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    Volker Says Ukraine To Make Own Decision On NATO
    Aug28

    Volker Says Ukraine To Make Own Decision On NATO

    Kurt Volker, the U.S. special envoy for efforts to end the conflict in Ukraine, says that the country is not ready yet to join NATO. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian-Born Gavrilova Wins First WTA Title, Joins Sharapova, Kuznetsova, Svitolina In U.S. Open Next
    Aug27

    Russian-Born Gavrilova Wins First WTA Title, Joins Sharapova, Kuznetsova, Svitolina In U.S. Open Next

    Unseeded Daria Gavrilova, a Russian-born Australian, upset second-seeded Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia to win her first career Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) title. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Why tourists go to sites associated with death and suffering
    Aug27

    Why tourists go to sites associated with death and suffering

    FILE – In this Oct. 19, 2012 file photo the entrance with the inscription “Arbeit Macht Frei” (Work Sets You Free) gate of the former German Nazi death camp of Auschwitz is pictured at the Auschwitz-Birkenau memorial in Oswiecim, Poland. A 94-year-old former SS guard at the Auschwitz death camp is going on trial Thursday, Feb....

    Saakashvili Says Georgia to Charge Him With Plotting Coup
    Aug27

    Saakashvili Says Georgia to Charge Him With Plotting Coup

    Former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili, who is also a former governor of Ukraine’s Odesa region, has accused the authorities of Georgia and Ukraine of planning to accuse of planning a coup in Georgia. Saakashvili wrote on Facebook on Saturday that the Georgian authorities “in complete coordination with officials in...

    Saakashvili Says Georgia To Charge Him With Plotting Coup
    Aug27

    Saakashvili Says Georgia To Charge Him With Plotting Coup

    Former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili, who is also a former governor of Ukraine’s Odesa region, has accused the authorities of Georgia and Ukraine of planning to accuse of planning a coup in Georgia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Saakashvili Says Georgia to Charge Him With Plotting Coup
    Aug27

    Saakashvili Says Georgia to Charge Him With Plotting Coup

    Former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili, who is also a former governor of Ukraine’s Odesa region, has accused the authorities of Georgia and Ukraine of planning to accuse of planning a coup in Georgia. Saakashvili wrote on Facebook on Saturday that the Georgian authorities “in complete coordination with officials in...

    How James Mattis Tried to Explain Trump to the World
    Aug27

    How James Mattis Tried to Explain Trump to the World

    The stifling heat of the tarmac beneath the wings of his C-17 aircraft, the dragon’s breath backwash from nearby helicopters, and the unmistakable, acrid smell of summertime Baghdad must have brought back distant memories when Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis touched down there earlier this week. Like many of his peers, Mattis, a retired...

    Soviet-Era Program Gives Even Unoppressed Immigrants an Edge
    Aug26

    Soviet-Era Program Gives Even Unoppressed Immigrants an Edge

    While refugee camps swell with families escaping Islamic fundamentalists and civil war, a 1990 act conveys a favored status on Ukrainians and other applicants from former Soviet areas. …read more Source: The New York...

    Moscow cannot afford a South Ossetian strategy in Ukraine’s Donbas
    Aug26

    Moscow cannot afford a South Ossetian strategy in Ukraine’s Donbas

    Vladimir Putin has slammed the brakes on a much-ballyhooed Duma proposal to offer Ukrainians in the occupied Donbas region Russian citizenship on a simplified basis (Kommersant, July 18). Almost certainly, the initiative was abandoned because, if these individuals were to obtain that status – as the residents of the breakaway “republic” of South...

    Ukraine Activists Mark Two Years Since Filmmaker Sentsov’s Conviction In Russia
    Aug26

    Ukraine Activists Mark Two Years Since Filmmaker Sentsov’s Conviction In Russia

    Supporters of Crimean film director Oleh Sentsov have held a rally in Ukrainian capital, Kyiv, to mark two years since his conviction in Russia following a trial that has drawn international condemnation. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...