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    Saakashvili Says He Plans To Return To Ukraine Next Month
    Aug17

    Saakashvili Says He Plans To Return To Ukraine Next Month

    Mikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian president and ex-governor of Ukraine’s Odesa region who was stripped of his Ukrainian citizenship in July, says he plans to return to Kyiv next month. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Poroshenko Orders Probe Into North Korea Missile Claims
    Aug17

    Poroshenko Orders Probe Into North Korea Missile Claims

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko says he has ordered an “urgent, thorough, and full investigation” into a media report alleging that North Korea may have purchased rocket engines from a Ukrainian factory. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine rocket maker denies leaking know-how to North Korea
    Aug17

    Ukraine rocket maker denies leaking know-how to North Korea

    DNIPRO, Ukraine — The head of Ukraine’s top rocket-making company on Tuesday rejected claims that its technologies might have been shipped to North Korea, helping the pariah nation achieve a quantum leap in its missile program. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Poroshenko Orders Probe Into North Korea Missile Claims
    Aug17

    Poroshenko Orders Probe Into North Korea Missile Claims

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko says he has ordered an “urgent, thorough, and full investigation” into a media report alleging that North Korea may have purchased rocket engines from a Ukrainian factory. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    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...

    America and Russia: Time to Come Clean
    Aug17

    America and Russia: Time to Come Clean

    Dov S. Zakheim Politics, Europe The first order of business between the two countries may be the hardest. Note: this article is part of a symposium on U.S.-Russia relations included in the September/October 2017 issue of the National Interest. The United States and Russia, apart perhaps from their respective presidents, are very much at...

    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...

    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...