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Paul Manafort trial: From Donald Trump's election campaign to guilty verdict, a look at the political consultant's journey
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Paul Manafort trial: From Donald Trump's election campaign to guilty verdict, a look at the political consultant's journey

Paul Manafort was riding high, raking in tens of millions of dollars as the strategic adviser to pro-Russian politicians in Ukraine. Here's Manafort's journey from Trump's campaign to prison.

Robert Mueller methodically edging toward White House, causing tensions to ratchet up in Washington
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Robert Mueller methodically edging toward White House, causing tensions to ratchet up in Washington

Special Counsel Robert Mueller's indictment of President Donald Trump's former advisor Michael Flynn has ratcheted up tensions in Washington, with the White House girding for possible obstruction charges against Trump himself

Paul Manafort surrenders before FBI: Trump's former campaign chief has long history of working with seedy foreign leaders
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Paul Manafort surrenders before FBI: Trump's former campaign chief has long history of working with seedy foreign leaders

Paul Manafort had always worked behind the scenes in lucrative consultant deals before the 2016 US presidential race.

Russia probe: Ex-Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort surrenders to FBI
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Russia probe: Ex-Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort surrenders to FBI

The charges are the first in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into potential coordination between Russia and the Trump campaign

FBI agents search Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort's Alexandria home
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FBI agents search Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort's Alexandria home

FBI agents have searched one of the homes of Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Manafort's spokesman said Wednesday.

Ukraine President Poroshenko expresses wish to join Nato
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Ukraine President Poroshenko expresses wish to join Nato

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Tuesday told the country's security council that staying out of the Nato alliance was a "criminal" policy that his government is ready to reverse.

Second Ukrainian policeman dies after clashes in Kiev
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Second Ukrainian policeman dies after clashes in Kiev

A second Ukrainian policeman died Tuesday from injuries suffered in street battles with protesters in Kiev, and more than 140 people were being treated in hospital, officials said.

Provoking the west? Crimean leader visits India part of Putin's delegation
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Provoking the west? Crimean leader visits India part of Putin's delegation

Aksyonov arrived at the upscale Oberoi hotel accompanied by Russian diplomats to be greeted by a Mumbai-based merchant who wants to boost trade with Russia.

US is destabilizing global order by imposing its will on other nations: Putin
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US is destabilizing global order by imposing its will on other nations: Putin

The United States is destabilizing the global order by trying to impose its will on other nations, Russian President Vladimir Putin declared.

Ukraine: Main pro-Russia party to boycott parliamentary polls
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Ukraine: Main pro-Russia party to boycott parliamentary polls

The pro-Russian party that ruled Ukraine under ousted president Viktor Yanukovych said on Sunday it would boycott next month's parliamentary polls and form an "opposition government" to fight for regional powers and against Kiev's westward course.

Western sanctions will make us independent: Russia
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Western sanctions will make us independent: Russia

He said sanctions could only make Russia more economically independent as Europe prepared new measures over Russia's role in the Ukraine crisis.

Top Ukrainian general says Russian invasion imminent
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Top Ukrainian general says Russian invasion imminent

Kremlin spokesman had earlier dismissed a Moscow newspaper report of Russia weighing "targeted retaliatory strikes" against Ukraine as "complete nonsense".

Armed rebels are in for a 'nasty surprise', says Ukraine escalating offensive
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Armed rebels are in for a 'nasty surprise', says Ukraine escalating offensive

The Ukrainian military says it has a plan to deliver a "nasty surprise" to the heavily-armed separatists who have dug in in Donetsk, a city of 900,000 people, after being pushed out of their bastion in Slaviansk last weekend.

Evidence shows spate of abductions, torture in Ukraine: Human rights group
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Evidence shows spate of abductions, torture in Ukraine: Human rights group

BERLIN (Reuters) - Armed separatist groups and pro-Kiev forces have abducted, then beaten and tortured activists, protesters and journalists in eastern Ukraine in the last three months, Amnesty International said in a report published on Friday. No thorough or reliable data is available on the number of abductions, the rights group said. But figures from Ukraine's interior ministry show there were almost 500 abductions between April and June, and the UN Human Rights Monitoring Mission for Ukraine reported 222 cases in that time, it said.

Ukraine: EU adds 11 pro-Russian separatists to sanctions list
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Ukraine: EU adds 11 pro-Russian separatists to sanctions list

The EU has hesitated to impose hard-hitting trade sanctions against Russia because of fears among some member states about antagonising their major energy supplier.

Retreating rebels barricade town as Ukrainian forces mount offensive
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Retreating rebels barricade town as Ukrainian forces mount offensive

The Kiev government has said it will act quickly to seize back more territory from the rebels after re-taking Slaviansk over the weekend in what President Petro Poroshenko called a turning point in the conflict.

Ukraine reshuffles military leadership in a bid to fight rebels
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Ukraine reshuffles military leadership in a bid to fight rebels

The military shake-up follows Poroshenko's rejection of a new ceasefire and his decision to resume a full offensive against the separatists in the east of Ukraine.

Ukraine to finally sign EU deal, that led to protests against former Prez
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Ukraine to finally sign EU deal, that led to protests against former Prez

Ukraine will sign a sweeping economic and trade agreement with the European Union. Former Prez Viktor Yanukovych had planned to sign the deal but reneged.

Ukraine prez issues 14-point peace plan to curb insurgency
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Ukraine prez issues 14-point peace plan to curb insurgency

The publication of the 14-point initiative followed two phone conversations in 72 hours between President Petro Poroshenko and Russia's Vladimir Putin, which highlighted the Kremlin's lingering influence over its smaller western neighbour.

Ukraine says it has regained control of border with Russia
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Ukraine says it has regained control of border with Russia

Ukraine's forces have restored control of the border with Russia and can now prevent military equipment being brought across the frontier to support pro-Russian separatists.