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    Merkel: German leader sees no end to EU sanctions against Russia
    Aug19

    Merkel: German leader sees no end to EU sanctions against Russia

    Russia has been under US and EU sanctions over its annexation of Crimea and support for separatists in eastern Ukraine for two years. There is no reason to lift the European Union’s sanctions against Russia as Moscow has not fulfilled all of its commitments under an international peace plan, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said in an...

    Ukraine details alleged payments to Trump aide from pro-Russians
    Aug19

    Ukraine details alleged payments to Trump aide from pro-Russians

    by Dmitry ZAKS Ukrainian authorities have released details of payments worth million of dollars that US presidential campaign hopeful Donald Trump’s campaign chief allegedly received from Kiev’s former Russian-backed leaders. …read more Source: Daily...

    Ukrainian Lawmaker Outlines Details On Alleged Payments To Trump Campaign Chief
    Aug19

    Ukrainian Lawmaker Outlines Details On Alleged Payments To Trump Campaign Chief

    KIEV (Reuters) – A Ukrainian lawmaker on Friday divulged more details of what he said were payments made to Donald Trump’s campaign chief in the U.S. presidential race by the political party of the Kremlin-backed former Ukrainian leader Viktor Yanukovich.Member of Parliament Serhiy Leshchenko said money was allocated for Trump aide...

    New document shows Manafort received millions in secret cash
    Aug19

    New document shows Manafort received millions in secret cash

    A Ukrainian lawmaker is revealing new details about millions of dollars in cash possibly set aside for Donald Trump’s campaign chairman by a pro-Russian political party he consulted for. Investigators are looking for the person who signed for the money. Paul Manafort says he never received any secret payments. Charlie D’Agata reports...

    MH17 criminal probe out next month, say Dutch prosecutors
    Aug19

    MH17 criminal probe out next month, say Dutch prosecutors

    THE HAGUE – Initial results from a criminal probe into the downing of a Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over war-torn Ukraine two years ago will be revealed next month, Dutch prosecutors said Friday. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Trump advisers waged covert influence campaign
    Aug19

    Trump advisers waged covert influence campaign

    WASHINGTON — A firm run by Donald Trump’s campaign chairman directly orchestrated a covert Washington lobbying operation on behalf of Ukraine’s then-ruling political party, attempting to sway American public opinion in favour of the country’s pro-Russian government, emails obtained by The Associated Press show. Paul Manafort and...

    SitRep: Russia Massing Forces Near Ukraine as Putin Lands in Crimea
    Aug19

    SitRep: Russia Massing Forces Near Ukraine as Putin Lands in Crimea

    Washington’s New Deal with Israel; Ceasefire Proposed in Aleppo; NSA Hack Problems; And Lots More …read more Source: Foreign...

    Ukraine details alleged payments to Trump aide from pro-Russians
    Aug19

    Ukraine details alleged payments to Trump aide from pro-Russians

    Ukrainian authorities have released details of payments worth million of dollars that US presidential campaign hopeful Donald Trump’s campaign chief allegedly received from Kiev’s former Russian-backed leaders. …read more Source: The Sunday...

    Gas lines hit by military shells in eastern Ukraine
    Aug19

    Gas lines hit by military shells in eastern Ukraine

    Daniel J. GraeberKIEV, Ukraine, Aug. 19 (UPI) — Russian media Friday reported three natural gas pipelines in the self-proclaimed eastern Ukrainian republic of Donetsk were damaged by artillery fire. …read more Source: United Press...

    Putin ‘arrives in Crimea’ after Ukraine incursion claims (AFP)
    Aug19

    Putin ‘arrives in Crimea’ after Ukraine incursion claims (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday arrived in annexed Crimea, Russian news agencies reported, days after he accused Kiev of attempting an armed incursion into the peninsula. …read more Source: The West...