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    Global human rights committee to be founded in Crimea
    Aug16

    Global human rights committee to be founded in Crimea

    Rights committee comes amid Tatar minority claims of increased repression, arbitrary arrests …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Matt Taibbi on Trump’s Position on NATO, Russia & his Campaign Head’s $13 Million Scandal in Ukraine
    Aug16

    Matt Taibbi on Trump’s Position on NATO, Russia & his Campaign Head’s $13 Million Scandal in Ukraine

    During Donald Trump’s speech in Youngstown, Ohio, on Monday, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump reversed his earlier threats to defy NATO treaties, and instead said he would work closely with the alliance to defeat ISIS. For more, we speak with award-winning journalist Matt Taibbi, author Phyllis Bennis and co-founder of the...

    Shelling by Ukrainian Army Damages 8 Houses in Donetsk Region
    Aug16

    Shelling by Ukrainian Army Damages 8 Houses in Donetsk Region

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Eight houses were damaged when the Kiev forces shelled several towns of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic in the past 24 hours, the DPR operative command said on Tuesday. …read more Source: Fars News...

    How Trump’s campaign chief got a strongman elected president of Ukraine
    Aug16

    How Trump’s campaign chief got a strongman elected president of Ukraine

    Paul Manafort, who reportedly was a recipient of $12.7m in Ukraine, helped Viktor Yanukovich to victory. Could he do the same for Trump?The scene was Ostroh, western Ukraine, on the eve of parliamentary elections.A tall figure bounded on to a stage to cheers from a crowd of elderly flag-waving supporters. They chanted: “Yan-u-kov-ich,...

    How Trump’s campaign chief got a strongman elected president of Ukraine
    Aug16

    How Trump’s campaign chief got a strongman elected president of Ukraine

    Paul Manafort, who reportedly was a recipient of $12.7m in Ukraine, helped Viktor Yanukovich to victory. Could he do the same for Trump?The scene was Ostroh, western Ukraine, on the eve of parliamentary elections.A tall figure bounded on to a stage to cheers from a crowd of elderly flag-waving supporters. They chanted: “Yan-u-kov-ich,...

    2016 Summer Olympic Medals Table
    Aug16

    2016 Summer Olympic Medals Table

    Through 2 of 27 medal events, Tuesday, Aug. 16178 of 306 total medal eventsNationGSBTotUnited States26232675China15141746Britain1617841Russia11121235Japan741627France79824Italy89623Germany97622Australia67922South Korea63514Hungary63413Canada22913Netherlands62311Brazil24410Kazakhstan23510New Zealand2608Denmark1348North Korea2327South...

    Russian FSB has prevented terrorist attacks in the Crimea
    Aug16

    Russian FSB has prevented terrorist attacks in the Crimea

    The Russian Embassy in Latvia issued a statement the Russian Foreign Ministry on the disruption of terrorist acts in the Republic of Crimea. The text of the statement is below. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Ukraine Grants Asylum To Kremlin Critic
    Aug16

    Ukraine Grants Asylum To Kremlin Critic

    A Russian opposition activist who was the first person charged under a strict new law restricting protests has received political asylum in Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Nazarbaev Says Poroshenko Seeks Compromise On Donbas
    Aug16

    Nazarbaev Says Poroshenko Seeks Compromise On Donbas

    Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbaev says Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is “inclined to finding compromises” on to resolve the conflict in eastern Ukraine between Kyiv and Russia-backed separatists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Nazarbaev Says Poroshenko Seeks Compromise On Donbas
    Aug16

    Nazarbaev Says Poroshenko Seeks Compromise On Donbas

    Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbaev says Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is “inclined to finding compromises” on to resolve the conflict in eastern Ukraine between Kyiv and Russia-backed separatists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...