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    The Last Days Of A Ukrainian Soldier
    Apr12

    The Last Days Of A Ukrainian Soldier

    Dmytro Hodzenko was killed one day before he was due to be discharged from service in the Ukrainian army. He was on the front line to the very end. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service and 24 Channel) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Hillel International to open in Poland
    Apr12

    Hillel International to open in Poland

    (JTA) — Hillel International will open operations in Poland, the organization serving Jewish students announced. The opening of Hillel Warsaw is scheduled for April 18, on the eve of the 73rd anniversary of the beginning of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising. A delegation of Hillel International leaders and Jewish dignitaries from around the world will...

    Resignation of Ukraine’s Yatsenyuk will mean ‘less hysteria’
    Apr12

    Resignation of Ukraine’s Yatsenyuk will mean ‘less hysteria’

    Alexey Timofeychev, Russia Beyond the Headlines The announcement by Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk that he is to resign has not been especially lamented among the Russian political establishment. …read more Source: United Press...

    Resignation of Ukraine’s Yatsenyuk will mean ‘less hysteria’
    Apr12

    Resignation of Ukraine’s Yatsenyuk will mean ‘less hysteria’

    Alexey Timofeychev, Russia Beyond the Headlines The announcement by Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk that he is to resign has not been especially lamented among the Russian political establishment. …read more Source: United Press...

    Avdiyivka: Eastern Ukraine’s Latest Flashpoint
    Apr12

    Avdiyivka: Eastern Ukraine’s Latest Flashpoint

    The shaky cease-fire between Russia-backed separatists and Ukrainian government troops appears to have fallen apart around the small industrial town of Avdiyivka. In recent weeks, battles have erupted around the strategically important crossroads in eastern Ukraine’s Donetsk region. European observers have reported the “highest level of...

    Why Soviet Refugees Aren’t Buying Sanders’s Socialism
    Apr12

    Why Soviet Refugees Aren’t Buying Sanders’s Socialism

    Zak Bickel / The AtlanticSAN FRANCISCO—Janna Sundeyeva still remembers life in the Soviet Union, where stores in remote regions would lack meat for months at a time and toilet paper had to be snatched up quickly on the rare occasions it appeared. But the minor indignities paled in comparison to what happened to her grandfather: He had the chance...

    Talks On Forming New Ukraine Government Continue
    Apr12

    Talks On Forming New Ukraine Government Continue

    Lawmakers in Ukraine are continuing efforts to agree a new coalition to end a political deadlock that has stalled billions of dollars in foreign loans. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Morning Vertical, April 12, 2016
    Apr12

    The Morning Vertical, April 12, 2016

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

    The Daily Vertical: Putin’s Crisis Menu
    Apr12

    The Daily Vertical: Putin’s Crisis Menu

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine coalition hopes boosted by four MPs: vice-speaker
    Apr12

    Ukraine coalition hopes boosted by four MPs: vice-speaker

    KIEV (Reuters) – Four Ukrainian lawmakers have joined the president’s BPP faction, parliament’s vice-speaker Andriy Parubiy said on Tuesday -… …read more Source:...