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    Russian special forces kill four militants in St Petersburg
    Aug17

    Russian special forces kill four militants in St Petersburg

    The militants were on a wanted list of suspected members of a militant group in Russia’s volatile North Caucasus regionUkraine, after war, becomes a trove for black market arms tradeSuicide attack targets police station in south Russia …read more Source: Thanh Nien...

    Trump shakes up campaign, names combative news executive in senior role Reuters
    Aug17

    Trump shakes up campaign, names combative news executive in senior role Reuters

    Trump is aiming to be more disciplined in emphasizing themes that resonate strongly with the voters he is trying to courtTrump promises to work with NATO to defeat Islamic StateRepublican Asia experts say Trump presidency would be ‘ruinous’Obama warns Democrats against overconfidence about Clinton victoryTrump’s top aide denies...

    Trump campaign chief worked for Marcos
    Aug17

    Trump campaign chief worked for Marcos

    PAUL Manafort, Jr., the campaign manager of US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, is under fire after being named this week in a Ukrainian corruption investigation. Growing scrutiny into the background of the 67-year-old lobbyist however has also unearthed past dealings with dictators, including the late former President Ferdinand...

    Ukraine anti-graft activists protest 'gangster-style' state attacks
    Aug17

    Ukraine anti-graft activists protest 'gangster-style' state attacks

    KIEV (Reuters) – About 200 people protested outside Ukraine’s public prosecutor’s office on Wednesday over the “gangster-style” detention of two anti-corruption bureau (NABU) investigators which organisers said showed a lack of political will to eliminate graft. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine anti-graft activists protest ‘gangster-style’ state attacks
    Aug17

    Ukraine anti-graft activists protest ‘gangster-style’ state attacks

    About 200 people protested outside Ukraine’s public prosecutor’s office on Wednesday over the “gangster-style” detention of two anti-corruption bureau (NABU) investigators which organisers said showed a lack of political will to eliminate graft. …read more Source: Channel...

    Trump campaign chairman helped pro-Russians in Ukraine move money to US firms: AP
    Aug17

    Trump campaign chairman helped pro-Russians in Ukraine move money to US firms: AP

    U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, helped a Ukrainian political party with close ties to Russia secretly move at least US$2.2 million (1.69 million pounds) to two major Washington lobbying firms, the Associated Press reported on Wednesday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Trump shakes up campaign, names combative news executive in senior role
    Aug17

    Trump shakes up campaign, names combative news executive in senior role

    WASHINGTON: US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump overhauled his troubled campaign on Wednesday, hiring the combative head of a conservative news website as chief executive officer and promoting a seasoned political operative to a senior role. Stephen Bannon, executive chairman of Breitbart website, was named CEO, while Kellyanne...

    Trump campaign chairman helped pro-Russians in Ukraine move money to US firms – AP
    Aug17

    Trump campaign chairman helped pro-Russians in Ukraine move money to US firms – AP

    U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, helped a Ukrainian political party with close ties to Russia secretly move at least US$2.2 million to two major Washington lobbying firms, the Associated Press reported on Wednesday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Import of Wheat Decreased by 14.8%
    Aug17

    Import of Wheat Decreased by 14.8%

    Baku / 17.08.16 / Turan: In the first half of 2016 Azerbaijan purchased abroad 682.7 thousand tons of wheat (including seed wheat), which is 117.7 thousand tons or 14.8% less than in the same period of 2015. Turan was told in the State Statistics Committee. Food, fodder and seed wheat was delivered from Russia – 610.4 thousand tons,...

    Trump campaign chariman Manafort tied to undisclosed foreign lobbying
    Aug17

    Trump campaign chariman Manafort tied to undisclosed foreign lobbying

    Ukraine secretly route at least $2.2 million in payments to two prominent Washington lobbying firms in 2012, and did so in a way that effectively obscured the foreign political party’s efforts to influence U.S. policy. The revelation, provided to The Associated Press by people directly knowledgeable about the effort, comes at a time when...

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