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    Ukraine Investigators Fear Corruption Cases Could Get Buried
    Nov17

    Ukraine Investigators Fear Corruption Cases Could Get Buried

    Ukrainian investigators fear corruption probes could get buried because the national anti-corruption bureau will soon be flooded by thousands of old cases and recently passed legislation could further hobble their work. Their comments spotlight Kyiv’s patchy record on fighting corruption, which has delayed billions in aid from international...

    Putin speaks  with Ukraine’s  separatist leaders
    Nov16

    Putin speaks with Ukraine’s separatist leaders

    Moscow: Russian President Vladimir Putin has spoken to eastern Ukraine’s rebel leaders to discuss a prisoner swap, his first publicly acknowledged direct contact with the two pro-Russian separatist republics. The Kremlin said late Wednesday that Putin spoke by telephone with Alexander Zakharchenko, leader of the self-proclaimed Donetsk...

    Senior U.S. Diplomat Warns Of Russia’s ‘Clear, Real’ Threat To The West
    Nov16

    Senior U.S. Diplomat Warns Of Russia’s ‘Clear, Real’ Threat To The West

    A senior U.S. State Department official says Russia’s actions over the past decade have shown that Moscow’s willingness to violate the sovereignty and territorial integrity of other nations is “real” and not “simply rhetorical.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    A new party for Cyprus’s Russian exiles and expats

    HUNDREDS of Western-trained Cypriot lawyers and accountants earn a living by handling the affairs of Russian and Ukrainian offshore companies. The relationship has flourished since the island became a base for proto-capitalists from the former Soviet Union in the 1990s, thanks to a communist-era treaty on removing double taxation. A relaxed...

    Zoltán Kovács, stop mischaracterizing statements by Lamberto Zannier!
    Nov16

    Zoltán Kovács, stop mischaracterizing statements by Lamberto Zannier!

    Benjamin NovakZoltán Kovács, stop mischaracterizing statements by Lamberto Zannier! Government spokesman Zoltán Kovács (L) and Minister overseeing the Prime Minister’s Office János Lázár | MTI: Lajos SoósOn Thursday, Acting Deputy Chief of the US Mission to the OSCE Michele Siders blasted Hungary for knowingly misrepresenting comments by...

    Britain Accuses Russia of Brexit Vote Meddling as New Evidence Emerges
    Nov16

    Britain Accuses Russia of Brexit Vote Meddling as New Evidence Emerges

    After widespread allegations of Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. Presidential election, the first evidence is emerging of possible attempts by Moscow to influence Britain’s referendum on leaving the European Union. Researchers have identified thousands of social media accounts that promoted anti-EU messages or sought to whip up...

    EU Commissioner Confident Of Reduction Of Roaming Charges For Eastern Partners
    Nov16

    EU Commissioner Confident Of Reduction Of Roaming Charges For Eastern Partners

    Johannes Hahn, the EU’s European neighborhood policy and enlargement negotiations commissioner, says he is working on lowering the roaming tariffs between the EU and Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine, and is aiming for their eventual abolition. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Govts increase efforts to manipulate information on social media, report says
    Nov16

    Govts increase efforts to manipulate information on social media, report says

    Online manipulation and propaganda played an important role in elections, not only in the US but in 17 other countries around the globe in the year ending May 31, according to the latest Freedom of the Net report from Freedom House — a nonprofit organisation that promotes democracy and civil liberties. Governments around the world have...

    News24.com | Putin speaks to Ukraine’s separatist leaders
    Nov16

    News24.com | Putin speaks to Ukraine’s separatist leaders

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has spoken to eastern Ukraine’s rebel leaders to discuss a prisoner swap, a report says. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine investigators fear corruption cases could get buried
    Nov16

    Ukraine investigators fear corruption cases could get buried

    1 hour 39 sec agoKIEV – Ukrainian investigators fear corruption probes could get buried because the na …read more Source:...