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    European Parliament Calls On Russia To Free Ukrainians
    Mar16

    European Parliament Calls On Russia To Free Ukrainians

    The European Parliament is calling on Moscow to free more than 30 Ukrainian citizens who are in prison or other conditions of restricted freedom in Russia, Crimea, and parts of eastern Ukraine that are controlled by Russia-backed separatists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Imposes Sanctions On Five Russian Banks
    Mar16

    Ukraine Imposes Sanctions On Five Russian Banks

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has imposed sanctions on five banks with Russian capital functioning in Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    OSCE Extends Monitoring Mission to Ukraine by One Year
    Mar16

    OSCE Extends Monitoring Mission to Ukraine by One Year

    The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) said on Thursday that its monitoring mission to Ukraine will be extended by one year. “The OSCE Permanent Council, in a consensus decision taken at its meeting in Vienna today, agreed to renew the mandate of the Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine by one year until 31 March...

    EU approves $638 million loan for Ukraine
    Mar16

    EU approves $638 million loan for Ukraine

    BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union’s executive has approved a 600 million-euro ($638 million) loan to Ukraine, part of a program meant to help the country implement reforms and support its economy. …read more Source: CNS...

    OSCE extends monitoring mission to Ukraine by one year
    Mar16

    OSCE extends monitoring mission to Ukraine by one year

    VIENNA (Reuters) – The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) said on Thursday that its monitoring mission to Ukraine will… …read more Source:...

    EU approves $638 million loan for Ukraine
    Mar16

    EU approves $638 million loan for Ukraine

    The European Union’s executive has approved a 600 million-euro ($638 million) loan to Ukraine, part of a program meant to help the country implement reforms and support its economy. The … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    EU approves $638 million loan for Ukraine
    Mar16

    EU approves $638 million loan for Ukraine

    The European Union’s executive has approved a 600 million-euro ($638 million) loan to Ukraine, part of a program meant to help the country implement reforms and support its economy. The … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    The Morning Vertical, March 16, 2017
    Mar16

    The Morning Vertical, March 16, 2017

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

    How to Push Back Against China in the South China Sea
    Mar16

    How to Push Back Against China in the South China Sea

    Andrew Davies, Mark Thomson Security, Asia A recent conference reveals a very important idea. We were in Washington recently for the latest annual track-2 ‘Quad Plus’ dialogue. The meeting brings together participants from think tanks in Australia, India, Japan and the United States, as well as invited “plus” nations—this year we had...

    Get Ready, America: Russia Has Its Own Deadly ‘Delta Force’
    Mar16

    Get Ready, America: Russia Has Its Own Deadly ‘Delta Force’

    Dave Majumdar Security, Europe And they have an impressive history in just a short time. Incorporating lessons from Western special operations forces (SOF), the Kremlin had established its own equivalent of the U.S. Army’s elite 1st Special Forces Operational Detachment-Delta—better known as Delta Force. This new force is called Special...