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    CORY BOOKER: Russia is trying to ‘undermine democracy’ around the world
    May31

    CORY BOOKER: Russia is trying to ‘undermine democracy’ around the world

    The senator also said that Ukraine is the focal point of Russia’s aggression. …read more Source: Business...

    U.S. Senator Booker Says Ukraine At Fulcrum Of Russian “Aggression”
    May31

    U.S. Senator Booker Says Ukraine At Fulcrum Of Russian “Aggression”

    U.S. Senator Cory Booker said Ukraine was on the front line of a “transatlantic fight” with Russia for freedom and democracy, which Moscow was trying to undermine across the Western world. The Democratic senator was speaking with RFE/RL’s Ukrainian service during a visit to Kyiv. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe /...

    Russian Pranksters Pose As Ukrainian President, PM In Calls To Montenegrin Leaders
    May31

    Russian Pranksters Pose As Ukrainian President, PM In Calls To Montenegrin Leaders

    Two leading politicians in Montenegro have fallen victim to Russian pranksters who posed as the president and prime minister of Ukraine in telephone calls last week, officials in the Balkan country say. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Interview: U.S. Senator Booker Says Russia Trying to Destabilize Democracies Globally
    May31

    Interview: U.S. Senator Booker Says Russia Trying to Destabilize Democracies Globally

    Russia’s interference in Ukraine is just one sign of a broad attempt to destabilize democracies around the world, U.S. Senator Cory Booker has told RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Are Russia Sanctions Here to Stay?
    May31

    Are Russia Sanctions Here to Stay?

    TNI Staff Politics, Eurasia Or are they just a convenient extension of politics? On May 25, the Center for the National Interest hosted a panel discussion of U.S. sanctions on Russia. The event was broadcast live on the National Interest’s Facebook page and can be viewed here. Three leading experts concurred that while the U.S. sanctions...

    France Says Worried by Ukraine Crisis, Demands Guarantees for Observers
    May31

    France Says Worried by Ukraine Crisis, Demands Guarantees for Observers

    PARIS (Reuters) – France’s foreign ministry said on Wednesday it was “extremely concerned” by the situation on the ground in eastern Ukraine and… …read more Source: U.S....

    What Would Russia Look Like Today if World War II Never Happened?
    May31

    What Would Russia Look Like Today if World War II Never Happened?

    Michael Peck Security, What if Hitler had remained a failed painter in Vienna, or had been blown up by an assassin’s bomb in a Munich beer hall? True, Operation Barbarossa devastated the industry and natural resources of Russia and Ukraine, a shortfall only part made up by Lend-Lease and postwar Soviet looting of Germany. Stalin’s...

    The Daily Vertical: Ukraine Won. And Putin Lost.
    May31

    The Daily Vertical: Ukraine Won. And Putin Lost.

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

    The Daily Vertical: Ukraine Won. And Putin Lost. (Transcript)
    May31

    The Daily Vertical: Ukraine Won. And Putin Lost. (Transcript)

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

    No one noticed the collusion conspiracy theory just ‘blew up,’ says National Review editor
    May31

    No one noticed the collusion conspiracy theory just ‘blew up,’ says National Review editor

    National Review Contributing Editor Andrew McCarthy said that although liberals and opponents of President Trump were overjoyed at the implications of the Washington Post story claiming Jared Kushner asked for a Russian back-channel, they missed that it completely blew up their favorite conspiracy theory. He made the comments on Fox News’...