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IMF unveils new corruption policy for member states
Apr23

IMF unveils new corruption policy for member states

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — The International Monetary Fund will systematically address corruption and its impact on economic growth with all its member countries under new guidelines launched on Sunday. The stricter new policy also aims to tackle how rich countries contribute to corruption in the developing world by failing to prevent...

G7 Ministers Meet On Russia, North Korea Threats
Apr22

G7 Ministers Meet On Russia, North Korea Threats

Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland (C L) and the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Federica Mogherini (C R) chair the opening of the G7 Foreign Ministers’ meeting in Toronto, Ontario, April 22, 2018. Lars Hagberg / AFP The foreign ministers of the Group of Seven industrialized...

Macron Warns Against Being ‘Weak’ With Putin
Apr22

Macron Warns Against Being ‘Weak’ With Putin

FILE COPY French President Emmanuel Macron at the Elysee Palace in Paris, France Photo Credit: JACQUES DEMARTHON / AFP French President Emmanuel Macron warned against showing any weakness towards Vladimir Putin — while insisting he wants to work with the Russian strongman — in remarks broadcast Sunday on the eve of his state visit to Washington....

Sentiments Off, Poland Must Build Pragmatic Relations With Russia – Sejm Deputy
Apr22

Sentiments Off, Poland Must Build Pragmatic Relations With Russia – Sejm Deputy

Sputnik: From your perspective, how do you find the peninsula today? Jacek Wilk: From what I’ve seen, it looks great. Poland has certain sentiments towards Crimea: who doesn’t remember since high school [the] Crimean sonnets by Adam Mickiewicz? Comparing them with reality is an interesting experience. I can see that everything is...

Politics: Mueller: Paul Manafort may have been the Trump campaign’s ‘back channel’ to Russia
Apr21

Politics: Mueller: Paul Manafort may have been the Trump campaign’s ‘back channel’ to Russia

Prosecutors say they have long suspected former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort of being a back channel to Russia during the election. Prosecutors working for the special counsel Robert Mueller told a federal judge they have long suspected former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort of serving as a “back channel” between the...

Liberia’s Human Rights Records Improved – Says U.S. State Department’s Global Human Rights Report 2017
Apr21

Liberia’s Human Rights Records Improved – Says U.S. State Department’s Global Human Rights Report 2017

Acting Secretary of State John J. SullivanWASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States on Friday labelled China, Russia, Iran and North Korea as “morally reprehensible” governments that it said violated human rights within their borders on a daily basis, making them “forces of instability.” In releasing the State Department’s global human...

Democrats Sue Trump Campaign, Russia For Alleged Conspiracy
Apr20

Democrats Sue Trump Campaign, Russia For Alleged Conspiracy

US President Donald Trump addresses the nation on the situation in Syria April 13, 2018, at the White House in Washington, DC. Trump said strikes on Syria are underway.Mandel NGAN / AF The Democratic Party filed a lawsuit Friday alleging that Russia, WikiLeaks and top officials from Donald Trump’s campaign conspired to tilt the 2016 US...

Big Read: Raila-Uhuru handshake assured wary investors — Malaysian envoy
Apr19

Big Read: Raila-Uhuru handshake assured wary investors — Malaysian envoy

The easing of political tensions following the meeting between President Uhuru Kenyatta and Opposition leader Raila Odinga has been described as conducive to business. Speaking to the Star, Malaysian High Commissioner Loh Tiong said: “Any investor who wants to invest in Kenya will first assess the political situation in the country. Only once...

Fred: Manchester United battle City for Brazilian star who they want to replace Pogba
Apr18

Fred: Manchester United battle City for Brazilian star who they want to replace Pogba

Fred currently plays for Shakhtar Donetsk in Ukraine. Manchester United are ready to do battle with neighbours Manchester City to sign Brazilian midfielder Frederico Rodrigues de Paula Santos (Fred) from Shakhtar Donetsk.Fred has been a key performer for Shakhtar in the Ukranian first division since he moved from Brazilian side Internacional in...

Russia’s Ethnic Germans Start Resettling in Crimea – German Cultural Autonomy
Apr18

Russia’s Ethnic Germans Start Resettling in Crimea – German Cultural Autonomy

“The process of returning [of Russian ethnic Germans] is underway. One cannot say that it is mass but it is rather stable, with 11-12 families of Russian [ethnic] Germans annually returning from Germany to Crimea for permanent residence. Just recently, we have welcomed one more family. They are currently preparing to settle in Dzhankoy district;...

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