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    World Bank Warns Emerging Economies Of Rough Road Ahead
    Jun11

    World Bank Warns Emerging Economies Of Rough Road Ahead

    The World Bank June 10 warned emerging economies from central Asia to Africa that financial storms could make the economic path forward more difficult in coming months. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Hints At Calling Debt Moratorium This Summer
    Jun11

    Ukraine Hints At Calling Debt Moratorium This Summer

    A top Ukrainian official warned June 10 that she may invoke a moratorium on the country’s debt payments before reaching an agreement with creditors to restructure debts. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian News Site Meduza Targeted In Call For ‘Extremism’ Probe
    Jun10

    Russian News Site Meduza Targeted In Call For ‘Extremism’ Probe

    A Russian lawmaker says he has asked the authorities to investigate whether the Russian-language online news outlet Meduza violated extremism laws by publishing an interview with a radical Muslim cleric based in Berlin. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Pro-Kremlin NTV Drops Journalist After On-Air Criticism Of Putin
    Jun10

    Pro-Kremlin NTV Drops Journalist After On-Air Criticism Of Putin

    A correspondent with Kremlin-allied NTV television says he was dropped by the network after he described Russian President Vladimir Putin as “cynical” and deviated from the Russian government’s narrative of the Ukraine conflict in an interview with a German state broadcaster. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Sentences Dzhemilev’s Son To Five Years In Prison
    Jun10

    Russia Sentences Dzhemilev’s Son To Five Years In Prison

    A Russian court has sentenced the son of a leading Crimean Tatar figure to five years in prison for the equivalent of manslaughter, a ruling his lawyer says is illegal. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine’s Dnipropetrovsk Digs In To Complex Decommunization Process
    Jun10

    Ukraine’s Dnipropetrovsk Digs In To Complex Decommunization Process

    The Ukrainian government is pushing ahead with the rapid implementation of new laws banning public-place names honoring Soviet figures. A committee in the industrial city of Dnipropetrovsk has begun the complicated process of rooting out its communist legacy. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Moscow Court Extends Savchenko’s Pretrial Detention
    Jun10

    Moscow Court Extends Savchenko’s Pretrial Detention

    A Russian court has extended the pretrial detention of Ukrainian pilot and parliament member Nadia Savchenko until September 10. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Clashes Spotlight Deep Rifts Over Gay Rights
    Jun10

    Ukraine Clashes Spotlight Deep Rifts Over Gay Rights

    ​Petro Poroshenko has voiced support for gays, a first for a Ukrainian president. But an attack against gay activists shows that he faces staunch resistance, even among supporters of his pro-European government. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: When Vladimir Met Francis
    Jun10

    The Daily Vertical: When Vladimir Met Francis

    The Daily Vertical is a video primer for Russia-watchers that appears Monday through Friday. Viewers can suggest topics via Twitter @PowerVertical or on the Power Vertical Facebook page. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Firefighters Continue To Battle Deadly Blaze
    Jun10

    Ukraine Firefighters Continue To Battle Deadly Blaze

    Emergency crews are continuing to battle a fire southwest of the Ukrainian capital, Kyiv, but officials say there is no threat of the blaze spreading. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

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