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    Ukrainian Anti-Corruption Watchdog Catches MPs Casting Multiple Votes, Again
    Feb10

    Ukrainian Anti-Corruption Watchdog Catches MPs Casting Multiple Votes, Again

    Source: Chesno, YouTube On Thursday, the Ukrainian anti-corruption watchdog Chesno recorded five instances of MPs casting multiple votes through parliament’s electronic voting system, marking 161 documented cases of such fraud since the organization began keeping count in December 2014. Videos uploaded to YouTube by Centre UA, an...

    The Morning Vertical, February 10, 2017
    Feb10

    The Morning Vertical, February 10, 2017

    Your daily roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump congratulates Lithuania, with focus on Ukraine, defense spending, fighting ISIS  – The Baltic Times
    Feb10

    Trump congratulates Lithuania, with focus on Ukraine, defense spending, fighting ISIS – The Baltic Times

    VILNIUS – US President Donald Trump has congratulated Lithuania on the upcoming independence anniversary, thanking for its support to Ukra…… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Ukraine’s rebel region bids farewell to slain warlord
    Feb10

    Ukraine’s rebel region bids farewell to slain warlord

    Thousands of Ukrainians stood in line with flowers Friday in the separatist fiefdom of Donetsk to bid farewell to a field commander who was slain in a rocket attack on his office …read more Source: The Daily...

    Politico: Pahor’s goal in Moscow to cajole Putin into ceasefire
    Feb10

    Politico: Pahor’s goal in Moscow to cajole Putin into ceasefire

    Slovenia’s President Borut Pahor is heading for Moscow with the goal of “cajoling” Russian President Vladimir Putin into endorsing a ceasefire in eastern Ukraine, the Politico news portal reports. …read more Source:...

    PM to visit Snowking Ice Castle as northern tour heads to Yellowknife
    Feb10

    PM to visit Snowking Ice Castle as northern tour heads to Yellowknife

    As the Hill prepares to shut down for the weekend, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau continues his northern tour with a trek to Yellowknife, where, alongside Indigenous Affairs Minister Carolyn Bennett and Northwest Territories Premier Michael McLeod, he’ll meet with Canadian Forces members stationed at Joint Task Force North. Later this...

    Kremlin: talks to decide future of nuclear pact with US
    Feb10

    Kremlin: talks to decide future of nuclear pact with US

    MOSCOW (AP) — The possibility of extending a pivotal Russia-U.S. arms control pact is to be discussed in prospective talks with Washington, the Kremlin said Friday. President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, said the prospects of extending the New START Treaty that is set to expire in 2021 will “depend on the position of our...

    Kremlin: talks to decide future of nuclear pact with US
    Feb10

    Kremlin: talks to decide future of nuclear pact with US

    MOSCOW (AP) — The possibility of extending a pivotal Russia-U.S. arms control pact is to be discussed in prospective talks with Washington, the Kremlin said Friday. President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, said the prospects of extending the New START Treaty that is set to expire in 2021 will “depend on the position of our...

    Russian Envoy Sees No Substantial Differences With U.S. Over Iran Deal
    Feb10

    Russian Envoy Sees No Substantial Differences With U.S. Over Iran Deal

    Russia does not have substantial differences with the United States over the Iran nuclear deal, Sergei Kislyak, the Russian ambassador to Washington, was quoted as saying by Russia’s RIA Novosti news agency. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    A Timeline of US-China Developments Since Trump’s Election
    Feb10

    A Timeline of US-China Developments Since Trump’s Election

    President Donald Trump agreed to honor the longstanding “one China” policy in a phone call with Chinese President Xi Jinping, a major diplomatic boost for Beijing which brooks no criticism of its claim to neighboring Taiwan. The following are some of the major developments in U.S.-Sino relations since Trump won the U.S. presidential...