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    Protesters Remain Camped Outside Ukrainian Parliament
    Oct18

    Protesters Remain Camped Outside Ukrainian Parliament

    Protesters in Kyiv hunkered down in a tent camp outside the Ukrainian parliament demanding more be done to tackle corruption in the country. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Olympic Gymnast Gutsu Accuses Ex-Teammate Scherbo Of Raping Her In 1991
    Oct18

    Olympic Gymnast Gutsu Accuses Ex-Teammate Scherbo Of Raping Her In 1991

    Former Soviet gymnast Tatiana Gutsu has accused ex-teammate Vitaly Scherbo of raping her in 1991, when she was 15 years old and he was 19. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: Playing Make-Believe
    Oct18

    The Daily Vertical: Playing Make-Believe

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

    The Morning Vertical, October 18, 2017
    Oct18

    The Morning Vertical, October 18, 2017

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Protesters Block Street Near Ukrainian Parliament With Tents
    Oct18

    Protesters Block Street Near Ukrainian Parliament With Tents

    Ukrainian protesters in Kyiv who are demanding that President Petro Poroshenko enact anticorruption reforms or step down have blocked a main street near parliament with dozens of tents. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian Officials Say Two Soldiers Killed, Four Wounded In East
    Oct18

    Ukrainian Officials Say Two Soldiers Killed, Four Wounded In East

    Ukraine’s military says that two of its soldiers were killed and four were wounded amid multiple cease-fire violations by Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine on October 17. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine’s Combat Veterans Dig in for the War Against Corruption
    Oct18

    Ukraine’s Combat Veterans Dig in for the War Against Corruption

    KYIV, Ukraine—Thousands of protesters massed in front of Ukraine’s parliament building Tuesday, underscoring a simmering level of frustration among Ukrainians—particularly the country’s war veterans—with the slow pace of anti-corruption reforms that has persisted since the 2014 revolution. According to initial estimates,...

    WJC Urges City of Vinnitsa to Pull Monument to Anti-Semitic Leader as ‘Defender of Ukraine’
    Oct18

    WJC Urges City of Vinnitsa to Pull Monument to Anti-Semitic Leader as ‘Defender of Ukraine’

    “Petilura was anything but an honest man. He was a cruel barbarian, indisputably responsible for pogroms in which 35,000-40,000 Jews were murdered.” …read more Source: The Jewish...

    WJC Urges City of Vinnitsa to Pull Monument to Anti-Semitic Leader as ‘Defender of Ukraine’
    Oct18

    WJC Urges City of Vinnitsa to Pull Monument to Anti-Semitic Leader as ‘Defender of Ukraine’

    “Petilura was anything but an honest man. He was a cruel barbarian, indisputably responsible for pogroms in which 35,000-40,000 Jews were murdered.” …read more Source: The Jewish...

    Russian Propaganda In Germany: More Effective Than You Think
    Oct17

    Russian Propaganda In Germany: More Effective Than You Think

    In the wake of the September 2017 German elections, many observers have been puzzled by the seeming absence of Russian interference in such a high-stakes European race. A representative New York Times headline posed the question most directly: “Why no Russian meddling”?In 2015 and 2016, Russian activity in Germany had followed the same toolkit...