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    Montenegro: Ukrainian AN-32P joins firefighting efforts
    Jul19

    Montenegro: Ukrainian AN-32P joins firefighting efforts

    A Ukrainian AN-32P firefighting plane on Wednesday morning joined the effort to extinguish a wildfire above Obosnik, near the coastal town of Tivat. According to Montenegro’s state broadcaster, the plane has the capacity to carry 8,000 liters of water. A Super Puma helicopter, with 2,000-liter capacity, is also expected to arrive from...

    Tech: Anti-gay threats, Geiger counters, and insecurities about John Oliver: HBO’s journey to interview the Chechen president
    Jul19

    Tech: Anti-gay threats, Geiger counters, and insecurities about John Oliver: HBO’s journey to interview the Chechen president

    "Real Sports" correspondent David Scott takes us through his revealing interview with Chechnya leader Ramzan Kadyrov. On Tuesday’s episode of HBO’s “Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel,” correspondent David Scott got the rare opportunity to speak to the pugnacious leader of the Chechen Republic, Ramzan Kadyrov. The...

    Pavel Sheremet: The Life And Violent Death Of A Journalist
    Jul19

    Pavel Sheremet: The Life And Violent Death Of A Journalist

    Journalist Pavel Sheremet was killed by a car bomb in Kyiv on July 20, 2016. One year on, Ukrainian authorities still have not identified any suspects. Sheremet was a well-known reporter who had worked at prominent media outlets in Belarus, Russia, and Ukraine during his career. He was often threatened and harassed for his hard-hitting journalism...

    Fresh Ukraine clashes kill 2 as rebels plan new ‘state’
    Jul19

    Fresh Ukraine clashes kill 2 as rebels plan new ‘state’

    Kiev said the two servicemen were killed by shelling from Russian-backed rebels some 40 kilometres north of the insurgent capital Donetsk, the deadliest daily toll in two weeks. …read more Source: World...

    Fresh Ukraine clashes kill 2 as rebels plan new ‘state’
    Jul19

    Fresh Ukraine clashes kill 2 as rebels plan new ‘state’

    KIEV: Fresh clashes in east Ukraine left two soldiers dead Wednesday in a spike in fighting as a key rebel leader announced he planned to create a new “state”. Kiev said the two servicemen were killed by shelling from Russian-backed rebels some 40km north of the insurgent capital Donetsk, the deadliest daily toll in two weeks....

    Chamberfest preview: 10 epic, eclectic shows that are sure to stimulate
    Jul19

    Chamberfest preview: 10 epic, eclectic shows that are sure to stimulate

    ChamberfestWhen: July 22 to Aug. 4Where: various venuesTickets and info: chamberfest.com From renditions of classical music’s greatest hits to cross-cultural and cross-genre experiments that would be the envy of any thoughtful festival, there are many promising concerts to sort from the dozens of presentations at this year’s...

    Manchester has a Soviet statue of Engels. Shame no one asked the city’s Ukrainians | Kevin Bolton
    Jul19

    Manchester has a Soviet statue of Engels. Shame no one asked the city’s Ukrainians | Kevin Bolton

    The monument is a piece of propaganda. Efforts to celebrate it have ignored the voices of all those Mancunians who suffered under communism• Kevin Bolton is an archives consultant living in StockportI first heard that Manchester’s city centre had a new statue when pictures appeared on my Twitter timeline on Monday morning. The media...

    NATO Is Staging War Rehearsals for the Ultimate Nightmare: A Russian Invasion
    Jul19

    NATO Is Staging War Rehearsals for the Ultimate Nightmare: A Russian Invasion

    Sandra Erwin Security, Europe Could it happen? President Trump’s assertion that NATO countries are not carrying their fair share of the security burden rings hollow across military bases in Eastern Europe this month, where 45,000 troops from the United States and 23 other countries are staging war rehearsals for a Russian invasion. Eighteen...

    Ukraine, Georgia denounce pro-Russian separatists
    Jul19

    Ukraine, Georgia denounce pro-Russian separatists

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    Fresh Ukraine clashes kill 2 as rebels plan new ‘state’ (AFP)
    Jul19

    Fresh Ukraine clashes kill 2 as rebels plan new ‘state’ (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Fresh clashes in east Ukraine left two soldiers dead Wednesday in a spike in fighting as a key rebel leader announced he planned to create a new “state”. …read more Source: The West...