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    Lavrov Claims Obama’s Remarks Prove U.S. Backed Ukraine ‘Coup’
    Feb02

    Lavrov Claims Obama’s Remarks Prove U.S. Backed Ukraine ‘Coup’

    Russia has seized on remarks by U.S. President Barack Obama about an internationally brokered deal to resolve last year’s Ukrainian crisis, claiming they prove that Washington was involved in a “coup” against Ukraine’s Moscow-backed president. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Pro-Kremlin Youth Group Answers Ukraine Student Antipropaganda Appeal
    Feb02

    Pro-Kremlin Youth Group Answers Ukraine Student Antipropaganda Appeal

    Ukrainian university students last week appealed on YouTube for Russian students to question Kremlin propaganda. Now they’ve received a response — a video lecture about their country from a pro-Kremlin youth group in Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Savchenko’s Lawyer Says Jailed Ukrainian Pilot Remains ‘Resolute’
    Feb02

    Savchenko’s Lawyer Says Jailed Ukrainian Pilot Remains ‘Resolute’

    A lawyer for Nadia Savchenko says the captured Ukrainian air force pilot remains “resolute” after 50 days on a hunger strike in a Russian prison. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Explainer: As Ukraine Conflict Intensifies, So Does Debate On Providing Lethal Military Aid
    Feb02

    Explainer: As Ukraine Conflict Intensifies, So Does Debate On Providing Lethal Military Aid

    The perception in the West that the five-month-old Minsk cease-fire agreement has failed to contain the Ukraine crisis and that Moscow has increased its military aid to separatists in eastern Ukraine has intensified the debate in Washington about providing lethal military aid to Kyiv. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Crimean Tatars Oppose Stalin-Churchill-Roosevelt Monument
    Feb02

    Crimean Tatars Oppose Stalin-Churchill-Roosevelt Monument

    Crimean Tatars protested a decision by the annexed region’s Kremlin-backed government to erect a monument to Josef Stalin, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Winston Churchill. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Rebel Leader Vows To Mobilize 100,000 Men
    Feb02

    Ukraine Rebel Leader Vows To Mobilize 100,000 Men

    A pro-Russian separatist leader in eastern Ukraine has announced plans to recruit 100,000 men as fighting with government forces intensifies following the collapse of peace talks. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Debaltseve Residents Seek Shelter Below Ground As Clashes Rage
    Feb02

    Debaltseve Residents Seek Shelter Below Ground As Clashes Rage

    The eastern Ukrainian town of Debaltseve is at the center of the latest clashes between the Ukrainian military and pro-Russian separatists. As shells strike residential areas, some civilians have retreated to their basements for safety. Many have been living without electricity, gas, or water for over a week. Photojournalist Petr Shelomovskiy...

    The Daily Vertical: Putin Goes For Broke
    Feb02

    The Daily Vertical: Putin Goes For Broke

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

    Russian Rocket Puts British Satellite Into Orbit
    Feb02

    Russian Rocket Puts British Satellite Into Orbit

    A Russian Proton-M rocket launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on February 1 carried the British Inmarsat-5F2 communications satellite into space. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainians Remember Victims Of Mariupol Rocket Attack
    Feb02

    Ukrainians Remember Victims Of Mariupol Rocket Attack

    Events were held in Ukraine on February 1 to honor the victims of a rocket attack which killed 30 civilians in the southern port of Mariupol, held by government forces, on January 24. In Kyiv, crosses with the names of the victims were placed outside the Russian embassy. In the evening, in Mariupol itself, candles were lit on the central Theater...

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