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One-time Trump adviser Page to meet businessmen, politicians in Moscow – RIA

MOSCOW: Carter Page, previously described as a foreign-policy adviser to U.S. president-elect Donald Trump, has arrived in Moscow to meet with businessmen and politicians, RIA News agency reported on Thursday. “I am going to meet with influential businessmen and thought leaders,” RIA quoted Page as saying. (reporting by Jack Stubbs; writing by Denis Pinchuk; editing… Read More »

Pope warns media over 'sin' of spreading fake news, smearing politicians

VATICAN CITY: Media that focus on scandals and spread fake news to smear politicians risk becoming like people who have a morbid fascination with excrement, Pope Francis said in an interview published on Wednesday. Francis told the Belgian Catholic weekly “Tertio” that spreading disinformation was “probably the greatest damage that the media can do” and… Read More »

Croatia's politicians promise tax cuts, woo upstarts before vote

ZAGREB: Croatia’s two biggest parties are promising tax cuts and toning down talk of tough reforms as well as building alliances with smaller, mostly upstart parties to try to convince voters they can produce a stable government in September’s snap election. Last November’s election produced a fragile government embroiled in disputes over sensitive political appointments,… Read More »