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    Putin ‘following Stalin in treatment of Crimean Tatars’
    May18

    Putin ‘following Stalin in treatment of Crimean Tatars’

    Chairman of Tatar mejlis says current status of Black Sea minority mirrors deportations of 73 years ago …read more Source: Anadolu...

    First Putin-Macron phone contact
    May18

    First Putin-Macron phone contact

    Russian President Vladimir Putin and France’s new President Emmanuel Macron held their first phone conversation and discussed possible further cooperation in resolving the Ukraine crisis, the Kremlin said in a statement on Thursday. They also expressed readiness to develop relations between Russia and France and spoke about a possibility of...

    Trump campaign had at least 18 undisclosed contacts with Russians: Sources
    May18

    Trump campaign had at least 18 undisclosed contacts with Russians: Sources

    WASHINGTON: Michael Flynn and other advisers to Donald Trump’s campaign were in contact with Russian officials and others with Kremlin ties in at least 18 calls and emails during the last seven months of the 2016 presidential race, current and former US officials familiar with the exchanges told Reuters. The previously undisclosed...

    The Morning Vertical, May 18, 2017
    May18

    The Morning Vertical, May 18, 2017

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

    Putin and Macron discuss Ukraine in first phone call: Kremlin
    May18

    Putin and Macron discuss Ukraine in first phone call: Kremlin

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin and France’s new President Emmanuel Macron held their first phone conversation and discussed possible further cooperation in resolving the Ukraine crisis, the Kremlin said in a statement on Thursday. …read more Source:...

    Kevin McCarthy’s explosive “joke” points toward a darker questions: How long have leading Republicans known about Donald Trump’s Russia problem?
    May18

    Kevin McCarthy’s explosive “joke” points toward a darker questions: How long have leading Republicans known about Donald Trump’s Russia problem?

    Kevin McCarthy (Credit: Getty/Jim Watson) As happens almost every day, Wednesday featured a late-breaking bombshell Trump story. This one was the welcome news that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein had done his job and appointed a special counsel to take over the Russia investigation. He made a good choice by picking Robert Mueller, the...

    Ukraine postpones controversial bill
    May18

    Ukraine postpones controversial bill

    Ukrainian parliament has delayed the vote on a religious bill which would impact on the Orthodox church thus outraging Moscow. …read more Source:...

    Tourism development prospects to be discussed during 14th Gomel Economic Forum
    May18

    Tourism development prospects to be discussed during 14th Gomel Economic Forum

    Prospects of developing tourism in the region will be discussed during a dedicated panel session. Taking part in the session will be representatives of government agencies and business circles of Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, and Azerbaijan. …read more Source:...

    Inside Russia’s Social Media War on America
    May18

    Inside Russia’s Social Media War on America

    On March 2, a disturbing report hit the desks of U.S. counterintelligence officials in Washington. For months, American spy hunters had scrambled to uncover details of Russia’s influence operation against the 2016 presidential election. In offices in both D.C. and suburban Virginia, they had created massive wall charts to track the...

    Ukraine committed to taking back Crimea: Poroshenko
    May18

    Ukraine committed to taking back Crimea: Poroshenko

    Poroshenko issues Crimea statement days after blocking popular Russian internet services …read more Source: Anadolu...