Tag: Chernobyl

Ukraine Live Day 498: Ukraine Reports Heavy Fighting Across Front Line

June 30, 2015

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Ukraine Live Day 436: One Civilian Killed As Fighting Intensifies

April 29, 2015

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Can the People Of Pskov Region Save Themselves By Themselves?

December 1, 2014

Staunton, November 30 – Ignored by Russian officials in Moscow and Pskov, some 2,000 people and businesses of Velikiye Luki in the Pskov region have organized a Union for the Rebirth of Pskov Region to provide assistance to those who need it most in one of the most economically depressed regions of European Russia. The […]

Shushkevich Understood Instantly August 1991 Coup was a Counter-Revolution

August 26, 2014

Staunton, August 24 – Unlike some Western leaders who suggested that the leaders of the August 1991 coup in Moscow included reformists on the model of Mikhail Gorbachev, Stanislav Shushkevich, then deputy chairman of the Belarusian Supreme Soviet and later president of Belarus, understood instantly that they were committed to “the revival of the old […]