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    In Ukraine: OSCE staff member killed by landmine
    Apr23

    In Ukraine: OSCE staff member killed by landmine

    The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe said Sunday one of its staff was killed after an observer mission patrol vehicle hit a landmine in rebel-held east Ukraine. The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe said Sunday one of its staff was killed after an observer mission patrol vehicle hit a landmine in rebel-held...

    Politics: A dark and familiar cloud is hanging over France’s high-stakes presidential election
    Apr22

    Politics: A dark and familiar cloud is hanging over France’s high-stakes presidential election

    France's upcoming presidential election has turned into a de facto referendum on whether to halt or strengthen the nationalist fervor sweeping the west. France’s upcoming presidential election has turned into a de facto referendum on whether to halt or strengthen the nationalist fervor sweeping the west that propelled US President...

    Finance: The Treasury Department says it won’t issue Exxon a waiver to work in Russia
    Apr21

    Finance: The Treasury Department says it won’t issue Exxon a waiver to work in Russia

    "The Treasury Department will not be issuing waivers to US comapnies, including Exxon, authorizing drilling prohibited by current Russian sanctions." The Treasury Department says it won’t issue Exxon Mobil a waiver to work in Russia. “In consultation with President Donald J. Trump, the Treasury Department will not be issuing...

    Politics: The US Army wants dummy Russian tanks so it can practice blowing them away
    Apr21

    Politics: The US Army wants dummy Russian tanks so it can practice blowing them away

    The invitation for bids states that the mods will help the Army simulate realistic battle scenarios in training. The US Army just put out an invitation for bids on building a modification for Humvees to make them look like Russian T-72 tanks. The invitation for bids states that the mods will help the Army simulate realistic battle scenarios in...

    International Court of Justice: UN court rejects Kiev bid for measures to halt pro-Russian rebels
    Apr19

    International Court of Justice: UN court rejects Kiev bid for measures to halt pro-Russian rebels

    The complicated interim ruling came as the conflict in eastern Ukraine enters its fourth year. The UN’s top court on Wednesday rejected a bid by Kiev for emergency measures to halt Russia’s alleged funnelling of money and arms into Ukraine’s war-torn east, but warned Moscow to protect ethnic rights in Crimea.The complicated...

    Boxing: Joshua to Tyson Fury: shut up and get in the ring
    Apr19

    Boxing: Joshua to Tyson Fury: shut up and get in the ring

    Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury exchanged jibes on Twitter on Tuesday with Joshua challenging the former world champion and fellow British heavyweight to cut out the insults and step into the ring. Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury exchanged jibes on Twitter on Tuesday with Joshua challenging the former world champion and fellow British heavyweight to...

    Politics: 8 heads of state under 40: Meet the world’s youngest leaders
    Apr18

    Politics: 8 heads of state under 40: Meet the world’s youngest leaders

    The eight youngest leaders hail from across the globe — from democracies, monarchies, and dictatorships in Eastern and Western Europe, Asia, and Middle East. The world’s youngest leaders hail from across the globe — from democracies, monarchies, and dictatorships in Eastern and Western Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. While seven of the...

    International Court of Justice: Top UN court to rule on Ukraine’s case against Russia
    Apr17

    International Court of Justice: Top UN court to rule on Ukraine’s case against Russia

    Ukraine is urging the International Court of Justice to help bring stability to its volatile east. In a key moment for the Ukrainian crisis, the UN’s highest court will rule Wednesday on a bid by Kiev to stop Russia allegedly pumping money, arms and troops into the country’s war-torn east.Three years into a bloody conflict that has...

    Pope Francis: Holy Father urges end to Syria ‘horror’ in Easter address
    Apr16

    Pope Francis: Holy Father urges end to Syria ‘horror’ in Easter address

    Pope Francis urged an end to "horror and death" in Syria and implored God to bring peace to the Middle East as he delivered the traditional Easter Day mass in Rome on Sunday. Pope Francis urged an end to “horror and death” in Syria and implored God to bring peace to the Middle East as he delivered the traditional Easter Day...

    Politics: Polish foreign minister: Russia may respond to US strike on Syria by escalating war in Ukraine
    Apr14

    Politics: Polish foreign minister: Russia may respond to US strike on Syria by escalating war in Ukraine

    The Polish foreign minister says Russian might respond to the US strike in Syria by escalating the war in Ukraine. Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski said Friday that Russia might respond to the US strike in Syria by escalating fighting in war-torn eastern Ukraine. “Now everyone is waiting for the reaction from Russia. Either it...

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