US director Woody Allen and his wife Soon-Yi Previn pose as they arrive on May 11, 2016 for the screening of the film "Cafe Society" during the opening ceremony of the 69th Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, southern France. / AFP PHOTO / ALBERTO PIZZOLIALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/Getty Images ORIG FILE ID: 551769689
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Soon-Yi Previn, Woody Allen’s wife of 20 years and Mia Farrow’s adoptive daughter, has broken her silence in a lengthy and explosive interview with New York magazine.
The interview, conducted by Daphne Merkin, who acknowledges in the story that she’s been a friend of Allen’s for more than 40 years, details what Previn, 47, describes as an abusive childhood, explains how her relationship with Allen began and addresses allegations that Allen molested adopted daughter Dylan Farrow.
Washington is debating Russia and China policy separately. It needs to consider the emerging Russia-China axis.
Washington’s ongoing debate on policy toward Russia continues to pit President Donald Trump and his soft line toward President Vladimir Putin against a much harder approach favored within the administration and the Congress. Meanwhile, the debate over China policy has intensified and hardened remarkably in 2018 with Congress strongly backing the administration’s most significant re-evaluation of American China policy since the start of normalization 50 years ago. New issues of China seeking dominance in high technology that jeopardizes U.S. national security and Beijing conducting clandestine information operations that undermine U.S. and Western democracy have joined intensifying disputes over strategic rivalry in Asia, massive trade war, Chinese territorial expansion, Taiwan, and human rights issues.
According to news agency Reuters Sergei Skripal once worked in the GRU before he was turned by Britain’s MI6 spy service. He is believed to have betrayed dozens of GRU spies across Europe to his British handlers.