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    Ukraine's Poroshenko strikes martial tone on independence day
    Aug24

    Ukraine's Poroshenko strikes martial tone on independence day

    KIEV (Reuters) – Troubled Ukraine put on a show of its military strength on independence day on Wednesday and President Petro Poroshenko said the country had to rely on its own might rather than international guarantees. …read more Source: The...

    The Morning Vertical, August 24, 2016
    Aug24

    The Morning Vertical, August 24, 2016

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

    Kerry to meet Russian counterpart Lavrov in Geneva on Friday
    Aug24

    Kerry to meet Russian counterpart Lavrov in Geneva on Friday

    ABUJA: US Secretary of State John Kerry will meet his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov in Geneva on Friday for talks on Syria and Ukraine, his spokesman said Wednesday. Kerry, currently on a visit to Nigeria, had said Monday that he hoped to meet Lavrov this week. Washington and Moscow have been in contact for weeks over establishing military...

    Ukraine Celebrates 25th Independence Day As Tensions With Russia Worsen
    Aug24

    Ukraine Celebrates 25th Independence Day As Tensions With Russia Worsen

    Ukraine marked 25 years of independence from the Soviet Union on August 24 with a massive parade of soldiers and heavy weaponry through central Kyiv, in a show of force designed to boost the morale of the country’s servicemen and reassure Ukrainians amid heightened tensions with Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: Ukraine At 25
    Aug24

    The Daily Vertical: Ukraine At 25

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: Ukraine At 25 (Transcript)
    Aug24

    The Daily Vertical: Ukraine At 25 (Transcript)

    The very idea of an independent Ukraine is offensive to Vladimir Putin, who has famously said that Ukraine “isn’t a real country.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kerry to meet Russia’s Lavrov on Aug 26 to discuss Syria, Ukraine – US official
    Aug24

    Kerry to meet Russia’s Lavrov on Aug 26 to discuss Syria, Ukraine – US official

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will meet with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov in Geneva on Aug. 26 to discuss the conflict in Syria and the Ukraine crisis, a U.S. official said on Wednesday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Kerry to meet Russia's Lavrov on Aug 26 to discuss Syria, Ukraine – U.S. official
    Aug24

    Kerry to meet Russia's Lavrov on Aug 26 to discuss Syria, Ukraine – U.S. official

    ABUJA (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will meet with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov in Geneva on Aug. 26 to discuss the conflict in Syria and the Ukraine crisis, a U.S. official said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    Kerry to meet Russian counterpart Lavrov in Geneva Friday
    Aug24

    Kerry to meet Russian counterpart Lavrov in Geneva Friday

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will meet his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov in Geneva Friday for talks on the conflicts in Syria and Ukraine, his spokesman said Wednesday. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Aleksandar Dragovic: Defender signs five-year deal with Leverkusen
    Aug24

    Aleksandar Dragovic: Defender signs five-year deal with Leverkusen

    Leverkusen also announced that striker Javier Hernandez and skipper Lars Bender are likely to be sidelined for at least two weeks due to injuries. Bayer Leverkusen have completed the signing of defender Aleksandar Dragovic from Ukrainian club Dynamo Kyiv on a five-year contract, both clubs announced on Tuesday.Austrian Dragovic was also heavily...