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    Polish foreign minister to discuss Ukraine with EU counterparts
    Aug19

    Polish foreign minister to discuss Ukraine with EU counterparts

    Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski will hold a series of consultations with his French, German, British and Turkish counterparts, amongst others, at the end of August. …read more Source: Polskie Radio dla...

    Poroshenko warns of ‘martial law’ if Ukraine conflict escalates
    Aug19

    Poroshenko warns of ‘martial law’ if Ukraine conflict escalates

    President Poroshenko of Ukraine has warned he may bring in martial law because of increased tension in the east with pro-Russian separatists. …read more Source:...

    Trump advisers waged covert campaign on behalf of pro-Russian Ukraine leader
    Aug19

    Trump advisers waged covert campaign on behalf of pro-Russian Ukraine leader

    A firm run by Donald Trump’s campaign chairman directly orchestrated a covert lobbying operation on behalf of Ukraine’s pro-Russian government. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    Trump advisers waged covert influence campaign
    Aug19

    Trump advisers waged covert influence campaign

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

    Trump advisers waged covert influence campaign
    Aug19

    Trump advisers waged covert influence campaign

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

    Ukrainian president says ready to declare martial law if crisis deepens
    Aug19

    Ukrainian president says ready to declare martial law if crisis deepens

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Thursday he stands ready to impose martial law in the country if the crisis in the eastern regions and near the separation line with Crimea deepens. …read more Source: China...

    Trump Advisers Waged Covert Influence Campaign
    Aug19

    Trump Advisers Waged Covert Influence Campaign

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

    Manafort’s man in Kiev
    Aug19

    Manafort’s man in Kiev

    In an effort to collect previously undisclosed millions of dollars he’s owed by an oligarch-backed Ukrainian political party, Donald Trump’s campaign chairman Paul Manafort has been relying on a trusted protégé whose links to Russia and its Ukrainian allies have prompted concerns among Manafort associates, according to people who...

    Does Russia Want War With Ukraine? Not Really—Or Not Yet
    Aug19

    Does Russia Want War With Ukraine? Not Really—Or Not Yet

    Simon Saradzhyan Security, Ukraine, Russia Nothing short of occupying Kiev would achieve Russia’s goals in Ukraine—and that won’t happen. The recent escalation of hostilities in eastern Ukraine’s Donbass region and increased military-political tensions around Crimea bring to mind the refrain of a popular song from the times when...

    Trump advisers Manafort, Gates lobbied covertly on behalf of pro-Russia Ukraine party
    Aug19

    Trump advisers Manafort, Gates lobbied covertly on behalf of pro-Russia Ukraine party

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