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Section: The Washington Times (USA)

    George Soros’ snake oil bad medicine for struggling Ukraine
    May25

    George Soros’ snake oil bad medicine for struggling Ukraine

    ANALYSIS/OPINION: As President Trump takes on the globalist scourge that has savaged the American middle class, it is instructive to look at other areas of the world where the so-called “Soros prescription” is alive and well. Mr. Trump tapped into a deep, rich vein of domestic angst over the open-border, … …read more...

    Probe: Missile that downed MH17 came from Russia-based unit
    May24

    Probe: Missile that downed MH17 came from Russia-based unit

    BUNNIK, Netherlands (AP) – The missile used to shoot down a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet over eastern Ukraine in 2014, killing all 298 aboard, belonged to a Russia-based military unit, an international team of investigators said Thursday after painstakingly studying video and photos of a military convoy. The criminal investigation...

    Macron and Putin to discuss Iran nuclear deal, Syria
    May24

    Macron and Putin to discuss Iran nuclear deal, Syria

    PARIS (AP) – Having failed to persuade U.S. President Donald Trump to stay in the Iran nuclear accord, French President Emmanuel Macron is reaching out to Russian President Vladimir Putin. Macron heads to St. Petersburg on Thursday amid deep differences with Putin over Syria, Ukraine and alleged Russian meddling abroad. … …read...

    Russia initiates terrorism investigation into Washington Examiner journalists over Crimea article
    May18

    Russia initiates terrorism investigation into Washington Examiner journalists over Crimea article

    Russian authorities have initiated criminal proceedings after The Washington Examiner, a D.C.-based magazine and website, published an article urging Ukraine to bomb Russia’s newly opened bridge to Crimea. Washington Examiner editorial director Hugo Gurdon and columnist Tom Rogan are both being criminally investigated in connection with the...

    Merkel meeting with Putin for talks on Syria, Ukraine
    May18

    Merkel meeting with Putin for talks on Syria, Ukraine

    SOCHI, Russia (AP) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel is holding talks with President Vladimir Putin in Russia on Friday about the conflicts in Syria and Ukraine, the Iran nuclear agreement and a planned pipeline to bring gas from Russia to Germany. The meeting in the Black Sea resort of Sochi … …read more Source: The Washington...

    Vladimir Putin crosses a bridge too far in writing off West
    May18

    Vladimir Putin crosses a bridge too far in writing off West

    ANALYSIS/OPINION: This week, Vladimir Putin officially opened the recently-constructed Kerch Strait Bridge that the Russian president commissioned to connect the newly-annexed Crimean Peninsula to the Russian mainland. To commemorate the occasion, Mr. Putin led a convoy of new trucks across the $3 billion, 12-mile bridge, the longest span in...

    Gina Haspel, Trump CIA nominee, ‘shrouded in scandal,’ says Russian press
    May11

    Gina Haspel, Trump CIA nominee, ‘shrouded in scandal,’ says Russian press

    As Gina Haspel, President Trump’s nominee to head the CIA, testified at the Senate hearing this week, media from around the world — especially from India, Russia and Ukraine — weighed in with their concerns. On Wednesday, the controversial but widely respected long-time veteran of the CIA’s clandestine service batted …...

    Senate Dems concerned Ukraine not cooperating with Mueller’s Russia probe
    May05

    Senate Dems concerned Ukraine not cooperating with Mueller’s Russia probe

    Top Senate Democrats are pushing Ukrainian officials to explain allegations that they’re not cooperating with special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation because they fear President Trump. The three senators — Robert Menendez of New Jersey, the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, and Richard Durbin of Illinois...

    Advanced U.S. missile system arrives in Ukraine, Kiev confirms

    The Ukrainian army has received the first tranche of a large shipment of advanced U.S. anti-tank missile systems under a weapons pact inked between Washington and Kiev in March. The first deliveries of the the FGM-148 Javelin anti-tank missile, the shoulder-fired weapon is armed with a so-called “fire and forget” … …read...

    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...

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