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    Russia-Japan relations over disputed islands unchanged after Crimea: Putin
    Apr16

    Russia-Japan relations over disputed islands unchanged after Crimea: Putin

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s relations with Japan over disputed Pacific Islands have not changed following Moscow’s annexation of Crimea from… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s Constitutional Court Postpones Hearings On Lustration Law
    Apr16

    Ukraine’s Constitutional Court Postpones Hearings On Lustration Law

    Ukraine’s Constitutional Court has postponed hearings on a law aimed at firing civil servants who have been linked to corruption under the rule of ousted President Viktor Yanukovych’s government. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Prominent pro-Russian journalist murdered by masked gunman in streets of Kyiv
    Apr16

    Prominent pro-Russian journalist murdered by masked gunman in streets of Kyiv

    Oles Buzyna, 45, was killed early Thursday afternoon by two masked men shooting from a passing car, the Ukrainian interior ministry said in a statement …read more Source: Vancouver...

    The Deep Roots of the Ukraine Crisis
    Apr16

    The Deep Roots of the Ukraine Crisis

    Richard SakwaWe must rethink the post–Cold War security order. …read more Source: The...

    Prominent pro-Russian journalist murdered by masked gunman in streets of Kyiv
    Apr16

    Prominent pro-Russian journalist murdered by masked gunman in streets of Kyiv

    MOSCOW — A Ukrainian journalist known for his pro-Russian views was gunned down in broad daylight in Kyiv a day after a pro-Russian lawmaker was found dead, local police said Thursday. Oles Buzyna, 45, who worked as editor-in-chief of a leading daily until March, was killed early Thursday afternoon by two masked men shooting from a passing car,...

    High-Riding Ruble Pulls Putin’s Chestnuts out of Fire
    Apr16

    High-Riding Ruble Pulls Putin’s Chestnuts out of Fire

    In what has become almost an annual ritual since 2001, Vladimir Putin took to the airwaves to participate in a lengthy call-in show, fielding vetted questions from citizens and prominent figures for several hours on national television. The questions were far-ranging—some concerning Russia’s sending troops to Ukraine (he denied it), others...

    Prominent pro-Russian journalist murdered by masked gunman in streets of Kyiv
    Apr16

    Prominent pro-Russian journalist murdered by masked gunman in streets of Kyiv

    MOSCOW — A Ukrainian journalist known for his pro-Russian views was gunned down in broad daylight in Kyiv a day after a pro-Russian lawmaker was found dead, local police said Thursday. Oles Buzyna, 45, who worked as editor-in-chief of a leading daily until March, was killed early Thursday afternoon by two masked men shooting from a passing car,...

    Curbing the kleptocrats: Kiev chips away at its pervasive corruption
    Apr16

    Curbing the kleptocrats: Kiev chips away at its pervasive corruption

    ‘We have a total kleptocratic state,’ says Yegor Sobolev, Ukraine’s lead anti-graft legislator. But he is cheerfully confident that ‘we will win.’ …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Pro-Russian Figures Killed In Ukraine
    Apr16

    Pro-Russian Figures Killed In Ukraine

    A prominent Ukrainian journalist known for his pro-Russian views has been gunned down in Kyiv, a day after a former lawmaker loyal to ousted President Viktor Yanukovych was found dead in the city. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Pro-Russian journalist gunned down in Ukraine’s capital
    Apr16

    Pro-Russian journalist gunned down in Ukraine’s capital

    MOSCOW – A Ukrainian journalist known for his pro-Russian views was gunned down in broad daylight in Kyiv a day after a pro-Russian lawmaker was found dead, local police said Thursday. Oles Buzyna, 45, who worked as editor-in-chief of a leading daily until March, was killed early Thursday afternoon by two masked men shooting from a passing car,...