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    Analysis | Western sanctions are shrinking Russia’s population
    Oct20

    Analysis | Western sanctions are shrinking Russia’s population

    President Vladimir Putin openly admits that economic sanctions “are severely harming Russia.” Imposed largely in response to the Kremlin’s illegal annexation of Crimea in 2014, Western sanctions have since become a primary thrust of Russia’s foreign policy, perhaps even motivating the Kremlin’s meddling in the 2016 U.S....

    The Morning Vertical, October 20, 2017
    Oct20

    The Morning Vertical, October 20, 2017

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

    Honoring of anti-Semites in Ukraine ‘a problem’, says ambassador
    Oct20

    Honoring of anti-Semites in Ukraine ‘a problem’, says ambassador

    ‘There is a trend, nationalism is on the rise,’ says Israeli ambassador, warning that honoring anti-Semites in Ukraine is a ‘problem’ …read more Source: Arutz...

    Honoring of anti-Semites a ‘problem,’ says Israel’s ambassador to Ukraine
    Oct20

    Honoring of anti-Semites a ‘problem,’ says Israel’s ambassador to Ukraine

    (JTA) — In a rare public statement on the honoring of anti-Semites in Ukraine, Israel’s ambassador to that country called the phenomenon a “problem” that is “not in line” with Israel’s interests. Eliav Belotzercovsky said this Friday during a conference of the Limmud FSU group in the southern city of Odessa, according to a translation...

    Putin references Srebrenica, and Kosovo, during Valdai panel
    Oct20

    Putin references Srebrenica, and Kosovo, during Valdai panel

    Closing Russia’s border with the self-proclaimed republics in the east of Ukraine would lead to a bloodbath there, says Vladimir Putin.And Russia will never let happen, he said, according to TASS. …read more Source:...

    EP Member: Czech President’s Stance on Crimea Being Part of Russia ‘Realistic’
    Oct20

    EP Member: Czech President’s Stance on Crimea Being Part of Russia ‘Realistic’

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Czech President Milos Zeman was “realistic” in saying that Crimea is part of Russia and the peninsula was transferred to Ukraine within the Soviet Union only several decades ago, member of the European Parliament Jaromir Kohlicek told Sputnik. Earlier in October, Zeman said that he saw a possibility for Moscow to compensate...

    EP Member: Czech President’s Stance on Crimea Being Part of Russia ‘Realistic’
    Oct20

    EP Member: Czech President’s Stance on Crimea Being Part of Russia ‘Realistic’

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Czech President Milos Zeman was “realistic” in saying that Crimea is part of Russia and the peninsula was transferred to Ukraine within the Soviet Union only several decades ago, member of the European Parliament Jaromir Kohlicek told Sputnik. Earlier in October, Zeman said that he saw a possibility for Moscow to compensate...

    Ukraine millionaire’s daughter allegedly kills five pedestrians in horror crash
    Oct20

    Ukraine millionaire’s daughter allegedly kills five pedestrians in horror crash

    A millionaire’s daughter has been detained over a horrific car crash in which several people were killed and a heavily pregnant woman was left in a serious condition.Police allege heiress Alyona Zaitseva, 20, jumped a red light… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine millionaire’s daughter allegedly kills five pedestrians in horror crash
    Oct20

    Ukraine millionaire’s daughter allegedly kills five pedestrians in horror crash

    A millionaire’s daughter has been detained over a horrific car crash in which several people were killed and a heavily pregnant woman was left in a serious condition.Police allege heiress Alyona Zaitseva, 20, jumped a red light… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Divided EU Declines To Act On Objections To Russian Gas Project
    Oct20

    Divided EU Declines To Act On Objections To Russian Gas Project

    Some European Union leaders raised objections to Russia’s plan to build a new gas pipeline to Germany at a summit in Brussels on October 19, but the bloc was divided on the matter and took no action, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...