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    Mueller Investigates $150K Donation to Trump From Ukrainian Who Gave Clintons $13 Million
    Apr11

    Mueller Investigates $150K Donation to Trump From Ukrainian Who Gave Clintons $13 Million

    Special counsel Robert Mueller is investigating a $150,000 donation from a Ukrainian businessman to President Donald Trump’s charity in 2015, according to a new report. The donation from steel magnate Victor Pinchuk pales in comparison to contributions he gave to the charity set up by Bill and Hillary Clinton. The billionaire has...

    Neither Washington nor Moscow: 5 reasons progressives must be wary of playing Putin’s game
    Apr11

    Neither Washington nor Moscow: 5 reasons progressives must be wary of playing Putin’s game

    Imagine a far-right government came to power in the UK and immediately set upon arresting or killing anyone that opposed it. The UK immediately moves to bolster its ideological friends across the continent, ordering City banks to grant financing to people like the French far-right leader Marine Le Pen. As part of this nationalist fervour, the UK...

    News24.com | Fighting fake news on the front line
    Apr11

    News24.com | Fighting fake news on the front line

    Olga Yurkova, a Ukrainian journalist, has spent years fighting fake news on the front line. …read more Source:...

    Azerbaijan’s presidential election held in line with democratic principles: observers from Ukraine
    Apr11

    Azerbaijan’s presidential election held in line with democratic principles: observers from Ukraine

    Presidential election in Azerbaijan was held in line with democratic principles and in full compliance with the current legislative procedures, Maksim Kuryachiy, head of the observation mission from the Parliament of Ukraine, said April 11 at a press conference in Baku. …read more Source:...

    In Kiev, borscht, Maidan and a side trip to Chernobyl
    Apr11

    In Kiev, borscht, Maidan and a side trip to Chernobyl

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s capital city, Kiev, has remained a vibrant, engaging place to visit despite years of political upheaval and economic turmoil.For travelers, its food and culture rival the best of Europe at a fraction… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Glavin: How the West continues to fail the people of Syria
    Apr11

    Glavin: How the West continues to fail the people of Syria

    “An individual, a group, a party, or a class that ‘objectively’ picks its nose while it watches men drunk with blood massacring defenceless people is condemned by history to rot and become worm-eaten while it is still alive.” When the young war correspondent Lev Davidovich Bronstein wrote those words in 1912, the individual he had in mind...

    Russian markets are crashing after Trump’s Syria tweets and sanctions
    Apr11

    Russian markets are crashing after Trump’s Syria tweets and sanctions

    The double blow of fresh U.S. sanctions and fiery Trump tweets have sent Russian financial markets into a spiral. Russian stocks and bonds plummeted further Wednesday, as fear gripped the minds of investors after President Trump warned Russia to “get ready” for “smart!” American missiles set to rain down on Syria. Speculation that more punitive...

    Ukraine rejects Russian gas transit offer
    Apr11

    Ukraine rejects Russian gas transit offer

    Ukraine on Wednesday rejected a natural gas transit proposal by Russian energy giant Gazprom as an unacceptable and unprofitable proposition for Kiev. Gazprom on Tuesday had said it could continue pumping reduced volumes of gas to western and central Europe through an existing Ukrainian trunk pipeline. The suggestion came after German Chancellor...

    New Thai Charges Filed Against Russian Sex Guru, Woman
    Apr11

    New Thai Charges Filed Against Russian Sex Guru, Woman

    Police in Thailand have filed new charges against a self-described Russian sex guru and a woman who claims to have evidence of Russian ties to President Donald Trump’s election campaign. The woman, Anastasia Vashukevich, also known as Nastya Rybka, has attracted widespread attention for claiming to have recordings of Russian oligarch Oleg...

    StopFake.org — Ukrainian site fights fake news on the front line
    Apr11

    StopFake.org — Ukrainian site fights fake news on the front line

    VANCOUVER – Olga Yurkova has spent years fighting fake news on the front line. …read more Source: Bangkok...