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    Ukraine announces economic blockade of rebel-held territory
    Mar15

    Ukraine announces economic blockade of rebel-held territory

    MOSCOW (AP) – Ukraine on Wednesday announced a transport blockade of rebel-held areas that is likely to cause serious economic disruption and could threaten a precarious cease-fire in the east of the country. “It will be in place until the occupiers return stolen Ukrainian industry to Ukrainian jurisdiction,” Ukrainian President...

    Polish court issues arrest warrant for US man in Nazi case
    Mar15

    Polish court issues arrest warrant for US man in Nazi case

    Earlier this week, prosecutors said evidence shows that American citizen Michael K. was a commander of a unit in the SS-led Ukrainian Self Defense Legion that raided Polish villages. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Monica Crowley went from advising the president to lobbying for a Ukranian oligarch
    Mar15

    Monica Crowley went from advising the president to lobbying for a Ukranian oligarch

    Monica Crowley (Credit: Getty/Drew Angerer) A second national security adviser that has ties to President Donald Trump has registered as a foreign agent. Fox News contributor Monica Crowley, a vocal Trump supporter who was set to take on a role in the White House before plagiarism allegations stripped away that opportunity, is now lobbying on...

    6 Policies Trump Should Pursue to Block Putin in Ukraine
    Mar15

    6 Policies Trump Should Pursue to Block Putin in Ukraine

    The United States cannot afford to lose sight of the Kremlin’s ongoing campaign against Kiev. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Crimean Journalist Risks Jail By Refusing To Follow Kremlin Line
    Mar15

    Crimean Journalist Risks Jail By Refusing To Follow Kremlin Line

    Ukrainian-born journalist and RFE/RL contributor Mykola Semena explains why he kept working in Crimea after the territory was annexed by Russia in 2014 — and why he has risked his personal freedom in order to defend free speech and freedom of the press there. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Protesters In Kyiv Target Russian Bank And Oligarch Office
    Mar15

    Protesters In Kyiv Target Russian Bank And Oligarch Office

    Nationalist protesters in Kyiv attacked a branch of Russian-owned Alfa-Bank and the offices of Ukrainian billionaire Rinat Akhmetov on March 14. They were calling for a trade ban on areas of eastern Ukraine controlled by Russia-backed separatists. (RFE/RL’S Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine announces economic blockade of rebel-held territory
    Mar15

    Ukraine announces economic blockade of rebel-held territory

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine has announced a full transport blockade of rebel-held areas that is likely to cause serious economic disruption and could… …read more Source:...

    The Morning Vertical, March 15, 2017
    Mar15

    The Morning Vertical, March 15, 2017

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

    Ukraine announces economic blockade of rebel-held territory
    Mar15

    Ukraine announces economic blockade of rebel-held territory

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine’s Security and Defense Council has announced a full transport blockade on rebel-held areas in the east of the country that is likely to cause severe economic disruption. …read more Source: CNS...

    Ukraine Announces Suspension Of Cargo Traffic With Separatist-Held Areas
    Mar15

    Ukraine Announces Suspension Of Cargo Traffic With Separatist-Held Areas

    Ukraine’s Security and Defense Council says Kyiv has suspended all cargo traffic with areas held by Russia-backed separatists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...