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    Ukraine seeking Canada’s help to set up high-level corruption court
    May09

    Ukraine seeking Canada’s help to set up high-level corruption court

    Ukraine is looking for Canada’s backing as the embattled eastern European country establishes a special court to deal with anti-corruption cases. Legislation to set up the separate judicial framework is still making its way through the Ukrainian parliament, but the country’s deputy Speaker Oksana Syroyid said her government needs...

    Ukraine seeking Canada’s help to set up high-level corruption court
    May09

    Ukraine seeking Canada’s help to set up high-level corruption court

    Ukraine is looking for Canada’s backing as the embattled eastern European country establishes a special court to deal with anti-corruption cases. …read more Source:...

    Tillerson, Lavrov to Discuss Syria and Ukraine Wednesday
    May09

    Tillerson, Lavrov to Discuss Syria and Ukraine Wednesday

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is due to meet with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov Wednesday in Washington to discuss Syria, Ukraine and other issues. “On Syria, the secretary intends to discuss efforts to de-escalate violence, provide humanitarian assistance to the Syrian people, and set the stage for a political settlement...

    Ukraine Bans Steven Seagal for Five Years Over ‘National Security’
    May09

    Ukraine Bans Steven Seagal for Five Years Over ‘National Security’

    (MINSK, Belarus) — Ukraine has banned action film actor Steven Seagal from entering the country for five years. Seagal, an American, was given Russian citizenship by President Vladimir Putin last year in a ceremony shown on state television. He has vocally defended the Russian leader’s policies and criticized the U.S. government. A...

    Key Takeaway From Sally Yates: Flynn’s ‘Underlying Conduct’ Was The Problem
    May09

    Key Takeaway From Sally Yates: Flynn’s ‘Underlying Conduct’ Was The Problem

    The Trump administration has insisted for months that former national security adviser Michael Flynn was ousted in February specifically because he misled Vice President Mike Pence about his conversations with the Russian ambassador to the United States. That rationale was dealt a forceful blow on Monday, when former acting Attorney General Sally...

    Head Of Donbas ‘People’s Army’ A Wanted Man In Russia
    May08

    Head Of Donbas ‘People’s Army’ A Wanted Man In Russia

    A man who is wanted in Russia on suspicion of organizing a 2016 pogrom against Tajik migrant workers that left three dead is making a high-profile career for himself heading an anti-Western youth “army” in Ukraine’s breakaway Luhansk region. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Says Poroshenko And Merkel Discuss Russia, Conflict In East
    May08

    Ukraine Says Poroshenko And Merkel Discuss Russia, Conflict In East

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s office says he and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have discussed her meeting last week with Russian President Vladimir Putin. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Head Of Donbas ‘People’s Army’ A Wanted Man In Russia
    May08

    Head Of Donbas ‘People’s Army’ A Wanted Man In Russia

    A man who is wanted in Russia on suspicion of organizing a 2016 pogrom against Tajik migrant workers that left three dead is making a high-profile career for himself heading an anti-Western youth “army” in Ukraine’s breakaway Luhansk region. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Ahead of Syria and Afghanistan by Anti-Vehicle Mine Deaths: Report
    May08

    Ukraine Ahead of Syria and Afghanistan by Anti-Vehicle Mine Deaths: Report

    The Ukraine had by far the most mine explosions and casualties in the world in 2016 due to ongoing conflict in its eastern region. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Bans American Actor Steven Seagal for 5 Years
    May08

    Ukraine Bans American Actor Steven Seagal for 5 Years

    Ukraine has banned action film actor Steven Seagal from entering the country for five years. …read more Source: U.S....