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    Ukraine reportedly halts investigations into Trump’s former campaign chairman to avoid ‘irritating’ Trump administration amid sale of anti-tank missiles
    May02

    Ukraine reportedly halts investigations into Trump’s former campaign chairman to avoid ‘irritating’ Trump administration amid sale of anti-tank missiles

    Ukraine’s chief prosecutor has seemingly frozen four investigations into Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, in an effort to avoid “irritating” American officials. …read more Source: Business...

    Politics: Ukraine reportedly halts investigations into Trump’s former campaign chairman to avoid ‘irritating’ Trump administration amid sale of anti-tank missiles
    May02

    Politics: Ukraine reportedly halts investigations into Trump’s former campaign chairman to avoid ‘irritating’ Trump administration amid sale of anti-tank missiles

    Ukraine's chief prosecutor has seemingly frozen four investigations into Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, in an effort to avoid "irritating" American officials. Ukraine’s chief prosecutor has seemingly frozen four investigations into Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump’s former...

    Ukraine cut off cooperation with Mueller to curry favor with Trump
    May02

    Ukraine cut off cooperation with Mueller to curry favor with Trump

    Unprecedented conflicts of interest lead to unprecedented policy problems. Andrew Kramer reports Wednesday for the New York Times that cooperation with special counsel Robert Mueller and his team has “been effectively frozen by Ukraine’s chief prosecutor” and that “the decision to halt the investigations by an anticorruption prosecutor was...

    Why Russia Fears the Javelin (America’s Super Tank-Killer)
    May02

    Why Russia Fears the Javelin (America’s Super Tank-Killer)

    Sebastien Roblin Security, The Javelin is so effective that who the United States sells or gives Javelins to has become a political issue on more than one occasion. When Russia provided military support to separatists in Ukraine, columns of Russian tanks were instrumental in turning back Ukrainian Army offensives and seizing government...

    Sergio Ramos: Real Madrid captain leads celebrations after Champions League semifinal victory over Bayern Munich
    May02

    Sergio Ramos: Real Madrid captain leads celebrations after Champions League semifinal victory over Bayern Munich

    Sergio Ramos took a mic and joined the Ultras in Real Madrid chants after booking a Champions League final place. Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos led the celebrations after a 2-2 draw in the Champions League semifinal against Bayern Munich.Ramos and his Real Madrid teammates held Bayern Munich to a 2-2 draw on Tuesday night with a brace from...

    Protesters block roads across Armenia in stand-off with authorities
    May02

    Protesters block roads across Armenia in stand-off with authorities

    (Reuters) Armenian protesters blocked roads in and around the capital on Wednesday, responding to a call from opposition leader Nikol Pashinyan for a campaign of civil disobedience to force the ruling elite to relinquish its grip on power. Ex-Soviet Armenia is locked in a political crisis after the ruling party, severely weakened after days of...

    Ukraine stops cooperating with Mueller to guard relationship with Trump
    May02

    Ukraine stops cooperating with Mueller to guard relationship with Trump

    Ukraine has appeared in the Trump–Russia investigation from before there was an official Trump–Russia investigation. There was the incident at the Republican convention where Trump campaign officials intervened to weaken a plank in the party platform concerning support for Ukraine’s fight against Russia. There were Paul Manafort’s...

    Ukraine Stopped Helping Mueller Probe After Trump Administration Gave It Weapons to Fight Russia

    Ukraine’s chief prosecutor has stopped cooperating with the Mueller investigation in order to remain on Trump’s good side, according to reports. …read more Source:...

    Saakashvili to the Republican Party of Armenia: you have problems not  with an international conspiracy, but with your own people
    May02

    Saakashvili to the Republican Party of Armenia: you have problems not  with an international conspiracy, but with your own people

    ArmInfo.Ex-president of Georgia, leader of the Ukrainian party “Rukh Novikhikh Sistem” Mikhail Saakashvili stated that he is not familiar with the leader of the protests in Armenia, the oppositionist Nikol Pashinyan. He wrote about this in Facebook. “Some idiots in the Armenian National Assembly accused Pashinyan of having...

    Ukraine Jewish leader slams US letter critical of anti-Semitism in his country
    May02

    Ukraine Jewish leader slams US letter critical of anti-Semitism in his country

    Josef Zissels under fire for hinting that Moscow could’ve paid for US congressmen to write statement condemning Ukrainian laws ‘glorifying Nazi collaborators’ …read more Source: The Times of...