Economics often looks at the world the way we look at a map. It sees a bunch of separate countries, each making its own decisions and rules about how to run itself. Money is earned and taxed in sovereign
As reported in the Sept. 15 front-page article “With hardball tactics, lobbyist thrived in Washington swamp,” while the curtain has closed on Paul Manafort’s legal defense against federal criminal charges,
New York Times reporter Ken Vogel says that Paul Manafort engaged in illegal lobbying to burnish the image of Viktor Yanukovych, the authoritarian president of Ukraine. Transcript TERRY GROSS, HOST: This
KIEV (AFP) - Ukraine's Prosecutor General's office on Thursday said had it demanded a 15-year prison sentence for ousted ex-president Viktor Yanukovych, accused by Kiev of "betraying his nation" to Russia.
Important figures Rinat Akhmetov Rinat Akhmetov is a Ukrainian oligarch who hired Paul Manafort as an adviser in 2005 to burnish the reputation of one of his steel companies in the eastern Donetsk region.
The probe is part of a larger inquiry into Trump's 2016 presidential campaign. Special counsel Robert Mueller is reportedly investigating a $150,000 donation made to President Donald Trump’s foundation