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    Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen Joins RNC’s Finance Team
    Apr03

    Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen Joins RNC’s Finance Team

    The Republican National Committee announced Monday that Michael Cohen, longtime attorney and ally to President Donald Trump, will join its financial team. Cohen, who remains Trump’s personal attorney, will serve as one of several national deputy chairmen. The brash, New York-based lawyer is a central figure in Trump world, serving as...

    Politics: Baltic states think Russia is laying the groundwork for looming ‘kinetic operations’
    Apr03

    Politics: Baltic states think Russia is laying the groundwork for looming ‘kinetic operations’

    Officials in Lithuania are sounding the alarm over suspected Russian information campaigns reminiscent of the lead-up to the Crimean annexation. Signs of an intensifying Moscow-led information campaign have the Lithuanian government worried that Russia is laying the groundwork for “kinetic operations” like those recently seen in...

    The history and lessons of those ‘lock her up’ chants
    Apr03

    The history and lessons of those ‘lock her up’ chants

    Agnes Macphail First woman member of the Canadian House of Commons. (Yousuf Karsh/Library and Archives Canada) “The only M.P. who can—Bake, churn, cook, milk, sew, hitch, teach, talk—and do ‘em all well!” That was the headline from a Maclean’s feature from January 15, 1922, about the first woman elected to Canada’s House of Commons:...

    IMF releases $1 billion loan for cash-strapped Ukraine
    Apr03

    IMF releases $1 billion loan for cash-strapped Ukraine

    KIEV (AFP) – The International Monetary Fund has decided to release the next $1 billion loan payment to Ukraine, which had been postponed following the blockade imposed on the separatist east of the country, the Ukrainian president said Monday.The IMF board took the decision to grant Ukraine one billion dollars, Petro Poroshenko wrote on...

    Ukraine says 2 soldiers killed in fresh clashes in troubled east
    Apr03

    Ukraine says 2 soldiers killed in fresh clashes in troubled east

    Two Ukrainian soldiers are killed in clashes with pro-Russia forces in the volatile east. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Says IMF Has Approved $1 Billion Loan
    Apr03

    Ukraine Says IMF Has Approved $1 Billion Loan

    Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko has announced that the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved the payment of $1 billion of aid to Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Germany-Russia joint gas operation causes anger in the European Union
    Apr03

    Germany-Russia joint gas operation causes anger in the European Union

    DESPITE political tensions over Russia’s occupation of Crimea, continuing economic sanctions and allegations of cyber attacks, Germany and Russia are teaming up on a new business venture set to affect the entire EU – the business of gas. …read more Source:...

    Baltic states think Russia is laying the groundwork for looming ‘kinetic operations’
    Apr03

    Baltic states think Russia is laying the groundwork for looming ‘kinetic operations’

    Officials in Lithuania are sounding the alarm about suspected Russian information campaigns that are reminiscent of the lead up to the Crimean annexation. …read more Source: Business...

    3 Tiger Cubs Destined for Zoo in Syria Rescued in Lebanon
    Apr03

    3 Tiger Cubs Destined for Zoo in Syria Rescued in Lebanon

    BEIRUT – Three Siberian tiger cubs destined for a zoo in war-torn Syria were rescued by a Lebanese animal rights group after being trapped in an unmarked, maggot-infested crate in Beirut’s airport for almost a week. The tigers, which were being transported from Ukraine, arrived at the Beirut airport on March 7, inside a ventilated...

    IMF approves US$1 billion aid tranche for Ukraine – Ukraine president
    Apr03

    IMF approves US$1 billion aid tranche for Ukraine – Ukraine president

    The International Monetary Fund on Monday approved the payment of US$1 billion of new aid to Ukraine, its President Petro Poroshenko said on his official Facebook page. …read more Source: Channel...