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    PM Trudeau plans to visit Ukraine this summer
    May22

    PM Trudeau plans to visit Ukraine this summer

    Ukraine and Canada will sign free trade agreement Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is planning to pay an official visit to Ukraine this summer, reports Ukrinform citing its own source. The details of the visit are yet to be agreed, but the most probable date is early July. …read more Source: National...

    How the Nuremberg trials found names for the Nazis’ crimes
    May22

    How the Nuremberg trials found names for the Nazis’ crimes

    In this extract from his book East West Street, human rights lawyer Philippe Sands tells the personal stories of how genocide and crimes against humanity were first defined in lawA little after three o’clock in the afternoon, the wooden door behind the defendants’ dock slid open and Hans Frank entered courtroom 600. He wore a grey...

    New Database Aimed at Exposing ‘Kleptocrats’
    May22

    New Database Aimed at Exposing ‘Kleptocrats’

    Making documentary evidence of government corruption accessible to anyone with an Internet connection seems to be catching on. Earlier this month, the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists launched a searchable public database for the Panama Papers, the more than 11.5 million documents leaked from a Panamanian law firm revealing...

    MH17 families sue Russian and Putin for compensation
    May22

    MH17 families sue Russian and Putin for compensation

    Application reportedly filed in European court of human rights seeking $10m in compensation per passengerAn Australian law firm has reportedly filed a compensation claim against Russia and its president, Vladimir Putin, in the European court of human rights on behalf of families of victims of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17.The jetliner crashed in...

    Australian firm names Russia, Putin in MH17 compensation claim: report
    May22

    Australian firm names Russia, Putin in MH17 compensation claim: report

    An Australian law firm has filed a compensation claim against Russia and President Vladimir Putin at the European Court of Human Rights on behalf of families of victims of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17, which was shot down in 2014, media reported. The jetliner went down in Ukraine in pro-Russian rebel-held territory on July 17, 2014, […] The...

    Annual street music festival occupies Kiev streets
    May22

    Annual street music festival occupies Kiev streets

    A music festival has been held in the Ukrainian capital Kiev. …read more Source:...

    A drive through Eastern Europe’s twilight zone
    May22

    A drive through Eastern Europe’s twilight zone

    When I embarked on a road trip from Ukraine’s capital Kiev to Romania’s Transylvania in early May, I was blissfully unaware of the fear and paranoia that lurks in the border zones between East and West. I had bought a Peugeot convertible in Estonia the previous year, and needed to drive it out of Ukraine to avoid paying expensive...

    Russia, Putin Named In MH17 Compensation Claim
    May22

    Russia, Putin Named In MH17 Compensation Claim

    A law firm in Australia has filed a compensation claim against Russia and President Vladimir Putin on behalf of victims of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17, shot down in 2014. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Australian law firm names Russia, President Putin in MH17 compensation claim
    May22

    Australian law firm names Russia, President Putin in MH17 compensation claim

    The aircraft, which was en route from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur, was shot down by a Russian-made surface-to-air missile (AP Photo) An Australian law firm has filed a compensation claim against Russia and President Vladimir Putin in the European Court of Human Rights on behalf of families of victims of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17, shot down in...

    MH17 families sue Russia and Vladimir Putin for £5 million per victim
    May22

    MH17 families sue Russia and Vladimir Putin for £5 million per victim

    Families of victims of doomed Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17, shot down over Ukraine in 2014, have sued Russia and President Vladimir Putin. …read more Source:...