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    Russia loses control of Ukraine
    Aug19

    Russia loses control of Ukraine

    “Putin Still in Denial over the Loss of Ukraine,” by Peter Dickinson, Atlantic Council, August 8 (http://www.atlanticcouncil.org/blogs/ukrainealert/russia-still-in-denial-over-the-loss-of-ukraine#.WYxiiuGMUHs.facebook): … The Kremlin clings to the idea that a silent majority of pro-Russian Ukrainians lies ready and waiting, poised to take over...

    Putin Angers Ukraine With Visit To Russia-Annexed Crimea
    Aug19

    Putin Angers Ukraine With Visit To Russia-Annexed Crimea

    Russian President Vladimir Putin on August 18 visited the city of Sevastopol in Crimea, triggering an angry rebuke from Kyiv, which accused him of disregarding international law by traveling to the Ukrainian peninsula seized by Moscow three years ago. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Georgia Asks Ukraine To Extradite Saakashvili
    Aug19

    Georgia Asks Ukraine To Extradite Saakashvili

    Georgia has requested that Ukraine extradite Mikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian president and ex-governor of Ukraine’s Odesa region who was stripped of his Ukrainian citizenship last month. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Yanukovych’s State-Appointed Lawyer Quits, Treason Trial Adjourned Till September
    Aug18

    Yanukovych’s State-Appointed Lawyer Quits, Treason Trial Adjourned Till September

    The state-appointed lawyer defending former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych in his in-absentia treason trial has quit. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Yanukovych’s State-Appointed Lawyer Quits, Treason Trial Adjourned Till September
    Aug18

    Yanukovych’s State-Appointed Lawyer Quits, Treason Trial Adjourned Till September

    The state-appointed lawyer defending former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych in his in-absentia treason trial has quit. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    North Korea Crisis Paved by Clinton-Era Pols, GOP Naysayers
    Aug18

    North Korea Crisis Paved by Clinton-Era Pols, GOP Naysayers

    When it comes to Korea, Americans are reliving the past without understanding it. In 1994, the United States and its ally South Korea had reached an impasse with the North Korean leadership headed by the current leader’s father, Kim Jong-il. Tensions reached such a pitch that the Korean Peninsula seemed perilously close to war. It was...

    The Morning Vertical, August 17, 2017
    Aug18

    The Morning Vertical, August 17, 2017

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

    Gore, But No Glory For Russia’s Ukraine War ‘Veterans’
    Aug18

    Gore, But No Glory For Russia’s Ukraine War ‘Veterans’

    Thousands of Russian volunteer fighters helped Vladimir Putin create a proxy army to foment conflict in Ukraine. In return, many say Putin has given them nothing. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Gore, But No Glory For Russia’s Ukraine War ‘Veterans’
    Aug18

    Gore, But No Glory For Russia’s Ukraine War ‘Veterans’

    Thousands of Russian volunteer fighters helped Vladimir Putin create a proxy army to foment conflict in Ukraine. In return, many say Putin has given them nothing. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Gore, But No Glory For Russia’s Ukraine War ‘Veterans’
    Aug18

    Gore, But No Glory For Russia’s Ukraine War ‘Veterans’

    Thousands of Russian volunteer fighters helped Vladimir Putin create a proxy army to foment conflict in Ukraine. In return, many say Putin has given them nothing. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...