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    Rival factions are battling for control in eastern Ukraine
    Nov23

    Rival factions are battling for control in eastern Ukraine

    MOSCOW — Dozens of armed men occupied the center of the city of Luhansk in eastern Ukraine on Wednesday, blocking the entrances to several government buildings during a standoff between two top officials in the Russian-backed separatist enclave. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    The GOP Accepted Donations from an Accused Nazi War Criminal as Recently as 2014: Report
    Nov23

    The GOP Accepted Donations from an Accused Nazi War Criminal as Recently as 2014: Report

    Michael Karkoc is a “lifelong Republican” accused of liquidating a village in Eastern Poland. During the 2016 election, Donald Trump earned the enthusiastic endorsement of Neo-Nazis and the alt right. But a new report published Thursday reveals that the Republican Party counts an actual S.S. commander among its constituents.According...

    Kremlin ‘Following’ Situation In Ukraine’s Russia-Backed Separatist-Controlled Luhansk
    Nov22

    Kremlin ‘Following’ Situation In Ukraine’s Russia-Backed Separatist-Controlled Luhansk

    Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov has said Moscow is closely following the situation in the parts of Ukraine’s eastern region of Luhansk that are controlled by Russia-backed separatists following reports that local separatist leader Igor Plotnitsky has fled to Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kremlin ‘Following’ Situation In Ukraine’s Russia-Backed Separatist-Controlled Luhansk
    Nov22

    Kremlin ‘Following’ Situation In Ukraine’s Russia-Backed Separatist-Controlled Luhansk

    Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov has said Moscow is closely following the situation in the parts of Ukraine’s eastern region of Luhansk that are controlled by Russia-backed separatists following reports that local separatist leader Igor Plotnitsky has fled to Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump Would Be a Fool to Arm Ukraine
    Nov22

    Trump Would Be a Fool to Arm Ukraine

    John Hudson reports on the push to get Trump to approve sending arms to Ukraine: President Donald Trump’s top advisers are closer now to achieving what seemed unthinkable at the start of his presidency: Shipping millions of dollars of US weapons to Ukraine’s embattled military. According to the report, Trump’s advisers think...

    The Daily Vertical: Return Of The Little Green Men
    Nov22

    The Daily Vertical: Return Of The Little Green Men

    The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    In Ukraine, Crimea’s Tartars Haunted By A Second Exile
    Nov22

    In Ukraine, Crimea’s Tartars Haunted By A Second Exile

    The minority Muslim group were called traitors by Stalin, and are branded Muslim radicals by Putin’s Russia. …read more Source:...

    In Ukraine, Crimea’s Tartars Haunted By A Second Exile
    Nov22

    In Ukraine, Crimea’s Tartars Haunted By A Second Exile

    The minority Muslim group were called traitors by Stalin, and are branded Muslim radicals by Putin’s Russia. …read more Source:...

    Trump And Putin Discuss Syria, North Korea And Ukraine In Hour-Plus Call
    Nov22

    Trump And Putin Discuss Syria, North Korea And Ukraine In Hour-Plus Call

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and Russia’s Vladimir Putin discussed efforts to bring peace to war-torn Syria during an hour-plus phone call on Tuesday. Iran, North Korea and Ukraine also were on the agenda, the White House said.Trump called it a “great call” Tuesday afternoon as he left the White House to spend Thanksgiving in...

    Unidentified Gunmen On Streets Of Luhansk
    Nov22

    Unidentified Gunmen On Streets Of Luhansk

    Gunmen in unmarked uniforms appeared on the streets of Luhansk, in an apparent power struggle among Russia-backed separatists who control the Ukrainian city. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...