Female Russian 'spy' charged with infiltrating US political organisations under senior Kremlin official's orders

Maria Butina, 29, a pro-gun activist affiliated with the National Rifle Association (NRA), was arrested yesterday on a charge of conspiracy to act as an…

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Charles Krauthammer dead at 68 – Pulitzer Prize-winning political commentator dies days after declaring 'my fight with cancer is over'

The Harvard-trained psychiatrist and best-selling author penned a heartbreaking goodbye letter earlier this month revealing he had weeks to live. In an open letter to…

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Austria to close seven mosques and expel dozens of foreign-funded imams amid massive crackdown on ‘political Islam’

Chancellor Sebastian Kurz said the government is shutting a hardline Turkish nationalist mosque in Vienna and dissolving a group called the Arab Religious Community that…

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Brussels in political crisis as EU chief faces calls to quit after telling Italians they should learn to vote for the right candidates

The 5-Star Movement – the largest party in Italy’s hung parliament – immediately demanded the European Commission axe German Guenther Oettinger. It came as shares…

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