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    Ukrainian Soldier’s Mother Receives Letter From Son’s Killers
    Jul31

    Ukrainian Soldier’s Mother Receives Letter From Son’s Killers

    Volodymyr Yakobchuk died on June 17 in a rebel ambush outside the town of Metalist in eastern Ukraine. A separatist fighter then posted social media messages taunting at the deaths of Ukrainian soldiers caught in the ambush. Days later, the rebels sent Volodymyr’s mother a letter saying they killed the soldier for invading their land....

    Social Media Posts Belie Russian Denials About Ukraine Involvement
    Jul31

    Social Media Posts Belie Russian Denials About Ukraine Involvement

    Moscow has called the war in Ukraine’s east a domestic fight. Photos posted by soldiers near the border or in Ukraine seem to contradict these claims. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian Parliament Rejects PM’s Resignation
    Jul31

    Ukrainian Parliament Rejects PM’s Resignation

    Ukraine’s parliament has overwhelmingly rejected Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s resignation, after approving legislation he said was essential to fund the military operation against pro-Russian separatists in the east. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Saakashvili To Continue Activism Despite Charges
    Jul31

    Saakashvili To Continue Activism Despite Charges

    Former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili said the criminal charges filed against him in Georgia are related to his activities in Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Top U.S. Democrat Calls For Lethal Aid For Ukraine
    Jul31

    Top U.S. Democrat Calls For Lethal Aid For Ukraine

    A leading Democrat in the U.S. Senate has called for giving the Ukrainian military “defensive” lethal aid, a move that President Barack Obama has thus far refused. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU Releases New Sanctions List
    Jul30

    EU Releases New Sanctions List

    The European Union has released the list of the individuals and entities targeted in the EU’s latest round of sanctions against Russia for Moscow’s actions in destabilizing Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Kremlin Floats An Exit Strategy
    Jul30

    The Kremlin Floats An Exit Strategy

    Andrei Kolesnikov’s recent column, in which he says the Kremlin would wash its hands of the separatists in eastern Ukraine if they were indeed proven to be responsible for the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, is either a trial balloon or a signal of a policy shift. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Defiant In Face Of Unprecedented Western Sanctions
    Jul30

    Russia Defiant In Face Of Unprecedented Western Sanctions

    Russia says unprecedented Western sanctions imposed on its financial, arms, and energy sectors over the Ukraine crisis would hurt the United States and the European Union. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ten Weeks In The Hands Of Ukrainian Separatists
    Jul30

    Ten Weeks In The Hands Of Ukrainian Separatists

    Ukrainian theater director Pavel Yurov and Denis Grishchuk, a Kyiv-based artist, were freed earlier this month after being held for 70 days by pro-Russian separatists. They shared their story with RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Restricts Imports Of Fruit, Vegetables From Poland
    Jul30

    Russia Restricts Imports Of Fruit, Vegetables From Poland

    Russia’s food safety watchdog says it has imposed “restrictions” on imports of fruit and vegetables from Poland beginning August 1. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

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