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    Putin Allows Recognition of Passports from Donetsk, Luhansk ‘Republics’
    Feb18

    Putin Allows Recognition of Passports from Donetsk, Luhansk ‘Republics’

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree which guarantees recognition of passports of nationals of so-called ‘Donetsk People’s Republic’ and ‘Luhansk People’s Republic’, TASS news agency reports. According to the Kremlin’s website, both Ukrainian nationals and stateless persons in certain...

    Thirty days of Donald Trump
    Feb18

    Thirty days of Donald Trump

    Donald Trump has now been President for 30 eventful days. So much has happened, so quickly, that it has been hard to keep track. Therefore, we have collected the most notable events in one easy to read chart. January 20 President Trump gives unusually dark Inaugural Address that is immediately labeled the “American Carnage Speech” U.S. President...

    FM Poposki attends Munich Security Conference
    Feb18

    FM Poposki attends Munich Security Conference

    Macedonia’s Foreign Minister Nikola Poposki, who attends the Munich Security Conference, says the gathering of global decision-makers is focused on Europe’s capability to adjust to changes following the ‘Brexit’, Donald Trump’s election for US Presidents, the Ukraine crisis and Russia’s involvement in Syria...

    FM Poposki attends Munich Security Conference
    Feb18

    FM Poposki attends Munich Security Conference

    Macedonia’s Foreign Minister Nikola Poposki, who attends the Munich Security Conference, says the gathering of global decision-makers is focused on Europe’s capability to adjust to changes following the ‘Brexit’, Donald Trump’s election for US Presidents, the Ukraine crisis and Russia’s involvement in Syria...

    Europe: A Warning from a Friend
    Feb18

    Europe: A Warning from a Friend

    Toward the end of my latest Q&A, I make an observation about Jean-François Revel: One of the reasons he wrote his books was to wake people up — to warn them, before it was too late. I believe there is something of that about James Kirchick’s new book, The End of Europe: Dictators, Demagogues, and the Coming Dark Age.Kirchick is my...

    In Europe, Pence says U.S. will hold Russia accountable
    Feb18

    In Europe, Pence says U.S. will hold Russia accountable

    MUNICH — Vice President Mike Pence vowed Saturday that the United States will “hold Russia accountable” even as President Donald Trump searches for new common ground with Moscow at the start of his presidency. RELATED LINKSSen. Klobuchar wants to know why Trump administration is ‘eager’ for Russia connection Secretary of State Rex Tillerson...

    Mike Pence Promises the World: We Will ‘Hold Russia Accountable’
    Feb18

    Mike Pence Promises the World: We Will ‘Hold Russia Accountable’

    (MUNICH) — Vice President Mike Pence vowed Saturday that the United States will “hold Russia accountable” even as President Donald Trump searches for new common ground with Moscow at the start of his presidency. Pence, in an address to the Munich Security Conference, also offered assurances to European allies that the U.S. “strongly supports”...

    Ukraine’s Euromaidan Protests Happened Here
    Feb18

    Ukraine’s Euromaidan Protests Happened Here

    It’s been three years since Ukraine’s Euromaidan protesters took the streets of Kyiv to demand the resignation of pro-Russian President Viktor Yanukovych. RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service has returned to locations in the Ukrainian capital that saw some of the fiercest clashes. Between February 18 and 21, 2014, protests descended into...

    Russia Calls for ‘post-West’ World Order: Lavrov
    Feb18

    Russia Calls for ‘post-West’ World Order: Lavrov

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov called Saturday for an end to a world order dominated by the West and said Moscow wanted to establish a “pragmatic” relationship with the United States. Lavrov was speaking at the Munich Security Conference shortly after US Vice President Mike Pence told the audience Washington remained “unwavering” in its...

    In Europe, Pence says US will hold Russia accountable
    Feb18

    In Europe, Pence says US will hold Russia accountable

    Vice President Mike Pence vowed Saturday that the United States will “hold Russia accountable” even as President Donald Trump searches for new common ground with Moscow at the start of his presidency. Pence, in an address to the Munich Security Conference, also offered assurances to European allies that the U.S. “strongly...