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    Statement by President Barack Obama on the 25th Anniversary of Ukrainian Independence
    Aug26

    Statement by President Barack Obama on the 25th Anniversary of Ukrainian Independence

    Twenty-five years ago today, Ukraine declared its independence from the Soviet Union. On behalf of the American people, I’m proud to join the Ukrainian people in marking this historic anniversary. As we have been reminded in recent years, Ukraine’s path has not always been easy. From the hundreds of thousands of Ukrainians who linked...

    Ukraine shows evidence of secret payments allegedly made to Paul Manafort
    Aug26

    Ukraine shows evidence of secret payments allegedly made to Paul Manafort

    KYIV – Ukrainian authorities have published excerpts from secret accounting ledgers of former President Viktor Yanukovych’s political party documenting more than $12.7 million in under-the-table payments that were earmarked for Paul Manafort, who chaired U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump’s campaign until his resignation on...

    UCCA meets with newly confirmed U.S. ambassador to Ukraine
    Aug26

    UCCA meets with newly confirmed U.S. ambassador to Ukraine

    NEW YORK – Executive Board members of the Ukrainian Congress Committee of America, together with Bishop Daniel of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the U.S.A. and Metropolitan-Archbishop Stefan Soroka of the Ukrainian Catholic Church, met on August 8 with the newly confirmed U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine, Marie Yovanovitch. Following her warm words...

    Chinese Cyber Attacks on Russia Nearly Triple
    Aug26

    Chinese Cyber Attacks on Russia Nearly Triple

    Despite numerous reports of Russian cyberattacks on the West in the last year, the country is also the target of plenty of hack attempts itself—from China, Bloomberg reports. Politically China and Russia have moved closer, as Moscow seeks to fill the economic gap left by reduced trade with the EU and the U.S. as a result of trade sanctions...

    Eagles vs Eagles in Beşiktaş’s Champions League opener
    Aug26

    Eagles vs Eagles in Beşiktaş’s Champions League opener

    Turkish champion Beşiktaş will open its Champions League campaign against two-time winner Benfica, with Italian hopeful Napoli and Dynamo Kyiv making up a competitive Group B …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Appointment of Ukrainian Ambassador to Belarus expected to boost bilateral relations
    Aug26

    Appointment of Ukrainian Ambassador to Belarus expected to boost bilateral relations

    “The Ukrainian diplomatic mission in Belarus operated without an ambassador for a long period. Of course, this has had an effect on our relations. We hope that with the arrival of the new Ambassador, our contacts will get an even greater impetus,” the minister said. …read more Source:...

    Podcast: The Tale Of The Tape
    Aug26

    Podcast: The Tale Of The Tape

    What do the the Glazyev tapes tell us about the origins of the war in eastern Ukraine? …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    For the record, Stephen Harper’s resignation message to constituents
    Aug26

    For the record, Stephen Harper’s resignation message to constituents

    Former Prime Minister Stephen Harper speaks to attendees at the annual Calgary Conservative barbecue in Calgary, Saturday, July 9, 2016. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh For the record, the text of Stephen Harper’s remarks following his resignation Friday as member of Parliament for Calgary Heritage: Greetings, fellow Calgarians and fellow...

    Guardiola returning to Barca in Champions League
    Aug26

    Guardiola returning to Barca in Champions League

    Guardiola going back to Nou Camp with Manchester City Bayern meet Atletico Madrid again in repeat of semi-final Debutants Leicester face Porto, Bruges and Copenhagen Logo of UEFA Champions League is displayed during the UEFA Champions League draw at the Grimaldi Forum, in Monaco, Thursday, August 25, 2016. Photo: AP MONACO: Pep Guardiola will...

    Kerry, Russian Counterpart Try to Hammer Out Syria Plan
    Aug26

    Kerry, Russian Counterpart Try to Hammer Out Syria Plan

    The United States and Russia renewed efforts Friday to negotiate a peaceful end to the fighting in Syria in light of a more volatile and complicated situation with the introduction of Turkish forces on the ground. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov are meeting in Geneva, trying to come to an agreement...