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Nobel laureates denounce Russia's war of words with Ukraine
Nobel laureates denounce Russia's war of words with Ukraine

Russian and Ukrainian writers have joined two Nobel laureates and others in condemning Russian actions in the Ukraine and the use of what they characterize as "propaganda" and "lies" in the campaign to annex parts of Ukraine to Russia. PEN International released the statement following the organization's meeting last week in Stockholm. Those signing the document included Mario Vargas Llosa and Tomas Tranströmer. "For three months there have been incessant acts of aggression towards Ukraine from the side of the Russian Federation," the statement said. Ukrainian and Russian writers have been meeting in a series of PEN International events since a...

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