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    Cold threatens 700,000 children in eastern Ukraine: UNICEF (AFP)
    Nov13

    Cold threatens 700,000 children in eastern Ukraine: UNICEF (AFP)

    Geneva (AFP) – Damaged pipelines in war-torn eastern Ukraine are threatening to cut off water, heating and electrical supplies at a time when temperatures are plunging, putting some 700,000 children at risk, UNICEF warned Friday. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukrainian cleared of planning to bomb Russia’s UK embassy
    Nov13

    Ukrainian cleared of planning to bomb Russia’s UK embassy

    LONDON (AP) ” A jury has cleared a Ukrainian man accused of plotting to blow up the Russian embassy in London after being radicalized by the conflict in eastern Ukraine.Prosecutors said 35-year-old Vadim Bezkorovainiy searched the… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Helicopter crashes in Slovakia, killing 6
    Nov13

    Helicopter crashes in Slovakia, killing 6

    BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) ” Slovak Interior Minister Robert Kalinak says a Ukrainian helicopter has crashed in eastern Slovakia, killing six people.Kalinak says the helicopter crashed Friday in Slovak territory, on the border with… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukrainian lawmakers approve gay rights bill
    Nov12

    Ukrainian lawmakers approve gay rights bill

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” Ukrainian lawmakers have approved a bill that bans discrimination of gays, key legislation intended to help pave the way for visa-free travel between Ukraine and the European Union.The 450-seat parliament on… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine completes debt restructuring of around $15 billion (Reuters)
    Nov12

    Ukraine completes debt restructuring of around $15 billion (Reuters)

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s Finance Ministry announced on Thursday it had completed a debt restructuring of around $15 billion (£9.86 billion) with creditors and said it remained open to finding a deb… …read more Source: The West...

    Initial ICC probe says no crimes against humanity at Ukraine’s Maidan (AFP)
    Nov12

    Initial ICC probe says no crimes against humanity at Ukraine’s Maidan (AFP)

    The Hague (AFP) – A preliminary probe suggests Ukraine’s security forces used “excessive and indiscriminate” force in the 2014 Maidan protests but are not guilty of crimes against humanity, the International Criminal Court’s chief prosecutor said Thursday. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine bans workplace discrimination against gays (AFP)
    Nov12

    Ukraine bans workplace discrimination against gays (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine’s parliament Thursday finally banned discrimination against gays in the workplace during a heated session on legislation that could open the door to visa-free travel to much of the EU in 2016. …read more Source: The West...

    Bubka: IAAF should not punish innocent Russian athletes
    Nov12

    Bubka: IAAF should not punish innocent Russian athletes

    LONDON (AP) ” Thirty years later, Sergei Bubka still feels the pain of missing out on a chance of a gold medal at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics because of the Soviet boycott.”It’s even more painful now,” the Ukrainian pole vault… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Anti-gay vote dashes Ukraine’s EU bid
    Nov12

    Anti-gay vote dashes Ukraine’s EU bid

    A vote on gay rights has derailed Ukraine’s aspirations to join the European Union. …read more Source: THE...

    Ukraine battered by cyber war
    Nov11

    Ukraine battered by cyber war

    A bid to cripple a presidential election reveals new military battleground. …read more Source: THE...

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