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    Donald Trump campaign chair tied to pro-Russia party in Ukraine
    Aug17

    Donald Trump campaign chair tied to pro-Russia party in Ukraine

    Paul Manafort’s work on behalf of parties aligned with Vladimir Putin’s Kremlin have been cast in a new light. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Detains Uzbek Accused Of Fighting With Separatists
    Aug17

    Ukraine Detains Uzbek Accused Of Fighting With Separatists

    Authorities in Ukraine say they have detained an Uzbek citizen believed to have been fighting alongside Russia-backed separatists in Ukraine’s eastern region of Donetsk. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Bulgaria Issues Travel Warning for Ukraine
    Aug17

    Bulgaria Issues Travel Warning for Ukraine

    The foreign ministry in Sofia has advised Bulgarian citizens travelling to Ukraine to avoid sites of public gatherings in view of “heightened public tensions” and protests in major Ukrainian cities. The ministry on Wednesday recommended to Bulgarian citizens visiting Ukraine to carry always their passports with them and by no means leave...

    Trump shakes up campaign; names CEO, campaign manager
    Aug17

    Trump shakes up campaign; names CEO, campaign manager

    By Caren Bohan U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump moved to overhaul his troubled campaign on Wednesday, hiring the head of conservative website Breitbart News as chief executive officer and promoting a seasoned political operative to a senior role. Stephen Bannon, the combative executive chairman of Breitbart, was named CEO, the...

    AP Sources: Manafort Tied To Undisclosed Foreign Lobbying
    Aug17

    AP Sources: Manafort Tied To Undisclosed Foreign Lobbying

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump’s campaign chairman helped a pro-Russian governing party in Ukraine secretly route at least $2.2 million in payments to two prominent Washington lobbying firms in 2012, and did so in a way that effectively obscured the foreign political party’s efforts to influence U.S. policy. Read More → …read...

    The Power Vertical: The Putin Doctrine (Transcript)
    Aug17

    The Power Vertical: The Putin Doctrine (Transcript)

    Eight years ago, Georgia’s government apparently started a war with Russia — even though Georgian troops never left Georgian territory. Two and a half years ago, the Ukrainian people apparently star …read more Source: Big News...

    Trump shakes up senior campaign staff: reports
    Aug17

    Trump shakes up senior campaign staff: reports

    Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a rally on August 16, 2016 in West Bend, Wisconsin © GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA/AFP / Darren HauckWashington, United States, Aug 17 – Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has again shaken up his senior campaign staff, appointing a conservative website executive and a pollster to...

    Trump campaign shakes up leadership in latest sign of tumult
    Aug17

    Trump campaign shakes up leadership in latest sign of tumult

    TETERBORO, N.J. — Republican Donald Trump announced a shakeup of his campaign leadership Wednesday, the latest sign of tumult in his bid for the White House as his poll numbers slip and only 82 days remain before the election. The billionaire real estate mogul named Stephen Bannon of the conservative Breitbart News website as chief executive...

    Why no one is resolving the stalemate in Ukraine
    Aug17

    Why no one is resolving the stalemate in Ukraine

    The Ukrainian crisis is at a stalemate, trapped somewhere between sporadic fighting and diplomatic cheap shots, despite a reduction of the military …read more Source:...

    Manafort tied to undisclosed foreign lobbying: AP
    Aug17

    Manafort tied to undisclosed foreign lobbying: AP

    WASHINGTON — Donald Trump‘s campaign chairman helped a pro-Russian governing party in Ukraine secretly route at least $2.2 million in payments to two prominent Washington lobbying firms in 2012, and did so in a way that effectively obscured the foreign political party’s efforts to influence U.S. policy. The revelation, provided to The...