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    In Ukraine: Activists struggle to stem HIV spread
    Jul22

    In Ukraine: Activists struggle to stem HIV spread

    As clashes drag on in east Ukraine between government forces and Russian-backed rebels, health activist Natalia Gurova is fighting another battle of her own. As clashes drag on in east Ukraine between government forces and Russian-backed rebels, health activist Natalia Gurova is fighting another battle of her own.Gurova manages a project in her...

    Politics: 5 more Ukrainian soldiers have been killed as a bloody surge in fighting continues
    Jul22

    Politics: 5 more Ukrainian soldiers have been killed as a bloody surge in fighting continues

    Fifteen soldiers have been killed and 24 more have been wounded in the last three days. Five Ukrainian soldiers were killed and eight more were wounded Thursday night and Friday morning in eastern Ukraine, according to the Ukrainian Defense Ministry. One soldier was killed and another was wounded on Thursday night near the Butovka coal mine, and...

    Hajj: Before you travel, here are health conditions you should know
    Jul21

    Hajj: Before you travel, here are health conditions you should know

    Nigeria and 22 other countries have been given health conditions for the 2017 Hajj. Nigerian pilgrims need to know some things before they travel for the 2017 Hajj.One of these things is that we have been given some health conditions by the Saudi Arabian authorities.According to a Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI) report, Nigerian...

    Politics: Mueller has expanded the Russia probe to include Trump’s business dealings — here’s what he’s looking at
    Jul20

    Politics: Mueller has expanded the Russia probe to include Trump’s business dealings — here’s what he’s looking at

    Special counsel Robert Mueller is expanding his investigation to look at President Donald Trump's business dealings. “FBI investigators and others are looking at Russian purchases of apartments in Trump buildings, Trump’s involvement in a controversial SoHo development with Russian associates, the 2013 Miss Universe pageant in...

    In Kiev: Colleagues demand answers a year after journalist slaying
    Jul20

    In Kiev: Colleagues demand answers a year after journalist slaying

    Some five hundred friends, former colleagues and activists began a procession at the site in the centre of the Ukrainian capital… Journalists gathered in Kiev on Thursday to demand results from a stalled investigation into the car bomb killing of prominent independent reporter Pavel Sheremet one year after his death.Some five hundred...

    Finance: 10 things you need to know before the opening bell (SPY, SPX, QQQ, DIA, WFM, AXP, QCOM)
    Jul20

    Finance: 10 things you need to know before the opening bell (SPY, SPX, QQQ, DIA, WFM, AXP, QCOM)

    This is what traders are talking about. Here is what you need to know. The Bank of Japan upgrades its growth forecast. Japan’s central bank kept policy on hold and said it expects growth of 1.8% this year, up from its previous forecast of 1.6% growth. The European Central Bank meets. Expectations are for the central bank to remain on hold...

    Tech: Anti-gay threats, Geiger counters, and insecurities about John Oliver: HBO’s journey to interview the Chechen leader
    Jul19

    Tech: Anti-gay threats, Geiger counters, and insecurities about John Oliver: HBO’s journey to interview the Chechen leader

    "Real Sports" correspondent David Scott takes us through his revealing interview with the leader of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov. On Tuesday’s episode of HBO’s “Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel,” correspondent David Scott got the rare opportunity to speak to the pugnacious leader of the Chechen Republic, Ramzan...

    Tech: Anti-gay threats, Geiger counters, and insecurities about John Oliver: HBO’s journey to interview the Chechen president
    Jul19

    Tech: Anti-gay threats, Geiger counters, and insecurities about John Oliver: HBO’s journey to interview the Chechen president

    "Real Sports" correspondent David Scott takes us through his revealing interview with Chechnya leader Ramzan Kadyrov. On Tuesday’s episode of HBO’s “Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel,” correspondent David Scott got the rare opportunity to speak to the pugnacious leader of the Chechen Republic, Ramzan Kadyrov. The...

    United States: Diplomats from US, Russia hold ‘tough’ talks – State Dept
    Jul19

    United States: Diplomats from US, Russia hold ‘tough’ talks – State Dept

    Senior diplomats from Washington and Moscow held a "tough, forthright" conversation concerning bilateral tensions. Senior diplomats from Washington and Moscow held a “tough, forthright” conversation concerning bilateral tensions, the State Department said Tuesday, including over Russian access to diplomatic compounds in the...

    Politics: Turkey and the Kurds are on the brink of war — and the Pentagon is right in the middle of it
    Jul19

    Politics: Turkey and the Kurds are on the brink of war — and the Pentagon is right in the middle of it

    The US has been supplying both sides with weapons, and Turkey appears to be turning more toward Russia. Turkey and the US-backed YPG forces — which have been helping the coalition fight ISIS in Syria — have been clashing off and on since at least April. At the end of that month, the two sides exchanged rocket fire, which Turkey says killed 11 YPG...

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