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    The Morning Vertical, March 18, 2018
    Mar22

    The Morning Vertical, March 18, 2018

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

    FSB Holds Crimean Tatar Activist For Questioning, Wife Fears Terror Charge

    Crimean Tatar activist Nariman Memediminov has been taken in for questioning by Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) officers and may face charges of propagating terrorism, his wife says. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Parliament Committee Green-Lights Savchenko Arrest
    Mar22

    Ukraine Parliament Committee Green-Lights Savchenko Arrest

    The Ukrainian parliament’s rules committee has unanimously approved the cancellation of immunity, detainment, and arrest of lawmaker and former Russian captive Nadia Savchenko, who is accused of plotting a “terrorist” attack on the legislature. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    US to increase funding for Georgia, Ukraine to counter Russian influence
    Mar22

    US to increase funding for Georgia, Ukraine to counter Russian influence

    Georgia is among key European countries that will receive United States funding to counter Russian influence and aggression According to the Consolidated Appropriations Act not less than 105 325 000 shall be made available for assistance for Georgia and not less than 420 700 000 for Ukraine …read more Source:...

    Kazakh traditional dance ‘Kara Zhorga’ has earned the love of the local people in Kiev
    Mar22

    Kazakh traditional dance ‘Kara Zhorga’ has earned the love of the local people in Kiev

    Diplomats, students and members of the Kazakh diaspora organized a flash mob at the famous Golden Gate metro station in Diplomats. …read more Source: Kazakh...

    Kiev tightens requirements for Russians traveling to Ukraine
    Mar22

    Kiev tightens requirements for Russians traveling to Ukraine

    Ukraine’s restrictions on Russians entering the country are a direct response to Russia’s actions in the region. (Reuters pic) KIEV: Kiev will tighten control over travel by Russian citizens to Ukraine, according to a decree signed by President Petro Poroshenko on Wednesday, a further move by the authorities to distance Ukraine from...

    Cambridge Analytica boss went from ‘aromatics’ to psyops to Trump’s campaign
    Mar22

    Cambridge Analytica boss went from ‘aromatics’ to psyops to Trump’s campaign

    Long before the political data firm he oversees, Cambridge Analytica, helped Donald Trump become president, Nigel Oakes tried a very different form of influencing human behavior. It was called “marketing aromatics,” or the use of smells to make consumers spend more money.In the decades since, the Eton-educated British businessman has styled...

    GOP fundraiser adds to work as foreign agent
    Mar22

    GOP fundraiser adds to work as foreign agent

    WASHINGTON A GOP fundraiser-turned-foreign agent has updated his registration with the Justice Department, disclosing he’s lobbying in the United States for a businessman in Ukraine. Fundraiser Yuri Vanetik, a Russian … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Philippines urged to remain part of the ‘ICC family’
    Mar22

    Philippines urged to remain part of the ‘ICC family’

    THE International Criminal Court (ICC) has called upon the Philippines to remain a party to the Rome Statute, after President Rodrigo Duterte announced it would pull out due to investigations into the country’s bloody war on drugs. A statement released by the ICC on Tuesday said that the Philippines’ formal decision to withdraw from...

    Red-hot Osaka powers past Serena in Miami
    Mar22

    Red-hot Osaka powers past Serena in Miami

    Osaka overcomes nerves in first meeting with Serena Williams unable to break powerful Osaka serve Anisimova forfeits with ankle injury Naomi Osaka continued her stunning run of form with a 6-3 6-2 victory over 23-times grand slam champion Serena Williams in the first round of the Miami Open on Wednesday, the latest big win for the 20-year-old...