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    Roma Flee Ukrainian Village After Mob Attack Over Killing Of 9-Year-Old Girl
    Aug29

    Roma Flee Ukrainian Village After Mob Attack Over Killing Of 9-Year-Old Girl

    Most of the Romany families in a small village in southern Ukraine have fled after a day of mob violence targeting them over the killing of a 9-year-old girl. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Journalist found dead in Kiev
    Aug29

    Journalist found dead in Kiev

    …read more Source: The Telegraph

    Lithuania formin says EU sanctions on Russia should stay
    Aug29

    Lithuania formin says EU sanctions on Russia should stay

    EU sanctions on Russia over the conflict in Ukraine should stay in place as long the situation on the ground does not improve, Lithuania’s foreign minister said on Monday, dismissing calls from EU’s rotating president Slovakia for them to be lifted. …read more Source: Channel...

    Lithuania formin says EU sanctions on Russia should stay
    Aug29

    Lithuania formin says EU sanctions on Russia should stay

    OSLO (Reuters) – EU sanctions on Russia over the conflict in Ukraine should stay in place as long the situation on the ground does not improve, Lithuania’s foreign minister said on Monday, dismissing calls from EU’s rotating president Slovakia for them to be lifted. …read more Source: The...

    Romas flee Ukraine village after girl’s murder
    Aug29

    Romas flee Ukraine village after girl’s murder

    A Roma community was forced to abandon a village in southern Ukraine after one of its members was accused of stabbing a young girl to death, sparking riots. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Human Rights Activists Condemn Secret Detentions in Ukraine
    Aug29

    Human Rights Activists Condemn Secret Detentions in Ukraine

    International rights group are raising the alarm about secret detentions in Ukraine. Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch published a report this summer detailing the use of torture and secret detentions by both the Ukrainian government and the Russia-backed separatist rebels it is fighting in the country’s east. The two groups said...

    Jewish immigrants flee Ukrainian civil war
    Aug29

    Jewish immigrants flee Ukrainian civil war

    As tensions rise between Russia and Ukraine, 211 new immigrants from Ukraine will land tomorrow Ben Gurion Airport. …read more Source: Arutz...

    Ukrainians Remember Troops Killed In 2014 Ilovaisk Battle
    Aug29

    Ukrainians Remember Troops Killed In 2014 Ilovaisk Battle

    In Kyiv, Ukrainians honored soldiers and security forces killed while fighting Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine in 2014. They gathered at Saint Michael’s Square to recall those who died two years ago in and around the city of Ilovaisk. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Bulgarians and foreigners join 65th International Cycling Tour of Bulgaria
    Aug29

    Bulgarians and foreigners join 65th International Cycling Tour of Bulgaria

    The 65th International Cycling Tour of Bulgaria takes place in the period August 28 – September 2. It started in Sofia and the final is scheduled for the town of Troyan, central North Bulgaria. The overall length of the tour is 899 km, which are to be covered in 6 stages. 16 teams will join the contest – 3 of them Bulgarian and 13 from abroad – 2...

    Vladimir Putin to skip UN General Assembly
    Aug29

    Vladimir Putin to skip UN General Assembly

    Russian President Vladimir Putin will not attend the United Nations General Assembly in New York this September, the Kremlin announced Monday. “The president does not plan participation in the General Assembly this year,” Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters, according to the TASS news agency. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov is...