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    Yes, Clinton Is a Hawk, and It’s Silly to Deny It
    Aug17

    Yes, Clinton Is a Hawk, and It’s Silly to Deny It

    Matt Yglesias’ post on Clinton and foreign policy doesn’t make much sense: But despite the fears of her left-wing critics, Clinton is no neocon. Nor is there really much evidence to back up a broad-brush notion that Clinton is especially “hawkish” in a generic sense. Clinton’s record overwhelmingly reflects continuity, for...

    The Unhappy Campaign Of Paul Manafort
    Aug17

    The Unhappy Campaign Of Paul Manafort

    WASHINGTON ― This spring, as he was becoming chairman of Donald Trump’s campaign, Paul Manafort told friends that the candidate knew all about his work for foreign leaders and thought the criticism he received for it was a “badge of honor.” That was May. Now, in the heat of August ― after a series of investigative reports on...

    Outgoing U.S. Envoy: Ukraine ‘Can Survive Anything’ But Needs To Tackle Corruption
    Aug17

    Outgoing U.S. Envoy: Ukraine ‘Can Survive Anything’ But Needs To Tackle Corruption

    U.S. Ambassador Geoffrey Pyatt said that after making it through the tumultuous and violent year of 2014, “Ukraine can survive anything.” In an interview with RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service TV program, Our Freedom, Pyatt reflected on his three years of duty in Kyiv. He said that he regretted more had not been done to eliminate...

    BRUSSELS BLOW: EU’s visa-free travel deal with Ukraine near collapse over corruption fears
    Aug17

    BRUSSELS BLOW: EU’s visa-free travel deal with Ukraine near collapse over corruption fears

    UKRAINE’S bid to gain visa-free travel across the European Union for the nation’s citizens was fading fast today amid a row over the ability to prosecute corrupt officials. …read more Source:...

    Kiev protesters accuse prosecutors of abetting corruption
    Aug17

    Kiev protesters accuse prosecutors of abetting corruption

    About 100 protesters in Kiev accuse prosecutors of abetting official corruption. …read more Source:...

    Congo fear increases as sacrificial animals being brought to Lahore
    Aug17

    Congo fear increases as sacrificial animals being brought to Lahore

    The fear of Congo fever has increased in the city as sacrificial animals are being brought to Lahore from other parts of the province for Eidul Azha. According to an estimate, as many as 0.3 million sacrificial animals are slaughtered every year in the metropolis on the occasion of Eidul Azha and most of them are brought from southern Punjab,...

    Ukraine’s former PM makes sanctions plea
    Aug17

    Ukraine’s former PM makes sanctions plea

    Arseny Yatseniuk asks Nato to provide ‘defensive weapons’ to Kiev …read more Source: Financial...

    Trump campaign chairman helped pro-Russians in Ukraine move money to U.S. firms: AP
    Aug17

    Trump campaign chairman helped pro-Russians in Ukraine move money to U.S. firms: AP

    The AP report comes less than three months before the Nov. 8 election Trump shakes up campaign, names combative news executive in senior role ReutersTrump promises to work with NATO to defeat Islamic StateTrump’s top aide denies secret payments from UkraineTrump should change tack or drop out: Wall Street Journal …read more Source:...

    Russian special forces kill four militants in St Petersburg
    Aug17

    Russian special forces kill four militants in St Petersburg

    The militants were on a wanted list of suspected members of a militant group in Russia’s volatile North Caucasus regionUkraine, after war, becomes a trove for black market arms tradeSuicide attack targets police station in south Russia …read more Source: Thanh Nien...

    Trump campaign chief worked for Marcos
    Aug17

    Trump campaign chief worked for Marcos

    PAUL Manafort, Jr., the campaign manager of US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, is under fire after being named this week in a Ukrainian corruption investigation. Growing scrutiny into the background of the 67-year-old lobbyist however has also unearthed past dealings with dictators, including the late former President Ferdinand...