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    CPJ Urges Ukraine Prosecutors To Return Azerbaijani Opposition Journalist’s Passport
    Apr05

    CPJ Urges Ukraine Prosecutors To Return Azerbaijani Opposition Journalist’s Passport

    The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) has called on Ukrainian authorities to “immediately” return the Dutch passport of a journalist who fled his homeland of Azerbaijan a decade ago, and stop any extradition procedures against him. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    ICE Has No Plans to Deport This WWII-Era Nazi War-Criminal Immigrant
    Apr05

    ICE Has No Plans to Deport This WWII-Era Nazi War-Criminal Immigrant

    A former Nazi guard continues to live quietly in Queens while ICE kicks law-abiding immigrants out of the U.S. every day. For the past few days, Donald Trump has spent much of his time on social media railing against immigrants and DACA, a policy his tweets prove he does not understand even a little bit. While the president persists in riling his...

    Mueller Comes Up Empty Against Trump
    Apr05

    Mueller Comes Up Empty Against Trump

    According to a report in the Washington Post, “Special counsel Robert S. Mueller III informed President Trump’s attorneys last month that he is continuing to investigate the president but does not consider him a criminal target at this point.” In other words, while Mr. Mueller still considers the president a subject of investigation, he has...

    Roger Stone, Paul Manafort, Jared Kushner, the GRU and the stealing of the presidency
    Apr05

    Roger Stone, Paul Manafort, Jared Kushner, the GRU and the stealing of the presidency

    Roger Stone, Jared Kushner, Paul Manafort (Credit: Getty/AP/Salon) Right from the beginning of the Trump-Russia story, there were two big questions to be answered: If it was true that the Trump campaign and Russians got together,what were the goals of the two sides? And if they engaged in “collusion,” as it came to be called, how did it work? We...

    This Ukrainian startup has its own Apple museum filled with rare gadgets — and we got a private tour
    Apr04

    This Ukrainian startup has its own Apple museum filled with rare gadgets — and we got a private tour

    Software startup MacPaw’s love of Apple traces back to Ukrainian computer developer and Apple afficionado Oleksandr Kosovan. …read more Source: Business...

    Reporter’s Notebook: What Would Vladimir Lenin Have Said?
    Apr04

    Reporter’s Notebook: What Would Vladimir Lenin Have Said?

    What would Vladimir Lenin have said? After the Bolshevik revolution, “while many of the other Kremlin magnates were soon enjoying the trappings of power, Lenin and Nadya [his wife] lived fairly modestly. Their domestic arrangements were similar to the way they had existed in exile — unostentatious,” writes Victor Sebestyen, author of...

    Tables Turned On Anticorruption Activists In Ukraine
    Apr04

    Tables Turned On Anticorruption Activists In Ukraine

    Ukraine’s electronic asset-declaration system has been hailed as a crowning achievement of the post-Maidan government. But critics now warn it is being undermined and used as a tool to quash critics. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Donald Trump: United States Lost Trade War with China Many Years Ago
    Apr04

    Donald Trump: United States Lost Trade War with China Many Years Ago

    “We are not in a trade war with China, that war was lost many years ago by the foolish, or incompetent, people who represented the U.S.,” President Trump wrote on Twitter on Wednesday. …read more Source:...

    New Cold War? Russian Intelligence Head Uses George Orwell’s 1984 To Accuse West Of Hypocrisy
    Apr04

    New Cold War? Russian Intelligence Head Uses George Orwell’s 1984 To Accuse West Of Hypocrisy

    Relations have deteriorated between Russia and the West since the Kremlin annexed Crimea in 2014. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian Man Released From Russian Prison In 2016 Dies At 75
    Apr04

    Ukrainian Man Released From Russian Prison In 2016 Dies At 75

    A Ukrainian man who was freed from a Russian prison and returned home in a high-profile prisoner exchange in 2016 has died at the age of 75. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...