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    The Vicious Causes of Conflict and Abject Poverty
    Mar21

    The Vicious Causes of Conflict and Abject Poverty

    Josephus Moses Gray, the authorCorruption is not a new phenomenon to the African continent and its huge populations, it has been eating up every sphere of the continent especially corruption prone states including Liberia. This unethical practice has grown even larger to the extent it is not only hampering development and growth in the country...

    Ukraine lawmaker: Manafort tried to hide $750,000 payment
    Mar21

    Ukraine lawmaker: Manafort tried to hide $750,000 payment

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Ukrainian lawmaker has published a document that he said ties Paul Manafort, Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, to attempts… …read more Source:...

    Paul Manafort and the Kyrgyz Connection
    Mar21

    Paul Manafort and the Kyrgyz Connection

    Who says a corruption scandal is ever really over? An old Kyrgyz banking scandal shows up in Manafort’s Ukraine dealings. …read more Source: The...

    Former Trump campaign manager alleged to have laundered payments from Ukraine via offshore banks
    Mar21

    Former Trump campaign manager alleged to have laundered payments from Ukraine via offshore banks

    The new documents may revive questions about the ties between the Trump aide Paul Manafort and the party of the former president of Ukraine, Viktor Yanukovych, who has been in hiding in Russia since 2014 …read more Source: Vancouver...

    Trump can’t escape Russia woes
    Mar21

    Trump can’t escape Russia woes

    President Donald Trump’s Russia headaches are far from behind him.One day after the top law enforcement official in the United States confirmed an active FBI investigation into ties between Trump’s campaign and Russian officials, lawmakers are already laying out plans to haul Michael Flynn, Carter Page, Paul Manafort and possibly...

    Yanka Kupala exhibition arranged in Kiev
    Mar21

    Yanka Kupala exhibition arranged in Kiev

    The exhibition called “Destinies of Ukrainians and Belarusians linked together” celebrates the life of the Belarusian classic and explores the meaning of Taras Shevchenko’s legacy for the poet. Yanka Kupala was the one who translated his famous poem My Testament into Belarusian. …read more Source:...

    Why US-Russia Cyber Cooperation Is So Problematic
    Mar21

    Why US-Russia Cyber Cooperation Is So Problematic

    The Russian government is a notoriously bad actor in cyberspace, but this hasn’t stopped them from advocating for greater cyber cooperation abroad. Last year, the United States agreed to resume the 2013 discussions on cyber cooperation that were halted after Russia invaded Crimea. Russian connections to the recent breaches of the Democratic...

    White House distances itself from Paul Manafort, who reportedly laundered money to himself from a pro-Putin party’s “black ledger”
    Mar21

    White House distances itself from Paul Manafort, who reportedly laundered money to himself from a pro-Putin party’s “black ledger”

    Paul Manafort (Credit: Reuters/Carlo Allegri) A month after it was reported that a Ukrainian parliament member had attempted to blackmail Paul Manafort — the former campaign manager for President Donald Trump — with documents over Manafort’s alleged connections to pro-Putin forces in Ukraine, that same parliament member has released...

    Economic woes fuel rare public challenge to Belarus strongman
    Mar21

    Economic woes fuel rare public challenge to Belarus strongman

    MINSK: As some three thousand demonstrators marched through the centre of the Belarusian capital Minsk their anger turned to the man who has dominated their lives for 23 years: strongman leader Alexander Lukashenko. “Leave!” they began chanting. “Leave!” The rally last week was part of the biggest wave of protests to rock isolated Belarus in...

    US Secretary of State to skip NATO meeting, head to Russia instead
    Mar21

    US Secretary of State to skip NATO meeting, head to Russia instead

    BRUSSELS: US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will skip a meeting of NATO foreign ministers in Brussels in April, but will travel to Russia and Italy the same month, a US official said Tuesday. Tillerson will be replaced by a lower-level official at the NATO meeting on April 5-6, a development that will likely fuel new concerns about US President...