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    Prosecutors To Look Into Comments By Transparency International Official
    May25

    Prosecutors To Look Into Comments By Transparency International Official

    The Russian Prosecutor-General’s Office says it will look into recent remarks by the deputy chief of Transparency International Russia (TIR) regarding controversial lawmaker Natalya Poklonskaya. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump to meet with anxious NATO and EU leaders
    May25

    Trump to meet with anxious NATO and EU leaders

    Visiting a city he once called a “hellhole” to meet with the leaders of an alliance he threatened to abandon, President Donald Trump will be in the heart of Europe on Thursday to address a continent still reeling from his election and anxious about his support, reports UNB. Trump is slated to attend his first meeting of NATO, the decades-long...

    Ukraine is struggling with corruption, sometimes successfully
    May25

    Ukraine is struggling with corruption, sometimes successfully

    UKRAINE is fighting two wars. One is near its eastern border, where it faces Russian aggression. The other is at its core, where it is wrestling with some of the worst corruption of any post-Soviet state. The war against corruption is only starting, and the fighting is carried out office by office, ministry by ministry. Naftogaz, a state oil and...

    Ukraine and Russia are both trapped by the war in Donbas
    May25

    Ukraine and Russia are both trapped by the war in Donbas

    ON APRIL 12TH 2014 Igor Girkin, a former Russian military officer also known as “Strelkov” (“Shooter”), sneaked across the border into Ukraine’s Donbas region with a few dozen men and took control of the small town of Sloviansk, igniting Europe’s bloodiest war since the 1990s. To create the impression of strength, Mr Girkin, an...

    Savchenko Says Ukraine Ignoring Her Party Registration Bid
    May25

    Savchenko Says Ukraine Ignoring Her Party Registration Bid

    Nadia Savchenko, a former military helicopter navigator who entered politics after returning home following two years in a Russian jail, says the Justice Ministry is ignoring her request to register her new political movement. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Exceptional Security: Goals of Russian FSB Spetsnaz Drills in Crimea (VIDEO)
    May25

    Exceptional Security: Goals of Russian FSB Spetsnaz Drills in Crimea (VIDEO)

    The maneuvers involved combat swimmers and paratroopers as well as armored vehicles, amphibious boats, drones and advanced reconnaissance equipment. “The results of the first stage of the exercise prove that FSB special purpose units are well prepared for counterterrorist missions at maritime facilities of different types,” the FSB reported in a...

    Canada will continue to share intel with allies, says Trudeau
    May25

    Canada will continue to share intel with allies, says Trudeau

    Minister of National Defence Minister Harjit Singh Sajjan stands with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau as he holds a press conference at NATO headquarters during the NATO Summit in Brussels, Belgium on Thursday, May 25, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick BRUSSELS – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Canada will continue as usual when it comes...

    Diverse program for Kupalye festival in Shklov
    May25

    Diverse program for Kupalye festival in Shklov

    The show on the main stage of the festival on 8 July will feature singers and circus artists from Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, Poland, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia. …read more Source:...

    Politics: Russian officials bragged about how well they knew Trump’s advisers
    May25

    Politics: Russian officials bragged about how well they knew Trump’s advisers

    The Russian conversations centered on two top Trump campaign advisers. US spies were able to capture discussions revealing that senior Russian intelligence and government officials sought to sway Donald Trump’s opinion of Russia by way of his advisers, The New York Times reported on Wednesday, citing several current and former American...

    French President Macron seeks fast-track dialogue with Russia in surprise meeting with Putin
    May25

    French President Macron seeks fast-track dialogue with Russia in surprise meeting with Putin

    The new French president will host Vladimir Putin next Monday, for a first meeting since he pledged to deal firmly with Russia. Despite rifts over Syria, Ukraine and cyber attacks, experts predict interesting talks. …read more Source: Deutsche...