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    Russian performance artist convicted in pro-Ukraine protest
    May19

    Russian performance artist convicted in pro-Ukraine protest

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian performance artist known for his radical politically charged performances was convicted Thursday of vandalism for a… …read more Source:...

    Russian performance artist convicted in pro-Ukraine protest
    May19

    Russian performance artist convicted in pro-Ukraine protest

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian performance artist known for his radical politically charged performances was convicted Thursday of vandalism for a pro-Ukraine protest and sentenced to 16 months in prison. A court in Moscow found Pyotr Pavlensky guilty, though he won’t have to serve prison time in this case because the statute of limitations had...

    Russian performance artist convicted in pro-Ukraine protest
    May19

    Russian performance artist convicted in pro-Ukraine protest

    A Russian performance artist known for his radical politically charged performances was convicted Thursday of vandalism for a pro-Ukraine protest and sentenced to 16 months in prison. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    EU’s Mogherini Sees Russia Sanctions Being Extended
    May19

    EU’s Mogherini Sees Russia Sanctions Being Extended

    European Union foreign-policy chief Federica Mogherini says she expects sanctions against Russia over its actions in Ukraine to be renewed in July. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Morning Vertical, May 19, 2016
    May19

    The Morning Vertical, May 19, 2016

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

    Chechnya Convicts Two Ukrainians Of Fighting With Separatists
    May19

    Chechnya Convicts Two Ukrainians Of Fighting With Separatists

    The Supreme Court of Russia’s North Caucasus region of Chechnya has found two Ukrainian citizens guilty of fighting alongside Chechen separatists in the 1990s. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian court convicts artist for pro-Ukraine protest
    May19

    Russian court convicts artist for pro-Ukraine protest

    A Russian artist known for his radical politically-charged performances has been convicted of vandalism and sentenced to 16 months in prison …read more Source: U.S....

    The Daily Vertical: History As Heresy
    May19

    The Daily Vertical: History As Heresy

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

    Report Shows People Across The Globe Willing To Help Refugees
    May19

    Report Shows People Across The Globe Willing To Help Refugees

    Despite what their governments might say, citizens around the world are overwhelmingly open to the idea of helping refugees. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Clinton’s Hawk-in-Waiting
    May19

    Clinton’s Hawk-in-Waiting

    The other day, a question popped up on a Facebook thread I was commenting on: “Where is Victoria Nuland?” The short answer, of course, is that she is still holding down her position as assistant secretary of state for European and Eurasian affairs. But a related question begs for a more expansive response: Where will Victoria Nuland be after...