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    The Daily Vertical: Two Good Men
    Jul21

    The Daily Vertical: Two Good Men

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

    Report suggests torture widespread in war-torn Ukraine
    Jul21

    Report suggests torture widespread in war-torn Ukraine

    A new report suggests that the detention and torture of civilians has become common in Ukraine, which has been torn by a separatist war in the east. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    The Daily Vertical: Two Good Men (Transcript)
    Jul21

    The Daily Vertical: Two Good Men (Transcript)

    Last year, we lost Boris Nemtsov. Yesterday, we lost Pavel Sheremet. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Report suggests torture widespread in war-torn Ukraine
    Jul21

    Report suggests torture widespread in war-torn Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) — A new report suggests that the detention and torture of civilians has become common in Ukraine, which has been torn by a separatist war in the east. The joint report released on Thursday by Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch says both the Ukrainian government and Russia-backed separatists have committed enforced...

    Report Suggests Torture Widespread in War-Torn Ukraine
    Jul21

    Report Suggests Torture Widespread in War-Torn Ukraine

    A new report suggests the detention and torture of civilians has become common in Ukraine torn by a separatist war in the east …read more Source: ABC...

    Civilians Targeted By Unlawful Detentions, Disappearances, Torture In Eastern Ukraine, Watchdogs Say
    Jul21

    Civilians Targeted By Unlawful Detentions, Disappearances, Torture In Eastern Ukraine, Watchdogs Say

    Civilians have been subjected to extended arbitrary detention, disappearances, and even torture by both sides in the conflict in eastern Ukraine, two leading rights watchdogs warn in a joint report. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Wider Threat That the Police-Station Stand-Off Poses to Armenia’s Regime
    Jul21

    The Wider Threat That the Police-Station Stand-Off Poses to Armenia’s Regime

    YEREVAN, Armenia — Twenty armed men’s seizure of a police station in Armenia’s capital of Yerevan has put President Serzh Sargsyan in a bind. On the one hand, he needs to resolve it as soon as possible to demonstrate to the many Armenians who disagree with the takeover that no one is above the law. On the other hand, he needs to...

    The Man Who Runs the World’s Biggest File-Sharing Site Has Been Arrested in Poland
    Jul21

    The Man Who Runs the World’s Biggest File-Sharing Site Has Been Arrested in Poland

    The U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) is seeking to extradite Ukrainian national Artem Vaulin who was arrested in Poland Wednesday and is believed to be the man behind Kickass Torrents, the most popular site for peer-to-peer file sharing. Vaulin, 30, faces two counts of criminal copyright infringement, as well as conspiracy charges relating to...

    U.S. Charges Ukrainian KAT Site Founder With $1 Billion Piracy Scheme
    Jul21

    U.S. Charges Ukrainian KAT Site Founder With $1 Billion Piracy Scheme

    U.S. authorities charged a Ukrainian who founded the world’s biggest online piracy site with distributing over $1 billion worth of illegally copied films, music, and other content. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    FBI deploys explosives experts to Kiev after car bomb kills Ukrainian journalist
    Jul20

    FBI deploys explosives experts to Kiev after car bomb kills Ukrainian journalist

    The FBI will send investigators to Ukraine’s capital city after journalist Pavel Sheremet was killed Wednesday morning when a car bomb detonated in downtown Kiev. President Petro Poroshenko met with Ukrainian law enforcement officials shortly after the blast ripped through the city center early Wednesday and ordered the creation of …...