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    EU’s Juncker says corruption undermining Ukraine’s progress
    Jul13

    EU’s Juncker says corruption undermining Ukraine’s progress

    KIEV (Reuters) – European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker said corruption was undermining all efforts to rebuild Ukraine in line with European Union norms, as President Petro Poroshenko vowed on Thursday to pursue ever-closer integration with the bloc. …read more Source:...

    Germany fears Donald Trump will divide Europe
    Jul13

    Germany fears Donald Trump will divide Europe

    IN THE aftermath of the G20 summit on July 7th and 8th, German politicians traded blows over who was at fault for riots by anti-globalisation activists that smashed up parts of central Hamburg. But a big global event in the heart of a city with a strong anarchist tradition was always bound to prompt protests. Officials’ deeper reasons for...

    EU’s Juncker calls ‘corruption’ main problem in Ukraine
    Jul13

    EU’s Juncker calls ‘corruption’ main problem in Ukraine

    European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker has cited “corruption” as the main factor hampering the European Union’s efforts to build trade ties with Ukraine. …read more Source: Iran...

    EU’s Juncker calls ‘corruption’ main problem in Ukraine
    Jul13

    EU’s Juncker calls ‘corruption’ main problem in Ukraine

    The European Commission chief says Ukraine must “fight against corruption, because corruption is undermining all the efforts …read more Source:...

    Trump’s Interests vs. America’s, Vancouver Edition
    Jul13

    Trump’s Interests vs. America’s, Vancouver Edition

    As the first (and, so far, only) Trump-branded property to open since the election, the Trump International Hotel and Tower in Vancouver has prompted significant scrutiny. When it opened just five days after President Donald Trump’s inauguration, ethics experts questioned whether the property presented an opportunity for anyone to attempt...

    The ‘What About Ukraine?’ Defense of Trump Jr.’s Russia Meeting
    Jul13

    The ‘What About Ukraine?’ Defense of Trump Jr.’s Russia Meeting

    Before welcoming Donald Trump Jr. onto his show on Tuesday, Sean Hannity boiled down his defense of the president’s son to one word: Ukraine. In obsessing over whether Trump’s campaign colluded with Russian officials to interfere in the 2016 presidential election—and most recently whether it was ethical and legal for Trump Jr. to meet...

    Ukraine, Afghanistan top NATO-Russia Council meeting
    Jul13

    Ukraine, Afghanistan top NATO-Russia Council meeting

    ‘Fundamental’ disagreements with Russia about conflict in Ukraine persist, says NATO Secretary General …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Belarus, Ukraine to discuss bilateral trade promotion in Kiev
    Jul13

    Belarus, Ukraine to discuss bilateral trade promotion in Kiev

    The agreements to be achieved during the session are expected to help intensify Belarus-Ukraine cooperation in the main fields of mutual interest and encourage bilateral trade. …read more Source:...

    No collusion “yet,” says Kellyanne Conway to Fox News, holding up pieces of paper
    Jul13

    No collusion “yet,” says Kellyanne Conway to Fox News, holding up pieces of paper

    On Wednesday night, counselor to the president Kellyanne Conway told Sean Hannity on his Fox News show that there was not “yet” evidence of collusion between the Trump campaign and the Russian government, despite the recent revelation that Donald Trump Jr. met with a Kremlin-connected attorney during the campaign on the premise of being promised,...

    The U.S. Is a Good Place for Bad People to Stash Their Money
    Jul13

    The U.S. Is a Good Place for Bad People to Stash Their Money

    When Viktor Bout—the arms dealer extraordinaire who inspired the 2005 Nicolas Cage movie Lord of War—sought to set up anonymous shell companies, according to a Senate panel, he turned to, of all places, the U.S. So too, court documents indicate, did former Ukrainian Prime Minister Pavlo Lazarenko, a man who has landed on Transparency...