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    Report: Ukrainian Records Show $12M Designated for Trump Campaign Chief Manafort
    Aug15

    Report: Ukrainian Records Show $12M Designated for Trump Campaign Chief Manafort

    The Ukrainian government set aside millions of dollars in cash payments for Donald Trump’s campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, while he was a political consultant in the country, the New York Times reported late Sunday. Ukrainian anti-corruption investigators found in a secret ledger that former president Viktor Yanukovych’s pro-Russian...

    Trump Campaign Manager Dismisses Report Of Ukraine Payments As ‘Silly’
    Aug15

    Trump Campaign Manager Dismisses Report Of Ukraine Payments As ‘Silly’

    “The suggestion that I accepted cash payments is unfounded, silly, and nonsensical,” Manafort said after the New York Times reported $12.7 million listed in a political party’s “black ledger.” …read more Source:...

    Trump aide’s name surfaces in Ukraine corruption probe: NYT (AFP)
    Aug15

    Trump aide’s name surfaces in Ukraine corruption probe: NYT (AFP)

    Washington (AFP) – Corruption investigators in Ukraine say an illegal, off-the-books payment network earmarked $12.7 million in cash payments for Donald Trump’s presidential campaign chairman Paul Manafort, the New York Times reported Monday. …read more Source: The West...

    Germany calls for calm over Crimea
    Aug15

    Germany calls for calm over Crimea

    …read more Source: Taipei Times

    Clinton team hits report of Trump aide’s ties to Russia
    Aug15

    Clinton team hits report of Trump aide’s ties to Russia

    NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton’s campaign is questioning Donald Trump’s top political aide’s ties to a pro-Kremlin political party in the Ukraine… …read more Source:...

    Russia vows ‘exhaustive’ Ukraine measures
    Aug15

    Russia vows ‘exhaustive’ Ukraine measures

    Foreign minister responds to what he calls an attempted terrorist attack in annexed Crimean peninsula …read more Source: Financial...

    Donald Trump’s campaign chairman Paul Manafort’s name surfaces in Ukraine corruption probe
    Aug15

    Donald Trump’s campaign chairman Paul Manafort’s name surfaces in Ukraine corruption probe

    NYT said it was clear that shady things were happening in Ukraine at the time and Paul Manafort must have known this. (Source: Reuters) Corruption investigators in Ukraine say an il …read more Source: The Indian...

    Trump’s aide named in Ukraine cash probe
    Aug15

    Trump’s aide named in Ukraine cash probe

    CORRUPTION investigators in Ukraine said an illegal, off-the-books payment of $US12.7 million was earmarked for Donald Trump’s presidential campaign chairman Paul Manafort. …read more Source:...

    Secret ledger in Ukraine lists cash for Trump’s campaign manager
    Aug15

    Secret ledger in Ukraine lists cash for Trump’s campaign manager

    Handwritten ledgers show $12.7m in undisclosed cash payments designated for Manafort …read more Source: Gulf...

    In Ukraine, Attacks On Journalists Chill Media Landscape
    Aug15

    In Ukraine, Attacks On Journalists Chill Media Landscape

    Journalists who have challenged Ukraine’s authorities or reported from separatist-held areas are coming under attack. Extreme nationalists have unleashed a torrent of criticism that has inspired public contempt for journalists, while leaks have exposed their personal data. At the same time, journalists have received death threats, been...