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    Judge Grills Prosecutors On Relevance Of Manafort Case To Russia Probe
    May04

    Judge Grills Prosecutors On Relevance Of Manafort Case To Russia Probe

    The federal judge overseeing the indictment of Paul Manafort in the Eastern District of Virginia on Friday quizzed the attorneys representing special counsel Robert Mueller on how the charges they brought against Manafort were linked to their core investigation into Russian election interference and any potential collusion with members of the...

    Armenia Is Breaking the Post-Soviet Mold
    May04

    Armenia Is Breaking the Post-Soviet Mold

    As the sun set over the Armenian capital of Yerevan on May 2nd, opposition leader Nikol Pashinyan made his way into the city’s central Republic Square to address a crowd of some 150,000 people. For almost three weeks, many of them had served alongside Pashinyan in a unprecedented and peaceful campaign of civil disobedience against the...

    Judge Gives Team Mueller Rough Ride
    May04

    Judge Gives Team Mueller Rough Ride

    TPM’s Caitlin MacNeal just came out of a hearing in the Paul Manafort case in federal court in Virginia. She’ll be filing shortly. A quick preview: The hearing was on the former Trump campaign chairman’s motion to dismiss the federal grand jury indictment against him. It was focused on whether Special Counsel Robert Mueller...

    Ukrainian Nationalists Seize Brazilian Man Who Fought For Separatists
    May04

    Ukrainian Nationalists Seize Brazilian Man Who Fought For Separatists

    A mob of Ukrainian nationalists has seized a Brazilian man who fought for Russia-backed separatists and had been living secretly in a Kyiv monastery since being abruptly released from prison pending a retrial in Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Barca measure domestic triumphs against Real’s European success in ‘Clasico’
    May04

    Barca measure domestic triumphs against Real’s European success in ‘Clasico’

    Barcelona players pose for a team group photo before the match. Photo: Reuters BARCELONA: La Liga and King’s Cup champions Barcelona will be flying high when they host Real Madrid on Sunday in the ‘Clasico’ but their arch rivals will be feeling equally smug after reaching the Champions League final for a third year in a row. After...

    Gunshots Fired As Brawl Breaks Out At Town Council Session In Ukraine
    May04

    Gunshots Fired As Brawl Breaks Out At Town Council Session In Ukraine

    Police in the town of Nikopol in Ukraine’s eastern Dnipropetrovsk region are investigating violence and gunfire that erupted at a town council meeting. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia to Continue Deploying Advanced S-400 Air Defense Missile Systems to Crimea
    May04

    Russia to Continue Deploying Advanced S-400 Air Defense Missile Systems to Crimea

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Crimean air defense forces will get advanced S-400 Triumf long-range and Pantsyr-S short-and medium-range surface-to-air missile systems this year, Commander of Russia’s Southern Military District Alexander Dvornikov said on Friday. …read more Source: Fars News...

    The Question: Mueller interviews Trump
    May04

    The Question: Mueller interviews Trump

    x Vimeo Video Now that a list of Mueller’s questions for President Trump has leaked, we have a better idea of how much trouble awaits the president. Add that together with Trump’s inability to keep his mouth shut or stay on message and you’ve got a defense attorney’s nightmare. There is almost no way the president can...

    Baku hosts first trilateral political consultations of foreign ministries of Azerbaijan, Turkey and Ukraine
    May04

    Baku hosts first trilateral political consultations of foreign ministries of Azerbaijan, Turkey and Ukraine

    The first trilateral political consultations among the ministries of foreign affairs of Azerbaijan, Turkey and Ukraine have been held in Baku. The political consultations were co-chaired by deputy ministers of foreign affairs Khalaf Khalafov of the Republic of Azerbaijan …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    A New Zion Near Odesa
    May04

    A New Zion Near Odesa

    They don’t use a contraceptives and they don’t attend universities — the “Evangelical Christian Holy Zionists” are a Ukrainian religious community founded in the 1930s. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...