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    Ukrainian Deputy FM hails role of civil society in Azerbaijan
    May05

    Ukrainian Deputy FM hails role of civil society in Azerbaijan

    Deputy Foreign Minister of Ukraine Vasyl Bodnar hailed the role of civil society in Azerbaijan as he met with President of the International Eurasia Press Fund (IEPF) Umud Mirzayev as part of his official visit to Azerbaijan …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    President Pahor to visit Ukraine next week
    May05

    President Pahor to visit Ukraine next week

    President Borut Pahor will pay an official visit to Ukraine on Friday to affirm Slovenia’s support for Ukrainian reform efforts and to discuss enhancing political and economic ties between the two countries with his host, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko. …read more Source:...

    US judge says Mueller should not have ‘unfettered power’ in Russia probe
    May05

    US judge says Mueller should not have ‘unfettered power’ in Russia probe

    WASHINGTON: A federal judge said Special Counsel Robert Mueller should not have “unfettered power” in probing ties between President Donald Trump’s campaign and Russia, and accused Mueller of using criminal cases to pressure Trump’s allies to turn against him. At a tense hearing in a federal court in Virginia on Friday, US District...

    Did philosopher Alexander Dugin, aka “Putin’s brain,” shape the 2016 election?
    May05

    Did philosopher Alexander Dugin, aka “Putin’s brain,” shape the 2016 election?

    AP/Getty/YouTube/Photo Montage by Salon …read more Source:...

    Crimean Activist Gets Prison For Pro-Ukraine Social Media Posts
    May05

    Crimean Activist Gets Prison For Pro-Ukraine Social Media Posts

    A Crimean activist has been sentenced to two years in prison over pro-Ukrainian comments made on social media, a ruling that activists say is unprecedented. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow Points Out a Key Part of the Mueller’s Team’s Fraught Day in Court that People Missed
    May05

    MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow Points Out a Key Part of the Mueller’s Team’s Fraught Day in Court that People Missed

    Everyone focused on the fact that the judge was critical of the special counsel — few noticed the crucial part of Mueller’s team’s response. Special counsel Robert Mueller’s team appeared to have a tough day in court on Friday as Judge T.S. Ellis was sharply critical of the prosecutors’ grounds to bring their case against...

    US Navy to re-establish its Second Fleet targeting Russia
    May05

    US Navy to re-establish its Second Fleet targeting Russia

    WASHINGTON: The United States Navy is re-establishing its Second Fleet, responsible for the northern Atlantic Ocean, nearly seven years after it was disbanded as the Pentagon puts countering Russia at the heart of its military strategy. “Our National Defence Strategy makes clear that we’re back in an era of great power competition as the...

    Baku Forum gave countries opportunity to establish contacts to solve urgent problems – Viktor Yushchenko
    May05

    Baku Forum gave countries opportunity to establish contacts to solve urgent problems – Viktor Yushchenko

    The Global Baku Forum provided an opportunity for many countries from all over the world to establish contacts to resolve urgent problems, Ukraine’s former president Viktor Yushchenko said at a press conference, dedicated to results of the 6th Global Baku Forum on May 4. …read more Source:...

    MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow Points Out a Key Part of the Mueller’s Team’s Fraught Day in Court that People Missed
    May05

    MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow Points Out a Key Part of the Mueller’s Team’s Fraught Day in Court that People Missed

    Everyone focused on the fact that the judge was critical of the special counsel — few noticed the crucial part of Mueller’s team’s response. Special counsel Robert Mueller’s team appeared to have a tough day in court on Friday as Judge T.S. Ellis was sharply critical of the prosecutors’ grounds to bring their case against...

    Ill Treatment Of Police Suspects Still Common In Ukraine, EU Report Says
    May05

    Ill Treatment Of Police Suspects Still Common In Ukraine, EU Report Says

    A new report from the Council of Europe finds that despite significant efforts in Ukraine to adopt European human right standards, law enforcement bodies in the country continue to treat suspects badly. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...