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    Five Things On (And Off) The Possible Agenda Of A Trump-Putin Meeting
    Nov09

    Five Things On (And Off) The Possible Agenda Of A Trump-Putin Meeting

    One day before the U.S. and Russian presidents were expected to attend an APEC summit in Vietnam, it remained unclear whether they would meet for formal talks. But it wasn’t for a lack of possible topics. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    German Satirical Show Pokes Fun At Poroshenko, But Ukrainians Aren’t Laughing
    Nov09

    German Satirical Show Pokes Fun At Poroshenko, But Ukrainians Aren’t Laughing

    It was supposed to elicit laughs. But a new animated comedy series from Germany’s Deutsche Welle has had the opposite effect in Ukraine, where Russian military aggression has torn the country apart. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    German Satirical Show Pokes Fun At Poroshenko, But Ukrainians Aren’t Laughing
    Nov09

    German Satirical Show Pokes Fun At Poroshenko, But Ukrainians Aren’t Laughing

    It was supposed to elicit laughs. But a new animated comedy series from Germany’s Deutsche Welle has had the opposite effect in Ukraine, where Russian military aggression has torn the country apart. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    U.S. Judge Imposes Gag Order In Case Against Former Trump Aide Manafort
    Nov09

    U.S. Judge Imposes Gag Order In Case Against Former Trump Aide Manafort

    A U.S. judge on November 8 imposed a gag order in the criminal case of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, barring anyone involved in the case from making public statements that might taint it. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Pressure builds on Trudeau government to launch Ukraine peacekeeping mission
    Nov09

    Pressure builds on Trudeau government to launch Ukraine peacekeeping mission

    The Trudeau government is facing increasing pressure to take a leadership role in war-torn eastern Ukraine by spearheading a UN peacekeeping mission to help stabilize the conflict between Kiev and Russian-backed belligerents. Growing support within Canada for such a deployment comes as the Liberals prepare to unveil a pledge to commit troops to...

    New House Caucus Stands Against Communism and for Its Victims
    Nov09

    New House Caucus Stands Against Communism and for Its Victims

    Members of Congress have created a new caucus to recognize and remember everyone who has suffered at the hands of communism and for those who still live under communism in the countries where it still exists. The Victims of Communism Caucus, announced Nov. 7, will advocate for people currently fighting against communist regimes in China, Cuba,...

    NATO Backs Plan to Improve Command of Its Forces
    Nov09

    NATO Backs Plan to Improve Command of Its Forces

    Wary of a belligerent and unpredictable Russia, NATO is expanding its operations for the first time since the end of the Cold War and drawing up plans to improve the way the military alliance commands and deploys its forces. NATO defense ministers Wednesday endorsed a proposal to create two new commands: one to protect sea lanes ferrying troops...

    Ukrainian Lawmaker To Propose Cutting Diplomatic Ties With Russia
    Nov08

    Ukrainian Lawmaker To Propose Cutting Diplomatic Ties With Russia

    A lawmaker from Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s party has told RFE/RL he plans to propose legislation that would sever diplomatic relations with Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Bodyguards Attack Journalists Covering Ukrainian Politician
    Nov08

    Bodyguards Attack Journalists Covering Ukrainian Politician

    Bodyguards violently attacked journalists covering the arrival in Kyiv of a Ukrainian politician with close personal ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    UN Warns Of Humanitarian Impact Of Increased Hostilities In Eastern Ukraine
    Nov08

    UN Warns Of Humanitarian Impact Of Increased Hostilities In Eastern Ukraine

    The United Nations has raised “extreme” concern that an escalation of fighting near water infrastructures in the eastern Ukrainian region of Donetsk could lead to a deadly chlorine gas disaster. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...