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    Monitor Says Ukraine Cease-Fire, Weapons Withdrawal Not Being Honored
    Feb22

    Monitor Says Ukraine Cease-Fire, Weapons Withdrawal Not Being Honored

    The head of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe said there are still “significant” violations of the cease-fire in Ukraine and “no evidence” that either side is withdrawing heavy weapons from the front line as agreed last week. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kyiv Urges Reforms To Stop Russia From Vetoing UN Action On Ukraine Conflict
    Feb22

    Kyiv Urges Reforms To Stop Russia From Vetoing UN Action On Ukraine Conflict

    Ukraine called for reform of the United Nations Security Council’s power structure to prevent Russia from using its veto power on the council to obstruct actions involving the conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Amnesty Says ‘Hate Rhetoric’ Makes World Divisive, More Dangerous
    Feb22

    Amnesty Says ‘Hate Rhetoric’ Makes World Divisive, More Dangerous

    Amnesty International says human rights around the world are under threat because of politicians who are using “toxic, dehumanizing” rhetoric against ethnic or religious minorities in order to strengthen their political powers. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Backs More Sanctions Against Russia In Passport Spat
    Feb21

    Ukraine Backs More Sanctions Against Russia In Passport Spat

    Ukraine’s president has called for new sanctions against Russia over its decision to recognize passports issued by separatist authorities in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Washington Committed To Europe Alliances, Says U.S. Envoy To UN
    Feb21

    Washington Committed To Europe Alliances, Says U.S. Envoy To UN

    NATO is the “strongest alliance in history” and the United States is committed to its alliances in Europe, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said on February 21. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine, Russia Spar Over UN Security Council Reaction To Churkin Death
    Feb21

    Ukraine, Russia Spar Over UN Security Council Reaction To Churkin Death

    Moscow and Kyiv are at odds over a statement issued by the UN Security Council mourning the February 20 death of Russia’s long-time envoy to the United Nations, Vitaly Churkin. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Lawmaker Faces ‘Treason’ Inquiry Over Back-Channel Peace Plan
    Feb21

    Ukraine Lawmaker Faces ‘Treason’ Inquiry Over Back-Channel Peace Plan

    Ukraine’s top prosecutor says his office is investigating a previously obscure lawmaker on suspicion of treason after he presented associates of President Donald Trump with a controversial peace plan for Ukraine and Russia. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Austrian Court Grants U.S. Request For Extradition Of Ukrainian Tycoon Firtash
    Feb21

    Austrian Court Grants U.S. Request For Extradition Of Ukrainian Tycoon Firtash

    A court in Austria has overturned a previous court ruling and granted a U.S. request to extradite Ukrainian billionaire Dmytro Firtash to face bribery allegations. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Teen ‘Suicide Games’ Send Shudders Through Russian-Speaking World
    Feb21

    Teen ‘Suicide Games’ Send Shudders Through Russian-Speaking World

    A dark social-media game by the name of “Blue Whale” has been tenuously linked to teen suicides and self-harm in Russia and Central Asia. But while suicide rates are high, there’s little evidence of a connection. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Says Military Neutrality Of Sweden, Finland Is Crucial For Security
    Feb21

    Russia Says Military Neutrality Of Sweden, Finland Is Crucial For Security

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has said the military neutrality of Sweden and Finland is fundamental to the security of the Baltic region. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

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