Gates was indicted a year ago along with Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's campaign chairman, on charges of conspiracy to launder money and acting as an unregistered foreign agent. Gates met Manafort almost three decades ago while he was an intern at Black, Manafort, Stone, Kelly - one of the most powerful lobbying firms in DC.
He accused his Democratic predecessor, Barack Obama , of failing to do enough to stop Russian election interference."They are laughing their asses off in Moscow", Trump tweeted on Sunday morning. So it was significant that National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster chose this year's Munich event to deliver a strong warning to Moscow. "He has been tough, measured and smart when it comes to Russia", Shah added.
A military helicopter carrying Mexico's interior minister and the governor of the southern state of Oaxaca crashed on Friday killing two people during a tour of damage from an natural disaster earlier in the day, but the senior officials survived, reports.
The constituency will go to polls on March 12. The BJP and the Congress party are looking to root out the Communist Party of India (Marxist), which has been ruling the state for the past 25 years. Brisk polling is underway for 59 seats of the 60-member Tripura assembly. Turnout in the Tripura assembly election has been recorded at 65 percent.
The CBI on Friday registered fresh FIRs against 10 directors of the Gitanjali Group of companies under charges of criminal conspiracy and cheating of Indian Penal Code and Prevention of Corruption Act against Mehul Choksi, the Managing Director of Gitanjali Gems Ltd based at Mumbai's Walkeshwar.
He further stressed that BJP leaders and Jan Sangh have been at the forefront of all leading mass movements after Independence. Modi said it was not hard to form a political party in India, adding that, several parties in the nation adds to the beauty of democracy.