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    Ukraine anti-graft activists protest 'gangster-style' state attacks
    Aug17

    Ukraine anti-graft activists protest 'gangster-style' state attacks

    KIEV (Reuters) – About 200 people protested outside Ukraine’s public prosecutor’s office on Wednesday over the “gangster-style” detention of two anti-corruption bureau (NABU) investigators which organisers said showed a lack of political will to eliminate graft. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine anti-graft activists protest ‘gangster-style’ state attacks
    Aug17

    Ukraine anti-graft activists protest ‘gangster-style’ state attacks

    About 200 people protested outside Ukraine’s public prosecutor’s office on Wednesday over the “gangster-style” detention of two anti-corruption bureau (NABU) investigators which organisers said showed a lack of political will to eliminate graft. …read more Source: Channel...

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

    Trump campaign chairman helped pro-Russians in Ukraine move money to US firms: AP

    U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, helped a Ukrainian political party with close ties to Russia secretly move at least US$2.2 million (1.69 million pounds) to two major Washington lobbying firms, the Associated Press reported on Wednesday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Trump shakes up campaign, names combative news executive in senior role
    Aug17

    Trump shakes up campaign, names combative news executive in senior role

    WASHINGTON: US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump overhauled his troubled campaign on Wednesday, hiring the combative head of a conservative news website as chief executive officer and promoting a seasoned political operative to a senior role. Stephen Bannon, executive chairman of Breitbart website, was named CEO, while Kellyanne...

    Trump campaign chairman helped pro-Russians in Ukraine move money to US firms – AP
    Aug17

    Trump campaign chairman helped pro-Russians in Ukraine move money to US firms – AP

    U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, helped a Ukrainian political party with close ties to Russia secretly move at least US$2.2 million to two major Washington lobbying firms, the Associated Press reported on Wednesday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Import of Wheat Decreased by 14.8%
    Aug17

    Import of Wheat Decreased by 14.8%

    Baku / 17.08.16 / Turan: In the first half of 2016 Azerbaijan purchased abroad 682.7 thousand tons of wheat (including seed wheat), which is 117.7 thousand tons or 14.8% less than in the same period of 2015. Turan was told in the State Statistics Committee. Food, fodder and seed wheat was delivered from Russia – 610.4 thousand tons,...

    Romanian analyst:  NATO’s only true domination over Russia in Europe is its ability to send air force and other troops to the regions
    Aug17

    Romanian analyst: NATO’s only true domination over Russia in Europe is its ability to send air force and other troops to the regions

    The only true domination of NATO over Russia in Europe is its ability to send air force and other troops to the regions and the capacity of its aircraft carriers in the Aegean Sea to reach any point in the Black Sea water zone. Dr. Iulian Chifu, President of the Center for Conflict Prevention & Early Warning, made such statement in an online...

    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

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, helped a Ukrainian political party with close ties to Russia secretly move at least $2.2 million (1.69 million pounds) to two major Washington lobbying firms, the Associated Press reported on Wednesday. …read more...

    Ukrainian protesters accuse prosecutors of abetting corruption
    Aug17

    Ukrainian protesters accuse prosecutors of abetting corruption

    KIEV: Ukrainian activists on Wednesday held a protest in central Kiev accusing the country’s powerful prosecutors of obstructing a newly formed national agency that has exposed massive official corruption. Some 100 protesters gathered outside the office of prosecutor-general Yuri Lutsenko holding posters saying: “Lutsenko, don’t stay...

    AP Sources: Trump campaign chairman tied to undisclosed foreign lobbying
    Aug17

    AP Sources: Trump campaign chairman tied to undisclosed foreign lobbying

    Donald Trump’s campaign chairman helped a pro-Russian governing party in Ukraine secretly route at least $2.2 million in payments to two prominent Washington lobbying firms in 2012, and did so in a way that effectively obscured the foreign political party’s efforts to influence U.S. policy. …read more Source: The Daily...