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    Central Asia’s Chess Master: How Islam Karimov’s Wily Diplomacy Has Cemented His Power
    Mar27

    Central Asia’s Chess Master: How Islam Karimov’s Wily Diplomacy Has Cemented His Power

    Uzbekistan heads to the polls on Sunday for presidential elections, but the results are a foregone conclusion: President Islam Karimov will be re-elected. Uzbekistan’s ruler since its days as a Soviet republic, Karimov has spent the last 24 years consolidating his power in the most brutal of ways: boiling dissidents, carrying out violent...

    Civilian Casualties Push Men to Join Rebels in Ukraine
    Mar27

    Civilian Casualties Push Men to Join Rebels in Ukraine

    The continued fighting in eastern Ukraine and the shelling of civilian neighborhoods seem to be pushing more men to join the separatist fighters. Many of the new recruits are residents of Ukraine made bitter by new grievances, as well as old. VOA’s Patrick Wells reports. …read more Source: Voice of...

    AP Interview: Ukraine PM: Russia could spark new offensive
    Mar27

    AP Interview: Ukraine PM: Russia could spark new offensive

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    AP Interview: Ukraine PM: Russia could spark new offensive
    Mar27

    AP Interview: Ukraine PM: Russia could spark new offensive

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s prime minister has told The Associated Press that Russia plans to eliminate his country as an independent state and could spark a new offensive in the east to achieve that aim. Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk said in an interview Friday that Russia was uninterested in de-escalating Ukraine’s conflict...

    AP Interview: Ukraine PM: Russia could start new offensive, aims to erase Kiev’s independence
    Mar27

    AP Interview: Ukraine PM: Russia could start new offensive, aims to erase Kiev’s independence

    Ukraine’s prime minister has told The Associated Press that Russia plans to eliminate his country as an independent state and could spark a new offensive in the east to achieve that aim. …read more Source: FOX...

    Russian Orthodox Priest Suspended After Blessing Ukraine-Bound Fighters
    Mar27

    Russian Orthodox Priest Suspended After Blessing Ukraine-Bound Fighters

    The Russian Orthodox Church has suspended a priest for incendiary comments he made during a send-off for dozens of fighters preparing to join pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    AP Interview: Ukraine PM: Russia could spark new offensive
    Mar27

    AP Interview: Ukraine PM: Russia could spark new offensive

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s prime minister has told The Associated Press that Russia plans to eliminate his country as an independent state and could spark a new offensive in the east to achieve that aim…. …read more Source: Associated...

    AP Interview: Ukraine PM: Russia Could Spark New Offensive
    Mar27

    AP Interview: Ukraine PM: Russia Could Spark New Offensive

    AP Interview: Ukraine PM: Russia could start new offensive, aims to erase Kiev’s independence …read more Source: ABC...

    Stories From Inside the Putin Propaganda Machine
    Mar27

    Stories From Inside the Putin Propaganda Machine

    Recalling the mentality inside Russia’s government-sanctioned Internet propaganda system, Marat Burkhard told Radio Free Europe Radio Liberty (RFERL): “Whatever we’re told, that’s what we’ll write about, no questions asked, and we don’t want to know.” The so-called Internet Research center’s various...

    AP Interview: Ukraine PM: Russia could spark new offensive
    Mar27

    AP Interview: Ukraine PM: Russia could spark new offensive

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s prime minister has told The Associated Press that Russia plans to eliminate his country as an independent state and… …read more Source:...