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    Top Picks: From poppy power to COP21’s “nerdy friend”
    Nov04

    Top Picks: From poppy power to COP21’s “nerdy friend”

    Every week, IRIN’s editors give their takes on a selection of humanitarian reports and opinion you may have missed, from in-depths and features to academic studies and podcasts: Afghanistan’s economy – still addicted to opium After 15 years of a failed war on drugs in Afghanistan, it’s time for a rethink, says this study by the...

    Sushma Swaraj to rescue: Assures visa to Pakistani mother for child’s treatment
    Nov04

    Sushma Swaraj to rescue: Assures visa to Pakistani mother for child’s treatment

    External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj responded to a visa request on Friday, by an Indian man living in Dubai for his Pakistani wife for treatment of their son in Mumbai. In a tweet, Yasin said he applied for visa for his Pakistani wife in September to travel to Mumbai for treatment of their son who is special child. “Where have you...

    Ukrainian president falls victim of phone hoax
    Nov04

    Ukrainian president falls victim of phone hoax

    Ukraine and Kyrgyzstan are trying to sort out an incident in which an unidentified person called the Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, posing as his Kyrgyz counterpart. …read more Source: FOX...

    Inside the Surkov Leaks—and the Surkov “Fakes”
    Nov04

    Inside the Surkov Leaks—and the Surkov “Fakes”

    On October 25, a group of Ukrainian hackers known as CyberHunta released a surprise cache of emails allegedly from the official inbox of Vladislav Surkov, one of Vladimir Putin’s top aides. Surkov, an elusive Kremlin spin master often credited as the architect of Russia’s propaganda machine, now advises Putin on the pro-Russian...

    Ukrainian President Falls Victim of Phone Hoax
    Nov04

    Ukrainian President Falls Victim of Phone Hoax

    Ukraine and Kyrgyzstan are investigating how an unidentified person telephoned the Ukrainian president posing as his Kyrgyz counterpart …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukrainian president falls victim of phone hoax
    Nov04

    Ukrainian president falls victim of phone hoax

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Ukraine and Kyrgyzstan are trying to sort out an incident in which an unidentified person called the Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, posing as his Kyrgyz counterpart.On Wednesday, Petroshenko’s office issued… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukrainian president falls victim of phone hoax
    Nov04

    Ukrainian president falls victim of phone hoax

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine and Kyrgyzstan are trying to sort out an incident in which an unidentified person called the Ukrainian President Petro… …read more Source:...

    Prank call confusion for Ukraine president
    Nov04

    Prank call confusion for Ukraine president

    Ukraine describes an apparent prank call to President Petro Poroshenko as a “provocation”. …read more Source:...

    Prank call mystery surrounds Ukraine president
    Nov04

    Prank call mystery surrounds Ukraine president

    Suspicion falls on Russian hoaxers after caller claiming to be Kyrgyzstan leader speaks to Petro Poroshenko for an hourIt was a routine bit of international diplomacy: two presidents speaking for an hour about “topical issues of the agenda of Ukraine-Kyrgyzstan relations”, as the press release on Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko’s...

    Russia Marks National Unity Day With Rival Rallies, Statue
    Nov04

    Russia Marks National Unity Day With Rival Rallies, Statue

    Separate crowds of nationalists and government supporters have marched through the streets of Moscow as Russia marked National Unity Day, a holiday established by the Kremlin more than 10 years ago to replace communist-era celebrations of the Bolshevik Revolution anniversary. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...