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    Russians behind the killing of 29 civilians in Ukraine identified
    May10

    Russians behind the killing of 29 civilians in Ukraine identified

    A Russian major general now believed to be helping lead his country’s missile and artillery efforts in Syria was behind the indiscriminate shelling in January 2015 of a Ukrainian town … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Russians behind the killing of 29 civilians in Ukraine identified
    May10

    Russians behind the killing of 29 civilians in Ukraine identified

    A Russian major general now believed to be helping lead his country’s missile and artillery efforts in Syria was behind the indiscriminate shelling in January 2015 of a Ukrainian town … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Trump Signs Holocaust Property Law That Has Angered Poland
    May10

    Trump Signs Holocaust Property Law That Has Angered Poland

    U.S. President Donald Trump has signed an act that Jewish groups praise as helpful in their efforts to reclaim lost property in Poland, but which the Polish government says is discriminatory. The White House said on Wednesday that Trump signed the Justice for Uncompensated Survivors Today — or JUST — Act. It requires the State Department to...

    Russian Oligarch Victor Vekselberg Links Russia, Cohen Probes
    May10

    Russian Oligarch Victor Vekselberg Links Russia, Cohen Probes

    We’ve known since last fall that U.S. citizens linked to Russian oligarch Viktor Vekselberg gave millions to Republican political committees supporting Donald Trump. Now, a new document shedding light on Michael Cohen’s financial dealings offers evidence that a U.S. firm directly tied to Vekselberg continued to shell out some $500,000...

    Russian Official Doused With Filthy Fluid In Kyiv By Ukrainian Nationalists
    May10

    Russian Official Doused With Filthy Fluid In Kyiv By Ukrainian Nationalists

    The director of a Russian cultural office in Ukraine’s capital has been drenched with a bucketful of green antiseptic liquid mixed with feces, with a Ukrainian nationalist group saying it wanted to send him a message. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Democrats Don’t Have a Foreign Policy, They Have A Trump Policy
    May10

    The Democrats Don’t Have a Foreign Policy, They Have A Trump Policy

    Daniel Greenfield, a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the Freedom Center, is an investigative journalist and writer focusing on the radical left and Islamic terrorism. Quick, what’s the Dem position on Syria? What about China? Don’t bother. There was once a time when Democrats could discuss Syria, North Korea, the South China Sea,...

    Ukrainian Separatists Parade Banned Heavy Weapons In Donetsk
    May10

    Ukrainian Separatists Parade Banned Heavy Weapons In Donetsk

    The city of Donetsk in a separatist-held area in eastern Ukraine held a Victory Day parade on May 9 despite a ban on such celebrations in Ukraine as well as on the tanks and other heavy weapons featured in the parade. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian nationalists pour foul fluid on Russian official
    May10

    Ukrainian nationalists pour foul fluid on Russian official

    The director of a Russian cultural office in Ukraine’s capital has been drenched with a bucketful of green antiseptic liquid mixed with feces …read more Source: ABC...

    Russian Tycoon Known for Faberge Eggs Tied to Cohen Payment
    May10

    Russian Tycoon Known for Faberge Eggs Tied to Cohen Payment

    Outside the rarified sphere of the super-rich, tycoon Viktor Vekselberg is mostly known in Russia for spending more than $100 million to bring cultural artifacts back to their homeland, including an array of Faberge eggs glittering with gold and jewels. By Vekselberg’s standards, the money he laid out wasn’t all that much: His fortune...

    Turkey’s Energy Ambitions
    May09

    Turkey’s Energy Ambitions

    The year 2017 set a record in Turkey that only a few people noticed: namely, a historic peak in Russian gas deliveries. Gazprom sales to Turkish customers shot up by 17.3 percent and hit 29 billion cubic meters (bcm). This was partly due to an exceptionally harsh winter. On January 7, the cold wave sweeping down from Eastern Europe had the...