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    Why Scholars and Policymakers Disagree
    Jun05

    Why Scholars and Policymakers Disagree

    Academics are a conflicted lot, simultaneously cherishing and bemoaning their isolation from the world. Pursuing the life of the mind necessarily entails cultivating independence and even detachment from politics, the news cycle, and government policy. Yet detachment can easily become irrelevance, and in recent years, there has been a tidal wave...

    Cybersleuths Say Convoy Movements Show Link To MH17 Plane Crash
    Jun05

    Cybersleuths Say Convoy Movements Show Link To MH17 Plane Crash

    A team of open-source researchers investigating the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 has published reports linking the movements of Russian military equipment to the plane’s downing. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Strobe Talbott: The Full Transcript
    Jun05

    Strobe Talbott: The Full Transcript

    Subscribe to The Global POLITICO on iTunes here. | Subscribe via Stitcher.Glasser: Well, I’m Susan Glasser, and welcome back to The Global POLITICO. Our guest again this week is Strobe Talbott, the president of Brookings, a Russianist of the first order, a Russophile, an author, former deputy secretary of state, and really as close of a...

    Azerbaijan names squad for European Boxing Championship
    Jun05

    Azerbaijan names squad for European Boxing Championship

    Azerbaijan’s boxing team has named a squad for the European Championship to be held in Kharkov, Ukraine on June 16. …read more Source:...

    In Russia: Ukrainian library boss in Moscow found guilty of ‘extremism’
    Jun05

    In Russia: Ukrainian library boss in Moscow found guilty of ‘extremism’

    Natalya Sharina, 59, was given a four-year suspended sentence for allegedly inciting ethnic hatred against Russians. A Russian court on Monday found the former head of a Ukrainian library in Moscow guilty of “extremism” in a high-profile case critics labelled a political witchhunt.Natalya Sharina, 59, was given a four-year suspended...

    Belarus, Russia see no military solution to crisis in Ukraine’s east
    Jun05

    Belarus, Russia see no military solution to crisis in Ukraine’s east

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    Ukrainian library boss in Moscow found guilty of ‘extremism’ (AFP)
    Jun05

    Ukrainian library boss in Moscow found guilty of ‘extremism’ (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – A Russian court on Monday found the former head of a Ukrainian library in Moscow guilty of “extremism” in a high-profile case critics labelled a political witchhunt. …read more Source: The West...

    Only 12% Russians consider Armenia friendly country
    Jun05

    Only 12% Russians consider Armenia friendly country

    ArmInfo.Only 12% of Russians consider Armenia a friendly country, Russian Levada center Friends and Enemies survey results evidence that. According to the survey, published on the website of the organization, on the request to name 5 countries close to Russia, TOP-5 entered Belarus-46% of people named it ally, the second place occupies China with...

    Chief of Moscow’s Ukrainian library gets suspended sentence
    Jun05

    Chief of Moscow’s Ukrainian library gets suspended sentence

    A Moscow court has convicted the director of a Ukrainian library of inciting ethnic hatred to Russians and imposed a four-year suspended sentence. …read more Source: FOX...

    Head of Russia’s only Ukrainian library gets suspended jail term
    Jun05

    Head of Russia’s only Ukrainian library gets suspended jail term

    MOSCOW – A court in Moscow on Monday handed a four-year suspended prison sentence to Natalya Sharina, the head of Russia’s only state-run Ukrainian language library, after finding her guilty of inciting ethnic hatred and embezzlement, a Reuters reporter in… …read more Source:...