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    Two Ukrainian soldiers killed, 16 wounded in fresh fighting
    Mar11

    Two Ukrainian soldiers killed, 16 wounded in fresh fighting

    Ukraine’s army reported Saturday two soldiers killed in clashes with Russian-backed rebels, in a new uptick in violence across eastern Ukraine …read more Source: The Daily...

    The Black Death: How Rats, Fleas and Germs Almost Wiped Out Europe
    Mar11

    The Black Death: How Rats, Fleas and Germs Almost Wiped Out Europe

    Kyle Mizokami Society, Europe And changed world history. More than six centuries ago, disaster struck the people of Europe. A deadly plague, traveling west along trade routes from Central Asia, struck the continent with such force it wiped out entire villages and killed as many as twenty-five million people. The “Black Death,” as it was called,...

    Ukraine lawyer seeks probe of alleged hacked texts of Manafort’s daughter
    Mar11

    Ukraine lawyer seeks probe of alleged hacked texts of Manafort’s daughter

    A Ukrainian human rights attorney representing the victims of mass police shootings in Kiev in 2014 has asked prosecutors to investigate what are purported to be the hacked text messages of one of Paul Manafort’s daughters, saying the texts point to possible influence Manafort had with Ukraine’s president during that period. “You know...

    ‘Out of sight, out of mind’: Humanitarian crisis worsens in Ukraine as world focuses on Syria, Iraq
    Mar11

    ‘Out of sight, out of mind’: Humanitarian crisis worsens in Ukraine as world focuses on Syria, Iraq

    Canada extended its military training mission in Ukraine this week, but the country needs more help to help ease the escalating humanitarian crisis, say an MP and a human rights advocate who just visited the country. …read more Source:...

    China says industrial policy not aimed at foreign firms
    Mar11

    China says industrial policy not aimed at foreign firms

    China on Saturday tried to downplay concerns it is reducing market access for foreign enterprises, days after a report by an EU group accused Beijing of trying to skew its business playing field towards domestic firms. The paper, released Tuesday by the European Union Chamber of Commerce in China, slammed the government’s “Made in...

    UN Warns Of Possible Threat Of Chemical Disaster In Eastern Ukraine
    Mar11

    UN Warns Of Possible Threat Of Chemical Disaster In Eastern Ukraine

    The United Nations has raised the alarm over the threat of a possible chemical disaster due to the armed conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Tehran, Kiev ink MoU to lift bilateral coop.
    Mar11

    Tehran, Kiev ink MoU to lift bilateral coop.

    …read more Source: Mehr News...

    Trump to Ask Merkel for Advice on Putin, Ukraine: US Officials
    Mar11

    Trump to Ask Merkel for Advice on Putin, Ukraine: US Officials

    TEHRAN (Tasnim) – President Donald Trump will ask Chancellor Angela Merkel for advice on how to deal with Russian President Vladimir Putin, US officials said on Friday, as the US and German leaders meet next week after sometimes pointed disagreements in recent months. …read more Source: Tasnim News...

    Trump’s dictator chic
    Mar11

    Trump’s dictator chic

    Trump’s design aesthetic is fascinatingly out of line with America’s past and present. If you doubt it, note that the interiors of the apartments his company actually sells bear no resemblance to the one he lives in. But that doesn’t mean his taste comes from nowhere. At one level, it’s...

    News of the day from across the globe, March 11
    Mar11

    News of the day from across the globe, March 11

    The head of the African Union mission in Somalia is seeking a surge in troops to help the country’s military control areas won back from extremist group al-Shabab, saying the Somali National Army has been unable to take charge as expected. 3 Rebel trial: A Congolese court in Beni on Friday sentenced to death nine rebels and acquitted two...