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    EU Commission To Push Ahead With Ukraine Visa Liberalization
    Apr12

    EU Commission To Push Ahead With Ukraine Visa Liberalization

    EU Enlargement Commissioner Johannes Hahn says the European Commission plans to go ahead with its proposal for visa liberalization for Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Last Days Of A Ukrainian Soldier
    Apr12

    The Last Days Of A Ukrainian Soldier

    Dmytro Hodzenko was killed one day before he was due to be discharged from service in the Ukrainian army. He was on the front line to the very end. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service and 24 Channel) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Avdiyivka: Eastern Ukraine’s Latest Flashpoint
    Apr12

    Avdiyivka: Eastern Ukraine’s Latest Flashpoint

    The shaky cease-fire between Russia-backed separatists and Ukrainian government troops appears to have fallen apart around the small industrial town of Avdiyivka. In recent weeks, battles have erupted around the strategically important crossroads in eastern Ukraine’s Donetsk region. European observers have reported the “highest level of...

    Talks On Forming New Ukraine Government Continue
    Apr12

    Talks On Forming New Ukraine Government Continue

    Lawmakers in Ukraine are continuing efforts to agree a new coalition to end a political deadlock that has stalled billions of dollars in foreign loans. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Morning Vertical, April 12, 2016
    Apr12

    The Morning Vertical, April 12, 2016

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

    The Daily Vertical: Putin’s Crisis Menu
    Apr12

    The Daily Vertical: Putin’s Crisis Menu

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

    Freedom House: Economic Troubles Threaten Stability In Ex-Soviet ‘Dictatorships’
    Apr12

    Freedom House: Economic Troubles Threaten Stability In Ex-Soviet ‘Dictatorships’

    In a new report, Freedom House warns that economic woes are threatening the stability of “entrenched dictatorships” in the former Soviet Union, the migration crisis is fueling populism in Eastern Europe, and reforms in the Balkans are in retreat. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Talks On New Ukrainian Government End For Night Without Deal
    Apr11

    Talks On New Ukrainian Government End For Night Without Deal

    The two main parties at the talks in Kyiv were unable on April 11 to come to an agreement with the candidate nominated to be the next prime minister — current parliament speaker Volodymyr Hroysman. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    A Tense Night In Eastern Ukraine’s Trenches
    Apr11

    A Tense Night In Eastern Ukraine’s Trenches

    Fighting was reported on April 11 around the eastern Ukrainian city of Avdiyivka. Russia-backed separatists pounded Ukrainian government positions with artillery and mortar shells. Cease-fire violations have been on the rise. A week earlier, RFE/RL correspondent Levko Stek spent a tense night in the trenches with Ukrainian troops. (RFE/RL’s...

    A Tense Night In Eastern Ukraine’s Trenches
    Apr11

    A Tense Night In Eastern Ukraine’s Trenches

    Fighting was reported on April 11 around the eastern Ukrainian city of Avdiyivka. Russia-backed separatists pounded Ukrainian government positions with artillery and mortar shells. Cease-fire violations have been on the rise. A week earlier, RFE/RL correspondent Levko Stek spent a tense night in the trenches with Ukrainian troops. (RFE/RL’s...

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