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    Kleptocracy Daily: August 30, 2017
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    Kleptocracy Daily: August 30, 2017

    Paul Manafort reportedly used prominent DC lobbyists to help polish the image of Viktor Yanukovych, the ousted Ukrainian president. (Daily Beast) Putin may have seen the Panama Papers as a personal attack and wanted revenge, according to two Russian authors. Alexey Navalny alleges that Putin owns a secret dacha island on the Finnish border. A...

    Ukrainian political prisoner in occupied Crimea charged with assault after complaining of ill-treatment

    It seems a three and a half year sentence against Volodymyr Balukh for his Ukrainian flag in Russian-occupied Crimea was not enough. He is now facing new criminal proceedings brought after he complained about anti-Ukrainian abuse and physical violence from the head of the Razdolne detention centre Captain Valery Tkachenko …read more Source:...

    Narrowing Perceptions Meet Sustained Disunity – Part 2
    Aug31

    Narrowing Perceptions Meet Sustained Disunity – Part 2

    This paper was written for the ‘V4 for Europe — Developing positive scenarios for Europe’s future’ workshop, organised by the Hungarian Europe Society in cooperation with the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung in Budapest on 16 May 2017. The Visegrad countries’ approach to the crisis led to the prioritization of matters of internal...

    August 28th, 2017
    Aug31

    August 28th, 2017

    CHINA As Economic Crises Loom, A New China Struggles To Be Born Roger Garside, Prospect I left China convinced that its problems are insoluble without political change, but knowing that today’s leadership is implacably opposed to that. Between the dynamism of the private sector and the growth of Christianity, on the one hand, and the...

    Sentsov and Kolchenko vs. obliging perpetrators of Russia’s ideologically-motivated Terror
    Aug31

    Sentsov and Kolchenko vs. obliging perpetrators of Russia’s ideologically-motivated Terror

    Solidarity events marking the 2nd anniversary of the sentences passed on Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov and civic activist Oleksandr Kolchenko are important to ensure that the two political prisoners, are not forgotten, but also to ensure that the role played by the three judges in sentencing two innocent men to 20 and 10-year sentences is also...

    Watch List: Aug. 30, 2017
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    Watch List: Aug. 30, 2017

    The items listed below represent potential emerging issues that our analysts are tracking. These can be long term or short term, but will be updated daily. If an item on our Watch List becomes critical, we will email you a full analysis explaining its significance. Each Saturday, we will follow up our daily Watch List for each week with our...

    Memorial Recognizes Tatar Activist On Trial As Political Prisoner
    Aug31

    Memorial Recognizes Tatar Activist On Trial As Political Prisoner

    Danis Safargali has been called “a victim of a persecution campaign against opposition activists of the Tatar national movement…that has been launched since 2014.” …read more Source: Kharkiv Human Rights Protection...

    Memorial Recognizes Tatar Activist On Trial As Political Prisoner
    Aug31

    Memorial Recognizes Tatar Activist On Trial As Political Prisoner

    Danis Safargali has been called “a victim of a persecution campaign against opposition activists of the Tatar national movement…that has been launched since 2014.” …read more Source: Kharkiv Human Rights Protection...

    19-year-old Ukrainian feared lured into a trap and abducted by the Russian FSB
    Aug29

    19-year-old Ukrainian feared lured into a trap and abducted by the Russian FSB

    19-year-old Pavlo Hryb has not been seen since he arrived in Gomel, Belarus on August 24 and his father has ominious grounds for believing that his son may have been tricked by a young woman into entering Belarus and then abducted in what was a Russian FSB operation …read more Source: Kharkiv Human Rights Protection...

    Russian Activist’s Death Reignites Tensions Over Vigil For Slain Opposition Leader
    Aug28

    Russian Activist’s Death Reignites Tensions Over Vigil For Slain Opposition Leader

    While the precise cause of his death remains unclear, Ivan Skripnichenko’s passing — first revealed to the public by a fellow activist late on August 24 — has made him a tragic symbol of what Kremlin critics call a state-sanctioned campaign of violence and harassment against the caretakers of the Nemtsov memorial. …read...

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