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Firm Linked to Israeli Intelligence Ran Pro-Trump Propaganda During Presidential Election

    Firm Linked to Israeli Intelligence Ran Pro-Trump Propaganda During Presidential Election

Rick Gates, the former deputy chairman of the Trump Campaign was allegedly in contact with an Israeli intelligence firm about a social-media disinformation campaign targeted at Ted Cruz and Hillary Clinton and to the benefit of Trump, according to the New York Times. According to the NYT, Rick Gates contacted a company called Psy-Group which…

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Steve Bannon to Advise Brazil’s Far-Right Presidential Candidate

    Steve Bannon to Advise Brazil’s Far-Right Presidential Candidate

Political strategist Steve Bannon, a founding member of the far right-wing news website Breitbart News and former chief advisor to United States President Donald Trump, will be an advisor to Brazilian Presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro for the upcoming elections in October. The announcement was made by Bolsonaro’s son and congressman, Eduardo Bolsonaro. “Bannon said that Bolsonaro’s mission in Brazil” will…

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Opposition Intensifies Propaganda War Against Mexico’s Leftist Presidential Candidate

    Opposition Intensifies Propaganda War Against Mexico’s Leftist Presidential Candidate

Disguised as opinion polls, Mexicans are receiving automated campaign calls against the National Renewal Movement’s (Morena) Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, the front-runner for the upcoming presidential elections in Mexico. Citizens started receiving the calls, which claim to be from “Mexican Institute for Democracy,” recently, however,  an investigation done by Mexican newspaper El Universal found no…

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Maduro Won Venezuela’s Election Despite US Meddling, Now What?

    Maduro Won Venezuela’s Election Despite US Meddling, Now What?

Nicolas Maduro was re-elected for another term of office in the Venezuelan presidential election on Sunday 20 May. The majority of the reactionary opposition, with full support from Washington and Brussels, had called for a boycott, which led to a very low turnout in the middle-and-upper-class areas of the main cities. Their demand that the…

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US Refuses to Recognize Venezuela’s Elections Results, New Sanctions Already Planned

  US Refuses to Recognize Venezuela’s Elections Results, New Sanctions Already Planned

CARACAS, VENEZUELA — Before Venezuelans finished casting their votes Sunday, U.S. Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan announced that the U.S. would not recognize the result of Venezuela’s presidential election. Sullivan was in Buenos Aires on Sunday, leading the U.S. delegation to the G-20 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting. Venezuela’s Nicolas Maduro was elected to his second…

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Top Russian Official: US Meddling in Russian Presidential Election

  Top Russian Official: US Meddling in Russian Presidential Election

As U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election continues to intensify, Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov told the state-run RIA news agency on Monday that the U.S. is actively attempting to interfere in his country’s upcoming presidential election. “The Interfax news agency cited Ryabkov as saying the U.S. was looking…

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