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    Ukraine’s leader urges more sanctions against Russia
    Feb21

    Ukraine’s leader urges more sanctions against Russia

    Ukraine’s president has called for new sanctions against Russia over its decision to recognize passports issued by separatist authorities in eastern Ukraine. The Kremlin says its decision is a “humanitarian” … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Deeper and darker: Trump’s unknown financial connections to Russia may hold the key to the widening scandal
    Feb21

    Deeper and darker: Trump’s unknown financial connections to Russia may hold the key to the widening scandal

    (Credit: Getty/Drew Angerer/Klubovy) There’s a joke going around about President Trump’s former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, to the effect that he has the dubious distinction of having been fired by both a Democratic and a Republican administration. But that’s not really very funny when you consider that he was...

    Trump appoints General McMaster as national security adviser
    Feb21

    Trump appoints General McMaster as national security adviser

    President Trump has appointed Lt. Gen. H. R. McMaster to be his next national security adviser, after Michael Flynn was forced to resign just three weeks into the job. His second choice, Robert Harward, refused the position for numerous reasons, including the chaotic nature of the White House administration. For his third and final pick, Trump...

    Trump’s new national security adviser H.R. McMaster called a soldier-scholar
    Feb21

    Trump’s new national security adviser H.R. McMaster called a soldier-scholar

    Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster listens as President Donald Trump makes the announcement at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Fla., Monday, Feb. 20, 2017. McMaster will be the new national security adviser. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh) (Credit: AP) WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has chosen as his national security adviser a...

    The Daily Vertical: Russia’s Sovereignty Over All
    Feb21

    The Daily Vertical: Russia’s Sovereignty Over All

    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, February 21, 2017
    Feb21

    The Morning Vertical, February 21, 2017

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

    EU To Renew Asset Freeze Against Ukraine’s Ex-President
    Feb21

    EU To Renew Asset Freeze Against Ukraine’s Ex-President

    EU ambassadors are expected to agree to extend asset freezes imposed against former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych and 15 of his associates for another year according to EU sources. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    A Train Car Named Disaster
    Feb21

    A Train Car Named Disaster

    Ukrainian soldiers have sparked outrage by posting video of the appalling conditions they face on military trains, sometimes traveling for days without adequate heating, sanitation, or beds. (Levko Stek, Maryan Kushnir, Roman Rebriy, RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump lawyer confirms meeting Ukrainian, denies carrying peace plan
    Feb21

    Trump lawyer confirms meeting Ukrainian, denies carrying peace plan

    President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer has acknowledged to NBC News that he met privately in New York last month with a controversial Russian-born Trump associate. …read more Source:...

    Kremlin denies knowledge of Ukraine plan pushed by Trump associates
    Feb21

    Kremlin denies knowledge of Ukraine plan pushed by Trump associates

    The Kremlin denied on Monday any knowledge of a peace plan for Ukraine put forward by a Ukrainian lawmaker and two associates of President Donald Trump. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...