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    Azerbaijani businessman not allowed to leave separatist-controlled Ukraine city
    Jan05

    Azerbaijani businessman not allowed to leave separatist-controlled Ukraine city

    An Azerbaijani businessman and his children are not allowed to leave the Ukrainian city of Krasnyi Luch, controlled by the unrecognized Luhansk People’s Republic. …read more Source:...

    The Troublemaker
    Jan05

    The Troublemaker

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has always been a night owl, holding meetings into the early hours of the morning. He’s also the proprietor of several Twitter accounts. So it’s possible that early Moscow time on Jan. 4, 2017, he saw the following tweet from President-elect Donald Trump pop up on his screen, complaining about an...

    Trump’s team tries to stifle rift on Russia
    Jan05

    Trump’s team tries to stifle rift on Russia

    A war is brewing among Donald Trump’s advisers over how to deal with Russia and Vladimir Putin — and his team is trying to keep it from breaking out into the open.As the president-elect’s top national security picks prepare to testify before Congress starting next week, his transition team is plotting ways to prevent a public...

    Ukraine Moves to Blacklist Le Pen Over Crimea Comments
    Jan05

    Ukraine Moves to Blacklist Le Pen Over Crimea Comments

    Ukraine indicated on Wednesday (04/01) it would bar French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen from entering the country after comments she made that appeared to legitimize Russia’s annexation of Crimea in 2014. …read more Source: The Jakarta...

    AFCON 2017: Sofiane Boufal leads Morocco charge
    Jan05

    AFCON 2017: Sofiane Boufal leads Morocco charge

    Morocco will open their campaign against DR Congo on January 16 in Oyem before also facing Togo and the Ivory Coast. Sofiane Boufal of English Premier League side Southampton will lead Morocco’s Africa Cup of Nations bid after being included in the 23-man squad named by coach Herve Renard on Tuesday.Juventus defender Mehdi Benatia,...

    [Ticker] Marine Le Pen barred from Ukraine
    Jan05

    [Ticker] Marine Le Pen barred from Ukraine

    Ukraine’s foreign ministry indicated on Wednesday it would blacklist French far-right leader Marine Le Pen for saying that Russia’s 2014 annexation of Crimea was “not illegal”. “Making statements that repeat Kremlin propaganda, the French politician shows disrespect for the sovereignty and territorial integrity of...

    Trump doubtful as US spy chiefs to testify on Russian hacking
    Jan05

    Trump doubtful as US spy chiefs to testify on Russian hacking

    Top US spy chiefs will testify in Congress on Thursday, on alleged Russian interference in the US election as President-elect Donald Trump continued to question intelligence that Moscow was behind the hacking of Democratic Party computers. The American public could get a better idea of the strength of the evidence on the alleged hacking as the...

    Christmas ornaments on display in Kiev museum
    Jan05

    Christmas ornaments on display in Kiev museum

    Ukraine’s state museum of toys has opened an exhibition of Christmas ornaments. …read more Source:...

    Trump puzzled as US view chiefs to attest on Russian hacking
    Jan05

    Trump puzzled as US view chiefs to attest on Russian hacking

    PHOTO: AFP WASHINGTON DC: Top US view chiefs will attest in Congress on Thursday, on purported Russian division in a US choosing as President-elect Donald Trump continued to doubt comprehension that Moscow was behind a hacking of Democratic celebration computers. The American open could get a improved thought of a strength of a justification on a...

    Analyst: Trump’s Defense of Russia Puts Him Outside Mainstream America
    Jan05

    Analyst: Trump’s Defense of Russia Puts Him Outside Mainstream America

    U.S. President-elect Donald Trump continues to cast doubt on the conclusion of U.S. intelligence that Russia interfered in the U.S. presidential election. Washington last week imposed new sanctions on Russia after determining that Moscow was behind the hacking of Democratic Party computers. But some prominent Republicans have said they want even...