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    Poroshenko, Tusk Discuss Phone Calls With Trump
    Nov24

    Poroshenko, Tusk Discuss Phone Calls With Trump

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said U.S. President-elect Donald Trump had raised “Russian aggression” against Ukraine during a phone call in the last few days, while European Council President Donald Tusk said Trump had adopted a more “promising” approach to Ukraine than during the election campaign. (AP) …read...

    The Pain Of Captivity in Eastern Ukraine
    Nov24

    The Pain Of Captivity in Eastern Ukraine

    People held captive by Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine have alleged shocking torture and mistreatment, and Ukraine says that at least 109 people are still being held. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian President To Press EU Leaders On Russia Sanctions
    Nov24

    Ukrainian President To Press EU Leaders On Russia Sanctions

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko was set to meet with top European Union leaders to press them to keep up sanctions against Russia. Poroshenko’s November 24 meeting with Donald Tusk and Jean-Claude Juncker comes amid worries in Kyiv that U.S. President-elect Donald Trump will weaken Western resolve against Russia upon taking office in...

    Russian PM To Meet Red Cross Head For Talks On Syria, Ukraine
    Nov24

    Russian PM To Meet Red Cross Head For Talks On Syria, Ukraine

    The conflicts in Syria and Ukraine were expected to top the agenda for talks in Moscow between Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and the head of the international Red Cross. Medvedev’s press service said the November 24 meeting with Peter Maurer, president of the International Committee of the Red Cross, would focus on...

    EU Parliament Urges Fight Against Russia’s ‘Fake News’
    Nov23

    EU Parliament Urges Fight Against Russia’s ‘Fake News’

    The European Parliament has warned that “hostile propaganda” by Russia against the EU is growing, while urging member states to increase their efforts to counter disinformation. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump Names South Carolina Governor U.S. Ambassador To UN
    Nov23

    Trump Names South Carolina Governor U.S. Ambassador To UN

    U.S. President-elect Donald Trump has named South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley as his intended nominee for the post of U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, tapping a candidate who criticized him during the presidential race and who has little experience in foreign affairs. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: What Happened To The Europe Ukrainians Died For?
    Nov23

    The Daily Vertical: What Happened To The Europe Ukrainians Died For?

    The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Landmine Casualties Increased Sharply In 2015
    Nov22

    Landmine Casualties Increased Sharply In 2015

    The number of casualties from landmines and similar explosives rose sharply last year to the highest level in a decade, a monitoring group said in a report issued on November 22. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Releases Video Of Detained Russia Soldiers As Kyiv, Moscow Trade Accusations
    Nov22

    Ukraine Releases Video Of Detained Russia Soldiers As Kyiv, Moscow Trade Accusations

    Ukrainian authorities have released a video showing what they say was the detention of two military deserters who had defected to Russia, escalating a standoff between Kyiv and Moscow over the fate of the two men. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    1,000 Toy Soldiers Protest At Russian Consulate Over Crimea
    Nov22

    1,000 Toy Soldiers Protest At Russian Consulate Over Crimea

    Protesters in the Ukrainian city of Lviv placed 1,000 toy soldiers outside the Russian consulate to protest Moscow’s control over the Crimean peninsula. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

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