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    Russia is here to stay – the UK should engage with it
    Apr19

    Russia is here to stay – the UK should engage with it

    Britain must follow America’s lead and attempt to defuse conflicts with Russia. Russia is here to stay. As the largest country by area, the sixth largest economy, the ninth largest population, and a permanent seat on the United Nations Security Council, there is simply no denying the power and influence of Europe’s eastern neighbour....

    Chernobyl zone turns into testbed for Nature’s rebound
    Apr19

    Chernobyl zone turns into testbed for Nature’s rebound

    CHERNOBYL, Ukraine — What happens when the site of the world’s worst nuclear accident is left all but abandoned for nearly 30 years? Chernobyl power plant in 2006. (Photo courtesy of Carl Montgomery via Flickr) In the case of Chernobyl, it becomes a unique chance to see how wildlife recovers in what is a giant nature reserve, bereft of...

    The Morning Vertical, April 19, 2016
    Apr19

    The Morning Vertical, April 19, 2016

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

    Putin and Poroshenko Discuss Russian and Ukrainian Prisoner Swap
    Apr19

    Putin and Poroshenko Discuss Russian and Ukrainian Prisoner Swap

    Russia and Ukraine’s presidents discussed the fate of Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, and the two Russian servicemen captured in Ukraine, in a phone call on Monday. Military pilot Savchenko is serving a jail sentence in Russia’s Rostov region for allegedly guiding a mortar strike, which hit a Russian state TV crew, killing two...

    Polish minister says Russia preparing aggression against NATO: report
    Apr19

    Polish minister says Russia preparing aggression against NATO: report

    Defence Minister Antoni Macierewicz in front of the Presidential Palace in Warsaw, Poland March 10, 2016. REUTERS Poland’s defence minister has said Russia continued to pose a serious threat to NATO and that Moscow was systematically preparing for aggression against the alliance. Poland, a former Soviet satellite state, fears Russia is...

    Vladimir Putin’s Little Helper
    Apr19

    Vladimir Putin’s Little Helper

    Russia has a special, unlikely friend in the European Union. Hungary, like Poland and the Baltic countries, underwent immense suffering at the hands of the Soviets during the Cold War. But Hungary is now willing to lend Moscow a hand, even if it means undermining EU solidarity at a time of acute crisis. A disloyal member state agitating against...

    Chernobyl ‘Liquidators’ Make Bitter Return
    Apr19

    Chernobyl ‘Liquidators’ Make Bitter Return

    Emergency workers who responded to the Chernobyl nuclear disaster 30 years ago returned to the scene of the event that changed their lives forever. Known as “liquidators,” they shared stories of their experiences and their struggles for official recognition and compensation. (Producers: Ray Furlong/Christian Borys. Camera: Yura Melko....

    Journalist faces charges in Russia-occupied Crimea
    Apr19

    Journalist faces charges in Russia-occupied Crimea

    MOSCOW (AP) ” The prosecutor general for Russian-occupied Crimea says security services are pressing charges against a Crimean journalist for undermining Russia’s territorial integrity.Shortly after Russia annexed Crimea from Ukraine… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Journalist faces charges in Russia-occupied Crimea
    Apr19

    Journalist faces charges in Russia-occupied Crimea

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    Journalist faces charges in Russia-occupied Crimea
    Apr19

    Journalist faces charges in Russia-occupied Crimea

    The prosecutor general for Russian-occupied Crimea says security services are pressing charges against a Crimean journalist for undermining Russia’s territorial integrity. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...