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    Trump Got Paid $150K for a YouTube Video
    Nov23

    Trump Got Paid $150K for a YouTube Video

    When a Ukrainian oligarch gave to the Clinton Foundation, Trump called it crooked. When the same billionaire gave to his charity, Trump buttered him up. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Donor At The Center Of A Clinton Pay-To-Play Scandal Also Gave To Trump’s Foundation
    Nov22

    Donor At The Center Of A Clinton Pay-To-Play Scandal Also Gave To Trump’s Foundation

    WASHINGTON ― After Donald Trump launched his presidential campaign, his foundation received a generous donation from a Ukrainian oligarch whose donations to the Clinton Foundation sparked accusations that Hillary Clinton engaged in an ethically murky mix of philanthropy and politics. The information became public on Tuesday, with the publication...

    Two Chinese companies plan to build solar power plants inside the Chornobyl exclusion zone
    Nov22

    Two Chinese companies plan to build solar power plants inside the Chornobyl exclusion zone

    Two Chinese companies have put together plans to build massive solar capture plants inside the Chornobyl* exclusion zone — the area of Ukraine that’s still mostly uninhabited after the 1986 Chornobyl nuclear plant disaster in the town of Pripyat. “There will be remarkable social benefits and economic ones as we try to renovate the once...

    Landmine Casualties Increased Sharply In 2015
    Nov22

    Landmine Casualties Increased Sharply In 2015

    The number of casualties from landmines and similar explosives rose sharply last year to the highest level in a decade, a monitoring group said in a report issued on November 22. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Releases Video Of Detained Russia Soldiers As Kyiv, Moscow Trade Accusations
    Nov22

    Ukraine Releases Video Of Detained Russia Soldiers As Kyiv, Moscow Trade Accusations

    Ukrainian authorities have released a video showing what they say was the detention of two military deserters who had defected to Russia, escalating a standoff between Kyiv and Moscow over the fate of the two men. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian teacher tried to sell boarding school teen for $10K, official says
    Nov22

    Ukrainian teacher tried to sell boarding school teen for $10K, official says

    Andrew V. PestanoKIEV, Ukraine, Nov. 22 (UPI) — Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said a teacher was arrested for trying to sell a 13-year-old girl who was living at a boarding school for $10,000. …read more Source: United Press...

    “If You Want Peace, Prepare for Resistance”
    Nov22

    “If You Want Peace, Prepare for Resistance”

    Jan Osburg, Stephen J. Flanagan, Marta Kepe Security, Europe Si Vis Pacem, Para Resistentiam – If You Want Peace, Prepare for Resistance Si Vis Pacem, Para Resistentiam – If You Want Peace, Prepare for Resistance In a rare and courageous step, the government of Lithuania recently issued a guide on how its citizens can resist a potential Russian...

    Cooperation With Russia Is Possible
    Nov22

    Cooperation With Russia Is Possible

    In his recent interview with Henry Kissinger, Jeffrey Goldberg asked the former secretary of state and national security advisor what he would advise the next president of the United States to do first. That president, Kissinger replied, should ask, “What are we”—the United States—“trying to achieve, even if we must pursue it alone? … What are we...

    Russian Tankers Defy EU Ban to Smuggle Jet Fuel to Syria
    Nov22

    Russian Tankers Defy EU Ban to Smuggle Jet Fuel to Syria

    By Guy Faulconbridge and Jonathan Saul LONDON (Reuters)–Russian tankers have smuggled jet fuel to Syria through EU waters, bolstering military supplies to a war-torn country where Moscow is carrying out air strikes in support of the government, according to sources with knowledge of the matter. At least two Russian-flagged ships made...

    Russian City to Honor Murdered Kremlin Critic Boris Nemtsov
    Nov22

    Russian City to Honor Murdered Kremlin Critic Boris Nemtsov

    Murdered Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov is set to be honored with a memorial plaque in the region where he was once governor, the local city council of Nizhny Novgorod announced on Monday. During a council meeting, mayor of the capital city of the Nizhegorod region, Ivan Karnilin, said that enough time had legally passed since Nemtsov’s...