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    Saakashvili Says He Plans To Return To Ukraine Next Month
    Aug17

    Saakashvili Says He Plans To Return To Ukraine Next Month

    Mikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian president and ex-governor of Ukraine’s Odesa region who was stripped of his Ukrainian citizenship in July, says he plans to return to Kyiv next month. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Poroshenko Orders Probe Into North Korea Missile Claims
    Aug17

    Poroshenko Orders Probe Into North Korea Missile Claims

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko says he has ordered an “urgent, thorough, and full investigation” into a media report alleging that North Korea may have purchased rocket engines from a Ukrainian factory. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    In Ukraine, a Malware Expert Who Could Blow the Whistle on Russian Hacking
    Aug17

    In Ukraine, a Malware Expert Who Could Blow the Whistle on Russian Hacking

    For the first time, an actual witness has emerged in the election hacking, and he has been interviewed by the F.B.I. …read more Source: The New York...

    America and Russia: Time to Come Clean
    Aug17

    America and Russia: Time to Come Clean

    Dov S. Zakheim Politics, Europe The first order of business between the two countries may be the hardest. Note: this article is part of a symposium on U.S.-Russia relations included in the September/October 2017 issue of the National Interest. The United States and Russia, apart perhaps from their respective presidents, are very much at...

    CPJ Denounces ‘Hostile’ Environment Toward Press In Ukraine
    Aug16

    CPJ Denounces ‘Hostile’ Environment Toward Press In Ukraine

    The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) has condemned the “harassment” of reporters in Ukraine after security services raided the offices of an independent news website and a member of parliament criticized the head of the national press union for his response to the raid. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    CPJ Denounces ‘Hostile’ Environment Toward Press In Ukraine
    Aug16

    CPJ Denounces ‘Hostile’ Environment Toward Press In Ukraine

    The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) has condemned the “harassment” of reporters in Ukraine after security services raided the offices of an independent news website and a member of parliament criticized the head of the national press union for his response to the raid. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    U.S. Report Says IS, Non-State Groups Imperil Religious Liberties Around The Globe
    Aug16

    U.S. Report Says IS, Non-State Groups Imperil Religious Liberties Around The Globe

    The United States says the extremist group Islamic State (IS) continues to damage religious freedom by targeting members of multiple religions and ethnicities for rape, kidnapping, enslavement, and death. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Former UN Ambassador Testifies At Yanukovych Treason Trial In Kyiv

    A retired senior Ukrainian diplomat has testified at the in-absentia treason trial of former President Viktor Yanukovych. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Path to U.S.-Russia Cooperation
    Aug16

    The Path to U.S.-Russia Cooperation

    Zalmay Khalilzad Security, Americas For the United States, managing Russian decline requires pursuing a balance-of-power approach to minimize the risk of escalation. Note: this article is part of a symposium on U.S.-Russia relations included in the September/October 2017 issue of the National Interest. Despite the array of twists and turns since...

    America and Russia: Back to Basics
    Aug15

    America and Russia: Back to Basics

    Graham Allison Security, Europe However demonic, however destructive, however devious, however deserving of being strangled Russia is, the brute fact is that we cannot kill this bastard without committing suicide. President Trump can improve relations with Russia in ways that advance American national interests by going back to Cold War...