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    Foreign policy roundup: U.S. expands Russia sanctions as Donald Trump meets Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko
    Jun21

    Foreign policy roundup: U.S. expands Russia sanctions as Donald Trump meets Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko

    WASHINGTON — The Trump administration ratcheted up pressure on Russia on Tuesday, unveiling sanctions on more than three dozen additional individuals and organizations that have participated in the country’s incursion in Ukraine. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Sinister text messages reveal high-tech front in Ukraine war
    May12

    Sinister text messages reveal high-tech front in Ukraine war

    KIEV, Ukraine — Television journalist Julia Kirienko was sheltering with Ukrainian soldiers and medics two miles from the front when their cell phones began buzzing over the noise of the shelling. Everyone got the same text message at the same time. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Former Trump campaign chairman set to register as foreign agent
    Apr13

    Former Trump campaign chairman set to register as foreign agent

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort will register with the Justice Department as a foreign agent for lobbying work he did on behalf of political interests in Ukraine, led at the time by a pro-Russian political party, his spokesman said Wednesday. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Manafort firm received Ukraine ledger payout
    Apr12

    Manafort firm received Ukraine ledger payout

    WASHINGTON — Last August, a handwritten ledger surfaced in Ukraine with dollar amounts and dates next to the name of Paul Manafort, who was then Donald Trump’s campaign chairman. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Ukrainian officials: Russian agent gunned down former lawmaker
    Mar25

    Ukrainian officials: Russian agent gunned down former lawmaker

    The assassin who gunned down a prominent Russian opposition figure Thursday in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev was identified by Ukrainian officials Friday as a 28-year-old Russian agent. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Ukraine: Russian agent killed Kremlin critic Voronenkov
    Mar24

    Ukraine: Russian agent killed Kremlin critic Voronenkov

    MOSCOW — A Ukrainian official said Friday that the killer of renegade Russian lawmaker Denis Voronenkov, who was gunned down in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev, was a Russian agent, a claim quickly rejected by the Kremlin. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Ukraine
    Mar24

    Former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine — Former Russian lawmaker Denis Voronenkov was shot and killed in Kiev on Thursday in what the Ukrainian president described as an “act of state terrorism” by Russia, an accusation the Kremlin angrily rejected. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    New documents say Trump aide hid payments from pro-Moscow Ukraine party
    Mar21

    New documents say Trump aide hid payments from pro-Moscow Ukraine party

    KIEV, Ukraine — A Ukrainian lawmaker on Tuesday released new financial documents allegedly showing that a former campaign manager to President Trump laundered payments from the party of a disgraced ex-leader of Ukraine using offshore accounts in Belize and Kyrgyzstan. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Methane gas explosion kills eight miners in western Ukraine, 20 missing
    Mar02

    Methane gas explosion kills eight miners in western Ukraine, 20 missing

    Eight miners were killed in a methane gas explosion in a coal mine in western Ukraine’s Lviv region on Thursday. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Ukraine lawmaker who aided Trump associates on pact faces treason inquiry
    Feb22

    Ukraine lawmaker who aided Trump associates on pact faces treason inquiry

    Prosecutors in Ukraine are investigating whether a member of Parliament committed treason by working with two associates of President Donald Trump’s to promote a plan for settling Ukraine’s conflicts with Russia. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

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