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    U.S. deployment of F-35s to Europe intended to send message to Russia
    Apr18

    U.S. deployment of F-35s to Europe intended to send message to Russia

    The U.S. Air Force has sent a number of F-35 stealth fighters to Europe as a message to Russia that it stands behind its NATO allies. The F-35As arrived on Saturday in the United Kingdom. The jets from Hill Air Force Base in Utah will conduct training with other U.S. and NATO aircraft over the next several weeks. It is the F-35A’s first...

    Top UN court to rule on Ukraine?s case against Russia
    Apr18

    Top UN court to rule on Ukraine?s case against Russia

    THE HAGUE: In a key moment for the Ukrainian crisis, the UN’s highest court will rule on Wednesday on a bid by Kiev to stop Russia allegedly pumping money, arms and troops into the country’s war-torn east. Three years into a bloody conflict that has claimed more than 10,000 lives, Ukraine is urging the International Court of Justice...

    Men’s nat’l hockey team departs for site of world championship
    Apr18

    Men’s nat’l hockey team departs for site of world championship

    SEOUL, April 18 (Yonhap) — The South Korean men’s hockey team on Tuesday departed for Ukraine, the site of the upcoming world championship, with an eye on a promotion to the sport’s highest division next year. Coached by former National Hockey Lea …read more Source: Yonhap News...

    Trump Has Deep Links to Organized Crime—Federal Investigators Know It, and the Public Is Catching Up
    Apr18

    Trump Has Deep Links to Organized Crime—Federal Investigators Know It, and the Public Is Catching Up

    As Trump built his empire, he attracted a criminal element whose ties still bind. As President Trump discovers the prerogative of unilaterally making war, the media gaze has turned away from the ongoing FBI, House and Senate investigation of his Russia ties to the simpler dramas of cruise missiles, big bombs, and tough but loose talk on North...

    Moldova, Ukraine Plan to Set Up 13 Joint Check Points at Transnistrian Border
    Apr17

    Moldova, Ukraine Plan to Set Up 13 Joint Check Points at Transnistrian Border

    TIRASPOL (Sputnik) — Kiev and Chisinau are said to be eyeing five international border entry points and eight points of interstate significance, according to the document. The Moldovan side plans to increase the number of customs officers by 241 employees, bringing the total number to 1,761 staff members. The project of creating joint check posts...

    Paul Manafort is consulting a Chinese billionaire about U.S. infrastructure projects: report
    Apr17

    Paul Manafort is consulting a Chinese billionaire about U.S. infrastructure projects: report

    Paul Manafort (Credit: Reuters/Carlo Allegri) Paul Manafort, who served as Donald Trump’s campaign manager during a crucial stretch of the 2016 presidential election, has had a very unflattering month. First it was revealed that Manafort is going to register as a foreign agent due to his past work for a pro-Vladimir Putin government in...

    Vladimir Putin signs law on preferences for deportees from Crimea
    Apr17

    Vladimir Putin signs law on preferences for deportees from Crimea

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    Chinese Billionaire Turns To Manafort To Navigate US Infrastructure Contracts
    Apr17

    Chinese Billionaire Turns To Manafort To Navigate US Infrastructure Contracts

    Paul Manafort, former campaign chairman for President Donald Trump, is working with a Chinese billionaire to help him navigate U.S. building contracts should Trump push through an infrastructure plan, the Financial Times reported Monday. Manafort met last week with Yan Jiehe, the founder of Pacific Construction Group in Shanghai. Yan told the...

    Continetti Says Roger Stone Would Not Be a ‘Conduit’ for Russia
    Apr17

    Continetti Says Roger Stone Would Not Be a ‘Conduit’ for Russia

    Washington Free Beacon editor in chief Matthew Continetti said Thursday on MSNBC that if there is a conduit between the Trump campaign and Russia, it would not be longtime Republican strategist Roger Stone. After “Meet the Press Daily” host Chuck Todd interviewed Stone, Todd brought on the show’s panel, where Continetti said...

    President: Azerbaijan`s first trading house to be established in Belarus in the coming weeks
    Apr17

    President: Azerbaijan`s first trading house to be established in Belarus in the coming weeks

    President Ilham Aliyev has said Azerbaijan will establish trading houses in many countries, adding that the first such house will open in Belarus in the coming weeks. “The establishment of such houses in other post-Soviet countries, including Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan is on the agenda. This will both promote our country …read more Source:...