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    When War Becomes Routine: A Week With Ukraine’s Weary-Eyed Soldiers
    Apr27

    When War Becomes Routine: A Week With Ukraine’s Weary-Eyed Soldiers

    The mercenary thought that he had left the battlefield for good before war slunk back into his life, unwelcome and unforeseen.Retirement had suited Makar. This soldier-of-fortune turned to civilian life following two decades in various martial tribes. Several years in the Soviet Army; a stint in an elite, Ukrainian police unit following the...

    U.S. diplomat Nuland says optimistic about Ukraine reforms
    Apr27

    U.S. diplomat Nuland says optimistic about Ukraine reforms

    KIEV (Reuters) – U.S Assistant Secretary of State Victoria Nuland said on Wednesday she was encouraged by signs of commitment to reforms from a new government in Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    U.S. diplomat Nuland says optimistic about Ukraine reforms
    Apr27

    U.S. diplomat Nuland says optimistic about Ukraine reforms

    KIEV (Reuters) – U.S Assistant Secretary of State Victoria Nuland said on Wednesday she was encouraged by signs of commitment to reforms from a new government in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    ‘Four civilians killed’ in east Ukraine
    Apr27

    ‘Four civilians killed’ in east Ukraine

    Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine say at least four civilians, including a pregnant woman, were killed in a shelling – an attack army chiefs deny. …read more Source:...

    The Morning Vertical, April 27, 2016
    Apr27

    The Morning Vertical, April 27, 2016

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

    Shakhtar’s Darijo Srna: ‘We have lost our homes, our stadium and our fans’
    Apr27

    Shakhtar’s Darijo Srna: ‘We have lost our homes, our stadium and our fans’

    Ukrainian club play Sevilla in Europa League semi-finals two years after Russian separatists forced them 700 miles away from their home city“I remember my last day in Donetsk,” says Darijo Srna, the captain of Shakhtar, a football club in exile. “It was 16 May 2014. We were told we had to leave quickly. I didn’t take anything from my home....

    Turkey condemns outlawing of Crimean Tatar Mejlis
    Apr27

    Turkey condemns outlawing of Crimean Tatar Mejlis

    The decision is part of a pressure campaign against Tatars using intimidation and suppression, says Foreign Ministry …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Crimean Tatar assembly outlawed in Russia-land-grabbed Crimea
    Apr27

    Crimean Tatar assembly outlawed in Russia-land-grabbed Crimea

    A court in Crimea, the Ukrainian peninsula, which was annexed by Russia in 2014, has on April 26 outlawed the Crimean Tatar Mejlis, the assembly of Tatar community leaders. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    First Shipment of US Natural Gas Arrives in Portugal
    Apr27

    First Shipment of US Natural Gas Arrives in Portugal

    The first shipment of liquefied natural gas from the United States has reached its destination in Portugal, a development that could disrupt Russia’s domination of the European gas market. The U.S. cargo ship Creole Spirit arrived early Wednesday in the port of Sines, Portugal, carrying a shipment from Houston, Texas-based Cheniere Energy....

    The Daily Vertical: Eye On Odesa (Transcript)
    Apr27

    The Daily Vertical: Eye On Odesa (Transcript)

    In the coming weeks, it’s probably a good idea to keep a close eye on Odesa. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...