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    Justice for the Victims of Flight MH17
    Oct03

    Justice for the Victims of Flight MH17

    Just over two years ago, in the middle of one of the hottest summers in recent memory, the shooting down of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 changed the direction of the war in Ukraine. The European political class, though horrified by Russia’s bold and unrepentant aggression, was up to that point eager to avoid direct confrontation with the...

    Hasidic Pilgrims Celebrate Jewish New Year in Uman
    Oct03

    Hasidic Pilgrims Celebrate Jewish New Year in Uman

    Tens of thousands of Hasidic pilgrims gathered in the Ukrainian city of Uman to celebrate the Jewish New Year, Rosh Hashanah. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin Orders Suspension of Plutonium Cleanup Program with US
    Oct03

    Putin Orders Suspension of Plutonium Cleanup Program with US

    Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree Monday to suspend an agreement with the United States on disposing of weapons-grade plutonium, citing Washington’s “unfriendly actions”. It also claimed the United States was unable “to ensure the implementation of its obligations to utilize surplus weapons-grade...

    Russian Drugging Incident Raises US Concerns
    Oct03

    Russian Drugging Incident Raises US Concerns

    WASHINGTON — Two U.S. officials traveling with diplomatic passports were drugged while attending a conference in Russia last year, and one of them was hospitalized, in what officials have concluded was part of a wider, escalating pattern of harassment of U.S. diplomats by Russia. The incident at a hotel bar during a UN anti-corruption...

    Georgian President Urges Russia To Stop Meddling In Ex-Soviet Republics’ Affairs
    Oct03

    Georgian President Urges Russia To Stop Meddling In Ex-Soviet Republics’ Affairs

    Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili has said Russia must treat former Soviet republics as full-fledged members of the international community. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian intelligence says it detained Ukrainian spy suspect
    Oct03

    Russian intelligence says it detained Ukrainian spy suspect

    Russian intelligence says it detained Ukrainian spy suspect …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian Journalist In Russian Custody On Espionage Charges
    Oct03

    Ukrainian Journalist In Russian Custody On Espionage Charges

    A Ukrainian journalist is being held in custody in Russia on espionage charges. Federal Security Service (FSB) officials said on October 3 that Roman Sushchenko was detained in Moscow on September 30. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The week that will decide the election
    Oct03

    The week that will decide the election

    If there’s one thing we’ve learned about the 2016 electorate after many dozens of polls, it’s this: The Republicans could have nominated a mile-high mound of flaming medical waste and between 38 and 43 percent of the American electorate would have voted for it over Hillary Rodham Clinton.No one is suggesting Donald Trump is...

    Ukrainian journalist detained for spying: Russian intelligence agency
    Oct03

    Ukrainian journalist detained for spying: Russian intelligence agency

    The Russian intelligence agency FSB says it has detained a Ukrainian journalist who is suspected of spying in Russia. …read more Source: Global...

    Russian intelligence says it detained Ukrainian spy suspect
    Oct03

    Russian intelligence says it detained Ukrainian spy suspect

    The Russian intelligence agency FSB says it has detained a Ukrainian journalist who is suspected of spying in Russia …read more Source: U.S....