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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Children In Crimea Stage Russian War Song
    Mar20

    Children In Crimea Stage Russian War Song

    Pro-Russia groups in Crimea marked the third anniversary of the annexation of the Ukrainian peninsula by Moscow. Children performing at a ceremony in Sevastopol on March 18 sang and acted out a Russian song of war for the occasion. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Courts U.S. Allies With Arms Exports
    Mar20

    Russia Courts U.S. Allies With Arms Exports

    After a sharp drop-off in arms exports since the 2014 annexation of Crimea, Russia is steadily reclaiming its lost market share—and as the Wall Street Journal notes, it is increasingly doing so while courting longtime U.S. customers: Moscow’s efforts to bounce back have caught the attention of U.S. arms makers, in part because Russia is...

    Russia launches live-fire drill in Crimea
    Mar20

    Russia launches live-fire drill in Crimea

    Russia has launched a large-scale live-fire exercise in Crimea, a senior military official said Monday, after the West repeatedly asked Moscow to return the Black Sea peninsula to Ukraine. …read more Source: China Internet Information...

    SNP leader invited to visit Crimea again; Belgrade silent
    Mar20

    SNP leader invited to visit Crimea again; Belgrade silent

    SNP party leader Nenad Popovic and “several Serbian businesspeople” have been invited to an economic forum in Yalta next month.Leader of Crimea Republic Serge Aksyonov announced this on Facebook, a week after his meeting with Popovic. …read more Source:...

    The Daily Vertical: What’s Mine Is Mine, What’s Yours Is Negotiable
    Mar20

    The Daily Vertical: What’s Mine Is Mine, What’s Yours Is Negotiable

    The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Morning Vertical, March 20, 2017
    Mar20

    The Morning Vertical, March 20, 2017

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

    International forum in Artsakh brings together bloggers from 11 countries
    Mar20

    International forum in Artsakh brings together bloggers from 11 countries

    About 30 bloggers from 11 countries came together in Artsakh for a forum initiated by “Artsakhakertum” NGO and the Atsakh Union of Journalists, Artsakhpress reports. Attending the event were Anton Nossik (Russia), Anton Merkurov (Russia), Aleksandr Alimov (Latvia), Tarik Hafed (Algeria), Romain Mielcarek (France), Gilad Halpern (Israel),...

    Trump: Everyone knows Russia allegations are ‘fake news’
    Mar20

    Trump: Everyone knows Russia allegations are ‘fake news’

    Hours before FBI Director James Comey is set to testify before Congress on Russia’s involvement in the 2016 presidential elections, President Donald Trump renewed his attacks against those who have accused him of having ties to the Russian government. “James Clapper and others stated that there is no evidence Potus colluded with Russia,”...

    Japan and Russia hold talks on security, territorial dispute
    Mar20

    Japan and Russia hold talks on security, territorial dispute

    Tokyo – The foreign and defence ministers from Japan and Russia met in Tokyo on Monday for the first two-plus-two talks since Russias annexation of Ukraine. The one-day meeting comes as the sides …read more Source: Big News...

    Russia says US missile systems a risk to regional security
    Mar20

    Russia says US missile systems a risk to regional security

    TOKYO (AP) — Russia views U.S. missile defense systems being deployed in northeast Asia as a threat to regional security, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said following talks Monday with Japanese officials in Tokyo. Strategic concerns, both in northeast Asia and elsewhere, including Syria and Ukraine, were among a wide range of regional and global...