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    Turkey Arrests Iranian Suspected Of Smuggling Russian Antitank Missile Parts
    Apr30

    Turkey Arrests Iranian Suspected Of Smuggling Russian Antitank Missile Parts

    Turkish authorities say they have arrested an Iranian national suspected of smuggling components of a Russian-made antitank missile system from Ukraine in order to deliver them to a terrorist group. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian Boxer Klitschko Loses Title Fight To U.K.’s Joshua
    Apr30

    Ukrainian Boxer Klitschko Loses Title Fight To U.K.’s Joshua

    Ukrainian boxing legend Vladimir Klitschko lost to Anthony Joshua of the U.K. in a world heavyweight title fight stopped in the 11th round. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Begins Confiscating $1.5 Billon Yanukovych Allegedly Stole
    Apr29

    Ukraine Begins Confiscating $1.5 Billon Yanukovych Allegedly Stole

    Ukraine on April 28 started returning an estimated $1.5 billion in assets allegedly stolen from the Kyiv government by ousted former President Viktor Yanukovych and his associates. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Charges Russian Arrest Warrant For Yatsenyuk ‘Politically Motivated’
    Apr29

    Ukraine Charges Russian Arrest Warrant For Yatsenyuk ‘Politically Motivated’

    Ukraine charged on April 28 that Russia’s effort to have international authorities arrest and extradite former Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk is “politically motivated.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin To Meet Merkel, Erdogan In Russia Next Week
    Apr28

    Putin To Meet Merkel, Erdogan In Russia Next Week

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel will meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Russia on May 2 for talks on the wars in Syria and Ukraine and other issues. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Freedom House Says Press Freedom At Lowest Point In Decade
    Apr28

    Freedom House Says Press Freedom At Lowest Point In Decade

    The U.S.-based democracy monitor Freedom House says only 13 percent of the world’s population live in countries with a free press. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian Protesters Get Smartphone Support From New App
    Apr27

    Russian Protesters Get Smartphone Support From New App

    Russian antigovernment protesters are planning more mass demonstrations this weekend, after hundreds were arrested in rallies at the end of March. One activist has created a new smartphone app aiming to keep protesters connected if they are detained — with one touch of the “Red Button.” (Reuters, RFE/RL’s Russian Service,...

    The Morning Vertical, April 27, 2017
    Apr27

    The Morning Vertical, April 27, 2017

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

    Ukrainian Police Raid On Major Bank Draws Dismay From Hroysman
    Apr27

    Ukrainian Police Raid On Major Bank Draws Dismay From Hroysman

    Ukraine’s state security service raided the Kyiv offices of the country’s largest investment bank looking for illegal software on April 26, drawing a dismayed reaction from Prime Minister Volodymyr Hroysman. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian Photographer Recalls Death, Beauty Inside Chernobyl’s Fourth Reactor
    Apr26

    Russian Photographer Recalls Death, Beauty Inside Chernobyl’s Fourth Reactor

    In 1990, photographer Viktoria Ivleva became the first journalist known to have entered the fourth block of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor in Soviet Ukraine, where a deadly explosion and fire on April 26, 1986, triggered the world’s worst civilian nuclear accident and sent a radioactive cloud drifting across the Soviet Union and Europe. In...

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