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    Friends, colleagues mourn slain journalist in Ukraine’s Kiev
    Jul20

    Friends, colleagues mourn slain journalist in Ukraine’s Kiev

    MOSCOW (AP) — Friends and colleagues of journalist Pavel Sheremet, who was killed in the Ukrainian capital Kiev a year ago, are marching across town to demand answers from authorities about why his brutal murder has not been solved. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Friends, colleagues mourn slain journalist in Ukraine’s Kiev
    Jul20

    Friends, colleagues mourn slain journalist in Ukraine’s Kiev

    Friends and colleagues of journalist Pavel Sheremet, who was killed in the Ukrainian capital Kiev a year ago, are marching across town to demand answers from authorities about why his … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Friends, colleagues mourn slain journalist in Ukraine’s Kiev
    Jul20

    Friends, colleagues mourn slain journalist in Ukraine’s Kiev

    Friends and colleagues of journalist Pavel Sheremet, who was killed in the Ukrainian capital Kiev a year ago, are marching across town to demand answers from authorities why his brutal murder has not been solved …read more Source: ABC...

    Is Bannon Trump’s Rasputin, Known for Slovenly Appearance and Lack of Normal Social Graces?
    Jul20

    Is Bannon Trump’s Rasputin, Known for Slovenly Appearance and Lack of Normal Social Graces?

    Steve Bannon doesn’t need to have inroads to Russia’s ruling class. He’s with them in spirit. A few days ago, I noted that Steve Bannon seems to be the only member of President Donald Trump’s inner circle untouched by the Russia scandal, which is one reason that President Trump has turned to him to run his war room to...

    Ukrainian Journalists Commemorate Slain Colleague Pavel Sheremet, Demand Answers
    Jul20

    Ukrainian Journalists Commemorate Slain Colleague Pavel Sheremet, Demand Answers

    One year to the day after journalist Pavel Sheremet was killed by a car bomb in central Kyiv, dozens of journalists, civil society activists, friends and colleagues gathered at the scene of the crime to commemorate his life and work. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    When Pushing Democracy on Others Backfires
    Jul20

    When Pushing Democracy on Others Backfires

    In her July 13 op-ed in Foreign Affairs, “How U.S. Officials Can Craft Innovative Human Rights Policy,” former Ambassador Sarah Mendelson recalls her work as a senior, politically-appointed foreign policy official in the Obama administration. Her personal mission, as she recalls, was to “elevate human rights”–first within USAID, and later when...

    EU Condemns Declaration Of ‘Little Russia’ By Ukrainian Separatists
    Jul20

    EU Condemns Declaration Of ‘Little Russia’ By Ukrainian Separatists

    The European Union condemned a move by Ukrainian separatists to declare the creation of a “Little Russia” within the Donetsk region of Ukraine and urged Russia to distance itself from the proposition. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Needs to Address Its Paramilitary Problem
    Jul20

    Ukraine Needs to Address Its Paramilitary Problem

    Michael Sheldon Security, Europe Volunteer battalions represent a legitimacy dilemma for the Ukrainian government. Since the conclusion of Maidan, politically motivated private security actors operating in parallel with the Ukrainian government have played an integral part in the country’s security landscape. While some have been...

    NYT: Manafort Owed Pro-Russia Interests Millions Before Joining Trump Team
    Jul20

    NYT: Manafort Owed Pro-Russia Interests Millions Before Joining Trump Team

    Paul Manafort owed millions of dollars to pro-Russia interests before he became President Donald Trump’s campaign chairman last year, the New York Times reported late Wednesday. According to the New York Times report, which cited financial records filed in Cyprus in 2016, Manafort — who kept bank accounts in the low tax jurisdiction — owed...

    Trump Jr., Manafort To Testify Before Senate Panel Next Week
    Jul20

    Trump Jr., Manafort To Testify Before Senate Panel Next Week

    President Donald Trump’s eldest son and former campaign chairman are slated to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee next week. Donald Trump Jr. and Paul Manafort are among the big-ticket names now expected at a July 26 hearing as part of that panel’s probe into Russia’s interference in the 2016 election and the foreign...