While policymakers talk about increasing sanctions on Russia, lobbying firms are partnering with Russian energy organizations to ensure maximum mutual economic benefit, even if it’s not in America’s best interests.
President Obama is hoping sanctions will punish Russia for its abuse of Ukraine, but there’s already one group that sanctions are helping: lawyers and lobbyists. Late last month, former senators Trent Lott and John Breaux signed on as lobbyists for Gazprombank, a financial arm of the state-owned energy giant, Gazprom.…
Behind closed doors the U.S. government is giving Russia free military equipment—also used to train American troops—even after President Obama announced punitive sanctions against Moscow and, more importantly, a suspension in military engagement over the invasion and occupation of Ukraine. The secret operation was exposed this week by members of…
Joint FBI and Homeland Security Bulletin Discusses “Lessons Learned” from Chechen Attack on Russian School; Obama Administration Withholds Security Recommendations for Protecting U.S. Schools
Contact Information: Press Office 202-646-5172, ext 305 Washington, DC — October 13, 2011 Judicial Watch, the public interest organization that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has uncovered an intelligence document detailing the September 2004 attack by Chechen Islamic militants on a school in Beslan, North Ossetia,