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    Erdogan’s Apology Is Too Little, Too Late For Russians
    Jul25

    Erdogan’s Apology Is Too Little, Too Late For Russians

    The vast majority of Russians believe Turkey’s apology for downing a Russian jet last year has come too late and Turkey needs to offer further compensation, a Russian state poll reports. The incident in November saw a Russian Su-24 jet crash in northern Syria , after briefly entering Turkish airspace for a matter of seconds. Turkey claimed...

    Ukraine has become a trove for the black market arms trade
    Jul25

    Ukraine has become a trove for the black market arms trade

    Thomson ReutersSLOVIANSK, Ukraine/MOSCOW (Reuters) – On Feb. 12 last year, the same day that a ceasefire ended the worst of the fighting in eastern Ukraine between rebels and government forces, a former rebel fighter seized a chance to turn his inside knowledge of the conflict into hard cash. He traveled to a spot on the Russian-Ukrainian...

    Russia and the (Scoop) Jackson Democrats
    Jul25

    Russia and the (Scoop) Jackson Democrats

    The rush of internationalist Republicans to the Clinton campaign is one of the most striking developments of this unusual year. Anti-Semitic Trump trolls, many apparently Putin-bots, are spewing the usual distortion, hate and bile about how this is some kind of Jewish plot, revealing the lack of patriotism of American Jews. Brent Scowcroft...

    Soldiers killed in Ukraine conflict
    Jul25

    Soldiers killed in Ukraine conflict

    A slow simmer of conflict between pro-Russian rebels and Ukrainian forces has mushroomed into a deadly 24 hours in Ukraine’s war-torn east. …read more Source:...

    The Morning Vertical, July 25, 2016
    Jul25

    The Morning Vertical, July 25, 2016

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

    Ukraine’s Georgian corruption fighter sets his sights higher
    Jul25

    Ukraine’s Georgian corruption fighter sets his sights higher

    Saakashvili passionately described plans for European-style reforms, including restructuring the police force and customs service, which he said will determine the future not only of Ukraine but of the entire post-Soviet region. In an example of the corruption Saakashvili is trying to fight, Estonian businessman Marcel Vichmann was forced to stop...

    Ukraine’s Georgian corruption fighter sets his sights higher
    Jul25

    Ukraine’s Georgian corruption fighter sets his sights higher

    Mikhail Saakashvili, the former president of Georgia, has brought his corruption-fighting record to his job as governor of the Odessa region in Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine’s Georgian Corruption Fighter Sets His Sights Higher
    Jul25

    Ukraine’s Georgian Corruption Fighter Sets His Sights Higher

    Mikhail Saakashvili, the former president of Georgia, has brought his corruption-fighting record to his job as governor of the Odessa region in Ukraine …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine’s Georgian corruption fighter sets his sights higher
    Jul25

    Ukraine’s Georgian corruption fighter sets his sights higher

    ODESSA, Ukraine (AP) — Mikhail Saakashvili, the former president of Georgia, has brought his corruption-fighting record to his job as governor of the Odessa region in Ukraine…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Jitters In Ukraine As Politically Charged Religious Processions Approach Kyiv
    Jul25

    Jitters In Ukraine As Politically Charged Religious Processions Approach Kyiv

    Two religious processions converging on Kyiv — one from the east, another from the west — have Ukrainian authorities warning that provocations could spark violence in the capital. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...