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    Ukraine Prosecutor Accuses Former War Hero of Parliament Attack Plot
    Mar15

    Ukraine Prosecutor Accuses Former War Hero of Parliament Attack Plot

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s top prosecutor has accused Nadiya Savchenko, a former helicopter navigator who became a national hero after being held… …read more Source: U.S....

    Nauert, Elevated to Senior State Dep’t Post, Slams Russia Over Crimea
    Mar15

    Nauert, Elevated to Senior State Dep’t Post, Slams Russia Over Crimea

    In her first statement as acting undersecretary for public diplomacy and public affairs, Heather Nauert on Wednesday marked the fourth anniversary of the controversial referendum that led to Russia’s annexation of Crimea by declaring that “Crimea is Ukraine.” …read more Source: CNS...

    Nauert, Elevated to Senior State Dep’t Post, Slams Russia Over Crimea
    Mar15

    Nauert, Elevated to Senior State Dep’t Post, Slams Russia Over Crimea

    In her first statement as acting undersecretary for public diplomacy and public affairs, Heather Nauert on Wednesday marked the fourth anniversary of the controversial referendum that led to Russia’s annexation of Crimea by declaring that “Crimea is Ukraine.” …read more Source: CNS...

    Manafort Asks Court To Dismiss Case, Says It Doesn’t Involve Russia Or Trump Campaign
    Mar15

    Manafort Asks Court To Dismiss Case, Says It Doesn’t Involve Russia Or Trump Campaign

    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 president. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ex-Trump campaign chairman asks judge to dismiss charges
    Mar15

    Ex-Trump campaign chairman asks judge to dismiss charges

    President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman asked a federal judge Wednesday to dismiss some of the criminal charges he faces related to his foreign lobbying work on behalf of Ukrainian … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Paul Manafort asks judge to dismiss charges
    Mar15

    Paul Manafort asks judge to dismiss charges

    President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman asked a federal judge Wednesday to dismiss some of the criminal charges he faces related to his foreign lobbying work on behalf of Ukrainian interests. In a series of motions, attorneys for Paul Manafort attacked the case brought against him in Washington, arguing that special counsel Robert...

    Ex-Trump campaign chairman asks judge to dismiss charges
    Mar15

    Ex-Trump campaign chairman asks judge to dismiss charges

    President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman asked a federal judge Wednesday to dismiss some of the criminal charges he faces related to his foreign lobbying work on behalf of Ukrainian … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    What Does America Gain by Arming Ukraine?
    Mar15

    What Does America Gain by Arming Ukraine?

    Daniel L. Davis Security, Eurasia Sending these missiles isn’t enough to tip the military balance in Ukraine—but it is more than enough to convince Russia to increase its involvement. On March 1, the State Department authorized the sale of 210 Javelin anti-tank missiles to Ukraine. Sen. Joni Ernst (R-IA), a member of the Senate Armed...

    Putin Hails Crimea Annexation in Speech Ahead of Vote
    Mar15

    Putin Hails Crimea Annexation in Speech Ahead of Vote

    Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday thanked residents of Crimea for voting to annex the peninsula from Ukraine in 2014, calling the move “real democracy” in a speech days ahead of Sunday’s presidential election. “With your decision you restored historical justice,” he told the crowd of supporters in...

    Putin confident on the campaign trail in Crimea
    Mar15

    Putin confident on the campaign trail in Crimea

    British Prime Minister Theresa May announced new measures against Russia after an ex-Russian spy was poisoned. Russian President Vladimir Putin didn’t mention the news while on the campaign trail in Crimea. CBS News correspondent Elizabeth Palmer reports. …read more Source:...