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Trump Cancels Putin Meeting at G20 Over Ukraine Tensions

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 12:05pm 11/29/2018 at 12:05pm
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President Donald Trump abruptly canceled his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin over the increased tensions in Ukraine after Russia attacked and seized Ukrainian vessels in the Black Sea. From Fox News:

“Based on the fact that the ships and sailors have not been returned to Ukraine from Russia, I have decided...

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Nikki Haley: Russia’s shooting and seizing Ukrainian vessels “another reckless Russian escalation”

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 26, 2018 at 8:00pm 11/26/2018 at 8:00pm

The Trump Administration was quick to condemn what Ukraine claims is Russia’s most recent act of war.

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Ukraine’s Parliament Imposes Martial Law in Regions Next to Russia for 30 Days

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 26, 2018 at 9:00am 11/26/2018 at 9:00am

*UPDATE 2:42PM: Ukraine’s parliament has approved “martial law for 30 days in the regions bordering” Russia.

The undeclared war between Ukraine and Russia took a horrific turn on Sunday after Ukraine claimed that Russia opened fire on its navy in the Kerch Strait, which separates the Black and Azoz Seas.

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Trump Tells Putin: ‘We have great opportunities together as two countries’

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 16, 2018 at 9:00am 7/16/2018 at 9:00am
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President Donald Trump met privately with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, Finland, this morning around 6:30 AM ET.

Trump told CBS News that he had “low expectations” going into the meeting.

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Russian Journalist Faked Death to Stop His Assassination Plot

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at 1:00pm 5/30/2018 at 1:00pm
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WHOA! On Tuesday, just yesterday, we all mourned Russian journalist and Kremlin Arkady Babchenko after his wife found him shot outside of their apartment in Kyiv, Ukraine, and he died on the way to the hospital.

Today, Babchenko turned up at a news conference…ALIVE AND WELL. He faked his death so the...

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Missile From ‘A Russian Brigade’ Downed MH17 Over Ukraine

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 25, 2018 at 7:47am 5/25/2018 at 7:47am
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On July 17, 2014, Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crashed into sunflower fields located in eastern Ukraine. Everyone reasonably pointed fingers at Russia since the two countries had been (and still are) fighting in that region of the former Soviet republic.

A Dutch-led team of investigators announced today that the missile that downed...

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Guilty Plea in another Mueller Process Crime prosecution unrelated to Trump Campaign or Russian Meddling

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 11:00am 2/20/2018 at 11:00am
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Special Counsel Robert Mueller has charged lawyer Alex Van Der Zwaan for making “materially false, fictitious, and fraudulent statements and representations” to his office and the FBI.

Van Der Zwaan will appear in a federal court in Washington this afternoon. He is expected to enter in a guilty plea since he was...

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Mattis in Kyiv to Celebrate Ukraine’s Independence Day

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 24, 2017 at 10:30am 8/24/2017 at 10:30am
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On August 24, 1991, Ukraine formally achieved independence from the USSR. But since 2014, each independence day becomes more important since Russia annexed Crimea and war continues in the east.

This year, Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis is in Kyiv to celebrate with the Ukrainians and to show U.S. support for the...

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Obama Was Warned About Russian Interference in Western Political Systems in 2014

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 14, 2017 at 2:30pm 8/14/2017 at 2:30pm

A report from Politico shows that national security officials warned former President Barack Obama of Russian interference in Western political systems, including the United States. Politico reported:

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Republicans in Congress to Probe DNC Ukraine Connection in 2016 Election

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 27, 2017 at 8:30am 7/27/2017 at 8:30am
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The DNC is alleged to have worked with Ukrainian officials to influence the outcome of the 2016 election by damaging Trump. This isn’t getting as much attention as the Russia story but let’s face it, nothing does.

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CNN’s Camerota Dismisses DNC/Ukraine Oppo Effort as “Red Herring”

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 10:00am 7/13/2017 at 10:00am
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Russia, Russia, Russia. We’re here to talk about Trump/Russia: get it? Don’t go distracting us with talk of the DNC working with Ukraine to dig up dirt on Trump!

This morning on CNN, Alisyn Camerota and John Berman co-hosted a segment with Jason Miller, a former Trump campaign aide, and Dem consultant...

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Ukraine, Russia, U.S. Affected by Latest Cyberattack

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 11:30am 6/28/2017 at 11:30am
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The Petya ransomeware took off yesterday across the globe, affecting state-owned and private businesses in Russia, Europe, and the U.S. The BBC has now reported that it “may have started via corrupted updates on a piece of accountancy software.”

The ransomeware hit Ukraine hardest since it attacked the country’s “power grid, banks...

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Russia’s Presidential Election Will Happen on Crimea Annexation Anniversary

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 4:30pm 5/25/2017 at 4:30pm

WOW WOW WOW. What a bunch of slime balls. Members of Parliament in Moscow have decided to move the 2018 presidential election to the date that President Vladimir Putin annexed Crimea from Ukraine in 2014, a move that the international community has NOT recognized. From The London Times:

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European Union Opens Up to Ukraine

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 9:00am 5/23/2017 at 9:00am
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FINALLY! After 3.5 years of covering Ukraine I honestly never thought this day would come. The European Union has finally allowed visa free travel to Ukraine, giving the pro-West former Soviet Republic the freedom they’ve longed for. It’s one step closer to moving away from Russia. From The Kyiv Post:

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CrowdStrike Revises Russian Hack Into Ukrainian Artillery

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 10:00am 3/29/2017 at 10:00am

Cybersecurity firm CrowdStrike recently revised a report from December that insisted that the group “Fancy Bear,” which has ties to Russian intelligence, used malware to hack into Ukrainian artillery. In the same report, the firm said “Fancy Bear” used the same malware to “hack” into the American election.

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Putin Critic Assassinated in Ukraine was ‘Act of Terrorism’

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 23, 2017 at 3:30pm 3/23/2017 at 3:30pm
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A shooter assassinated former Russian lawmaker Denis Voronenkov, who was also a critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin, outside of a hotel in Kiev, Ukraine.

Voronenkov, former member of the Communist Party, fled to Ukraine last fall with his wife when he found out he would face fraud charges “over the alleged...

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Pence Backs NATO, Shows Total Support for Ukraine

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 18, 2017 at 6:00pm 2/18/2017 at 6:00pm

Vice President Mike Pence attended the Munich Security Conference in Germany where he told Europe that America will stand behind its NATO allies. Pence also met with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko to assure him that America remains committed to Ukraine and that Russia upholds the Minsk Agreement.

President Donald Trump rattled some...

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