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    Massive Chernobyl Containment Shield Being Moved Into Final Position
    Nov29

    Massive Chernobyl Containment Shield Being Moved Into Final Position

    The huge structure that will prevent further leaks of radiation from Ukraine’s Chernobyl nuclear power plant will be moved into its final position on November 29. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Why all that Dancing in the Streets of Miami?
    Nov29

    Why all that Dancing in the Streets of Miami?

    Fidel Castro jailed and tortured political prisoners at a higher rate than Stalin during the Great Terror. He murdered more Cubans in his first three years in power than Hitler murdered Germans during his first six. Fidel Castro shattered — through mass-executions, mass-jailings, mass larceny and exile — virtually every family on the island of...

    Ukraine’s Yanukovych blames radicals for 2014 Maidan bloodshed
    Nov29

    Ukraine’s Yanukovych blames radicals for 2014 Maidan bloodshed

    Former Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovych has blamed radical forces for deadly clashes during the 2013-2014 Euromaidan protests. …read more Source:...

    Inside a virtual war: can video games recreate life in a conflict-ridden city?
    Nov29

    Inside a virtual war: can video games recreate life in a conflict-ridden city?

    This War of Mine follows civilians trying to survive in a war-torn city, telling a story that’s become increasingly poignant amid the current refugee crisisIn March 2014, a few months before the release of This War of Mine, the developers at 11 Bit Studios were discussing potential endings to their video game story of civilians trying to...

    Normandy Four foreign ministers to discuss roadmap on Ukraine settlement
    Nov29

    Normandy Four foreign ministers to discuss roadmap on Ukraine settlement

    The agenda of the meeting was not announced beforehand but it is expected to focus on the roadmap of settlement in eastern Ukraine. This task was set by the leaders of the Normandy Quartet countries at the meeting in Berlin on October 19. …read more Source:...

    Minsk gearing up for Normandy Four ministerial meeting
    Nov29

    Minsk gearing up for Normandy Four ministerial meeting

    Ukraine’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Pavlo Klimkin emphasized Ukraine’s intention to present its roadmap on the implementation of the Minsk Agreements. The main focus will be on security and humanitarian issues. …read more Source:...

    The Populist-Nationalist Tide
    Nov29

    The Populist-Nationalist Tide

    Now that the British have voted to secede from the European Union and America has chosen a president who has never before held public office, the French appear to be following suit. In Sunday’s runoff to choose a candidate to face Marine Le Pen of the National Front in next spring’s presidential election, the center-right Republicans...

    Ukraine to unveil giant new safety dome over Chernobyl
    Nov29

    Ukraine to unveil giant new safety dome over Chernobyl

    CHERNOBYL, Ukraine: Ukraine was on Tuesday due to unveil the world’s largest moveable metal structure over the Chernobyl nuclear power plant’s doomed fourth reactor to ensure the safety of future generations across Europe. The giant arch’s height of 108m makes it taller than New York’s Statue of Liberty while its weight of...

    Ukraine to unveil giant steel shield over Chernobyl
    Nov29

    Ukraine to unveil giant steel shield over Chernobyl

    A United Nations estimate in 2005 said around 4,000 people had either been killed or were left dying from cancer and other related disease after the Chernobyl nuclear accident …read more Source: World...

    Fidel Castro: The Life & Death of a Monster
    Nov29

    Fidel Castro: The Life & Death of a Monster

    Background: The third of six children, Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz was born on August 13, 1926 (although some sources claim that he was born a year later), in Cuba’s eastern province of Oriente. His father, Angel, was a wealthy sugar plantation owner originally from Spain. Raised in affluence while surrounded by poverty, Fidel Castro was...