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    France, Germany urge ceasefire in Ukraine as violence flares
    Jul25

    France, Germany urge ceasefire in Ukraine as violence flares

    PARIS — The leaders of France and Germany called Tuesday for an immediate ceasefire in eastern Ukraine, where violence flared again in July despite years of attempts to stop the conflict. Warning of a possible “humanitarian catastrophe”, French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel called for withdrawal of...

    The Morning Vertical, July 27, 2017
    Jul25

    The Morning Vertical, July 27, 2017

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

    The Daily Vertical: Unstoppable Force, Meet Immovable Object
    Jul25

    The Daily Vertical: Unstoppable Force, Meet Immovable Object

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

    The Daily Vertical: Unstoppable Force, Meet Immovable Object (Transcript)
    Jul25

    The Daily Vertical: Unstoppable Force, Meet Immovable Object (Transcript)

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

    Why the Anti-War Left Should Attack Putin, Too
    Jul25

    Why the Anti-War Left Should Attack Putin, Too

    The investigation into Russia’s interference in last year’s election is causing a slow-motion meltdown in President Donald Trump’s White House and making life increasingly uncomfortable for elected Republicans. But the issue is also causing problems, albeit less existential ones, on the political left.As Peter Beinart notes in...

    Ukraine national bank issues commemorative coin on Aivazovsky’s 200th anniversary
    Jul25

    Ukraine national bank issues commemorative coin on Aivazovsky’s 200th anniversary

    …read more Source: armenpress

    Special envoy: US may send arms to Ukraine
    Jul25

    Special envoy: US may send arms to Ukraine

    The new U.S. special envoy for the crisis in Ukraine said Washington is actively considering whether to send weapons to Ukrainian government forces fighting pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine. U.S. Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations Kurt Volker said arming Ukrainian government forces could alter Moscow’s approach to the...

    US House Votes Tuesday to Sanction Russia, Iran, N. Korea
    Jul25

    US House Votes Tuesday to Sanction Russia, Iran, N. Korea

    The US House of Representatives votes Tuesday to slap new sanctions against Russia, a move that limits President Donald Trump’s ability to tinker with the penalties and has also triggered uproar in Moscow and Europe. The legislation, which is the result of a congressional compromise reached at the weekend and is aimed at punishing the...

    Ukraine prepared “judge” Serbian filmmaker Kusturica
    Jul25

    Ukraine prepared “judge” Serbian filmmaker Kusturica

    Ukraine is prepared to put Emir Kusturica on trial for his “calls to separatism,” Vecernje Novosti is reporting, citing a source from the Ukrainian embassy.For the same reason, the renowned Serbian filmmaker is facing a five-year ban on entering the territory of that country. …read more Source:...

    US to consider backing Ukrainian forces?
    Jul25

    US to consider backing Ukrainian forces?

    The US may consider sending arms to back Ukrainian soldiers in their fight against Russian separatists, according to Kurt Volker who was appointed to the newly created post of special US representative for Ukrainian negotiations earlier this month. …read more Source: Polskie...