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    Chief of Moscow’s Ukrainian library gets suspended sentence
    Jun05

    Chief of Moscow’s Ukrainian library gets suspended sentence

    A Moscow court has convicted the director of a Ukrainian library of inciting ethnic hatred to Russians and imposed a four-year suspended sentence. Natalya Sharina was first detained in October … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Ex-Director Of Moscow-Based Ukrainian Library Handed Suspended Sentence
    Jun05

    Ex-Director Of Moscow-Based Ukrainian Library Handed Suspended Sentence

    The former director of Moscow’s Ukrainian Literature Library, Natalya Sharina, has been handed a four-year suspended sentence by a Moscow court in a case that is steeped in the confrontation between Moscow and Kyiv and which has been denounced by rights activists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Chief of Moscow’s Ukrainian library gets suspended sentence
    Jun05

    Chief of Moscow’s Ukrainian library gets suspended sentence

    A Moscow court has convicted the director of a Ukrainian library of inciting ethnic hatred to Russians and imposed a four-year suspended sentence. Natalya Sharina was first detained in October … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Chief of Moscow’s Ukrainian library gets suspended sentence
    Jun05

    Chief of Moscow’s Ukrainian library gets suspended sentence

    A Moscow court has convicted the director of a Ukrainian library of inciting ethnic hatred to Russians and imposed a four-year suspended sentence …read more Source: ABC...

    Chief of Moscow’s Ukrainian library gets suspended sentence
    Jun05

    Chief of Moscow’s Ukrainian library gets suspended sentence

    A Moscow court has convicted the director of a Ukrainian library of inciting ethnic hatred to Russians and imposed a four-year suspended sentence. Natalya Sharina was first detained in October … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    TV in breakaway Ukraine has a distinct Soviet tint to it
    Jun05

    TV in breakaway Ukraine has a distinct Soviet tint to it

    Choreographed news reports highlight the rebel state’s wisdom and generosity. …read more Source: The Washington...

    The Remarkable Life of Lubomyr Husar . . .
    Jun05

    The Remarkable Life of Lubomyr Husar . . .

    How does it happen that a child growing up in eastern Galicia among Ukrainians, Poles, Moldovans, Germans, Austrians, Jews, Roma, and Armenians dodges Nazi death squads and the Red Army, learns first-hand what it means to be a “displaced person” in occupied Austria, emigrates to the United States, completes university and seminary studies before...

    World Bank Says Russian Economy To Grow 1.3 Percent In 2017, 1.4 percent in 2018
    Jun05

    World Bank Says Russian Economy To Grow 1.3 Percent In 2017, 1.4 percent in 2018

    The World Bank has forecast Russian economic growth at a 1.3 percent rate in 2017, helped by improving consumption in the country that is recovering from a two-year recession. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ottawa tennis player Gabriela Dabrowski reaches mixed doubles quarterfinals in France
    Jun04

    Ottawa tennis player Gabriela Dabrowski reaches mixed doubles quarterfinals in France

    Ottawa’s Gabriela Dabrowski went 1-for-2 in French Open doubles tennis matches on Sunday. Dabrowski and Rohan Bopanna of India, the No. 7 seeds, earned a spot in the quarterfinals of mixed doubles by defeating France’s Chloe Paquet and Benoît Paire 6-3, 6-2 in a second-round match. Dabrowski and Bopanna are scheduled to play that...

    Why did the White House consider lifting Russian sanctions?
    Jun04

    Why did the White House consider lifting Russian sanctions?

    HARI SREENIVASAN, PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND ANCHOR: Good evening and thanks for joining us. For the second day in a row, Russian President Vladimir Putin is rejecting the assertion by American intelligence agencies that Russians meddled in last year’s U.S. presidential election to the potential benefit of Donald Trump. In an excerpt from an...