Kremlin 'concerned' that US may expand sanctions on Russia

A spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin said Monday that the Kremlin is "concerned" about the possibility of expanded U.S. sanctions on Russia.

"We don’t want to be in a situation where our bilateral relations, which are already in a rather pitiful state, could face even bigger and possibly unbearable risks and dangers," Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters, according to Bloomberg.

"We have concerns about sanctions, but we don’t know what they will be, since it’s all still discussions that aren’t based on any official information," he added.

Dernières Nouvelles d'Alsace: La famille Pallady-Bobeica, d’origine moldave, a adopté le springerle.

Familia Pallady-Bobeica, de origine moldoveni, a adoptat springerle. Mama pregateste biscuitii albi, fiica, doctoranda mediteaza asupra simbolurilor sculptate pe forme, iar tatal, jurnalist, face imaginile.
Peretele bucatriei din apartamentul lor de la Strasbourg vorbeste despre atasamentul familiei la folclorul alsacian, dar si cel român.

Cum este sărbătorit Crăciunul în lume. Tradiții și obiceiuri

Sărbătoarea Nașterii Domnului și Moș Crăciun au adunat, pe meridianele Planetei, diverse obiceiuri și tradiții, dar și denumiri diferite: spre exemplu, finlandezii îl au pe ''Joulupukki'', care ar veni din ținutul ''Korvatunturi'', tărâm care are forma unei urechi, despre care se spune că ar fi urechea cu care Moșul ascultă dacă sunt cuminți copiii.

Amazing CIA bombshell that proves Trump is either compromised or delusional

The Washington Post published an amazing, in-depth piece on the handling of Trump during the transition period by American intelligence agencies called:

“Doubting the intelligence, Trump pursues Putin and leaves a Russian threat unchecked”

The entire piece is worth a thorough reading but it contains an amazing bombshell revelation that I haven’t seen picked up anywhere except The Daily Beast of all places.

The jaw-dropping lede is somewhat buried here: