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    U.S. House Backs Increase In Defense Spending For European Deployments
    May19

    U.S. House Backs Increase In Defense Spending For European Deployments

    The U.S. House of Representatives has passed a new $602 billion defense policy bill that backs increased spending for bolstered military deployments in Europe. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainians Remember Victims Of Tatar Deportation From Crimea
    May19

    Ukrainians Remember Victims Of Tatar Deportation From Crimea

    Ukrainians gathered in Kyiv on the evening of May 18 to commemorate the mass deportation of Tatars from Crimea in 1944. Some 200,000 people from the minority group were sent to Central Asia on the orders of Soviet dictator Josef Stalin. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Renames Third-Largest City
    May19

    Ukraine Renames Third-Largest City

    The Ukrainian parliament has voted to change the name of the country’s third-largest city from Dnipropetrovsk to Dnipro. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU’s Mogherini Sees Russia Sanctions Being Extended
    May19

    EU’s Mogherini Sees Russia Sanctions Being Extended

    European Union foreign-policy chief Federica Mogherini says she expects sanctions against Russia over its actions in Ukraine to be renewed in July. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Morning Vertical, May 19, 2016
    May19

    The Morning Vertical, May 19, 2016

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

    Chechnya Convicts Two Ukrainians Of Fighting With Separatists
    May19

    Chechnya Convicts Two Ukrainians Of Fighting With Separatists

    The Supreme Court of Russia’s North Caucasus region of Chechnya has found two Ukrainian citizens guilty of fighting alongside Chechen separatists in the 1990s. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: History As Heresy
    May19

    The Daily Vertical: History As Heresy

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

    Report Shows People Across The Globe Willing To Help Refugees
    May19

    Report Shows People Across The Globe Willing To Help Refugees

    Despite what their governments might say, citizens around the world are overwhelmingly open to the idea of helping refugees. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    IMF Mission Says Kyiv Making Progress On Economy, Despite Difficulties
    May18

    IMF Mission Says Kyiv Making Progress On Economy, Despite Difficulties

    A mission from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said at the conclusion of an eight-day visit to Kyiv that Ukraine has made considerable progress in restoring macroeconomic stability during the past year, despite difficult circumstances faced by the war-torn country. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Students, Artists Mark Anniversary Of Crimean Tatar Deportation
    May18

    Students, Artists Mark Anniversary Of Crimean Tatar Deportation

    Students at Kyiv’s National University marked the anniversary of the 1944 mass deportation of Crimean Tatars by Soviet dictator Josef Stalin. While in the western Ukrainian city of Lviv, artists commemorated the anniversary. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

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