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    May ‘aware’ of reports of Russian spy in No 10

    Theresa May has said she is “aware” of claims that a Russian spy who visited Downing Street has been arrested in Ukraine. …read more Source: Sky...

    May ‘aware’ of reports of Russian spy in No 10

    Theresa May has said she is “aware” of claims that a Russian spy who visited Downing Street has been arrested in Ukraine. …read more Source: Sky...

    What I Learned From a Wartime Christmas Eve
    Dec22

    What I Learned From a Wartime Christmas Eve

    KYIV, Ukraine—The first time I ever saw a war, it was on Christmas Eve in 2009. At the time, I was a green Air Force special operations pilot on my first deployment to Afghanistan. I had already been in country for a few weeks, flying mostly day missions. Easy stuff, like surveillance and reconnaissance sorties, which typically meant orbiting ad...

    Ukraine accuses government interpreter of spying for Russia

    A senior government interpreter is arrested in Kiev amid claims he passed information on. …read more Source:...

    The Dangerous Incoherence of Trump’s Russia Policy
    Dec22

    The Dangerous Incoherence of Trump’s Russia Policy

    In 2014, the Republican Congress passed the loftily named Ukrainian Freedom Support Act, which permitted the sale of lethal weapons to Ukraine. President Barack Obama signed the bill into law, but as The Washington Post reported, he “never authorized large commercial or government sales, a move widely seen as a de facto decision not to provide...

    Ukrainian interpreter who attended Trudeau meeting arrested on suspicion of being Russian spy
    Dec22

    Ukrainian interpreter who attended Trudeau meeting arrested on suspicion of being Russian spy

    Stanislav Yezhov was part of a Ukrainian government delegation that accompanied Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman during a visit to Ottawa, Toronto and Montreal in October …read more Source: The Globe and...

    US Approves Sale by US Manufacturers of Lethal Weapons to Ukraine
    Dec22

    US Approves Sale by US Manufacturers of Lethal Weapons to Ukraine

    The United States has approved the sale by U.S. manufacturers of lethal defensive weapons to Ukraine. State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert confirmed this week that Congress was notified of the matter on December 13. The legal framework for U.S. manufacturers to sell arms to Ukraine has existed since the Obama administration, Nauert said....

    Ukraine finmin calls for chief prosecutor to resign over PrivatBank
    Dec22

    Ukraine finmin calls for chief prosecutor to resign over PrivatBank

    …read more Source: Financial...

    Ukraine’s Anti-Corruption Agency Alleges Fraud in Arms Industry
    Dec22

    Ukraine’s Anti-Corruption Agency Alleges Fraud in Arms Industry

    The country’s war on graft is far from over. …read more Source: Foreign...

    There are now 1 million cholera cases in Yemen
    Dec22

    There are now 1 million cholera cases in Yemen

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