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Saudi Arabia teams up with Israel in anti-Qatar lobbying in the US Congress

By Abdus Sattar Ghazali – Journal of America – June 10, 2017

US proposed  legislation – Palestinian International Terrorism Support Prevention Act of 2017 – threatening to sanction Qatar for its support of the so-called “Palestinian terror” was sponsored by 10 lawmakers who received more than $1m over the last 18 months from lobbyists and groups linked to Israel, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates, Al Jazeera reported Friday.

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Ethnic Cleansing, Racism, Zionism

Bronx Congressman Pushes for New Sanctions Against Russia Amid Flynn Scandal

Bronx Congressman Eliot Engel capitalized upon the resignation of President Donald Trump‘s Russian-tainted National Security Advisor to push legislation that would hit Moscow and its agents with even tougher financial sanctions. 616 more words

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H.R. 600 - Digital GAP Act

Ed Royce (Republican-CA) introduced H.R. 600, the Digital GAP Act. The act is to promote Internet access in developing countries and update foreign policy toward the Internet, and for other purposes. 381 more words

Democratic Rep. Engel Hopes For Common Ground With Trump

MAMARONECK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A Democratic congressman representing the Bronx and Westchester County is heading back to Washington to face a dramatically changed political landscape. 151 more words

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Cold War Chill: US Congress Wants to Block Future Presidents Working With Russia

As Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump has expressed interest in renewing ties with Russia, the US Congress seems to be scrambling to ensure that ties between Washington and Moscow will remain sour. 346 more words