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    Ukrainian Civilians Suffer Deadly Fallout Of Land Mines
    Dec01

    Ukrainian Civilians Suffer Deadly Fallout Of Land Mines

    With a separatist conflict simmering in eastern Ukraine, land mines are taking a heavy toll on the civilian population. Last year alone, some 600 people — including many children — were killed or injured by mines or other explosive devices. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Containing the Chernobyl disaster 30 years on
    Dec01

    Containing the Chernobyl disaster 30 years on

    30 years ago the Chernobyl disaster resulted in the world’s worst civil nuclear accident. The radioactive fallout formed a cloud that contaminated vast areas of Ukraine and spread across Central and Western Europe. …read more Source: Radio France...

    Russia May Shoot Down Ukrainian Missiles Launched Near Crimea if Threatened
    Dec01

    Russia May Shoot Down Ukrainian Missiles Launched Near Crimea if Threatened

    Russia could shoot down Ukrainian missiles in case they represented threat, local media reported Thursday, citing Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine tests missiles near Crimea despite Russian ire
    Dec01

    Ukraine tests missiles near Crimea despite Russian ire

    Ukraine launches missile tests near Crimea, despite Russian threats to respond to the “provocation”. …read more Source:...

    Russia Will Not Allow Infringement of Its Rights, Putin Says
    Dec01

    Russia Will Not Allow Infringement of Its Rights, Putin Says

    Russian Vladimir Putin has asserted that his country will decide for its own future and will fork for a system of international relations not based on pretence for “hegemony”.“We don’t want any controversy… Unlike some of our international counterparts who are looking for enemies, Russia has never looked for enemies,” Putin has said...

    Russia wants fresh start with US under Trump: Lavrov
    Dec01

    Russia wants fresh start with US under Trump: Lavrov

    Russia Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov called Thursday for a fresh start in relations with the United States under Donald Trump and fired a parting shot at outgoing President Barack Obama.”We are confident that the new administration does not want to repeat the errors of the outgoing one, which deliberately destroyed US-Russian...

    Russia deploys warships near Crimea for Ukrainian missile tests – media reports
    Dec01

    Russia deploys warships near Crimea for Ukrainian missile tests – media reports

    Kiev began two days of missile tests on Thursday, angering Russia, which has put its air defence forces on high alert saying it hopes the war games won’t disrupt international flights. …read more Source: Hindustan...

    Vita baridi baina ya Urusi na nchi za Magharibu yaibuka upya
    Dec01

    Vita baridi baina ya Urusi na nchi za Magharibu yaibuka upya

    Kirkenes, Norway (CNN) KIFARU cha Jeshi la Wanamaji wa Marekani, US Marines kinavunja ukimya wa msitu na barafu, huko kaskazini zaidi ya mstari wa Aktiki, huku ndege zisizoendeshwa na rubani (drones) zikiwa zinazunguka juu na moshi wa njano na kijani ukisambaa kwenye hewa yenye baridi kali. Wanaelekea wapi? Kwenye handaki mbele zaidi, likiwa...

    Lithuanian Civilians, Fearing Russian Attack, Prepare for the Worst
    Dec01

    Lithuanian Civilians, Fearing Russian Attack, Prepare for the Worst

    Rasa Miskinyte spent last Saturday in a freezing forest near Lithuania’s capital learning to gather water from a pond with a condom, to filter it through sand, charcoal and cloth, and to make her own stove from a beer can. She thought some basic survival skills would be helpful if Russian troops ever entered Vilnius and her family escaped...

    Russia warns to shoot down Ukrainian missiles near Crimea
    Dec01

    Russia warns to shoot down Ukrainian missiles near Crimea

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