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    Year After Reporter Killed in Ukraine, No Progress in Probe
    Jul20

    Year After Reporter Killed in Ukraine, No Progress in Probe

    After renowned journalist Pavel Sheremet was killed in a car bombing in central Kyiv last year, Ukraine’s president promised all-out efforts to solve the case. But as of Thursday’s anniversary of his death, there has been no visible progress. Instead, say Ukrainian journalists, the case is mired in either incompetence or deliberate...

    Ukraine Says Nine Soldiers Killed Amid Intense Shelling
    Jul20

    Ukraine Says Nine Soldiers Killed Amid Intense Shelling

    Ukraine’s Defense Ministry said on July 20 that nine Ukrainian soldiers were killed and five wounded in the previous 24 hours as Russia-backed separatists stepped up shelling attacks on their positions in the country’s east. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Fighting kills 6 Ukraine soldiers in fresh spike in violence
    Jul20

    Fighting kills 6 Ukraine soldiers in fresh spike in violence

    Clashes with Russian-backed rebels left six Ukrainian soldiers dead Thursday in the bloodiest surge in fighting along the volatile frontline in recent months. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Contracts worth over $40m to be signed during Belarusian-Ukrainian Business Forum
    Jul20

    Contracts worth over $40m to be signed during Belarusian-Ukrainian Business Forum

    The bilateral trade and economic cooperation has been developing rapidly as evidenced by contacts at the level of governments and the heads of state. The trade totaled $3.8 billion in 2016, with the Belarusian export to Ukraine amounting to $2.8 billion. …read more Source:...

    Manafort Was in Debt to Pro-Russia Interests, Cyprus Records Show
    Jul20

    Manafort Was in Debt to Pro-Russia Interests, Cyprus Records Show

    Financial records filed last year in the secretive tax haven of Cyprus, where Paul J. Manafort kept bank accounts during his years working in Ukraine and investing with a Russian oligarch, indicate that he had been in debt to pro-Russia interests by as much as $17 million before he joined Donald J. Trump’s presidential campaign in March...

    Lapshin sentenced to 3 years’ imprisonment
    Jul20

    Lapshin sentenced to 3 years’ imprisonment

    Blogger Alexander Lapshin has been sentenced to three years’ imprisonment by the Azerbaijani court. He was accused of visiting Artsakh without the permission of Baku. The Prosecutor demanded to sentence him to 6,5 years’ imprisonment, so his lawyer Eduard Chernin assessed the decision more than positive. He also didn’t rule out...

    Beeline subscribers to pay AMD 102 or 502 for parking spot
    Jul20

    Beeline subscribers to pay AMD 102 or 502 for parking spot

    ArmInfo.Beeline announced completion of the talks with Yerevan Municipality and other parties involved over the change of rates for parking spot payment via SMS. “In order to avoid possible increase of rates, we adopted a new order of payment. It indicates the minimal price for 1 SMS to be AMD 2 from August 1. Thus, Beeline subscribers will...

    Finance: 10 things you need to know before the opening bell (SPY, SPX, QQQ, DIA, WFM, AXP, QCOM)
    Jul20

    Finance: 10 things you need to know before the opening bell (SPY, SPX, QQQ, DIA, WFM, AXP, QCOM)

    This is what traders are talking about. Here is what you need to know. The Bank of Japan upgrades its growth forecast. Japan’s central bank kept policy on hold and said it expects growth of 1.8% this year, up from its previous forecast of 1.6% growth. The European Central Bank meets. Expectations are for the central bank to remain on hold...

    Estonia, EU to help Ukraine implement secure data exchange
    Jul20

    Estonia, EU to help Ukraine implement secure data exchange

    Estonia and the European Union are to help Ukraine implement a secure data exchange solution, which will enable fast and quality rendering of public services, informs LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    The Trump Russia scandal is important, but let’s not forget the bigger picture
    Jul20

    The Trump Russia scandal is important, but let’s not forget the bigger picture

    It seems we’ve found the smoking gun. Last summer, Donald Trump Jr. met with an alleged Russian government lawyer in an attempt to obtain damaging information about Hillary Clinton. The revelation is the closest thing we have so far to conclusive proof that the Trump campaign colluded with the Kremlin to influence the 2016 U.S. presidential...