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    Amnesty International Decries ‘Systematic Persecution” Of Crimean Tatars Under Russian Rule
    Dec15

    Amnesty International Decries ‘Systematic Persecution” Of Crimean Tatars Under Russian Rule

    Amnesty International has decried what it called Russia’s “systematic persecution” of the Crimean Tatars since “the occupation and illegal annexation of Crimea by the Russian Federation” in 2014. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    European Parliament Vote Brings Georgia, Ukraine Closer To Visa-Free EU Travel
    Dec15

    European Parliament Vote Brings Georgia, Ukraine Closer To Visa-Free EU Travel

    A December 15 vote in the European Parliament has brought the goal of visa-free travel to EU Schengen Zone countries one big step closer to reality for citizens of Ukraine and Georgia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU Leaders To Discuss Ukraine, Syria, Brexit At Summit
    Dec15

    EU Leaders To Discuss Ukraine, Syria, Brexit At Summit

    EU heads of state and government are meeting in Brussels on December 15 for a one-day summit to discuss some of the crises faced by the European Union this year. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Dutch Court Rules Crimean Treasures Must Be Returned To Ukraine
    Dec14

    Dutch Court Rules Crimean Treasures Must Be Returned To Ukraine

    A Dutch court has ruled that a priceless collection of gold artifacts from Crimea that were on loan to a Dutch museum when Russia occupied the peninsula must be returned to Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin Warns Merkel Disruptions Possible In Gas Transiting Through Ukraine
    Dec14

    Putin Warns Merkel Disruptions Possible In Gas Transiting Through Ukraine

    President Vladimir Putin has warned German Chancellor Angela Merkel of a threat to the gas supplies Russia sends to Europe via Ukraine, the Kremlin said on December 13. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine’s Defense Ministry Says Website Targeted By Cyberattacks
    Dec13

    Ukraine’s Defense Ministry Says Website Targeted By Cyberattacks

    Ukraine’s Defense Ministry says its website was temporarily knocked out of service by cyberattacks that appeared to be aimed at preventing the release of news about Kyiv’s conflict in eastern regions with Russia-backed separatists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Savchenko Defends Meeting With Russia-Backed Separatist Leaders
    Dec13

    Savchenko Defends Meeting With Russia-Backed Separatist Leaders

    Speaking to RFE/RL on December 13, Ukrainian lawmaker Nadia Savchenko, who was jailed in Russia in 2014 and became a national symbol of resilience before her release in May, rejected critics’ claims that her talks with the separatist leaders Aleksandr Zakharchenko and Igor Plotnitsky was a step towards legalizing “terrorists.”...

    10 Belarusians Suspected Of Fighting In Ukraine, Minister Says
    Dec13

    10 Belarusians Suspected Of Fighting In Ukraine, Minister Says

    Belarusian authorities have launched investigations of about 10 Belarusian citizens suspected of fighting in eastern Ukraine, the country’s foreign minister says. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Savchenko Rejects Criticism For Meeting With Russia-Backed Separatist Leaders
    Dec13

    Savchenko Rejects Criticism For Meeting With Russia-Backed Separatist Leaders

    Ukrainian lawmaker Nadia Savchenko says she will continue her efforts to free Ukrainians held captive by Russia-backed separatists despite any fallout from her recent meeting with separatist leaders in Minsk, Belarus. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Morning Vertical, December 13, 2016
    Dec13

    The Morning Vertical, December 13, 2016

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

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