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    New USUF initiative supports small business in Ukraine
    Sep02

    New USUF initiative supports small business in Ukraine

    WASHINGTON – The U.S.-Ukraine Foundation (USUF) has signed a memorandum of cooperation with the Business Community Club (BCC), a Ukrainian national small-business association headquartered in Lviv. The project aims to support small business development in Ukraine by deepening communication and cooperation between U.S. small businesses (including...

    An Amusement Park in Kathmandu and Outdated Anthems Abroad: The Week in Global-Affairs Writing
    Sep02

    An Amusement Park in Kathmandu and Outdated Anthems Abroad: The Week in Global-Affairs Writing

    Once a Bucknell Professor, Now the Commander of an Ethiopian Rebel Army Joshua Hammer | The New York Times Magazine “On a hot July afternoon in 2015, Nega packed a suitcase, bade his wife farewell and was driven by comrades to John F. Kennedy International Airport. He carried a laissez-passer from the Eritrean government, allowing him a one-time...

    U.S. sanctions won’t affect Crimea bridge construction, Russia says
    Sep02

    U.S. sanctions won’t affect Crimea bridge construction, Russia says

    Amy R. ConnollyMOSCOW, Sept. 2 (UPI) — New U.S. sanctions imposed on Russia will not affect progress on the Kerch Strait bridge, which will connect Crimea to southern Russia, authorities said. …read more Source: United Press...

    Russia called to talk gas with Ukraine, EU
    Sep02

    Russia called to talk gas with Ukraine, EU

    Daniel J. GraeberKIEV, Ukraine, Sept. 2 (UPI) — Russia is called to the table to discuss natural gas issues with Ukrainian and European leaders, a member of the European Commission said Friday. …read more Source: United Press...

    Ukrainian Separatists Get ‘Mission’ In Czech City
    Sep02

    Ukrainian Separatists Get ‘Mission’ In Czech City

    Russia-backed separatists from eastern Ukraine have announced the opening of a ”representative center” in the Czech Republic. A Czech citizen held a news conference in the city of Ostrava, claiming to be the “honorary consul” of a self-proclaimed republic in Donetsk — which the Czech government does not recognize....

    The Morning Vertical, September 2, 2016
    Sep02

    The Morning Vertical, September 2, 2016

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

    The Daily Vertical: Debunking The Big Lie
    Sep02

    The Daily Vertical: Debunking The Big Lie

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: Debunking The Big Lie (Transcript)
    Sep02

    The Daily Vertical: Debunking The Big Lie (Transcript)

    So we continue to learn things we have long suspected. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Canadians Should Steer Clear of Foreign Political Campaigns, Says Professor
    Sep02

    Canadians Should Steer Clear of Foreign Political Campaigns, Says Professor

    The resignation of Donald Trump’s campaign chair Paul Manafort amid controversy over his work in Ukraine should be a warning for Canadian political operatives plying their trade in other countries, says a Canadian political science professor. CONTESTS, EVENTS & MORE FROM TYEE AND SELECT PARTNERS Tyee Presents: The Future of Public...

    Putin Says He Doesn’t Know Who Hacked The DNC’s Emails
    Sep02

    Putin Says He Doesn’t Know Who Hacked The DNC’s Emails

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin said he did not know who was behind the hacking of U.S. Democratic Party organizations but it was important the information had been made public, Bloomberg news agency reported on Friday.In an interview two days before a G20 meeting in China with U.S. President Barack Obama and other world...