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    Ukraine bill bans   all movies filmed   in Russia after ‘14
    Apr21

    Ukraine bill bans all movies filmed in Russia after ‘14

    MOSCOW: Ukraine has banned all movies filmed in Russia after 2014, when Russia annexed the Crimean peninsula. President Petro Poroshenko signed the bill on Wednesday which also bans all movies produced by Russian companies and Russian citizens after 1991 if they “glorify the work of government bodies” of Russia. Russian films and television...

    UK report shows concern for Crimean Tatars human rights
    Apr21

    UK report shows concern for Crimean Tatars human rights

    UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office report notes arrests, torture and other ill treatment meted out to minority group …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Sanctions against Russia must remain: Ukraine president
    Apr21

    Sanctions against Russia must remain: Ukraine president

    Ukraine’s president says sanctions against Russia must stay in place as long as hostilities in eastern Ukraine still continue …read more Source: The Daily...

    ‘Even a psychologist would need help here’: civilians lose hope in Ukraine’s hidden war
    Apr21

    ‘Even a psychologist would need help here’: civilians lose hope in Ukraine’s hidden war

    In the middle of the street, Tatiana Chernienko, 56, grabs my hands and presses them against her shin to feel the small and rock-hard little lumps beneath the skin.Ever since the mortar shelling in August 2014, Tatiana’s body has been full of metal splinters.”Look,” she says in an urgent tone, showing where her skin is marked by...

    Ukraine accuses Russia of troop build up on border
    Apr21

    Ukraine accuses Russia of troop build up on border

    The European Union has sanctioned Moscow military officials whom it accused of “being involved in supporting the deployment of Russian troops in Ukraine.” …read more Source: World...

    Pope calls for attention to the suffering in Ukraine
    Apr20

    Pope calls for attention to the suffering in Ukraine

    VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis is calling attention to the suffering in Ukraine caused by what he terms the “forgotten” armed conflict between government forces and Russian-backed rebels. At his weekly audience on Wednesday, Francis also renewed his call for generous contributions at Catholic churches in Europe on April 24 to help relieve the...

    ‘Profound disagreements’ at Nato-Russia talks
    Apr20

    ‘Profound disagreements’ at Nato-Russia talks

    BRUSSELS: Nato and Russia held “frank and serious” talks despite “profound disagreements” as their ambassadors met on Wednesday for the first time since 2014, alliance chief Jens Stoltenberg said. The two sides agreed to keep communicating following the meeting of the Nato-Russia Council, which has been on ice since the alliance cut practical...

    Press freedom better in Kingdom, but ‘more needs to be done’
    Apr20

    Press freedom better in Kingdom, but ‘more needs to be done’

    AMMAN — Jordan improved 8 ranks on a world index of freedoms of the press in 2015, as media experts said more efforts are needed to amend several pieces of legislation to boost media freedoms. In its 2016 World Press Freedom Index, the Reporters Without Borders said Jordan ranked 135th last year compared to 143rd place a year earlier. “The...

    Three Ukraine troops killed in deadliest attack in nearly two months
    Apr20

    Three Ukraine troops killed in deadliest attack in nearly two months

    NNA – Three Ukrainian soldiers have been killed by pro-Russian rebels, the Kiev military said Wednesday, the heaviest toll reported in the separatist east of the ex-Soviet republic in nearly two mont …read more Source: National News...

    ‘Even a psychologist would need help here’: uncovering the hidden war in Eastern Ukraine
    Apr20

    ‘Even a psychologist would need help here’: uncovering the hidden war in Eastern Ukraine

    In the middle of the street, Tatiana Chernienko, 56, grabs my hands and presses them against her shin to feel the small and rock-hard little lumps beneath the skin.Ever since the mortar shelling in August 2014, Tatiana’s body has been full of metal splinters.”Look,” she says in an urgent tone, showing where her skin is marked by...

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