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    From Panama Papers To Porridge: 7 Things We Learnt From Putin’s Marathon Phone-In
    Apr14

    From Panama Papers To Porridge: 7 Things We Learnt From Putin’s Marathon Phone-In

    MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir appeared more subdued than usual during his annual televised phone-in Thursday but the leader still managed to cover a diverse array of topics. As well as the situation in Syria and Ukraine, Putin described his porridge habits, whether he’d rush to save a drowning man if that man was the Turkish president...

    The Murder Of Giulio Regeni and The Perils Of Supporting Dictators
    Apr14

    The Murder Of Giulio Regeni and The Perils Of Supporting Dictators

    On April 8, the Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni recalled his Ambassador to Egypt. The decision came on the heels of a meeting held in Rome with an Egyptian delegation on the investigation into the murder of Giulio Regeni, the Italian PhD student whose tortured corpse was found in Cairo on February 3. Burns and cuts scarred his body. His...

    Ukraine must stick to path of reform
    Apr14

    Ukraine must stick to path of reform

    The new government appears less pro-change than its predecessor …read more Source: Financial...

    Ukraine recovers four stolen Dutch paintings
    Apr14

    Ukraine recovers four stolen Dutch paintings

    Four Dutch masterpieces dating from the country’s 17th-century Golden Age have been recovered by security services in Ukraine over 10 years after they were stolen from a museum in the Netherlands, Ukraine Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin said on Thursday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine recovers four stolen Dutch paintings
    Apr14

    Ukraine recovers four stolen Dutch paintings

    KIEV (Reuters) – Four Dutch masterpieces dating from the country’s 17th-century Golden Age have been recovered by security services in Ukraine over 10 years after they were stolen from a museum in the Netherlands, Ukraine Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin said on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    Uman hotel refuses to rent rooms to Jews, Ukrainian Jewish leader says
    Apr14

    Uman hotel refuses to rent rooms to Jews, Ukrainian Jewish leader says

    Dolinsky said he called the hotel, a small establishment with just 17 rooms, because he read an online review by a Jew who was turned away. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Would Putin save Turkey or Ukraine leader from drowning?
    Apr14

    Would Putin save Turkey or Ukraine leader from drowning?

    Russia President put ‘in an awkward position’ by question from 12-year-old boy …read more Source: Gulf...

    World Bank Chief: Poor Hurt by Tax-evading Offshore Accounts
    Apr14

    World Bank Chief: Poor Hurt by Tax-evading Offshore Accounts

    World Bank President Jim Yong Kim said Thursday he is “extremely concerned” about the widespread creation of offshore companies by wealthy people around the world to evade taxes, saying it takes large sums away from governments who need the money to fight poverty. Kim told a news conference in Washington he was distressed by the scope...

    Watch live: Cyberwar in Ukraine?
    Apr14

    Watch live: Cyberwar in Ukraine?

    Does cyberwarfare offer tactical advantages on the battlefield? Join a panel discussion with Passcode and the Atlantic Council’s Cyber Statecraft Initiative on Thursday, April 14. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Ukraine parliament approves Volodymyr Groysman as new PM
    Apr14

    Ukraine parliament approves Volodymyr Groysman as new PM

    Ukraine’s parliament has voted in Volodymyr Groysman, a close ally of President Petro Poroshenko, as prime minister in the most significant political shuffle since a pro-Western government took power two years ago. …read more Source: Iran...