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    Politics: Mueller has reportedly filed the first charges in the Russia investigation
    Oct28

    Politics: Mueller has reportedly filed the first charges in the Russia investigation

    The charges, which are still sealed and unclear on its specific allegations, could see an arrest as soon as Monday. Special counsel Robert Mueller has filed the first charges in the Russia investigation, CNN reported Friday. Mueller is investigating Russia’s interference in the 2016 election, as well as whether anyone in President Donald...

    Robert Mueller’s First Charges
    Oct28

    Robert Mueller’s First Charges

    It’s the end of the beginning for the Russia investigation. Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s team has reportedly filed the first criminal charges as part of the sprawling inquiry into Moscow’s interference in the 2016 presidential election, CNN reported Friday night.Citing “sources briefed on the matter,” the network said a...

    Manafort realtor called to testify before grand jury in Russia probe
    Oct28

    Manafort realtor called to testify before grand jury in Russia probe

    The realtor who helped former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort buy the Virginia condo that was recently raided by the FBI testified last week before the federal grand jury hearing testimony in Robert Mueller’s Russia probe, POLITICO has learned. The real estate agent, Wayne Holland of Alexandria, Virginia-based McEnearney Associates,...

    Ukraine's prime minister seeks to change his country’s narrative in Canada
    Oct28

    Ukraine's prime minister seeks to change his country’s narrative in Canada

    Volodymyr Groysman wants Trudeau to see his nation as one on its way to recovery after years of conflict …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Protesters in Ukraine Camp Out Over an Old Issue: Corruption
    Oct28

    Protesters in Ukraine Camp Out Over an Old Issue: Corruption

    Nearly four years after the 2014 revolution, tents rise again on Kiev’s streets and demonstrators denounce the slow pace of reform. …read more Source: The New York...

    Russia Field-Tested Hybrid Warfare in Ukraine. Why That Cyberthreat Matters for the US.
    Oct28

    Russia Field-Tested Hybrid Warfare in Ukraine. Why That Cyberthreat Matters for the US.

    KYIV, Ukraine—Since 2014 Russia has used Ukraine as a testing ground for its hybrid warfare doctrine, underscoring what some security experts say is a case study for the new kinds of security threats the U.S. and its Western allies can anticipate from Moscow. “The threats Ukraine faces are harbingers of things to come for the U.S. and its other...

    It’s 10 P.M., Do You Know Where America’s Troops Are?
    Oct27

    It’s 10 P.M., Do You Know Where America’s Troops Are?

    This week I began to worry that Senator Lindsey Graham isn’t as happy as he should be. He’s always been affable. And, rare for Washington, he’s sometimes intentionally funny. But I think he could have more job satisfaction. Graham is a long-serving member of the Senate Armed Services Committee and a committed hawk. He supports...

    Hopes fade for 8 Russians missing in Arctic helicopter accident
    Oct27

    Hopes fade for 8 Russians missing in Arctic helicopter accident

    * Helicopter lost off Svalbard island since Thursday * Eight Russians listed as missing * Waves, snowy weather in search area Hopes of finding survivors from a Russian helicopter which disappeared off the coast of the Arctic Svalbard archipelago faded on Friday as Norwegian rescuers searched in vain for a second day in ice-cold waters. Eight...

    Major Russian Defense, Intelligence Companies Targeted By New U.S. Sanctions
    Oct27

    Major Russian Defense, Intelligence Companies Targeted By New U.S. Sanctions

    The U.S. State Department has targeted nearly three dozen major Russian defense and intelligence companies under a new U.S. sanctions law, restricting business transactions with them and further ratcheting up pressure against Moscow. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine’s health care system  to get comprehensive overhaul
    Oct27

    Ukraine’s health care system to get comprehensive overhaul

    KYIV – Ukraine adopted a crucial legislative health care package on October 19 that is designed to improve the health of its people and remove Europe’s largest country from the list of nations that have the world’s highest death rates. It is the first comprehensive change to the country’s Soviet-era health care system since...