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    Lukashenko extends condolences to Ukraine over coal mine blast
    Mar03

    Lukashenko extends condolences to Ukraine over coal mine blast

    It was with great sadness that Belarus learned about the tragedy at the Stepnaya mine in the village of Glukhov, Lvov region of Ukraine,” the message of condolences reads. …read more Source:...

    In Ukraine: Sex workers march demanding legalisation
    Mar03

    In Ukraine: Sex workers march demanding legalisation

    Some 50 activists holding red umbrellas and wearing red plastic helmets staged the first-ever march through Kiev. Dozens of sex workers and human rights campaigners gathered in Kiev on Friday demanding the legalisation of prostitution in Ukraine.Some 50 activists holding red umbrellas and wearing red plastic helmets staged the first-ever march...

    Protecting America’s Voice Abroad
    Mar03

    Protecting America’s Voice Abroad

    Memo: March 2, 2017To: The new CEO of U.S. international media (USIM)From: Martha Bayles and Jeffrey GedminRe: Lessons learned about U.S. international mediaIn December 2016, President Obama signed into law a big change in the structure of U.S. international media (USIM). Since 1994, America’s system of government-funded international media...

    Ukraine Tax Chief Falls Ill As He Faces Corruption Charges
    Mar03

    Ukraine Tax Chief Falls Ill As He Faces Corruption Charges

    The head of Ukraine’s national tax authority fell ill just as he was about to be charged with corruption. Thirty-eight-year-old Roman Nasirov was carried out on a stretcher and put into an ambulance late on March 2. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Logan, better than a comic book movie, Before I Fall, teen self-help and The Shack, contentious religion
    Mar03

    Logan, better than a comic book movie, Before I Fall, teen self-help and The Shack, contentious religion

    Also Ballerina for dreamy young girls, Table 19 for wedding outsiders and Bitter Harvest, about Stalin’s wrath in the Ukraineread more …read more Source: Vancouver...

    “calm rhythm” – a poem by Myroslav Laiuk
    Mar03

    “calm rhythm” – a poem by Myroslav Laiuk

    Translated from the Ukrainian by Alan Zhukovski moss expands and stuffs with itself the lower layers of the air silver engagement ring grows black and the subterranean brooks in the caves below run full of hoary trout one small step away from voice a soldier of an unknown army fell here to the bottom of the fog horses of an unknown coat color ran...

    Germany warns Ukraine over graft
    Mar03

    Germany warns Ukraine over graft

    Germany’s foreign minister has told Ukrainian lawmakers fighting graft will undermine Russian aggression. The comments came as authorities open a probe into Ukraine’s tax boss. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Germany warns Ukraine over graft
    Mar03

    Germany warns Ukraine over graft

    Germany’s foreign minister has told Ukrainian lawmakers fighting graft will undermine Russian aggression. The comments came as authorities open a probe into Ukraine’s tax boss. …read more Source:...

    US Admiral in Disputed S. China Sea: ‘We Will Be Here’
    Mar03

    US Admiral in Disputed S. China Sea: ‘We Will Be Here’

    America will continue to patrol the South China Sea to ensure freedom of navigation and overflight in the disputed region, a U.S. admiral said Friday amid questions whether U.S. involvement in one of Asia’s potential flashpoints will change. “We will be here,” Rear Adm. James Kilby said on board the aircraft carrier USS Carl...

    AG’s Recusal Portends Continued Pressure on Russia Meddling
    Mar03

    AG’s Recusal Portends Continued Pressure on Russia Meddling

    Attorney General Jeff Sessions may not have been clear about his contacts with Russian officials during the 2016 election, but this much is evident: The controversy over any Kremlin involvement in American politics is not going to fade away anytime soon. Sessions on Thursday became the second high-ranking member of the Trump administration to...