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    Russian Pranksters Pose As Ukrainian President, PM In Calls To Montenegrin Leaders
    May31

    Russian Pranksters Pose As Ukrainian President, PM In Calls To Montenegrin Leaders

    Two leading politicians in Montenegro have fallen victim to Russian pranksters who posed as the president and prime minister of Ukraine in telephone calls last week, officials in the Balkan country say. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Interview: U.S. Senator Booker Says Russia Trying to Destabilize Democracies Globally
    May31

    Interview: U.S. Senator Booker Says Russia Trying to Destabilize Democracies Globally

    Russia’s interference in Ukraine is just one sign of a broad attempt to destabilize democracies around the world, U.S. Senator Cory Booker has told RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    DPR Rep Confirms Agreement With Ukraine on Donbass Truce From June 1
    May31

    DPR Rep Confirms Agreement With Ukraine on Donbass Truce From June 1

    DONETSK (Sputnik) — The previous agreement on the ceasefire regime in Donbass stipulated truce during Easter celebrations. “An agreement was reached with the Ukrainian side on an indefinite cessation of fire from 00:00 [Moscow time] on June 1,” Yakubov said. The Donbass conflict erupted in April 2014 as a local counter-reaction to the...

    Are Russia Sanctions Here to Stay?
    May31

    Are Russia Sanctions Here to Stay?

    TNI Staff Politics, Eurasia Or are they just a convenient extension of politics? On May 25, the Center for the National Interest hosted a panel discussion of U.S. sanctions on Russia. The event was broadcast live on the National Interest’s Facebook page and can be viewed here. Three leading experts concurred that while the U.S. sanctions...

    Ukraine doctor pioneering ‘three-parent’ babies
    May31

    Ukraine doctor pioneering ‘three-parent’ babies

    KIEV, – A 34-year-old woman tried to have a baby for 15 years before she turned to a pioneering doctor in Ukraine and a groundbreaking but ethically disputed “three-parent” procedure, reports BSS. She became the mother of a healthy baby boy in January at a private clinic in Kiev using a process called pronuclear transfer that inserts the...

    Rõivas: Outright warfare continues in Eastern Ukraine
    May31

    Rõivas: Outright warfare continues in Eastern Ukraine

    Outright combat acivity is going on in Eastern Ukraine, said Second Vice-President of the Riigikogu and former Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas (Reform) after visiting Ukrainian troops serving close to the front line in Eastern Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Russia and Ukraine’s ‘Twiplomatic’ spat
    May31

    Russia and Ukraine’s ‘Twiplomatic’ spat

    Find out what’s buzzing in the social media world today. …read more Source:...

    France says worried by Ukraine crisis, demands guarantees for observers
    May31

    France says worried by Ukraine crisis, demands guarantees for observers

    PARIS – France’s foreign ministry said on Wednesday it was “extremely concerned” by the situation on the ground in eastern Ukraine and demanded guarantees that international observers be allowed to carry out their mission fully. A ceasefire… …read more Source:...

    France Says Worried by Ukraine Crisis, Demands Guarantees for Observers
    May31

    France Says Worried by Ukraine Crisis, Demands Guarantees for Observers

    PARIS (Reuters) – France’s foreign ministry said on Wednesday it was “extremely concerned” by the situation on the ground in eastern Ukraine and… …read more Source: U.S....

    France says worried by Ukraine crisis, demands guarantees for observers
    May31

    France says worried by Ukraine crisis, demands guarantees for observers

    PARIS (Reuters) – France’s foreign ministry said on Wednesday it was “extremely concerned” by the situation on the ground in eastern Ukraine and demanded guarantees that international observers be allowed to carry out their mission fully. …read more Source:...