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    Estonia calls for deployment of US troops, Patriot missiles
    Apr05

    Estonia calls for deployment of US troops, Patriot missiles

    WASHINGTON, D.C.: Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid called for US Patriot missiles and troops to be deployed to her small Baltic state Wednesday, telling AFP it was necessary to make deterrence “believable” for Russia. In an interview coinciding with her visit to the White House, the conservative leader said the deployment of American materiel...

    Ukrainian designer of Muslim clothing gains recognition
    Apr05

    Ukrainian designer of Muslim clothing gains recognition

    In recent years, Ukraine has been the scene of an ever-growing cohort of fashion designers. …read more Source:...

    Roger Stone, Paul Manafort, Jared Kushner, the GRU and the stealing of the presidency
    Apr05

    Roger Stone, Paul Manafort, Jared Kushner, the GRU and the stealing of the presidency

    Roger Stone, Jared Kushner, Paul Manafort (Credit: Getty/AP/Salon) Right from the beginning of the Trump-Russia story, there were two big questions to be answered: If it was true that the Trump campaign and Russians got together,what were the goals of the two sides? And if they engaged in “collusion,” as it came to be called, how did it work? We...

    Politics: Lawmakers grill Trump associate Felix Sater, who was instrumental in 2 pivotal events in the Russia probe
    Apr04

    Politics: Lawmakers grill Trump associate Felix Sater, who was instrumental in 2 pivotal events in the Russia probe

    Felix Sater, a Russian-born businessman linked to Trump, helped push a Trump Tower Moscow deal and a controversial Russia-friendly "peace plan." Felix Sater, a Russian-born businessman and longtime associate of President Donald Trump, was interviewed by the Senate Intelligence Committee on Wednesday. Sater was a key participant in two...

    This Ukrainian startup has its own Apple museum filled with rare gadgets — and we got a private tour
    Apr04

    This Ukrainian startup has its own Apple museum filled with rare gadgets — and we got a private tour

    Software startup MacPaw’s love of Apple traces back to Ukrainian computer developer and Apple afficionado Oleksandr Kosovan. …read more Source: Business...

    Tables Turned On Anticorruption Activists In Ukraine
    Apr04

    Tables Turned On Anticorruption Activists In Ukraine

    Ukraine’s electronic asset-declaration system has been hailed as a crowning achievement of the post-Maidan government. But critics now warn it is being undermined and used as a tool to quash critics. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Reporter’s Notebook: What Would Vladimir Lenin Have Said?
    Apr04

    Reporter’s Notebook: What Would Vladimir Lenin Have Said?

    What would Vladimir Lenin have said? After the Bolshevik revolution, “while many of the other Kremlin magnates were soon enjoying the trappings of power, Lenin and Nadya [his wife] lived fairly modestly. Their domestic arrangements were similar to the way they had existed in exile — unostentatious,” writes Victor Sebestyen, author of...

    Immediately terminate the unlawful criminal prosecution, release Ukrainian citizen, well-known blogger Bogdan Kaliusskyi and ensure his security
    Apr04

    Immediately terminate the unlawful criminal prosecution, release Ukrainian citizen, well-known blogger Bogdan Kaliusskyi and ensure his security

    On March 31, 2018 T. Yenokyan, the prosecutor of the Department for the Investigation of Particularly Important Cases (PIC) of the RA General Prosecutor’s Office, initiated a criminal case under Article 325 § 1 and Article 329 § 1 (forgery … …read more Source:...

    Chinese defense chief says his trip to Russia is a signal to the US
    Apr04

    Chinese defense chief says his trip to Russia is a signal to the US

    Hong Kong-The US should take notice of China and Russia’s increasingly close military ties, a top Chinese official said Tuesday. , Gen. Wei Fenghe, China’s new defense minister, gave the remarks in Moscow following a meeting with Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu, according to Russian state news agency TASS. “I am visiting...

    Armenia had 15 new cases at ECHR in 2017
    Apr04

    Armenia had 15 new cases at ECHR in 2017

    The annual report 2017 on the execution of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights has been adopted. The report covers the latest overall trends in implementation as well as developments on specific issues. The report says the countries with the highest total number of new cases in 2017 were Russia (370), Turkey (138), Romania (110),...