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    Brussels Notebook: Elections Aren’t Only Things Keeping NATO, EU Folks Up At Night
    Jan04

    Brussels Notebook: Elections Aren’t Only Things Keeping NATO, EU Folks Up At Night

    There are a number of events on the 2017 schedule — seemingly symbolic or plainly decisive — that are keeping diplomats, military minds, and Eurocrats awake at night and could alter Europe’s course for years to come. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    French Far-Right Presidential Contender Says Crimean Annexation Legitimate
    Jan04

    French Far-Right Presidential Contender Says Crimean Annexation Legitimate

    France’s far-right leader and presidential candidate Marine Le Pen said on January 3 that Russia’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea in 2014 was “not illegal.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Hope For Ukraine’s Abused Bears
    Jan03

    Hope For Ukraine’s Abused Bears

    Ukrainian animal rights activists and some lawmakers are fighting to restrict the use of animals in travelling circuses. They say animals like bears, tigers and elephants often face cruelty when forced to perform under the big top. Bears rescued from circuses and private owners can now recover from abuse at a sanctuary in Ukraine. (RFE/RL’s...

    Ukrainian Poet’s Remains In Limbo After Being Exhumed
    Jan03

    Ukrainian Poet’s Remains In Limbo After Being Exhumed

    The remains of Ukrainian poet Oleksandr Oles and his wife have been exhumed and replaced by the body of the man who had been paying for the family grave in Prague. (RFE/RL’s Current Time TV) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    U.S. Senators Conclude Georgia Visit Pledging Tougher Russia Sanctions
    Jan02

    U.S. Senators Conclude Georgia Visit Pledging Tougher Russia Sanctions

    Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili and a delegation of U.S. senators have discussed the Caucasus country’s aspirations for joining Western institutions and the Georgian-U.S. strategic relationship in Tbilisi. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainians Hold Torchlight March To Honor Nationalist Leader
    Jan02

    Ukrainians Hold Torchlight March To Honor Nationalist Leader

    Ukrainians staged a torchlight march through the streets of Kyiv to mark the 108th anniversary of the birth of the late nationalist leader, Stepan Bandera. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    U.S. Senators To Push For Stronger Sanctions Against Russia
    Jan01

    U.S. Senators To Push For Stronger Sanctions Against Russia

    A trio of U.S. senators has said on a visit to Georgia that they will work to get Congress to pass tougher sanctions against Russia and President Vladimir Putin. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Interview: Three Senior U.S. Senators Take Hard Line On Russia
    Dec31

    Interview: Three Senior U.S. Senators Take Hard Line On Russia

    Three senior United States senators have taken a strict line on Russia’s actions in Ukraine, and the Kremlin’s alleged interference in the recent U.S. presidential election. In an interview with RFE/RL’s Ukrainian service during a visit to Kyiv, Senators Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina), John McCain (R-Arizona) and Amy...

    McCain Joins Colleagues In Calling For Tougher Russia Sanctions
    Dec30

    McCain Joins Colleagues In Calling For Tougher Russia Sanctions

    U.S. Senator John McCain (R-Arizona) has called for significantly tougher sanctions on Russia, beyond those imposed by President Barack Obama this week. During a visit to Kyiv on December 30, McCain joined Senate colleagues Amy Klobuchar (D-Minnesota) and Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) in saying they expected Congress to act in the new year....

    McCain Joins Colleagues In Calling For Tougher Russia Sanctions
    Dec30

    McCain Joins Colleagues In Calling For Tougher Russia Sanctions

    U.S. Senator John McCain (R-Arizona) has called for significantly tougher sanctions on Russia, beyond those imposed by President Barack Obama this week. During a visit to Kyiv on December 30, McCain joined Senate colleagues Amy Klobuchar (D-Minnesota) and Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) in saying they expected Congress to act in the new year....

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