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    NSC to present Trump $47M deal to arm Ukraine against Russia
    Nov19

    NSC to present Trump $47M deal to arm Ukraine against Russia

    President Trump will be presented with a plan from senior aides to finance and sell weapons to Ukraine in an effort to counter Russian aggression in the region, ABC News reported Saturday.A State Department source told ABC that the National Security… …read more Source: The...

    Prisoner Swap Between Ukraine, Pro-Russia Separatists Appears to Be Moving Closer
    Nov19

    Prisoner Swap Between Ukraine, Pro-Russia Separatists Appears to Be Moving Closer

    Ukraine and pro-Russia separatists appear to be moving closer to a new round of prisoner exchanges after a flurry of comments from Kyiv, Moscow, and separatist groups. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump To Get Proposal To Supply Defensive Weapons To Ukraine, ABC News Reports
    Nov19

    Trump To Get Proposal To Supply Defensive Weapons To Ukraine, ABC News Reports

    Senior aides will present U.S. President Donald Trump with a $47 million plan to finance and sell high-tech defensive weapons to Ukraine to bolster its efforts to repel Russian aggression in the region, ABC News reported, quoting a State Department source. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Arrests Russian Wanted in Forbes Editor’s Death
    Nov19

    Ukraine Arrests Russian Wanted in Forbes Editor’s Death

    Ukraine officials have arrested a man who is considered a suspect in the 2004 shooting death of Paul Klebnikov, the editor of the Russian edition of Forbes magazine. Ukraine’s state Security Service said in a statement Saturday that it had detained a suspect, a Russian man, who was also wanted in other slayings. The man was arrested in...

    Ukraine Arrests Russian Wanted in Forbes Editor’s Death
    Nov19

    Ukraine Arrests Russian Wanted in Forbes Editor’s Death

    Ukraine officials have arrested a man who is considered a suspect in the 2004 shooting death of Paul Klebnikov, the editor of the Russian edition of Forbes magazine. Ukraine’s state Security Service said in a statement Saturday that it had detained a suspect, a Russian man, who was also wanted in other slayings. The man was arrested in...

    Ukraine Detains Two Russian Allegedly Involved In Klebnikov Killing
    Nov18

    Ukraine Detains Two Russian Allegedly Involved In Klebnikov Killing

    Ukraine’s main security agency says it has detained two Russian citizens wanted by Interpol, including one who allegedly was involved in the assassination of American journalist Paul Klebnikov. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Police: At least 6 officers injured during Odessa protest
    Nov18

    Police: At least 6 officers injured during Odessa protest

    Police in the Ukrainian city of Odessa say the police chief and at least five other officers have been injured during confrontations with protesters. …read more Source: FOX...

    A Perfect Pint? Justin Trudeau Now Has A Craft Beer Named After Him
    Nov18

    A Perfect Pint? Justin Trudeau Now Has A Craft Beer Named After Him

    Talk about a boozy tribute. Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau now has a fancy craft beer named after him. The Trudeau magnum pale ale is brewed at the Beer Theater, a brewery in the western Ukrainian city of Lviv. Interestingly, the Canadian PM isn’t the only world leader with a craft beer named after him: US President Donald...

    The Audacity of Joe Biden
    Nov18

    The Audacity of Joe Biden

    PROMISE ME, DAD: A YEAR OF HOPE, HARDSHIP, AND PURPOSE by Joe BidenFlatiron Books, 272 pages, $27.00Joe Biden’s memoir Promise Me, Dad is many things. It is a snapshot of a painful period of Biden’s life, as his son, Beau, fights a highly aggressive form of brain cancer and eventually dies in June of 2015. It’s a powerful look...

    Congressional aides may have answers on pro-Russia GOP platform change
    Nov18

    Congressional aides may have answers on pro-Russia GOP platform change

    As U.S. investigators probe whether President Donald Trump’s campaign orchestrated a Russia-friendly change to the Republican Party platform last summer, three senior Capitol Hill aides — including Speaker Paul Ryan’s chief of staff — may have answers about how the episode unfolded.The three staffers, who have not been accused of any...