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    Ukrainian lawmaker accuses former Trump aide of hiding money
    Mar22

    Ukrainian lawmaker accuses former Trump aide of hiding money

    Paul Manafort, former campaign chairman to US President Donald Trump, has been accused of concealing money he received from a pro-Russian political party in Ukraine. Manafort’s spokesman has denied the allegation. …read more Source:...

    Msaidizi wa zamani wa Trump, Paul Manafort, adaiwa kuficha malipo ya $750,000
    Mar22

    Msaidizi wa zamani wa Trump, Paul Manafort, adaiwa kuficha malipo ya $750,000

    Mwenyekiti wa zamani wa kampeni wa Rais Donald Trump Paul Manafort anakabiliwa na tuhuma mpya, kwamba alilipwa pesa kisiri kutoka Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Russia Ukraine Conflict: Moscow Launches Land, Air And Sea Drills Simultaneously In Crimea For First Time
    Mar22

    Russia Ukraine Conflict: Moscow Launches Land, Air And Sea Drills Simultaneously In Crimea For First Time

    Russia has launched land, air and sea drills in annexed Crimea Monday, in a coordinated training exercise, which involve thousands of troops, making it the first time in Russia’s history to have launched three large airborne units simultaneously, officials said Tuesday. The Russian military has launched the exercise at the Opuk training...

    Flower exhibition kicks off in Kiev
    Mar22

    Flower exhibition kicks off in Kiev

    Ukraine’s biggest flower exhibition has kicked off in the capital city of Kiev. Merchants from eight countries have brought their best samples of flowers to the exhibit. …read more Source:...

    Chinese toy makers seek larger share of Ukrainian market
    Mar22

    Chinese toy makers seek larger share of Ukrainian market

    We’ve been working on toys for 17 years, and for all the 17 years we’ve been working with Chinese toy makers, because no other people can give us similar goods, said Inna Georgieva, a co-owner of toy chain shops from southern Ukraine. …read more Source: English China News...

    Ukraine lawmaker alleges Manafort tried to hide $750,000 in shady funds from pro-Russia party
    Mar22

    Ukraine lawmaker alleges Manafort tried to hide $750,000 in shady funds from pro-Russia party

    A Ukrainian lawmaker on Tuesday released a document that he said links Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, to attempts to hide a $750,000 payment from a pro-Russia political party — a claim strongly denied by Manafort’s spokesman. Lawmaker Serhiy Leshchenko published a 2009 invoice purportedly signed by Manafort...

    Ukraine central bank warns of steep hit from trade blockade
    Mar22

    Ukraine central bank warns of steep hit from trade blockade

    The bank warned that it now expects GDP to grow 1.9 percent this year, down from its previous forecast of 2.8 percent, after an estimated 1.8 percent growth in 2016. …read more Source: World...

    Trump’s ex-aide ‘hid’ Ukraine payment
    Mar22

    Trump’s ex-aide ‘hid’ Ukraine payment

    Paul Manafort’s spokesman denies the allegation by a Ukrainian lawmaker as “baseless”. …read more Source:...

    Preparing for Passover in Ukraine’s last shtetl
    Mar22

    Preparing for Passover in Ukraine’s last shtetl

    Bronia Feldman visiting the synagogue of Bershad, Ukraine, March 9, 2017. (Cnaan Liphshiz) BERSHAD, Ukraine (JTA) — At first glance, this drab town 160 miles south of Kiev seems nearly identical to the settlements that dot the poverty-stricken district of Vinnitsa. Shrouded in a seemingly permanent cloud of smoke from wood fires — still the...

    Closer US-Russia ties uncertain as Tillerson plans trip
    Mar22

    Closer US-Russia ties uncertain as Tillerson plans trip

    WASHINGTON — With Russia-tinged investigations swirling around his administration, President Donald Trump has yet to fulfil a campaign pledge of closer co-operation with Moscow. A planned trip by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to Russia could test if detente proves anything more than talk. In a move alarming U.S. allies, Tillerson plans to skip...