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    U.S. Cites ‘Concerns’ Ukraine May Be Backtracking On Fight Against Corruption
    Dec05

    U.S. Cites ‘Concerns’ Ukraine May Be Backtracking On Fight Against Corruption

    The U.S. State Department is raising “concerns” about signs that Ukraine may be backtracking on its commitment to fight corruption, jeopardizing support for Kyiv in the West. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    U.S. Cites ‘Concerns’ Ukraine May Be Backtracking On Fight Against Corruption
    Dec05

    U.S. Cites ‘Concerns’ Ukraine May Be Backtracking On Fight Against Corruption

    The U.S. State Department is raising “concerns” about signs that Ukraine may be backtracking on its commitment to fight corruption, jeopardizing support for Kyiv in the West. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Case against Paul Manafort takes a bizarre turn, and it involves the Russians
    Dec05

    Case against Paul Manafort takes a bizarre turn, and it involves the Russians

    In a bizarre turn in the continuing saga of former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort, it appears that he broke his bail terms by trying to ghost-write an editorial with a Russia-connected confidante. He did what? According to a filing by Special Counsel Bob Mueller Monday, Manafort was in the process of writing an opinion-editorial “to...

    Manafort wrote op-ed with Russian colleague in attempt to polish image, prosecutors say
    Dec05

    Manafort wrote op-ed with Russian colleague in attempt to polish image, prosecutors say

    Prosecutors say Manafort, Trump’s former campaign chairman, and the colleague sought to publish the op-ed to influence public opinion about his political consulting in Ukraine, work at the heart of the criminal case against him. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Tillerson to Affirm ‘Ironclad’ US Commitment to NATO During Trip to Europe
    Dec05

    Tillerson to Affirm ‘Ironclad’ US Commitment to NATO During Trip to Europe

    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says he plans to affirm an “ironclad” U.S. commitment to NATO during a visit to Belgium, Austria and France this week. Dogged by reports by several media outlets that the White House is considering replacing him with CIA Chief Mike Pompeo, Tillerson called those reports “laughable.” President Donald...

    Tillerson to Affirm ‘Ironclad’ US Commitment to NATO During Trip to Europe
    Dec05

    Tillerson to Affirm ‘Ironclad’ US Commitment to NATO During Trip to Europe

    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says he plans to affirm an “ironclad” U.S. commitment to NATO during a visit to Belgium, Austria and France this week. Dogged by reports by several media outlets that the White House is considering replacing him with CIA Chief Mike Pompeo, Tillerson called those reports “laughable.” President Donald...

    Manafort tried to pen positive opinion piece on work for Ukraine, says US special counsel
    Dec05

    Manafort tried to pen positive opinion piece on work for Ukraine, says US special counsel

    December 05, 2017 8:00 AMWASHINGTON (REUTERS) – The special counsel investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 US presidential election on Monday (Dec 4) accused President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager, Mr Paul Manafort, of working with a Russian colleague to draft an opinion piece about his political work for Ukraine....

    Prosecutors: Manafort Wrote Op-Ed With Colleague ‘Assessed To Have Ties’ In Russia
    Dec05

    Prosecutors: Manafort Wrote Op-Ed With Colleague ‘Assessed To Have Ties’ In Russia

    WASHINGTON (AP) — While facing several felony charges, Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort has been working on an op-ed essay with a longtime colleague “assessed to have ties” to a Russian intelligence service, according to court papers filed Monday by prosecutors working for special counsel Robert Mueller.In the court...

    Kazakhstan Temir Zholy: more comfort, better safety, bigger opportunities in light of Silk Road’s reincarnation
    Dec05

    Kazakhstan Temir Zholy: more comfort, better safety, bigger opportunities in light of Silk Road’s reincarnation

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. ASTANA – In an exclusive interview with The Astana Times, Kazakhstan Temir Zholy (KTZ) President Kanat Alpysbayev spoke about the national logistics operator’s priorities, its development under the Digital Kazakhstan programme and the ways to make...

    Manafort worked on op-ed with colleague in Russia while under house arrest: prosecutors
    Dec05

    Manafort worked on op-ed with colleague in Russia while under house arrest: prosecutors

    In a court filing, prosecutors say Manafort and the colleague sought to publish the op-ed under someone else’s name and intended it to influence public opinion about his work in Ukraine …read more Source: The Globe and...