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    Saakashvili Says Ukrainian Government Must Meet Protesters’ Demands
    Oct29

    Saakashvili Says Ukrainian Government Must Meet Protesters’ Demands

    Hundreds of protesters have joined a rally organized outside the Ukrainian parliament in Kyiv by the Movement of New Forces, the political party led by Mikheil Saakashvili. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Communism, Memory and ‘Forgetting’
    Oct29

    Communism, Memory and ‘Forgetting’

    Writing in the New York Times, Bret Stephens takes aim at the curious mix of indulgence, amnesia and ignorance that envelops the subject of Communism. How many know the name of Lazar Kaganovich, one of Stalin’s principal henchmen in the [genocidal Ukrainian] famine [of 1932/33]? What about other chapters large and small in the history of...

    Saakashvili: Ukrainian Government Must Heed Our Demands
    Oct29

    Saakashvili: Ukrainian Government Must Heed Our Demands

    Hundreds of protesters joined a rally organized outside the Ukrainian parliament in Kyiv on October 29 by the New Forces Movement, a novice political group led by Mikheil Saakashvili. The former Georgian president and ex-governor of Ukraine’s Odesa Oblast was stripped of Ukrainian citizenship in June 2017 in a move he is currently...

    Hungary Vetoes NATO-Ukraine Summit
    Oct29

    Hungary Vetoes NATO-Ukraine Summit

    Hungary stated that it cannot support Ukraine’s integration into the military bloc and vetoed the NATO-Ukraine Committee summit scheduled take place in December, the Foreign Ministry of Hungary announced, according to a statement published on the country’s government website. The reason for the veto lies with the so-called Law on...

    Ancient Bulgarian manuscripts stored at the Russian State Library
    Oct29

    Ancient Bulgarian manuscripts stored at the Russian State Library

    Did you know that alongside numerous unique Slavic written sources, the funds of the Russian State Library store some 1,000 ancient Bulgarian manuscripts? Here is chief paleographer, Prof. Marina Krutova from the “Manuscripts” department with more about them: “One of the oldest manuscripts of Bulgarian origin is the Slepchanski Apostle, written...

    Russian Rescue Team Arrives In Svalbard As Hopes For Crew Fade
    Oct29

    Russian Rescue Team Arrives In Svalbard As Hopes For Crew Fade

    A Russian plane dispatched by the Emergency Situations Ministry has arrived in Norway with a rescue team to aid efforts to recover the crew and passengers of a Russian Mi-8 helicopter that had gone missing off the Arctic Svalbard archipelago. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Hungary vetoes NATO-Ukraine Commission meeting
    Oct29

    Hungary vetoes NATO-Ukraine Commission meeting

    Justin SpikeHungary vetoes NATO-Ukraine Commission meeting Photo: MTI/KKMHungary has vetoed a planned December 6 meeting of the NATO-Ukraine Commission, announced Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó (pictured) at a Friday press conference, reports pro-government news portal origo.hu. The reason for the veto, Szijjártó said, was...

    In Kyiv, U.S. Envoy Meets Freed Tatar Leaders, Ukrainian Leaders
    Oct29

    In Kyiv, U.S. Envoy Meets Freed Tatar Leaders, Ukrainian Leaders

    Kurt Volker, the U.S. special envoy for efforts to end the conflict in eastern Ukraine, has met with Crimean Tatar leaders Ilmi Umerov and Akhtem Chiygoz, who were released from custody in their Russian-occupied homeland this week. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    For Ukraine’s fishermen, ‘war changed everything’
    Oct29

    For Ukraine’s fishermen, ‘war changed everything’

    PRYMORSKE, Ukraine — In the idle heat, a hundred eyes stare out from the tangle of fishing nets, the fish drying like tiny slivers of tinfoil under a stifling sun. Plastic buckets, battered hulls and lengths of knotted rope litter an otherwise empty beach. A few wooden dinghies bob on the sea’s flat, mercury surface; white light glares in...

    U.S. hopes for more from Russia after Crimean prisoners freed
    Oct28

    U.S. hopes for more from Russia after Crimean prisoners freed

    1 hour 33 min agoKIEV – The release of two Crimean Tatars from Russian custody this week was a good si …read more Source:...