: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: Middle East

    ICC’s toughest trial: Africa vs ‘Infamous Caucasian Court’
    Oct28

    ICC’s toughest trial: Africa vs ‘Infamous Caucasian Court’

    South Africa and Burundi’s decision to quit the International Criminal Court (ICC) and an attack by Gambia against its supposed “Caucasian” justice are likely to embolden other African states to leave the world’s only permanent war crimes tribunal. Although criticising the Hague-based institution for perceived anti-African bias has...

    6 people, including 3 civilians, killed in east Ukraine clashes
    Oct28

    6 people, including 3 civilians, killed in east Ukraine clashes

    Pro-Russian sources said shelling by the Ukrainian military killed three civilians. …read more Source:...

    Ex-Putin aide’s death ruled accidental in US
    Oct28

    Ex-Putin aide’s death ruled accidental in US

    US prosecutors yesterday said the sudden death of a former aide to Russian President Vladimir Putin in a Washington hotel was an accident, and occurred after days of heavy drinking and successive falls. Mikhail Lesin, 57, a former press minister accused of curtailing media freedoms in Putin’s Russia, was found dead at the Dupont Circle...

    Dutch PM says he may agree to revoke support for EU-Ukraine treaty
    Oct28

    Dutch PM says he may agree to revoke support for EU-Ukraine treaty

    Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte on Friday said his government may submit a bill revoking his country’s support for the treaty establishing closer ties between the European Union and Ukraine. Rutte has said rejection of the association agreement would be a mistake and would weaken European unity, but that if efforts to find a compromise...

    Sudden spike in violence kills four in east Ukraine
    Oct28

    Sudden spike in violence kills four in east Ukraine

    Four people died in clashes between government forces and pro-Russian insurgents in Ukraine’s separatist east, officials said Friday, the highest death toll since international peace talks held 10 days ago. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Dutch PM may submit bill to revoke support for EU-Ukraine treaty Monday
    Oct28

    Dutch PM may submit bill to revoke support for EU-Ukraine treaty Monday

    Prime Minister Mark Rutte Friday said that his government may submit a bill revoking Dutch support for the European Union-Ukraine treaty Monday …read more Source: The Daily...

    What comes next after election in America?
    Oct27

    What comes next after election in America?

    The ongoing presidential campaign in the United States stands out for its lack of civility and the vast differences between the candidates: the anti-establishment businessman Donald Trump on the Republican side and the polished politician Hillary Clinton representing the Democrats.The contest has exposed deep fault lines within American society...

    Bayern march on in German Cup, Dortmund need penalties
    Oct27

    Bayern march on in German Cup, Dortmund need penalties

    Holders Bayern Munich reached the third round of the German Cup with a 3-1 win over Augsburg on Wednesday night while second-division Union Berlin took injury-hit Borussia Dortmund to penalties. Goals by Philipp Lahm, Julian Green and David Alaba sealed Bayern’s win at the Allianz Arena, while Borussia, last season’s finalists,...

    Yazidi survivors of IS torture win EU’s Sakharov prize
    Oct27

    Yazidi survivors of IS torture win EU’s Sakharov prize

    Two Yazidi women who survived a nightmare ordeal of kidnapping, rape and slavery at the hands of Islamic State jihadists won the European Parliament’s prestigious Sakharov human rights prize on Thursday. Nadia Murad and Lamia Haji Bashar have become figureheads for the effort to protect the Yazidis, followers of an ancient religion with...

    Russia has given MH17 radar data to Netherlands
    Oct27

    Russia has given MH17 radar data to Netherlands

    Russia has handed over to the Netherlands raw radar data from the area where Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was downed over rebel-held eastern Ukraine in 2014, Moscow confirmed Thursday. “We gave the Dutch side raw radar data which we discovered a month ago,” foreign ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova told AFP. She spoke after Dutch...

    Page 223 of 1043

    Pin It on Pinterest