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DISPATCHES from UKRAINE | Darrell Whitman


Kiev, Ukraine, December 22, 2015 Rumors have been circulating in Kiev for several weeks that the present pro-EU governing coalition is fracturing and a new government will soon take power. That is no surprise considering that the coalition was formed … Continue reading

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Using Refugees: Merkel’s Turkish Gambit | Binoy Kampmark


(Counterpunch, October 20, 2015) The frontline in Europe’s refugee movement is shifting. In some cases, there is more of the same: the Hungarian approach entailing closures, followed by a brief easing and more closures. Closing the border with Croatia saw … Continue reading

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