Daily Archives: May 15, 2018

Ukraine | The Communist Party of Ukraine is attacked from all sides

On May 12, Ukrainian special services conducted 24 searches of Pyotr Simonenko, the leader of the Communist Party banned in Ukraine. In the course of the searches the SBU seized printing products with communist content, an automatic Stechkin pistol and 120 rounds. The special services accuse the head of the banned party under Article 109 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine (actions aimed at violent change or overthrow of the constitutional order or the seizure of state power).

USA | Ray McGovern: Gina Haspel Supervised Nazi-Era Interrogation Techniques

During her Senate confirmation hearings, CIA nominee Gina Haspel evaded questions about her role in using “enhanced interrogation” (torture) techniques, which have their origins in the Nazi-era, explains for CIA analyst Ray McGovern

Iran to Remain in Nuclear Deal if Given Guarantees: Rouhani

President Hassan Rouhani says Iran will remain in the 2015 nuclear deal if other parties to the agreement guarantee the country’s interests after the US left it.

“If the remaining five countries which have been accompanying us in this agreement live up to their commitments and guarantee that Iran’s interests will be fulfilled, the agreement will remain despite the will of America and the Zionist regime,” he said Sunday.