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    Ukraine, Russia flex muscles ahead of Independence Day
    Aug22

    Ukraine, Russia flex muscles ahead of Independence Day

    Tensions between Ukraine and Russia have been rising in recent weeks. Russian troops appear ready for military action against Ukraine, but observers say there would be little to gain. David Stern reports from Kyiv. …read more Source:...

    US, Ukraine urge end to Russian tension
    Aug20

    US, Ukraine urge end to Russian tension

    US VP Biden and Ukraine’s President Poroshenko in a phonecall urged a speedy resolution to the conflict with pro-Russian separatists amid a spike in tensions with Moscow …read more Source:...

    FBI probes possible US ties to corruption by ex-Ukraine leader
    Aug20

    FBI probes possible US ties to corruption by ex-Ukraine leader

    The FBI and US Justice Department are investigating possible US ties to alleged corruption involving the former president of Ukraine. ||| Washington – The FBI and US Justice Department are investigating possible US ties to alleged corruption involving the former president of Ukraine, including the work of firms headed by political...

    Trump campaign manager calls it quits
    Aug20

    Trump campaign manager calls it quits

    The departure of Paul Manafort came as Donald Trump tried this week to reset his unorthodox bid for the White House. ||| Washington – Donald Trump’s US presidential campaign sealed a major staff reshuffle with the resignation on Friday of its campaign chairman, and the Republican nominee tried to end weeks of upheaval to focus on...

    Ukraine details alleged payments to ex-Trump aide by pro-Russians
    Aug20

    Ukraine details alleged payments to ex-Trump aide by pro-Russians

    Kiev, Ukraine, Aug 19 – Ukrainian authorities have released details of payments worth million of dollars that US presidential campaign hopeful Donald Trump’s former campaign chief allegedly received from Kiev’s deposed Russian-backed leaders. The revelations were followed by a top Ukrainian lawmaker’s assertion Friday that Paul...

    US media: FBI also investigating Trump’s campaign chief
    Aug20

    US media: FBI also investigating Trump’s campaign chief

    US investigators say they’re checking possible links between Paul Manafort and alleged corruption by Ukraine’s former president. Manafort was recently credited with helping Trump win the Republican nomination. …read more Source:...

    Trump campaign manager quits
    Aug19

    Trump campaign manager quits

    Paul Manafort has resigned as chairman of Donald Trump’s US presidential campaign amid allegations that he had ties to pro-Russian political group in Ukraine. ||| Paul Manafort resigned as chairman of Donald Trump’s US presidential campaign on Friday, Trump said, days after the Republican candidate effectively demoted him in a...

    Putin criticizes Ukrainian government ‘sabotage’ attempt during visit to Crimea
    Aug19

    Putin criticizes Ukrainian government ‘sabotage’ attempt during visit to Crimea

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived in Crimea, the annexed territory that once belonged to Ukraine. His visit comes shortly after he accused the government in Kyiv of a military incursion into the territory. …read more Source:...

    Trump campaign chief Manafort resigns amid Ukraine probe
    Aug19

    Trump campaign chief Manafort resigns amid Ukraine probe

    Paul Manafort, campaign chairman for US presidential candidate Donald Trump, has resigned amid allegations linked to his work in Ukraine. Trump called him “a true professional.” …read more Source:...

    Trump’s embattled campaign chairman resigns
    Aug19

    Trump’s embattled campaign chairman resigns

    Paul Manafort served as a public relations adviser to former president Viktor Yanukovych from 2007 and 2012 © Getty/AFP/File / Chip SomodevillaNew York, United States, Aug 19 – Donald Trump’s campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, resigned Friday under fire over a Ukrainian corruption investigation and after being sidelined by a recent personnel...

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