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    ‘Russian firms line up for Moscow listings’
    May30

    ‘Russian firms line up for Moscow listings’

    Seven big Russian companies are in advanced talks with the Moscow Exchange about listing their shares, the exchange’s CEO says, highlighting corporate Russia’s preference for listing at home amid sanctions and a standoff with the West.Russian companies previously flocked to the likes of the London and New York bourses to bolster their...

    Trump personal attorney declines congressional Russia probe request
    May30

    Trump personal attorney declines congressional Russia probe request

    President Donald Trump’s longtime personal attorney has turned down a request to be interviewed and provide documents in the congressional probe into Russian interference into the 2016 election.Michael Cohen, who worked at the Trump Organization until January and remains the president’s private counsel, confirmed Tuesday he would not...

    Dutch Lawmakers Approve E.U. Trade Deal With Ukraine
    May30

    Dutch Lawmakers Approve E.U. Trade Deal With Ukraine

    With the vote, Europe declared victory in a long and contentious battle with Russia that pushed the two sides close to the edge of confrontation. …read more Source: The New York...

    War Crimes Suspect in Ukraine Conflict Extradited to Austria
    May30

    War Crimes Suspect in Ukraine Conflict Extradited to Austria

    Poland has extradited to Austria a man suspected of war crimes after he allegedly killed civilians and enemy troops after they had surrendered while fighting for Ukrainian forces, authorities said Tuesday.The 25-year-old Austrian man allegedly carried out the killings last… …read more Source:...

    War crimes suspect in Ukraine conflict extradited to Austria
    May30

    War crimes suspect in Ukraine conflict extradited to Austria

    VIENNA (AP) — Poland has extradited to Austria a man suspected of war crimes after he allegedly killed civilians and enemy troops after they had surrendered while fighting for Ukrainian forces, authorities said Tuesday. The spokesman for the court in Lublin, in eastern Poland, Dariusz Abramowicz, said the man had been wanted on a European arrest...

    Politics: Trump’s personal attorney is now in the crosshairs of the House and Senate Russia probes
    May30

    Politics: Trump’s personal attorney is now in the crosshairs of the House and Senate Russia probes

    The congressional intelligence committees asked Donald Trump's personal attorney, Michael Cohen, to provide information about contacts with Russian officials. The House and Senate intelligence committees have asked President Donald Trump’s personal attorney, Michael Cohen, to provide information about his contacts with Russian...

    Ukraine tweet to Russia includes GIF of popular American cartoon
    May30

    Ukraine tweet to Russia includes GIF of popular American cartoon

    The countries of Ukraine and Russia got into an epic exchange on Twitter Tuesday — and it concluded with Ukraine tweeting a GIF of a popular American cartoon. The bizarre back and forth came after Russian President Vladimir Putin referred to Queen Anne, the queen consort of France during part of the 11th century, as “Anne of Russia.” Queen Anne...

    Ukraine tweeting a ‘Simpsons’ GIF at Russia is peak 2017 politics
    May30

    Ukraine tweeting a ‘Simpsons’ GIF at Russia is peak 2017 politics

    Twitter is obviously the place to be for anyone (or any nation) looking to pack a political punch in the 21st century. So on Tuesday the official Twitter account for Ukraine decided that tweeting a Simpsons GIF at Russia’s Foreign Affairs account, itself pretty active on Twitter, would be the perfect way to properly usher the nations’...

    Politics: Trump’s personal attorney is now in the crosshairs of the Senate’s Russia probe
    May30

    Politics: Trump’s personal attorney is now in the crosshairs of the Senate’s Russia probe

    The Senate Intelligence Committee asked President Donald Trump's personal attorney, Michael Cohen, to provide information about his contacts with Russian officials. The Senate Intelligence Committee has asked President Donald Trump’s personal attorney, Michael Cohen, to provide information about his contacts with Russian officials as...

    Macron, Standing Alongside Putin, Says Russian Media Spread ‘Falsehoods’
    May30

    Macron, Standing Alongside Putin, Says Russian Media Spread ‘Falsehoods’

    French President Emmanuel Macron did not mince words during his joint news conference Monday with Russian President Vladimir Putin, during which he labeled Russian state media outlets Russia Today and Sputnik “agents of influence and propaganda.”“I have always had an exemplary relationship with foreign journalists, but they have to be...