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    Politics: Paul Manafort is now at the center of the Trump-Russia investigation — here’s everything you need to know about him
    Mar24

    Politics: Paul Manafort is now at the center of the Trump-Russia investigation — here’s everything you need to know about him

    Who is Paul Manafort? And what does he have to do with investigations into ties between the Trump campaign and Russia? President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, is under fire amid new reports that he secretly worked to advance Russian interests for years before he joined Trump’s presidential campaign last...

    Russia May Have Taken Advantage of Attention on London to Ignite Violence in Ukraine
    Mar24

    Russia May Have Taken Advantage of Attention on London to Ignite Violence in Ukraine

    KYIV, Ukraine—With the world’s eyes on London the day after a lethal terror attack outside of Parliament, a series of violent incidents swept across Ukraine on Thursday, highlighting what lawmakers in Kyiv said was a covert effort by Moscow to destabilize the country. The broad daylight assassination of an exiled Russian lawmaker in central...

    Political assassination shakes Kiev
    Mar24

    Political assassination shakes Kiev

    Ukraine accused Russia of state terrorism after a former Russian lawmaker and key witness in a treason case against former leader Viktor Yanukovich was shot dead in broad daylight outside a hotel in central Kiev Thursday. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine ex-finance minister to oversee Puerto Rico crisis
    Mar24

    Ukraine ex-finance minister to oversee Puerto Rico crisis

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A federal control board overseeing Puerto Rico’s finances amid a dire economic crisis announced Thursday that it appointed Ukraine’s former finance minister as its executive director. The board’s chairman said Natalie Jaresko served during a critical time in Ukraine’s history from 2014 to 2016...

    Ukraine ex-finance minister to oversee Puerto Rico crisis
    Mar24

    Ukraine ex-finance minister to oversee Puerto Rico crisis

    A federal control board that oversees Puerto Rico’s finances has named Ukraine’s former finance minister as its executive director …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine ex-finance minister to oversee Puerto Rico crisis
    Mar24

    Ukraine ex-finance minister to oversee Puerto Rico crisis

    A federal control board overseeing Puerto Rico’s finances amid a dire economic crisis announced Thursday that it appointed Ukraine’s former finance minister as its executive director. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ex-Russian MP shot dead in Ukraine
    Mar23

    Ex-Russian MP shot dead in Ukraine

    Kiev: A former Russian MP wanted by Moscow for fraud was shot dead in broad daylight in the heart of the Ukrainian capital on Thursday in what Kiev branded “state terrorism.” Kiev police chief Andriy Kryshchenko confirmed in televised comments that “the identity of the dead man has been established” as former Communist lawmaker Denis Voronenkov....

    Ex-Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kyiv; Ukraine blames Russia
    Mar23

    Ex-Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kyiv; Ukraine blames Russia

    A former Russian lawmaker who became a vociferous critic of Moscow following his recent move to Ukraine was shot and killed Thursday in Kyiv, prompting harsh words between the two neighbouring countries. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ex-Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kiev; Ukraine blames Russia
    Mar23

    Ex-Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kiev; Ukraine blames Russia

    KIEV, Ukraine — A former Russian lawmaker who became a vociferous critic of Moscow following his recent move to Ukraine was shot and killed Thursday in Kiev, prompting harsh words between the two neighboring countries. Denis Voronenkov, who had testified to Ukrainian investigators and criticized Russian policies after his move to Kiev last fall,...

    Russia, Ukraine at Odds Over Singer’s Eurovision Performance
    Mar23

    Russia, Ukraine at Odds Over Singer’s Eurovision Performance

    GENEVA – Eurovision song contest organizers say they have taken the unprecedented step of offering to let Russia’s contestant perform via satellite after authorities in host Ukraine banned her from entering the country — a proposal that was immediately rejected by a Russian state broadcaster. The European Broadcasting Union says...