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    Trump’s Russia policy is scaring allies and confusing even the Kremlin
    Mar23

    Trump’s Russia policy is scaring allies and confusing even the Kremlin

    No issue has given Donald Trump more grief than Russia. The Trump team’s controversial ties to the Kremlin forced the departure of National Security Adviser Michael Flynn, got Attorney General Jeff Sessions into hot water, and kicked off an FBI investigation into Trump’s campaign. So you’d think Trump would have something to...

    Thousands Evacuated As Arms Dump Blows In Ukraine
    Mar23

    Thousands Evacuated As Arms Dump Blows In Ukraine

    Some 20,000 people were evacuated after explosions and a fire at an arms depot in Balaklia, near Kharkiv in northeastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine accuses Russia of ‘state terrorism’ after former MP Voronenkov shot dead in broad daylight
    Mar23

    Ukraine accuses Russia of ‘state terrorism’ after former MP Voronenkov shot dead in broad daylight

    Ukraine accused Russia of “state terrorism” after a former Russian lawmaker and key witness in a treason case against former leader Viktor Yanukovich was shot dead in broad daylight outside a hotel in central Kiev on Thursday. Russia called the allegation “absurd”. Former MP Denis Voronenkov was killed by an assailant who was armed with a pistol...

    Kremlin hopes Kiev’s Eurovision ban ‘will be reconsidered’
    Mar23

    Kremlin hopes Kiev’s Eurovision ban ‘will be reconsidered’

    MOSCOW: The Kremlin said Thursday that it hoped Kiev would reconsider its decision to ban a Russian singer from the Eurovision Song Contest over a past performance in Russia-annexed Crimea. “The decision from our point of view is absolutely unfair, it’s unfortunate. And we hope all the same that it will be reconsidered,” Kremlin...

    Assailant who killed former Russian MP in Kiev dies: police spokesman
    Mar23

    Assailant who killed former Russian MP in Kiev dies: police spokesman

    The assailant who killed a former Russian lawmaker outside a hotel in Kiev on Thursday has died in hospital, police spokesman Artiom Shevchenko said by phone …read more Source: The Daily...

    Former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Ukraine
    Mar23

    Former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian police say former Russian lawmaker Denis Voronenkov has been shot and killed in Kiev. …read more Source: CNS...

    Former Russian Deputy Shot Dead In Kyiv
    Mar23

    Former Russian Deputy Shot Dead In Kyiv

    Former Russian lawmaker Denis Voronenkov was shot dead outside a hotel in the Ukrainian capital, Kyiv on March 23. After defecting to Ukraine in 2016, Voronenkov became a vocal Kremlin critic, and he testified in the treason case against former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) WARNING: Contains graphic...

    Ukraine accuses Russia of ‘state terrorism’ after former MP shot
    Mar23

    Ukraine accuses Russia of ‘state terrorism’ after former MP shot

    Ukraine accused Russia of “state terrorism” after a former Russian lawmaker and key witness in a treason case against former leader Viktor Yanukovich was shot dead in broad daylight outside a hotel in central Kiev on Thursday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russian ex-lawmaker shot dead in Ukraine after criticizing Kremlin
    Mar23

    Russian ex-lawmaker shot dead in Ukraine after criticizing Kremlin

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Former Russian lawmaker Denis Voronenkov was shot and killed in Kiev Thursday in what the Ukrainian president described as an “act of state terrorism” by Russia, an accusation the Kremlin quickly rejected. Voronenkov, who testified to Ukrainian investigators and criticized Russian policies after his move to Kiev last fall,...

    Ukraine: Sanctioned Russian banks don’t threaten financial stability
    Mar23

    Ukraine: Sanctioned Russian banks don’t threaten financial stability

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...