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    ‘It feels like no one needs us’: Hope fades as Ukraine’s war drags on
    Apr13

    ‘It feels like no one needs us’: Hope fades as Ukraine’s war drags on

    How residents of Donetsk are dealing with constant shelling and the ongoing war in Ukraine. …read more Source: Business...

    Erdogan Is Popular For The Same Reason Duterte, Modi And Putin Are Popular
    Apr13

    Erdogan Is Popular For The Same Reason Duterte, Modi And Putin Are Popular

    MANILA, Philippines ― On Sunday, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Turkey’s charismatic president, will face his biggest electoral test yet: A game-changing referendum that will decide whether he will become an all-powerful president until 2029.The failed 2016 coup against the Turkish government provided Erdogan the perfect pretext to fully consolidate...

    Russia: ‘Too Early Yet’ to Know Whether Ties with US Will Improve
    Apr13

    Russia: ‘Too Early Yet’ to Know Whether Ties with US Will Improve

    The Kremlin says it is “too early yet” to know whether U.S. and Russian relations will improve after hours of contentious talks Russian President Vladimir Putin and Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov held Wednesday with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. Putin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Thursday the tone of the Moscow meetings had...

    Paul Manafort’s off-the-books funding appears to include $20 million from Trump associates
    Apr13

    Paul Manafort’s off-the-books funding appears to include $20 million from Trump associates

    On August 19, just weeks after the Republican convention, Paul Manafort resigned as campaign chairman of Donald Trump’s campaign. Manafort left under pressure as stories of his corruption, secret funding by the Russians, and anti-NATO activities were growing almost daily. Fresh details of alleged secret payments allocated for Paul Manafort...

    Coppola, Kidman and virtual reality in Cannes lineup
    Apr13

    Coppola, Kidman and virtual reality in Cannes lineup

    PARIS (AP) — A Civil War film by Sofia Coppola, a Ukrainian road movie and a drama about AIDS activism are among 18 films competing for prizes at… …read more Source:...

    Trump’s Plan to End Europe
    Apr13

    Trump’s Plan to End Europe

    Within weeks of his inauguration, President Donald Trump had already wrought a strategic revolution in U.S. foreign policy. Russia, formerly an antagonist, has been promoted to preferred partner. In its place, Team Trump has identified a new enemy. With this enemy there can be no coexistence, no cooperation. It must be humbled and divided, not...

    NATO’s chief on how to prevent Russian tensions from spiraling
    Apr13

    NATO’s chief on how to prevent Russian tensions from spiraling

    JUDY WOODRUFF: As we reported earlier, President Trump hosted the NATO secretary-general this afternoon at the White House. And a short time later, I spoke with Jens Stoltenberg. Mr. Secretary-General, welcome to the NewsHour. We heard President Trump say today that relations between the United States and Russia may be at their lowest point since...

    NATO’s chief on how to prevent Russian tensions from spiraling
    Apr13

    NATO’s chief on how to prevent Russian tensions from spiraling

    JUDY WOODRUFF: As we reported earlier, President Trump hosted the NATO secretary-general this afternoon at the White House. And a short time later, I spoke with Jens Stoltenberg. Mr. Secretary-General, welcome to the NewsHour. We heard President Trump say today that relations between the United States and Russia may be at their lowest point since...

    Cannes Film Festival releases broad lineup, high security
    Apr13

    Cannes Film Festival releases broad lineup, high security

    PARIS (AP) — A Civil War film by Sofia Coppola, a Ukrainian road movie and a film about AIDS activism are among 18 films competing for the top prizes at this year’s Cannes Film Festival, which organizers hope can help counter nationalist sentiment. …read more Source: CNS...

    Paul Manafort’s exit strategy: Trump’s campaign chairman set up shell company to get loans from Trump-tied businesses
    Apr13

    Paul Manafort’s exit strategy: Trump’s campaign chairman set up shell company to get loans from Trump-tied businesses

    (Credit: AP Photo/Matt Rourke) In the aftermath of reports that Paul Manafort, the former campaign manager to President Donald Trump, received payments that can be traced back to an infamous Ukrainian “black ledger,” it also emerged on Wednesday that Manafort will register with the Department of Justice as a foreign agent. Manafort created a...