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    17 die in fire at home for elderly near Kiev
    May29

    17 die in fire at home for elderly near Kiev

    Kiev: Seventeen people died when a makeshift home for elderly people outside the Ukrainian capital Kiev caught fire in the early hours of Sunday, the latest tragedy to shake the conflict-riven country. The fire tore through the two-storey shelter for the elderly which is in the village of Litochky, located some 50 kilometres north of Kiev. “The...

    17 die in fire at Ukraine home for elderly
    May29

    17 die in fire at Ukraine home for elderly

    Seventeen people died when a makeshift home for elderly people outside the Ukrainian capital Kiev caught fire in the early hours of Sunday, the emergencies service said. “The bodies of 17 people have been found at the site of the fire,” the head of Ukraine’s state emergencies service, Mykola Chechetkin, said in comments released...

    17 die in fire at Ukraine home for elderly
    May29

    17 die in fire at Ukraine home for elderly

    Seventeen people died when an unlicenced home for elderly people outside the Ukrainian capital Kiev caught fire in the early hours of Sunday, a fresh tragedy to shake the conflict-riven country. The fire tore through the two-storey building for the elderly in the village of Litochky, located some 50 kilometres north of Kiev. “The bodies of 17...

    Pro-Russian rebels kill 5 Ukrainian soldiers
    May29

    Pro-Russian rebels kill 5 Ukrainian soldiers

    Five Ukrainian servicemen have been killed and four wounded in the past 24 hours as a result of attacks by pro-Russian rebels in separatist eastern regions. …read more Source:...

    17 die in fire at Ukraine home for elderly
    May29

    17 die in fire at Ukraine home for elderly

    Firefighters work in a burned residential building housing elderly people after a fire broke out, in the village Litochky near Kiev, Ukraine, on Monday. — Reuters photo Seventeen people died when an unlicenced home for elderly people outside the Ukrainian capital Kiev caught fire in the early hours of Sunday, a fresh tragedy to shake the...

    Fire kills 17 in senior care home near Kiev
    May29

    Fire kills 17 in senior care home near Kiev

    Allen ConeKIEV, Ukraine, May 29 (UPI) — Seventeen people were killed in a fire at a temporary home for elderly people in a village about 23 miles northeast of Ukraine’s capital Kiev. …read more Source: United Press...

    5 Ukrainian soldiers killed in fresh clashes with pro-Russians
    May29

    5 Ukrainian soldiers killed in fresh clashes with pro-Russians

    Five Ukrainian soldiers have been killed and four injured in fresh clashes with pro-Russians east of Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    U.S. ambassador says Arctic Council a good venue to co-operate with Russia
    May29

    U.S. ambassador says Arctic Council a good venue to co-operate with Russia

    The U.S. envoy to Canada says the Arctic Council is a great venue for his country to talk to Russia despite Moscow’s differences with the West over Ukraine. Ambassador Bruce Heyman told The Canadian Press important progress can be made by the full engagement with the eight-country council in dealing with a wide range of issues, including...

    Arctic Council good venue to co operate with Russia: U.S. ambassador
    May29

    Arctic Council good venue to co operate with Russia: U.S. ambassador

    OTTAWA – The U.S. envoy to Canada says the Arctic Council is a great venue for his country to talk to Russia despite Moscow’s differences with the West over Ukraine. Ambassador Bruce Heyman told The Canadian Press important progress can be made by the full engagement with the eight-country council in dealing with a wide range of issues,...

    Poorer Countries Admire Leaders’ Strength, Wealthier Countries Admire Their Ideals
    May29

    Poorer Countries Admire Leaders’ Strength, Wealthier Countries Admire Their Ideals

    By Paul A. Friesen A recent report by WIN/Gallup International gathered survey research from 65 countries around the world, asking respondents to choose whether they have a favorable or unfavorable view of leaders from the United States, Germany, the United Kingdom, France, Russia, China, India, Brazil, Saudi Arabia, and Iran. Together, these ten...