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    Could Paul Manafort Bring Down the Whole Trump Family?
    Aug15

    Could Paul Manafort Bring Down the Whole Trump Family?

    Bob Dreyfuss He sits atop a massive tangle of ties to Russia, pro-Russian Ukrainians, and shady New York real-estate deals. The post Could Paul Manafort Bring Down the Whole Trump Family? appeared first on The Nation. …read more Source: The...

    Analyst fingers Ukraine plant for North’s ICBM success
    Aug15

    Analyst fingers Ukraine plant for North’s ICBM success

    August 15, 2017 5:00 AMWASHINGTON • North Korea’s success in testing an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) that appears able to reach the United States was made possible by black- market purchases of powerful rocket engines probably from a Ukrainian factory with historical ties to Russia’s missile programme, according to an...

    Spirit of Ukraine: Traditional Festival in North London
    Aug15

    Spirit of Ukraine: Traditional Festival in North London

    Fantastic Ukrainian Festival is coming back to Forty Hall, Enfield. Easily accessible for Londoners, this event has earned popularity and love among Ukrainian community and those who are interested in learning about Ukrainian culture. Come to see traditional Ukrainian dancing and music, enjoy traditional food and drinks, buy souvenirs and...

    North Korea’s missile success ‘powered by Ukraine rocket engines’
    Aug14

    North Korea’s missile success ‘powered by Ukraine rocket engines’

    WASHINGTON – North Korea’s success in testing an intercontinental missile that appears able to reach the United States was made possible by black-market purchases of powerful rocket engines probably from a Ukrainian factory with historical ties to Russia’s… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine denies North Korean missile components came from state-owned factory
    Aug14

    Ukraine denies North Korean missile components came from state-owned factory

    Ukraine’s government has denied a report that one of the country’s state-owned factories may have supplied the rocket engines North Korea is using to create an ICBM. …read more Source: ABC...

    After Trump’s rhetoric, Mattis and Tillerson soften tone against North Korea
    Aug14

    After Trump’s rhetoric, Mattis and Tillerson soften tone against North Korea

    Tension on the Korean peninsula eased slightly on Monday as South Korea’s president said resolving North Korea’s nuclear ambitions must be done peacefully and U.S. officials played down the risk of an imminent war. Concern that North Korea is close to achieving its goal of putting the mainland United States within range of a nuclear...

    Politics: This high-tech RPG could be direct evidence of Russia’s secret war in Ukraine
    Aug14

    Politics: This high-tech RPG could be direct evidence of Russia’s secret war in Ukraine

    The RPG-27 was developed by Russia in 1989. Russian-backed separatists have begun using a new rocket-propelled grenade against Ukraininan forces in the Donbas, 112.ua reported. The rebels used a Russian RPG-27 Tavolga anti-tank grenade launcher against Ukrainian troops in a village on the front lines of the Luhansk region, 112.ua said, citing the...

    Why Sanctions Matter
    Aug14

    Why Sanctions Matter

    A long-debated sanctions bill in response to Russian meddling in U.S. elections was signed into the other week by President Donald Trump. The bill provides a framework for the extension of sanctions to various other sectors of Russia’s economy; but perhaps more importantly, it makes the lifting of existing sanctions a much more difficult...

    Ukraine denies supplying defense technology to North Korea
    Aug14

    Ukraine denies supplying defense technology to North Korea

    Ukraine denied Monday that it had ever supplied missile technology to North Korea, responding to an article in the New York Times that said North Korea may have purchased rocket engines from Ukrainian…Click To Continue …read more Source: Daily...

    The Russian ambassador: great harmony with the Pope on Syria and Ukraine 
    Aug14

    The Russian ambassador: great harmony with the Pope on Syria and Ukraine 

    The call that Cardinal Pietro Parolin will make to Moscow at the end of the month, where he will meet President Vladimir Putin, “is a very important event, because in the world of today Pope Francis “is a very influential man”and “ he is very esteemed and very loved” by the Russian people: says the Russian Ambassador Alexander Avdeev at the Holy...