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    Ukraine lets Yanukovych testify by video in treason trial
    May04

    Ukraine lets Yanukovych testify by video in treason trial

    A Kiev court Thursday adjourned the treason trial of deposed president Viktor Yanukovych in order to let him testify by video link from his hideout in Russia …read more Source: The Daily...

    The Morning Vertical, May 4, 2017
    May04

    The Morning Vertical, May 4, 2017

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia’s Lavrov in Finland to discuss NATO and Ukraine
    May04

    Russia’s Lavrov in Finland to discuss NATO and Ukraine

    Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov is in neighbouring Finland for talks with his Finnish counterpart, Timo Soini. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Tries Ex-President Yanukovych In Absentia For Treason
    May04

    Ukraine Tries Ex-President Yanukovych In Absentia For Treason

    Former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych is being tried in absentia on high-treason charges in Kyiv. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Missing in action: Is the EU’s soft power waning?
    May04

    Missing in action: Is the EU’s soft power waning?

    As the European Union’s foreign ministers met recently in a baroque palace in Malta, Finland’s top diplomat quipped that despite the grandeur of their surroundings, they were all merely “doctors and welders”, trying “to sew things up” in the world.Such despondency at Europe’s global influence has become...

    Ukraine to Prosecute Jewish Colonel, 94, for Killing Nazi Collaborator
    May04

    Ukraine to Prosecute Jewish Colonel, 94, for Killing Nazi Collaborator

    According to Pravda, the investigation into the killing began on April 18, and Col. Steckler does not deny his responsibility for Hasiewicz’s death. …read more Source: The Jewish...

    Ukraine to Prosecute Jewish Colonel for Killing Nazi Collaborator
    May04

    Ukraine to Prosecute Jewish Colonel for Killing Nazi Collaborator

    According to Pravda, the investigation into the killing began on April 18, and Col. Steckler does not deny his responsibility for Hasiewicz’s death. …read more Source: The Jewish...

    Top 5 Bad Hombres Loved by Trump
    May04

    Top 5 Bad Hombres Loved by Trump

    Who’s the worst of the worst among the president’s favorite dictators? They are, to coin a phrase, “bad hombres.” They are men who order the slaughter of peaceful demonstrators and the roundup of political rivals. They arrest pesky journalists, if they don’t murder them first. They rig elections, if they hold them at all. And...

    Russian ambassador: Kremlin isn’t trying to destabilize the EU
    May04

    Russian ambassador: Kremlin isn’t trying to destabilize the EU

    Vladimir Chizhov, Russia’s ambassador to the EU, denied Moscow was trying to destabilize the European Union but said he envisioned a contest of “values” between Russia and the West in the decades ahead. Chizhov, speaking at a press briefing Wednesday, blamed the strained relations between the EU and Russia on the United States and urged...

    The ICC case against Duterte
    May04

    The ICC case against Duterte

    On November 17, 2016, President Rodrigo Duterte, before heading to Lima, Peru, told the media he just might order the Philippines’ withdrawal from the International Criminal Court (ICC). He got the idea following Russian President Vladimir Putin’s withdrawal of Russia’s membership from ICC, who the day before had signed an order...