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    What Russia’s Latest Protests Mean for Putin
    Mar27

    What Russia’s Latest Protests Mean for Putin

    MOSCOW— It’s not a rare sight in this city to see tens of thousands of people pour into the streets to express their opposition to the government that makes its home here. Moscow was the epicenter of the massive pro-democracy protests of 2011-2012, and many others since, including rallies to commemorate slain opposition leader Boris...

    GUAM countries ink documents on cooperation
    Mar27

    GUAM countries ink documents on cooperation

    A protocol to the Agreement on the establishment of the GUAM Free Trade zone was signed by the prime ministers of the member states of the Organization for Democracy and Economic Development – GUAM (Georgia, Ukraine, Azerbaijan and Moldova) at the meeting in Kiev on March 27. …read more Source:...

    Baltics’ Russian Media Use Online Humor to Combat Propaganda
    Mar27

    Baltics’ Russian Media Use Online Humor to Combat Propaganda

    Since Russia’s annexation of Crimea, the Kremlin’s propaganda machine has shrunk the field for independent media and increased cynicism about politics and current events. To combat the problem, one group of Russian journalists, “The Meduza Project,” moved operations to Latvia and focuses on online content and humor to...

    Jared Kushner will be questioned by the Senate Intel Committee as part of its Trump-Russia probe
    Mar27

    Jared Kushner will be questioned by the Senate Intel Committee as part of its Trump-Russia probe

    Spencer Platt/Getty ImagesThe Senate Intelligence Committee will question President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, as part of its investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 election and whether any collusion occurred between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin. “Mr. Kushner has volunteered to be interviewed as part...

    Georgian PM calls on Ukraine, Azerbaijan and Moldova for stronger regional cooperation
    Mar27

    Georgian PM calls on Ukraine, Azerbaijan and Moldova for stronger regional cooperation

    Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili is participating in a meeting of the government heads of the GUAM countries in Kiev Ukraine today …read more Source:...

    Croat and Ukrainian fans’ hate message to Serbs and Russians
    Mar27

    Croat and Ukrainian fans’ hate message to Serbs and Russians

    Supporters of Croatia and Ukraine have used a match played by their national football teams to provoke Serbian and Russians.The qualifier for the 2018 World Cup in Russia was played in Zagreb, Croatia. …read more Source:...

    Life under Russia not all it was cracked up to be: Crimean ex-leader
    Mar27

    Life under Russia not all it was cracked up to be: Crimean ex-leader

    SEVASTOPOL, Crimea – The pro-Moscow Crimean politician who signed a document handing control over the Ukrainian peninsula to Russia in March 2014 said the three years since had been a time of disappointment for many people in the region. Alexei… …read more Source:...

    Alexei Navalny: Russian crusader who’s taking on Vladimir Putin
    Mar27

    Alexei Navalny: Russian crusader who’s taking on Vladimir Putin

    The 40-year-old, who was arrested at Sunday's demonstration in Moscow, is no stranger to clashes with the Kremlin. Anti-corruption campaigner Alexei Navalny has cemented his status as leader of Russia’s opposition movement by organising the largest unauthorised protest in recent years against President Vladimir Putin’s rule.The...

    Russian gas pipeline splits Parliament
    Mar27

    Russian gas pipeline splits Parliament

    To allow, or not to allow. That is the question the Danish government will be entertaining in the coming week when the Russian gas pipeline Nord Stream 2 formally asks for permission to lead the pipeline through Danish waters in the Baltic Sea. But in Denmark’s political arena, the question has divided a number of parties. Dansk Folkeparti...

    The Morning Vertical, March 27, 2017
    Mar27

    The Morning Vertical, March 27, 2017

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