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    Trump campaign manager Manafort quits after troubled stretch
    Aug20

    Trump campaign manager Manafort quits after troubled stretch

    File – US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s campaign chair and convention manager Paul Manafort appears at a press conference at the Republican Convention in Cleveland, US, on July 19, 2016. Photo: Reuters Donald Trump’s US presidential campaign sealed a major staff reshuffle with the resignation on Friday of its...

    Pentagon downplays talk of Russian troop buildup near Ukraine as Putin visits Crimea
    Aug20

    Pentagon downplays talk of Russian troop buildup near Ukraine as Putin visits Crimea

    The Pentagon on Friday moved to tamp down talk of a Russian invasion of Ukraine, saying extra troops along the border were associated with a regular military exercise. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Thursday said he could not rule out a “full-scale” Russian invasion. His warning came amid increasing violence in the pro-Moscow separatist...

    Trump campaign manager Manafort quits after troubled stretch
    Aug20

    Trump campaign manager Manafort quits after troubled stretch

    Clinton leads Trump by 8 percentage points among likely voters, according to a Reuters/Ipsos opinion poll released on Friday. Trump campaign chairman helped pro-Russians in Ukraine move money to U.S. firms: APTrump shakes up campaign, names combative news executive in senior role ReutersTrump promises to work with NATO to defeat Islamic State...

    FBI reportedly probing possible US ties to corruption by former Ukraine president
    Aug20

    FBI reportedly probing possible US ties to corruption by former Ukraine president

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Putin: Russia not to break relations with Ukraine
    Aug20

    Putin: Russia not to break relations with Ukraine

    Russian President Vladimir Putin said Friday that Moscow has no intention of cutting relations with Kiev. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

    WTO backs EU in Russia pork dispute
    Aug20

    WTO backs EU in Russia pork dispute

    GENEVA: Russia’s import ban on pork products from the European Union is not legitimate, a World Trade Organisation panel said Friday, in a key victory for the bloc. The WTO ruling concerns a ban imposed by Russia in early 2014, which Moscow said were necessary to protect its consumers following a small flare up of African Swine Fever in...

    Trump’s embattled campaign chairman resigns
    Aug20

    Trump’s embattled campaign chairman resigns

    Donald Trump sought to reboot his flagging presidential bid Friday, dismissing his tainted campaign chairman, seeking to broaden his shrinking support base by appealing to black voters and visiting flood-ravaged Louisiana. The resignation of the seasoned Republican strategist Paul Manafort — under fire for his pro-Kremlin ties and role in a...

    Clinton leads Trump by eight points: Reuters/Ipsos poll
    Aug20

    Clinton leads Trump by eight points: Reuters/Ipsos poll

    File – US Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton delivers remarks at a gathering of law enforcement leaders at John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York, US, Thursday, August 18, 2016. Photo: Reuters NEW YORK: Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton leads Republican rival Donald Trump by 8 percentage points among likely...

    Wild week: Trump caps major staff reshuffle as campaign chief Manafort quits after revelations about Ukraine dealings
    Aug20

    Wild week: Trump caps major staff reshuffle as campaign chief Manafort quits after revelations about Ukraine dealings

    Donald Trump’s US presidential campaign sealed a major staff reshuffle with the resignation on Friday of its campaign chairman, and the Republican nominee tried to end weeks of upheaval to focus on beating Democratic rival Hillary Clinton. …read more Source: South China Morning...

    FBI probes possible US ties to corruption by former Ukraine president – CNN
    Aug20

    FBI probes possible US ties to corruption by former Ukraine president – CNN

    The FBI and U.S. Justice Department are investigating possible U.S. ties to alleged corruption involving the former president of Ukraine, including the work of firms headed by political operatives Paul Manafort and Tony Podesta, CNN reported on Friday, citing multiple U.S. law enforcement officials. …read more Source: Channel...