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    Ukraine accuses Russia of plotting unrest amid Crimea tensions (AFP)
    Aug12

    Ukraine accuses Russia of plotting unrest amid Crimea tensions (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine on Friday accused Russia of planning to stoke further unrest as the international community sought to ease tensions after the two sides ramped up security around the disputed Crimean peninsula. …read more Source: The West...

    The 27 Hugs You Meet in Rio
    Aug12

    The 27 Hugs You Meet in Rio

    There are many complaints you could make about the Olympics. The cost. The nationalism. The sometimes sexist media coverage. In the end, though, those objections tend to dissolve when met with one simple thing: the humanity the Olympics encourage.The Games, despite the world stage they are played on, are an intensely personal event for the...

    Russia Holds Drills in Black Sea amid Tensions
    Aug12

    Russia Holds Drills in Black Sea amid Tensions

    Russian naval forces announced three-day military maneuvers in the Black Sea amid growing tensions between Moscow and Kiev over the Crimean Peninsula. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Says No Significant Uptick In Donbas Fighting Despite Rising Tensions
    Aug12

    Ukraine Says No Significant Uptick In Donbas Fighting Despite Rising Tensions

    Ukraine says it has not seen any significant increase in fighting in its eastern Donbas region in the last few days, despite escalating tensions between Kyiv and Moscow. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine accuses Russia of plotting unrest amid Crimea tensions
    Aug12

    Ukraine accuses Russia of plotting unrest amid Crimea tensions

    KIEV: Ukraine on Friday accused Russia of planning to stoke further unrest as the international community sought to ease tensions after the two sides ramped up security around the disputed Crimean peninsula. Russia’s FSB security service said on Wednesday it had thwarted “terrorist attacks” in Crimea this week by Ukrainian military...

    Samson Opuakpo: Samson Opuakpo exits swimming event
    Aug12

    Samson Opuakpo: Samson Opuakpo exits swimming event

    Opuakpo who was given a wild card to the Olympic Games, finished third in the Men’s 50m freestyle heat in 24.85s. Nigerian swimmer, Samson Opuakpo is now out of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games after finishing third in the Men’s 50m freestyle on Thursday, August 11.Opuakpo who was given a wild card to the Olympic Games, finished third in...

    Ukraine sees no significant uptick in Donbass fighting as of now
    Aug12

    Ukraine sees no significant uptick in Donbass fighting as of now

    Ukraine has not seen any significant increase in fighting in the eastern Donbass region in the last few days, a Ukrainian military spokesman said on Friday, despite escalating tensions between Kiev and Moscow. …read more Source: Channel...

    The Morning Vertical, August 12, 2016
    Aug12

    The Morning Vertical, August 12, 2016

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Poland has not taken a single immigrant from the Mediterranean region, EASO reports
    Aug12

    Poland has not taken a single immigrant from the Mediterranean region, EASO reports

    Out of 32 European countries who once declared splitting between them 120,000 immigrants coming from Africa and the Middle East, 11, including Poland, hasn’t welcomed a single one. Surprisingly, others are not only poor and small countries, but also the likes of Great Britain, Austria, Denmark and Norway. According to EASO, an EU agency for...

    Ukraine sees no significant uptick in Donbass fighting as of now
    Aug12

    Ukraine sees no significant uptick in Donbass fighting as of now

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine has not seen any significant increase in fighting in the eastern Donbass region in the last few days, a Ukrainian military spokesman said on Friday, despite escalating tensions between Kiev and Moscow. …read more Source: The...