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Poland Rebukes Netflix After ‘Terrible Mistake’ on Holocaust

(Bloomberg) — Poland’s prime minister wrote an official letter to Netflix Chief Executive Officer Reed Hastings requesting that the media streaming company correct facts about the Holocaust in its “The Devil Next Door” documentary series. The European Union member lurched into the international spotlight last year after its nationalist ruling Law & Justice party outlawed…

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Meet USS Halibat: The Navy Submarine That Launched An Intelligence Coup Against Russia

Key point: Espionage sometimes requires risky maneuvers.  Since 2015, there have been reports of Russian submarines and spy ships trawling the waters near the ocean-spanning underwater fiber-optic cables vital to trans-oceanic Internet access. In fact, reported activity by spy ship Yartar off the U.S. nuclear-armed submarine base in King’s Bay, Georgia is likely in search…

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Hillary Clinton says UK government ‘shameful’ for delaying release of secret Russia report until after election

Hillary Clinton has branded the government’s delay in releasing a report into Russian influence on the 2016 referendum as “inexplicable and shameful”. The former US presidential candidate and first lady said the public “deserve to know” what is in the report before the country heads to the polls in December. The report by the Intelligence…

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'Shameful' of UK not to publish report on Russian meddling, says Hillary Clinton

By Costas Pitas and Guy Faulconbridge LONDON (Reuters) – Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton criticized as “shameful” British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s decision not to publish a parliamentary report on Russian meddling in UK politics until after an election next month. The report by parliament’s Intelligence and Security Committee (ISC) has been cleared…

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Democrats vow to insulate impeachment inquiry from 'sham investigations'

By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The impeachment inquiry into U.S. President Donald Trump will not be allowed to become a venue for “sham investigations” into Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden and his son, the head of a congressional committee leading the probe said on Tuesday. Representative Adam Schiff, the Democratic chairman of the House…

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