William Cohen, a former U.S. Defense secretary, said in an interview on Bloomberg Television’s “Political Capital with Al Hunt,” airing this weekend, that the threat posed by Russia to Ukraine -- which 20 years ago gave up its nuclear weapons in exchange for security guarantees -- may make Iran less likely to agree to forgo nuclear weapon development.
Edward Snowden, the former U.S. security contractor living under asylum in Russia, made a surprise appearance on Russian television to ask President Vladimir Putin if the nation spies on its citizens like the U.S.
Iran may be less likely to halt its nuclear weaponry program after the U.S. and Europe failed to stop Russia from annexing part of Ukraine, which two decades ago gave up its nuclear weapons in exchange for security guarantees, said former U.S. Defense Secretary William Cohen.
Internal General Motors Co. documents released yesterday by Congress show that company executives, including Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra, were slow to respond to complaints about vehicle safety that built up for more than a decade.
Former Connecticut Governor John Rowland, who served 10 months in federal prison after pleading guilty to corruption in 2004, was indicted on charges of concealing that he was a paid consultant for two election campaigns.
Nigeria’s lawmakers will send the 2014 spending bill to President Goodluck Jonathan before the Easter holiday, ending wrangling that has delayed the budget by four months, Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala said.