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    Special counsel Robert Mueller is now investigating a top Democratic lobbyist
    Oct23

    Special counsel Robert Mueller is now investigating a top Democratic lobbyist

    Tony Podesta, the brother of Hillary Clinton’s campaign chair, is under scrutiny in the expanding Russia investigation. Special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation on Russian interference has a new subject: well-known Democratic lobbyist Tony Podesta. According to Tom Winter and Julia Ainsley of NBC News, an inquiry by...

    Travco Group allocates $120m for 4 hotels
    Oct23

    Travco Group allocates $120m for 4 hotels

    Travco Group is working on founding four hotels in various tourist cities and is implementing a plan to renovate its fleet of tourist transport from local products. According to Hamed El Chiaty, the company’s CEO, $120m are allocated to create four new hotels in the cities of Marsa Alam, Safaga, Hurghada, and Marsa Matrouh, with 1,200 rooms...

    Ukrainian anti-corruption detectives raid top mayor’s home
    Oct23

    Ukrainian anti-corruption detectives raid top mayor’s home

    KIEV: Ukrainian anti-corruption investigators on Monday raided the home and office of a powerful mayor at the centre of a politically charged embezzlement probe. The National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) said the searches were conducted at the premises of Odessa Mayor Gennadiy Trukhanov and his associates. The Black Sea city’s...

    Time to crack down on Russia Today and its destabilising propaganda
    Oct23

    Time to crack down on Russia Today and its destabilising propaganda

    Vladimir Putin’s regime murders critics, harasses opposition parties, poisons dissidents, locks up protesters, assassinates journalists, represses gays, invades neighbouring states and annexes their territory, shoots civilian airplanes out of the sky, interferes in the electoral processes of democratic states, and aids the unspeakable...

    Detained Azerbaijani Opposition Journalist Appeals Ukrainian Court Ruling
    Oct23

    Detained Azerbaijani Opposition Journalist Appeals Ukrainian Court Ruling

    A self-exiled Azerbaijani opposition journalist has appealed a Ukrainian court’s decision to keep him jailed while authorities in Kyiv determine whether he should be extradited to Baku. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Mikhail Khodorkovsky and Anne Applebaum: The Full Transcript
    Oct23

    Mikhail Khodorkovsky and Anne Applebaum: The Full Transcript

    Subscribe to The Global POLITICO on Apple Podcasts here. | Subscribe via Stitcher here.Susan Glasser: Hi, it’s Susan Glasser, and welcome back to The Global POLITICO. I’m delighted to be here this week with Anne Applebaum, columnist and author of a new book just out this very week in the United States, Red Famine: Stalin’s War...

    ‘This Myth About the Great and Horrible Putin’
    Oct23

    ‘This Myth About the Great and Horrible Putin’

    Subscribe to The Global POLITICO on Apple Podcasts here. | Subscribe via Stitcher here.What if we’re wrong about Vladimir Putin?To read the U.S. coverage these days about the Russian president, you’d think he’s 10 feet tall, a puppetmaster who merely has to yank the strings of his hacker army in the Kremlin to make...

    Kazakhstan faces three kinds of separatist threats
    Oct23

    Kazakhstan faces three kinds of separatist threats

    ASTANA (TCA) — As separatist trends are getting stronger in the world, as in Spain’s Catalonia and Iraq’s Kurdistan, Kazakhstan, too, may face separatist threats, largely caused by the government’s internal economic policies. We are republishing this article by Paul Goble on the issue, originally published by The Jamestown...

    Poland, Ukraine agree to build trans-European route together
    Oct23

    Poland, Ukraine agree to build trans-European route together

    Poland and Ukraine have signed a memorandum to work together in building a trans-European transport route known as Via Carpathia. …read more Source: Polskie...

    Alexander Dugin: The one Russian linking Trump, Putin & Erdogan
    Oct23

    Alexander Dugin: The one Russian linking Trump, Putin & Erdogan

    The Russian ultra-nationalist dubbed “Putin’s Rasputin” by Breitbart News when it was run by President Donald Trump’s chief strategist, Steve Bannon, has emerged as an unlikely foreign-policy fixer for the Kremlin. Alexander Dugin, whose bushy beard gives him a passing resemblance to the Siberian mystic who bewitched the last...