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    Serbs attacked in Kiev “as soon as they spoke Serbian”/VIDEO
    Dec14

    Serbs attacked in Kiev “as soon as they spoke Serbian”/VIDEO

    Filip Balac, a member of Partizan football club’s TV crew, says he and another colleague were assaulted in Kiev when the attackers heard them speak Serbian.They were in the Ukrainian capital for a Europa League game between Partizan Belgrade and Dynamo Kiev. …read more Source:...

    4 Winter Solstice Rituals From Around the World
    Dec14

    4 Winter Solstice Rituals From Around the World

    Thousands of people around the globe will herald the winter solstice, the shortest day of the year in the Northern Hemisphere, with centuries-old rituals like soaking in fruit-filled baths and dressing up as a devilish folklore legend that punishes naughty children around Christmas. The solstice, which falls on Dec. 21 this year, marks the first...

    Ukraine MP Calls to Expedite Anti-corruption Court Legislation
    Dec14

    Ukraine MP Calls to Expedite Anti-corruption Court Legislation

    Pressure to expedite creation of special court comes amid concerns that Kyiv is backsliding on promised reforms …read more Source: Voice of...

    Latvian Speaker to Ukrainian: Nord Stream II contravenes EU’s common energy policy
    Dec14

    Latvian Speaker to Ukrainian: Nord Stream II contravenes EU’s common energy policy

    Latvia has been consistently saying that the Nord Stream II natural gas pipeline project contravenes the European Union’s (EU) common external energy policy and that it will weaken the bloc’s Neighborhood Policy, Saeima Speaker Inara Murniece (National Alliance) said during a meeting with Andriy Parubiy, Speaker of Ukraine’s...

    Latvian Speaker to Ukrainian: Nord Stream II contravenes EU’s common energy policy
    Dec14

    Latvian Speaker to Ukrainian: Nord Stream II contravenes EU’s common energy policy

    Latvia has been consistently saying that the Nord Stream II natural gas pipeline project contravenes the European Union’s (EU) common external energy policy and that it will weaken the bloc’s Neighborhood Policy, Saeima Speaker Inara Murniece (National Alliance) said during a meeting with Andriy Parubiy, Speaker of Ukraine’s...

    Serbs attacked in Kiev “as soon as they spoke Serbian”
    Dec14

    Serbs attacked in Kiev “as soon as they spoke Serbian”

    Filip Balac, a member of Partizan football club’s TV crew, says he and another colleague were assaulted in Kiev when the attackers heard them speak Serbian. They were in the Ukrainian capital for a Europa League game between Partizan Belgrade and Dynamo Kiev. Balac told the daily Vecernje Novosti that a group of hooligans approached […]...

    Ukraine Not To Receive EU Money As Kyiv Fails To Fully Meet Requirements
    Dec14

    Ukraine Not To Receive EU Money As Kyiv Fails To Fully Meet Requirements

    Ukraine will not receive the third tranche of the European Union’s financial assistance as Kyiv failed to meet some of the EU requirements, the head of the EU delegation to Ukraine said. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Polish, Ukrainian presidents pay tribute to victims of Soviet secret police
    Dec14

    Polish, Ukrainian presidents pay tribute to victims of Soviet secret police

    The presidents of Poland and Ukraine on Wednesday paid homage to Polish soldiers murdered by Soviet secret police and buried at a cemetery in the Ukrainian city of Kharkiv. …read more Source: Polskie...

    Rosenstein defends Mueller, Russia investigation
    Dec14

    Rosenstein defends Mueller, Russia investigation

    By Matt Zapotosky and Devlin Barrett | Washington Post WASHINGTON – Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein defended special counsel Robert Mueller in the face of critical questioning Wednesday from the House Judiciary Committee about whether bias might have infected Mueller’s investigation of Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential...

    A Question Of War: Ukrainian Journalist Gears Up (Again) For Putin’s Big Press Conference
    Dec14

    A Question Of War: Ukrainian Journalist Gears Up (Again) For Putin’s Big Press Conference

    With his by-now-customary questions about the war in eastern Ukraine, journalist Roman Tsymbalyuk has become a regular fixture at Russian President Vladimir Putin’s annual press conference. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...