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    UN court rejects Ukraine bid to block funding for pro-Russian rebels
    Apr20

    UN court rejects Ukraine bid to block funding for pro-Russian rebels

    A request by Kyiv for emergency measures against pro-Russia rebels in eastern Ukraine has been rejected by the International Court of Justice. The court did, however, warn Moscow to protect ethnic rights in Crimea. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Nikki Haley’s ‘Historic’ Debate on Human Rights Left a Small Impression
    Apr19

    Nikki Haley’s ‘Historic’ Debate on Human Rights Left a Small Impression

    Nikki Haley, the American ambassador to the UN, with Liu Jieyi, China’s ambassador, before the April 18 Security Council meeting focused solely on human rights. Credit: Rick Bajornas /UN PhotoBy Dulcie LeimbachUNITED NATIONS, Apr 19 2017 (IPS)Nikki Haley, the United States ambassador to the United Nations, presided over what she was...

    31 Years Later, the Lights Come Back on in Chernobyl
    Apr19

    31 Years Later, the Lights Come Back on in Chernobyl

    Polish adventurers entered the town of Pripyat in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone and turned on lights for the first time since the 1986 nuclear disaster at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant. On April 26, 1986, a nuclear meltdown at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant in northern Ukraine caused radioactive material to be spewed into the atmosphere,...

    Police arrest two men suspected of killing homeless Ukrainian in Loulé
    Apr19

    Police arrest two men suspected of killing homeless Ukrainian in Loulé

    PJ police have arrested two men suspected of killing a 54-year-old Ukrainian homeless man in a makeshift carpark in Loulé this month. The men, aged 44 and 45, are accused of “strangling the man to death” after an argument and are due to be heard in court. All three men reportedly lived in cars at the carpark and, according to locals, “drank a...

    Poland follows Hungary’s footsteps in corralling migrants
    Apr19

    Poland follows Hungary’s footsteps in corralling migrants

    WARSAW — Poland is mulling setting up special camps where asylum seekers would be housed in containers and kept behind fences in the event of another migration crisis, according to the country’s interior minister. “The thing is to be ready for such a situation in the form of places in which those waiting for deportation would...

    Now Ukraine denies delivering S-300s to Croatia
    Apr19

    Now Ukraine denies delivering S-300s to Croatia

    Ukraine’s Ambassador in Belgrade Oleksandr Aleksandrovych has denied that his country installed missile systems S-300 in Croatia, Tanjug is reporting.Aleksandrovych said that, in this context, he found a statement given to the agency late last week by Russian Ambassador Aleksandr Chepurin “interesting.” …read more Source:...

    Lithuanian volunteers help soldiers in eastern Ukraine
    Apr19

    Lithuanian volunteers help soldiers in eastern Ukraine

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    U.N. court orders Russia to halt discrimination of Crimean Tartar minority
    Apr19

    U.N. court orders Russia to halt discrimination of Crimean Tartar minority

    THE HAGUE (Reuters) – The highest United Nations court on Wednesday ordered Russia to halt discrimination of ethnic Crimean Tartars, handing down an interim ruling in a dispute in which Ukraine is seeking to stop what is says is Moscow’s support for separatists. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine president asks US to maintain sanctions against Russia
    Apr19

    Ukraine president asks US to maintain sanctions against Russia

    Petro Poroshenko makes appeal to Trump administration, saying policy is only way to keep Russia at negotiating tableUkraine’s president, Petro Poroshenko, has appealed for the Trump administration to maintain sanctions against Russia, saying it is the only way to keep Vladimir Putin at the negotiating table and Russian tanks away from...

    Russian Cargo Ship Has Sunk in the Black Sea
    Apr19

    Russian Cargo Ship Has Sunk in the Black Sea

    Russian cargo ship with a crew of 12 people has sunk in the Black Sea. This was announced by TASS, citing the representation of the Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations in the Krasnodar region. The ship “Heroes Arsenal” was sailing under a Panamanian flag from Azov to Turkey and sank near the town of Kerch.Among the crew there...

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