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    Putin Ally: No Logic in Deploying UN Forces on Russia-Ukraine Border
    Sep17

    Putin Ally: No Logic in Deploying UN Forces on Russia-Ukraine Border

    One of President Vladimir Putin’s top allies said on Sunday she saw no logic in deploying U.N. peacekeepers along the border between Russia and Ukraine, something Kyiv and Washington favor. Putin this month suggested armed U.N. peacekeepers be deployed to eastern Ukraine to help protect ceasefire monitors from the Organization for Security...

    The billionaires investing in Cyprus in exchange for EU passports
    Sep17

    The billionaires investing in Cyprus in exchange for EU passports

    Businesspeople and those with political influence from Russia and Ukraine among hundreds granted citizenship for moneyA leaked list of names of those who have benefited from Cyprus’s citizenship-by-investment programmes represents a detailed insight into the panoply of clients behind schemes providing passports to the super rich.It also...

    Cyprus ‘selling’ EU citizenship to super rich of Russia and Ukraine
    Sep17

    Cyprus ‘selling’ EU citizenship to super rich of Russia and Ukraine

    Passports issued under ‘golden visa’ scheme raises €4bn since 2013, according to papers seen by the GuardianBillionaire Russian oligarchs and Ukrainian elites accused of corruption are among hundreds of people who have acquired EU passports under controversial “golden visa” schemes, the Guardian has learnt.The government of Cyprus has...

    Cyprus ‘selling’ EU citizenship to super rich of Russia and Ukraine
    Sep17

    Cyprus ‘selling’ EU citizenship to super rich of Russia and Ukraine

    Passports issued under ‘golden visa’ scheme raises €4bn since 2013, according to papers seen by the GuardianBillionaire Russian oligarchs and Ukrainian elites accused of corruption are among hundreds of people who have acquired EU passports under controversial “golden visa” schemes, the Guardian has learnt.The government of Cyprus has...

    Putin ally: No logic in deploying U.N. forces on Russia-Ukraine border
    Sep17

    Putin ally: No logic in deploying U.N. forces on Russia-Ukraine border

    MOSCOW – One of President Vladimir Putin’s top allies said on Sunday she saw no logic in deploying U.N. peacekeepers along the border between Russia and Ukraine, something Kiev and Washington favor. Putin this month suggested armed U.N…. …read more Source:...

    Battleground Berlin: Will Russian-Germans vote for the far right?
    Sep17

    Battleground Berlin: Will Russian-Germans vote for the far right?

    BERLIN — As long as the Russian-speaking enclave on Berlin’s eastern edge voted for the far left, it was largely invisible on the German political map. But then its residents started voting for the far right. Widespread support among Russian-speaking Germans is one of the key elements that is expected to propel the anti-immigrant...

    Senior NATO General Expresses Concerns Over Moscow’s Zapad Maneuvers ‘Transparency’
    Sep17

    Senior NATO General Expresses Concerns Over Moscow’s Zapad Maneuvers ‘Transparency’

    A senior NATO general says the military alliance is concerned about the large-scale Zapad (West) 2017 military drills being conducted by Russia and Belarus because of Moscow’s lack of transparency. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    U.S. Ukraine Envoy Welcomes Russia Proposal For Peacekeepers, But See ‘Obstacles’
    Sep17

    U.S. Ukraine Envoy Welcomes Russia Proposal For Peacekeepers, But See ‘Obstacles’

    The U.S. special envoy for efforts to end the conflict in eastern Ukraine has called a Russian proposal to send United Nations peacekeepers to the region a “step forward” but warns there are still many “obstacles” to the plan suggested by Moscow. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine’s Prosecutor Says Saakashvili Won’t Face Arrest or Extradition
    Sep17

    Ukraine’s Prosecutor Says Saakashvili Won’t Face Arrest or Extradition

    Ukraine’s top prosecutor has said former Georgian President and Ukrainian regional governor Mikheil Saakashvili will not be arrested for defying authorities with his dramatic return to the country after his citizenship was canceled. In his comments on Saturday, Prosecutor-General Yuriy Lutsenko also said that Saakashvili, who is wanted in...

    Ukraine’s Prosecutor Says Saakashvili Won’t Face Arrest or Extradition
    Sep17

    Ukraine’s Prosecutor Says Saakashvili Won’t Face Arrest or Extradition

    Ukraine’s top prosecutor has said former Georgian President and Ukrainian regional governor Mikheil Saakashvili will not be arrested for defying authorities with his dramatic return to the country after his citizenship was canceled. In his comments on Saturday, Prosecutor-General Yuriy Lutsenko also said that Saakashvili, who is wanted in...