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    25 Years Ago: Failed August Coup Changed U.S. Diplomatic Approach Toward Soviet Union
    Aug18

    25 Years Ago: Failed August Coup Changed U.S. Diplomatic Approach Toward Soviet Union

    A failed coup in August 1991 by hard-liners in the Soviet government is widely seen as contributing to the dissolution of the Soviet Union by the end of 1991. To mark the 25th anniversary of the so-called August coup, RFE/RL spoke with former U.S. Undersecretary of State for Political Affairs Nicholas Burns about Washington’s perspective...

    Prominent Russian Lawyer Barred From Leaving Russia
    Aug18

    Prominent Russian Lawyer Barred From Leaving Russia

    Prominent Russian human rights lawyer Mark Feygin has been barred from leaving Russia in a move he says is aimed at preventing him from defending Crimean Tatars at an Organization for Security and Cooperation event in Warsaw. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainians Rally In Support Of Anticorruption Bureau
    Aug18

    Ukrainians Rally In Support Of Anticorruption Bureau

    Protesters demonstrated in front of Ukraine’s National Anticorruption Bureau on August 17 amid a growing conflict between that body and the Prosecutor’s Office, which raided the bureau last week. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine President Warns Of Conflict Escalation, Possible ‘Martial Law’
    Aug18

    Ukraine President Warns Of Conflict Escalation, Possible ‘Martial Law’

    Ukraine’s president has said the likelihood of an escalation of the conflict with Russia and Russia-back separatists in eastern Ukraine “remains significant” and said he cannot rule out “a full-scale Russian invasion.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Objects To CIS Plan To Monitor Russia Election In Crimea
    Aug18

    Ukraine Objects To CIS Plan To Monitor Russia Election In Crimea

    Ukraine has protested to the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) over the organization’s plans to send monitors to the Russian State Duma elections in the region of Crimea, which Russia annexed from Ukraine in 2014. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Morning Vertical, August 18, 2016
    Aug18

    The Morning Vertical, August 18, 2016

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

    The Daily Vertical: Putin Ups The Ante
    Aug18

    The Daily Vertical: Putin Ups The Ante

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

    U.S. Envoy In Kyiv Confident Ukraine Will Overcome Difficulties
    Aug17

    U.S. Envoy In Kyiv Confident Ukraine Will Overcome Difficulties

    The U.S. envoy in Kyiv says Ukrainians will overcome their current difficulties of armed conflict in eastern Ukraine, corruption, and financial problems because they have survived so many major crises in recent years. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Outgoing U.S. Envoy: Ukraine ‘Can Survive Anything’ But Needs To Tackle Corruption
    Aug17

    Outgoing U.S. Envoy: Ukraine ‘Can Survive Anything’ But Needs To Tackle Corruption

    U.S. Ambassador Geoffrey Pyatt said that after making it through the tumultuous and violent year of 2014, “Ukraine can survive anything.” In an interview with RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service TV program, Our Freedom, Pyatt reflected on his three years of duty in Kyiv. He said that he regretted more had not been done to eliminate...

    Report Ties Trump Manager To U.S. Lobbying Funded By Yanukovych Government
    Aug17

    Report Ties Trump Manager To U.S. Lobbying Funded By Yanukovych Government

    The Associated Press reports that political consultant Paul Manafort, the chairman of Republican candidate Donald Trump’s U.S. presidential campaign, may have helped former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych’s government funnel millions of dollars to U.S. lobbyists in a way that obscured the source of the funding. …read more...

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