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    How Constitutional Revisions Fatten the Already Porky Leaders in the Former Soviet Union
    Jun12

    How Constitutional Revisions Fatten the Already Porky Leaders in the Former Soviet Union

    Image: Kremlin. Stock Photo. Pixabay.com Constitutions are supposed to be the ultimate guarantor of citizens’ rights, but cunning leaders in the former Soviet Union often manipulate them for their own ends, not the people’s. The most egregious manipulation of the constitutional-revision process is changing the document to allow a...

    Ukraine’s Lomachenko knocks out Martinez for WBO title
    Jun12

    Ukraine’s Lomachenko knocks out Martinez for WBO title

    Vasyl Lomachenko turned a Puerto Rican celebration into a Ukrainian holiday with a brutal knockout of Rocky Martinez to take the WBO junior lightweight title Saturday night. …read more Source: The...

    CPH Post readers at Euro 2016: Beginning to believe again
    Jun12

    CPH Post readers at Euro 2016: Beginning to believe again

    Dawid Andersen, a Polish recruitment consultant at Work in Denmark, first moved here in 1991, and they have been lean years – well, at least until 2008. “I first noticed him at Lech Poznań,” he says of Bayern Munich’s Robert Lewandowski – their first genuine world-class player since Juventus striker Zibi Boniek in the 1980s – who was...

    Paul Manafort’s wild and lucrative Philippine adventure
    Jun12

    Paul Manafort’s wild and lucrative Philippine adventure

    When Paul Manafort met Ferdinand Marcos in the 1980s, each had something the other wanted. Marcos, then in his third decade as leader of the Philippines, had developed a reputation in Washington as a stalwart ally in the fight against communism. But he was facing rising concerns about rampant corruption, plundering of public resources and human...

    Brexit ‘disastrous’ for EU global role: analysts
    Jun12

    Brexit ‘disastrous’ for EU global role: analysts

    Brussels (AFP) – Britain leaving the European Union would strip the bloc of a nuclear-armed global player and prove disastrous for its presence on the world stage, analysts say.The timing could hardly be worse, as the EU struggles with its biggest migration crisis since World War II and the continent facing a growing threat from terrorism...

    Kyiv’s LGBT Community Holds A March Of Equality
    Jun12

    Kyiv’s LGBT Community Holds A March Of Equality

    Ukraine’s capital is holding an LGBT pride parade, with European Parliament lawmakers expected to attend the March of Equality on June 12. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Lomachenko knocks out Martinez for historic 2nd title
    Jun12

    Lomachenko knocks out Martinez for historic 2nd title

    NEW YORK – Ukraine’s Vasyl Lomachenko knocked out Roman Martinez on Saturday to grab the World Boxing Organization super featherweight world title — his second world belt in just his seventh pro bout. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Boxing: Lomachenko knocks out Martinez for historic 2nd title
    Jun12

    Boxing: Lomachenko knocks out Martinez for historic 2nd title

    NEW YORK: Ukraine’s Vasyl Lomachenko knocked out Roman Martinez on Saturday to grab the World Boxing Organization super featherweight world title — his second world belt in just his seventh pro bout. Two-time Olympic gold medalist Lomachenko sent Puerto Rico’s Martinez sprawling on his back with a devastating left uppercut-right hook...

    Ireland, Sweden seek redemption in opening Group E clash
    Jun12

    Ireland, Sweden seek redemption in opening Group E clash

    Football Soccer – Euro 2016 – Sweden Training – Parc des Sports Leo Lagrange, Saint-Nazaire – 8/6/16 – Sweden’s players attend training. Photo: REUTERS/File PARIS: Ireland and Sweden meet in the Euro 2016 Group E opener at the Stade de France on Monday where a win would go a long way to redeeming their past failures in the championship and...

    Brexit ‘disastrous’ for EU global role — analysts
    Jun12

    Brexit ‘disastrous’ for EU global role — analysts

    BRUSSELS: Britain leaving the European Union would strip the bloc of a nuclear-armed global player and prove “disastrous” for its presence on the world stage, analysts say. The timing could hardly be worse, as the EU struggles with its biggest migration crisis since World War II and the continent facing a growing threat from terrorism fueled by...