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    UN appeals for record $22.5bn in global aid
    Dec02

    UN appeals for record $22.5bn in global aid

    The United Nations appealed yesterday for a record $22.5bn (18.9bn euros) to provide aid in 2018 to soaring numbers of people slammed by conflicts and disasters around the world.The global appeal by UN agencies and other humanitarian organisations aims to raise funds to help the some 91mn most vulnerable of the nearly 136mn people expected to...

    Ex-Trump Campaign Chairman Manafort In $11.65 Million Bail Deal
    Dec02

    Ex-Trump Campaign Chairman Manafort In $11.65 Million Bail Deal

    Paul Manafort, U.S. President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, has agreed to an $11.65 million bail agreement with the special counsel investigating ties between the Trump campaign and Russia, Manafort’s lawyer says. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ex-Trump aide Flynn pleads guilty to lying about Russia links
    Dec01

    Ex-Trump aide Flynn pleads guilty to lying about Russia links

    Former US National Security Adviser Michael Flynn arrives for a plea hearing at US District Court on Friday. — ReutersWASHINGTON: Donald Trump’s former top advisor Michael Flynn pleaded guilty Friday to lying over his contacts with Russia, in a dramatic escalation of the FBI’s probe into possible collusion between the Trump campaign...

    Ukraine Removed Armenian Delegation: Russian MFA Statement
    Dec01

    Ukraine Removed Armenian Delegation: Russian MFA Statement

    While the members of the delegations were waiting in the hall for an hour, the heads of all delegations were having a separate discussion with the BSEC PA Secretary General and the head of the Ukrainian delegation. …read more Source:...

    Patriarch Filaret Says Ukrainian Church Will Never Go Back To Moscow Patriarchate
    Dec01

    Patriarch Filaret Says Ukrainian Church Will Never Go Back To Moscow Patriarchate

    The head of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, Patriarch Filaret, has said the Ukrainian church will never go back under the control of the Moscow Patriarchate. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    ICC Prosecutor Affirms Decision Not to Formally Investigate Mavi Marmara Killings

    The International Criminal Court (ICC) Prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda, has reaffirmed a previous decision to close the preliminary examination into the Israeli military’s fatal attack on the Gaza-bound Mavi Marmara in May 2010. In a statement released this week by the ICC, Bensouda said that “following a thorough and considered reassessment of...

    2 killed after father of murder victim throws grenades in Ukraine court
    Dec01

    2 killed after father of murder victim throws grenades in Ukraine court

    The father of a murder victim detonated two hand grenades in a courtroom in the Ukrainian city of Nikopol on Thursday and died in the explosion, police said. At least seven others present at the trial,…Click To Continue …read more Source: Daily...

    2 killed after father of murder victim throws grenades in Ukraine court
    Dec01

    2 killed after father of murder victim throws grenades in Ukraine court

    The father of a murder victim detonated two hand grenades in a courtroom in the Ukrainian city of Nikopol on Thursday and died in the explosion, police said. At least seven others present at the trial,…Click To Continue …read more Source: Daily...

    PM Zaev meets World Bank director Heemskerk
    Dec01

    PM Zaev meets World Bank director Heemskerk

    Prime Minister Zoran Zaev met Thursday with Frank Heemskerk, Executive Director at the Board of the World Bank Group, representing the constituency of Armenia, Bosnia Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Georgia, Israel, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, The Netherlands, Romania and Ukraine. …read more Source: Macedonian Information...

    Monetary Imperialism
    Dec01

    Monetary Imperialism

    Photo by Chris Dlugosz In theory, the global financial system is supposed to help every country gain. Mainstream teaching of international finance, trade and “foreign aid” (defined simply as any government credit) depicts an almost utopian system uplifting all countries, not stripping their assets and imposing austerity. The reality since World...