The billionaire oligarch is “at the dead center of the greatest corruption operation in Ukraine’s history,” said a former senior U.S. diplomat.
Ken DilanianGuiliani, who made his name putting mob figures in prison as a U.S. attorney, was so eager to help Trump and hurt Biden that he turned to a Kremlin-backed, mafia-linked oligarch — and offered the equivalent of a get-out-of-jail-free card.
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And President Trump and William P. Barr are wrong to say that it is.
Ken DilanianIt’s hard to overstate how much Webster is respected, even revered, in the national security community. His criticisms of Barr here will reverberate. “I Headed the F.B.I. and C.I.A. There’s a Dire Threat to the Country I Love.”
Mr. Trump said a career diplomat made up a conversation between him and his ambassador to the European Union, dismissing a critical detail in the Democrats’ impeachment inquiry.
Ken DilanianJust another Friday.
“President Trump unleashed a series of falsehoods on Friday in an effort to invalidate the impeachment inquiry and counter sworn testimony from officials in his own administration, after a week of damaging public hearings.”
In one year, Planet Labs built as many satellites as the rest of the world combined. Its images are used by governments, researchers, and even farmers.
Ken DilanianRe-up: Privately owned satellites the size of toaster ovens are democratizing what used to be secret intelligence; producing reams of data about what's happening on the Earth's surface; and raising privacy concerns. nbcnews.com/news/world/tin… via @nbcnews
“The problem is we need some money,” Giuliani says to unidentified man during accidental call to NBC News writer.
Ken DilanianStop what you're doing and read this. Giuliani butt-dialed an NBC reporter and left a third party conversation on voice mail: “The problem is we need some money. We need a few hundred thousand." .nbcnews.com/politics/polit… via @nbcnews