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    Ukrainian Lawmakers Back Ban On Ribbon Embraced As Patriotic Symbol In Russia
    May16

    Ukrainian Lawmakers Back Ban On Ribbon Embraced As Patriotic Symbol In Russia

    The Ukrainian parliament has approved legislation introducing fines and potential jail time for people who appear in public wearing a black-and-orange ribbon widely viewed a patriotic emblem in Russia, but which many Ukrainians see as a symbol of Russian aggression. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Daily Vertical: Operation Sentsov
    May16

    The Daily Vertical: Operation Sentsov

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

    Poroshenko Restricts Access To Russian Websites, Social Networks
    May16

    Poroshenko Restricts Access To Russian Websites, Social Networks

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has imposed sanctions on several leading Russian social networks and search engines, ordering access to the sites to be restricted or blocked entirely in Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Poroshenko Restricts Access To Russian Websites, Social Networks
    May16

    Poroshenko Restricts Access To Russian Websites, Social Networks

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has imposed sanctions on several leading Russian social networks and search engines, ordering access to the sites to be restricted or blocked entirely in Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Morning Vertical, May 16, 2017
    May16

    The Morning Vertical, May 16, 2017

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Leader Of 1953 Soviet Gulag Uprising Dies In Ukraine At 90
    May15

    Leader Of 1953 Soviet Gulag Uprising Dies In Ukraine At 90

    One of the leaders of the 1953 Norilsk uprising, a major protest by inmates of the Soviet gulag prison-camp system, has died in Ukraine at the age of 90. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian, Ukrainian Films Among Contenders At Cannes Festival
    May15

    Russian, Ukrainian Films Among Contenders At Cannes Festival

    The famed Cannes Film Festival will celebrate its 70th anniversary this year when it starts on May 17 along the French Riviera. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Stalin Portrait Goes Up At Moscow Metro Station
    May15

    Stalin Portrait Goes Up At Moscow Metro Station

    A portrait of Soviet dictator Josef Stalin has been raised at a Moscow metro station in celebration of the 82nd anniversary of the opening of the Russian capital’s underground transport network. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Detains Eurovision Prankster
    May14

    Ukraine Detains Eurovision Prankster

    Ukraine’s interior minister says police have detained a notorious prankster who jumped onto the stage during the Eurovision Song Contest in Kyiv and bared his buttocks as a Ukrainian singer was performing. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Four Civilians Reported Killed In Shelling Of Ukraine’s Avdiyivka
    May13

    Four Civilians Reported Killed In Shelling Of Ukraine’s Avdiyivka

    Authorities in Ukraine are reporting that four civilians were killed when Russia-backed separatists fired into a residential area of the town of Avdiyivka. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

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