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    Murphy hosting meetings in Ukraine, Estonia on war, Russia
    Oct23

    Murphy hosting meetings in Ukraine, Estonia on war, Russia

    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Connecticut U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy is traveling to Ukraine and Estonia to host meetings on the war in Ukraine, Russian aggression and other issues. The Democrat is the ranking member of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Subcommittee on Europe and Regional Security Cooperation. Murphy is scheduled … …read...

    Ukrainian Wikipedia Awards National Winners of ‘Wiki Loves Earth’ Photo Contest
    Oct22

    Ukrainian Wikipedia Awards National Winners of ‘Wiki Loves Earth’ Photo Contest

    Rock-cave complex “Dovbush Rocks”, Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast, photo by Pavlo Pivovar, via Wikimedia Commons CC BY-SA. Ukrainian Wikipedia has given awards to the top 11 photographers in the national segment of the international photo contest “Wiki Loves Earth” which celebrates natural monuments and protected areas. The award ceremony took place...

    When a Russian loves a Ukrainian
    Oct22

    When a Russian loves a Ukrainian

    A film and a real-life story highlight the very different reactions of the Kremlin to a Russian-Ukrainian love affair. …read more Source: AL...

    Russia’s Potemkin Democracy Goes Glamorous
    Oct22

    Russia’s Potemkin Democracy Goes Glamorous

    Vladimir Putin has not yet announced his candidacy for Russia’s presidential election in 2018, but the race does have at least one early entrant: Ksenia Sobchak, the daughter of Putin’s first boss and the so-called “Russian Paris Hilton”, is officially running for president.The Kremlin, of course, has given Sobchak’s candidacy...

    RFE/RL Condemns ‘Intimidation’ Of One Of Its Journalists In Ukraine
    Oct22

    RFE/RL Condemns ‘Intimidation’ Of One Of Its Journalists In Ukraine

    RFE/RL has condemned what it calls the “intimidation’ of one of its journalists in Ukraine, calling it part of “a pattern of threats and harassment” targeting its investigative reporters in the country. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Dumb and dumber: Trump’s foreign policy repeats decades of American mistakes
    Oct22

    Dumb and dumber: Trump’s foreign policy repeats decades of American mistakes

    (Credit: Getty/AP/Salon) Topic of the week seems to be Donald Trump’s foreign policy. This is about right. Annual reviews of a president’s record managing America’s conduct abroad are standard fare in the press and among the think-tank set. But he has not been in office a year, you protest! Don’t sweat the small stuff, as...

    RFE/RL Condemns ‘Intimidation’ Of One Of Its Journalists In Ukraine

    RFE/RL has condemned what it calls the “intimidation’ of one of its journalists in Ukraine, calling it part of “a pattern of threats and harassment” targeting its investigative reporters in the country. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Hundreds of People Remain in Tent Camp in Center of Ukrainian Capital (VIDEO)
    Oct22

    Hundreds of People Remain in Tent Camp in Center of Ukrainian Capital (VIDEO)

    KIEV (Sputnik) – The chief of Kiev police Andrey Krischenko said on Saturday that the situation in Kiev was “calm,” despite the protesters remained in streets. “One thousand police officers are currently [at the demonstration], around 250-300 people are currently in the tent camp,” he said. Anti-corruption protest continues outside parliament in...

    The Czech Republic’s Fake News Problem
    Oct22

    The Czech Republic’s Fake News Problem

    In Prague, there’s a popular website with a reputation among journalists and politicians for publishing content seemingly aimed at stirring up trouble or disrupting the status quo, exaggerating facts, and blasting out sensational headlines. Dramatic articles about the dangers of refugees and Islam pop up frequently on the site....

    Azerbaijan in talks with several states on mutual recognition of e-signatures
    Oct21

    Azerbaijan in talks with several states on mutual recognition of e-signatures

    The Ministry of Transport, Communications and High Technologies of Azerbaijan is negotiating with relevant authorities of Turkey, Iran, Qatar and Ukraine on the mutual recognition of electronic signatures, the ministry’s Data Processing Center told Trend Oct. 21. …read more Source:...