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    Supporters of Florence Nightingale Say Jamaican-born Mary Seacole Receiving Attention for “Political Reasons”
    Jun23

    Supporters of Florence Nightingale Say Jamaican-born Mary Seacole Receiving Attention for “Political Reasons”

    A statue of Jamaican-born nurse Mary Seacole is scheduled for installation at St. Thomas Hospital in London in late June 2016. The 8-foot-tall statue, which cost $730,000, is the first of its kind to be paced in honor or Seacole, who used knowledge of herbal medicine learned in the Caribbean, to provide care for soldiers during the Crimean War...

    Trudeau: Canada has ‘real concerns’ about Russia
    Jun23

    Trudeau: Canada has ‘real concerns’ about Russia

    OTTAWA: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Wednesday expressed “real concerns” over a more assertive Russia, as his government reportedly considers taking command of a new NATO battalion in the Baltics. “We have real concerns about Russia and about its actions and we will be thoughtful and firm, as I have always been, on how we re-engage...

    Ukraine’s Savchenko: ‘There Are No Bad Nations, There Are Bad People’
    Jun23

    Ukraine’s Savchenko: ‘There Are No Bad Nations, There Are Bad People’

    Nadiya Savchenko, the former military Ukrainian pilot captured by Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine in 2014, spent nearly two years in a Russian prison before being swapped for two captured Russian servicemen in May. Now a member of Ukraine’s parliament, she was in Strasbourg, France, this week as her country’s delegate to...

    OSCE Urges Ukraine, Separatists to Probe Cease-fire Violations
    Jun23

    OSCE Urges Ukraine, Separatists to Probe Cease-fire Violations

    The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe, monitoring a fragile cease-fire in eastern Ukraine, has called on Ukraine and Russian-backed separatists to do more to investigate violations of the agreement. Alexander Hug, deputy director of the OSCE monitoring mission in Ukraine, told Reuters that both sides often failed to investigate...

    OSCE urges probe of Minsk peace treaty violations in eastern Ukraine
    Jun22

    OSCE urges probe of Minsk peace treaty violations in eastern Ukraine

    European monitoring group OSCE has called on Ukraine and Russia-backed separatists to do more to investigate violations of the ceasefire. The shaky ceasefire was brokered in Minsk last year. …read more Source:...

    France Sees Ukraine Summit Next Month, Russia Skeptical
    Jun22

    France Sees Ukraine Summit Next Month, Russia Skeptical

    France says a four-way summit on Ukraine is “feasible” next month in the light of “progress” in the crisis. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Croatia beat Spain 2-1 to go top of Group D
    Jun22

    Croatia beat Spain 2-1 to go top of Group D

    Spain have suffered a shocking 2-1 defeat at the hands of Croatia in Bordeaux to play with Italy in the last 16 of Euro 2016. The Spaniards just couldn’t have asked for a better start on Tuesday as they took the lead after just 7 minutes through Alvaro Morata. But, the Croatians managed to level the scoring just a few seconds from half-time...

    The day after Britain votes
    Jun22

    The day after Britain votes

    When David Cameron honored his pledge to hold a referendum on Europe following an unexpectedly resounding election triumph last year, the choice put before British voters was roughly this: Keep the status quo ante or leap into an unknown. At some point in the last few months, status quo came off the ballot. Whether the U.K. stays or not after...

    OSCE urges Ukraine and separatists to investigate ceasefire violations
    Jun22

    OSCE urges Ukraine and separatists to investigate ceasefire violations

    BERLIN (Reuters) – The Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe, monitoring a fragile ceasefire in eastern Ukraine, has called on Ukraine and Russian-backed separatists to do more to investigate violations of the agreement. …read more Source: The...

    OSCE urges Ukraine and separatists to investigate ceasefire violations
    Jun22

    OSCE urges Ukraine and separatists to investigate ceasefire violations

    The Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe, monitoring a fragile ceasefire in eastern Ukraine, has called on Ukraine and Russian-backed separatists to do more to investigate violations of the agreement. …read more Source: Channel...