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‘Russian meeting with Italy populists’ probed

Italian prosecutors have opened an investigation into allegations of collusion between Russia and the ruling League party following media reports of a secret meeting The meeting allegedly took place between Russian officials and Gianluca Savoini, a close aide to deputy prime minister Matteo Salvini Those present reportedly discussed an oil deal that would enable funds to be transferred to the...

Putin Bemused By EU Politicians: Why Do You Allow Bandits To Walk Freely In European Capitals?

Dmitry Peskov: Here are our colleagues from the foreign media. Introduce yourself, please. Good afternoon, Mr President! My name is Christian Esch, I head Spiegel magazine’s Moscow office. I have a question that concerns a matter that worries and annoys Germany, the murder of a citizen of Georgia of Chechen ethnicity, Zelimkhan Khangoshvili. The information coming from Moscow and Berlin...

Arthur Brooks on why we hate our political enemies — and how to stop

JUDY WOODRUFF: On our bookshelf tonight, a conversation with Arthur Brooks, who was, until this month, the president of the American Enterprise Institute, a conservative Washington think tank. I spoke with him recently about his latest book, “Love Your Enemies.” He started by explaining how he came to study the science behind a concept as old as the Scriptures. ARTHUR...