The Pentagon admitted USA aircraft were operating in the vicinity but, according to Pentagon spokesman Eric Pahon, the military is having a hard time rectifying the location of the building that was targeted with what was shown as destroyed on social media.
According to a report by the Associated Press released on Wednesday, Manafort proposed a confidential strategy in 2005 whereby he would influence US politics, and business dealings, and news coverage inside the US, Europe and the former Soviet republics, in a way that would benefit the Putin government.
Voronenkov had been receiving threats since he fled Russian Federation past year along with his wife Maria Maksakova, amid an investigation alleging he was involved in property fraud ― a case he dismissed as politically motivated. In response to Voronenkov's killing, Dmitry Peskov , a presidential spokesperson for Vladimir Putin, promptly dismissed any claims that the attack could be linked to the Kremlin .
Last year, Le Canard Enchaîné, the French satirical newspaper, reported that Mike Turner, a Republican on the US House of Representatives' permanent select committee on intelligence, had urged American intelligence agencies to look into Le Pen's Russian Federation connections.
Former US Ambassador to Israel Daniel B. Shapiro. Friedman, who once served as Trump's bankruptcy lawyer, is also critical of the so-called two-state solution. Despite striking a more supportive tone toward Israel than former president Barack Obama, Trump urged Netanyahu during a White House meeting last month to "hold back on settlements for a little bit".
Barack Obama's home state of IL doesn't think the former president's birthday should be a state holiday. The bill would have observed August 4, Obama's birthday, as a legal holiday in the Land of Lincoln. Sonya Harper, a cosponsor of the bill, said. Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner's budget office estimates state holidays cost $3.2 million in personnel expenses, with another $16 million in lost productivity.