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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Lahore: Congo virus claims another life
    Sep26

    Lahore: Congo virus claims another life

    LAHORE (Web Desk) – A patient who had symptoms of the Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever (Congo fever) died on Sunday at the Jinnah Hospital in Lahore, Dunya News reported.Sixteen-year-old Zahir Abbas was brought to Lahore’s Jinnah Hospital on September 15 with symptoms of Congo virus. His blood samples were sent to National Institute of...

    Israeli-Palestinian struggle returns to the soccer pitch
    Sep26

    Israeli-Palestinian struggle returns to the soccer pitch

    By James M. Dorsey Human Rights Watch (HRW) has accused world soccer body FIFA of allowing FIFA-sanctioned matches to be played on occupied land in the West Bank in violation of FIFA rules and has demanded that the group ensure that future games be staged within the borders of Israel prior to the 1967 Middle East war. The HRW allegations bring to...

    Canada deports Ukraine family with mentally ill 15-year-old after last-minute appeals fail
    Sep26

    Canada deports Ukraine family with mentally ill 15-year-old after last-minute appeals fail

    TORONTO — Canada deported a mentally ill 15-year-old boy to Ukraine Sunday night, despite medical evidence it is likely to trigger a second suicide attempt. Two border guards approached Vladyslav Zadorozhnyi the minute he arrived in the departures hall, and asked, as a formality, whether he is ready to go. “I don’t know what to say,” he...

    Rivlin to meet with Jewish and world leaders in Ukraine
    Sep26

    Rivlin to meet with Jewish and world leaders in Ukraine

    President conducts Q&A in Hebrew and English on Twitter, video. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Who is Playing Whom?
    Sep25

    Who is Playing Whom?

    “Republika Srpska is a state and Russia is its ally”. Milorad Dodik, the president of the predominantly Serb entity within Bosnia and Herzegovina, is not someone known for mincing his words. The referendum on whether RS should celebrate January 9 as a “state holiday” being held today proves he does not shrink from a good political fight either....

    Ben Gurion airport prepares for mass flights to Uman.
    Sep25

    Ben Gurion airport prepares for mass flights to Uman.

    Airport authorities are preparing for the yearly mass flights to the grave of Rabbi Nachman of Breslav in the Ukrainian town of Uman. …read more Source: Arutz...

    Emma Donoghue follows up Room with tale of a miracle girl
    Sep25

    Emma Donoghue follows up Room with tale of a miracle girl

    (no credit) THE WONDER By Emma Donoghue The ostensible “wonder” in Emma Donoghue’s latest novel is Anna O’Donnell, a strange, pious 11-year-old in 1850s Ireland who appears to be subsisting—scratch that, thriving—without food. The actual wonder is that Donoghue has written two novels about a child confined to a room in which a woman...

    This Ex-UFC Fighter Is 1st U.S. ‘Citizen’ of Rebel State
    Sep25

    This Ex-UFC Fighter Is 1st U.S. ‘Citizen’ of Rebel State

    How Jeff Monson — an MMA fighter nicknamed “The Snowman” — became the first American to gain citizenship to the Ukrainian rebel state of Luhansk. …read more Source:...

    Russian Hackers Doxxed Me. What Should I Do About It?
    Sep25

    Russian Hackers Doxxed Me. What Should I Do About It?

    NPR’s David Welna was recently hacked by a pro-Kremlin website when he applied for press credentials in Ukraine. He’s hardly alone. But it’s an issue the U.S. government is reluctant to discuss. …read more Source:...

    At UN, Kyrgyz Minster cites ‘tangible blows’ to country’s economy due to climate change
    Sep25

    At UN, Kyrgyz Minster cites ‘tangible blows’ to country’s economy due to climate change

    24 September 2016 – Addressing the United Nations General Assembly today, Erlan Abdyldavev, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Kyrgyzstan, expressed support for the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which contain a number of targets that are priorities for his country, including poverty reduction, high-quality education, health care, economic...