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    The Daily Vertical: RIP Minsk
    Mar03

    The Daily Vertical: RIP Minsk

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia subjecting Ukrainian pilot to show trial, lawyer says
    Mar03

    Russia subjecting Ukrainian pilot to show trial, lawyer says

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – A defence lawyer for Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko, on trial in Russia on charges of complicity in the killing of two Russian journalists, said on Thursday her case was trumped up and she was being subjected to a show trial. …read more Source: The...

    The Daily Vertical: RIP Minsk (Transcript)
    Mar03

    The Daily Vertical: RIP Minsk (Transcript)

    When the foreign ministers of Russia, Ukraine, Germany, and France meet in Paris today to discuss the Minsk ceasefire, they may as well be attending a funeral. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Bulgaria Marks 138th Anniversary of Liberation from Ottoman Rule
    Mar03

    Bulgaria Marks 138th Anniversary of Liberation from Ottoman Rule

    Bulgaria marks on March 3 its National Holiday, the anniversary of its liberation from Ottoman rule. 138 years ago, in a tiny town near Istanbul named San Stefano, a peace treaty was signed bringing Bulgaria back to the political map. The treaty was a result of the Russo-Turkish War of 1877-1878, known in Bulgaria as the Liberation War. Russia...

    Ukraine accuses rebels of using Grad missile launchers
    Mar03

    Ukraine accuses rebels of using Grad missile launchers

    The Ukrainian government Thursday accused Russian-backed rebels of using large-caliber weapons despite a cease-fire in eastern Ukraine that required both sides to pull back those arms …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine accuses rebels of using Grad missile launchers
    Mar03

    Ukraine accuses rebels of using Grad missile launchers

    The Ukrainian government on Thursday accused Russian-backed rebels of using large-caliber weapons despite a cease-fire in eastern Ukraine that required both sides to pull back those arms. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Ukraine accuses rebels of using Grad missile launchers
    Mar03

    Ukraine accuses rebels of using Grad missile launchers

    The Ukrainian government on Thursday accused Russian-backed rebels of using large-caliber weapons despite a cease-fire in eastern Ukraine that required both sides to pull back those arms. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Public support for Putin to serve another term hits highest level in four years: poll
    Mar03

    Public support for Putin to serve another term hits highest level in four years: poll

    Russian President Vladimir Putin chairs a meeting at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, March 2, 2016. REUTERS MOSCOW: Public support for Vladimir Putin to serve another term as president has hit its highest level in four years, a survey by a state-run pollster showed on Thursday. Seventy-four percent of Russians would vote to re-elect Putin as...

    Hope Fades for Quick End to Ukraine War
    Mar03

    Hope Fades for Quick End to Ukraine War

    When Russian-backed forces seized public buildings in eastern Ukraine, unleashing the ongoing conflict, many Ukrainians thought the crisis would not last very long. Two years later, with western sanctions and two peace agreements failing to stop Russia’s intervention, the war continues and many of those displaced see little hope that they...

    Public support for Putin to serve another term hits highest level in four years – poll
    Mar03

    Public support for Putin to serve another term hits highest level in four years – poll

    Public support for Vladimir Putin to serve another term as president has hit its highest level in four years, a survey by a state-run pollster showed on Thursday. Seventy-four percent of Russians would vote to re-elect Putin as president, according to a poll by VTsIOM. Putin dominates state media in Russia and is widely expected to contest the...