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Section: US & Canada

    Russia Threatens ‘Reaction’ to Proposed U.S. Military Buildup
    Mar01

    Russia Threatens ‘Reaction’ to Proposed U.S. Military Buildup

    Moscow has reacted sharply to President Trump’s announcement of a substantial budget increase in military spending, warning that the U.S. can expect a response from Russia. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Simplifies Legal Process For Gender Transition
    Mar01

    Ukraine Simplifies Legal Process For Gender Transition

    Ukraine’s Health Ministry has taken steps to reduce the legal obstacles faced by transgender people. Since the end of December 2016, it’s no longer necessary to petition a board of mental health professionals or spend a month in a psychiatric facility in order to legally change one’s gender. (Maryna Stupak, Current Time TV)...

    Maverick dancer Polunin seeks to be David Beckham of ballet
    Mar01

    Maverick dancer Polunin seeks to be David Beckham of ballet

    The 27-year-old Ukrainian star, who has been in the headlines for rebellious tweets, tattoos and leaving the Royal Ballet, wants to challenge the dance world’s established system to provide more creative freedom for its artists. Citing Beckham’s role as a soccer ambassador, Polunin says he is on a mission to make ballet more popular...

    Tensions Rise In Ukraine As Separatists Seize Companies Over Blockade
    Mar01

    Tensions Rise In Ukraine As Separatists Seize Companies Over Blockade

    Tensions over a blockade hampering commerce between eastern territories held by Russia-backed separatists and the rest of Ukraine have mounted after the separatists announced they would seize control of enterprises on the land and the Ukrainian interior minister said Kyiv should end the blockade by force if necessary. …read more Source:...

    Maverick dancer Polunin seeks to be David Beckham of ballet
    Mar01

    Maverick dancer Polunin seeks to be David Beckham of ballet

    LONDON (AP) — Sergei Polunin wants to shake up the ballet world by becoming the David Beckham of dance.The 27-year-old Ukrainian star, who has… …read more Source:...

    More Russians Are Proud Of Crimea Than Being the First Country to Send a Man in Space, Poll Says
    Mar01

    More Russians Are Proud Of Crimea Than Being the First Country to Send a Man in Space, Poll Says

    The annexation of Crimea ranks above Yury Gagarin’s flight and the works of Russia’s great writers, in pride index. …read more Source:...

    EU takes step closer to allowing Ukrainians visa-free entry
    Mar01

    EU takes step closer to allowing Ukrainians visa-free entry

    The European Union has moved a step closer to granting visa-free entry to citizens of Ukraine. Negotiators from EU member countries and the European Parliament reached a deal late Tuesday … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    EU takes step closer to allowing Ukrainians visa-free entry
    Mar01

    EU takes step closer to allowing Ukrainians visa-free entry

    The European Union has moved a step closer to granting visa-free entry to citizens of Ukraine. Negotiators from EU member countries and the European Parliament reached a deal late Tuesday … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    EU takes step closer to allowing Ukrainians visa-free entry
    Mar01

    EU takes step closer to allowing Ukrainians visa-free entry

    The European Union has moved a step closer to granting visa-free entry to citizens of Ukraine …read more Source: ABC...

    The Morning Vertical, March 1, 2017
    Mar01

    The Morning Vertical, March 1, 2017

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