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    Russian Bill Seeks To Nullify Crimea’s Soviet-Era Transfer To Ukraine
    Dec22

    Russian Bill Seeks To Nullify Crimea’s Soviet-Era Transfer To Ukraine

    The chairwoman of the Russian Federation Council says the upper house of parliament is drafting legislation that would retroactively proclaim the Soviet Union’s 1954 transfer of Crimea to Ukraine as “legally void and nonbinding” since the moment of its enactment. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine’s Year Of Turmoil Through The Lens Of Levko Stek
    Dec22

    Ukraine’s Year Of Turmoil Through The Lens Of Levko Stek

    It has been the most tumultuous year in Ukraine’s history since World War Two, and Levko Stek of RFE/RL’s Ukrainian service has followed it with his camera every step of the way. From the squares of Kyiv, to the seizing of Crimea, and the war that followed in Donbas, Levko looks back on a year that saw a president ousted,...

    Kazakh President Calls For Compromise Between Russia And Ukraine
    Dec22

    Kazakh President Calls For Compromise Between Russia And Ukraine

    Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbaev, during a visit to Kyiv, has reportedly called on Russia and Ukraine to seek compromise in order to end the conflict in eastern Ukraine and preserve its territorial integrity. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Nazarbaev Ready To ‘Mediate’ In Ukraine
    Dec22

    Nazarbaev Ready To ‘Mediate’ In Ukraine

    Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbaev has stated he is ready to act as an “honest mediator” to help resolve the crisis in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Dismisses New U.S. Sanctions As Useless
    Dec20

    Russia Dismisses New U.S. Sanctions As Useless

    Russia has dismissed new U.S. sanctions as useless and underscored its historic right to the Crimean Peninsula. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Obama Bans U.S. Trade With Crimea
    Dec20

    Obama Bans U.S. Trade With Crimea

    U.S. President Barack Obama has issued an executive order banning U.S. exports of goods, technology or services to Ukraine’s Crimea region. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Belarusian, Kazakh Leaders Headed To Ukraine
    Dec19

    Belarusian, Kazakh Leaders Headed To Ukraine

    The presidents of Belarus and Kazakhstan will visit Kyiv to meet with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko early next week. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Tusk: Russia Biggest EU ‘Challenge’
    Dec19

    Tusk: Russia Biggest EU ‘Challenge’

    European Council President Donald Tusk says the European Union needs a strategy dealing with Russia that last years not months. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Obama Signs Ukraine Aid Bill, Won’t Immediately Impose Russia Sanctions
    Dec18

    Obama Signs Ukraine Aid Bill, Won’t Immediately Impose Russia Sanctions

    U.S. President Barack Obama signed a bill authorizing new sanctions against Russia on December 18 but said that he would not impose them “at this time.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU Adopts Tougher Crimea Sanctions, Russia Irate
    Dec18

    EU Adopts Tougher Crimea Sanctions, Russia Irate

    The European Union on December 18 adopted an investment ban that targets firms and individuals in Crimea, the Black Sea peninsula that Russia annexed from Ukraine in March. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

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