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    The Washington Post: Trump Foundation admits to violating ban on “self-dealing”
    Nov23

    The Washington Post: Trump Foundation admits to violating ban on “self-dealing”

    President-elect Donald Trump`s charitable foundation has admitted to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) that it violated a legal prohibition against ”self-dealing,” which bars nonprofit leaders from using their charity`s money to help themselves, their businesses or their families, according to The Washington Post. That admission was contained in...

    Russian Foreign Ministry sees no consensus on ”road map” on Donbas
    Nov23

    Russian Foreign Ministry sees no consensus on ”road map” on Donbas

    There is still no possibility in sight for another ministerial meeting of the Normandy Four (Russia, Germany, France, Ukraine) since a road map on Donbas that the ministers will have to approve hasn`t been agreed on yet, Russian top diplomat Sergey Lavrov said on Monday, according to Russian news agency TASS. ”The Normandy Four leaders gave...

    Kyiv court says all set to question Yanukovych via video conference
    Nov22

    Kyiv court says all set to question Yanukovych via video conference

    Svyatoshinskiy District Court in Kyiv has the technical capability to question former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych and the former commander of the troops of the Ukrainian Interior Ministry Stanislav Shulyak via a video conference in a case of five Berkut riot police officers, Serhiy Diachuk, the presiding judge in the case of Berkut...

    Polish Foreign Ministry says Russia may abandon Nord Stream-2 project
    Nov22

    Polish Foreign Ministry says Russia may abandon Nord Stream-2 project

    Russia may abandon the construction of Nord Stream 2 in connection with the Brussels` decision regarding the German pipeline OPAL, which is a land extension of Nord Stream, said Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski, according to Radio Poland. Until recently, Gazprom used OPAL only at half strength, constantly interceding on opportunities...

    Media name candidates for U.S. Homeland Security Secretary
    Nov22

    Media name candidates for U.S. Homeland Security Secretary

    Two new names have emerged as possible candidates for Department of Homeland Security secretary under President-elect Donald Trump, including a retired Marine general who clashed with the Obama administration over women in combat and plans to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay, people familiar with the selection process said Monday, according to...

    Detention of deserters on border with Crimea: Russia says SBU ”enticed” troops
    Nov22

    Detention of deserters on border with Crimea: Russia says SBU ”enticed” troops

    The headquarters of the Russian Black Sea Fleet has said that the SBU Security Service of Ukraine ”abducted two Russian troops” on the territory of the Dzhankoy international checkpoint. ”At the Dzhankoy checkpoint, the SBU officers used false flag individuals to entice ensign Maksim Odintsov and contract service junior sergeant Alexander Baranov...

    Sweden brings back Cold War weapons to deter Kremlin
    Nov22

    Sweden brings back Cold War weapons to deter Kremlin

    Faced with a newly aggressive Russia, Sweden is taking mothballed Cold War missile launchers out of storage in museums to shore up the defenses on its Baltic Sea front line, according to The Times. The traditionally neutral nation, not a member of NATO, is sending the land-based Kustrobotbatteri 90 to its former stronghold on the island of...

    Attack on Russian Sberbank in Kyiv: police vow to bring perpetrators to justice
    Nov22

    Attack on Russian Sberbank in Kyiv: police vow to bring perpetrators to justice

    The police intend to bring to justice those involved in the smashing arranged at Kyiv`s branch of a Russian bank, Sberbank, on Pushkinska Street near the Leo Tolstoy Square subway station on Monday, November 21, said Chief of the Kyiv National Police Department Andriy Kryschenko, 112 Ukraine TV channel reported. ”Investigation is underway, I...

    Gas price for industry to rise from Dec
    Nov22

    Gas price for industry to rise from Dec

    On December 1, 2016, Ukraine`s oil and gas giant NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine will increase the minimum prices for natural gas for industrial consumers by 5.4% year-over-year, from UAH 7,380 to UAH 7,780.8 per 1,000 cubic meters, the company said. At the same time, the maximum price for natural gas for industrial consumers will be increased by 4.8%,...

    First International Mayors Congress will be held in Kyiv
    Nov22

    First International Mayors Congress will be held in Kyiv

    A new annual International Mayors Congress for mayors, local government leaders, and other local development stakeholders will be held in Kyiv on December 5-6, 2016, according to Ukraine Today. The Mayors Congress will become a platform for a dialogue and knowledge exchange between experts and activists of local development, aimed to spread best...

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