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    Kiev Pins Hopes on Chinese Investment Amid Lukewarm Reception From EU
    May21

    Kiev Pins Hopes on Chinese Investment Amid Lukewarm Reception From EU

    On Friday, the Kiev City State Administration signed a memorandum of understanding with a Chinese consortium for the construction of a fourth underground railway line for the city’s subway system. The consortium, which includes the China Railway International Group and the China Pacific Construction Group, will oversee the 30 billion...

    As impeachment talk grows, have Trump’s former top aides already cut deals with federal prosecutors?
    May21

    As impeachment talk grows, have Trump’s former top aides already cut deals with federal prosecutors?

    (Credit: AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File) Are President Trump’s former top campaign aides already cooperating with federal investigators looking into collusion with Russia in the 2016 election, and possibly, Trump’s private business deals with wealthy Russians? There are telling clues that former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn...

    Eurasianet: Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan Pledge Game-Changing Energy, Power Cooperation
    May21

    Eurasianet: Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan Pledge Game-Changing Energy, Power Cooperation

    The love affair between Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan shows every sign of intensifying, and in ways that could stand to benefit the region. In perhaps the most arresting news, the state energy companies of the two countries over the weekend reached a loose and non-binding agreement to jointly develop Caspian Sea oil and gas deposits. A memorandum...

    Ten countries you didn’t know were at War (video)
    May21

    Ten countries you didn’t know were at War (video)

    Most of us know about the ongoing armed conflict in the Middle East at large, and more specifically in Syria and Iraq, or in the eastern provinces of the Ukraine. But technically speaking these are not considered wars in the legal sense. No recognised state has officially declared open war on any other in these two regions. It would surprise you...

    Tennis: Alexandra Cadantu, in last round of qualifications for WTA in Nuremberg
    May21

    Tennis: Alexandra Cadantu, in last round of qualifications for WTA in Nuremberg

    Romanian tennis player Alexandra Cadantu managed to defeat on Saturday Ukrainian Katerina Bondarenko, with a score of 0-6, 6-4, 6-4, in the first round of qualifications for women’s singles main draw of the WTA tournament in Nuremberg (Germany), with prizes worth 226,750 US dollars. …read more Source:...

    Russia meeting revelation could trigger obstruction investigation
    May21

    Russia meeting revelation could trigger obstruction investigation

    The new special counsel investigation into possible collusion between associates of President Donald Trump and Russia is just getting started — and it could take years to resolve. But Trump’s Oval Office boast to Russian officials May 10 about why he fired FBI Director James Comey will almost certainly trigger a more...

    Robot rockers lead Lithuania’s street music day
    May21

    Robot rockers lead Lithuania’s street music day

    From folk singers to an all-robot rock band, hundreds of Lithuanian music lovers flocked streets and squares Saturday to celebrate Street Music Day in dozens of cities and towns nationwide. The Baltic state of three million people has hosted the festival since 2007, also attracting followers in other European countries. On the hottest day of the...

    Kazakh women’s team comes 3rd at UEFA Development Cup
    May21

    Kazakh women’s team comes 3rd at UEFA Development Cup

    ASTANA. KAZINFORM Petr Pak’s team was playing against the Ukrainian team in the last match. …read more Source:...

    Donald Trump’s White House Is the Kremlin on the Potomac:  Former FBI Double Agent Offers Explanations
    May21

    Donald Trump’s White House Is the Kremlin on the Potomac: Former FBI Double Agent Offers Explanations

    Former counterespionage agent Naveed Jamali says Trump’s not a “Manchurian candidate”—but could be a stooge. Donald Trump’s White House is the Kremlin on the Potomac. It is a place of intrigue, confusion, scandal and incompetence. Trump is the first American president ever to become the subject of an active investigation...

    Blast Hits Office of Ukraine’s Right Wing Party in Kiev, No Casualties Resulted
    May21

    Blast Hits Office of Ukraine’s Right Wing Party in Kiev, No Casualties Resulted

    KIEV (Sputnik) — An explosion hit the office of Ukraine’s right-wing party The Congress of Ukrainian Nationalists in the country’s capital of Kiev, local media reported. According to Hromadske TV broadcaster, no one was injured. Unknown individuals threw a combat grenade into the building, the same reports suggested. The police is...