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    Ukraine Accuses Separatists Of Using Grad Missile Launchers
    Mar03

    Ukraine Accuses Separatists Of Using Grad Missile Launchers

    Kyiv has accused separatists of using large-caliber weapons despite a cease-fire in eastern Ukraine that required both sides to pull back those arms. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian Journalist Freed in Prisoner Swap
    Mar03

    Ukrainian Journalist Freed in Prisoner Swap

    Freelance journalist Maria Varfolomeyeva has been released by separatists in eastern Ukraine after being detained for more than a year. (RFE/RL’s Current Time TV) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    UN Says Civilians Still Suffer In Ukraine, Despite Lull In Fighting
    Mar03

    UN Says Civilians Still Suffer In Ukraine, Despite Lull In Fighting

    The United Nations said on March 3 that the war between Ukrainian government forces and Russia- backed separatists in eastern Ukraine is continuing to “significantly affect” civilians – despite a reduction of fighting under a cease-fire deal. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kremlin ‘Regrets’ Extended U.S. Sanctions 
    Mar03

    Kremlin ‘Regrets’ Extended U.S. Sanctions 

    The Kremlin has expressed “regret” about U.S. President Barack Obama’s decision to extend sanctions against Russia for another year in response to Russia’s illegal annexation of Crimea and its support for pro-Russia separatists in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: RIP Minsk
    Mar03

    The Daily Vertical: RIP Minsk

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

    The Daily Vertical: RIP Minsk (Transcript)
    Mar03

    The Daily Vertical: RIP Minsk (Transcript)

    When the foreign ministers of Russia, Ukraine, Germany, and France meet in Paris today to discuss the Minsk ceasefire, they may as well be attending a funeral. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Savchenko’s Lawyers Start Final Arguments At Trial In Russian Court
    Mar03

    Savchenko’s Lawyers Start Final Arguments At Trial In Russian Court

    Defense lawyers for Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko began their final arguments on March 3 in a Russian court where Savchenko has been put on trial over the deaths in eastern Ukraine of two Russian journalists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ministers Meet In Paris To Review Progress On Minsk Accords
    Mar03

    Ministers Meet In Paris To Review Progress On Minsk Accords

    The foreign ministers of Russia, Ukraine, France, and Germany are meeting in Paris on March 3 to discuss implementation of the peace plan for Ukraine set up under the Minsk accords in February 2015. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kyiv Could Rename ‘Moscow Avenue’ After Nationalist Bandera
    Mar02

    Kyiv Could Rename ‘Moscow Avenue’ After Nationalist Bandera

    Kyiv is considering stripping a major thoroughfare of the name Moskovsky Prospekt, or Moscow Avenue, and renaming it after late Ukrainian nationalist leader Stepan Bandera — a move that would be certain to anger Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Vox-Pop — Bandera Avenue Or Moscow Avenue?
    Mar02

    Vox-Pop — Bandera Avenue Or Moscow Avenue?

    What do ordinary Ukrainians make of plans to rename Kyiv’s Moscow Avenue after the controversial World War II nationalist leader Stepan Bandera? …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

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