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    EU Executive Pushing for Visa Liberalization for Ukrainians
    Apr20

    EU Executive Pushing for Visa Liberalization for Ukrainians

    The European Union’s executive wants to grant Ukraine citizens visa-free travel for up to 90 days in the 28-nation bloc, rewarding the east European nation for judicial and security reform …read more Source: ABC...

    NATO, Russian Officials Meet For First Time in Two Years
    Apr20

    NATO, Russian Officials Meet For First Time in Two Years

    The NATO-Russia Council has convened for the first time since 2014, with recent tensions between Russia and the United States high on the agenda. NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg says Wednesday’s meeting is especially important because of last week’s incidents, when the United States accused Russian warplanes of flying within a...

    Pope recalls Chernobyl and ‘forgotten’ conflict in Ukraine
    Apr20

    Pope recalls Chernobyl and ‘forgotten’ conflict in Ukraine

    Pope Francis is calling attention to the suffering in Ukraine caused by what he terms the “forgotten” armed conflict between government forces and Russian-backed rebels. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Austrian President Voices Doubts Over Russia Sanctions
    Apr20

    Austrian President Voices Doubts Over Russia Sanctions

    Austria’s president says he believes the sanctions imposed on Russia in the wake of its annexation of Crimea could be relaxed next year if progress were made in peace talks between Moscow and Kiev …read more Source: ABC...

    Pope recalls Chernobyl and ‘forgotten’ conflict in Ukraine
    Apr20

    Pope recalls Chernobyl and ‘forgotten’ conflict in Ukraine

    Pope Francis is calling attention to the suffering in Ukraine caused by what he terms the “forgotten” armed conflict between government forces and Russian-backed rebels. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Austrian president voices doubts over Russia sanctions
    Apr20

    Austrian president voices doubts over Russia sanctions

    PARIS (AP) — Austria’s president says he believes the sanctions imposed on Russia after its annexation of Crimea could be relaxed next year if… …read more Source:...

    Pope recalls Chernobyl and ‘forgotten’ conflict in Ukraine
    Apr20

    Pope recalls Chernobyl and ‘forgotten’ conflict in Ukraine

    VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is calling attention to the suffering in Ukraine caused by what he terms the “forgotten” armed conflict between… …read more Source:...

    NATO, Russia Hold Highest Level Talks For Almost Two Years
    Apr20

    NATO, Russia Hold Highest Level Talks For Almost Two Years

    NATO ambassadors resumed talks with their Russian counterpart in Brussels on April 20, ending a nearly two-year hiatus that followed Russia’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Morning Vertical, April 20, 2016
    Apr20

    The Morning Vertical, April 20, 2016

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

    30 years after blast, labor to clean Chernobyl’s traces
    Apr20

    30 years after blast, labor to clean Chernobyl’s traces

    CHERNOBYL NUCLEAR POWER STATION, Ukraine (AP) — Thirty years after the world's worst nuclear accident, the Chernobyl power plant is surrounded by both desolation and clangorous activity, the sense of a ruined past and a difficult future…. …read more Source: Associated...