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    Decades Ago, Paul Manafort Played a Leading Role in a Pioneering Operation to Secretly Funnel Foreign Money into U.S. Politics
    Sep06

    Decades Ago, Paul Manafort Played a Leading Role in a Pioneering Operation to Secretly Funnel Foreign Money into U.S. Politics

    Former Donald Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort was a major player in a transnational operation that was both pioneering and innovative during its time, according to court documents and interviews with key figures. This decades-old scheme may fit the same pattern investigators are probing in regard to Russian government’s influence on...

    Tbilisi Seeks Saakashvili’s Extradition from Ukraine
    Sep06

    Tbilisi Seeks Saakashvili’s Extradition from Ukraine

    Copies of the request were sent to Ukraine’s Prosecutor’s Office and Justice Ministry. …read more Source:...

    Putin Warns U.S. Against Supplying Ukraine With Lethal Weapons
    Sep06

    Putin Warns U.S. Against Supplying Ukraine With Lethal Weapons

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that any decision by the United States to supply lethal weapons to Ukraine would fuel the conflict in the country’s east. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    ONE MORE STEP IN THE RETURN OF UKRAINE TO THE EUROPEAN FAMILY
    Sep06

    ONE MORE STEP IN THE RETURN OF UKRAINE TO THE EUROPEAN FAMILY

    On Friday, September 1, the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement entered into full force and effect, as foreseen by the respective statement earlier released by the EU. The document comprises of two parts; the economic part foresees implementation of the free trade area, which already works since January 2017. More than 3 years ago millions of...

    Opportunity for civil society leaders from Eastern Neighbourhood – apply now
    Sep06

    Opportunity for civil society leaders from Eastern Neighbourhood – apply now

    Young civil society leaders from the six Eastern Neighbourhood countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Republic of Moldova and Ukraine) are invited to apply for the Eastern Partnership Civil Society fellowship programme and increase their leadership capacity. Supported by Eastern Partnership Civil … …read more Source:...

    Gas Attack
    Sep06

    Gas Attack

    The Russia/Iran/DPRK sanctions bill, passed overwhelmingly by Congress this past July and sent to the White House for President Trump’s grudging approval, represents a significant escalation in Ukraine-related sanctions on Russia. Provisions in the legislation raise the possibility of U.S. sanctions being imposed on companies that partner...

    The Brexit ‘divorce bill’ is nothing of the sort
    Sep06

    The Brexit ‘divorce bill’ is nothing of the sort

    Now that Polly Toynbee is weighing in with wails about the size of the Brexit bill, we know two things about the process. It’s a good thing to do and it’ll be remarkably good value. Every political compass does require its butt end after all. However, one thing everyone must understand is that we’re not being asked to pay a...

    Kazakh boxers win gold, bronze and silver medals at world boxing championships in Hamburg
    Sep06

    Kazakh boxers win gold, bronze and silver medals at world boxing championships in Hamburg

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. HAMBURG – Kazakh boxers won one gold, two silver and three bronze medals at the Aug. 25 to Sept. 2 AIBA World Boxing Championships in Hamburg. Kairat Yeraliyev, considered one of the nation’s main hopes before the championship, triumphed in the bantamweight...

    Russian Diplomats Vacate Three Properties on US Orders
    Sep03

    Russian Diplomats Vacate Three Properties on US Orders

    SAN FRANCISCO—Russian diplomats worked to vacate three properties in the United States on Saturday including the six-story consulate in San Francisco, complying with a U.S. order issued in retaliation for Moscow cutting the American diplomatic presence in Russia. Staff at the San Francisco consulate were seen moving equipment, furniture and small...

    Poroshenko: Ukraine To Impose New Border-Crossing Rules For ‘Risky’ Countries
    Sep03

    Poroshenko: Ukraine To Impose New Border-Crossing Rules For ‘Risky’ Countries

    Ukraine says it will introduce new border-crossing rules from next year, affecting citizens of “countries that pose risks for Ukraine.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...