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The Former Soviet Union Two Decades On

A pro-Russian militant commander points toward the eastern Ukrainian village of Zuivka, which was hit by Grad rockets on Sept. 18. (PHILIPPE DESMAZES/AFP/Getty Images)

Amid Talks, Skirmishes Continue in Eastern Ukraine

Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond looks dejected as he delivers a speech on Sept. 19 in the wake of a resounding vote to remain part of the United Kingdom. (Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

Scotland's Push for Autonomy Is Far from Over