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    Trump v Mueller Who Gets Who First?
    Apr13

    Trump v Mueller Who Gets Who First?

    The recent raid by the Robert Mueller’s witch hunters on President Trump’s lawyer’s offices shows that we are nearing Act III. The ever expanding search for a crime is reportedly now looking into a campaign donation that was made by a pro-Russian Ukrainian oligarch to the Trump Foundation in September 2015. The donation was...

    The Most Revealing Moment in Mike Pompeo’s Confirmation Hearing
    Apr13

    The Most Revealing Moment in Mike Pompeo’s Confirmation Hearing

    Donald Trump’s presidency has been shaped by two Russia storylines. One concerns investigations into Russia’s interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election and possible ties to the Trump campaign. The other involves a deepening rift between Russia and the United States over issues beyond Russian meddling in democratic processes:...

    Ukraine Rejects Russian Gas Offer
    Apr13

    Ukraine Rejects Russian Gas Offer

    Ukraine this week dismissed as unacceptable a natural gas transit proposal by Russian energy giant Gazprom. Kyiv’s move will further complicate efforts by Western European governments to persuade their Central European counterparts to withdraw objections to Nord Stream 2, a Kremlin-favored pipeline being built under the Baltic Sea to...

    Ukrainian Oligarch Defends $150,000 Payment To Trump Foundation
    Apr13

    Ukrainian Oligarch Defends $150,000 Payment To Trump Foundation

    FILE COPY Ukrainian businessman Victor Pinchuk poses after receiving the Chevalier des Arts et Lettres medal from the French Culture Minister in Paris. Jacques DEMARTHON / AFP Ukrainian oligarch Victor Pinchuk’s foundation on Thursday defended a $150,000 (120,000 euros) payment to Donald Trump’s foundation that is being investigated...

    Trump To Take Decision On Syria ‘Soon’
    Apr12

    Trump To Take Decision On Syria ‘Soon’

    FILE COPY United States’ President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with senior military leaders at the White House in Washington, DC. Photo Credit: NICHOLAS KAMM / AFP President Donald Trump huddled with top national security advisors Thursday to weigh his military options in Syria, as Moscow warned against any move that risks...

    Putin Seen Unlikely to Let US Strike in Syria Go Unanswered
    Apr12

    Putin Seen Unlikely to Let US Strike in Syria Go Unanswered

    Faced with the threat of a U.S. strike on Syria, Russian President Vladimir Putin has a dilemma: Allow U.S. missiles to hit Moscow’s ally without a response or risk a military clash with the United States. If driven into a corner by a U.S. attack, Putin is seen as unlikely to sit back. Inaction would threaten his hard-won gains in Syria,...

    Chemical arms watchdog confirms UK findings on Russian-made nerve agent
    Apr12

    Chemical arms watchdog confirms UK findings on Russian-made nerve agent

    HAGUE: The world’s chemical arms watchdog on Thursday said it had confirmed Britain’s findings that a nerve agent used in an attack on a former spy and his daughter in England last month originally came from Russia. Samples tested by the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) “confirm the findings of the United...

    Pompeo Confirms U.S. Forces Killed Russian Mercenaries
    Apr12

    Pompeo Confirms U.S. Forces Killed Russian Mercenaries

    CIA Director and Secretary of State nominee Mike Pompeo confirmed on Thursday that United States forces killed a couple hundred Russians in Syria back in February. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D., N.H.), during Pompeo’s confirmation hearing to be the next secretary of state, questioned the adequacy of the Trump administration’s actions in...

    OPCW confirms UK findings on nerve agent
    Apr12

    OPCW confirms UK findings on nerve agent

    File photo shows personel take photographs as they swab railings near a bench covered in a protective tent at The Maltings shopping centre in Salisbury, southern England. — AFP photo LONDON, United Kingdom: The world’s chemical arms watchdog yesterday said it had confirmed Britain’s findings that a nerve agent used in an attack on a...

    World ORT teaches kids robotics alongside Hebrew in Kiev school
    Apr12

    World ORT teaches kids robotics alongside Hebrew in Kiev school

    The school collaborates with the Israeli Education Ministry and the Ukrainian government “to bring everyone together.” …read more Source: The Jerusalem...