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    Hillel International to open in Poland
    Apr12

    Hillel International to open in Poland

    (JTA) — Hillel International will open operations in Poland, the organization serving Jewish students announced. The opening of Hillel Warsaw is scheduled for April 18, on the eve of the 73rd anniversary of the beginning of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising. A delegation of Hillel International leaders and Jewish dignitaries from around the world will...

    Resignation of Ukraine’s Yatsenyuk will mean ‘less hysteria’
    Apr12

    Resignation of Ukraine’s Yatsenyuk will mean ‘less hysteria’

    Alexey Timofeychev, Russia Beyond the Headlines The announcement by Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk that he is to resign has not been especially lamented among the Russian political establishment. …read more Source: United Press...

    Referendum pressures Netherlands to craft new Ukraine policy
    Apr12

    Referendum pressures Netherlands to craft new Ukraine policy

    The Dutch government will come with an reaction to the Netherlands “no”-vote in the Ukraine referendum last week, and plans on how to proceed, by September at the latest, Minister Bert Koenders of Foreign Affairs wrote in a letter to Parliament on Tuesday. The post Referendum pressures Netherlands to craft new Ukraine policy appeared...

    NKR Operative Headquarters asks to stop food aid
    Apr12

    NKR Operative Headquarters asks to stop food aid

    The Operative Headquarters led by Prime Minister of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic Araik Hartoutiunyan has received 1 million 193 thousand AMD, 1 million USD, 7,700 EUR, and 13 million rubles as of April 10. The donations will be spent on arming the NKR Defense Army. The Operative Headquarters is engaged in distribution of the food aid to the...

    Ukraine parliament weighs PM resignation, government overhaul (AFP)
    Apr12

    Ukraine parliament weighs PM resignation, government overhaul (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine’s parliament was weighing Tuesday whether to approve the resignation of embattled Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk as backroom talks raged about the make-up of a new pro-EU government. …read more Source: The West...

    The Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict is too Dangerous for the U.S. to Ignore: The Washington Post
    Apr12

    The Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict is too Dangerous for the U.S. to Ignore: The Washington Post

    On April 1, an obscure conflict in Azerbaijan’s breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh nearly devolved back into full-scale war between Azerbaijan and Armenia. Transatlantic leaders called for an end to the violence and for redoubled efforts to settle the underlying political conflict but did little else. Russian President Vladimir Putin, by...

    Ukraine set for new government, Finance Minister Yaresko to lose post – MPs
    Apr12

    Ukraine set for new government, Finance Minister Yaresko to lose post – MPs

    Ukraine’s parliament prepared to vote on Tuesday on a new government likely to give President Petro Poroshenko more influence and see reformists such as Finance Minister Natatalia Yaresko leave office, lawmakers said. …read more Source: Channel...

    Complete List of People Named in the Panama Papers
    Apr12

    Complete List of People Named in the Panama Papers

    Heads of state Argentina Mauricio Macri, President of Argentina Saudi Arabia Salman, King of Saudi Arabia United Arab Emirates Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates and Emir of Abu Dhabi Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, President of Ukraine Former heads of state Qatar Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, former Emir of Qatar Sudan...

    Ukraine: Traumatised by war and PTSD
    Apr12

    Ukraine: Traumatised by war and PTSD

    On the front line of Ukraine’s battle against PTSD, with war veterans, psychologists, priests and volunteers. …read more Source: AL...

    Avdiyivka: Eastern Ukraine’s Latest Flashpoint
    Apr12

    Avdiyivka: Eastern Ukraine’s Latest Flashpoint

    The shaky cease-fire between Russia-backed separatists and Ukrainian government troops appears to have fallen apart around the small industrial town of Avdiyivka. In recent weeks, battles have erupted around the strategically important crossroads in eastern Ukraine’s Donetsk region. European observers have reported the “highest level of...