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    Belarusian leader lashes out at Russia
    Feb03

    Belarusian leader lashes out at Russia

    In a sign of growing friction between the two ex-Soviet neighbours, Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko criticized Russia Friday for cutting oil supplies. Lukashenko ordered his interior minister to press charges against Russia’s top food safety official and firmly refused to host a Russian air base. In a live news conference that...

    Worst Fighting In East Ukraine Since 2015, 33 Dead This Week
    Feb03

    Worst Fighting In East Ukraine Since 2015, 33 Dead This Week

    AVDIIVKA, Ukraine (AP) — International monitors on Friday strongly urged the warring sides in eastern Ukraine to silence their guns as heavy artillery and rocket barrages continued to pummel residential areas. Read More → …read more Source:...

    Civilians killed as eastern Ukraine violence flares up
    Feb03

    Civilians killed as eastern Ukraine violence flares up

    Friday’s fatalities bring total death toll of latest wave of violence to 34 after relative calm in 33-month war. …read more Source: AL...

    Krugman: What Trump’s Unhinged Phone Calls With Foreign Leaders Really Mean
    Feb03

    Krugman: What Trump’s Unhinged Phone Calls With Foreign Leaders Really Mean

    Click here for reuse options! How would you handle it if you had an employee behaving this erratically? Two weeks into the Trump presidency and Paul Krugman is already at wit’s end. “America and the world can’t take much more of this,” Krugman writes in Friday’s column.While thoughtful people have been worried about...

    Krugman: What Trump’s Unhinged Phone Calls With Foreign Leaders Really Mean
    Feb03

    Krugman: What Trump’s Unhinged Phone Calls With Foreign Leaders Really Mean

    Click here for reuse options! How would you handle it if you had an employee behaving this erratically? Two weeks into the Trump presidency and Paul Krugman is already at wit’s end. “America and the world can’t take much more of this,” Krugman writes in Friday’s column.While thoughtful people have been worried about...

    Locals and aid agencies warn of ‘humanitarian disaster’ as Ukraine fighting sparks diplomatic crisis
    Feb03
    More lives lost in Ukraine as US presses Russia
    Feb03

    More lives lost in Ukraine as US presses Russia

    The latest reports from both sides take the death toll in fighting since Sunday in the eastern war zone to 32 — a figure that has not been reached since the height of the war in 2014 and 2015. …read more Source: World...

    Belarusian leader lashes out at Russia
    Feb03

    Belarusian leader lashes out at Russia

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — In a sign of growing friction between the two ex-Soviet neighbors, Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko criticized Russia Friday for cutting oil supplies, ordered his interior minister to press charges against Russia’s top food safety official and firmly refused to host a Russian air base. The EU and the U.S....

    Latest clashes claim seven lives in eastern Ukraine
    Feb03

    Latest clashes claim seven lives in eastern Ukraine

    The latest clashes in eastern Ukraine have claimed the lives of more civilians and soldiers amid an escalation of fighting in the region. …read more Source: Iran...

    6 fringe parties in the Dutch election
    Feb03

    6 fringe parties in the Dutch election

    The Netherlands has always had a fragmented political system but never quite like this: a record-breaking 81 parties registered to compete in the March 15 general election. The electoral council on Friday announced the final list, cutting the number of parties on the ballot paper down to 28. The others either failed to comply with the rules,...