Monthly Archives: August 2019

Head Of Ukrainian President’s Office Sues RFE/RL For Libel

August 22, 2019 18:08 GMT KYIV — The head of Ukraine’s presidential office is suing an investigative journalism program of RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service for libel, the government says. A news release on the government’s judicial web portal says the lawsuit was filed on August 20 in a Kyiv court to defend Andriy Bohdan’s “honor, dignity, and business reputation.” It names

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Molotov-Ribbentrop What? Do Russians Know Of Key World War II Pact?

August 22, 2019 17:30 GMT It’s an anniversary few in the Kremlin, or elsewhere in Russia for that matter, are keen to talk about — let alone remember in some way. Eighty years ago, on August 23, 1939, Nazi Germany and Josef Stalin’s Soviet Union inked a nonaggression treaty that ushered in World War II. Commonly known as the Molotov-Ribbentrop

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