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    U.S. commerce head has stake in firm tied to Putin orbit, documents show
    Nov06

    U.S. commerce head has stake in firm tied to Putin orbit, documents show

    Commerce Secretary-designate Wilbur Ross, center, listens to President Donald Trump during a meeting with House and Senate legislators in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017. At right is White House Senior Adviser Jared Kushner. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP, Pablo Martinez Monsivais NEW YORK — Newly leaked...

    Trump Official Wilbur Ross Involved With Business Tied to Vladimir Putin
    Nov06

    Trump Official Wilbur Ross Involved With Business Tied to Vladimir Putin

    (NEW YORK) — Newly leaked documents show that Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, the Trump administration’s point man on trade and manufacturing policy, has a stake in a company that does business with a gas producer partly owned by the son-in-law of Russian President Vladimir Putin. According to records obtained by the International...

    What Happens when Montenegro Citizens Return Home After Fighting in Foreign Wars?
    Nov05

    What Happens when Montenegro Citizens Return Home After Fighting in Foreign Wars?

    Screenshot from the online version of the documentary film “The Road of No Return?” by Center for Democratic Transition (CDT), from Montenegro. Milica Bogdanović, the author of this post, is a member of the Center for Democratic Transition (CDT), the organization which produced the film mentioned. The documentary film “The Road of No Return?”...

    Here Is How Japan Plans on Killing China’s Aircraft Carriers
    Nov05

    Here Is How Japan Plans on Killing China’s Aircraft Carriers

    Zachary Keck Security, Asia Missiles are too expensive. How about submarines instead? As we approach the day when China will have multiple aircraft carriers, Beijing’s neighbors and the United States are likely beginning to prepare for this eventuality. This is especially true of Japan, China’s traditional rival in the region. While...

    Poroshenko, Tillerson Discuss UN Peacekeeping Plan
    Nov05

    Poroshenko, Tillerson Discuss UN Peacekeeping Plan

    The Ukrainian presidential office says President Petro Poroshenko and U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson have discussed the possibility of sending UN peacekeepers to eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Paul Manafort proposes $12.5 million bail package
    Nov05

    Paul Manafort proposes $12.5 million bail package

    Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort is offering to post $12.5 million-worth of assets — including his Trump Tower apartment — as part of a bail package to ensure that he appears for the trial he’s facing on charges of money laundering and failing to register as a foreign lobbyist, Manafort’s defense team said Saturday....

    Former Trump Campaign Chief Pledges $12 Million To End House Arrest
    Nov05

    Former Trump Campaign Chief Pledges $12 Million To End House Arrest

    Paul Manafort, U.S. President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager, has offered to post $12 million in real estate and life-insurance assets in an effort to end the house arrest order against him, court documents show. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine’s Parliament May Discuss Donbass Reintegration Bill in Mid-November
    Nov05

    Ukraine’s Parliament May Discuss Donbass Reintegration Bill in Mid-November

    KIEV (Sputnik) — Ukrainian parliament may hold the second reading of the bill on Donbass reintegration, initially set for October, in the middle of November, Ukraine’s presidential parliamentary representative Irina Lutsenko said Saturday. In early October, the Ukrainian parliament in the first reading adopted the bill on reintegration of...

    Polish FM urges Ukraine to ‘take concrete steps’ amid tensions over history
    Nov05

    Polish FM urges Ukraine to ‘take concrete steps’ amid tensions over history

    Poland is open to cooperation with Ukraine, but expects authorities in that country to “take concrete steps” amid tensions over historical issues, Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski has said. …read more Source: Polskie...

    NYT: Carter Page Appeared Before Grand Jury For Mueller Probe
    Nov04

    NYT: Carter Page Appeared Before Grand Jury For Mueller Probe

    Former Trump campaign foreign policy adviser Carter Page has appeared before a grand jury working with special counsel Robert Mueller, the New York Times reported Friday. “Page was questioned by the FBI earlier this year and has also appeared before the grand jury as part of the special counsel’s inquiry,” the Times noted, in a report on...