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    Will New National Security Adviser McMaster Clash with Donald Trump on Russia?
    Feb22

    Will New National Security Adviser McMaster Clash with Donald Trump on Russia?

    McMaster has said that “Russia’s invasion of Ukraine” in 2014 marked the end of the post-Cold War “holiday from history.” …read more Source:...

    Kyiv Urges Reforms To Stop Russia From Vetoing UN Action On Ukraine Conflict
    Feb22

    Kyiv Urges Reforms To Stop Russia From Vetoing UN Action On Ukraine Conflict

    Ukraine has called for reform of the United Nations Security Councils structure to prevent Russia from using its veto power on the council to obstruct actions involving the conflict in eastern Ukrain …read more Source: Big News...

    Monitor Says Ukraine Cease-Fire, Weapons Withdrawal Not Being Honored
    Feb22

    Monitor Says Ukraine Cease-Fire, Weapons Withdrawal Not Being Honored

    The head of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) has said there are still significant violations of the cease-fire in Ukraine and no evidence that either side is withdraw …read more Source: Big News...

    Russia Detains 11 Crimean Tatars
    Feb22

    Russia Detains 11 Crimean Tatars

    The Russian authorities in the annexed Ukrainian region of Crimea have sentenced 10 Crimean Tatars to five days of administrative arrest after convicting them of holding an illegal public gathering. …read more Source: Big News...

    The Morning Vertical, February 22, 2017
    Feb22

    The Morning Vertical, February 22, 2017

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

    Chrystia Freeland’s Kremlin ban is a badge of honour
    Feb22

    Chrystia Freeland’s Kremlin ban is a badge of honour

    Our Foreign Affairs Minister, Chrystia Freeland, will not be sitting down for borscht and blini in Russia any time soon. Maybe never. She holds a rare ministerial distinction. She’s banned from that land. She was blacklisted three years ago, along with 12 other Canadians, in retaliation for sanctions imposed in response to Russian...

    Trump’s new security advisor differs from him on Russia, other key issues
    Feb22

    Trump’s new security advisor differs from him on Russia, other key issues

    WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump has shown little patience for dissent, but that trait is likely to be tested by his new national security adviser, Army Lieutenant General HR McMaster. McMaster is joining the White House staff with views on Russia, counterterrorism, strengthening the military and other major security issues that diverge not...

    Interior Ministry: Documents issued in DNR, LNR not valid in Belarus
    Feb22

    Interior Ministry: Documents issued in DNR, LNR not valid in Belarus

    According to the Interior Ministry, the Donetsk and Lugansk republics have not been recognized as territorial units, which means that the documents issued in the DNR and the LNR are invalid in Belarus. …read more Source:...

    Bulgaria starts working under Balkan gas hub with EU money
    Feb22

    Bulgaria starts working under Balkan gas hub with EU money

    Last week the European Commission allotted nearly EUR 1 million to Bulgaria. The money will enable this country to start working on the idea of future construction of the international gas hub Balkan near the coastal city of Varna. The money will be spent on research, studies and analyses and will help Bulgaria find out whether that project is...

    Russia Detains 11 Crimean Tatars
    Feb22

    Russia Detains 11 Crimean Tatars

    The Russian authorities in the annexed Ukrainian region of Crimea have sentenced 10 Crimean Tatars to five days of administrative arrest after convicting them of holding an illegal public gathering. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...