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Trump lawyer - Manafort said nothing damaging in Mueller interviews


Under an unusual arrangement, Paul Manafort's attorney has kept Donald Trump informed about the former campaign chairman's meetings with prosecutors investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. election and, according to Trump's lawyer, Manafort has not said anything damaging about the president.

Russian oligarch under U.S. sanctions files suit against Nordic banks 22 Oct 2018

HELSINKI A Russian businessman under U.S. sanctions over the Ukraine conflict due to his close ties with President Vladimir Putin has filed suit against four Nordic banks, accusing them of discrimination, a court said on Monday.

Russian charged with conspiring to interfere in U.S. congressional elections 20 Oct 2018

NEW YORK The U.S. government on Friday charged a Russian national with playing a key financial role in a Kremlin-backed plan to conduct "information warfare" against the United States, including ongoing attempts to influence next month's congressional elections. | Video


U.S. judge drops some charges against ex-Trump campaign aide Manafort 19 Oct 2018

ALEXANDRIA, Va. U.S. prosecutors on Friday agreed to drop criminal charges against Paul Manafort that a jury deadlocked on in August, as a federal judge set a Feb. 8 date for the former Trump campaign manager's sentencing on charges of bank fraud and filing false tax returns.


Crimea mourns victims of mass shooting 19 Oct 2018

KERCH, Crimea Hundreds of residents in the Crimean port city of Kerch commemorated on Friday the victims of a college mass shooting in which an armed teenager killed 20 people, mostly his fellow pupils, and injured dozens more.


Putin blames fatal college attack in Crimea on globalisation 19 Oct 2018

KERCH, Crimea Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday blamed a mass shooting at a college in Crimea on globalisation, saying a problem that began in the United States had spread around the world through online communities on the Internet. | Video


Special Report: Why Poland fell out of step with Europe 18 Oct 2018

WARSAW Last winter, Monika Pawlik spent her days crawling through mud and digging trenches in frozen ground, training for Poland's home guard. Her daughter, Helena, hadn't yet turned 2 years old.


Teenager kills 19 in Crimea college shooting - Russian officials 18 Oct 2018

MOSCOW At least 19 people were killed and dozens injured at a college in the Black Sea region of Crimea on Wednesday when a student went through the building shooting at fellow pupils before killing himself, Russian law enforcement officials said. | Video


In training with Poland's volunteer militia 18 Oct 2018

SIEDLCE, Poland As Poland prepares to mark the centenary of its independence this November, thousands of Poles are training in all weathers for a part-time force meant to help defend the eastern European state from invasion.


How Russia moved into Central Africa 17 Oct 2018

DAKAR When Central African Republic (CAR) pleaded for help last year to fight marauding militias, former colonial ruler France offered guns it had seized off Somalia. But Russia objected and donated its own weapons instead.


Trump says he remains unsatisfied with Saudi accounts on Khashoggi

WASHINGTON/ISTANBUL U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that he was still not satisfied with what he has heard from Saudi Arabia about the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Turkey, but did not want to lose investment from Riyadh. | Video