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    Montenegrin lawmakers set to approve new pro-NATO government
    Nov28

    Montenegrin lawmakers set to approve new pro-NATO government

    PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Montenegrin lawmakers were set Monday to swear in a pro-NATO government amid political tensions following an alleged foiled election-day coup orchestrated by Russian nationalists to derail the Balkan country’s bid to join the alliance. Prime Minister-designate Dusko Markovic pledged that his Cabinet would wrap...

    Ukraine’s ousted president testifies in court
    Nov28

    Ukraine’s ousted president testifies in court

    Ukraine’s ousted president has testified in the trial of five former special forces policemen charged with fatally shooting scores of demonstrators, and denied giving orders for them to shoot at the protesters. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine’s Ousted President Testifies in Court
    Nov28

    Ukraine’s Ousted President Testifies in Court

    Ukraine’s ousted president has testified in the trial of five former special forces policemen charged with fatally shooting scores of demonstrators, and denied giving orders for them to shoot at the protesters …read more Source: ABC...

    Germany Has Only Modest Hopes for Ukraine Talks Tuesday
    Nov28

    Germany Has Only Modest Hopes for Ukraine Talks Tuesday

    There is little chance of major progress on ending fighting in eastern Ukraine, Germany’s Foreign Ministry said on Monday, ahead of international talks. German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier is due to meet his counterparts from France, Ukraine and Russia in Minsk on Tuesday to review progress on implementing last year’s...

    Ukraine’s ousted president testifies in court
    Nov28

    Ukraine’s ousted president testifies in court

    Ukraine’s ousted president has testified in the trial of five former special forces policemen charged with fatally shooting scores of demonstrators, and denied giving orders for them to shoot at … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Ukraine’s ousted president testifies in court
    Nov28

    Ukraine’s ousted president testifies in court

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine’s ousted president has testified in the trial of five former special forces policemen charged with fatally shooting scores… …read more Source:...

    The Bard of Eastern Ukraine, Where Things Are Falling Apart
    Nov28

    The Bard of Eastern Ukraine, Where Things Are Falling Apart

    When I spoke with the Ukrainian writer Serhiy Zhadan this past summer, at a café in the ninth district of Vienna, I found him much gentler than I had imagined him to be. As a public persona, Zhadan is sexy and tough and the lead singer of a ska band called Sobaky v Kosmosi, or Dogs in Outer Space. His music is post-proletarian punk, his poetry is...

    Cartoons from the December 5, 2016, Issue
    Nov28

    Cartoons from the December 5, 2016, Issue

    See the rest of the story at newyorker.comRelated:The Bard of Eastern Ukraine, Where Things Are Falling ApartTrump Picks El Chapo to Run D.E.A.Silicon Valley Has an Empathy Vacuum …read more Source: The New...

    Russia Prolongs Pretrial Detention Of Ukrainian Journalist
    Nov28

    Russia Prolongs Pretrial Detention Of Ukrainian Journalist

    A court in Moscow has prolonged the pretrial detention of Ukrainian journalist Roman Sushchenko, who has been held in Russia on suspicion of espionage. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Germany has only modest hopes for Ukraine talks on Tuesday
    Nov28

    Germany has only modest hopes for Ukraine talks on Tuesday

    BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany has only modest expectations for a meeting of foreign ministers in Minsk on Tuesday to discuss plans for… …read more Source:...