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    Russian Ex-PM’s Daughter Under Fire for Leaving for Ukraine
    Jul20

    Russian Ex-PM’s Daughter Under Fire for Leaving for Ukraine

    Daughter of former Russian PM under fire for taking regional government job in Ukraine …read more Source: ABC...

    Russian ex-PM’s daughter under fire for leaving for Ukraine
    Jul20

    Russian ex-PM’s daughter under fire for leaving for Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The daughter of a former Russian prime minister is under fire from both Russia and Ukraine for accepting the job of a deputy… …read more Source:...

    Briefing: Power Plays In Ukraine, Georgia
    Jul20

    Briefing: Power Plays In Ukraine, Georgia

    This week’s Power Vertical Briefing takes a look at recent Russian power plays in both Ukraine and Georgia …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: Give Moscow Your Hand, It’ll Take Your Whole Arm
    Jul20

    The Daily Vertical: Give Moscow Your Hand, It’ll Take Your Whole Arm

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

    Ukraine extends creditor talks amid default threat
    Jul20

    Ukraine extends creditor talks amid default threat

    Ukraine has extended talks with creditors amid predictions that the country could default as early as Friday, the FT reports. …read more Source:...

    Heavy shelling of Ukrainian city endangers civilians
    Jul20

    Heavy shelling of Ukrainian city endangers civilians

    Violence in eastern Ukraine showed no signs of letting up Sunday as Ukrainian authorities reported death and destruction in the city of Donetsk. …read more Source:...

    Russian Town Near Ukraine, Once Quiet, Now Buzzes With Military Activity
    Jul20

    Russian Town Near Ukraine, Once Quiet, Now Buzzes With Military Activity

    A year after the war started in southeastern Ukraine, the Russian military has largely abandoned efforts to disguise its activities along the border. …read more Source: The New York...

    News of the day from across the globe, July 20
    Jul20

    News of the day from across the globe, July 20

    In remarks made to NBC’s “Meet the Press,” British Prime Minister David Cameron said his country needs to take a greater role in destroying the Islamic State group in Syria — his most direct signal to date that he will seek to expand Britain’s role in supporting the United States and its allies. The Friday assault blamed on Islamic...

    Canadian navy’s East Coast flagship sidelined by engine problems
    Jul20

    Canadian navy’s East Coast flagship sidelined by engine problems

    Canada’s last destroyer is temporarily sidelined after a series of engine problems and other technical issues on the 43-year-old vessel caused senior navy leaders to worry the ship might not be able to continue operating. HMCS Athabaskan, the flagship of the country’s Atlantic fleet, is undergoing a series of repairs in Halifax,...

    These artists are making thousands of dollars — and their livings — off of Tumblr
    Jul20

    These artists are making thousands of dollars — and their livings — off of Tumblr

    Brooklyn-based photographer Sam Cannon makes her living creating shockingly gorgeous GIFs. Her work has been featured in campaigns by TRESemme, Universal Studios, Lipton, Converse, Mastercard, Free People, and more. Cannon’s career revolves around Tumblr, the blogging site Yahoo bought for $1.1 billion in 2013. “She’s easily one...