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    The Daily Vertical: An Unrecognizable Duma?
    Sep21

    The Daily Vertical: An Unrecognizable Duma?

    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, September 21, 2016
    Sep21

    The Morning Vertical, September 21, 2016

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

    The Daily Vertical: An Unrecognizable Duma? (Transcript)
    Sep21

    The Daily Vertical: An Unrecognizable Duma? (Transcript)

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

    The Dangers of the Putin-Trump Relationship
    Sep21

    The Dangers of the Putin-Trump Relationship

    Rob Glaser is one of the leading left-of-center campaign donors in America. With a fortune gained as an early employee at Microsoft and then as founder of RealNetworks, Glaser has backed causes including the Democracy Alliance and the early political career of Barack Obama. In this current cycle, Glaser is funding a new kind of political effort:...

    Who Are Putin’s New Members of Parliament?
    Sep21

    Who Are Putin’s New Members of Parliament?

    Russia’s parliamentary election seemed like business as usual as President Vladimir Putin’s ruling United Russia party hailed a record victory, despite plummeting approval ratings. While the election failed to give the opposition a foothold beyond the margins of Russian politics, the result means a tide of new pro-Kremlin faces...

    Biden Talks Energy Reform With Ukraine’s Poroshenko
    Sep21

    Biden Talks Energy Reform With Ukraine’s Poroshenko

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden has told Ukraine’s president that reforms to the country’s energy sector are imperative and need to be accelerated. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Why President Obama Has Difficulty Garnering Respect Internationally
    Sep21

    Why President Obama Has Difficulty Garnering Respect Internationally

    As President Obama gives his valedictory speech to the United Nations General Assembly and has recently returned from a farewell tour of East Asia, it sure seems like other countries were dissing him. Rodrigo Duterte, the president of the Philippines–a small, poor country that has a territorial dispute with China in the South China Sea and...

    Ukrainian family with suicidal teen ordered again to leave Canada after failed refugee bid
    Sep21

    Ukrainian family with suicidal teen ordered again to leave Canada after failed refugee bid

    Less than two weeks after a last-minute ministerial intervention spared a suicidal boy and his family from deportation to Ukraine, Canada Border Services Agency is again moving quickly to remove them. On Tuesday, CBSA officer Michael Gurr ordered Maryna Zadorozhna, 34, to report with her sons Vladyslav, 15, and Andriy, 7, to Toronto’s...

    Biden meets Ukraine’s Poroshenko, urges faster reforms in energy, justice
    Sep21

    Biden meets Ukraine’s Poroshenko, urges faster reforms in energy, justice

    NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. Vice President Joe Biden met with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Tuesday and said it was imperative for… …read more Source:...

    My Disappointment in Obama’s Foreign Policy
    Sep21

    My Disappointment in Obama’s Foreign Policy

    This week, President Obama has been talking up his foreign policy accolades in New York and sending his surrogates to applaud all of his many successes, from opening up Cuba to inking the Iran nuclear deal. The trouble is the gaping wound that goes untreated in the cradle of our civilization: Syria. Overlooking this, or at least failing to even...