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    Trump campaign chief worked for Marcos
    Aug17

    Trump campaign chief worked for Marcos

    PAUL Manafort, Jr., the campaign manager of US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, is under fire after being named this week in a Ukrainian corruption investigation. Growing scrutiny into the background of the 67-year-old lobbyist however has also unearthed past dealings with dictators, including the late former President Ferdinand...

    EU’s Tusk says Russia ‘unreliable’ on Ukraine (AFP)
    Aug17

    EU’s Tusk says Russia ‘unreliable’ on Ukraine (AFP)

    Brussels (AFP) – EU president Donald Tusk on Wednesday said he and Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko believed Russia’s account of recent events in the strife-torn east of the country was “unreliable”. …read more Source: The West...

    Trump shakes up campaign, names combative news executive in senior role Reuters
    Aug17

    Trump shakes up campaign, names combative news executive in senior role Reuters

    Trump is aiming to be more disciplined in emphasizing themes that resonate strongly with the voters he is trying to courtTrump promises to work with NATO to defeat Islamic StateRepublican Asia experts say Trump presidency would be ‘ruinous’Obama warns Democrats against overconfidence about Clinton victoryTrump’s top aide denies...

    EU’s Tusk says Russia ‘unreliable’ on Ukraine
    Aug17

    EU’s Tusk says Russia ‘unreliable’ on Ukraine

    Both Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and EU President Donald Tusk have called on Russia’s unreliability regarding events in Ukraine …read more Source: World...

    Putin dials up the pressure in Eastern Ukraine
    Aug17

    Putin dials up the pressure in Eastern Ukraine

    Build up of forces along Ukraine border suggests Russia is preparing for renewed conflict …read more Source: Financial...

    EU’s Tusk says Russia ‘unreliable’ on Ukraine
    Aug17

    EU’s Tusk says Russia ‘unreliable’ on Ukraine

    EU president Donald Tusk Wednesday said he and Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko believed Russia’s account of recent events in the strife-torn east of the country was “unreliable.” …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine anti-graft activists protest 'gangster-style' state attacks
    Aug17

    Ukraine anti-graft activists protest 'gangster-style' state attacks

    KIEV (Reuters) – About 200 people protested outside Ukraine’s public prosecutor’s office on Wednesday over the “gangster-style” detention of two anti-corruption bureau (NABU) investigators which organisers said showed a lack of political will to eliminate graft. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine anti-graft activists protest ‘gangster-style’ state attacks
    Aug17

    Ukraine anti-graft activists protest ‘gangster-style’ state attacks

    About 200 people protested outside Ukraine’s public prosecutor’s office on Wednesday over the “gangster-style” detention of two anti-corruption bureau (NABU) investigators which organisers said showed a lack of political will to eliminate graft. …read more Source: Channel...

    Trump campaign chairman helped pro-Russians in Ukraine move money to US firms: AP
    Aug17

    Trump campaign chairman helped pro-Russians in Ukraine move money to US firms: AP

    U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, helped a Ukrainian political party with close ties to Russia secretly move at least US$2.2 million (1.69 million pounds) to two major Washington lobbying firms, the Associated Press reported on Wednesday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Trump shakes up campaign, names combative news executive in senior role
    Aug17

    Trump shakes up campaign, names combative news executive in senior role

    WASHINGTON: US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump overhauled his troubled campaign on Wednesday, hiring the combative head of a conservative news website as chief executive officer and promoting a seasoned political operative to a senior role. Stephen Bannon, executive chairman of Breitbart website, was named CEO, while Kellyanne...