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1/ Let’s go through Manafort’s plea agreement. (
2/ Manafort agrees not to appeal his EDVA matters. Each count to which he is pleading guilty carries a maximum term of 5 years (some of these counts “group” under the federal sentencing guidelines).
3/ Manafort is factually stipulating as TRUE the facts alleged in the EDVA remaining charges and the Statement of the Offense to this plea (will review later in this thread). The Gov’t agrees to dismiss FBAR, FARA, money laundering and other charges in consideration.
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Trump revived the idea of firing Sessions. Likely thinks Uncle Jr Rudy would be divine.🙄

David Pecker, Head Of National Enquirer, resigns from Postmedia Board

Michael Cohen, Lanny Davis & the Russian Mafia, oh my! Lanny Davis’ most notorious client is Firtash

Cohen atty Lanny Davis Is registered foreign agent for Dmitry Firtash a pro RU Oligarch wanted by US gov’t directly linked to Putin

19 mos into the Trump administration, we're starting to see what a real culture of corruption looks like.

None of it is normal

📌Ukrainian oligarch Dmitry Firtash, who has close ties to Manafort, has been wanted in Chicago since 2014 for his alleged role as the mastermind of an international titanium racket

Trump “is rage-googling himself, and he doesn’t like what he’s found
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75/ Trump’s tariffs will not affect Deripaska or #Firtash, who both trade their steel/aluminum out of the EU and UK. Neither has been sanctioned by Trump, despite Congressional mandate to the contrary.
76/ Five things to know about Deripaska:…
77/ Take this with a grain of salt. Deripaska moved assets and money around this past year.
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Wilbur Ross, who is behind Trump’s steel tariffs, made billions buying up, then selling US steel assets to foreign entities, while abandoning EPA and court ordered clean-up requirements.…
2/ Here is more information on Wilbur Ross. THREAD:
3/ Ross and Trump are partners in crime:
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1/ Let’s talk about Rick Gates. He served as Trump’s Deputy Campaign Director and he has been Manafort’s partner for years. It appears as though he is or will become a cooperating witness for Mueller. What does that mean?
2/ As I reported in June, Gates has been on Deripaska’s payroll for years. Deripaska paid Manafort $10m to bring forth pro-Kremlin policies in the US ans abroad.
3/ Gates has also been paid by #Firtash
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Resume thread.
19/ We must turn to the Uranium One narrative to sort this out:
20/ But first, recall that Nunes is an (as yet) unindicted coconspirator with Flynn in the “Turkey Project” work.
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1/ Let’s examine Dmitry Firtash within the context of his ties to Mike Flynn, Paul Manafort & Trump (This thread will be completed over several days. I will place each tweet under its prior tweet, rather than tweet each one to the main feed)
2/ First off, who is Dmytro Firtash? He has business interests, extensive political influence & is close to former Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovych, who was ousted in the Maidan revolution in February 2014.
3/ #Firtash is a key figure in Ukraine’s gas industry, serving as middleman to import central Asian and Russian gas to Ukraine. Firtash has ties to #SemionMogilevich, the Russian mafia don who was until late last year on the FBI’s 10 most wanted list.…
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(Thread) 1/ Let’s discuss Carter Page, shall we?
2/ In 2013 Page met, emailed & gave documents to a Russian spy.…
3/ Ru spy Victor Podobnyy was charged in 2015 by US government for acting as unregistered agents of a foreign government. (Id)
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Oh the geezers are hard at it grafting media, it's always great to have easy scapegoats "North Korean cyber gangs.."…
2/"Mr Murphy’s firm was the first in the world to liaise with computer giant IBM over the use of the super-computer ‘Watson’ for real-time--
3/artificial intelligence-based defence against cyber criminals." Bear with me, I'm about to post a few more links in #THREAD #CyberSecurity
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