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    European Union chief Donald Tusk says the EU will extend sanctions against Russia over Ukraine
    Jun22

    European Union chief Donald Tusk says the EU will extend sanctions against Russia over Ukraine

    European Union chief Donald Tusk says the EU will extend sanctions against Russia over Ukraine …read more Source: ABC...

    Report: Congress Investigating If Trump Team Used Voter Data Stolen By Russia
    Jun22

    Report: Congress Investigating If Trump Team Used Voter Data Stolen By Russia

    Congress is investigating whether any private voter information allegedly stolen by Russian hackers was passed to or used by the Trump campaign, Time reported Thursday. Ken Menzel, general counsel of the Illinois State Board of Elections, told Time that 90,000 state voter records were obtained through cyberattacks on their system, 90 percent of...

    Pre-Verdict Detention Of Crimean Tatar Activist On Trial Prolonged
    Jun22

    Pre-Verdict Detention Of Crimean Tatar Activist On Trial Prolonged

    A court in Russia-controlled Crimea has prolonged the pre-verdict detention of Crimean Tatar activist Ahtem Chiygoz, who is on trial in connection with resistance to Russia’s annexation of Crimea in 2014. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Europe Dismantles Ukraine’s ‘Paper Curtain’
    Jun22

    Europe Dismantles Ukraine’s ‘Paper Curtain’

    By waiving visa requirements, European countries opened the door to 45 million potential vacationers, though few Ukrainians can afford to travel abroad. …read more Source: The New York...

    Prufrock: Banquets in Communist China, Mikhail Bulgakov’s Tragic Life, and a History of the Rock Star
    Jun22

    Prufrock: Banquets in Communist China, Mikhail Bulgakov’s Tragic Life, and a History of the Rock Star

    Reviews and News: Why did Mikhail Bulgakov, a conservative medical doctor from Kiev, on WeeklyStandard.com …read more Source: The Weekly...

    Poroshenko Hails EU ‘Solidarity’ With Ukraine
    Jun22

    Poroshenko Hails EU ‘Solidarity’ With Ukraine

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says he and European Council President Donald Tusk have discussed relations with the EU, as well as U.S. sanctions related to the conflict in eastern Ukraine and to Russia’s illegal annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Adam: Canada’s history, like you’ve never seen it before
    Jun22

    Adam: Canada’s history, like you’ve never seen it before

    When I wrote recently about the lack of any notable legacy project in Ottawa to remind us of Canada’s 150 years of nationhood, folks at the Canadian Museum of History wondered if I had seen their permanent exhibition of Canadian history that opens Canada Day, July 1. I had not, and went to take a look. It is a legacy project worth its name,...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko says will sign defense deals with USA soon
    Jun22

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko says will sign defense deals with USA soon

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said after meetings in Washington that Kiev and the United States would soon sign a number of agreements boosting defense cooperation. …read more Source:...

    Looks like the US will start providing Ukraine with weapons to combat Russia with
    Jun22

    Looks like the US will start providing Ukraine with weapons to combat Russia with

    “And very important agreements will be signed, including agreements on defense cooperation, including an agreement on defense procurement.” …read more Source: Business...

    Ukraine’s president said Trump showed strong support for his country’s independence
    Jun22

    Ukraine’s president said Trump showed strong support for his country’s independence

    “We received strong support from the U.S. side, support in terms of sovereignty, territorial integrity and the independence of our state,” …read more Source: Business...