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    How Trump’s campaign chief got a strongman elected president of Ukraine
    Aug16

    How Trump’s campaign chief got a strongman elected president of Ukraine

    Paul Manafort, who reportedly was a recipient of $12.7m in Ukraine, helped Viktor Yanukovich to victory. Could he do the same for Trump?The scene was Ostroh, western Ukraine, on the eve of parliamentary elections.A tall figure bounded on to a stage to cheers from a crowd of elderly flag-waving supporters. They chanted: “Yan-u-kov-ich,...

    How Trump’s campaign chief got a strongman elected president of Ukraine
    Aug16

    How Trump’s campaign chief got a strongman elected president of Ukraine

    Paul Manafort, who reportedly was a recipient of $12.7m in Ukraine, helped Viktor Yanukovich to victory. Could he do the same for Trump?The scene was Ostroh, western Ukraine, on the eve of parliamentary elections.A tall figure bounded on to a stage to cheers from a crowd of elderly flag-waving supporters. They chanted: “Yan-u-kov-ich,...

    2016 Summer Olympic Medals Table
    Aug16

    2016 Summer Olympic Medals Table

    Through 2 of 27 medal events, Tuesday, Aug. 16178 of 306 total medal eventsNationGSBTotUnited States26232675China15141746Britain1617841Russia11121235Japan741627France79824Italy89623Germany97622Australia67922South Korea63514Hungary63413Canada22913Netherlands62311Brazil24410Kazakhstan23510New Zealand2608Denmark1348North Korea2327South...

    Russian FSB has prevented terrorist attacks in the Crimea
    Aug16

    Russian FSB has prevented terrorist attacks in the Crimea

    The Russian Embassy in Latvia issued a statement the Russian Foreign Ministry on the disruption of terrorist acts in the Republic of Crimea. The text of the statement is below. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Ukraine Grants Asylum To Kremlin Critic
    Aug16

    Ukraine Grants Asylum To Kremlin Critic

    A Russian opposition activist who was the first person charged under a strict new law restricting protests has received political asylum in Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Nazarbaev Says Poroshenko Seeks Compromise On Donbas
    Aug16

    Nazarbaev Says Poroshenko Seeks Compromise On Donbas

    Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbaev says Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is “inclined to finding compromises” on to resolve the conflict in eastern Ukraine between Kyiv and Russia-backed separatists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Nazarbaev Says Poroshenko Seeks Compromise On Donbas
    Aug16

    Nazarbaev Says Poroshenko Seeks Compromise On Donbas

    Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbaev says Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is “inclined to finding compromises” on to resolve the conflict in eastern Ukraine between Kyiv and Russia-backed separatists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    What to watch at the Rio Games on Tuesday
    Aug16

    What to watch at the Rio Games on Tuesday

    Day 11 of the Rio Games features medal action in gymnastics, track and field, boxing, wrestling and more. Here are some things to watch (all times local): GYMNASTICS Simone Biles can wrap up her remarkable time in Rio with a fourth Olympic gold medal when she competes in the floor exercise at 2:47 p.m. Biles has already earned three golds and a...

    Trump campaign and its chief, Paul Manafort, try to move past Ukraine report
    Aug16

    Trump campaign and its chief, Paul Manafort, try to move past Ukraine report

    Manafort denies wrongdoing and said The Times was ignoring the facts …read more Source: Gulf...

    Waconzy: ‘Balling like Waconzy (Ekpoh)’ [Video]
    Aug16

    Waconzy: ‘Balling like Waconzy (Ekpoh)’ [Video]

    The singer of the 'I celebrate' fame attempts to create a new dance wave in the visuals to song 'Ekpoh'. Nigerian born music star, Waconzy releases the official music video for his Electronic Dance Music hit song titled ‘Balling like Waconzy’ a.k.a ‘Ekpoh’.Shot in Dallas,Texas and directed by award winning...