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    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...

    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...

    Trump aide’s name surfaces in Ukraine corruption probe
    Aug19

    Trump aide’s name surfaces in Ukraine corruption probe

    Corruption investigators in Ukraine say an illegal, off-the-books payment network earmarked USD 12.7 million in cash payments in 2007-2012 for Paul Manafort, now Trump’s campaign chairman. Video provided by AFP …read more Source: USA...

    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...

    Ukrainian Investigators Release Documents Mentioning Trump Campaign Chairman
    Aug19

    Ukrainian Investigators Release Documents Mentioning Trump Campaign Chairman

    Manafort’s name appears in records linked to Ukraine corruption investigation. …read more Source: ABC...