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    Women Struggle Against Violence in Kyrgyz Society, But How Many Men Will Help Them?
    Jul15

    Women Struggle Against Violence in Kyrgyz Society, But How Many Men Will Help Them?

    A Kyrgyz girl near the ancient heritage site Tash-Rabat. Wikipedia image. Meet Daniar Aitman, Kyrgyzstan’s unlikely — read ‘male’ — hub for stories posted under the “I am not afraid to speak” (#яНеБоюсьСказать) hashtag, an anti-gender discrimination and anti-sexual violence campaign that began in Ukraine and has filtered into other...

    Nice Attack: How the World Reacted
    Jul15

    Nice Attack: How the World Reacted

    Governments and international bodies around the world have rushed to respond to the tragic events in Nice, where a truck drove into crowds celebrating Bastille Day late Thursday, killing more than 80 people in what authorities are considering politically motivated attack. In the U.K., responding to the attack marks a first test for the new...

    John Kerry: U.S. to ask Russia for alliance in fight against Islamic State
    Jul15

    John Kerry: U.S. to ask Russia for alliance in fight against Islamic State

    However, both want to eliminate Islamic State, which has gained significant territory in Syria and Iraq in recent years. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Thursday said that he would meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin to propose that the two countries should “synchronise” operations in Syria against the terrorist group,...

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko completes official visit to Azerbaijan
    Jul15

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko completes official visit to Azerbaijan

    …read more Source: Today.Az

    President Ilham Aliyev hosted dinner reception in honor of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko
    Jul15
    President Poroshenko ends official visit to Azerbaijan
    Jul15

    President Poroshenko ends official visit to Azerbaijan

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has today ended his official visit to Azerbaijan. …read more Source:...

    President  Aliyev hosts dinner reception in honor of Ukrainian president
    Jul15

    President Aliyev hosts dinner reception in honor of Ukrainian president

    President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has hosted a dinner reception in honor of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko. …read more Source:...

    Russia uses the law to put pressure on internet users
    Jul15

    Russia uses the law to put pressure on internet users

    More and more people in Russia are being given jail sentences for controversial posts on the internet. Simply questioning the annexation of Crimea is enough to lead to charges. Now, laws have been tightened once again. In Russia, the internet was once seen as the last refuge of free speech. As the state’s grip on television tightened and...

    US offers Russia closer cooperation to save Syria plan
    Jul15

    US offers Russia closer cooperation to save Syria plan

    MOSCOW: Top US diplomat John Kerry met Russia’s President Vladimir Putin on Thursday to offer him closer military cooperation in the hope of salvaging the stalled Syria peace process. Ahead of the meeting, pessimistic US officials were careful to say it was not a last chance for diplomacy to work, but stressed they were running out of...

    Ukraine’s  disappeared cast a long shadow over a divided nation
    Jul15

    Ukraine’s disappeared cast a long shadow over a divided nation

    Search for the missing and dead could last years and hamper any reconciliation efforts …read more Source: The Irish...