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    Separatist Forces Gather For MH17 Event
    Jul17

    Separatist Forces Gather For MH17 Event

    Pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine gathered at the MH17 crash site on July 16, to prepare for a parade to mark the anniversary of the shooting down of the Malaysian airlines flight which claimed 298 lives. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine calls local elections but not in rebel-held east
    Jul17

    Ukraine calls local elections but not in rebel-held east

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The Ukrainian parliament has voted to call a local election across the country in October, but not in the rebel-occupied… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Calls Local Elections but Not in Rebel-Held East
    Jul17

    Ukraine Calls Local Elections but Not in Rebel-Held East

    Ukraine’s parliament calls local elections in October, but not in rebel-held east or Crimea …read more Source: ABC...

    Video Purports to Show Rebel Dismay After Downing of Malaysia Jet in Ukraine
    Jul17

    Video Purports to Show Rebel Dismay After Downing of Malaysia Jet in Ukraine

    A year after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 went down in eastern Ukraine, video from an Australian news outlet seems to show pro-Russian separatists amid the wreckage. …read more Source: The New York...

    Major frozen chicken recall after salmonella illnesses
    Jul17

    Major frozen chicken recall after salmonella illnesses

    Missing Attachment Missing Attachment Missing Attachment Missing Attachment Missing Attachment Missing Attachment Missing Attachment Missing Attachment Missing Attachment Missing Attachment NEW YORK — Several million pounds of frozen chicken are being recalled after 11 people got sick from salmonella. Aspen Foods is recalling nearly two million...

    Russian Politician To Be Appointed Odesa Deputy Governor
    Jul17

    Russian Politician To Be Appointed Odesa Deputy Governor

    The governor of Ukraine’s Odesa region, Mikheil Saakashvili, has announced that Russian politician Maria Gaidar will be his deputy. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine considers Kazakh gas transit options
    Jul17

    Ukraine considers Kazakh gas transit options

    Daniel J. GraeberKIEV, Ukraine, July 17 (UPI) — Trade agreements with Kazakhstan may include the possibility of receiving natural gas shipments sent through the country, Ukraine’s government said. …read more Source: United Press...

    New video of Flight 17 crash emerges 1 year later
    Jul17

    New video of Flight 17 crash emerges 1 year later

    As local villagers march in solemn procession to crash site still in rebel-held eastern Ukraine, shocking new evidence comes to light …read more Source:...

    The Daily Vertical: Disrespect Is Putin’s Stock In Trade
    Jul17

    The Daily Vertical: Disrespect Is Putin’s Stock In Trade

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. Viewers can suggest topics via Twitter @PowerVertical or on the Power Vertical Facebook page. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Seeing Putin for the Threat He Really Is
    Jul17

    Seeing Putin for the Threat He Really Is

    Air Force General Paul Selva, in his confirmation hearing on Tuesday to be vice-chair of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, became the latest military official to describe Russia as the greatest threat facing the United States. “Russia possesses the conventional and nuclear capability to be an existential threat to this nation should they choose to do...