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    US diplomat in Moscow for talks on Ukraine
    May18

    US diplomat in Moscow for talks on Ukraine

    A senior U.S. diplomat is visiting Moscow for talks focusing on Ukraine. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    US diplomat in Moscow for talks on Ukraine
    May18

    US diplomat in Moscow for talks on Ukraine

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    Global Magnitsky Act Set for Markup — and a Showdown
    May18

    Global Magnitsky Act Set for Markup — and a Showdown

    Earlier this month, I wrote about the curious case of the Global Magnitsky Act, which, shortly after being scheduled for markup in the House Foreign Affairs Committee in April, disappeared from the committee’s agenda. The original Magnitsky Act, which was signed into law in 2012 and permits sanctions on Russian individuals involved in...

    The Morning Vertical, May 18, 2016
    May18

    The Morning Vertical, May 18, 2016

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

    Getting slots for Rio 2016 just got much harder for Indian women boxers
    May18

    Getting slots for Rio 2016 just got much harder for Indian women boxers

    Five-time champion Indian star M C Mary Kom (51kg) will take on Sweden’s Juliana Soderstrom in her opening bout of a highly competitive World Women’s Boxing Championship where only three of her compatriots were given seedings in Astana on Wednesday. The event — the final qualifying tournament for women boxers in the three...

    Crimean Tatars: Occupation authorities ban deportation commemorative events
    May18

    Crimean Tatars: Occupation authorities ban deportation commemorative events

    Authorities in Russian-occupied Crimea have banned memorial events devoted to remembering the mass Soviet deportation of Crimean Tatars, according to the political leader of the Black Sea peninsula’s indigenous people, Refat Chubarov. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    The Daily Vertical: Savchenkophobia
    May18

    The Daily Vertical: Savchenkophobia

    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: Savchenkophobia (Transcript)
    May18

    The Daily Vertical: Savchenkophobia (Transcript)

    Vladimir Putin’s regime clearly has a bad case of Savchenkophobia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump would speak to Kim Jong-Un: report
    May18

    Trump would speak to Kim Jong-Un: report

    FILE – In this April 15, 2016 file photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks in Hartford, Conn. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File) Donald Trump on Tuesday said he would speak with North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un, in what would be a dramatic shift in US policy. “I would speak to him, I would have no problem speaking to him,” the...

    Would have no problem speaking to Kim Jong-Un, says Donald Trump
    May18

    Would have no problem speaking to Kim Jong-Un, says Donald Trump

    Donald Trump on Tuesday said he would speak with North Korean Leader Kim Jong-Un, in what would be a dramatic shift in United States (US) policy. “I would speak to him, I would have no problem speaking to him,” the Republican presumptive presidential nominee told media in an interview. Until now, the US strategy has been to try and isolate...