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    Doctors to Examine US Man Sought by Poland in Nazi Case
    Mar16

    Doctors to Examine US Man Sought by Poland in Nazi Case

    American authorities are moving ahead with Poland’s request to extradite a 99-year-old Minnesota man to be tried on allegations he was involved in a World War II massacre of civilians, Polish prosecutors said Thursday. Polish authorities issued an arrest warrant last year after opening a case following a series of 2013 reports in which The...

    Nadiya Savchenko, Ukraine war hero, wants coup
    Mar16

    Nadiya Savchenko, Ukraine war hero, wants coup

    In its drive to become a Western-style liberal democracy, Ukraine is heading in the wrong direction. Systemic corruption, an economy dominated by oligarchs and factionalism are taking their toll, preventing a prosperous and free Ukraine from taking shape. There are many signs for those who look, bringing the ugly face … …read more...

    Donald Trump failed a simple test on his Russian ties
    Mar15

    Donald Trump failed a simple test on his Russian ties

    Donald Trump’s sudden Twitter firing of Rex Tillerson on Tuesday is the moment that it became impossible to maintain the fiction that Trump is not in some way in league with Vladimir Putin. We can’t know whether Putin has, as reported in the Steele dossier, disgusting kompromat that could bring Trump low, or whether Trump has...

    The Words Trump Refuses to Speak
    Mar15

    The Words Trump Refuses to Speak

    It’s as if the nation’s Russia policy is being made by the world’s balkiest teenager.Today, after a week of resistance, President Trump at least delivered something close to a definitive statement about Russian culpability for the March 4 nerve-agent attack on British soil. Asked by ABC’s Jonathan Karl whether he could now...

    Trump failed a simple test on his Russian ties
    Mar15

    Trump failed a simple test on his Russian ties

    Donald Trump’s sudden Twitter firing of Rex Tillerson on Tuesday is the moment that it became impossible to maintain the fiction that Trump is not in some way in league with Vladimir Putin. We can’t know whether Putin has, as reported in the Steele dossier, disgusting kompromat that could bring Trump low, or whether Trump has...

    “Putin’s Chef” says new U.S. sanctions just mean he’ll have to stop eating at McDonald’s
    Mar15

    “Putin’s Chef” says new U.S. sanctions just mean he’ll have to stop eating at McDonald’s

    Evgeny Prigozhin doesn’t seem worried about being the target of new sanctions announced Thursday by the U.S. Treasury Department, which accused him of helping run an online operation aimed at meddling in the U.S. 2016 presidential election. The man known as “Putin’s Chef,” thanks to his background in the food service industry, said...

    Trump finally decided to get tough on Russia. But did he go far enough?
    Mar15

    Trump finally decided to get tough on Russia. But did he go far enough?

    Trump just accused Russia of a chemical weapons attack in the UK — and finally hit Moscow for its election meddling. Donald Trump is one of the most Russia-friendly presidents in modern history. But in less than an hour on Thursday, he rebuked Russia harder than he has throughout his entire time in the White House. Around 9:40 am, the White House...

    Ukrainian Lawmakers Approve New Chief Of National Bank
    Mar15

    Ukrainian Lawmakers Approve New Chief Of National Bank

    Ukraine’s parliament has approved Yakiv Smoliy as the new chief of the National Bank. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Manafort lawyers seek dismissal of charges they say predate 2016 campaign, don’t involve Russia
    Mar15

    Manafort lawyers seek dismissal of charges they say predate 2016 campaign, don’t involve Russia

    Special to WorldTribune.com Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty Paul Manafort, former campaign chief of U.S. President Donald Trump. U.S. President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman asked a judge on March 14 to dismiss criminal charges he faces related to his foreign lobbying work on behalf of Ukraine’s former pro-Russia...

    Russia Is Now a Rogue State. We Must Treat It Like One
    Mar15

    Russia Is Now a Rogue State. We Must Treat It Like One

    On Monday, British Prime Minister Theresa May confirmed what many already suspected: A Russian-made nerve agent was used to try to kill Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in Salisbury, England. Given the nature of the weapon, May concluded, either the Russian government sanctioned the attack or it has lost control of its stock of this...