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    Ukrainian Activists Call For Removal Of Yanukovych-Appointed Judges
    Sep09

    Ukrainian Activists Call For Removal Of Yanukovych-Appointed Judges

    Activists in Kyiv called on parliament to dismiss some 700 judges appointed by the ousted pro-Russian President Viktor Yanukovych. Some wore ghost costumes implying that these judges, who are finishing their initial five-year contracts, were now eligible to keep their jobs and salaries until they die. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service)...

    Ukraine Reports Combat Death Despite Truce
    Sep09

    Ukraine Reports Combat Death Despite Truce

    Ukraine has reported its first combat death since a new cease-fire with Russia-backed separatists went into effect on September 1. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kyiv Chosen To Host Eurovision 2017
    Sep09

    Kyiv Chosen To Host Eurovision 2017

    Ukraine has chosen its capital city, Kyiv, to host the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest, putting an end to a contentious and delay-marred process. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    More Protests In Kyiv Over Alleged Illegal Construction
    Sep09

    More Protests In Kyiv Over Alleged Illegal Construction

    Angry residents broke into a construction site in the Ukrainian capital on September 8. They said a Kyiv apartment complex is being built on land illegally taken by the developer. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Morning Vertical, September 9, 2016
    Sep09

    The Morning Vertical, September 9, 2016

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

    Commentary: Any Vote Is A Vote For Putinism
    Sep09

    Commentary: Any Vote Is A Vote For Putinism

    It must be recognized that the Putin regime has nearly completed the transformation from a so-called hybrid regime to full-fledged totalitarianism, says Garry Kasparov. Using elections as a means of political struggle in a totalitarian regime is — by definition — impossible. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    British Court To Hear Russian Case Over Kyiv’s $3 Billion Loan Default
    Sep09

    British Court To Hear Russian Case Over Kyiv’s $3 Billion Loan Default

    Britain’s High Court in January will hear a case Moscow has filed against Ukraine for defaulting on a $3 billion eurobond, a deputy Russian finance minister said on September 8. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    U.S., Ukraine To Deepen Defense Cooperation
    Sep08

    U.S., Ukraine To Deepen Defense Cooperation

    The United States and Ukraine have agreed to deepen defense cooperation, with a retired U.S. Army general being appointed special adviser to Ukraine’s defense minister. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Morning Vertical, September 8, 2016
    Sep08

    The Morning Vertical, September 8, 2016

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

    What Putin Didn’t Get In Hangzhou
    Sep08

    What Putin Didn’t Get In Hangzhou

    One of the most significant things about the G20 summit was something that didn’t happen. Hangzhou didn’t become Yalta. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

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