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    Meet Hillary Clinton’s anger translator
    Aug29

    Meet Hillary Clinton’s anger translator

    Neera Tanden still feels the Bern, and — to her chagrin — so does Hillary Clinton.Tanden, a longtime Clinton confidante and influential policy-politics-communications adviser, likes Sanders, respects his people (after dutifully detesting them in the primary) and helped broker the progressive policy deal that led to Bernie Sanders’...

    Ukraine moves Roma families after girl’s murder triggers ransacking
    Aug29

    Ukraine moves Roma families after girl’s murder triggers ransacking

    Allen ConeLOSHCHINOVKA, Ukraine, Aug. 29 (UPI) — Ukrainian officials moved Roma families out of village after their homes were ransacked in the wake of allegations a Roma man raped and killed a girl. …read more Source: United Press...

    Ukraine Journalist and ‘Personal Enemy’ of Vladimir Putin Found Dead Hours After 54th Birthday
    Aug29

    Ukraine Journalist and ‘Personal Enemy’ of Vladimir Putin Found Dead Hours After 54th Birthday

    A Ukrainian journalist who reportedly considered himself a “personal enemy” of Russian President Vladimir Putin was found dead in his apartment on Sunday, the day after he had celebrated his 54th birthday. The Kyiv Operatyvny reported Alexander Shchetinin was found dead on his Kiev apartment balcony by friends who had come to congratulate him....

    The US Defense Industry and the ‘Weaponization’ of American Foreign Policy
    Aug29

    The US Defense Industry and the ‘Weaponization’ of American Foreign Policy

    James CardenWhen the US provides “security assistance” and exports weapons to places like Ukraine and Saudi Arabia, it often benefits nobody besides weapons manufacturers. …read more Source: The...

    Roma Flee Ukrainian Village After Mob Attack Over Killing Of 9-Year-Old Girl
    Aug29

    Roma Flee Ukrainian Village After Mob Attack Over Killing Of 9-Year-Old Girl

    Most of the Romany families in a small village in southern Ukraine have fled after a day of mob violence targeting them over the killing of a 9-year-old girl. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Journalist found dead in Kiev
    Aug29

    Journalist found dead in Kiev

    …read more Source: The Telegraph

    Lithuania formin says EU sanctions on Russia should stay
    Aug29

    Lithuania formin says EU sanctions on Russia should stay

    EU sanctions on Russia over the conflict in Ukraine should stay in place as long the situation on the ground does not improve, Lithuania’s foreign minister said on Monday, dismissing calls from EU’s rotating president Slovakia for them to be lifted. …read more Source: Channel...

    Lithuania formin says EU sanctions on Russia should stay
    Aug29

    Lithuania formin says EU sanctions on Russia should stay

    OSLO (Reuters) – EU sanctions on Russia over the conflict in Ukraine should stay in place as long the situation on the ground does not improve, Lithuania’s foreign minister said on Monday, dismissing calls from EU’s rotating president Slovakia for them to be lifted. …read more Source: The...

    Romas flee Ukraine village after girl’s murder
    Aug29

    Romas flee Ukraine village after girl’s murder

    A Roma community was forced to abandon a village in southern Ukraine after one of its members was accused of stabbing a young girl to death, sparking riots. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Human Rights Activists Condemn Secret Detentions in Ukraine
    Aug29

    Human Rights Activists Condemn Secret Detentions in Ukraine

    International rights group are raising the alarm about secret detentions in Ukraine. Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch published a report this summer detailing the use of torture and secret detentions by both the Ukrainian government and the Russia-backed separatist rebels it is fighting in the country’s east. The two groups said...