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    Georgia Reformer Bendukidze Dead At 58
    Nov14

    Georgia Reformer Bendukidze Dead At 58

    Kakha Bendukidze, a key figure behind Georgia’s anti-corruption drive and liberal economic reforms after the “Rose Revolution” of 2003, has died at age 58. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Under Fire In Ukraine, OSCE Questions Its Worth
    Nov13

    Under Fire In Ukraine, OSCE Questions Its Worth

    Since March, the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe has maintained a special monitoring mission in Ukraine. But with Ukrainian anger rising about the mission, the OSCE appears to be doing some soul-searching. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Denies Ukraine Presence As Fighting Persists
    Nov13

    Russia Denies Ukraine Presence As Fighting Persists

    Ukraine’s military and pro-Russian separatists have reported new casualties amid growing fears of an escalation of the conflict that has shattered ties between Moscow and the West, while Russia firmly denies it has any soldiers in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    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...

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