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    A war on ice: Ukraine, four years after Maidan
    Dec07

    A war on ice: Ukraine, four years after Maidan

    The Ukraine Crisis marks its four year anniversary this month. The crisis began on the Maidan Square in late November 2013 and escalated throughout December following the decision of Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych not to sign the Association Agreement with the EU and to instead move towards a closer economic partnership with Russia. The...

    Tillerson takes tough line on Russia, open to peacekeepers
    Dec07

    Tillerson takes tough line on Russia, open to peacekeepers

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Wednesday there could be no normal relations with Russia until Moscow ended its support for separatists in Ukraine and returned Crimea, in comments likely to reassure Western allies. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine Declares Georgia’s ex-President Saakashvili wanted
    Dec07

    Ukraine Declares Georgia’s ex-President Saakashvili wanted

    Ukraine s Chief Prosecutor s Office has declared Georgia s former President Mikheil Saakashvili wanted for three alleged crimes while Saakashvili is stationed in front of Rada with his Ukrainian supporters demanding the change of Petro Poroshenko s government …read more Source:...

    A war on ice: Ukraine, four years after Maidan
    Dec07

    A war on ice: Ukraine, four years after Maidan

    The Ukraine Crisis marks its four year anniversary this month. The crisis began on the Maidan Square in late November 2013 and escalated throughout December following the decision of Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych not to sign the Association Agreement with the EU and to instead move towards a closer economic partnership with Russia. The...

    Georgian journalists not allowed to enter Ukraine
    Dec06

    Georgian journalists not allowed to enter Ukraine

    Vakho Sanaia the journalist of TV Pirveli and Tamar Nutsubidze the journalist of Rustavi 2 said they were flying to Ukraine to cover the developments around Georgia s former President Mikheil Saakashvili …read more Source:...

    A Ukrainian political pundit says Paul Manafort did not ‘ghostwrite’ his pro-Manafort opinion piece
    Dec06

    A Ukrainian political pundit says Paul Manafort did not ‘ghostwrite’ his pro-Manafort opinion piece

    A Ukrainian political pundit and former government official said Tuesday that Paul Manafort, the former chairman of Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, did not ghostwrite an opinion piece he drafted to submit to a Kiev newspaper, as prosecutors working for Special Counsel Robert Mueller have alleged. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Mikheil Saakashvili freed by supporters in Ukraine
    Dec06

    Mikheil Saakashvili freed by supporters in Ukraine

    Kiev has put former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili on its wanted list following a failed attempt to arrest him. …read more Source:...

    Deutsche Bank subpoenaed in Trump probe
    Dec06

    Deutsche Bank subpoenaed in Trump probe

    US prosecutors probing Russia’s election meddling have subpoenaed financial records from Donald Trump’s long-time financiers Deutsche Bank, two sources said Tuesday, but the White House denied the president was targeted directly. A source close to the matter told AFP that Germany’s biggest bank had received a subpoena from...

    Supporters free former Georgian president from Ukraine police van after rooftop arrest
    Dec06

    Supporters free former Georgian president from Ukraine police van after rooftop arrest

    Hundreds of protesters in Ukraine clash with police and demand their President’s resignation after a botched attempt to arrest former Georgian president and now Ukrainian Opposition Leader Mikheil Saakashvili. …read more Source: ABC...

    Supporters free ex-Georgian leader from Ukrainian police
    Dec06

    Supporters free ex-Georgian leader from Ukrainian police

    KIEV: Ukrainian supporters of former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili freed him from a police van on Tuesday after his detention on suspicion of assisting a criminal organisation sparked clashes with police in central Kiev. Once freed, Saakashvili raised a hand in a V-for-victory sign — a handcuff still dangling from his wrist as he stood...