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Rudy Giuliani Is in Ukraine Again but Nobody in Power Seems Eager to Meet Him

Rudy Giuliani, whose work in Ukraine is at the heart of U.S. impeachment proceedings, is back in the country — and officials in Kyiv appear to be keeping their distance. People with knowledge of his trip say Giuliani flew into Kyiv from Budapest on Wednesday, the same day that U.S. hearings stemming from his shadow diplomacy in Ukraine kicked over to the House Judiciary Committee. Social media postings show him meeting with current...

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Why the Ukraine is Intertwined With U.S. Political Scandals

For the second time in as many years, a major political scandal related to U.S. presidential-election campaigns has traced its way back to the Ukraine, an Eastern European nation of 42 million, riven by tensions between Russia and the West and weakened by systemic corruption. The first was a fraud case against President Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign manager Paul Manafort. Now, Trump is facing a House impeachment inquiry after a...

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Rudy Giuliani Defends Controversial Comments About Stormy Daniels

Rudy Giuliani is not backing down from comments he made about not respecting Stormy Daniels because of her work in the adult film industry. On Thursday, in interviews with both CNN and NBC News, the former mayor of New York City and current member of President Trump’s legal team, defended remarks he made about Stormy Daniels’ credibility at an event in Tel Aviv on Wednesday. “Why would I withdraw them?” Giuliani said to NBC...

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Rudy Giuliani Just Made Trump’s Stormy Daniels Scandal Even Messier

President Donald Trump reimbursed the $130,000 his lawyer Michael Cohen paid to porn star Stormy Daniels ahead of the 2016 presidential election. That's according to Rudy Giuliani, the former mayor of New York City and recent addition to Trump's legal team. The Fox interview While speaking to Fox News' Sean Hannity on Wednesday, Giuliani explained that "the money was not campaign money.” “Sorry, I'm giving you a fact now that...

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Rudy Giuliani has had virtually no input on U.S. cybersecurity policy

Eight months ago, Rudy Giuliani was named a top adviser to President Donald Trump on cybersecurity matters. Yet, former and current U.S. officials say since that declaration, Giuliani has contributed little to the administration and the advisory role has yet to bear anything worthwhile. Giuliani’s so-called “cyber working group,” a vague advisory committee officially announced by Trump’s presidential transition team in early...

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Rudy Giuliani is helping draw up cyber doctrine, DNI says, but details are scarce

Donald Trump confidant and former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani is one of the leading voices in designing a “cyber doctrine” for the U.S., according to the Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats, but there is little information about how that process is going. The long-awaited doctrine — a broadly defined framework that lawmakers hope will one day serve to define the nation’s boundaries in cyberspace and rules of...