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    Magic Mike XXL has nothing on early Soviet experimental documentary. Really | David Shariatmadari
    Aug07

    Magic Mike XXL has nothing on early Soviet experimental documentary. Really | David Shariatmadari

    I was sceptical, but Man With a Movie Camera is an extraordinary film that reveals everyday life in all its banal gloryWhen a cinephile friend proposed an early Soviet documentary instead of Magic Mike XXL this week, I was sceptical. I prepared myself for 80 minutes of well-built workers extolling the virtues of collective agriculture.But in Man...

    Ukraine buries unidentified soldiers months after eastern battle
    Aug07

    Ukraine buries unidentified soldiers months after eastern battle

    ZAPORIZHZHYA, Ukraine (Reuters) – Ukraine buried on Friday 57 soldiers still unidentified up to a year after being killed in the eastern separatist conflict, highlighting the difficulties the country faces moving on from one of its deadliest military defeats. …read more Source:...

    The contract that almost sank two ships
    Aug07

    The contract that almost sank two ships

    After a year of negotiations, French President François Hollande confirmed Friday that his government would refund Russia a sum “under €1.2 billion” for not delivering two Mistral warships. Exactly how much France must pay has been the subject of much media speculation. Le Figaro reported that the bill would end up being below €1 billion. Russian...

    Russia steps up war on terroir
    Aug07

    Russia steps up war on terroir

    Russian authorities have bulldozed and burnt a huge pile of food imported from the West — leading to an outcry by anti-poverty campaigners. Russia announced an import ban on food products from the European Union and the United States last August in response to the sanctions imposed on it because of its actions in Ukraine. To mark the one-year...

    Let Ukrainians come to Latvia, not Africans | Neatkarīgā – Latvia
    Aug07

    Let Ukrainians come to Latvia, not Africans | Neatkarīgā – Latvia

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    Paris still credible after Mistral compromise | Libération – France
    Aug07

    Paris still credible after Mistral compromise | Libération – France

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    Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 7 Aug 2015
    Aug07

    Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 7 Aug 2015

    Migrant ‘almost reached England on foot’ A spokesperson for Eurotunnel says a migrant stopped inside the Channel Tunnel had “almost succeeded” in reaching England. The Sudanese national, aged 40, was arrested a mile or two from the Dover end of the 31-mile tunnel on Tuesday. He is due to appear at Medway Magistrate’s Court, charged...

    40 Latvian municipalities to provide aid to Ukraine
    Aug07

    40 Latvian municipalities to provide aid to Ukraine

    Several dozen local governments have responded to an appeal by the Latvian Association of Local and Regional Governments to provide aid to Ukrainian local governments, LETA learned from the association. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Echoes of annexation
    Aug07

    Echoes of annexation

    Seven years ago, on August 8, 2008, Russian troops crossed national borders and attacked another sovereign state. Not many saw it coming. To the contrary, signs of escalation were ignored and warnings dismissed as groundless paranoia. The five-day war between Russia and Georgia sent shock waves across the international community at the time....

    No More Hiroshimas, No More Nagasakis, Vows U.N. Chief
    Aug07

    No More Hiroshimas, No More Nagasakis, Vows U.N. Chief

    A Hibakusha, one of the survivors of the atomic bombings in Hiroshima and Nagasaki, speaks at a special event commemorating Disarmament Week in October 2011. Credit: UN Photo/Paulo FilgueirasBy Thalif DeenUNITED NATIONS, Aug 6 2015 (IPS)Speaking at a commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombings of Japan, Secretary-General Ban...

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