Ukraine Denies Supply of Missile Technology to DPRK; Russia Arrests ‘Ukrainian Saboteur’; Gays Attacked in St. Petersburg

August 15, 2017
Ukrainian citizen arrested in Russia-occupied Crimea claimed to be "SBU saboteur" by Moscow. Screen grab from video by FSB

Update: Russia’s Elections Commission chief has said opposition leader Alexei Navalny can only run in the elections if he appeals his criminal sentence — or the election law is changed.

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