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Washington Post Appends "Russian Propaganda Fake News" Story, Admits It May Be Fake - Zerohedge

Vladimir Putin: Enough With The West’s Imaginary Threats - WorldCrunch

Americans Have Fewer Privacy Rights When Emailing People Overseas, Court Rules - TheIntercept

The Costs of Empire Are Growing with No Sign of Shrinking - Antiwar.com

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