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    Kleptocracy Weekly: May 22-26
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    Kleptocracy Weekly: May 22-26

    U.S. Russian officials bragged in conversations during the presidential campaign that they had cultivated a strong relationship with former Trump adviser Michael Flynn and believed they could use him to influence Trump and his team. Miami’s Porsche Design Tower developers— whose luxury condominium on Sunny Isles once featured Alicia Keys as...

    Russia Reportedly Investigating Chechen Gay Purge
    May26

    Russia Reportedly Investigating Chechen Gay Purge

    Human Rights Watch says Chechen officials approved the brutal roundup and torture of dozens of men. …read more Source: Transitions Online...

    Why Russia Can’t End the North Korea Crisis
    May26

    Why Russia Can’t End the North Korea Crisis

    By Xander Snyder Normally, it is China, not Russia, that acts as a negotiator with the North Koreans. But lately, Moscow appears to be stepping up its efforts to mediate talks with Pyongyang relating to its nuclear weapons program. These efforts, however, are unlikely to effect any real change since Russia lacks the means to persuade North Korea...

    Good Neighbors Make Good Security: Coordinating EU Critical Infrastructure Protection Against Cyber Threats
    May26

    Good Neighbors Make Good Security: Coordinating EU Critical Infrastructure Protection Against Cyber Threats

    By Philip Chertoff. Photo by Lars Kristian Flem|Flickr, licensed by CC BC-NY 2.0Introduction In October 2016, Meyer Werft Shipyard notified electricity provider, E.ON Netz, that the Norwegian Pearl, their newly-built cruise ship, would soon depart their factory and requested a disconnection of the Conneforde Diele 380 kV double line, so that the...

    Net migration to the UK fell to 248,000 in 2016, as number of EU nationals leaving rose by 31,000
    May26

    Net migration to the UK fell to 248,000 in 2016, as number of EU nationals leaving rose by 31,000

    Net migration to the UK fell to 248,000 in 2016, as number of EU nationals leaving rose by 31,000Net long-term migration to the UK fell to 248,000 last year, a decrease of 84,000 compared with 2015 and the lowest level seen in over two years. This was largely driven by an increase in emigration. Migration levels from the Eastern and Central...

    Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs
    May26

    Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs

    The aim of this call is to expand and strengthen the existing network of Intermediary Organisations (IOs) which act as local contact points for newly established entrepreneurs as well as experienced entrepreneurs in the participating countries. IOs will be selected to implement the Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs programme at local level. They...

    A Border as a Dynamic Space
    May26

    A Border as a Dynamic Space

    Viewing Syria and Jordan from Israel, Oct. 18 2015, D. Myles Cullen/US Department of DefenseBESA Center Perspectives No. 477, May 26, 2017 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: Israel aspires to permanent borders. Yet a nation, a homeland, a state, and permanent borders are not necessarily congruent, and this complexity is not unique to Israel. Israel should...

    Russia afraid to call key defence witness in political trial of Crimean Tatar leader
    May26

    Russia afraid to call key defence witness in political trial of Crimean Tatar leader

    A court in Russian-occupied Crimea has rejected the defence’s application for Crimean Tatar Mejlis leader Refat Chubarov to give testimony in the ongoing ‘trial’ of Chubarov’s Deputy, Akhtem Chiygoz. …read more Source: Kharkiv Human Rights Protection...

    Transparency International urges the Prosecutor General to take constructive criticism less emotionally
    May26

    Transparency International urges the Prosecutor General to take constructive criticism less emotionally

    The Prosecutor General of Ukraine and his press office used accusations towards international organizations in response to the critical statement of the anti-corruption network Transparency International concerning the apparent lack of progress in the anti-corruption investigation against the grand corrupts officials of the former regime....

    Ukraine moves to support political prisoners held in Crimea & Russia and their families
    May26

    Ukraine moves to support political prisoners held in Crimea & Russia and their families

    A very welcome legislative initiative, if passed into law, will give formal recognition to the political prisoners held in occupied Crimea and Russia, and financial assistance to their families. Donbas at present does not appear to be included, which is one of many issues that needs to be considered …read more Source: Kharkiv Human Rights...

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