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    US wants to see Ukraine in NATO: reports

    The United States wants to see Ukraine become a member of NATO in the future, the US permanent representative to NATO, Kay Bailey Hutchison, has said, according to reports. …read more Source: Polskie...

    Political project Nord Stream 2 would harm Ukraine – Lithuanian PM  – The Baltic Times
    Apr13

    Political project Nord Stream 2 would harm Ukraine – Lithuanian PM – The Baltic Times

    VILNIUS – The gas pipeline Nord Stream 2, which is projected on the bottom of the Baltic Sea, is in essence a political project and would cause …… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Lithuanian PM: political project Nord Stream 2 would harm Ukraine
    Apr13

    Lithuanian PM: political project Nord Stream 2 would harm Ukraine

    The gas pipeline Nord Stream 2, which is projected on the bottom of the Baltic Sea, is in essence a political project and would cause major harm to Ukraine’s economy, Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis said during a visit in the country, reports LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Trump v Mueller Who Gets Who First?
    Apr13

    Trump v Mueller Who Gets Who First?

    The recent raid by the Robert Mueller’s witch hunters on President Trump’s lawyer’s offices shows that we are nearing Act III. The ever expanding search for a crime is reportedly now looking into a campaign donation that was made by a pro-Russian Ukrainian oligarch to the Trump Foundation in September 2015. The donation was...

    Ukraine Rejects Russian Gas Offer
    Apr13

    Ukraine Rejects Russian Gas Offer

    Ukraine this week dismissed as unacceptable a natural gas transit proposal by Russian energy giant Gazprom. Kyiv’s move will further complicate efforts by Western European governments to persuade their Central European counterparts to withdraw objections to Nord Stream 2, a Kremlin-favored pipeline being built under the Baltic Sea to...

    The Most Revealing Moment in Mike Pompeo’s Confirmation Hearing
    Apr13

    The Most Revealing Moment in Mike Pompeo’s Confirmation Hearing

    Donald Trump’s presidency has been shaped by two Russia storylines. One concerns investigations into Russia’s interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election and possible ties to the Trump campaign. The other involves a deepening rift between Russia and the United States over issues beyond Russian meddling in democratic processes:...

    Ukrainian Oligarch Defends $150,000 Payment To Trump Foundation
    Apr13

    Ukrainian Oligarch Defends $150,000 Payment To Trump Foundation

    FILE COPY Ukrainian businessman Victor Pinchuk poses after receiving the Chevalier des Arts et Lettres medal from the French Culture Minister in Paris. Jacques DEMARTHON / AFP Ukrainian oligarch Victor Pinchuk’s foundation on Thursday defended a $150,000 (120,000 euros) payment to Donald Trump’s foundation that is being investigated...

    Trump To Take Decision On Syria ‘Soon’
    Apr12

    Trump To Take Decision On Syria ‘Soon’

    FILE COPY United States’ President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with senior military leaders at the White House in Washington, DC. Photo Credit: NICHOLAS KAMM / AFP President Donald Trump huddled with top national security advisors Thursday to weigh his military options in Syria, as Moscow warned against any move that risks...

    Putin Seen Unlikely to Let US Strike in Syria Go Unanswered
    Apr12

    Putin Seen Unlikely to Let US Strike in Syria Go Unanswered

    Faced with the threat of a U.S. strike on Syria, Russian President Vladimir Putin has a dilemma: Allow U.S. missiles to hit Moscow’s ally without a response or risk a military clash with the United States. If driven into a corner by a U.S. attack, Putin is seen as unlikely to sit back. Inaction would threaten his hard-won gains in Syria,...

    Chemical arms watchdog confirms UK findings on Russian-made nerve agent
    Apr12

    Chemical arms watchdog confirms UK findings on Russian-made nerve agent

    HAGUE: The world’s chemical arms watchdog on Thursday said it had confirmed Britain’s findings that a nerve agent used in an attack on a former spy and his daughter in England last month originally came from Russia. Samples tested by the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) “confirm the findings of the United...