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US destroyer enters Black Sea ‘to support regional partners’, Russia sends ship to ‘monitor’

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The destroyer USS Donald Cook has entered the Black Sea less than two weeks after another US Navy vessel was deployed there. Moscow says it will watch the actions of the US ship closely. The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer was sent to the Black Sea to “conduct maritime security operations and enhance regional maritime stability,” Read More

Integrity Initiative faces setback in Norway: Public ‘skepticism’ of US hinders anti-Russia infowar

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Integrity Initiative’s crusade to create a lockstep anti-Russia narrative in Europe and the US has hit a roadblock: According to the shadowy organization, Norwegians are too skeptical of US politics and not adequately anti-Russia. A series of leaks have revealed that Scotland-based Integrity Initiative, which bills itself as a non-partisan warrior against disinformation and propaganda, Read More

Integrity Initiative’s anti-Russia crusaders spread ‘the very definition of propaganda’

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The UK government-funded Integrity Initiative insists its sole aim is to combat disinformation, but new leaks show that the group is actually in the propaganda business, journalist Ben Swann told RT’s Watching the Hawks. Scotland-based Integrity Initiative (II) enlists “clusters” of individuals working in entertainment, politics, media and academics to “push out” the “same anti-Russia Read More

‘Hunt’ for Germans: Police union head slams migrants who attacked people before New Year’s Eve

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Germany must admit that it is not only far-right extremists who commit hate-fueled mobbing attacks, the German police union chief said as he lambasted a group of migrants, who assaulted people days before the New Year’s Eve. It is wrong that an incident is called “a ‘hate-fueled hunt’ only when it comes to crimes committed Read More

Apple cuts sales forecast as China sales weaken; iPhone pricing in focus

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SAN FRANCISCO/BENGALURU/SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Apple Inc on Wednesday took the rare step of cutting its quarterly sales forecast, with Chief Executive Tim Cook blaming slowing iPhone sales in China, whose economy has been dragged down by uncertainty around U.S.-China trade relations. The news, which comes as a spotlight grows on Beijing’s attempts to revive stalling Read More

Like a can: Burglars use 2 excavators to rip open van with $2.3mn

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In what apparently was a thoroughly planned and meticulously executed robbery plot, a group of masked criminals in Italy has used two diggers to pry open a van full of cash and escape, blocking the road with burning trucks. The incident, more suitable for a Hollywood action movie than an actual police report, took place Read More

Mammoth Expands Logistics / Transmission Offering via ARS/Brim Helicopter Acquisition

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OKLAHOMA CITY, Jan. 02, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mammoth Energy Services, Inc. (“Mammoth”) (NASDAQ: TUSK) announced a series of transactions that provide for an expansion of its aviation services business.  These transactions provide immediate vertical integration for its Cobra subsidiary via aerial powerline services while providing a platform to pursue additional aviation service opportunities.  These Read More

Persecution & intimidation: Fate of Russians in US prisons casts shadow on American justice system

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As Washington continues detentions of Russians across the world the plight of those, who have already fallen into the clutches of the US authorities, raises suspicion about the true colors of the US justice system. In mid-December, yet another Russian citizen was detained outside of Russia’s borders – this time in Finland – at the Read More

James Edward Burns is Recognized as an NACD Board Leadership Fellow

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HOUSTON, Dec. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Petrolia Energy Corporation (OTCQB: BBLS) (“Petrolia” or the “Company”) today announced that the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) recently recognized its Chairman, James Edward Burns as an NACD Board Leadership Fellow. NACD Fellows, who earn NACD Fellowship—The Gold Standard Director Credential®— stand within the highest echelon of Read More

Ten years on, Belgium drops case against Fortis ex-directors

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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Belgian prosecutors have dropped their case against former directors of Fortis, 10 years after the Belgian-Dutch bank’s collapse during the global financial crisis. FILE PHOTO: Belgian-Dutch financial services group Fortis Chief Executive Herman Verwilst and Chairman of the Board Maurice Lippens (R) attend a group’s information session for shareholders in Brussels August Read More