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    The Daily Vertical: There’s Only One Reason Why There’s War In The Donbas (Transcript)
    Feb03

    The Daily Vertical: There’s Only One Reason Why There’s War In The Donbas (Transcript)

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

    Syrian refugee family reunited despite Donald Trump’s travel ban
    Feb03

    Syrian refugee family reunited despite Donald Trump’s travel ban

    A family of Syrian refugees separated for two years are reunited in the US — despite President Trump’s controversial travel ban. Father Fadi Kassar hugs his daughters Hnan, eight, and Lian, five, while wife Razan looks on in tears. Mother and daughters arrived at John F Kennedy International Airport in New York yesterday on a flight from...

    The Daily Vertical: There’s Only One Reason Why There’s War In The Donbas
    Feb03

    The Daily Vertical: There’s Only One Reason Why There’s War In The Donbas

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

    Russia rejects US envoy’s remarks on Crimea
    Feb03

    Russia rejects US envoy’s remarks on Crimea

    Russia’s UN ambassador says people in Crimea expressed their will by voting to join Russia. …read more Source:...

    Russia and Ukraine trade blame over fighting as locals report worst night of shelling yet
    Feb03
    Ukraine fighting flares after Trump-Putin chat
    Feb03

    Ukraine fighting flares after Trump-Putin chat

    Few think the savage upsurge in fighting in Ukraine following a telephone chat between US President Donald Trump and Russian.. The post Ukraine fighting flares after Trump-Putin chat appeared first on Reaction. …read more Source:...

    Council of Europe urged to investigate Azerbaijan bribery allegations
    Feb03

    Council of Europe urged to investigate Azerbaijan bribery allegations

    The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) has been accused of turning a blind eye to corruption, after allegations that a former senior member was paid €2.39m to engineer votes to protect the kleptocratic regime of Azerbaijan’s president, Ilham Aliyev, The Guardian reports. Pieter Omtzigt, a centre-right Dutch...

    Estonia’s ex-foreign minister hails US statement at UN on Russia sanctions
    Feb03

    Estonia’s ex-foreign minister hails US statement at UN on Russia sanctions

    Member of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Riigikogu and former Minister of Foreign Affairs Keit Pentus-Rosimannus hailed U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley’s recent remarks at the UN Security Council according to which U.S. sanctions on Russia would not be lifted as long as the Crimean peninsula remained annexed by Moscow. …read more...

    In Avdiivka, Ukrainians See Surge in Fighting as Putin Testing Trump
    Feb03

    In Avdiivka, Ukrainians See Surge in Fighting as Putin Testing Trump

    As the eastern Ukrainian town of Avdiivka continues to see a fierce surge in violence, many here believe they are the victims of a geopolitical test of wills. Rebel forces shelled the town’s main humanitarian aid station late on Thursday, according to Pavlo Zhebrivskyi, the head of the civil and military administration of Donetsk province,...

    Socially-oriented economy seen as only option for Belarus
    Feb03

    Socially-oriented economy seen as only option for Belarus

    “I believe that the socially-oriented economy is the right development model for us and for all the Slavonic peoples in general. I do not see any other model of development for Belarus. I have been watching closely the options of development made in Russia, Ukraine, and some other countries. I pray that God save us from such fate,” Alexander...