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    Emails show Trump advisers waged covert lobbying operation, never disclosed work as foreign agents
    Aug19

    Emails show Trump advisers waged covert lobbying operation, never disclosed work as foreign agents

    Chip Somodevilla/Getty ImagesWASHINGTON (AP) — A firm run by Donald Trump’s campaign chairman directly orchestrated a covert Washington lobbying operation on behalf of Ukraine’s then-ruling political party, attempting to sway American public opinion in favor of the country’s pro-Russian government, emails obtained by The...

    Putin says Russia will not sever diplomatic ties with Ukraine
    Aug19

    Putin says Russia will not sever diplomatic ties with Ukraine

    President Vladimir Putin says Russia will not sever diplomatic relations with Ukraine, despite a recent attempt by the Ukrainian military to carry out an incursion into Crimea. …read more Source: Iran...

    Putin visits Crimea as Russian forces stage war games
    Aug19

    Putin visits Crimea as Russian forces stage war games

    Vladimir Putin has arrived in Crimea, two years after the Black Sea peninsula was annexed from Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    Donald Trump’s campaign chairman Paul Manafort resigns
    Aug19

    Donald Trump’s campaign chairman Paul Manafort resigns

    Paul Manafort resigned as chairman of US Republican candidate Donald Trump’s presidential campaign on Friday, days after he was effectively demoted in a shake-up of the campaign’s leadership. “This morning Paul Manafort offered, and I accepted, his resignation from the campaign,” Trump said in a statement. “I am very...

    Tensions between Ukraine and Russia escalate on independence anniversary eve
    Aug19

    Tensions between Ukraine and Russia escalate on independence anniversary eve

    Tensions between Russia and Ukraine are in escalation again. Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday arrived in Crimea that Russia annexed in March 2014, after he accused Kiev of attempting an armed incursion into the peninsula. Meanwhile the situation in Eastern Ukraine deteriorated with the death of three Ukrainian soldiers on Thursday...

    Will The U.S. Army Get Serious About Revolutionizing Long Range Fires?
    Aug19

    Will The U.S. Army Get Serious About Revolutionizing Long Range Fires?

    Dan Goure U.S. Army, United States The Army can take advantage of innovations already available in the private sector that could revolutionize long-range fires. U.S. and North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) forces face two particular challenges from the modernized Russian military in Europe. The first is an increasingly sophisticated air...

    Putin arrives in Crimea after Ukraine incursion claims: agencies
    Aug19

    Putin arrives in Crimea after Ukraine incursion claims: agencies

    NNA – Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday arrived in annexed Crimea, Russian news agencies reported, days after he accused Kiev of attempting an armed incursion into the peninsula. Putin is se …read more Source: National News...

    Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort resigns
    Aug19

    Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort resigns

    Donald Trump’s campaign chairman Paul Manafort resigned on Friday in the wake of campaign shake-up and revelations about his work in Ukraine. …read more Source: CTV...

    Embattled Trump campaign chairman Manafort resigns
    Aug19

    Embattled Trump campaign chairman Manafort resigns

    NEW YORK – Paul Manafort resigned Friday as chairman of Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, under fire in connection with a Ukrainian corruption investigation and two days after being sidelined in a team reshuffle. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Putin visits Crimea after Ukraine incursion claim
    Aug19

    Putin visits Crimea after Ukraine incursion claim

    Russian President Vladimir Putin ratified the annexation of Crimea during a 2014 ceremony in Moscow © Pool/AFP / Sergei ChirikovMoscow, Russian Federation, Aug 19 – Russian President Vladimir Putin was on Friday visiting annexed Crimea to boost security measures there, just days after accusing Kiev of attempting an armed incursion into the...