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    Ukraine rebels announce new ‘state’
    Jul18

    Ukraine rebels announce new ‘state’

    Pro-Russian rebels march in the centre of Donetsk during the WWII Victory Day parade on May 9. AFP file photo DONETSK: Russian-backed rebels fighting against Kiev announced on Tuesday the creation of a new “state” that they said would take the place of Ukraine and have its capital in their territory. The proposed country — which has no chance of...

    On third MH17 anniversary, families unveil ‘living memorial’
    Jul18

    On third MH17 anniversary, families unveil ‘living memorial’

    King Willem-Alexander (centre, left) and Queen Maxima attend the unveiling of the monument for the victims of Flight MH17 in Vijfhuizen, in the Netherlands, on July 17, 2017. AFP photo THE HAGUE: Three years after Flight MH17 was shot down by a missile over war-torn Ukraine, nearly 2,000 relatives gathered Monday to unveil a “living memorial” to...

    Ukraine wants Russia held to account over MH17 downing
    Jul17

    Ukraine wants Russia held to account over MH17 downing

    International investigators have said the Boeing airliner flying from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur was blown out of the sky over conflict-wracked east Ukraine on July 17, 2014 by a Buk missile system brought in from Russia. AFP file photo KIEV: Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Monday insisted Russia must be held to account over the downing of...

    On third MH17 anniversary, families to unveil ‘living memorial’
    Jul17

    On third MH17 anniversary, families to unveil ‘living memorial’

    THE HAGUE: Three years after Flight MH17 was shot down by a missile over war-torn Ukraine, more than 2,000 relatives gather Monday to unveil a “living memorial” to their loved ones. A total of 298 trees have been planted in the shape of a green ribbon, one for each of the victims who died on board the Malaysia Airlines flight en route from...

    Egypt beach resort attack kills two foreigners
    Jul15

    Egypt beach resort attack kills two foreigners

    File photo taken on January 9, 2016 shows tourists relaxing on the beach at the Bella Vista Hotel in Egypt’s Red Sea resort of Hurghada. AFP CAIRO: Two foreign women were killed on Friday and four others were wounded when an assailant stabbed them at an Egyptian beach resort in the Sinai Peninsula, officials said. The governor of Red Sea...

    MH17 lawyer tells Putin to ‘make amends’ over crash
    Jul12

    MH17 lawyer tells Putin to ‘make amends’ over crash

    Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine in July 2014, killing all 298 people on board. AFP file photo SYDNEY: Russian President Vladimir Putin must “make amends” for those killed on a Malaysia Airlines jet shot down over Ukraine, the lawyer representing victims said Wednesday ahead of the third anniversary of the disaster. The...

    3 tigers resettled in France after Lebanon rescue
    Jul11

    3 tigers resettled in France after Lebanon rescue

    AFP / by Maya Gebeily | One of three Siberian tigers to be resettled in France growls in a cage at a centre of the Animals Lebanon NGO on June 10, 2017, before they are flown to their new sanctuary -AFP photo EIRUT: Three Siberian tigers rescued in Lebanon from an attempt to smuggle them into war-ravaged Syria were being resettled to France on...

    Stormy G20 ends with opt-outs for Trump on climate, trade
    Jul08

    Stormy G20 ends with opt-outs for Trump on climate, trade

    The final statement acknowledged Trump’s decision to go his own way on taking the United States out of the 2015 Paris climate accord. AFP Photo HAMBURG: World leaders made concessions on trade and climate language to Donald Trump Saturday at the end of the most fractious and riot-hit G20 summit ever, in exchange for preserving a fragile...

    Trump versus the rest as violent G20 wraps up
    Jul08

    Trump versus the rest as violent G20 wraps up

    US President Donald Trump attends the banquet after a concert at the Elbphilharmonie concert hall during the G20 Summit in Hamburg, Germany, on July 7, 2017. AFP photo HAMBURG: US President Donald Trump heads Saturday into the final day of a fractious and violent G20 summit in Germany at odds even with America’s traditional Western allies....

    Protests turn violent for Trump’s maiden G20
    Jul07

    Protests turn violent for Trump’s maiden G20

    Up to 100,000 demonstrators are expected before and during the two-day Group of 20 meeting bringing US President Donald Trump, Russia’s Vladimir Putin, China’s Xi Jinping and other leaders to Hamburg. AFP photo HAMBURG, Germany: Demonstrations turned violent late Thursday ahead of a tricky first G20 summit for US President Donald...

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