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    Merkel, Hollande and Putin talk Ukraine clashes
    Aug23

    Merkel, Hollande and Putin talk Ukraine clashes

    The leaders of France and Germany urged Russian President Putin to help calm the tensions in Ukraine, during in a joint phone call. The three are set to discuss the latest spike in violence at a G20 summit in China. …read more Source:...

    Trump aides covertly fought freeing of Ukraine prisoner
    Aug23

    Trump aides covertly fought freeing of Ukraine prisoner

    WASHINGTON (AP) — For more than three years, lobbyist Jim Slattery worked in Washington to secure the release in Ukraine of the imprisoned political rival of the country’s then-president. The consulting firm run by Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, and his deputy Rick Gates, now the campaign’s liaison to...

    Trump aides covertly fought freeing of Ukraine prisoner
    Aug23

    Trump aides covertly fought freeing of Ukraine prisoner

    A Washington lobbyist who fought for the release of an imprisoned Ukrainian politician says he always sensed there were others opposing his work …read more Source: U.S....

    Putin, Merkel, Hollande to Discuss Ukraine at September 4-5 G20: Kremlin
    Aug23

    Putin, Merkel, Hollande to Discuss Ukraine at September 4-5 G20: Kremlin

    The leaders of Russia, Germany, and France have agreed to meet to discuss the situation in Ukraine on September 4-5 on the sidelines of the G20 summit in China, the Kremlin said on Tuesday. …read more Source: Al-Manar...

    Merkel, Hollande and Putin talk Ukraine clashes
    Aug23

    Merkel, Hollande and Putin talk Ukraine clashes

    The leaders of France and Germany urged Russian President Putin to help calm the tensions in Ukraine, during in a joint phone call. The three are set to discuss the latest spike in violence at a G20 summit in China. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Ukraine Issues Pokemon Go Guidelines
    Aug23

    Ukraine Issues Pokemon Go Guidelines

    Ukraine is drafting regulation for Pokemon Go players, amid concern that some of them may put themselves in grave danger and wander towards sensitive sites or near the frontlines in the country’s east. Areas of Ukraine’s eastern Donetsk and Luhansk regions have been held by Russian-backed separatists since 2014 and despite a ceasefire...

    Leaders Of Germany, Russia, France To Discuss Situation In Eastern Ukraine
    Aug23

    Leaders Of Germany, Russia, France To Discuss Situation In Eastern Ukraine

    The Kremlin has announced that the leaders of Russia, Germany, and France will meet on the sidelines of an upcoming G20 summit to discuss the situation in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    David Petraeus: Beware ‘the rise of ISIS 3.0’
    Aug23

    David Petraeus: Beware ‘the rise of ISIS 3.0’

    These days, Gen. David Petraeus is far from the battlefield. Petraeus, who retired in 2011, works in New York as a partner at the private equity firm KKR and is chairman of the KKR Global Institute. In his spare time, the retired four-star general is a professor at the City University of New York and the University of Southern California and a...

    Ukraine celebrates, with an eye on Russia
    Aug23

    Ukraine celebrates, with an eye on Russia

    KIEV — More than 200 military vehicles — including tanks and missile carriers — flanked by ranks of troops are being prepared for Ukraine’s largest-ever military parade on Wednesday. The martial tone of Ukraine’s independence day celebrations isn’t unexpected. Two years ago, the date marked a large-scale offensive by...

    Man Behind Putin Mask Protest Seeks Asylum in Ukraine
    Aug23

    Man Behind Putin Mask Protest Seeks Asylum in Ukraine

    Russian opposition activist, Roman Roslovtsev, has fled to Ukraine and is asking for political asylum. He had been arrest several times in Russia for wearing a mask of President Vladimir Putin while protesting a law that criminalizes public gatherings. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...