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Pfeifer & Langen buy Mriya sugar mills - Ukraine

Less than 2 months ago an entry appeared regarding the exceptionally murky, decidedly criminal, and mysterious yet unknown top level protection being afforded by those with incredible clout to the investment disaster/horror story surrounding Mriya Agro Holdings in Ukraine. 199 more words

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The West vs. Russia: Towards the end of a Pax Americana?

by Prof. Vladislav B. Sotirovic

A peaceful dissolution of the USSR according to the agreement between Mikhail Gorbachow and Ronald Reagan in 1988 in Reykjavik brought a new dimension of a global geopolitics in which up to 2008 Russia, as a legal successor state of the USSR, was playing an inferior role in global politics when an American Neocon concept of… 2,998 more words

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And the next Odessa Governor is.........

When former Governor Saakashvilli resigned on 7th November, whilst many a post mortem regarding his achievements and legacy in Odessa, not to mention his future plans filled the media space, the first question the blog raised was… 370 more words

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Bait & Switch - Fake News, propornot, the Real Inform & Influence Operation

by GH Eliason

A few days before the 2016 election I contacted several publishers and told them they were on a list to be dealt with/ taken down after what was supposed to be a Clinton victory. 2,991 more words

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Ukraine vs. Canada what ties us together?

I have Canadian visa in my passport and I’m so proud of it. In 2010 I was working in the US close to the Niagara Falls and, as many of you may know, on the other side of the falls there is Toronto – one of the biggest Canadian cities. 636 more words
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Holodomor remembrance - The path to a museum

Of the numerous, and seemingly never ending man made tragedies Ukraine has endured, and continues to endure, Holodomor undoubtedly ranks as among the worst and most inhuman. 1,008 more words

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Zombie political parties - Ukraine

Much prose has been devoted to the so labeled “zombie banks” in Ukraine – of which the National Bank has closed 84 so far.  No doubt there will be a few more before those remaining are deemed to meet all NBU standards regarding transparent ownership, capitalisation… 627 more words

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