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    AP Sources: Trump campaign chairman tied to undisclosed foreign lobbying
    Aug17

    AP Sources: Trump campaign chairman tied to undisclosed foreign lobbying

    Donald Trump’s campaign chairman helped a pro-Russian governing party in Ukraine secretly route at least $2.2 million in payments to two prominent Washington lobbying firms in 2012, and did so in a way that effectively obscured the foreign political party’s efforts to influence U.S. policy. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Trump campaign chariman Manafort tied to undisclosed foreign lobbying
    Aug17

    Trump campaign chariman Manafort tied to undisclosed foreign lobbying

    Ukraine secretly route at least $2.2 million in payments to two prominent Washington lobbying firms in 2012, and did so in a way that effectively obscured the foreign political party’s efforts to influence U.S. policy. The revelation, provided to The Associated Press by people directly knowledgeable about the effort, comes at a time when...

    Import of Wheat Decreased by 14.8%
    Aug17

    Import of Wheat Decreased by 14.8%

    Baku / 17.08.16 / Turan: In the first half of 2016 Azerbaijan purchased abroad 682.7 thousand tons of wheat (including seed wheat), which is 117.7 thousand tons or 14.8% less than in the same period of 2015. Turan was told in the State Statistics Committee. Food, fodder and seed wheat was delivered from Russia – 610.4 thousand tons,...

    Iulian Chifu: Threat coming from Russia more important than terrorism as such
    Aug17

    Iulian Chifu: Threat coming from Russia more important than terrorism as such

    The NATO Summit in Warsaw gave answers to a range of questions and problems. Dr. Iulian Chifu, President of the Center for Conflict Prevention & Early Warning, made such statement in an online interview with ArmInfo organized by Region Research Center. “It covered all the threats and risks coming from Crimea’s annexation by Russia...

    Ukrainian protesters accuse prosecutors of abetting corruption (AFP)
    Aug17

    Ukrainian protesters accuse prosecutors of abetting corruption (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukrainian activists on Wednesday held a protest in central Kiev accusing the country’s powerful prosecutors of obstructing a newly formed national agency that has exposed massive official corruption. …read more Source: The West...

    Trump campaign chair Manafort tied to undisclosed foreign lobbying: sources
    Aug17

    Trump campaign chair Manafort tied to undisclosed foreign lobbying: sources

    WASHINGTON — Donald Trump’s campaign chairman helped a pro-Russian governing party in Ukraine secretly route at least $2.2 million in payments to two prominent Washington lobbying firms in 2012, and did so in a way that effectively obscured the foreign political party’s efforts to influence U.S. policy. The revelation, provided to The...

    Report Ties Trump Manager To U.S. Lobbying Funded By Yanukovych Government
    Aug17

    Report Ties Trump Manager To U.S. Lobbying Funded By Yanukovych Government

    The Associated Press reports that political consultant Paul Manafort, the chairman of Republican candidate Donald Trump’s U.S. presidential campaign, may have helped former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych’s government funnel millions of dollars to U.S. lobbyists in a way that obscured the source of the funding. …read more...

    Ukrainian protesters accuse prosecutors of abetting corruption
    Aug17

    Ukrainian protesters accuse prosecutors of abetting corruption

    Ukrainian activists Wednesday held a protest in central Kiev accusing the country’s powerful prosecutors of obstructing a newly formed national agency that has exposed massive official corruption …read more Source: The Daily...

    In Major Shake-Up, Trump Hires Breitbart Exec and Citizens United Propagandist Bannon to Lead Campaign
    Aug17

    In Major Shake-Up, Trump Hires Breitbart Exec and Citizens United Propagandist Bannon to Lead Campaign

    Stephen K. Bannon is best known as the writer/director of such films as ‘Torchbearer,’ which features scenes of horrific violence. In what is being billed as a major campaign shake-up, Republican presidential candidate Donald J. Trump has hired Breitbart News Executive Chairman from AlterNet on Steven K. Bannon and his recent movie,...

    Trump’s Reshuffle
    Aug17

    Trump’s Reshuffle

    NEWS BRIEF Donald Trump has hired a senior executive from Breitbart News and promoted a campaign adviser to a top position in an effort to jump-start his presidential campaign, which has been foundering in recent days.Under the changes announced Wednesday, Stephen Bannon, Breitbart’s executive chairman, will become chief executive of the...