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    Murder, Love, And A Black Widow: The Mysterious Case Of Pavel Sheremet
    Aug02

    Murder, Love, And A Black Widow: The Mysterious Case Of Pavel Sheremet

    July 22, 2016 — the day that journalist Pavel Sheremet came home. Thousands lined up to see him in his hometown of Minsk, Belarus — for the last time. Two days earlier, Sheremet was killed in a car bombing in Kiev. The New York Times reported: Another Russian journalist falls. On the surface, his story is not uncommon. Let’s...

    FBI: Man Bought Explosives, ‘Arsenal’ From Undercover Agent, Talked of Attack
    Aug02

    FBI: Man Bought Explosives, ‘Arsenal’ From Undercover Agent, Talked of Attack

    DETROIT (AP) — A Detroit man has been arrested after buying explosives from an undercover agent, amassing weapons and talking about carrying out an attack, federal authorities said. A criminal complaint charges Sebastian Gregerson, 29, with unregistered possession of a destructive device and unlicensed receipt of explosive materials. He made an...

    RFE/RL’s Crimea Website Partially Unavailable On Peninsula
    Aug02

    RFE/RL’s Crimea Website Partially Unavailable On Peninsula

    RFE/RL’s Crimean news website, Krym.Realii (Crimea Realities), has been partially unavailable in the Moscow-annexed Crimean Peninsula since August 1. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Fact check: Here’s what Trump got wrong on Ukraine
    Aug02

    Fact check: Here’s what Trump got wrong on Ukraine

    Manu Brabo/AP WASHINGTON — Donald Trump is trying to claw back a string of inaccurate comments about Ukraine, but he’s yet to get it right. On the weekend, Trump asserted in an ABC interview that Russia would not enter Ukraine, not seeming to know Russian troops were already there. He suggested the 2014 annexation of Crimea didn’t...

    Russia continues to shadow Trump
    Aug02

    Russia continues to shadow Trump

    WASHINGTON — Donald Trump’s Russia problem isn’t going away. In the past week, the Republican presidential nominee has been pilloried for his comments expressing openness to Russia’s annexation of Crimea, has called on the Russian government to share emails it possibly hacked from Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and drawn...

    The Morning Vertical, August 2, 2016
    Aug02

    The Morning Vertical, August 2, 2016

    System.Byte[] …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Myth of Gerald Ford’s Fatal ‘Soviet Domination’ Gaffe
    Aug02

    The Myth of Gerald Ford’s Fatal ‘Soviet Domination’ Gaffe

    Over the weekend, Donald Trump offered some unusual remarks about Ukraine during an interview with George Stephanopoulos. Speaking about Russian President Vladimir Putin, the Republican presidential nominee said, “He’s not going to go into Ukraine, all right? You can mark it down and you can put it down, you can take it anywhere you...

    Training Ukraine: Turning a Soviet Army Into a Modern Force
    Aug02

    Training Ukraine: Turning a Soviet Army Into a Modern Force

    Here’s what 500 American and Canadian troops are doing in Ukraine amid war with Russia. …read more Source: U.S....

    Ukraine’s Savchenko Goes On Hunger Strike For POWs
    Aug02

    Ukraine’s Savchenko Goes On Hunger Strike For POWs

    System.Byte[] …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump Warns Taking Crimea From Russia Would Trigger World War III
    Aug02

    Trump Warns Taking Crimea From Russia Would Trigger World War III

    U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump has warned restoring Ukrainian control over Crimea from Russia would cause World War III, U.S. broadcaster CBS reports. Trump’s knowledge of international affairs has been called into question on numerous occasions, however, following an interview with ABC over the weekend, his understanding...