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    Trial shows risks of nerve agent ‘smuggling’, say experts
    Mar15

    Trial shows risks of nerve agent ‘smuggling’, say experts

    Moscow/Amsterdam – The British government says Russia is to blame for poisoning former spy Sergei Skripal with a nerve agent, and most chemical weapons specialists agree. But they say an alternative explanation cannot be ruled out: that the nerve agent got into the hands of people not acting for the Russian state. The Soviet Union’s...

    Manafort Asks Court To Dismiss Case, Says It Doesn’t Involve Russia Or Trump Campaign
    Mar15

    Manafort Asks Court To Dismiss Case, Says It Doesn’t Involve Russia Or Trump Campaign

    U.S. President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman asked a judge on March 14 to dismiss criminal charges he faces related to his foreign lobbying work on behalf of Ukraine’s former pro-Russia president. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine athlete: National Gymnastics Arena in Baku is magnificent
    Mar15

    Ukraine athlete: National Gymnastics Arena in Baku is magnificent

    The National Gymnastics Arena in Baku is magnificent, Ukrainian gymnast Andrey Senichkin told Trend March 14. …read more Source:...

    Russian Embassy in US Slams State Department Over Meddling in Domestic Affairs
    Mar15

    Russian Embassy in US Slams State Department Over Meddling in Domestic Affairs

    Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert accused Russia on Wednesday of a “coercion and violence” campaign in Crimea, following President Vladimir Putin’s visit to the region, which voted by landslide to secede from Ukraine in 2014. “We regard the claims that our country has undermined the international order, following President Vladimir...

    Britain expels 23 Russian diplomats over nerve attack on ex-spy
    Mar15

    Britain expels 23 Russian diplomats over nerve attack on ex-spy

    Biggest expulsion of diplomats for more than 30 years Vows to freeze Russian assets that pose a threat US believes Russia responsible: US envoy to UN Moscow denies involvement, warns of retaliation Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May addresses the House of Commons on her government’s reaction to the poisoning of former Russian...

    Iran takes part in South West Route meeting in Warsaw
    Mar15

    Iran takes part in South West Route meeting in Warsaw

    The meeting of the coordination committee for development of South West Route was held in Warsaw with participation of representatives of the railway companies of Iran, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Ukraine and Poland. …read more Source: Iran...

    A Ukrainian 54-Year-Old Found Dead in Bathtub of Ajman Hotel Room
    Mar15

    A Ukrainian 54-Year-Old Found Dead in Bathtub of Ajman Hotel Room

    Ajman Municipality will carry out necessary procedure for the body’s repatriation to his country and bear all costs. A 54-year-old Ukrainian environmental expert – who had arrived in the country to participate in a climate meet – was found dead in the bathtub of his hotel room on the second day of the conference, which concluded...

    Fugitive banker Ablyazov’s movement banned in Kazakhstan
    Mar15

    Fugitive banker Ablyazov’s movement banned in Kazakhstan

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA ­– The Kazakhstan Prosecutor General’s Office announced March 13 that Astana’s Yessil District Court has determined the so called “Democratic Choice of Kazakhstan” (DCK) unregistered movement as extremist and, hence, its activity illegal. The...

    Ex-Trump campaign chairman asks judge to dismiss charges
    Mar15

    Ex-Trump campaign chairman asks judge to dismiss charges

    President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman asked a federal judge Wednesday to dismiss some of the criminal charges he faces related to his foreign lobbying work on behalf of Ukrainian … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    US backs UK over nerve gas attack, agrees that Russians responsible
    Mar15

    US backs UK over nerve gas attack, agrees that Russians responsible

    The White House today threw its weight behind the UK in the case of a nerve agent attack on a former spy and his daughter, saying it shares the British assessment that Russia is responsible for the attack. It also said that the UK’s decision to expel 23 Russian diplomats in retaliation for the alleged attack was a “just...