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    U.S. Denounces Russia’s Crimea Annexation On Referendum Anniversary
    Mar16

    U.S. Denounces Russia’s Crimea Annexation On Referendum Anniversary

    The United States on March 16 issued a sharp condemnation of Russia’s seizure of Crimea and the referendum that Moscow staged there and later held up as justification for its annexation of the Black Sea peninsula. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin Says Merkel Expected To Visit Russia On May 2
    Mar16

    Putin Says Merkel Expected To Visit Russia On May 2

    Russian President Vladimir Putin says that German Chancellor Angela Merkel is expected to visit Russia on May 2. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    European Parliament Calls On Russia To Free Ukrainians
    Mar16

    European Parliament Calls On Russia To Free Ukrainians

    The European Parliament is calling on Moscow to free more than 30 Ukrainian citizens who are in prison or other conditions of restricted freedom in Russia, Crimea, and parts of eastern Ukraine that are controlled by Russia-backed separatists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Imposes Sanctions On Five Russian Banks
    Mar16

    Ukraine Imposes Sanctions On Five Russian Banks

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has imposed sanctions on five banks with Russian capital functioning in Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Morning Vertical, March 16, 2017
    Mar16

    The Morning Vertical, March 16, 2017

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

    UN Says Nearly 10,000 People Killed In Eastern Ukraine Conflict Since 2014
    Mar15

    UN Says Nearly 10,000 People Killed In Eastern Ukraine Conflict Since 2014

    Almost 10,000 people have been killed in eastern Ukraine since a conflict broke out between Ukraine and Russia-backed separatists in mid-April 2014, the Office of UN’s High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) said in a report published on March 15. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Crimean Journalist Risks Jail By Refusing To Follow Kremlin Line
    Mar15

    Crimean Journalist Risks Jail By Refusing To Follow Kremlin Line

    Ukrainian-born journalist and RFE/RL contributor Mykola Semena explains why he kept working in Crimea after the territory was annexed by Russia in 2014 — and why he has risked his personal freedom in order to defend free speech and freedom of the press there. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Protesters In Kyiv Target Russian Bank And Oligarch Office
    Mar15

    Protesters In Kyiv Target Russian Bank And Oligarch Office

    Nationalist protesters in Kyiv attacked a branch of Russian-owned Alfa-Bank and the offices of Ukrainian billionaire Rinat Akhmetov on March 14. They were calling for a trade ban on areas of eastern Ukraine controlled by Russia-backed separatists. (RFE/RL’S Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Morning Vertical, March 15, 2017
    Mar15

    The Morning Vertical, March 15, 2017

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

    Ukraine Announces Suspension Of Cargo Traffic With Separatist-Held Areas
    Mar15

    Ukraine Announces Suspension Of Cargo Traffic With Separatist-Held Areas

    Ukraine’s Security and Defense Council says Kyiv has suspended all cargo traffic with areas held by Russia-backed separatists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

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