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    Crimean Journalist’s Trial Resumes, Adjourned Until June
    Jun05

    Crimean Journalist’s Trial Resumes, Adjourned Until June

    The trial of RFE/RL contributor Mykola Semena, a Crimean journalist who is fighting what he says is a politically motivated separatism charge on the Russian-controlled peninsula, resumed on June 5 in the Crimean capital, Simferopol. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Cybersleuths Say Convoy Movements Show Link To MH17 Plane Crash
    Jun05

    Cybersleuths Say Convoy Movements Show Link To MH17 Plane Crash

    A team of open-source researchers investigating the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 has published reports linking the movements of Russian military equipment to the plane’s downing. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ex-Director Of Moscow-Based Ukrainian Library Handed Suspended Sentence
    Jun05

    Ex-Director Of Moscow-Based Ukrainian Library Handed Suspended Sentence

    The former director of Moscow’s Ukrainian Literature Library, Natalya Sharina, has been handed a four-year suspended sentence by a Moscow court in a case that is steeped in the confrontation between Moscow and Kyiv and which has been denounced by rights activists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    World Bank Says Russian Economy To Grow 1.3 Percent In 2017, 1.4 percent in 2018
    Jun05

    World Bank Says Russian Economy To Grow 1.3 Percent In 2017, 1.4 percent in 2018

    The World Bank has forecast Russian economic growth at a 1.3 percent rate in 2017, helped by improving consumption in the country that is recovering from a two-year recession. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Montenegro Bars 149 Russians Linked To Annexation Of Crimea
    Jun03

    Montenegro Bars 149 Russians Linked To Annexation Of Crimea

    Media reported on June 2 that Montenegro has barred 149 Russians and Ukrainians from entering the country in response to recent bans Moscow placed on Montenegrins traveling to Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Chechen Accused Of Plotting To Kill Putin Spared Death By Sharp-Shooting Wife
    Jun02

    Chechen Accused Of Plotting To Kill Putin Spared Death By Sharp-Shooting Wife

    An assassination attempt on a Chechen man whom Russian authorities accuse of plotting to kill President Vladimir Putin failed in Kyiv on June 1 after the victim’s wife returned gunfire and wounded the would-be assassin. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Man Accused Of Plotting To Kill Putin Saved By Wife In Shootout
    Jun02

    Man Accused Of Plotting To Kill Putin Saved By Wife In Shootout

    Adam Osmayev, a Chechen accused by Russian authorities of plotting to kill Russian President Vladimir Putin, was shot and wounded in Kyiv on June 1. Osmayev’s wife, Amina Okuyeva, returned fire, wounding the alleged attacker, who she says was posing as a journalist. The couple fought in eastern Ukraine alongside government troops against...

    Orphaned By War In Ukraine
    Jun02

    Orphaned By War In Ukraine

    A garden party among friends ended when the shells fell, leaving 7-year-old Zhenya without any parents. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: Vladimir Putin, Art Lover
    Jun02

    The Daily Vertical: Vladimir Putin, Art Lover

    The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Chechen Accused Of Plotting To Kill Putin Survives Shooting In Kyiv
    Jun02

    Chechen Accused Of Plotting To Kill Putin Survives Shooting In Kyiv

    A Chechen man whom Russian authorities accuse of plotting to kill President Vladimir Putin was shot and wounded in Kyiv in what Ukrainian police say was an assassination attempt. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

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