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    Sen. Pacquiao to fight on Nov. 5
    Jul19

    Sen. Pacquiao to fight on Nov. 5

    Neophyte Senator Manny Pacquiao is coming out of a brief retirement and will return to the boxing ring on Nov. 5 after Top Rank chief Bob Arum conferred with the Filipino boxing icon. Arum said if Terence Crawford wins against Viktor Postol of Ukraine in their showdown this weekend, he will be a prime candidate to face Pacquiao. But not to be...

    Women in Russia, Ukraine unite online against sex abuse
    Jul19

    Women in Russia, Ukraine unite online against sex abuse

    Hundreds of personal stories of sexual violence and harassment are appearing on social media in Russia and Ukraine, after a post by Ukrainian journalist Nastya Melnychenko became an internet sensation. In a region where any discussion of sexual and domestic violence is often taboo, the widespread reaction triggered by the Melnychenko posting has...

    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. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Women in Russia, Ukraine unite online against sex abuse
    Jul19

    Women in Russia, Ukraine unite online against sex abuse

    MOSCOW (AP) — 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 years old when she was raped by a stranger just steps from her...

    Seven Ukraine troops die in worst clashes in two months
    Jul19

    Seven Ukraine troops die in worst clashes in two months

    NNA – 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 announcem …read more Source: National News...

    HIV infections level off at ‘worrying’ 2.5m a year
    Jul19

    HIV infections level off at ‘worrying’ 2.5m a year

    PARIS: Some 2.5 million people are still becoming infected with HIV every year even as drugs have slashed the death rate and virus-carriers live longer than ever, a global AIDS study said Tuesday. New infections have plateaued for the past 10 years after a steep dip from the peak rate of 3.3 million in 1997, said the authors of a comprehensive...

    Separatists In Eastern Ukraine Stage Fake Riot Against Pretend Monitors
    Jul19

    Separatists In Eastern Ukraine Stage Fake Riot Against Pretend Monitors

    Residents in Ukraine’s separatist-controlled eastern city of Luhansk staged a fake riot involving hundreds of locals. The exercise on July 19 was organized by a local pro-Russian activist group on the streets of the city. It included a simulation of residents confronting armed international monitors acting as a police force. (RFE/RL’s...

    Seven Ukraine troops die in worst clashes in two months
    Jul19

    Seven Ukraine troops die in worst clashes in two months

    Fighting marks the bloodiest clashes with pro-Russian separatists …read more Source: Gulf...

    Seven Ukraine troops die in worst clashes in two months (AFP)
    Jul19

    Seven Ukraine troops die in worst clashes in two months (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine said 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. …read more Source: The West...

    Seven Ukrainian Soldiers Killed In Deadliest Month In Nearly A Year
    Jul19

    Seven Ukrainian Soldiers Killed In Deadliest Month In Nearly A Year

    Ukraine said seven government soldiers have been killed in the past 24 hours in clashes with pro-Russia separatists in the country’s east, making July the deadliest month for the Ukrainian military in nearly a year. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...