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    Clinton team hits report of Trump aide’s ties to Russia
    Aug15

    Clinton team hits report of Trump aide’s ties to Russia

    NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton’s campaign is questioning Donald Trump’s top political aide’s ties to a pro-Kremlin political party in the Ukraine… …read more Source:...

    In Ukraine, Attacks On Journalists Chill Media Landscape
    Aug15

    In Ukraine, Attacks On Journalists Chill Media Landscape

    Journalists who have challenged Ukraine’s authorities or reported from separatist-held areas are coming under attack. Extreme nationalists have unleashed a torrent of criticism that has inspired public contempt for journalists, while leaks have exposed their personal data. At the same time, journalists have received death threats, been...

    Headlines for August 15, 2016
    Aug15

    Headlines for August 15, 2016

    Uprisings in Milwaukee After Police Kill African-American ManBaltimore: 12 Arrested Protesting Fraternal Order of Police ConferenceClintons Earned $10.6 Million in 2015, According to Tax Returns”Zero Dollars”: Experts Say Donald Trump May Pay No Income TaxesWSJ Calls on Republican Party to “Write Off” Trump by Labor...

    Why Russia’s Naval Exercise Off The Syrian Coast Is A Big Deal
    Aug15

    Why Russia’s Naval Exercise Off The Syrian Coast Is A Big Deal

    The Russian navy began on Monday an exercise in the eastern Mediterranean, off the coast of Syria, to test its ability to deal with “crisis situations caused by terrorist threats,” according to a statement by the Russian Defense Ministry.The live-fire exercise comes while Russian forces are actively involved in fighting in Syria,...

    Trump struggles for a campaign reset
    Aug15

    Trump struggles for a campaign reset

    New revelations about the foreign financial ties of Donald Trump’s campaign chairman are threatening to steal the thunder from the Republican presidential nominee’s much-hyped foreign policy speech, adding to the turmoil that has engulfed his presidential bid.Paul Manafort on Monday blasted a New York Times report that detailed secret...

    Putin deploys Russia’s most advanced air-defence missiles in Crimea as alarm grows war is imminent
    Aug15

    Putin deploys Russia’s most advanced air-defence missiles in Crimea as alarm grows war is imminent

    World powers urged Russia and Ukraine to refrain from ratcheting up a confrontation over Crimea as Vladimir Putin bolstered the disputed peninsula’s military …read more Source: Vancouver...

    Ukrainian investigators find Trump’s campaign chief listed in off-the-books ‘black ledger’
    Aug15

    Ukrainian investigators find Trump’s campaign chief listed in off-the-books ‘black ledger’

    KIEV, Ukraine — On a leafy side street off Independence Square in Kiev is an office used for years by Donald Trump’s campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, when he consulted for Ukraine’s ruling political party. His furniture and personal items were still there as recently as May. And Manafort’s presence remains elsewhere here in the...

    The Manafort Dossier
    Aug15

    The Manafort Dossier

    Donald Trump is scheduled to deliver what aides are billing as a major foreign-policy speech Monday afternoon, but his campaign is, yet again, already playing defense.In a major piece published Sunday evening, The New York Times delves into the work of Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort in Ukraine. For years, Manafort worked for Viktor...

    Donald Trump’s campaign chairman denies receiving illegal payments for work in Ukraine
    Aug15

    Donald Trump’s campaign chairman denies receiving illegal payments for work in Ukraine

    Ed AdamczykWASHINGTON, Aug. 15 (UPI) — Paul Manafort, chairman of Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, denied he accepted cash payments while working on a Ukrainian political campaign. …read more Source: United Press...

    Why the Minsk agreement will not solve the Ukraine conflict
    Aug15

    Why the Minsk agreement will not solve the Ukraine conflict

    Bryan MacDonald, Special to Russia Beyond the Headlines The Minsk II agreement signed in February 2015 cannot be implemented in its current form and all sides are fully aware of that. …read more Source: United Press...