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    Ukraine police chief quits as exodus of reformers continues
    Nov15

    Ukraine police chief quits as exodus of reformers continues

    Ukraine’s police chief and a prominent customs officer resigned on Monday, continuing an exodus of reformist officials that has raised serious doubts about the Western-backed government’s commitment to tackle corruption.Police chief Khatia Dekanoidze, a Georgian who was appointed on the strength of her reforms as a minister in...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko Calls On Trump To Help Counter ‘Russian Aggression’
    Nov15

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko Calls On Trump To Help Counter ‘Russian Aggression’

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko called for Washington’s “resolute support…in countering Russian aggression,” as he and President-elect Donald Trump spoke by telephone for the first time since the U.S. election. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EC wants to become mediator between Russia and Ukraine in gas issue’s settlement
    Nov15

    EC wants to become mediator between Russia and Ukraine in gas issue’s settlement

    …read more Source: NEWS.am

    Hague Prosecutor’s Finding On Ukraine Conflict Gives Kyiv Legal Heft, But Little Else
    Nov15

    Hague Prosecutor’s Finding On Ukraine Conflict Gives Kyiv Legal Heft, But Little Else

    The lead prosecutor for the International Criminal Court has for the first time said the simmering conflict in Ukraine should be considered an international armed conflict between Russia and Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia talks tough, but its navy is in disrepair
    Nov15

    Russia talks tough, but its navy is in disrepair

    A Russian fighter jet crashed into the Mediterranean Sea on Monday while trying to land on the country’s one remaining aircraft carrier, the Admiral Kuznetsov. The incident was an embarrassment for the Kremlin, and despite recent muscular gestures is “further evidence of the limitations of the country’s naval power,” according to...

    Hague Prosecutor’s Finding On Ukraine Conflict Gives Kyiv Legal Heft, But Little Else
    Nov15

    Hague Prosecutor’s Finding On Ukraine Conflict Gives Kyiv Legal Heft, But Little Else

    The lead prosecutor for the International Criminal Court has for the first time said the simmering conflict in Ukraine should be considered an international armed conflict between Russia and Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    KRUGMAN: Trump will turn America into an ‘all-out kleptocracy’ like Russia and Ukraine
    Nov15

    KRUGMAN: Trump will turn America into an ‘all-out kleptocracy’ like Russia and Ukraine

    The combination of Trump’s infrastructure plan and lobbyist influence will lead to graft according to economist Paul Krugman. …read more Source: Business...

    America’s Friendship With Europe Has Been Horribly Damaged
    Nov15

    America’s Friendship With Europe Has Been Horribly Damaged

    “In battle, nothing is ever as good or bad as the first reports of excited men would have it.” —Field Marshall Viscount SlimLet’s hope that same caution applies to presidential transition geopolitics too, because the first reports from the Trump transition are very bad indeed.Among America’s oldest and truest allies, the reaction to...

    Rudy Giuliani’s Conflicts Of Interest Would Place Donald Trump In A Bind
    Nov15

    Rudy Giuliani’s Conflicts Of Interest Would Place Donald Trump In A Bind

    In the closing of his presidential campaign, Donald Trump repeatedly attacked his Democratic opponent Hillary Clinton for the donations the government of Qatar made to her family’s foundation. He argued that the money undermined Clinton’s claims of compassion for women and LGBTQ people since Qatar was oppressive to both groups. He...

    Prosecutor’s office summons Poroshenko for questioning
    Nov15

    Prosecutor’s office summons Poroshenko for questioning

    …read more Source: NEWS.am