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    Nuland Encouraged By Signs Of Reform From Ukraine’s New Government
    Apr27

    Nuland Encouraged By Signs Of Reform From Ukraine’s New Government

    U.S. Assistant Secretary of State Victoria Nuland said during a visit to Kyiv on April 27 that she was encouraged by signs of commitment to reforms by Ukraine’s new government. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    When War Becomes Routine: A Week With Ukraine’s Weary-Eyed Soldiers
    Apr27

    When War Becomes Routine: A Week With Ukraine’s Weary-Eyed Soldiers

    The mercenary thought that he had left the battlefield for good before war slunk back into his life, unwelcome and unforeseen.Retirement had suited Makar. This soldier-of-fortune turned to civilian life following two decades in various martial tribes. Several years in the Soviet Army; a stint in an elite, Ukrainian police unit following the...

    The Morning Vertical, April 27, 2016
    Apr27

    The Morning Vertical, April 27, 2016

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

    The Daily Vertical: Eye On Odesa
    Apr27

    The Daily Vertical: Eye On Odesa

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

    The Daily Vertical: Eye On Odesa (Transcript)
    Apr27

    The Daily Vertical: Eye On Odesa (Transcript)

    In the coming weeks, it’s probably a good idea to keep a close eye on Odesa. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    First Shipment of US Natural Gas Arrives in Portugal
    Apr27

    First Shipment of US Natural Gas Arrives in Portugal

    The first shipment of liquefied natural gas from the United States has reached its destination in Portugal, a development that could disrupt Russia’s domination of the European gas market. The U.S. cargo ship Creole Spirit arrived early Wednesday in the port of Sines, Portugal, carrying a shipment from Houston, Texas-based Cheniere Energy....

    OSCE Chief, Iranian Defense Minister In Moscow For Security Conference
    Apr27

    OSCE Chief, Iranian Defense Minister In Moscow For Security Conference

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov is scheduled to meet in Moscow on April 27 with Lamberto Zannier, the secretary-general of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE). …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian Talk Show Host Loses Work Permit, Vows Hunger Strike
    Apr27

    Ukrainian Talk Show Host Loses Work Permit, Vows Hunger Strike

    A prominent Ukrainian talk show host was stripped of his work permit on April 26, sparking an uproar that forced Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko to defend his record on media freedom. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian Foreign Minister Klimkin Visits China April 27-28
    Apr27

    Ukrainian Foreign Minister Klimkin Visits China April 27-28

    Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin will visit the People’s Republic of China on April 27-28 for meetings with his Chinese counterpart and other senior officials. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Watchdog Report: World Press Freedom Hits 10-Year Low
    Apr27

    Watchdog Report: World Press Freedom Hits 10-Year Low

    Freedom of the press declined across the globe last year to its lowest point in more than a decade, a Washington watchdog group has concluded. Freedom House, which advocates for the expansion of freedom and democracy around the world, said in a new report Wednesday that only one in seven people across the globe lives in countries where coverage...