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Greek High Court blocks extradition of Vinnik

The Greek Council of State has temporarily blocked the extradition of Bitcoin wizard and Russian national Alexander Vinnik.

France, Russia, and the United States were vying to have  Vinnik handed over to them.

Vinnik wants to be handed over to Russia and the Russian Embassy in Athens made extensive efforts to achieve its goal.

Thaci hires lobbyist in bid to get meeting with Trump

Kosovo-based website KoSSev writes this, citing a report published by Politico.

The lobbyist in question is Brian Ballard, the article said.

Ballard "briefly talked with Trump about relations with Kosovo" and "mentioned a request Kosovo's ambassador had made" for Trump to meet with Hashim Thaci, the report said, citing a US Justice Department filing.

Like Trump, Serbian President Blocks Twitter Critics

As the US Justice Department prepares to appeal against a federal judge's ruling that Donald Trump may not block Twitter users from following the presidential account on the social network, his Serbian counterpart Aleksandar Vucic has continued to block people seen as critical of his administration, stopping them from directly responding to his posts.