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    Russia called to talk gas with Ukraine, EU
    Sep02

    Russia called to talk gas with Ukraine, EU

    Daniel J. GraeberKIEV, Ukraine, Sept. 2 (UPI) — Russia is called to the table to discuss natural gas issues with Ukrainian and European leaders, a member of the European Commission said Friday. …read more Source: United Press...

    Beatings and a lost kidney: life in Ukraine’s ‘secret prisons’
    Sep02

    Beatings and a lost kidney: life in Ukraine’s ‘secret prisons’

    UKRAINSK (UKRAINE) – Secretly detained by Ukrainian authorities for almost 600 days, Mykola Vakaruk suffered repeated beatings, battled the freezing cold and lost a kidney in an ordeal he described as pure hell. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Central and Eastern European dimension of Belarusian diplomacy – Belarus Foreign Policy Digest
    Sep02

    Central and Eastern European dimension of Belarusian diplomacy – Belarus Foreign Policy Digest

    Alena Kupchyna and Witold Waszczykowski – Photo Michał Jasiulewicz/MFA Poland In July and August, Belarusian diplomats kept busy reinforcing ties with the country’s partners in Central and Eastern Europe. These relationships may prove to be instrumental in bolstering Belarus’s foreign policy …read more Source: Belarus...

    Beatings and a lost kidney: life in Ukraine’s ‘secret prisons’ (AFP)
    Sep02

    Beatings and a lost kidney: life in Ukraine’s ‘secret prisons’ (AFP)

    Ukrainsk (Ukraine) (AFP) – Secretly detained by Ukrainian authorities for almost 600 days, Mykola Vakaruk suffered repeated beatings, battled the freezing cold and lost a kidney in an ordeal he described as pure hell. …read more Source: The West...

    Putin hits Trump, Clinton ‘shock tactics’
    Sep02

    Putin hits Trump, Clinton ‘shock tactics’

    Neither Donald Trump nor Hillary Clinton “are setting the best example” with their presidential campaigns, Russian President Vladimir Putin said in an interview with Bloomberg published Friday. “They’re both using shock tactics, just each in their own way,” Putin said, amid allegations that the Kremlin is favoring the Republican nominee as...

    Japan’s Abe in Russia to warm ties with Putin
    Sep02

    Japan’s Abe in Russia to warm ties with Putin

    VLADIVOSTOK, Russia: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is set to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin in Russia’s far east on Friday as the countries step up efforts to boost trade ties and resolve a lingering territorial dispute. Tokyo-Moscow relations are hamstrung by a row dating back to the end of World War II when Soviet troops...

    Tortured and a kidney lost: Life in Ukraine’s illegal ‘secret prisons’
    Sep02

    Tortured and a kidney lost: Life in Ukraine’s illegal ‘secret prisons’

    Secretly detained by Ukrainian authorities for almost 600 days, Mykola Vakaruk suffered repeated beatings, battled the freezing cold and lost a kidney in an ordeal he described as pure hell. …read more Source: Hindustan...

    Ukrainian Separatists Get ‘Mission’ In Czech City
    Sep02

    Ukrainian Separatists Get ‘Mission’ In Czech City

    Russia-backed separatists from eastern Ukraine have announced the opening of a ”representative center” in the Czech Republic. A Czech citizen held a news conference in the city of Ostrava, claiming to be the “honorary consul” of a self-proclaimed republic in Donetsk — which the Czech government does not recognize....

    Putin: I have no idea who hacked US Democratic Party
    Sep02

    Putin: I have no idea who hacked US Democratic Party

    MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin said he did not know who was behind the hacking of US Democratic Party organisations but it was important the information had been made public, Bloomberg news agency reported on Friday. In an interview two days before a G20 meeting in China with US President Barack Obama and other world leaders, Putin said...

    The Morning Vertical, September 2, 2016
    Sep02

    The Morning Vertical, September 2, 2016

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