Alleged Russian spy may not have offered sex for job, prosecutors concede

  • Defense: Maria Butina was not a ‘Red Sparrow’ seductress
  • Filing says 29-year-old explored possibility of meeting Trump

The alleged Russian spy Maria Butina said she planned to use members of Donald Trump’s entourage to shape his views on Russia shortly before meeting one of Trump’s sons during the 2016 election campaign, prosecutors have alleged.

Related: Maria Butina’s alleged backer linked to Kremlin-financed bank and Putin associates

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ICC says it can prosecute Myanmar for alleged Rohingya crimes

Decision opens door for formal investigation into forced deportation and genocide

The international criminal court has ruled it can prosecute Myanmar for alleged crimes against humanity against the Rohingya people, an unprecedented decision that could expose the country’s politicians and military leaders to charges.

Related: Myanmar’s military accused of genocide in damning UN report

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