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    Kremlin: New U.S. Sanctions ‘Not Consistent’ With Talks Over Cooperation
    Sep07

    Kremlin: New U.S. Sanctions ‘Not Consistent’ With Talks Over Cooperation

    The Kremlin says expanded U.S. sanctions against Russia are not consistent with talks over possible cooperation between Russia and the United States. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ash Carter: ‘Clear ambition’ by Russia to erode world order
    Sep07

    Ash Carter: ‘Clear ambition’ by Russia to erode world order

    OXFORD, England (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter is strongly criticizing Russia for what he says is Moscow’s “clear ambition to erode the principled international order” through coercion and aggression. Carter used a speech Wednesday to students at Oxford University to blast what he calls Russia’s...

    EU Extends Travel Bans, Asset Freezes On Russia
    Sep07

    EU Extends Travel Bans, Asset Freezes On Russia

    The European Union extended on Wednesday part of its sanctions against Russia over Moscow’s annexation of Crimea and its role in the crisis in Ukraine, diplomats said. The EU’s travel bans and asset freezes, which were due to expire on Sept. 15, were extended for six months and cover some 150 people and 37 entities involved in the...

    EU Ambassadors Prolong Russia Sanctions Over Ukraine
    Sep07

    EU Ambassadors Prolong Russia Sanctions Over Ukraine

    European Union ambassadors have prolonged asset freezes and visa bans on 146 individuals and 37 entities that, according to the bloc, have threatened Ukraine’s territorial integrity. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Clashes In Kyiv Over Alleged Illegal Construction
    Sep07

    Clashes In Kyiv Over Alleged Illegal Construction

    Tear gas, stun grenades and flares filed the air of the Ukrainian capital, Kyiv, after residents accused a developer of illegally taking land to build an apartment complex. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: No Yalta In Hangzhou
    Sep07

    The Daily Vertical: No Yalta In Hangzhou

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

    The Morning Vertical, September 7, 2016
    Sep07

    The Morning Vertical, September 7, 2016

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

    The Daily Vertical: No Yalta In Hangzhou (Transcript)
    Sep07

    The Daily Vertical: No Yalta In Hangzhou (Transcript)

    Vladimir Putin was hoping to turn Hangzhou into Yalta. He was hoping to turn the G20 into Munich. And he failed. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The most powerful woman in GOP politics
    Sep07

    The most powerful woman in GOP politics

    A New York hedge fund heiress who co-owns a boutique cookie bakery has emerged as one of the most influential figures behind Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, and arguably the conservative movement as a whole.Leaning on the fortune amassed by her father, Rebekah Mercer has steered her family’s rapid rise over the course of just a...

    Prominent Crimean Tatar Activist Released From Psychiatric Clinic
    Sep07

    Prominent Crimean Tatar Activist Released From Psychiatric Clinic

    A noted Crimean Tatar activist has been released from a psychiatric hospital in Russia-occupied Crimea. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...