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    German view of Ukrainian history like a map with blank spots
    May29

    German view of Ukrainian history like a map with blank spots

    Germans’ view of Ukrainian history often has more to do with Russia than Ukraine, but a new commission aims to change that. Its co-chair fills DW in on what historians have to offer when it comes to the current crisis. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Kiev rejects debt restructuring deal
    May29

    Kiev rejects debt restructuring deal

    Ukraine hoped to restructure about $23bn of debt as part of an IMF-backed bailout …read more Source: Financial...

    EU drops the FIFA ball
    May29

    EU drops the FIFA ball

    As Loretta Lynch, the US attorney general, fattens her dossier on corruption in FIFA, a piquant question that rears its head is: Why didn’t the EU do this first? Despite the EU’s broad reach in antitrust, trade and other areas, it has none of the powers or the jurisdiction to tackle fraud, bribery and racketeering that the FBI does....

    Amnesty: President Putin’s troop deaths decree a ‘blatant attack on freedom of expression’
    May29

    Amnesty: President Putin’s troop deaths decree a ‘blatant attack on freedom of expression’

    A decree signed this week by Russian President Vladimir Putin making deaths of Russian forces “in peacetime” a state secret is yet another attack on freedom of expression in the country and indicates that President Putin has something to hide in Ukraine, Amnesty International has said. …read more Source:...

    Conflict not in our interests, says Ukraine rebel leader
    May29

    Conflict not in our interests, says Ukraine rebel leader

    Southeast Ukraine seems to be uneasily caught between a possible lull in the fighting and an escalation of the conflict. Pro-Russian separatists… …read more Source:...

    U.N. Security Council Takes “Historic” Stand on Killings of Journalists
    May29

    U.N. Security Council Takes “Historic” Stand on Killings of Journalists

    Protesters in Moscow demand that authorities investigate an attack on prominent Russian journalist Oleg Kashin on Nov. 6, 2010. Credit: Yuri Timofeyev/cc by 2.0By Kitty StappUNITED NATIONS, May 29 2015 (IPS)When war breaks out, most non-combatants run the other way. But a handful of courageous reporters see it as their duty to tell the world...

    Defence Minister of Poland: Russia preparing an aggressive scenario for Ukraine
    May29

    Defence Minister of Poland: Russia preparing an aggressive scenario for Ukraine

    It is completely clear that the Minsk agreements are not effective. …read more Source:...

    A coffee alarm and five other bizarre gadgets to wake you up
    May29

    A coffee alarm and five other bizarre gadgets to wake you up

    Alt Text alarm clock From electric shocks to a one-minute morning wake-up call from strangers across the world Summary Friday, May 29, 2015 – 11:55am See related Is hitting the snooze button damaging your …read more Source: The...

    Special Report: Russian fighters, caught in Ukraine, cast adrift by Moscow
    May29

    Special Report: Russian fighters, caught in Ukraine, cast adrift by Moscow

    KIEV (Reuters) – From his hospital bed in the Ukrainian capital, Russian fighter Alexander Alexandrov feels abandoned by his country, its leaders and even the local Russian consul. …read more Source:...

    One Ukrainian servicemen killed in east Ukraine
    May29

    One Ukrainian servicemen killed in east Ukraine

    KIEV (Reuters) – One Ukrainian serviceman has been killed and six other have been wounded in attacks by Russian-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine, a Kiev military spokesman said on Friday. …read more Source:...

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