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    News of the day from across the globe, Aug. 12
    Aug12

    News of the day from across the globe, Aug. 12

    Kadiza is believed to have been in a residential building in Raqqa, the Islamic State’s de facto capital in northeast Syria, when it was hit in May by a bomb thought to have been dropped by a Russian warplane, ITV said in an article on its website. “We don’t know who is responsible for the attacks,” Suthipong said, adding that local...

    Ukrainian zoo prides itself on new white lion cubs
    Aug12

    Ukrainian zoo prides itself on new white lion cubs

    A Ukraine zoo now has new born white lion cubs. (Source: Reuters) A private zoo in Ukraine has a new attraction: five white lion cubs. Volodymyr Shevchuk, director of the “XII …read more Source: The Indian...

    Trump adviser joined key party meeting on Ukraine
    Aug12

    Trump adviser joined key party meeting on Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A foreign policy adviser to U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump confirmed his attendance at a meeting last month during which the Republican Party agreed to watered-down language in its support of Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Russia-Ukraine spar threatens to revive Crimea conflict
    Aug12

    Russia-Ukraine spar threatens to revive Crimea conflict

    Ukraine’s President put his Army on combat alert on Thursday along the country’s de facto borders with Crimea as a war of words between Russia and Ukraine threatened to heat up the largely frozen co… …read more Source: The...

    World › U.S. calls for Ukraine-Russia restraint over Crimea
    Aug12

    World › U.S. calls for Ukraine-Russia restraint over Crimea

    The United States on Thursday called on Ukraine and Russia to show restraint after Moscow accused Kiev of plotting attacks in disputed Crimea, and urged a resumption of talks. Ukraine has put its forces on high alert after Russia’s FSB security service said it had thwarted “terrorist attacks” in the… …read more Source:...

    ‘I Thought You’d Forgotten’: Visiting My Friend, a Wounded Ukrainian Soldier
    Aug12

    ‘I Thought You’d Forgotten’: Visiting My Friend, a Wounded Ukrainian Soldier

    KYIV, Ukraine—There were three beds in the hospital room. Two were empty and in the middle bed was my friend Nemo. He was naked except for a white sheet haphazardly draped over his crotch. A mess of tubes extruded from his chest and torso. A long bandage went down his abdomen where the surgeons had opened him up. His legs were like a Jackson...

    US calls for Ukraine-Russia restraint over Crimea
    Aug12

    US calls for Ukraine-Russia restraint over Crimea

    WASHINGTON – The United States on Thursday called on Ukraine and Russia to show restraint after Moscow accused Kiev of plotting attacks in disputed Crimea, and urged a resumption of talks. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Russia accuses Ukraine of terrorism in Crimea, where Russia is building
    Aug12

    Russia accuses Ukraine of terrorism in Crimea, where Russia is building

    Complications have arisen in Putin’s plans to shore up Crimea’s links to Russia with new infrastructure projects. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Russian Officials in Crimea Shut Off the Internet at the Ukrainian Border
    Aug12

    Russian Officials in Crimea Shut Off the Internet at the Ukrainian Border

    Image edited by Kevin Rothrock. Russian officials shut off Internet access in northern Crimea, near the border town of Armyansk, where Moscow claims to have prevented an armed incursion by Ukrainian spies, according to Olga Kovitidi, Crimea’s representative in the upper house of the Russian parliament and a member of the Federation...

    Ukrainian zoo prides itself on new white lion cubs
    Aug12

    Ukrainian zoo prides itself on new white lion cubs

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” A private zoo in Ukraine has a new attraction: five white lion cubs.Volodymyr Shevchuk, director of the “XII Months” zoo near the Ukrainian capital, said the cubs have been separated from their parents, Ivanna… …read more Source: The New Zealand...