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    Ukrainian interpreter who attended Trudeau meeting arrested on suspicion of being Russian spy
    Dec22

    Ukrainian interpreter who attended Trudeau meeting arrested on suspicion of being Russian spy

    Stanislav Yezhov was part of a Ukrainian government delegation that accompanied Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman during a visit to Ottawa, Toronto and Montreal in October …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Congress narrowly avoids shutdown just in time for vacation
    Dec22

    Congress narrowly avoids shutdown just in time for vacation

    Sign up for a weekly newsletter about President Donald Trump to be delivered to your inbox every Friday. Donald Trump made it clear at the beginning of his campaign that he wasn’t going to follow the normal rules or tone of politics. We’re keeping track of all the ways his presidency veers from the norm in terms of policy and...

    The Open Secret About
Trump’s Collusion With Russia
    Dec21

    The Open Secret About Trump’s Collusion With Russia

    Donald Trump made countless startling statements during last year’s presidential campaign, but one—in Doral, Florida—may be coming back to haunt him. At a televised news conference on July 27, 2016, Trump delivered a direct message to Moscow. Not content with the fact that Russia had hacked the Democratic National Committee, the candidate...

    Unlike Obama, Trump Approves Weapons Sale to Ukraine
    Dec21

    Unlike Obama, Trump Approves Weapons Sale to Ukraine

    Want some real Russia collusion? Let’s try a flashback to the heroic era of Obama’s “Appease All Enemies Foreign and Domestic” foreign policy. Ukraine’s interim government has asked Washington to provide its military forces with arms, ammunition and intelligence support, senior U.S. officials said, but the U.S. has...

    Congress fiddles while America burns

    (Credit: AP/Getty/Salon) Have you listened to the president lately? Every time he faces a microphone, he’s talking about collusion. Well, “no collusion” anyway. “What has been shown is no collusion, no collusion,” he said after his former National Security Adviser plead guilty a couple of weeks ago. “There has been absolutely no collusion.”...

    Trump gives green light to selling lethal arms to Ukraine
    Dec21

    Trump gives green light to selling lethal arms to Ukraine

    The Trump administration on Wednesday approved the sale of lethal arms to Ukraine’s government as the country battles pro-Russian separatists in its eastern provinces…. …read more Source: The...

    Interview: EU Urges Western Balkans, Eastern Partnership Countries To Speed Up Reforms
    Dec21

    Interview: EU Urges Western Balkans, Eastern Partnership Countries To Speed Up Reforms

    The European Union is urging Western Balkans countries and members of the Eastern Partnership program that have visa-free travel arrangements with the EU to do more to fight organized crime and corruption. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    UN Approves Measure Condemning Rights Violations In Russian-Annexed Crimea
    Dec21

    UN Approves Measure Condemning Rights Violations In Russian-Annexed Crimea

    The UN General Assembly has approved a resolution strongly condemning human rights violations in Russian-annexed Crimea and referring to Russia as an “occupying power” there. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Vienna Court Rejects Spain’s Extradition Request For Ukrainian Oligarch Firtash
    Dec21

    Vienna Court Rejects Spain’s Extradition Request For Ukrainian Oligarch Firtash

    A court in Vienna has decided against extraditing Ukrainian oligarch Dymitro Firtash from Austria to Spain, saying Madrid had not provided enough proof linking Firtash to alleged crimes. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Vienna Court Rejects Spain’s Extradition Request For Ukrainian Oligarch Firtash

    A court in Vienna has decided against extraditing Ukrainian oligarch Dymitro Firtash from Austria to Spain, saying Madrid had not provided enough proof linking Firtash to alleged crimes. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...