: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: US & Canada

    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...

    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...

    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...

    Inside Vladimir Putin’s Pilgrimage to the Holy Mountain
    Sep07

    Inside Vladimir Putin’s Pilgrimage to the Holy Mountain

    An entire section of the visitors’ guide to the Holy Mountain of Athos is devoted to the subject of photography, and to summarize the gist of it – there are no pictures allowed. We learned about this a bit late in our trip. Yuri Kozyrev, TIME’s contract photographer, had already flown from Moscow to meet the rest of our trio in...

    Who can Americans trust with national security? Tim Kaine makes his case for Clinton
    Sep07

    Who can Americans trust with national security? Tim Kaine makes his case for Clinton

    GWEN IFILL: For more on the race for the White House, we turn now to Hillary Clinton’s running mate, Virginia Senator Tim Kaine. Before becoming senator in 2013, Kaine served as governor and lieutenant governor of Virginia and mayor of Richmond. Judy sat down with Mike Pence during the Republican National Convention. I spoke with Tim Kaine...