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    In Ukraine, Crimea’s Tartars Haunted By A Second Exile
    Nov22

    In Ukraine, Crimea’s Tartars Haunted By A Second Exile

    The minority Muslim group were called traitors by Stalin, and are branded Muslim radicals by Putin’s Russia. …read more Source:...

    Unidentified Gunmen On Streets Of Luhansk
    Nov22

    Unidentified Gunmen On Streets Of Luhansk

    Gunmen in unmarked uniforms appeared on the streets of Luhansk, in an apparent power struggle among Russia-backed separatists who control the Ukrainian city. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Marks Fourth Anniversary Of Euromaidan Protests
    Nov22

    Ukraine Marks Fourth Anniversary Of Euromaidan Protests

    Ukraine has marked the Day of Dignity and Freedom, a holiday commemorating the beginning of the Euromaidan protests that started in November 2013 and pushed President Viktor Yanukovych from power three months later. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Connection: Is Trump Having Sleepless Nights?
    Nov22

    Russia Connection: Is Trump Having Sleepless Nights?

    By Frank VoglU.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller is determined to go after Washington’s dark money pools.The keys to unlock the depths of conspiracies between the 2016 “Trump for President” campaign and the Kremlin may rest in what has been carefully excluded(!) by prosecutors in the recent indictment of Paul J. Manafort Jr., the...

    Ukraine enlists firm to lobby against Russian gas pipeline
    Nov22

    Ukraine enlists firm to lobby against Russian gas pipeline

    Ukraine’s state-owned oil and natural gas company has hired a Washington, D.C., firm to lobby against a natural gas pipeline Russia has proposed to build.Naftogaz is paying $37,000 to retain Yorktown Solutions through the end of the year, according… …read more Source: The...

    The Atlantic Politics & Policy Daily: You’re Pardoned
    Nov22

    The Atlantic Politics & Policy Daily: You’re Pardoned

    Today in 5 LinesPresident Trump pardoned a pair of turkeys as part of the annual Thanksgiving tradition. Asked about whether he supports Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore, Trump told reporters voters shouldn’t support Moore’s “liberal” rival, adding that Moore denies the sexual-misconduct allegations against him. The Federal...

    The Atlantic Politics & Policy Daily: You’re Pardoned
    Nov22

    The Atlantic Politics & Policy Daily: You’re Pardoned

    Today in 5 LinesPresident Trump pardoned a pair of turkeys as part of the annual Thanksgiving tradition. Asked about whether he supports Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore, Trump told reporters voters shouldn’t support Moore’s “liberal” rival, adding that Moore denies the sexual-misconduct allegations against him. The Federal...

    Trump, Putin Agree to Support UN in Syrian Peace Process
    Nov22

    Trump, Putin Agree to Support UN in Syrian Peace Process

    U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin agreed Tuesday to support the U.N. effort to “peacefully resolve” the nearly seven-year-long Syrian civil war. The White House said the two leaders talked for more than an hour and stressed the importance of ending the humanitarian crisis in which millions of Syrians...

    Masked, Gun-Toting Troops Hit Streets Of Ukraine’s Separatist-Held Luhansk
    Nov22

    Masked, Gun-Toting Troops Hit Streets Of Ukraine’s Separatist-Held Luhansk

    Armed men in unmarked uniforms took up positions in the center of Luhansk on November 21 in what appeared to be a move in a power struggle among the Russia-backed separatists who control the city in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    White House: Trump Spoke With Putin for Over an Hour on Tuesday
    Nov22

    White House: Trump Spoke With Putin for Over an Hour on Tuesday

    President Donald Trump spoke on the phone with Russian President Vladimir Putin for over an hour on Tuesday in a wide-ranging conversation that included discussions of the ongoing conflicts in Syria and Ukraine, as well as North Korea’s nuclear weapons and missile programs. Trump and Putin concurred on the need for peace in Syria and...