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    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...

    Israel Calls On Poland To Study Holocaust History
    Apr12

    Israel Calls On Poland To Study Holocaust History

    FILE PHOTO: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the weekly cabinet meeting at his Jerusalem office. PHOTO: ABIR SULTAN / POOL / AFP Israel’s president on Thursday said there was a “deep disagreement” between his country and Poland over the Holocaust and called on Warsaw to study its history — an allusion to the responsibility...

    Yerevan to host kung fu European championship
    Apr12

    Yerevan to host kung fu European championship

    The UN Goodwill Ambassador, Shaolin Martial Art Fu Biao is in Armenia. The objective of the visit is to attend the European open-air championship of kung fu which will be held on April 13-15 in Mika stadium. According to Sargis Harutyunyan, Chairman of the Armenian kung fu Federation, athletes from Russia, Ukraine, Italy, France, Georgia, Iran,...

    Ukraine to officially quit CIS – Poroshenko
    Apr12

    Ukraine to officially quit CIS – Poroshenko

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    Ilham Aliyev, Petro Poroshenko hold phone talk
    Apr12

    Ilham Aliyev, Petro Poroshenko hold phone talk

    President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko phoned Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev, the press service of the Azerbaijani president said in a statement. …read more Source:...