World / Politics Nov 27, 2019

Under pressure, Apple shows annexed Crimea as Russia on apps

AFP-Jiji U.S. tech giant Apple has complied with Moscow's demands to show Crimea, annexed from Ukraine in 2014, as Russian territory on its apps, lawmakers said Wednesday. The Black Sea peninsula and its largest cities of Sevastopol and Simferopol are now displayed as Russian territory on ...

Ukraine did not meddle in 2016 U.S. election, says Zelenskiy

World / Crime & Legal Nov 27, 2019

Ukraine did not meddle in 2016 U.S. election, says Zelenskiy

Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskiy on Tuesday dismissed suggestions that his country interfered in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, rubbishing a conspiracy theory promoted by some allies of U.S. President Donald Trump. Zelenskiy, elected in April, told reporters that Ukraine did not interfere in the elections ...

Rick Perry says Trump was chosen by God to lead U.S.

World / Politics Nov 26, 2019

Rick Perry says Trump was chosen by God to lead U.S.

Donald Trump may have insisted he was only joking when he recently proclaimed himself the "chosen one," but at least one member of his Cabinet believes God ordained the controversial billionaire's presidency. "You didn't get here without God's blessing," outgoing U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick ...