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    Ukraine to lose $1 billion due to Russian restrictions
    Aug18

    Ukraine to lose $1 billion due to Russian restrictions

    Ukraine will lose at least $1 billion this year due to trade and transit restrictions imposed by Russia.Russia’s transit ban will directly reduce Ukraine’s export volume to Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan,… …read more Source: The...

    White Russia Makes Progress
    Aug18

    White Russia Makes Progress

    Belarus is an interesting, attractive country, certainly off the beaten track. A beautiful, rebuilt capital city of Minsk (mostly destroyed along with 30 percent of the country’s population during World War II), with wide boulevards and parks and superbly clean, belies its old reputation as the last dictatorship in Europe. Its economy is...

    Ukraine to lose $1billion in 2016 due to Russian restrictions
    Aug18

    Ukraine to lose $1billion in 2016 due to Russian restrictions

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Is Putin playing Trump like he did Berlusconi?
    Aug18

    Is Putin playing Trump like he did Berlusconi?

    In January 2009, the U.S. ambassador in Rome cabled Washington to raise an alarm. Russian President Vladimir Putin, the diplomat wrote, had cultivated a troubling relationship with the country’s prime minister, Silvio Berlusconi. “Berlusconi admires Putin’s macho, decisive, and authoritarian governing style, which the Italian PM...

    Trump Time Capsule #79->∞: Shakeup
    Aug18

    Trump Time Capsule #79->∞: Shakeup

    I’ve innocently spent a few days off line, in the same city (Erie, Pa.) where Donald Trump spoke this weekend but seeing a completely different prospect from the one he described. And I log back to on to see — whoa!In order, and for the record:Medical records. While Trump’s refusal to release his tax records has gotten more attention,...

    Trump overhauls campaign team again as Clinton surges
    Aug18

    Trump overhauls campaign team again as Clinton surges

    NEW YORK: Donald Trump on Wednesday shook up his campaign team for a second time in just two months, fending off suggestions that his presidential run is in crisis as polls show Hillary Clinton cruising toward victory. The Republican White House nominee, who is tanking in swing states, hired a news executive from a virulently anti-Clinton website...

    Trump taps ‘street fighter’ for campaign role
    Aug18

    Trump taps ‘street fighter’ for campaign role

    Republican Donald Trump names conservative flame-thrower Steve Bannon as his campaign chief executive officer. ||| New York – US Republican Donald Trump overhauled his presidential campaign team on Wednesday for the second time in less than two months, hiring the head of a conservative news website to bolster his combative image and try to...

    Trump overhauls campaign team again as Clinton surges
    Aug18

    Trump overhauls campaign team again as Clinton surges

    NEW YORK: Donald Trump on Wednesday shook up his campaign team for the second time in two months, fending off suggestions that his presidential run is in crisis as polls show Hillary Clinton cruising towards victory. The Republican White House nominee, who is tanking in swing states to his Democratic rival, hired a news executive from a...

    Heady days fade for Russians who halted 1991 coup
    Aug18

    Heady days fade for Russians who halted 1991 coup

    MOSCOW: It was a desperate plea from then Russian leader Boris Yeltsin that drew Gennady Veretilny to the barricades going up around the White House in central Moscow. “I wasn’t a supporter of Yeltsin, I wasn’t a liberal or a Communist. I wasn’t a party man,” Veretilny told AFP, recalling the events of 25 years ago...

    Ukrainians accuse prosecutors of abetting corruption
    Aug18

    Ukrainians accuse prosecutors of abetting corruption

    KIEV: 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. Some 100 protesters gathered outside the office of prosecutor-general Yuri Lutsenko holding posters saying: “Lutsenko, don’t...