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    Ukraine Scrambles to Quash Fallout From North Korea Allegations
    Aug17

    Ukraine Scrambles to Quash Fallout From North Korea Allegations

    Ukrainian officials and analysts were quick to deny allegations that the Soviet-era Yuzhmash arms factory was a likely source of engine technology used in North Korea’s missiles and to redirect suspicions to Russia. “It is a complex and bulky piece of equipment. It is simply not possible to supply it by bypassing export procedures,” said...

    The Ukrainian Children Trained For War
    Aug17

    The Ukrainian Children Trained For War

    More than 10,000 people have been killed since the Ukraine war began, but people on both sides are already training the next generation to fight — at special military summer camps for kids. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Ukrainian Who Lives In A ‘Glass House’
    Aug17

    The Ukrainian Who Lives In A ‘Glass House’

    A Ukrainian man has built a house with thousands empty bottles. Andriy Sisa said using bottles to build his home in the village of Bohatyrivka was cost effective and energy efficient. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Ukrainian Who Lives In A ‘Glass House’
    Aug17

    The Ukrainian Who Lives In A ‘Glass House’

    A Ukrainian man has built a house with thousands empty bottles. Andriy Sisa said using bottles to build his home in the village of Bohatyrivka was cost effective and energy efficient. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Report: North Korea Makes Own Rocket Engines, Does Not Need Ukraine Technology
    Aug17

    Report: North Korea Makes Own Rocket Engines, Does Not Need Ukraine Technology

    The Reuters news agency is quoting U.S. intelligence officials as saying they believe North Korea can produce its own missile engines and does not need to import the technology from Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    U.S. Report Says IS, Non-State Groups Imperil Religious Liberties Around The Globe
    Aug16

    U.S. Report Says IS, Non-State Groups Imperil Religious Liberties Around The Globe

    The United States says the extremist group Islamic State (IS) continues to damage religious freedom by targeting members of multiple religions and ethnicities for rape, kidnapping, enslavement, and death. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Former UN Ambassador Testifies At Yanukovych Treason Trial In Kyiv

    A retired senior Ukrainian diplomat has testified at the in-absentia treason trial of former President Viktor Yanukovych. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Path to U.S.-Russia Cooperation
    Aug16

    The Path to U.S.-Russia Cooperation

    Zalmay Khalilzad Security, Americas For the United States, managing Russian decline requires pursuing a balance-of-power approach to minimize the risk of escalation. Note: this article is part of a symposium on U.S.-Russia relations included in the September/October 2017 issue of the National Interest. Despite the array of twists and turns since...

    CPJ Denounces ‘Hostile’ Environment Toward Press In Ukraine
    Aug16

    CPJ Denounces ‘Hostile’ Environment Toward Press In Ukraine

    The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) has condemned the “harassment” of reporters in Ukraine after security services raided the offices of an independent news website and a member of parliament criticized the head of the national press union for his response to the raid. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    CPJ Denounces ‘Hostile’ Environment Toward Press In Ukraine
    Aug16

    CPJ Denounces ‘Hostile’ Environment Toward Press In Ukraine

    The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) has condemned the “harassment” of reporters in Ukraine after security services raided the offices of an independent news website and a member of parliament criticized the head of the national press union for his response to the raid. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...