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    UN Staff Member Kidnapped in Eastern Ukraine
    Apr13

    UN Staff Member Kidnapped in Eastern Ukraine

    The United Nations is calling for the “immediate and unconditional” release of one of its staff members kidnapped in eastern Ukraine. A United Nations office in Ukraine statement says it is deeply concerned one of its staff members is being held captive in Donetsk. The statement says the United Nations has information the staff member...

    Its about Panama Leaks issue isntead of medical concerns: Qadri to PM
    Apr13

    Its about Panama Leaks issue isntead of medical concerns: Qadri to PM

    LONDON (Dunya News) – Addressing through video link, Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) Chairman Dr. Tahir-ul-Qadri on Wednesday has accused Sharif family and said that the latter has been involved in establishing off-shore companies through corruption, tax evasion and black money businesses, reported Dunya News.He said that those who earn money...

    Ukraine Set For New Cabinet Amid Growing Infighting, Stymied Reform Agenda
    Apr13

    Ukraine Set For New Cabinet Amid Growing Infighting, Stymied Reform Agenda

    MOSCOW — On Sunday, Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatsenyuk used a television statement to announce that his resignation would be formally submitted Tuesday and ratified by the country’s parliament. Two days later, this didn’t happen. Yatsenyuk remained in the prime minister’s job. It was the latest stay of execution for...

    Parallel Worlds to bring together 18 youth theater companies in Baranovichi
    Apr13

    Parallel Worlds to bring together 18 youth theater companies in Baranovichi

    The Belarusian Youth Capital, the city of Baranovichi, will host the theater forum from 19 to 24 April for the sixth time. Partaking in the festival will be theater companies from Belarus, Ukraine, Russia, Germany, and Estonia. …read more Source:...

    Eight Ukrainian Soldiers Wounded In East
    Apr13

    Eight Ukrainian Soldiers Wounded In East

    Ukraine’s military says eight soldiers have been wounded in fighting with Russia-backed separatists in the east of the country over the past 24 hours. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russians worried about economy before Putin call-in show
    Apr13

    Russians worried about economy before Putin call-in show

    MOSCOW (AP) — Before President Vladimir Putin’s annual call-in show on Thursday, the Kremlin has been sifting through more than 1 million questions from Russians across the country. Chief among concerns this year are the rising cost of utilities — a perennial issue — and the state of Russia’s roads, said Kremlin spokesman Dmitry...

    Ukrainian parliament prepares to vote for new prime minister
    Apr13

    Ukrainian parliament prepares to vote for new prime minister

    Volodymyr Groysman appears to have agreed to take role after days of negotiations that paralysed governmentUkraine’s parliament is due to vote on a new prime minister on Thursday, amid hopes a lengthy political crisis that has paralysed the government and worried Kiev’s western allies will come to an end.After days of negotiations on...

    Lithuania blacklists 46 Russians for prosecuting Ukrainians
    Apr13

    Lithuania blacklists 46 Russians for prosecuting Ukrainians

    VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) ” The Lithuanian government says it has blacklisted 46 Russian citizens involved in the criminal prosecution of several Ukrainians, including the imprisoned pilot Nadezhda Savchenko.Foreign Minister Linas… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Lithuania blacklists 46 Russians for prosecuting Ukrainians
    Apr13

    Lithuania blacklists 46 Russians for prosecuting Ukrainians

    The Lithuanian government says it has blacklisted 46 Russian citizens involved in the criminal prosecution of several Ukrainians, including the imprisoned pilot Nadezhda Savchenko. …read more Source: FOX...

    Rich nations probe Panama Papers tax revelations
    Apr13

    Rich nations probe Panama Papers tax revelations

    Police stand guard outside the Mossack Fonseca law firm offices in Panama City during a raid on April 12, 2016/AFPPARIS, France, Apr 13 – Tax authorities from the world’s richest nations on Wednesday probed a mass of murky offshore dealings revealed in the huge Panama Papers data leak, just hours after police raided the law firm at the...