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    Special edition of the business magazine about Kazakhstan published in Ukraine
    Oct23

    Special edition of the business magazine about Kazakhstan published in Ukraine

    The editor-in-chief of the magazine Tatiana Lyulka had this idea when she attended the EXPO 2017 opening ceremony. …read more Source: Kazakh...

    Stalin, 1929-1941: Brutal and Brilliant
    Oct23

    Stalin, 1929-1941: Brutal and Brilliant

    Stalin: Waiting for Hitler, 1929-1941, volume II, Stephen Kotkin, Penguin Press 1119 pp. In April 1934, the poet Osip Mandelstam bumped into Boris Pasternak on a Moscow street. He recited verses that he had read a few weeks earlier to a few intimate friends. The verses ridiculed a “Kremlin highlander” with a criminal past and part Ossetian...

    Newt Gingrich, European man
    Oct23

    Newt Gingrich, European man

    KIEV, Ukraine — Newt Gingrich — the former speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, credited with creating the confrontational, hyper-partisan style of politics that’s taken hold of Washington — will soon be landing on European shores. On the sidelines of a political conference in Ukraine last month, Gingrich told me he would move to...

    Murphy hosting meetings in Ukraine, Estonia on war, Russia
    Oct23

    Murphy hosting meetings in Ukraine, Estonia on war, Russia

    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Connecticut U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy is traveling to Ukraine and Estonia to host meetings on the war in Ukraine, Russian aggression and other issues. The Democrat is the ranking member of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Subcommittee on Europe and Regional Security Cooperation. Murphy is scheduled … …read...

    When a Russian loves a Ukrainian
    Oct22

    When a Russian loves a Ukrainian

    A film and a real-life story highlight the very different reactions of the Kremlin to a Russian-Ukrainian love affair. …read more Source: AL...

    Ukrainian Wikipedia Awards National Winners of ‘Wiki Loves Earth’ Photo Contest
    Oct22

    Ukrainian Wikipedia Awards National Winners of ‘Wiki Loves Earth’ Photo Contest

    Rock-cave complex “Dovbush Rocks”, Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast, photo by Pavlo Pivovar, via Wikimedia Commons CC BY-SA. Ukrainian Wikipedia has given awards to the top 11 photographers in the national segment of the international photo contest “Wiki Loves Earth” which celebrates natural monuments and protected areas. The award ceremony took place...

    Russia’s Potemkin Democracy Goes Glamorous
    Oct22

    Russia’s Potemkin Democracy Goes Glamorous

    Vladimir Putin has not yet announced his candidacy for Russia’s presidential election in 2018, but the race does have at least one early entrant: Ksenia Sobchak, the daughter of Putin’s first boss and the so-called “Russian Paris Hilton”, is officially running for president.The Kremlin, of course, has given Sobchak’s candidacy...

    RFE/RL Condemns ‘Intimidation’ Of One Of Its Journalists In Ukraine
    Oct22

    RFE/RL Condemns ‘Intimidation’ Of One Of Its Journalists In Ukraine

    RFE/RL has condemned what it calls the “intimidation’ of one of its journalists in Ukraine, calling it part of “a pattern of threats and harassment” targeting its investigative reporters in the country. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Dumb and dumber: Trump’s foreign policy repeats decades of American mistakes
    Oct22

    Dumb and dumber: Trump’s foreign policy repeats decades of American mistakes

    (Credit: Getty/AP/Salon) Topic of the week seems to be Donald Trump’s foreign policy. This is about right. Annual reviews of a president’s record managing America’s conduct abroad are standard fare in the press and among the think-tank set. But he has not been in office a year, you protest! Don’t sweat the small stuff, as...

    RFE/RL Condemns ‘Intimidation’ Of One Of Its Journalists In Ukraine

    RFE/RL has condemned what it calls the “intimidation’ of one of its journalists in Ukraine, calling it part of “a pattern of threats and harassment” targeting its investigative reporters in the country. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...