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    Paul Manafort’s lawsuit against Robert Mueller gets thrown out of court
    Apr27

    Paul Manafort’s lawsuit against Robert Mueller gets thrown out of court

    Paul Manafort’s legal team has taken every possible tack in trying to find some way to prevent Manafort from having to go to trial in July. Since the evidence of Manafort’s money laundering, foreign lobbying, and lying under oath seems abundant, getting the case thrown out was possibly the former Trump campaign chairman’s best...

    Pompeo Says No Decision Yet On Iran Deal, Assails Russian ‘Aggression’
    Apr27

    Pompeo Says No Decision Yet On Iran Deal, Assails Russian ‘Aggression’

    New U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said “no decision” has been made on whether the United States will pull out of the landmark 2015 Iran nuclear deal, but he said it is “unlikely” to remain unless major changes are made. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Inside Armenia’s Improbable “Velvet Revolution”
    Apr27

    Inside Armenia’s Improbable “Velvet Revolution”

    For the first months of 2018, observers of Armenian politics quietly wondered what would happen in April, when the nation was set to officially transition from a presidential to a parliamentary republic. Would Serzh Sargsyan, President since 2008, stay on as Prime Minister? Or would he stand down in favor of someone new? He kept quiet about his...

    Cohen And His Father-In-Law Loaned $26M To Taxi Mogul In Marijuana Biz
    Apr27

    Cohen And His Father-In-Law Loaned $26M To Taxi Mogul In Marijuana Biz

    NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump’s personal attorney, whose business dealings are being investigated by the FBI, and the lawyer’s father-in-law have lent $26 million in recent years to a taxi mogul who is shifting into the legalized marijuana industry, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press. Semyon “Sam”...

    This Week: Trump Distances Himself From Cohen, Special Master Appointed
    Apr27

    This Week: Trump Distances Himself From Cohen, Special Master Appointed

    President Trump distanced himself from Michael Cohen this week, as both of the cases against Cohen — the civil case involving Stormy Daniels and the federal criminal case in New York — continued to progress. Judge Kimba Wood appointed veteran prosecutor Barbara Jones as special master in the criminal probe, where she’ll be tasked with...

    Michael Cohen loaned millions to Ukrainian cab mogul
    Apr27

    Michael Cohen loaned millions to Ukrainian cab mogul

    It’s not clear whether the taxi mogul used any of the loans — $6 million of which have come directly from Cohen since 2014 — to finance his grow operation. …read more Source:...

    APNewsBreak: Cohen loaned millions to Ukraine-born cab mogul
    Apr27

    APNewsBreak: Cohen loaned millions to Ukraine-born cab mogul

    President Donald Trump’s personal attorney, whose business dealings are being investigated by the FBI, and his father-in-law have lent $26 million in recent years to a taxi mogul who is … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    APNewsBreak: Cohen loaned millions to Ukraine-born cab mogul
    Apr27

    APNewsBreak: Cohen loaned millions to Ukraine-born cab mogul

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    APNewsBreak: Cohen loaned millions to Ukraine-born cab mogul
    Apr27

    APNewsBreak: Cohen loaned millions to Ukraine-born cab mogul

    President Donald Trump’s personal attorney, whose business dealings are being investigated by the FBI, and his father-in-law have lent $26 million in recent years to a taxi mogul who is … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Russia Tensions to Dominate NATO Meeting, as Ukraine Pushes to Join
    Apr27

    Russia Tensions to Dominate NATO Meeting, as Ukraine Pushes to Join

    U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo travels to the NATO Foreign Ministers’ meeting in Brussels Friday, a day after the U.S. Senate approved his appointment. Russia will top the agenda, as will Western accusations that Moscow poisoned a former spy in Britain. Tensions further increased following Syria’s alleged chemical weapons attack...