Monthly Archives: January 2017

USA File: American Left, globalists deepen insurgency against Trump Admin after president fires acting attorney general, Obama appointee Sally Yates for insubordination, refusal to enforce EO imposing 120-day hold on refugee admission, indefinite ban on Syrian refugees, 90-day bar on citizens from Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen; Trump appoints Dana Boente as new acting AG until Senate confirms nomination of Jeff Sessions; Democrat-dominated California legislature mulls sanctuary status for entire state, non-compliance with Pres. Trump’s directives, non-cooperation with federal immigration officials, LA, SF, Sacramento already enacted city-wide sanctuary status; Washington State sues feds over temporary immigration ban, Olympia’s Bob Ferguson one of 16 state AGs who released statement on Jan. 29 branding Trump’s immigration action “un-American and unlawful”; Trump’s order sparked large demos across country over weekend, including 3,000 protesters at Sea-Tac Airport; Soros funded immigrant rights to tune of US$76 million between 2004-2014; London, Ontario to follow Toronto, Vancouver in declaring “sanctuary status” for illegal immigrants in Canada, cites Trump polices, follows Quebec City mosque massacre by deranged French Canadian fan of Marine Le Pen

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USSR2 File/Communist Bloc Military Updates: Communist Party of Russian Federation urges return to “state ideology” ahead of Kremlin-sponsored celebration of centennial of Bolshevik Revolution, Communists of Russia splinter group urges punishment for denials, distortions of official history of 1917 events; Russia takes advantage of USA’s distraction with Trump inauguration, cements 49-year lease with Syria on Tartus naval base, Khmeimim air base near Latakia, both extendable by 25 years; Russian air defense troops currently guarding Khmeimim with S-400 batteries, S-300s guarding Russian Navy at Tartus; Central Military District carries out 2017’s first combat readiness checks in Urals, Volga and Siberia regions, including air force, motorized infantry, artillery, tanks, air defense, combat support; Serbia casts wary eye at NATO neighbor Croatia, bolsters armed forces inventory with Russian donation (“technical assistance”) of six MiG-29 fighter jets, 30 T-72С tanks, 30 BRDM-2 combat recon vehicles, Belarusian donation of further eight MiG-29s, two Buk SAM systems; Serbian PM Aleksandar Vucic cements deals with official trips to Moscow, Minsk

USA/EU Files: New “America First” era begins with Mexican president scrapping trip to Washington after Trump reiterates demand Mexico City pay for US$12-15 billion border wall, Pres. Trump declares: “Unless Mexico is going to treat the United States fairly, with respect, such a meeting would be fruitless . . .”; Mexican CFR warns Ottawa ahead of NAFTA rejig: “[Trump] will find some excuse to turn on Canada”; meanwhile, Trump hosts British PM at retreat for Republican lawmakers in Philadelphia on Jan. 26, White House on Jan. 27; Theresa May to GOP: “[A]s you renew your nation just as we renew ours we have the opportunity . . . to renew the special [UK-USA] relationship for this new age”; May leading Britain out of EU, preparing parliamentary vote to invoke Art. 50 of Lisbon Treaty, instigate formal exit talks with Brussels; top Democrats incensed UK leader avoided their party, cry “breach of protocol”; ex-UKIP chief, Brexit backer, Trump pal Nigel Farage signs on with Fox News; France’s National Front chief staring at possible victory in May presidential bid as main right-wing rival sinks under personal scandal, allegedly funnelled US$645,000 in public funds into non-existent job for wife

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The burgeoning ideological friendship between Trump and May hearkens back to Reagan and Thatcher. This should come as no surprise since Trump’s admiration for Reagan is well known.

WW4 File: Beijing irritated by Trump Admin’s pro-Taipei position, hard-line stance against Red China’s regional aggression, adversarial trade policy, responds by deploying road-mobile nuclear-capable MIRV-able Dongfeng-41 ICBMs in NE province of Heilongjiang–near Russian border, but within striking distance of USA (Alaska, CONUS), Canada, Europe; Russian geopolitical analyst: “This is China’s response to threats pronounced by the new US president, Donald Trump. Also, Chinese missiles would be able to use a more advantageous northern strategic route for approaching targets in the United States, thus bypassing the US missile defense”; Trump repudiated so-called “One China Policy” in Jan. 13 interview with WSJ: “Everything is under negotiation including One China”; while Trump team invited former premier of Republic of China, Yu Shyi-kun, to attend inauguration with Taiwanese delegation; PRC Foreign Ministry lashes back: “We urge the new administration to fully understand the high sensitivity of the Taiwan issue and to continue pursuing the one China policy”

USA File: New “America First” era begins as Pres. Trump signs (or will shortly sign) new raft of EOs, including: 1) temporary ban on most refugees, suspension of visas for citizens of Syria, Iraq, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan and Yemen; 2) directive to build (i.e., complete) border wall with Mexico, deport illegal aliens, ban “sanctuary cities,” triple staff at ICE, increase personnel at CBP by 5,000; 3) directive to streamline permitting process and regulatory burden for domestic manufacturers; 4) media ban on employees of Environmental Protection Agency, including temporary suspension of business activities (i.e., awarding new contracts or grants); White House reportedly orders removal of climate change page from EPA website; ban on external comm. extended to Interior, Agriculture depts.; Trump promises “major investigation” into voter fraud, esp. with respect to allegations 3 to 5 million illegals voted (for Hillary), but House Speaker Ryan does not share Oval Office’s convictions; Congressional Progressive Caucus co-chair, practicing Muslim Keith Ellison fires back in treasonous tweet: “’Major investigation’ on ‘voter fraud’ is about pushing Photo ID plus proof of citizenship to vote. Fight it NOW!”

USA File: New “America First” era begins as Pres. Trump avoids conflict of interest with business empire, resigns from Trump Org, hands reins of company to sons Don Jr. and Eric; son-in-law Jared Kushner to assume role as unpaid White House adviser, Justice Dept. opines: “We conclude that section 3110 [of the U.S. Code] does not bar this appointment”; 2) signs EO to move ahead with construction of TransCanada’s Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines, both nixed under Obama Admin’s environmental policies; decision will likely further aggravate federal relations with Standing Rock Sioux Native American tribe; 3) meets CEOs of GM, Ford and Fiat Chrysler, urges Mary Barra, Mark Fields and Sergio Marchionne to open new plants in USA; veteran conservative commentator Patrick Buchanan rejects Council on Foreign Relations’ “advice” to new Trump Admin, contends globalism is dead (or dying), “Transnationalism is yielding to tribalism,” urges Trump to fulfill campaign promises; German FM concurs in Bild article: “With the election of Donald Trump, the old world of the 20th century is finally over,” “How the world of tomorrow will look is not settled”

Red World Order/EU Files: New “America First” era begins with “USexit” as Rep. Mike Rogers (R-AL) proposes bill to withdraw from United Nations, evict UN HQ from US soil, end funding, involvement in UN military ops, diplomatic status of UN officials; American Sovereignty Restoration Act of 2017 introduced on Jan. 3, referred to House Cmte. on Foreign Affairs, bill to take effect 2 years after passage; Pres. Trump labels UN “waste of time and money,” US envoy to UN Haley blasts Security Council’s Dec. 23 vote to condemn Israel; US patriots, Trump White House must now brace for massive confrontation with globalists, communists, danger of nuclear blackmail against USA never greater; Def. Sec. Mattis spends first full day at Pentagon supervising 31 airstrikes against ISIS in Syria, Iraq, terrorist capital Raqqa takes “heaving beating”; local sources claim ISIS mastermind Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi wounded by airstrikes in Al-Ba’aj, N. Iraq; France’s National Front (FN) chief Marine Le Pen spotted at Trump Tower on Jan. 12, but no apparent meeting with Trump, only tower resident, political operative George Lombardi, who also maintains links with Italian Right; Le Pen’s presidential bid buoyed by Islamic terror, Euroscepticism

USA File: New “America First” era begins with Pres. Trump dismantling elements of New World Order, rolling back other directives from Obama Admin, signs (or will shortly sign) executive orders: 1) pulling country out of 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership, negotiated by previous admin but never ratified by Congress; 2) announcing intention to renegotiate NAFTA with Canada, Mexico; 3) ordering Health and Human Services Dept., other federal agencies to delay implementing aspects of Obamacare that impose “fiscal burden” on states, health-care providers, families, pending total repeal; 4) placing hiring freeze on federal workforce, except military; 5) reinstating “Mexico City policy,” first implemented by Reagan Admin, which withholds US funding to NGOs providing or promoting abortions overseas; Trump meets CEOs at White House breakfast, pledges to lower corporate taxes from 35% to as little as 15%, slash regulations by up to 75% if companies keep jobs in USA, impose “substantial border tax” on those that fail to comply; White House’s Spanish website, created under Obama, removed

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The Trump Revolution appears to be “Phase 1” of the Second American Revolution, now underway.

National revolutions are underway in Europe too:

  • Ukraine, 2014: Yanukovich regime toppled, communism banned
  • Poland, 2015: Law and Justice government formed, Polish Left collapses
  • Britain, 2015: underway following Brexit referendum
  • France, 2017: possible revolution as a result of May presidential election

The regressive forces of globalism and communism (“New/Red World Order”) can be expected to go on the offensive, with the intent of fortifying 25 years of gains in the West, especially with respect to politics, finance, commerce, media, education and culture

USA/USSR2 Files: New “America First” era begins as Trump, Pence take oaths of office, become 45th President, 48th Vice-President; Trump’s inaugural address includes pledges to undo major elements of post-Cold War international order (i.e., predecessor George H.W. Bush’s “New World Order”) by restoring economic sovereignty, securing borders, “reinforcing old alliances and forming new ones,“ “eradicating radical Islamic terrorism”; nearly 60 Democratic lawmakers boycott inauguration, denounce Trump’s alleged “authoritarianism,” but Obamas, Clintons, Jimmy Carter attend; leftist-led protests in national capital predictably degenerate into riots, 90 arrests; DC police tear gas, detain black-clad anarchists after protesters turn violent, smash windows of parked cars, banks, Starbucks, McDonalds, threaten Trump supporters; Russia in grip of “Trumpomania,” anticipates more “comradely” relations with Washington, withdrawal of NATO troops from W. borders, Kremlin media allocates ample air time to exploits of new US president

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Is the New World Order dead? Not quite. It seems the globalists at the World Economic Forum have recruited Communist China to take over America’s leadership role in that misguided project. Red World Order, anyone?

USA File: 100s of communists, anarchists organized under Disrupt J20 campaign make good on weeks of threats to “disrupt” Trump inauguration, descend on National Press Club in DC on Thurs. night, set off smoke bombs, chase “Deploraball” attendees, clash with police, “several” agitators arrested; Breitbart provides comprehensive list of Disrupt J20 groups, some openly advocating violent revolution; Maoist-backed Refuse Fascism campaign also reportedly shows up outside “alt-right” Deploraball; Disrupt J20 protesters block at least 10 security checkpoints near National Mall, chain themselves to one another and fences; 200 Bikers for Trump roar into DC area from staging ground in Woodbridge, VA on Thurs. morning, roll north on Interstate 95, stop at Arlington National Cemetery to honor war dead, cross Key Bridge into Georgetown; organizer Chris Cox expects up to 5,000 bikers to attend “Bikers Ball,” describes group, which includes many military vets, as new “political bloc”; meanwhile President-elect Trump and family attend private service at St. John’s Episcopal Church near White House, “inflammatory” (i.e., politically incorrect) Southern Baptist pastor preaches message

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Some Bikers for Trump, at least the ones who are in now in their 60s/70s, fought the communists in Vietnam. I suspect they have little toleration for the domestic commie riff-raff that has descended on Washington to protest Trump’s inauguration.

USA File: American Left, globalists possibly moving ahead with plot to overthrow incoming Trump Admin, hire communists, anarchists to stage armed insurrection in streets of national capital; US Park and DC police forces discover weapon caches along Chesapeake & Ohio Canal in NW district of Washington; according to local DC news from little-reported 2-week-old story, woman finds violin case containing 2 guns, turns in to police, authorities conduct search, uncover 2nd, larger site with “multiple weapons and ammunition surrounded by trash and other debris,” weapons include long guns, pistols; protests ramp up days before inaugural ceremony as agitators block K Street and Vermont Avenue near 14th Street on Tues. evening, California man tries to immolate self in front of Trump International Hotel in DC, hospitalized; 90 anti-Trump groups to hold “massive march” in downtown LA on Jan. 20; meanwhile, outgoing DHS Secretary Johnson says “no specific credible threat” to Trump inaugural, but admits heavily guarded perimeter around Capitol Bldg. designed to thwart “home-grown violent extremism”

Red World Order File: US President-elect Trump in Bild interview brands NATO “obsolete” because “it was designed many, many years ago,” members “aren’t paying what they should,” and military alliance “didn’t deal with terrorism”; German Left Party dep. chief concurs: “Nato must be dissolved and replaced by a collective security system including Russia”; Sahra Wagenknecht raised in Communist E. Germany, Die Linke descends from ruling party of defunct E. Berlin regime; Putin sends not-so-comradely message to incoming Trump Admin as Kremlin test-fires Topol-M ICBM; World Economic Forum meets in Davos between Jan. 17-20, Xi Jinping to attend, first-time ever Red China’s president shows up at WEF conclave in Switzerland, expected to promote “open global economy,” attack Trump’s “America First” policy; PRC official at WTO symposium blasts USA: “With the rise of populism, protectionism, and nativism, the world has come to a historic crossroad where one road leads to war, poverty, confrontation and domination while the other road [globalization] leads to peace, development, cooperation and win-win solutions”; HuffPost lauds China as “de facto leader of globalization” in wake of Trump Revolution (meaning, apparently, Communist Party of China will lead world into workers’ paradise of “market socialism”)

USA File: Trump crosses swords with outgoing CIA Director Brennan over Christopher Steele’s dossier, Putin rushes to US president-elect’s defense, presents self as trustworthy friend, warns of “Maidan-style” coup attempt in Washington; ex-MI6 agent Steele says Russian FSB compiled “kompromat” (comprising material) on Trump as billionaire supposedly consorted with prostitutes in Moscow hotel in 2013, engaged in perverted sex acts, Steele report circulated among journalists, officials until first published in BuzzFeed News on Jan. 10 (i.e., 10 days before Trump’s inauguration); Trump tweets: “Intelligence insiders now claim the Trump dossier is ‘a complete fraud’”; Brennan takes umbrage to Trump claim CIA leaked Steele report, suggests president-elect naïve about Russia: “First of all, this is not intelligence community information. I don’t think he [Trump] has a full understanding of Russian capabilities and the actions they are taking on the world”; Russian dictator opines: “These claims are an obvious fake . . . Is someone really thinking that our intelligence agencies are chasing every American billionaire . . . Of course not! It’s just a complete nonsense. It seems that they [US political elite] trained for this in Kiev and now are ready to organize a ‘Maidan’ in Washington not to let Trump assume office”

USA File: Outgoing Pres. Obama will ride with successor in motorcade from White House to Trump’s inauguration at Capitol Bldg. next Friday; meanwhile 26 Democratic lawmakers vow to boycott ceremony amid verbal sparring between Rep. John Lewis, president-elect; civil rights “icon” Lewis denies Trump “legitimate” president: “I think the Russians participated in helping this man get elected,” Trump fires back: “Lewis should spend more time on fixing and helping his district, which is in horrible shape and falling apart (not to mention crime infested)”; CIA-friendly Washington Post once again exposed as purveyor of “fake news,” alters report of D.C. National Guard cmdr. resigning moment Trump sworn in on Jan. 20, possibly leaving national capital vulnerable to civil unrest after weeks of threats from communists, anarchists, assorted Soros recruits to “disrupt” inauguration, “resist fascism”; D.C. Anti-Fascist Coalition plans stink bomb attack against pro-Trump “Deploraball” party at National Press Club on Thurs. night, leftist group part of Disrupt J20 campaign; Bikers for Trump supports “peaceful transition,” reiterates offer to assist with security during inauguration, form human shield (“wall of meat”) to protect Trump entourage

Event Convergence Alert: Outgoing Obama Admin responds to Russian aggression in Ukraine, deploys US special forces to Baltics, 3,000 soldiers, 80 MBTs, 100s of armored vehicles to Poland; Putin’s ire raised, spokesman Peskov says US deployment “threatens Russia’s interests and security”; S-400 air defense batteries deployed to defend Moscow, Iskander missiles to Kaliningrad; DM Shoigu dispatched to Minsk, informs Lukashenko: “US and NATO are increasing their offensive capabilities on the W. borders of the Union State of Belarus and Russia”; Kremlin to ship over 4,100 railway cars of military cargo to Belarus in 2017, up from 50 in 2016, analysts suggest Russia planning to “occupy” buffer state, not merely carry out Zapad drill with Belarusians; Russia bolsters assets on NATO’s S. flank (i.e., Turkey), sends 12 Su-25 fighter planes to Syria despite Moscow’s announcement of military drawdown in country’s civil war; Russia Today hijacks C-SPAN broadcast on Jan. 12, substitutes Kremlin programming for 10 min.; ex-member of Congressional EMP Commission Peter Pry publishes e-book, The Long Sunday posits EMP attack against America between 11/8/2016 and 1/20/2017; Russian embassy in London accuses ex-MI6 agent Christopher Steele of concocting dossier to smear both Kremlin and Trump; DNI Clapper urges Trump to disavow “false and fictitious” claims in Orbis publication; Steele case officer for Litvinenko until FSB agent murdered in 2006, now in hiding

USA File: American Left, globalists circumvent GOP-controlled Congress, apolitical military for possible “soft coup” against Trump, outgoing DHS secretary federalizes elections in Jan. 6 announcement; Johnson designates state and local election systems “critical infrastructure,” authorizes withholding electoral process info from public; DHS-designated “critical infrastructure” now includes election storage facilities, polling places, vote tabulation locations, voter registration databases, voting machines, etc.; Kemp: DHS hacked into Georgia election database on Nov. 15; US intel report declassified same day alleges Russian GRU/FSB “obtained and maintained access to elements of multiple U.S. state or local electoral boards,” but admits targeted systems not involved in vote tallying; Trump receives official briefing on hack job at DNC, Republican Senators McCain, Graham urge president-elect to accept findings; Trump needs Senate’s support for cabinet appointments, changes position on Russian election intervention, vows to “aggressively combat” cyberattacks from Moscow, Beijing, but insists “absolutely no effect on the outcome of the election”

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Trump’s not invincible. He has to work within the Constitution and with Senate Republicans to secure his cabinet appointments. However, he has changed his tune on Russian complicity in the DNC hack job, which admission does not aid him in resisting a potential “soft coup” from the defeated Democrats and their globalist backers (i.e., Soros). This would constitute a fourth option–which we neglected to mention in our last post–for anti-patriotic forces in America to remove the incoming Trump Admin before Jan. 20.

USA File: Joint session of Congress formally certifies President-elect Trump’s Electoral College victory, Pence as VP, outgoing VP Biden overrules last-minute objections of Democratic colleagues, declares “It is over”; American Left, globalists now have only three options to remove Trump/Pence before 2021, one constitutional, two illegal: impeachment (unlikely, with Republican-dominated Congress), coup d’etat (unlikely, as US military respects civilian oversight), assassination (possible, enter ever-handy “lone gunman,” etc.); Trump transition team orders Obama-appointed ambassadors to promptly relinquish overseas posts on Jan. 20, State Dept. cable sent to diplomats on Dec. 23, career foreign service officers to temporarily run US embassies in such cases; Stalinists, Maoists to hide behind fronts during Inauguration Day demos, Workers’ World Party backs ubiquitous ANSWER Coalition, Revolutionary Communist Party backs Refuse Fascism campaign, enlists support from self-avowed socialist and actor Ed Asner, ex-Weather Underground terrorist Bill Ayers

USA File: American Left, globalists desperately paint picture of President-elect Trump as “Russian agent” days ahead of inauguration; billionaire Democratic Party backer, radical left funder Soros oozes into public spotlight with Dec. 28 op-ed, alleges US democracy “in crisis,” refers to Trump as “con artist,” “would-be dictator,” says Trump’s cabinet consists of “incompetent extremists and retired generals”; Soros huddled with other Democracy Alliance donors at DC’s Mandarin Oriental Hotel on Nov. 13, Democratic bigwigs present at post-election strategy session included House party leader Pelosi, Sen. Warren, Congressional Progressive Caucus co-chairman Ellison; Clintons (surprisingly) to attend Trump inauguration, while George W. and Laura Bush, Jimmy Carter also accept invitations; Brexit advocate Nigel Farage among foreign politicians to confirm attendance; Senate Armed Forces Cmte. listens to testimony from DNI on alleged Russian hack job at DNC, Clapper defends intel, accuses Moscow of planting “fake news” in US media, suggests Trump “disparaging” US intel agencies, dismisses Assange’s Wikileaks; cmte. chairman McCain calls alleged Russian interference “act of war”; meanwhile, CIA-friendly Wash. Post retracts its own “fake news” alleging Russia tried to drop Vermont power grid

USA File: Trump team met with DHS officials on Dec. 5, requested assessment of “all assets available for border wall and barrier construction” with Mexico, capacity for expanding immigration detention, aerial surveillance; also requested copies of every immigration-related E.O., directive ever signed by Obama; Trump disavowed N. border wall on campaign trail, but CBP responds to request with US$3.3 billion estimate for barriers between 7 states and Canada; Ford Motor Co. cancels plans to build plant in San Luis Potosi, Mexico, shifts 700 jobs, US$700 million back to Flat Rock, Michigan, Ford execs personally inform Trump, Pence after incoming president rebukes automaker in tweet; Trump also accuses GM of building Chevy Cruz in Mexico, selling in USA; France’s National Front chief praises Trump’s “protectionism,” pollsters predict Marine Le Pen to reach 2nd round of voting in May presidential bid; Trump spokesman Sean Spicer to ABC’s “This Week”: Trump will immediately “repeal a lot of the regulations and actions that have been taken by this [Obama] administration over the last eight years . . .”; Trump chastises House Republicans for trying to weaken Office of Congressional Ethics, lawmakers hastily reverse course; tweets support for Assange’s claim Russia not behind email hacks targeting DNC, Clinton campaign (BTW, Coulter blames Bernie)

USA File: “Escape from New York”: 2 Blackhawk helos, C-130 transport plane practice evacuation drill over Manhattan on Dec. 13, ID potential landing sites to extract Trump in case of emergency, incoming president expected to “hold court” from “White House North”; 33-year-old Trump Tower lacks helipad; Inauguration Day security to include 3,200 police officers, 8,000 National Guard, 5,000 active-duty service members for “ceremonial capacities”; 5,000 Bikers for Trump (with nod toward Putin’s Night Wolves) expected to roar into DC, biker group offered “unofficial outdoor crowd control” at Republican Convention in Cleveland in July; meanwhile, American Left ramps up for inauguration protests, preps for civil unrest after Electoral College demos fizzle out; Legalization for All Network to protest Trump’s plan for mass deportations, border wall with Mexico, Women’s March on Washington expects 200,000 pro-abortion supporters on Jan. 21; “non-traditional” firearms groups like Liberal Gun Club observe rise in membership since Nov., “Liberal Preppers” Facebook community, LGBQT Pink Pistols note surge of inquiries; former Clinton rival Sanders rails against GOP plans to dismantle “Obamacare,” urges demos on Jan. 15

USA/USSR2 Files: Outgoing Pres. Obama leaves foreign affairs mess for successor Trump, expels 35 Russian diplomats from embassy in DC, consulate in SF on Dec. 29, accused of waging cyberwarfare against USA: “These data theft and disclosure activities could only have been directed by the highest levels of the Russian government”; White House also orders closure of 2 Russian compounds in New York, Maryland, purportedly used for spying, imposes sanctions on GRU chief Lt Gen Korobov, 3 deputies, and 2 Russians wanted by FBI for cybercrimes, Alexei Belan and Yevgeny Bogachev; sanctions also imposed on 3 Russian companies allegedly providing “material support” for GRU hacking ops; Putin brands expulsions “provocative” but rejects advice of FM Lavrov to retaliate with tit-for-tat deportations, welcomes prompt mending of Moscow-Washington relations under incoming Trump Admin; Trump praises Putin’s calm response: “Great move . . . I always knew he was very smart!”; MSM smirks about US, Russian presidents’ “blossoming bromance,” Forbes remarks both “govern by threats,” wield top-down management style (but “similarity ends there”)

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Back from Christmas vacation. New era to begin for USA and Moscow-Washington relations on January 20.