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    USS Donald Cook buzzed again by Russian jets in Baltic
    Apr13

    USS Donald Cook buzzed again by Russian jets in Baltic

    Provocative flights near American ships have happened several times since Ukraine and ISIS conflicts ratcheted up tensions …read more Source:...

    Lithuania blacklists 46 Russians for prosecuting Ukrainians
    Apr13

    Lithuania blacklists 46 Russians for prosecuting Ukrainians

    VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — The Lithuanian government said Wednesday it has blacklisted 46 Russian citizens involved in criminal prosecutions of several Ukrainians including the imprisoned pilot Nadezhda Savchenko. Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius urged other EU countries to join Lithuania in banning Russian judges and prosecutors. He did not...

    Compromise reached on Ukrainian government
    Apr13

    Compromise reached on Ukrainian government

    Ed AdamczykKIEV, Ukraine, April 13 (UPI) — A coalition led by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s party has decided on new administration leadership for the country. …read more Source: United Press...

    UN Staff Member Kidnapped in Eastern Ukraine
    Apr13

    UN Staff Member Kidnapped in Eastern Ukraine

    The United Nations is calling for the “immediate and unconditional” release of one of its staff members kidnapped in eastern Ukraine. A United Nations office in Ukraine statement says it is deeply concerned one of its staff members is being held captive in Donetsk. The statement says the United Nations has information the staff member...

    Ukraine Set For New Cabinet Amid Growing Infighting, Stymied Reform Agenda
    Apr13

    Ukraine Set For New Cabinet Amid Growing Infighting, Stymied Reform Agenda

    MOSCOW — On Sunday, Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatsenyuk used a television statement to announce that his resignation would be formally submitted Tuesday and ratified by the country’s parliament. Two days later, this didn’t happen. Yatsenyuk remained in the prime minister’s job. It was the latest stay of execution for...

    Russians worried about economy before Putin call-in show
    Apr13

    Russians worried about economy before Putin call-in show

    MOSCOW (AP) — Before President Vladimir Putin’s annual call-in show on Thursday, the Kremlin has been sifting through more than 1 million questions from Russians across the country. Chief among concerns this year are the rising cost of utilities — a perennial issue — and the state of Russia’s roads, said Kremlin spokesman Dmitry...

    Eight Ukrainian Soldiers Wounded In East
    Apr13

    Eight Ukrainian Soldiers Wounded In East

    Ukraine’s military says eight soldiers have been wounded in fighting with Russia-backed separatists in the east of the country over the past 24 hours. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Lithuania blacklists 46 Russians for prosecuting Ukrainians
    Apr13

    Lithuania blacklists 46 Russians for prosecuting Ukrainians

    The Lithuanian government says it has blacklisted 46 Russian citizens involved in the criminal prosecution of several Ukrainians, including the imprisoned pilot Nadezhda Savchenko. …read more Source: FOX...

    Is Norwegian mass murderer Anders Breivik still a threat to Europe?
    Apr13

    Is Norwegian mass murderer Anders Breivik still a threat to Europe?

    As Anders Behring Breivik entered the gym turned courtroom in Skien prison, the jail in southern Norway that has held him since August 2013, a smile crossed his lips. He waited eagerly for one of the four guards who stood next to him to unlock his handcuffs. He looked around to see who was in the gym: two dozen journalists and some prison...

    The Morning Vertical, April 13, 2016
    Apr13

    The Morning Vertical, April 13, 2016

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