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    Israeli envoy warns of growing trend as Ukraine unveils statue of anti-Semite
    Oct20

    Israeli envoy warns of growing trend as Ukraine unveils statue of anti-Semite

    Memorial erected in Vinnitsa to Symon Petliura, who was blamed for commanding pogroms that killed tens of thousands of Jews The post Israeli envoy warns of growing trend as Ukraine unveils statue of anti-Semite appeared first on The Times of Israel. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Pro-Ukrainian Russian Activist Released After Two Years At Penal Colony
    Oct20

    Pro-Ukrainian Russian Activist Released After Two Years At Penal Colony

    A Russian activist imprisoned for Internet posts criticizing Russia’s interference in Ukraine has been released from a penal colony after serving her two-year sentence. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Vladimir Putin Says He Fears ‘Srebrenica-like’ Massacre in Ukraine
    Oct20

    Vladimir Putin Says He Fears ‘Srebrenica-like’ Massacre in Ukraine

    Russia has long been accused of sending support for insurgents in Ukraine via the porous border. …read more Source:...

    The Daily Vertical: The Third Time’s The Hardest
    Oct20

    The Daily Vertical: The Third Time’s The Hardest

    The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Analysis | Western sanctions are shrinking Russia’s population
    Oct20

    Analysis | Western sanctions are shrinking Russia’s population

    President Vladimir Putin openly admits that economic sanctions “are severely harming Russia.” Imposed largely in response to the Kremlin’s illegal annexation of Crimea in 2014, Western sanctions have since become a primary thrust of Russia’s foreign policy, perhaps even motivating the Kremlin’s meddling in the 2016 U.S....

    The Morning Vertical, October 20, 2017
    Oct20

    The Morning Vertical, October 20, 2017

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Honoring of anti-Semites in Ukraine ‘a problem’, says ambassador
    Oct20

    Honoring of anti-Semites in Ukraine ‘a problem’, says ambassador

    ‘There is a trend, nationalism is on the rise,’ says Israeli ambassador, warning that honoring anti-Semites in Ukraine is a ‘problem’ …read more Source: Arutz...

    Honoring of anti-Semites a ‘problem,’ says Israel’s ambassador to Ukraine
    Oct20

    Honoring of anti-Semites a ‘problem,’ says Israel’s ambassador to Ukraine

    (JTA) — In a rare public statement on the honoring of anti-Semites in Ukraine, Israel’s ambassador to that country called the phenomenon a “problem” that is “not in line” with Israel’s interests. Eliav Belotzercovsky said this Friday during a conference of the Limmud FSU group in the southern city of Odessa, according to a translation...

    Putin references Srebrenica, and Kosovo, during Valdai panel
    Oct20

    Putin references Srebrenica, and Kosovo, during Valdai panel

    Closing Russia’s border with the self-proclaimed republics in the east of Ukraine would lead to a bloodbath there, says Vladimir Putin.And Russia will never let happen, he said, according to TASS. …read more Source:...

    EP Member: Czech President’s Stance on Crimea Being Part of Russia ‘Realistic’
    Oct20

    EP Member: Czech President’s Stance on Crimea Being Part of Russia ‘Realistic’

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Czech President Milos Zeman was “realistic” in saying that Crimea is part of Russia and the peninsula was transferred to Ukraine within the Soviet Union only several decades ago, member of the European Parliament Jaromir Kohlicek told Sputnik. Earlier in October, Zeman said that he saw a possibility for Moscow to compensate...