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    South Sudan, Haiti, Ukraine top list of suffering nations
    Mar23

    South Sudan, Haiti, Ukraine top list of suffering nations

    In contrast with the generally thriving residents of Norway, people in South Sudan, Haiti and Ukraine top a Gallup survey of the most suffering countries. …read more Source: United Press...

    Former Russian Lawmaker Shot Dead in Ukraine
    Mar23

    Former Russian Lawmaker Shot Dead in Ukraine

    A former Russian lawmaker who became a vociferous critic of Moscow following his recent move to Ukraine was shot and killed in Kiev Thursday, prompting another war of words between the two countries. …read more Source: U.S....

    Former Russian lawmaker gunned down on sidewalk
    Mar23

    Former Russian lawmaker gunned down on sidewalk

    KIEV, Ukraine — Former Russian lawmaker Denis Voronenkov was shot and killed in Kiev Thursday in what the Ukrainian president described as an “act of state terrorism” by Russia, an accusation the Kremlin angrily rejected. Voronenkov, who testified to Ukrainian investigators and criticized Russian policies after his move to Kiev last fall, was...

    Former Russian MP Shot Dead in Ukraine
    Mar23

    Former Russian MP Shot Dead in Ukraine

    Ukrainian President Poroshenko blames state terrorism by Russia; Kremlin spokesperson Peskov says that’s “absurd.” …read more Source: Foreign...

    Ugly turn in geopolitics: Ukraine bars Russia’s top singer from Eurovision finals in Kiev
    Mar23

    Ugly turn in geopolitics: Ukraine bars Russia’s top singer from Eurovision finals in Kiev

    Yulia Samoylova, 27, who uses a wheelchair, was selected as Russia’s entry for the kitsch song contest by state-owned Channel 1 this month …read more Source: Vancouver...

    Killing of Ex-Russian Lawmaker an ‘Act of State Terrorism’, Says Ukrainian President
    Mar23

    Killing of Ex-Russian Lawmaker an ‘Act of State Terrorism’, Says Ukrainian President

    Denis Voronenkov was shot and killed in Kiev Thursday in what the Ukrainian president described as an “act of state terrorism” by Russia. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine and the Cult of ‘Resolve’
    Mar23

    Ukraine and the Cult of ‘Resolve’

    Anders Fogh Rasmussen makes a dubious claim and offers an even worse recommendation: Moscow has remained in the Donbas because the West has allowed it to. The U.S. can demonstrate Western resolve by ramping up sanctions on Moscow and increase the cost of Russian interference by supplying defensive weapons to Ukraine. The first sentence greatly...

    Ugly turn in geopolitics: Ukraine bars Russia’s top singer from Eurovision finals in Kiev
    Mar23

    Ugly turn in geopolitics: Ukraine bars Russia’s top singer from Eurovision finals in Kiev

    LONDON — Ukraine has barred Russia’s contender in the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest from entering the country for three years, effectively banning her from the final in Kiev next month. The Ukrainian Security Service (SBU) said Wednesday that Yulia Samoylova had been banned for breaking Ukrainian law. “The Security Service of Ukraine has...

    Former Russian Lawmaker Denis Voronenkov Shot Dead in Kiev
    Mar23

    Former Russian Lawmaker Denis Voronenkov Shot Dead in Kiev

    (KIEV) — Former Russian lawmaker Denis Voronenkov was shot and killed in Kiev Thursday in what the Ukrainian president described as an “act of state terrorism” by Russia, an accusation the Kremlin angrily rejected. Voronenkov, who testified to Ukrainian investigators and criticized Russian policies after his move to Kiev last fall, was shot dead...

    Russians Laundered Tens Of Billions Of Dollars Abroad. Here’s How
    Mar23

    Russians Laundered Tens Of Billions Of Dollars Abroad. Here’s How

    A major new investigative report by the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP) details how more than $20 billion was moved out of Russia between 2010 and 2014. Around 500 people are allegedly involved. Here is how they pulled it off. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...