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    Police-Station Occupiers Also Shined Spotlight on Russian Subjugation of Armenia
    Aug13

    Police-Station Occupiers Also Shined Spotlight on Russian Subjugation of Armenia

    Image: Peaceful protesters and journalists were subjected to excessive force by Armenian police on July 29, 2016. Author: Human Rights Watch The 31 armed men who took over a police station in Armenia’s capital of Yerevan on July 17 made two demands that got widespread news coverage. After the 20 men who were still in the station on July 31...

    Pope surprises 20 ex-prostitutes by knocking on their door in Rome
    Aug13

    Pope surprises 20 ex-prostitutes by knocking on their door in Rome

    Pope Francis surprised 20 former prostitutes on Friday by knocking on their door in Rome and popping in for a chat. The Argentine, who has repeatedly described the human trafficking behind much prostitution as “a crime against humanity”, sat down with the group, including four women from Albania, seven from Nigeria and six from Romania. The other...

    Pope in surprise visit to ex-prostitutes
    Aug13

    Pope in surprise visit to ex-prostitutes

    Pope Francis, pictured speaking on August 4, 2016, sat down with a group of 20 former prostitutes in Rome, who are being sheltered by a Catholic association in an apartment in the Italian capital © AFP/File / Giuseppe CacaceVatican City, Vatican City State, Aug 12 – Pope Francis surprised 20 former prostitutes on Friday by knocking on their door...

    U.S. general urges Russia to allow observers at military drills
    Aug13

    U.S. general urges Russia to allow observers at military drills

    The comments came as Ukraine accuses Russia of amassing more than 40,000 troops in Crimea and on the Ukrainian border. …read more Source:...

    EU backs Ukraine as Kiev-Moscow tensions mount
    Aug13

    EU backs Ukraine as Kiev-Moscow tensions mount

    The European Union has pledged support for Ukraine amid escalating tensions between Kiev and Moscow. …read more Source:...

    Pope in surprise visit to ex-prostitutes
    Aug13

    Pope in surprise visit to ex-prostitutes

    VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis surprised 20 former prostitutes on Friday by knocking on their door in Rome and popping in for a chat. The Argentine, who has repeatedly described the human trafficking behind much prostitution as “a crime against humanity”, sat down with the group, including four women from Albania, seven from Nigeria and...

    EU vows to back Kiev amid escalating tensions Russia over Crimea
    Aug13

    EU vows to back Kiev amid escalating tensions Russia over Crimea

    EU pledges continued support for Ukraine amid escalating tensions between Kiev and Moscow. …read more Source:...

    Russia says it could break diplomatic ties with Ukraine over alleged ‘saboteurs’ in Crimea
    Aug13

    Russia says it could break diplomatic ties with Ukraine over alleged ‘saboteurs’ in Crimea

    Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said Friday that Russia could break diplomatic ties with Ukraine over reported security incidents in Crimea — something it didn’t do even after annexing Crimea or throwing its support behind separatist rebels in the east. State news agencies quoted Medvedev as saying that he wouldn’t like the ties to be...

    Pope makes surprise visit to former prostitutes
    Aug13

    Pope makes surprise visit to former prostitutes

    Pope Francis kisses a lady while meeting former sex workers who were forced to prostitution.–BBC photo Pope Francis has surprised 20 former prostitutes by popping in for a visit at their safe house in Rome. The women had been rescued from their pimps and are being given shelter and protection at an apartment run by a Catholic charity in...

    Ukraine’s linguistic gymnasium receives equipment from China
    Aug13

    Ukraine’s linguistic gymnasium receives equipment from China

    Kiev Gymnasium of Oriental Languages received modern educational equipment worth about 226,000 U.S. dollars from the Chinese government, the Ukrainian Education Ministry said on Friday. …read more Source: China Internet Information...