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    Ukraine’s Soccer Federation To Shun FIFA Congress In Moscow
    Apr25

    Ukraine’s Soccer Federation To Shun FIFA Congress In Moscow

    A spokesman for Ukraine’s soccer federation has said the organization will skip a meeting of world soccer’s governing body scheduled to be held in Moscow this summer. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    What’s Robert Mueller’s next big move? Here are 9 possibilities.
    Apr25

    What’s Robert Mueller’s next big move? Here are 9 possibilities.

    Recent reports suggest intriguing possibilities for where the investigation is going. What’s the next shoe that will drop in special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation? Mueller’s team won’t say publicly, and they don’t seem to be leaking about it either. But the people they’ve been questioning have been...

    Russian Civilians Helping Assad Use Military Base Back Home – Witnesses
    Apr25

    Russian Civilians Helping Assad Use Military Base Back Home – Witnesses

    MOLKINO, Russia (Reuters) – The Kremlin says it has nothing to do with Russian civilians fighting in Syria but on three recent occasions groups of men flying in from Damascus headed straight to a defense ministry base in Molkino, Reuters reporters witnessed. Molkino in southwestern Russia is where the Russian 10th Special Forces Brigade is based,...

    1,100 Russian Jews to hear at Auschwitz about Polish rescue, betrayal of Jews
    Apr25

    1,100 Russian Jews to hear at Auschwitz about Polish rescue, betrayal of Jews

    (JTA) — Russia’s main Jewish group is sending its largest delegation ever to the former Nazi death camp of Auschwitz in Poland, where participants will hear about Polish bravery but also complicity in the Holocaust, a top rabbi from Moscow said. The Federation of Jewish Communities of Russia will send 1,100 teenagers and young adults to...

    Hostility Toward Media No Longer Limited To Authoritarians, Watchdog Warns
    Apr25

    Hostility Toward Media No Longer Limited To Authoritarians, Watchdog Warns

    The media watchdog Reporters Without Borders (RSF) is warning that violations of press freedom are no longer the practice of authoritarian regimes and dictatorships. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Marxists Look Back on the Russian Revolution
    Apr25

    Marxists Look Back on the Russian Revolution

    October: The Story of the Russian Revolution, China Míeville, Verso, 384 pages. The Dilemmas of Lenin: Terrorism, War, Empire, Love, Revolution, Tariq Ali, Verso, 384 pages. On October 25, 1917, across the city of Petrograd, the Bolshevik party was preparing to take power from the Provisional Government that had overthrown the autocratic Tsarist...

    National Militia compounds problems for Ukraine with Russia fight
    Apr25

    National Militia compounds problems for Ukraine with Russia fight

    KIEV, Ukraine — A dozen men, the oldest just 21, jumped out of a minibus and filed through the main entrance of the ATEK heavy machinery plant in Kiev recently. They were members of the National Militia, a new patriotic organization that has been recruiting only male Ukrainians for the … …read more Source: The Washington...

    Paul Manafort Was Under FBI Scrutiny Before He Joined the Trump Campaign, Documents Show
    Apr24

    Paul Manafort Was Under FBI Scrutiny Before He Joined the Trump Campaign, Documents Show

    The revelation shows that the FBI’s investigation into Trump’s connections with Russia is not a political operation. President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager Paul Manafort was interviewed by the FBI long before the 2016 presidential race, new court documents show. This revelation shows that the FBI’s interests in...

    Manafort and Gates were already interviewed by the FBI before they were hired by Trump campaign
    Apr24

    Manafort and Gates were already interviewed by the FBI before they were hired by Trump campaign

    Before he came on board as first an adviser, then the chairman of Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, Paul Manafort had at least two meetings with the FBI. The documents filed late Monday by prosecutors in the office of special counsel Robert S. Mueller III, who is investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential campaign, show...

    Kazakh Citizen Faces Trial For Joining Russia-Backed Separatists In Eastern Ukraine
    Apr24

    Kazakh Citizen Faces Trial For Joining Russia-Backed Separatists In Eastern Ukraine

    The trial of a Kazakh citizen who fought alongside Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine has started in Kazakhstan’s central city of Qaraghandy. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...