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    Violence flares in Ukraine flashpoint after Crimea claims
    Aug15

    Violence flares in Ukraine flashpoint after Crimea claims

    SHYROKYNE (UKRAINE) – Ukrainian paratrooper Boroda says pro-Russian rebels have recently ramped up their shelling of one key village — a move he links to Moscow’s claim of a Kiev plot against annexed Crimea. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Russia and Ukraine Tensions Rise Over a Raid That May Not Have Happened
    Aug15

    Russia and Ukraine Tensions Rise Over a Raid That May Not Have Happened

    Russian officials said two soldiers died in a skirmish in Crimea that Ukraine denied as Germany’s foreign minister appealed to Moscow to reduce tensions. …read more Source: The New York...

    Violence flares in Ukraine flashpoint after Crimea claims (AFP)
    Aug15

    Violence flares in Ukraine flashpoint after Crimea claims (AFP)

    Shyrokyne (Ukraine) (AFP) – Ukrainian paratrooper Boroda says pro-Russian rebels have recently ramped up their shelling of one key village — a move he links to Moscow’s claim of a Kiev plot against annexed Crimea. …read more Source: The West...

    Hillary Clinton team hits report of Donald Trump aide’s ties to Russia
    Aug15

    Hillary Clinton team hits report of Donald Trump aide’s ties to Russia

    Hillary Clinton’s campaign is questioning Donald Trump’s top political aide’s ties to a pro-Kremlin political party in the Ukraine and claiming it is further evidence of the Republican nominee’s cozy relationship with Russia. The New York Times reported that handwritten ledgers found in the Ukraine show US $12.7 million in...

    Secret documents from Ukraine list cash for Donald Trump’s campaign chief
    Aug15

    Secret documents from Ukraine list cash for Donald Trump’s campaign chief

    Documents show $12.7 (U.S.) million in undisclosed cash payments for campaign chairman Paul Manafort, raising further questions about Trump’s ties to pro-Russian factions. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Trump’s campaign chief linked to Kyiv cash scandal
    Aug15

    Trump’s campaign chief linked to Kyiv cash scandal

    Ukraine’s National Anti-Corruption Bureau say secret documents link Paul Manafort, Donald Trump’s campaign manager, to $12.7m in ‘off the books payments’ from the party of ousted president Viktor Yanu …read more Source:...

    Did Trump Campaign Manager Reap Millions in Stolen Ukrainian Wealth?
    Aug15

    Did Trump Campaign Manager Reap Millions in Stolen Ukrainian Wealth?

    Manafort’s name appears in “secret ledger” obtained by corruption investigators, according to the New York Times. The bromance between Donald Trump and Russian dictator Vladimir Putin has been one of the oddities of the 2016 presidential campaign. Aside from Trump’s praise of Putin—even when reminded of the murders of...

    World Powers Call for Calm as Putin Bolsters Crimea Defense
    Aug15

    World Powers Call for Calm as Putin Bolsters Crimea Defense

    World powers urged Russia and Ukraine to refrain from ratcheting up a confrontation over Crimea as President Vladimir Putin bolstered the disputed peninsula’s military with some of his army’s most advanced air-defense missile systems. The European Union said there was no independent confirmation of claims that Ukrainian agents had...

    Germany urges Russia, Ukraine to ease tensions over alleged Crimea attack
    Aug15

    Germany urges Russia, Ukraine to ease tensions over alleged Crimea attack

    Andrew V. PestanoMOSCOW, Aug. 15 (UPI) — Germany is urging Russia and Ukraine to reduce tensions related to Crimea as both countries dispute the circumstances over an alleged attack. …read more Source: United Press...

    Clinton team hits report of Trump aide’s ties to Russia
    Aug15

    Clinton team hits report of Trump aide’s ties to Russia

    The Hillary Clinton campaign is questioning Donald Trump’s top political aide’s ties to a pro-Kremlin political party in the Ukraine and claiming it is further evidence of the Republican nominee’s cozy relationship with Russia …read more Source: U.S....