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    Dramatic Battle Violates Ukraine Ceasefire
    May27

    Dramatic Battle Violates Ukraine Ceasefire

    RFE/RL has recorded dramatic evidence of the cease-fire in Ukraine being violated, with pro-government forces coming under sustained shelling in the village of Shyrokyne. The attack, filmed on May 24, resulted in one Ukrainian soldier dying of shrapnel wounds and another being wounded. Ukrainian military officials said Russian-backed separatists...

    Quadruplets born to 65 year old mother still in intensive care
    May27

    Quadruplets born to 65 year old mother still in intensive care

    BERLIN — Doctors say the week-old quadruplets born prematurely to 65-year-old Annegret Raunigk in Berlin are still in intensive care, but have been gaining a little weight and are being given their mother’s milk through feeding tubes. The babies were born during the 26th week of pregnancy at Berlin’s Charite Hospital on May 19. Five...

    TV showdown in Ukraine highlights press freedom anxieties
    May27

    TV showdown in Ukraine highlights press freedom anxieties

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Crunch time is coming in a Ukrainian showdown that may yield clues into an increasingly asked question: How free is the press in Ukraine as it fights to stay out of Russia’s orbit? …read more Source: U.S....

    TV showdown in Ukraine highlights press freedom anxieties
    May27

    TV showdown in Ukraine highlights press freedom anxieties

    A moment of truth comes Thursday when the national television and radio broadcasting council meets on whether to rescind the Inter channel’s broadcasting license, following accusations of “destructive behavior” by prominent members of Parliament. Inter has faced a deluge of criticism in the legislature for its purported...

    Showdown between government and TV station in Ukraine highlights media freedom anxieties
    May27

    Showdown between government and TV station in Ukraine highlights media freedom anxieties

    Crunch time is coming in a Ukrainian showdown that may yield clues into an increasingly asked question: How free is the press in Ukraine as it fights to stay out of Russia’s orbit? The Kiev government has enjoyed EU and U.S. support as it strives to forge a pro-Western path and battles a pro-Russian insurgency that critics say is supported...

    TV showdown in Ukraine highlights press freedom anxieties
    May27

    TV showdown in Ukraine highlights press freedom anxieties

    KIEV, Ukraine — Crunch time is coming in a Ukrainian showdown that may yield clues into an increasingly asked question: How free is the press in Ukraine as it fights to stay out of Russia’s orbit?The Kiev government has enjoyed EU and U.S. support as it strives to forge a pro-Western path and battles a pro-Russian insurgency that critics...

    TV Showdown in Ukraine Highlights Press Freedom Anxieties
    May27

    TV Showdown in Ukraine Highlights Press Freedom Anxieties

    Showdown between government and TV station in Ukraine highlights media freedom anxieties …read more Source: ABC...

    TV showdown in Ukraine highlights press freedom anxieties
    May27

    TV showdown in Ukraine highlights press freedom anxieties

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Crunch time is coming in a Ukrainian showdown that may yield clues into an increasingly asked question: How free is the press… …read more Source:...

    TV showdown in Ukraine highlights press freedom anxieties
    May27

    TV showdown in Ukraine highlights press freedom anxieties

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Crunch time is coming in a Ukrainian showdown that may yield clues into an increasingly asked question: How free is the press in Ukraine as it fights to stay out of Russia’s orbit?… …read more Source: Associated...

    Afghanistan To Ukraine: ‘The Enemies Of Our Enemies Are Our Friends’
    May27

    Afghanistan To Ukraine: ‘The Enemies Of Our Enemies Are Our Friends’

    It took Afghan mujahedin nearly 10 years, and foreign weapons, to repel its Soviet invasion. A quarter-century later, Rostyslav Khotyn of RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service traveled to Afghanistan to see what that war could tell him about the current conflict in his own country. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...