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    The Daily Vertical: Playing Make-Believe
    Oct18

    The Daily Vertical: Playing Make-Believe

    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, October 18, 2017
    Oct18

    The Morning Vertical, October 18, 2017

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

    Protesters Block Street Near Ukrainian Parliament With Tents
    Oct18

    Protesters Block Street Near Ukrainian Parliament With Tents

    Ukrainian protesters in Kyiv who are demanding that President Petro Poroshenko enact anticorruption reforms or step down have blocked a main street near parliament with dozens of tents. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian Officials Say Two Soldiers Killed, Four Wounded In East
    Oct18

    Ukrainian Officials Say Two Soldiers Killed, Four Wounded In East

    Ukraine’s military says that two of its soldiers were killed and four were wounded amid multiple cease-fire violations by Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine on October 17. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    WJC Urges City of Vinnitsa to Pull Monument to Anti-Semitic Leader as ‘Defender of Ukraine’
    Oct18

    WJC Urges City of Vinnitsa to Pull Monument to Anti-Semitic Leader as ‘Defender of Ukraine’

    “Petilura was anything but an honest man. He was a cruel barbarian, indisputably responsible for pogroms in which 35,000-40,000 Jews were murdered.” …read more Source: The Jewish...

    Ukraine’s Combat Veterans Dig in for the War Against Corruption
    Oct18

    Ukraine’s Combat Veterans Dig in for the War Against Corruption

    KYIV, Ukraine—Thousands of protesters massed in front of Ukraine’s parliament building Tuesday, underscoring a simmering level of frustration among Ukrainians—particularly the country’s war veterans—with the slow pace of anti-corruption reforms that has persisted since the 2014 revolution. According to initial estimates,...

    WJC Urges City of Vinnitsa to Pull Monument to Anti-Semitic Leader as ‘Defender of Ukraine’
    Oct18

    WJC Urges City of Vinnitsa to Pull Monument to Anti-Semitic Leader as ‘Defender of Ukraine’

    “Petilura was anything but an honest man. He was a cruel barbarian, indisputably responsible for pogroms in which 35,000-40,000 Jews were murdered.” …read more Source: The Jewish...

    Protesters In Kyiv Demand Electoral Reforms
    Oct17

    Protesters In Kyiv Demand Electoral Reforms

    Thousands of opposition protesters demonstrated in the Ukrainian capital, Kyiv, to demand reforms to the electoral system and new anticorruption measures. Minor scuffles were reported in front of the parliament building during the mainly peaceful protest. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    UN Report: Inequality, Denial of Reproductive Rights Threaten Development
    Oct17

    UN Report: Inequality, Denial of Reproductive Rights Threaten Development

    A U.N. report warns gender inequality and the denial of reproductive rights and family planning threatens development goals, weakens national economies and will undermine efforts to eliminate poverty by 2030. In its annual State of World Population report, the U.N. Population Fund (UNFPA) describes the poorest women in most developing countries...

    Ukraine Says Two Soldiers Killed In East
    Oct17

    Ukraine Says Two Soldiers Killed In East

    Ukraine’s military says that two of its soldiers were killed amid multiple cease-fire violations by Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine on October 16. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...