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    Ukrainians saw Paul Manafort’s political impact up close – and it wasn’t pretty | Serhiy Leshchenko
    Aug19

    Ukrainians saw Paul Manafort’s political impact up close – and it wasn’t pretty | Serhiy Leshchenko

    Donald Trump’s campaign chairman spent nearly a decade in Ukraine. His time here has raised many questions, not least in an ongoing corruption probePaul Manafort, Donald Trump’s campaign chairman, has only recently become familiar to Americans. But in Ukraine, Manafort has played a decisive role in politics for nearly a decade – one...

    Merkel sees no reason to lift EU sanctions against Russia
    Aug19

    Merkel sees no reason to lift EU sanctions against Russia

    PanARMENIAN.Net – There is no reason to lift the European Union’s sanctions against Russia as Moscow has not fulfilled all of its commitments under the Minsk peace plan, German Chancellor Angela Merke …read more Source: Big News...

    The Morning Vertical, August 19, 2016
    Aug19

    The Morning Vertical, August 19, 2016

    Your daily Roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia ‘conducting drill in Crimea’ amid tensions with Kiev
    Aug19

    Russia ‘conducting drill in Crimea’ amid tensions with Kiev

    Russian military forces are engaged in naval and logistic exercises in the Black Sea peninsula of Crimea, the Russian Defense Ministry says. …read more Source:...

    Merkel sees no end to EU sanctions against Russia
    Aug19

    Merkel sees no end to EU sanctions against Russia

    There is no reason to lift the European Union’s sanctions against Russia as Moscow has not fulfilled all of its commitments under the Minsk peace plan, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said in an interview published on Friday. Merkel told the RedaktionsNetzwerks Deutschland (RND) that Russia had caused a major crisis by annexing the Black...

    The Daily Vertical: The Spirit Of 1991
    Aug19

    The Daily Vertical: The Spirit Of 1991

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Merkel sees no reason to lift EU sanctions against Russia
    Aug19

    Merkel sees no reason to lift EU sanctions against Russia

    “There is no reason to lift the sanctions as Moscow has not fulfilled all of its commitments under the Minsk peace plan,” she said. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine details payments allegedly earmarked for Trump aide
    Aug19

    Ukraine details payments allegedly earmarked for Trump aide

    Once-secret accounting documents of Ukraine’s pro-Kremlin party were released Friday, purporting to show payments of $12.7 million earmarked for Donald Trump’s campaign chairman …read more Source: The Daily...

    UK Labour leader refuses to say he’d defend NATO ally from Russia
    Aug19

    UK Labour leader refuses to say he’d defend NATO ally from Russia

    The leader of Britain’s opposition Labour Party has refused to say whether he would defend a NATO ally if one was invaded by Russia.Jeremy Corbyn was asked several times at a leadership debate in Birmingham, central England, on Thursday if he would support the military alliance’s key principle of “collective defense” where...

    Merkel sees no reason for EU to lift Russia bans over Ukraine
    Aug19

    Merkel sees no reason for EU to lift Russia bans over Ukraine

    The German chancellor says there is no reason for the EU to remove its sanctions on Russia over its alleged role in the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source:...