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    Ukraine reaches preliminary agreement with IMF on fresh aid
    Mar05

    Ukraine reaches preliminary agreement with IMF on fresh aid

    The International Monetary Fund said Saturday it had reached a preliminary agreement with Ukraine that could see the war-scarred and cashed-starved nation receive fresh aid in the first half of the year. The news was particularly good for the ex-Soviet republic because the IMF statement referred to a loan of $1 billion (0.9 billion euros) […] The...

    New Development on the Michael Cohen ‘Peace Plan’ Meeting
    Mar05

    New Development on the Michael Cohen ‘Peace Plan’ Meeting

    There is a startling new development in the ongoing Trump/Russia story. Last week I wrote about Michael Cohen and his extensive network of personal and business relationships in the Ukrainian-American emigre community. One of those was a man named Alex Oronov, who runs a major agribusiness concern in Ukraine. Oronov was a partner in the ethanol...

    IMF Reaches Deal with Ukraine, Paving Way for Next Loan
    Mar05

    IMF Reaches Deal with Ukraine, Paving Way for Next Loan

    The latest tranche of $1 billion was contingent on Ukraine passing an IMF-backed 2017 budget and implementing banking system reforms. …read more Source:...

    Russia says U.S. Infighting on Sessions Hampers Mending Ties
    Mar05

    Russia says U.S. Infighting on Sessions Hampers Mending Ties

    As the drama over Attorney General Jeff Sessions plays out in Washington, the Kremlin is watching with a mixture of frustration and regret how the uproar is blocking progress on pressing issues on the U.S.-Russian agenda. Despite the dashed hopes for a quick thaw, however, Moscow is voicing its readiness to wait as long as it takes. Donald Trump...

    IMF Approves $1 Billion Loan Tranche For Ukraine
    Mar04

    IMF Approves $1 Billion Loan Tranche For Ukraine

    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has reached an agreement with the government of Ukraine, paving the way for an additional tranche of its loan program to be paid later this month. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Tillerson snubs launch of own human rights report
    Mar04

    Tillerson snubs launch of own human rights report

    US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson came under attack for failing to appear in public to launch his own department’s annual human rights report. President Donald Trump’s chief diplomat, who has all but dropped from public view since taking office a month ago, penned a brief preface to the survey of the rights record of 199 countries....

    Nadal roars into ATP showdown with Querrey
    Mar04

    Nadal roars into ATP showdown with Querrey

    Two-time champion Rafael Nadal raced past third-seeded Marin Cilic 6-1, 6-2 to reach the ATP Mexico Open final, where his perfect Acapulco record will be put to the Test by Sam Querrey. Querrey ousted Nick Kyrgios 3-6, 6-1, 7-5 to bring the sixth-seeded Australian’s giant-killing run to a halt a day after Kyrgios stunned world number two...

    Here Are The Many Ways Donald Trump Scares The Crap Out Of Democrats
    Mar04

    Here Are The Many Ways Donald Trump Scares The Crap Out Of Democrats

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump may have toned down his style for his joint address to Congress this week, but Democrats aren’t any less worried about what they think he may do to the United States.Indeed, their mantra could be boiled down to the famous line in the movie “The Fly” about the horrible transformation of Seth Brundle: “Be...

    Ukrainian army shells several residential buildings in Donesk
    Mar04

    Ukrainian army shells several residential buildings in Donesk

    The Ukrainian army shells several residential building in the self-proclaimed Donetsk region. …read more Source:...

    Britain’s foreign minister to visit Russia to discuss Syria, Ukraine
    Mar04

    Britain’s foreign minister to visit Russia to discuss Syria, Ukraine

    PanARMENIAN.Net – Britains foreign minister Boris Johnson will go to Moscow in the coming weeks to discuss the differences between the two countries over Syria and Ukraine, the Foreign Office said on …read more Source: Big News...