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    Russian expert: The West does not want to perceive Russia as enemy and does not need confrontation
    Aug22

    Russian expert: The West does not want to perceive Russia as enemy and does not need confrontation

    Assessments of many of Western colleagues, according to which Russia currently poses main threat to the West, are based on the opinion that Russia has recently seriously breached the international law, Alexei Portansky, professor at the School of World Economics and World Politics at the National Research University-Higher School of Economics;...

    Denmark left out of Russian-led Baltic security talks
    Aug22

    Denmark left out of Russian-led Baltic security talks

    Denmark has been excluded from the Baltic countries invited by Russia to September talks on security in the region. NATO has reported that Russia now has a force of over 300,000 troops on its Western borders, along with new airbases, ships and nuclear-capable short-range missiles. In the past two years, Russia has also conducted a large number of...

    The Morning Vertical, August 22, 2016
    Aug22

    The Morning Vertical, August 22, 2016

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

    What Trump Has in Common With Putin’s Close Allies
    Aug22

    What Trump Has in Common With Putin’s Close Allies

    Given that the main body evidence for any direct contact between the two came from Trump himself, when he boasted on two occasions that “nice” Putin “contacted” him and that “he spoke to Putin directly and indirectly” in 2014, it is harder to believe that now Trump has actually disowned those claims himself. However, Trump staffers’...

    Japan protests to Russia after man held on disputed island
    Aug22

    Japan protests to Russia after man held on disputed island

    TOKYO (AP) — Japan has protested to Moscow over the detention of a Japanese man visiting one of the disputed islands between the two countries. Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said Monday, however, the man’s situation would not affect a planned meeting in September between Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Russian President...

    The Briefing: War And Independence
    Aug22

    The Briefing: War And Independence

    As Ukraine marks 25 years of independence, fears of a new Russian offensive are in the air. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Tensions mount between Russia and Ukraine following ‘terror incident’
    Aug22

    Tensions mount between Russia and Ukraine following ‘terror incident’

    Fears of an invasion have arisen again in Kiev. …read more Source: The Washington...

    Russian protester Roman Roslovtsev requests Ukrainian asylum
    Aug22

    Russian protester Roman Roslovtsev requests Ukrainian asylum

    The Ukrainian government says a Russian opposition activist has requested asylum in the country. …read more Source:...

    US, Ukraine perform observation flights over Russia
    Aug22

    US, Ukraine perform observation flights over Russia

    The United States and Ukraine are carrying out observation flights over Russian territory using a US observation plane under monitoring by Russian experts on Aug 22-27, the Russian news agency Sputnik reported on Monday. …read more Source: China...

    Russian activist requests political asylum in Ukraine
    Aug22

    Russian activist requests political asylum in Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukrainian authorities say a Russian activist has requested political asylum in their country.Ukraine’s State Border Guard Service said in a statement on …read more Source: Taiwan...