Tumultuous Swedish Election Draws to a Close as Divisions Widen

  1. Tumultuous Swedish Election Draws to a Close as Divisions Widen  Bloomberg
  2. Sweden’s right-wing party will probably do well in Sunday’s election. Here’s a surprising reason.  Washington Post
  3. How the Far Right Conquered Sweden  New York Times
  4. Ahead Of Elections, A Swedish City Reflects The Country’s Ambivalence On Immigration  NPR
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Trump Tweet on South African Land Reform Draws Government's Ire

  1. Trump Tweet on South African Land Reform Draws Government’s Ire  Wall Street Journal
  2. Trump Leaps Into South Africa’s Racially Charged Land Seizure Debate  Bloomberg
  3. Donald Trump Sparks Outrage By Tweeting White Nationalist Talking Point  HuffPost
  4. Trump tweets the word ‘Africa’ for first time as president — in defense of whites in South Africa  Washington Post
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Prosecutors focus on Manafort 'lies' as trial draws to a close

Prosecutors focus on Manafort 'lies' as trial draws to a closeClosing arguments wrapped up in the trial of Paul Manafort on Wednesday, with prosecutors accusing Donald Trump’s former campaign chief of weaving a web of lies to avoid paying taxes. Defense attorneys sought to cast doubt on the credibility of the government’s star witness in the case, which stems from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. “This case is littered with lies,” assistant US attorney Greg Andres told the six-man, six-woman jury on day 12 of Manafort’s trial for tax evasion and bank fraud.


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