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    Russian officials says Moscow could hand over imprisoned Ukrainian pilot
    Oct09

    Russian officials says Moscow could hand over imprisoned Ukrainian pilot

    Russia’s justice minister says Moscow is open to discussing handing over to Kiev a Ukrainian pilot charged with the murder of two journalists. …read more Source: FOX...

    Official: Moscow could hand over imprisoned Ukrainian
    Oct09

    Official: Moscow could hand over imprisoned Ukrainian

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s justice minister says Moscow is open to discussing handing over to Kiev a Ukrainian pilot charged with the murder of two… …read more Source:...

    Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet Wins Nobel Peace Prize
    Oct09

    Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet Wins Nobel Peace Prize

    The 2015 Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to the Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet for its “decisive contribution to the building of a pluralistic democracy in Tunisia in the wake of the Jasmine Revolution of 2011.” The Nobel Prize committee in Oslo, Norway announced the prize Friday, noting that the prize goes to the four...

    Poroshenko, Nazarbaev Discuss Ties, Ukraine Crisis In Astana
    Oct09

    Poroshenko, Nazarbaev Discuss Ties, Ukraine Crisis In Astana

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and his Kazakh counterpart, Nursultan Nazarbaev, have discussed bilateral ties in Astana. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine leader says he hopes ‘fragile truce’ will hold
    Oct09

    Ukraine leader says he hopes ‘fragile truce’ will hold

    By Raushan Nurshayeva ASTANA (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko struck a conciliatory tone on Friday in his comments on… …read more Source:...

    The Daily Vertical: Seriously, Mr. Juncker?!
    Oct09

    The Daily Vertical: Seriously, Mr. Juncker?!

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

    EU Set To Suspend Belarus Sanctions For 4 Months After Vote
    Oct09

    EU Set To Suspend Belarus Sanctions For 4 Months After Vote

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union will lift its sanctions on Belarus, including those on authoritarian President Alexander Lukashenko, for four months after Sunday’s vote barring any last-minute crackdown, diplomatic sources said. EU foreign ministers will take the decision on Monday, diplomats said, ending three weeks of...

    Ukraine may lose up to 30 percent of winter sowing area due to dry weather
    Oct09

    Ukraine may lose up to 30 percent of winter sowing area due to dry weather

    KIEV (Reuters) – The acreage of Ukrainian land sown with winter grain for the 2016 harvest could fall by up to 30 percent due to excessively… …read more Source:...

    How the rivalry between Russians and Turks shaped the world
    Oct09

    How the rivalry between Russians and Turks shaped the world

    On this day in 1853, the Ottoman Empire declared war on Russia. The Crimean War wouldn’t end until 1856. #OnThisDay pic.twitter.com/Xbn1wvAmhg — The Moscow Times (@MoscowTimes) October 4, 2015 It’s a tense moment for relations between Russia and Turkey. Moscow’s intervention into the conflict in Syria, almost explicitly on...

    U.S. Keeps Tough Line On Russia Despite Ukraine Truce
    Oct09

    U.S. Keeps Tough Line On Russia Despite Ukraine Truce

    Victoria Nuland, the U.S. assistant secretary of state for European and Eurasian affairs, has said the United States will maintain sanctions imposed on Russia over its actions in Ukraine until the terms of the Minsk peace plan are fully implemented. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...