Tagged Russiagate

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The Two Options on the Skripal Poisoning

Now that British PM Theresa May has publicly fingered Russia and, at the same time, identified the chemical weapon used (Novichok) … there are two possibilities in the Sergei Skripal poisoning: Russian President Vladimir Putin has broken long-standing “rules” about assassinating former spies who change hands in prisoner swaps and, in so doing, has also revealed an active chemical…

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Does The Data Point To Flynn?

The newscycle is spinning on the Washington Post’s new story about the Obama Administration’s response to Russia’s cyberattack. It’s fairly detailed, it claims that the CIA got smokin’ hot intel directly linking Putin to election interference and it’s been expertly parsed by the indefatigable Marcy Wheeler of Emptywheel. As ever, it seems to leave as…