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    Lithuania Finishes Investigation Into 1991 Crackdown
    Nov13

    Lithuania Finishes Investigation Into 1991 Crackdown

    Lithuania has completed an investigation into the deadly dispersal of pro-independence demonstrators in Vilnius by Soviet troops in 1991, one of the catalysts of the Soviet breakup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Says 4 Soldiers Killed As Fighting Persists
    Nov13

    Ukraine Says 4 Soldiers Killed As Fighting Persists

    Ukraine says four of its soldiers have been killed and 18 wounded in fighting against pro-Russian separatists over the past 24 hours. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    OSCE Defends Ukraine Mission
    Nov13

    OSCE Defends Ukraine Mission

    The spokesman for the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe’s (OSCE) monitoring mission in Ukraine, Michael Botsyurkiv, defended the presence of Russian team members on November 12. He said the Russians made up a small part of the overall team, and that OSCE staff were loyal to the organization rather than their individual...

    UN Warns ‘Full-Scale Fighting’ Possible In Eastern Ukraine
    Nov13

    UN Warns ‘Full-Scale Fighting’ Possible In Eastern Ukraine

    The United Nations Security Council has met in emergency session on Ukraine’s crisis for the 26th time, again without taking action, as UN officials warned of possible “full-scale fighting” in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    How The ‘Rosetta’ Comet Discovery Narrowly Avoided The Soviet Dustbin
    Nov12

    How The ‘Rosetta’ Comet Discovery Narrowly Avoided The Soviet Dustbin

    The speeding comet that a European spacecraft has landed on was discovered by a Soviet astronomer who nearly tossed a key photograph of the celestial body in the waste basket. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Lavrov, Kerry Discuss Ukraine Conflict, Iran Nuclear Talks
    Nov12

    Lavrov, Kerry Discuss Ukraine Conflict, Iran Nuclear Talks

    Russia says its foreign minister, Sergei Lavrov, has discussed the Ukraine crisis and the push for a deal to curb Iran’s nuclear program in a telephone conversation with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    NATO: Russian Weapons, Troops Entering Ukraine
    Nov12

    NATO: Russian Weapons, Troops Entering Ukraine

    NATO says it has observed columns of Russian military equipment entering conflict-wracked eastern Ukraine in the past two days. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Full Transcript: Interview With New EU Enlargement Chief Hahn
    Nov12

    Full Transcript: Interview With New EU Enlargement Chief Hahn

    In an exclusive interview with RFE/RL, the EU’s new neighborhood and enlargement negotiation commissioner, Johannes Hahn, speaks about his view on the latest developments in Ukraine, the future of the Eastern Partnership and his approach to Belarus and Azerbaijan. In his first extended appearance for international media he also set out his...

    Profile: Simon Panek – From Student Protests To War Zones
    Nov12

    Profile: Simon Panek – From Student Protests To War Zones

    It’s 25 years since Czechs overthrew their communist regime, but the country is still in transition, says former student leader Simon Panek. He was just 21 when he joined Vaclav Havel’s team negotiating the transfer of power from the Communists. Shortly after the revolution, Panek set up People In Need, a charity providing...

    EU’s Hahn Warns Danger Of New Russia Sanctions
    Nov11

    EU’s Hahn Warns Danger Of New Russia Sanctions

    EU Enlargement Commissioner Johannes Hahn said on November 11 that the elections held in separatist-controlled areas of eastern Ukraine meant that some EU member states may come forward with proposals for additional sanctions on Russia. The elections, held on November 2, were widely condemned by Western governments. Russia said it would...

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