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    Gorbachev barred from visiting Ukraine for Crimea remarks
    May26

    Gorbachev barred from visiting Ukraine for Crimea remarks

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Ukrainian intelligence agency SBU says it has barred the last leader of the Soviet Union, Mikhail Gorbachev, from visiting Ukraine for the next five years. The SBU said in a statement Thursday that this was a reaction to Gorbachev’s public condoning of the 2014 Russian annexation of Crimea. The Sunday Times quoted 85-year...

    Gorbachev barred from visiting Ukraine for Crimea remarks
    May26

    Gorbachev barred from visiting Ukraine for Crimea remarks

    The Ukrainian intelligence agency SBU says it has barred the last leader of the Soviet Union, Mikhail Gorbachev, from visiting Ukraine for the next five years. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Gorbachev barred from visiting Ukraine for Crimea remarks
    May26

    Gorbachev barred from visiting Ukraine for Crimea remarks

    The Ukrainian intelligence agency SBU says it has barred the last leader of the Soviet Union, Mikhail Gorbachev, from visiting Ukraine for the next five years. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Gorbachev Barred From Visiting Ukraine for Crimea Remarks
    May26

    Gorbachev Barred From Visiting Ukraine for Crimea Remarks

    The Ukrainian intelligence agency SBU says it has barred the last leader of the Soviet Union Mikhail Gorbachev from visiting Ukraine for the next five years …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine Cuts Key Interest Rate For Second Month Amid Disinflation
    May26

    Ukraine Cuts Key Interest Rate For Second Month Amid Disinflation

    Ukraine’s central bank has trimmed its benchmark interest rate, citing a “steady disinflation trend,” or a slowdown in inflation. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin: Russia and EU Have ‘No Problems’ That Cannot Be Solved
    May26

    Putin: Russia and EU Have ‘No Problems’ That Cannot Be Solved

    Vladimir Putin has declared that despite the current drop in relations between Europe and Russia, Moscow and the EU do not have “any problems that we cannot solve.” The Russian president has become a political pariah with EU and Western leaders since the start of the Ukraine crisis in 2014, with Russia excluded from G8 summits and diplomatic...

    The Morning Vertical, May 26, 2016
    May26

    The Morning Vertical, May 26, 2016

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

    Kremlin: Savchenko’s Release Won’t Help Warm EU-Russia Ties
    May26

    Kremlin: Savchenko’s Release Won’t Help Warm EU-Russia Ties

    Russia says the release of Ukrainian military pilot Nadia Savchenko after nearly two years in captivity is unlikely to help improve Moscow’s relations ties with the European Union. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: A Contrast, A Lie — And A Deal?
    May26

    The Daily Vertical: A Contrast, A Lie — And A Deal?

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

    EU’s Tusk ‘Quite Sure’ Russia Sanctions Will Be Extended
    May26

    EU’s Tusk ‘Quite Sure’ Russia Sanctions Will Be Extended

    EU Council President Donald Tusk says he is “quite sure” that the bloc will renew its economic sanctions against Russia over its actions in Ukraine “in the next two or three weeks without huge discussions.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...