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    Balczun steps down as the CEO of Ukrainian railway operator
    Aug09

    Balczun steps down as the CEO of Ukrainian railway operator

    Wojciech Balczun resigned from his post as the CEO of the state-owned railway operator Ukrzaliznytsia, citing personal reasons. “He made this decision personally, and I respect his decision. “Whatever may be said by anyone, throughout this year there have also been positive changes. I want to thank him for his work. I understand that he… This...

    Polish villagers hold Jewish wedding without Jews
    Aug09

    Polish villagers hold Jewish wedding without Jews

    Villagers attending a fake Jewish wedding in the Polish village of Radzanow, Aug 5, 2017. (Jonny Daniels/From the Depths) (JTA) — Nostalgia for Jews is a well-documented phenomenon in Eastern Europe, with cultural and even substantial commercial aspects. In Ukraine, so-called Jewish-themed restaurants with pork-heavy menus compete for tourists,...

    FBI raided Manafort’s Virginia home in Russia probe
    Aug09

    FBI raided Manafort’s Virginia home in Russia probe

    FBI agents raided the residence of former Donald Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort last month, and he also has turned over hundreds of pages of documents to congressional investigators, as probes ramp up into the president’s campaign and Russia’s role in the 2016 election.The pre-dawn raid on July 26 at the Alexandria, Virginia,...

    Ukraine cancels deal with Russia on joint military exports
    Aug09

    Ukraine cancels deal with Russia on joint military exports

    Ukraine has scrapped an inter-governmental military agreement with Russia that prevented unauthorized export of jointly developed weapons and equipment. …read more Source: Iran...

    Ex-Trump campaign chief Manafort’s home raided in Russia probe
    Aug09

    Ex-Trump campaign chief Manafort’s home raided in Russia probe

    WASHINGTON: FBI agents seized documents in a raid on a home of former Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort last month as the explosive probe into Russia’s interference in the 2016 election gains pace. A Manafort spokesman confirmed the raid, which the Washington Post described as a pre-dawn search of Manafort’s Alexandria, Virginia home...

    Politics: The FBI conducted a predawn raid of Paul Manafort’s home as part of its Russia investigation
    Aug09

    Politics: The FBI conducted a predawn raid of Paul Manafort’s home as part of its Russia investigation

    The FBI conducted a predawn July raid on the home of President Donald Trump's campaign chairman Paul Manafort. The FBI conducted a predawn July raid on the home of President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, as part of its ongoing investigation into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia, The...

    Analysis: Most Americans can’t find North Korea on a map
    Aug09

    Analysis: Most Americans can’t find North Korea on a map

    By Christopher Ingraham | Washington Post Only 36 percent of Americans were able to correctly identify North Korea on a map in a recent Morning Consult survey. The experiment, as reported by the New York Times, found that there’s a relationship between geographic knowledge and policy preferences. People who can locate North Korea are more...

    FBI Agents Search Home Of Ex-Trump Campaign Chairman
    Aug09

    FBI Agents Search Home Of Ex-Trump Campaign Chairman

    The FBI has searched the Virginia home of President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, U.S. media report, amid an ongoing investigation into Russian interference in the presidential election. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    FBI Agents Searched Former Trump Campaign Chair’s Home
    Aug09

    FBI Agents Searched Former Trump Campaign Chair’s Home

    WASHINGTON – FBI agents have searched one of the homes of President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, whose past foreign political work has been swept into the investigations into Russian interference in the 2016 election. A Manafort spokesman confirmed the search Wednesday. Manafort spokesman Jason Maloni said in a...

    Ukrainian lifeguard drifts to Crimea after falling asleep on inflatable trampoline
    Aug09

    Ukrainian lifeguard drifts to Crimea after falling asleep on inflatable trampoline

    …read more Source: The...