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    EU Eyes Closer Ties With Armenia Amid Tensions Over Brussels Summit Declaration
    Nov24

    EU Eyes Closer Ties With Armenia Amid Tensions Over Brussels Summit Declaration

    The leaders of the European Union and the six Eastern Partnership countries will meet in Brussels on November 24 in an effort to deepen ties between the EU and the former Soviet republics. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Manafort flight records reveal numerous trips to Russia: report
    Nov24

    Manafort flight records reveal numerous trips to Russia: report

    Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort took at least 18 trips to Moscow during his time as a political operative in Ukraine, … …read more Source: The...

    EU Leaders Prepare To Meet Eastern Neighbors
    Nov24

    EU Leaders Prepare To Meet Eastern Neighbors

    European Union leaders are set to hold a meeting aimed at deepening ties with six of the EU’s eastern neighbors. The November 24 Eastern Partnership Summit in Brussels is designed to bolster trade and promote European values in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine. The EU is expected to sign a partnership deal...

    Veteran Crimean Tatar Activist Dies As Associates Detained By Russia
    Nov24

    Veteran Crimean Tatar Activist Dies As Associates Detained By Russia

    Russian security officers detained several Crimean Tatar activists in Crimea on November 23, a move that comes amid continuing pressure on a group that has broadly opposed Moscow’s 2014 seizure of the Ukrainian peninsula. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    What In The World Is Going On In The Russia-Backed Separatist Luhansk ‘Republic’?
    Nov24

    What In The World Is Going On In The Russia-Backed Separatist Luhansk ‘Republic’?

    Heavily armed men on armored vehicles are patrolling the streets of a war-wracked eastern Ukrainian city — but this time it’s different. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    What In The World Is Going On In The Russia-Backed Separatist Luhansk ‘Republic’?
    Nov24

    What In The World Is Going On In The Russia-Backed Separatist Luhansk ‘Republic’?

    Heavily armed men on armored vehicles are patrolling the streets of a war-wracked eastern Ukrainian city — but this time it’s different. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine’s Bolshevik Shadow
    Nov24

    Ukraine’s Bolshevik Shadow

    When George Kennan was asked in 1967 by Foreign Affairs to reflect on the accomplishments and failures of Soviet rule at the 50-year mark, he stated that without a doubt, the October Revolution that had brought the Bolsheviks to power in Russia had altered world history and was the single most consequential event of the 20th century. Indeed, at...

    On Thanksgiving, I’m thankful my ancestors left Europe, and that America took them in
    Nov24

    On Thanksgiving, I’m thankful my ancestors left Europe, and that America took them in

    “I’ve got something I’d like to say.” That’s what I usually offer up as a preamble, as I try to get the attention of my kids and other family members gathered around the Thanksgiving table. It usually takes a couple of attempts, but once we’re all on the same page, I offer words of thanks for my ancestors. I talk about how...

    Ukraine’s Bolshevik Shadow
    Nov24

    Ukraine’s Bolshevik Shadow

    When George Kennan was asked in 1967 by Foreign Affairs to reflect on the accomplishments and failures of Soviet rule at the 50-year mark, he stated that without a doubt, the October Revolution that had brought the Bolsheviks to power in Russia had altered world history and was the single most consequential event of the 20th century. Indeed, at...

    Ukrainian Separatist Chief Accuses Another of Plotting Coup
    Nov23

    Ukrainian Separatist Chief Accuses Another of Plotting Coup

    A separatist leader in Ukraine’s east on Thursday accused a former official of trying to unseat him as a showdown between the two entered its third day. Breaking almost a week of silence, Igor Plotnitsky, leader of the self-proclaimed Luhansk People’s Republic, claimed that former Interior Minister Igor Kornet “tried to seize...