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    AP PHOTOS: Children in war-torn Ukraine learn the art of war
    Aug04

    AP PHOTOS: Children in war-torn Ukraine learn the art of war

    Instead of swimming and playing volleyball, hundreds of children in war-torn Ukraine have spent this summer assembling Kalashnikov rifles and mastering the art of war. As the deadly conflict in … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    AP PHOTOS: Children in war-torn Ukraine learn the art of war
    Aug04

    AP PHOTOS: Children in war-torn Ukraine learn the art of war

    Nearly 10,000 people have been killed in fighting between Russia-backed separatists and government troops in Ukraine’s east since 2014, and despite a cease-fire being formally in place, civilians and troops still die and get injured almost on a daily basis. Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International in a joint report last year said it had...

    Pro-Kyiv Activist Sentenced To Prison In Crimea

    A court in Ukraine’s Russia-controlled Crimea region has sentenced pro-Kyiv activist Volodymyr Balukh to prison on charges of weapons and explosives possession he says was politically motivated. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: Why Ukraine, Georgia, And Moldova Matter
    Aug04

    The Daily Vertical: Why Ukraine, Georgia, And Moldova Matter

    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, August 4, 2017
    Aug04

    The Morning Vertical, August 4, 2017

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

    The Daily Vertical: Why Ukraine, Georgia, And Moldova Matter (Transcript)
    Aug04

    The Daily Vertical: Why Ukraine, Georgia, And Moldova Matter (Transcript)

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

    UN, OSCE Resolutions On Crimea Presented At Semena Trial
    Aug04

    UN, OSCE Resolutions On Crimea Presented At Semena Trial

    Resolutions from the UN General Assembly and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) on Russia’s 2014 annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea region have been presented at the trial of Mykola Semena, an RFE/RL contributor who is fighting what he says is a politically motivated separatism charge. …read more Source:...

    Is Trump’s Russia Policy Being Hijacked?
    Aug04

    Is Trump’s Russia Policy Being Hijacked?

    In crafting the platform in Cleveland on which Donald Trump would run, America Firsters inflicted a major defeat on the War Party. The platform committee rejected a plank to pull us deeper into Ukraine, by successfully opposing new U.S. arms transfers to Kiev. Improved relations with Russia were what candidate Trump had promised, and what...

    This is the anti-tank missile that the US may be sending to Ukraine
    Aug04

    This is the anti-tank missile that the US may be sending to Ukraine

    It’s one of the best portable anti-tank missile systems out there. …read more Source: Business...

    The Deep State Takes on Tillerson
    Aug04

    The Deep State Takes on Tillerson

    Anyone who doubts the power of the bureaucracy ought to look into the quandary confronting ExxonMobil. The Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) at Treasury recently announced that it would levy a $2 million fine against the company for alleged violations of Ukraine-related sanctions policy while Secretary of State Rex Tillerson served as...