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    Crimean Tatar Leader Likely To Face Trial Soon On Separatism Charge
    Mar22

    Crimean Tatar Leader Likely To Face Trial Soon On Separatism Charge

    A Crimean Tatar leader who has criticized Russia’s seizure of the Black Sea peninsula appears likely to face trial soon on what he says are spurious charges of separatism. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine: Documents ready to ban Russia’s Eurovision entry
    Mar22

    Ukraine: Documents ready to ban Russia’s Eurovision entry

    Ukraine’s security service says it has prepared documents to ban Russia’s contestant from this year’s Eurovision song contest, but that a final decision has not been made. Russia chose Yulia … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    The Daily Vertical: Putin’s Plan B In Ukraine
    Mar22

    The Daily Vertical: Putin’s Plan B In Ukraine

    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: Putin’s Plan B In Ukraine
    Mar22

    The Daily Vertical: Putin’s Plan B In Ukraine

    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, March 22, 2017
    Mar22

    The Morning Vertical, March 22, 2017

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

    The Daily Vertical: Putin’s Plan B In Ukraine (Transcript)
    Mar22

    The Daily Vertical: Putin’s Plan B In Ukraine (Transcript)

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

    Manafort worked for Russian billionaire to ‘benefit Putin government’: documents
    Mar22

    Manafort worked for Russian billionaire to ‘benefit Putin government’: documents

    Trump Campaign Chairman Paul Manafort talks to reporters on the floor of the Republican National Convention at Quicken Loans Arena, Sunday, July 17, 2016, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, secretly worked for a Russian billionaire to advance the interests of...

    Trump’s ex aide Paul Manafort ‘hid’ $750,000 payment
    Mar22

    Trump’s ex aide Paul Manafort ‘hid’ $750,000 payment

    Further allegations have been made in Ukraine about secret funds said to have been paid to Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort. Lawmaker Serhiy Leshchenko said he had evidence that Mr Manafort had tried to hide a payment of $750,000 (£600,800) by a pro-Russian party in 2009. Mr Manafort’s spokesman denied the...

    Lithuania Boosts NATO’s Baltics Border Defenses With Eye on Russia
    Mar22

    Lithuania Boosts NATO’s Baltics Border Defenses With Eye on Russia

    A German-led NATO battle group of tanks, armored vehicles, and troops, including Lithuanians, engaged “enemy attackers” mid-March on a field outside a military base in Rukla, Lithuania. The NATO group fired flares, smoke canisters, and blanks for what a press officer said was the first demonstration of maneuvers since they arrived in Lithuania...

    U.S. and the Middle East: Power politics or amateur hour?
    Mar22

    U.S. and the Middle East: Power politics or amateur hour?

    (Credit: AP Photo/Lolita Baldor) The “Great Game” being played in the Middle East, with Syria and Iraq as the center rings, bears a superficial similarity to the power political maneuverings of the dominant European states in their African and Asian periphery during the 19th century. There is a somewhat closer resemblance to the Spanish civil war...