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    Trump allegedly told Russians that Comey’s firing eased ‘great pressure’
    May19

    Trump allegedly told Russians that Comey’s firing eased ‘great pressure’

    President Donald Trump is facing new pressure over his decision to abruptly fire FBI Director James Comey after the New York Times revealed on Friday that the president told Russian officials in the Oval Office last week that Comey’s ouster takes “great pressure” off him.The Times cited a document that summarized Trump’s meeting with...

    Politics: Trump to Russian diplomats: Firing ‘nut job’ James Comey took ‘great pressure’ off me
    May19

    Politics: Trump to Russian diplomats: Firing ‘nut job’ James Comey took ‘great pressure’ off me

    Trump told Russian diplomats in an Oval Office meeting last week that his firing of "nut job" Comey had taken "great pressure because of Russia" off of him. President Donald Trump told Russian diplomats in an Oval Office meeting last week that his firing of “nut job” FBI Director James Comey had taken “great...

    Trump, calling Comey a ‘nut-job,’ tells Russians he fired him to relieve ‘great pressure’
    May19

    Trump, calling Comey a ‘nut-job,’ tells Russians he fired him to relieve ‘great pressure’

    Gotta hand it to the New York Times—this account of Donald Trump’s infamous meeting with the Russian foreign minister and ambassador in the Oval Office is just spellbinding. President Trump told Russian officials in the Oval Office this month that firing the F.B.I. director, James B. Comey, had relieved “great pressure” on him, according to...

    Venezuela’s collapse and the ‘useful idiots’ of the Canadian left
    May19

    Venezuela’s collapse and the ‘useful idiots’ of the Canadian left

    Venezuelan opposition activists clash with the Bolivarian National Guard during protest against government of President Nicolas Maduro, in Caracas, on May 18, 2017. On Monday Venezuelans launched a seventh week of anti-government demonstrations by blocking roads, vowing not to budge all day in protest at a deadly political and economic crisis....

    Ukraine Opens Criminal Probe Against Stalin, Beria For Crimean Tatar Deportations
    May19

    Ukraine Opens Criminal Probe Against Stalin, Beria For Crimean Tatar Deportations

    Ukrainian officials have announced a criminal investigation into Soviet dictator Josef Stalin and his secret police chief, Lavrenty Beria, for the mass deportation of Muslim Tatars from the Crimean Peninsula during World War II, which killed tens of thousands. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Thomas Graham : Karabakh  situation will  smudge and burn  for a pretty   long time
    May19

    Thomas Graham : Karabakh  situation will  smudge and burn  for a pretty  long time

    Thomas Graham, the managing director at Kissinger Associates, Inc., where he focuses on Russian and Eurasian affairs, Ex- Special Assistant to the President Bush and Senior Director for Russia on the National Security Council staff from 2004 to 2007, also served as the Associate Director of the Policy Planning Staff of the Department of State,...

    Ukrainian Conflict Used to Polarize Europe – EU Lawmaker
    May19

    Ukrainian Conflict Used to Polarize Europe – EU Lawmaker

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The Ukrainian conflict is being used to tear Europe apart and Europeans should realize that any global war would go through Europe, Jean-Luc Schaffhauser, a member of the European parliament, told Sputnik. “Ukraine today is a weapon which some warmongers use to polarize Europe, I think… If the war really broke out… it would go...

    Ukrainian PM acknowledges threats on Israel, advises Jewish state to be vigilant
    May19

    Ukrainian PM acknowledges threats on Israel, advises Jewish state to be vigilant

    Ukrainian PM Volodymyr Groysman cautioned Israel against the threats it faces and said that he was convinced the Jewish state could identify with the Ukraine’s plight of dealing with terror. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Floaty dresses with balloon sleeves are Ukraine’s gift to fashion
    May19

    Floaty dresses with balloon sleeves are Ukraine’s gift to fashion

    Vyshyvanka – the home-grown folk style fashionable item from Ukraine – is now a popular summertime outfit in the UAE …read more Source: Khaleej...

    Diplomatic Memo: A Ukrainian Comes to Washington, Urging His Nation Not Be Forgotten
    May19

    Diplomatic Memo: A Ukrainian Comes to Washington, Urging His Nation Not Be Forgotten

    A former prime minister is warning the administration that Russia intends to “set a fire to the whole house of the free world.” Ukraine, he says, should stay on the agenda. …read more Source: The New York...