Reading Time: 3 minutesAs the Ukraine scandal unfolds, President Donald Trump and former New York mayor Rudy Giuliani are frequently compared to a Mafia boss and his lawyer. We should be so lucky, because that would certainly mean the end of the mob.
Reading Time: 3 minutesUkrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky starred in the “performance of his life” during a phone call with President Donald Trump and their subsequent meeting in New York, the Kyiv Post commented on Thursday. But while Trump faces an impeachment inquiry, Zelensky will likely get away with an epic loss of face, experts say.
L’acteur de télévision Vladimir Zelenski est arrivé en tête du premier tour de l’élection présidentielle en Ukraine avec 30,2% des voix. Il affrontera le président sortant Petro Porochenko lors du second tour, le 21 avril prochain.
[audio mp3="http://www.corbettreport.com/mp3/2019-04-04%20James%20Evan%20Pilato.mp3"][/audio]This week on the New World Next Week: the Intercept shutters the Snowden archive; American journalist asks to be taken off Trump's kill list; and Gropey Joe Biden has a Ukraine problem, too.
This past weekend marked a new escalation of tensions between Russia and Ukraine — from a surprising quarter. As much of the Eastern Orthodox world celebrated Christmas, the world head of the Orthodox Church officially recognized the independence of the Ukrainian church from Russia. And Russia is not happy about it.
Information request seeks documents on Israeli meddling in UK Labour Party.
Recent developments in a Ukraine courtroom have shed new light on US special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation. Prosecutors in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev have filed a court motion against Viktor Yanukovych, a Ukrainian politician closely allied with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Nazi group Azov is now a unit of the Ukrainian armed forces
When the Chernobyl nuclear accident rattled the world and destroyed the myth of safe nuclear power in 1986, Serhii Plokhy was a young history professor who lived downwind from the power plant. Soviet leaders reflexively covered up the deadly incident but were forced to reveal some information because Sweden and other countries detected radiation from the releases at Chernobyl.Today, Plokhy is professor of Ukrainian history and director of the Ukrainian Research Institute at Harvard.
In this Newsbud report, we will examine what has been referred to Russian President Vladimir Putin’s shadow army, or Putin’s ghost soldiers, who played a significant role in the Ukraine conflict. Downing a Ukrainian military plane full of paratroopers, carrying out combat operations and conducting assassinations. This shadow army is currently on the ground inside Syria, but the Russian government is denying any involvement. The full report is exclusively available for members at Newsbud.com nonmembers can watch it now at Newsbud Vimeo on Demand.
Israeli who captured Eichmann endorses Alternative for Germany, as Austrian far-right party welcomes Likud official.
[audio mp3="http://www.corbettreport.com/mp3/2018-01-17%20Fault%20Lines.mp3"][/audio]From the Middle East to Eastern Europe, there's no shortage of engineered crises on the geopolitical chessboard these days. James Corbett joins Lee Stranahan and Garland Nixon on Radio Fault Lines to put these crises into their historical perspective and discuss his recent work on How To Engineer A Crisis.