Adam Schiff dismisses calling Hunter Biden in exchange for Trump impeachment witnesses – Axios

Adam Schiff dismisses calling Hunter Biden in exchange for Trump impeachment witnesses – Axios

Despite “tough” U.S. sanctions, Russia’s economy is picking up steam, and its financial markets are delivering massive rewards to investors.

Why it matters: In an era in which the U.S. has made economic punishment its foreign policy weapon of choice, Russian President Vladimir Putin and others continue to defy the U.S. and are finding the consequences to be quite bearable.

Driving the news: Far from crumbling under the weight of sanctions, Putin recently introduced a set of constitutional reforms that the New York Times suggests “could create new avenues for him to rule Russia for the rest of his life.”

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