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    Malaysian photographer lied about Fukushima aftermath shots, say critics
    Jul20

    Malaysian photographer lied about Fukushima aftermath shots, say critics

    AFTER becoming an instant online sensation for a series of photographs showing the aftermath of the Fukushima nuclear disaster recently, several quarters have begun questioning the veracity of Keow Wee Loong’s claims that he entered the exclusion zones in Japan. Polish photographer and filmmaker, Arkadiusz Podniesiński, was one of the...

    Putin May Be Turkey’s New Buddy after the Failed Coup
    Jul20

    Putin May Be Turkey’s New Buddy after the Failed Coup

    Nikolas K. Gvosdev Politics, Middle East Erdoğan is set to turn to Russia. As we continue to sort through the aftermath of the failed attempt at a military coup against the government of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, one unexpected (and potentially unwelcome, from a U.S. standpoint) development is that this botched attempt to remove Erdoğan...

    Seven Ukraine troops die in worst clashes in two months
    Jul20

    Seven Ukraine troops die in worst clashes in two months

    KIEV: Ukraine said on Tuesday seven of its soldiers had been killed and 14 wounded in “very heated” fighting that marked the bloodiest clashes with pro-Russian separatists in two months. The announcement — the highest daily death toll since Ukraine reported seven of its soldiers dying on May 24 — follows a flurry of talks...

    Haunting video shows how MH17 was shot down two years ago
    Jul20

    Haunting video shows how MH17 was shot down two years ago

    THIS chilling animated video shows how MH17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine, two years on from the tragedy which left 298 people dead. …read more Source:...

    Don’t Buy The Hype About Turkey And NATO
    Jul20

    Don’t Buy The Hype About Turkey And NATO

    WASHINGTON ― After news spread Friday of a coup attempt in Turkey, outside observers rushed to speculate about what the events meant for NATO: Were the Turks jeopardizing their status in the mutual defense alliance, and were fellow NATO members ready to respond to the overthrow of Turkey’s elected government?The answer was clear. Turkey has...

    Unconventional quartet Syrene Saxofoonkwartet jazz up classical music
    Jul20

    Unconventional quartet Syrene Saxofoonkwartet jazz up classical music

    This year’s Chamberfest is, as usual, full of different themes ranging from a focus on Bach to Canada’s Ukrainian community, to performances highlighting the cello. Another major theme is the presence of female performers in large numbers. From the Swedish a cappella quartet Kongero to Jane Bunnett and Maqueque, women are getting...

    The Real Winner At The GOP Convention Is Vladimir Putin
    Jul20

    The Real Winner At The GOP Convention Is Vladimir Putin

    CLEVELAND ― While the nation obsessed over Melania Trump’s plagiarism and other oddities during the first day of the Republican National Convention, something much wilder ― and more telling about the substance of a potential Trump presidency ― went down largely unnoticed.Team Trump proved that they now have such a tight grip on the...

    Ukraine army deaths soar in July
    Jul19

    Ukraine army deaths soar in July

    Kiev: Ukraine’s army suffered its deadliest month since August 2015 as international diplomacy fails to stem more than two years of fighting in the nation’s east. Seven soldiers were killed and 14 wounded in the past 24 hours, the biggest daily death toll since May, military spokesman Andriy Lysenko said on Tuesday. That brings the...

    Good day for Jamaican sprinters on Day 1 of World U-20 Championships
    Jul19

    Good day for Jamaican sprinters on Day 1 of World U-20 Championships

    Jamaica’s medal hopefuls Junelle Bromfield and Tiffany James are safely through to the semi-finals of the women’s 100 metres at the 2016 IAAF World Under-20 Championships in Bydgoszcz, Poland. Both easily won their heat during the afternoon session on the opening day of the five-day championships on Tuesday. Bromfield, who is the top...

    Women in Russia, Ukraine Unite Online against Sex Abuse
    Jul19

    Women in Russia, Ukraine Unite Online against Sex Abuse

    Women across Russia and Ukraine are uniting and speaking out – for once, not about the tensions between their two nations, nor the Russia-backed separatists fighting in eastern Ukraine – but about their experiences of rape and sexual violence.Victoria Ivleva was just 20… …read more Source:...