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Tom Barrack arrested on charges of acting as an agent of a foreign government

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Tom Barrack arrested on charges of acting as an agent of a foreign government – CBS News Watch CBSN Live The man who ran former President Trump’s inaugural committee has been arrested on charges of acting as an agent......

Tom Barrack’s arrest puts the spotlight on United Arab Emirates’ crucial role in Trump’s foreign policy

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Thomas Barrack, founder and chairman of Colony Capital LLC, listens during a Bloomberg Television interview in New York on July 18, 2016. Chris Goodney | Bloomberg | Getty Images The arrest Tuesday of a key Trump ally, who is accused......

Trump ally Tom Barrack charged with acting as an agent of a foreign government

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USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Barrack is charged in a seven-count indictment with acting as an agent of the UAE between April 2016 and April 2018. He is also charged with obstruction of justice and making false statements to federal law enforcement agents. Barrack......

Trump ally Barrack arrested on foreign lobbying charges -U.S. Justice Department

Reuters
WASHINGTON, July 20 (Reuters) – Thomas Barrack, a billionaire friend of Donald Trump who chaired the former president’s inaugural fund, was arrested on Tuesday and charged with illegally lobbying the Trump administration on behalf of the United Arab Emirates. A seven-count indictment filed by federal prosecutors in Brooklyn, New York,......

Unlikely Senate alliance aims to claw back Congress’ foreign policy powers ‘before it’s too late’

Politico
Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here The bill would make it easier for lawmakers to outright reverse the president’s foreign-policy decisions — potentially even in real-time — including on war authorizations, weapons sales and emergency declarations. Its introduction marks a watershed moment on Capitol Hill, where......

Foreign missions in Afghanistan call for Taliban ceasefire

Reuters
An Afghan policeman keeps watch at the check post on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan July 13, 2021. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail Doha talks fail to reach ceasefire agreement Clashes continue across Afghanistan Afghan president visits western city under siege KABUL, July 19 (Reuters) – Fifteen diplomatic missions and the NATO representative......

Krebs says foreign disinformation actors “don’t actually have to do a whole lot because we’ve done so much here domestically to ourselves”

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Krebs says foreign disinformation actors “don’t actually have to do a whole lot because we’ve done so much here domestically to ourselves” – CBS News Watch CBSN Live Former CISA Director Chris Krebs said that this has been a......

BOJ to tap foreign asset holdings for green investment

Reuters
BOJ says will prod banks to enhance climate risk disclosure BOJ working with regulator toward climate scenario analysis Outline lays out non-monetary policy steps on climate change TOKYO, July 16 (Reuters) – The Bank of Japan (BOJ) said on Friday it will start buying green bonds using its foreign reserves......

Biden forced to pivot foreign policy focus to crises in neighboring nations

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USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here While issues related to Russia, China and the Northern Triangle have been at the forefront of the Biden administration’s foreign policy priorities, violence and demonstrations taking place just off of America’s coast have forced the White House’s response. Haitian......

Leaders of N.Korea, China vow greater cooperation in face of foreign hostility -KCNA

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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un shakes hands with China’s President Xi Jinping during Xi’s visit in Pyongyang, North Korea in this undated photo released on June 21, 2019 by North Korea’s Korean Central News Agency (KCNA). KCNA via REUTERS SEOUL, July 11 (Reuters) – The leaders of North Korea......

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