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      Military Plane Crashes in Ukraine, Killing at Least 22
      Sep27

      Military Plane Crashes in Ukraine, Killing at Least 22

      A military transport plane carrying air force cadets crashed and burst into flames near a highway in northeastern Ukraine, Friday, September 26, killing at least 22 people on board, officials said. ––––––––– READ MORE: Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said on Saturday the causes of a military plane crash, which killed 26 people, would be...

      At Least 22 Die in Ukraine Plane Crash
      Sep26

      At Least 22 Die in Ukraine Plane Crash

      A Ukrainian military plane crashed and burst into flames on Friday evening, killing at least 22 people on board, authorities said.The aircraft crashed while trying to land at Chuhuiv’s airport in the Kharkiv region, about 400 kilometers east of the capital, Kyiv.”There were 27 people on the aircraft,” said Oleksii Kucher, Kharkiv...

      Republican Senate Report on Biden’s Son Alleges Conflict of Interest
      Sep23

      Republican Senate Report on Biden’s Son Alleges Conflict of Interest

      Two Republican-led Senate committees issued a politically charged report Wednesday alleging that the work Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden’s son did in Ukraine constituted a conflict of interest for the Obama administration at a time when Biden was engaged in Ukraine policy as vice president. But the report said it was ultimately...

      Reports: ‘FinCEN’ Documents Show Banks Moved Suspect Funds
      Sep21

      Reports: ‘FinCEN’ Documents Show Banks Moved Suspect Funds

      Several global banks moved large sums of allegedly illicit funds over a period of nearly two decades, despite red flags about the origins of the money, BuzzFeed and other media reported Sunday, citing confidential documents submitted by banks to the U.S. government.The media reports were based on leaked suspicious activity reports (SARs), filed...

      Civilian Casualties Drop in Eastern Ukraine as Cease-fire Holds
      Sep20

      Civilian Casualties Drop in Eastern Ukraine as Cease-fire Holds

      U.N. officials say a cease-fire that took effect in July in eastern Ukraine appears to be holding and has resulted in a significant drop in civilian casualties.The cease-fire between the Ukrainian government and Russian-backed separatists is giving rise to hope that the period of relative calm, the longest since the conflict began in April 2014,...

      Giuliani Associates Face New Federal Fraud Charges
      Sep18

      Giuliani Associates Face New Federal Fraud Charges

      Federal prosecutors brought new wire fraud charges Thursday against an associate of former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani who was involved in attempts to get Ukrainian officials to investigate the son of U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden. Lev Parnas and his business partner, David Correia, were charged with defrauding investors in a...

      US Consular Official Demands Release of Her Husband from Belarusian Jail
      Sep17

      US Consular Official Demands Release of Her Husband from Belarusian Jail

      A U.S. consular official says her Belarusian-American husband’s life is in “immediate danger” after security forces in Belarus arrested him in July. Vitali Shkliarov, 44, a political analyst who holds a U.S. diplomatic passport, was detained while visiting his elderly parents in his hometown of Gomel ahead of Belarus’s highly charged...

      Ukraine-US Military Exercises Begin As Russia Holds Drills in Belarus
      Sep17

      Ukraine-US Military Exercises Begin As Russia Holds Drills in Belarus

      Ukraine and the United States launched joint military exercises on Thursday, two days after Russia began joint military drills with forces in neighbouring Belarus. The U.S. Embassy in Kyiv said the U.S. Army-led Rapid Trident exercises, taking place near Yavoriv in western Ukraine, would involve about 4,000 servicemen from 10 countries. It said...

      US Official Apologizes After Accusing Scientists of Conspiring Against Trump
      Sep16

      US Official Apologizes After Accusing Scientists of Conspiring Against Trump

      A Trump health appointee who is accused of trying to muzzle an important scientific publication in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic apologized Tuesday for a separate video in which he reportedly says scientists battling the virus are conspiring against President Donald Trump and warns of shootings in America if Trump loses the election....

      Poisoned Russian Opposition Leader Posts Photo from Hospital Bed
      Sep15

      Poisoned Russian Opposition Leader Posts Photo from Hospital Bed

      Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny published a photo of himself in a Berlin hospital bed Tuesday as he recovers from a nerve agent poisoning last month in Siberia.Navalny, surrounded by his family as he sat up in bed, said he was pleased to be able to breathe independently.“I miss you all,” Navalny wrote in the post on Instagram. “I can...