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    Lithuania removes remaining Soviet-era statues in capital
    Jul20

    Lithuania removes remaining Soviet-era statues in capital

    Workers in Lithuania have begun dismantling the last Soviet statues in the capital, following calls prompted by the Ukraine crisis that symbols of Sov …read more Source: The New...

    Russian ex-PM’s daughter under fire for leaving for Ukraine
    Jul20

    Russian ex-PM’s daughter under fire for leaving for Ukraine

    The daughter of a former Russian prime minister has accepted the job of deputy governor in a Ukrainian region, a decision that has sparked criticism i …read more Source: The New...

    Last major Soviet statues come down
    Jul20

    Last major Soviet statues come down

    Workers started dismantling the last major Soviet artworks in a city now on the eastern frontier of the European Union and NATO. ||| Vilnius – Workers started dismantling monumental statues of soldiers, students, labourers and farmers in Lithuania’s capital early on Monday, the last major Soviet artworks in a city now on the eastern...

    Footage of Ukrainian rebels at jet crash site
    Jul20

    Footage of Ukrainian rebels at jet crash site

    FOOTAGE has emerged of the immediate aftermath of the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 as Russian-backed rebels at the crash site realised it was a passenger jet. The plane was shot down on July 17 a year ago. The armed Ukrainian separatists had reportedly been sent to the area to look for the wreckage of a fighter plane which had...

    News24.com | 8 000 HIV patients at risk in Eastern Ukraine
    Jul20

    News24.com | 8 000 HIV patients at risk in Eastern Ukraine

    Some 8 000 people with HIV in war-torn eastern Ukraine face a critical shortage of medicine and their supply will run out in mid-August unless a blockade is lifted, a UN Aids envoy has warned. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine, rebels trade shelling blame
    Jul19

    Ukraine, rebels trade shelling blame

    The Ukrainian military and pro-Russian separatists accused each other of shelling residential districts of separatist-held Donetsk. ||| Donetsk, Ukraine – The Ukrainian military and pro-Russian separatists accused each other on Sunday of shelling residential districts of separatist-held Donetsk overnight, the first attack on central parts...

    MH17: Calls grow for justice one year on
    Jul17

    MH17: Calls grow for justice one year on

    Relatives of those killed when flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine exactly a year ago joined emotional memorials on Friday. …read more Source:...

    About 200 Ukrainians gather at MH17 crash site on anniversary
    Jul17

    About 200 Ukrainians gather at MH17 crash site on anniversary

    Around 200 Ukrainian villagers gather on field cleared of scattered charred remains and personal belongings of 298 people killed aboard Flight MH17 one year ago …read more Source: Business...

    Ukraine to resume suspended LNG terminal project: PM
    Jul17

    Ukraine to resume suspended LNG terminal project: PM

    Ukraine will resume the project of building a liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal on the Black Sea coast in southern Odessa region, Prime Minister Ar …read more Source: The New...

    Germans heed Merkel’s warning
    Jul17

    Germans heed Merkel’s warning

    German lawmakers clear the way for talks on a third Greek bailout after Chancellor Angela Merkel warnings. ||| Berline – German lawmakers cleared the way for talks on a third Greek bailout after Chancellor Angela Merkel warned failing to try would be reckless and sow chaos. With Europe’s currency union under threat, Merkel faced down...

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