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    Ukraine Scrambles to Quash Fallout From North Korea Allegations
    Aug17

    Ukraine Scrambles to Quash Fallout From North Korea Allegations

    Ukrainian officials and analysts were quick to deny allegations that the Soviet-era Yuzhmash arms factory was a likely source of engine technology used in North Korea’s missiles and to redirect suspicions to Russia. “It is a complex and bulky piece of equipment. It is simply not possible to supply it by bypassing export procedures,” said...

    The Ukrainian Who Lives In A ‘Glass House’
    Aug17

    The Ukrainian Who Lives In A ‘Glass House’

    A Ukrainian man has built a house with thousands empty bottles. Andriy Sisa said using bottles to build his home in the village of Bohatyrivka was cost effective and energy efficient. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia arrests ‘Ukrainian agent’ in Crimea during act of sabotage
    Aug17

    Russia arrests ‘Ukrainian agent’ in Crimea during act of sabotage

    Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) has detained an alleged Ukrainian agent who was planning acts of sabotage in the Black Sea Crimean Peninsula. …read more Source: Iran...

    Saakashvili to return to Ukraine in September
    Aug17

    Saakashvili to return to Ukraine in September

    …read more Source: NEWS.am

    Polish, Ukrainian defence ministers talk military ties
    Aug17

    Polish, Ukrainian defence ministers talk military ties

    Polish Defence Minister Antoni Macierewicz has met with his Ukrainian counterpart Stepan Poltorak to discuss bilateral military cooperation and security issues. …read more Source: Polskie...

    Russia arrests ‘Ukrainian agent’ in Crimea during act of sabotage
    Aug17

    Russia arrests ‘Ukrainian agent’ in Crimea during act of sabotage

    Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) has detained an alleged Ukrainian agent who was planning acts of sabotage in the Black Sea Crimean Peninsula. …read more Source: Iran...

    Saakashvili Says He Plans To Return To Ukraine Next Month
    Aug17

    Saakashvili Says He Plans To Return To Ukraine Next Month

    Mikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian president and ex-governor of Ukraine’s Odesa region who was stripped of his Ukrainian citizenship in July, says he plans to return to Kyiv next month. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    NKorea can make missile engines without imports: US
    Aug17

    NKorea can make missile engines without imports: US

    The assessment disputes a new study by the London-based International Institute for Strategic Studies that said that the engines for a nuclear missile North Korea is developing to hit the United States likely were made in factories in Ukraine or Russia and probably obtained via black market networks. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Poll: Republicans’ confidence in Putin on the rise
    Aug17

    Poll: Republicans’ confidence in Putin on the rise

    WASHINGTON — Russian President Vladimir Putin is enjoying rising popularity among Republicans, a new poll from the Pew Research Center found. The poll found that the share of Republicans expressing confidence in Putin doubled to 34 percent from 17 percent in 2015, when Donald Trump launched a campaign for the White House that was...

    What next for Alexei Navalny?
    Aug17

    What next for Alexei Navalny?

    Earlier this summer, Russia celebrated its 27th birthday. The National Day ceremonies didn’t go as smoothly as the country’s officials would have hoped. Anti-corruption protesters staged rallies at several big cities, with the largest protest in Moscow. Several thousand demonstrators marched through the capital’s main street,...