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    Ukraine awaits new government to fulfill promises of Maidan
    Apr11

    Ukraine awaits new government to fulfill promises of Maidan

    Swept into office by the mass protests that deposed the Russia-friendly president two years ago, Ukraine’s new leaders promised that the country would soon be welcomed into Europe as a thriving new democracy. …read more Source: FOX...

    Perpetual War for Perpetual Peace
    Apr11

    Perpetual War for Perpetual Peace

    What are the sources of the interminable wars throughout the world today? Why are militant Muslims terrorizing Europe and America? What has caused the turmoil in Ukraine? Is Vladimir Putin desirous of reigniting the Cold War? Does he represent a dangerous threat to the West as his predecessors in the Kremlin did? What role do our own politicians...

    Ukraine awaits new government to fulfill promises of Maidan
    Apr11

    Ukraine awaits new government to fulfill promises of Maidan

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Swept into office by the mass protests that deposed the Russia-friendly president two years ago, Ukraine’s new leaders… …read more Source:...

    Donald Trump Challenges Washington’s Bipartisan War Lobby: Developing a Foreign Policy for America
    Apr11

    Donald Trump Challenges Washington’s Bipartisan War Lobby: Developing a Foreign Policy for America

    Donald Trump has become this season’s campaign phenomenon. He’s broken all the rules. Yet he could become the Republican presidential nominee and maybe even president. GOP elites are in a frenzy. The Neoconservatives and ultra-hawks who have dominated Republican foreign policy for more than a decade are considering political treason....

    Ukraine ‘Very Volatile’ After PM Resignation, Says Council of Europe
    Apr11

    Ukraine ‘Very Volatile’ After PM Resignation, Says Council of Europe

    Ukraine has become “very volatile” since Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk resigned, the head of the Council of Europe said on Monday, calling for the swift formation of a new government and speedier progress on reforms. Yatseniuk tendered his resignation on Sunday, opening the way to seeking a more stable government for Ukraine which...

    France Voices Concern Over Eastern Ukraine Truce Violations
    Apr11

    France Voices Concern Over Eastern Ukraine Truce Violations

    France has voiced concern over rising cease-fire violations in eastern Ukraine between Kyiv’s forces and pro-Russia separatists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Donald Trump Challenges Washington’s BipartisanWar Lobby: Developing A Foreign Policy For America
    Apr11

    Donald Trump Challenges Washington’s BipartisanWar Lobby: Developing A Foreign Policy For America

    Donald Trump has become this season’s campaign phenomenon. He’s broken all the rules. Yet he could become the Republican presidential nominee and maybe even president. GOP elites are in a frenzy. The Neoconservatives and ultra-hawks who have dominated Republican foreign policy for more than a decade are considering political treason....

    Yatsenyuk: Ukraine’s energy sector free from Russia
    Apr11

    Yatsenyuk: Ukraine’s energy sector free from Russia

    Daniel J. GraeberKIEV, Ukraine, April 11 (UPI) — Securing energy independence from Russia was among the major accomplishments since civil upheaval, outgoing Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk said. …read more Source: United Press...

    Volodymyr Hroysman: Ukraine’s Likely Next Prime Minister Is Loyal Poroshenko Ally
    Apr11

    Volodymyr Hroysman: Ukraine’s Likely Next Prime Minister Is Loyal Poroshenko Ally

    The man identified by Ukraine’s outgoing prime minister as his successor, Volodymyr Hroysman, is a 38-year-old loyalist of President Petro Poroshenko who was thrust onto the national scene after the Euromaidan unrest that toppled a government. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Briefing: Ukraine After Yatsenyuk
    Apr11

    The Briefing: Ukraine After Yatsenyuk

    A prime minister resigns in Ukraine. The Panama Papers continue to reverberate in Russia. And the Crimean Tatars hold a congress — in LIthuania. On this week’s Power Vertical briefing, I look at these three stories with Senior RFE/RL editor Steve Gutterman and Pavel Butorin, managing editor of RFE/RL’s Russian-language...