Tuesday, September 30, 2014

  • Ukraine Live Blog: Tit For Tat

    One day after Moscow alleges "genocide" of Russian-speakers, Kyiv says a criminal investigation has been launched against a Russian law-enforcement agency suspected of supporting separatist and "terrorist" groups in Ukraine.

  • Kicking The Gazprom Habit

    Despite opening a new pipeline on its western border, Moldova faces a tough road in its bid to reduce dependence on Russian natural gas.

  • A Tireless Rights Advocate

    Jailed Azerbaijani human rights defender Anar Mammadli, the recipient of the 2014 Vaclav Havel Human Rights Prize, has repeatedly denounced the deepening crackdown on human rights in Azerbaijan.

Battleground Ukraine

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RFE/RL Video Roundup - Sept 29i
September 29, 2014
A new president in Afghanistan, authors gather in Kyrgyzstan, children meet film stars in Kazakhstan, plus stories from Pakistan and Armenia.

Video September 29

A new president in Afghanistan, authors gather in Kyrgyzstan, children meet film stars in Kazakhstan, plus stories from Pakistan and Armenia.

Video September 26

A fatwa against jihad in Tajikistan, an assassination attempt in Pakistan, jazz in Moldova, plus stories from Russia and Afghanistan.

Video September 25

A pledge of national unity in Afghanistan, a gay cultural festival in Russia, undocumented migrants in Kyrgyzstan, plus stories from Ukraine and Pakistan.

Video September 24

A demolition in Kazakhstan, destruction in Iraq, a special kindergarten in Tajikistan, plus stories from Georgia and Ukraine.

Video September 23

A car bombing in Pakistan, Karzai bows out in Kabul, fighting in Syria, plus stories from Armenia and Turkmenistan.


Video Giant Lenin Toppled In Kharkiv

A giant statue of Lenin was toppled by crowds in the eastern Ukrainian city of Kharkiv on September 28. Thousands of people marched through the city waving Ukrainian flags before gathering at the monument, the site of clashes with pro-Russian groups in March and April. (RFE/RL's Ukrainian service)

Photogallery Children, Pensioners At Work In Uzbek Cotton Fields

As the annual cotton harvest gets under way in Uzbekistan, officials have ordered people of all ages and professions to contribute to the harvest effort.

Multimedia Archive

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World --Map of "Foreign Fighters in Iraq and Syria: Where do they come from?" by Li Liu. Sources: French Interior Ministry, British Government, Belgian Government, Austrian Interior Ministry, US government, Australian government, The International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation and Political Violence, Reuters.

Reporting On Militants, Abroad And At Home

RFE/RL was quick to tell the local story behind the recruitment of... More

Warsaw - Participants at the 2014 OSCE Human Dimension Meeting demonstrating for the release of political prisoners in Azerbaijan--23Sep2014
Journalists in Trouble

Russia, Azerbaijan Censured at Annual OSCE Meeting

The U.S. government opened an annual OSCE gathering in Warsaw with... More