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    US keeps China, India on shame list
    Apr28

    US keeps China, India on shame list

    Intellectual property WASHINGTON: The Obama administration on Wednesday kept China, Russia and India on its annual list of countries with the worst records of preventing the theft of intellectual property and cited Switzerland for failing to curb online copyright infringements. The annual list, released by the US Trade Representative’s...

    Global press freedom at 12-year low: Watchdog
    Apr28

    Global press freedom at 12-year low: Watchdog

    WASHINGTON: Global press freedom fell in 2015, hit by violence against journalists in the Middle East, intimidation in Mexico and concerns about free expression in Hong Kong, a watchdog said Wednesday. An annual survey by pro-democracy group Freedom House said freedom of the press worldwide dropped to its lowest level in 12 years. The survey of...

    Documentary Tells Tale of Chernobyl Returnees
    Apr28

    Documentary Tells Tale of Chernobyl Returnees

    Ukraine this week is marking the 30th anniversary of the world’s worst nuclear accident, at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant. Soviet officials at first said little about the accident, but later evacuated a 2,600-square-kilometer “exclusion zone.” Some people, though, came back. American directors Holly Morris and Anne Bogart...

    EU, Ukraine Postpone Summit Until September
    Apr28

    EU, Ukraine Postpone Summit Until September

    The EU says it has postponed an EU-Ukraine Summit that was scheduled for next month until September. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Donald Trump struggles to explain ‘America first’ foreign policy
    Apr28

    Donald Trump struggles to explain ‘America first’ foreign policy

    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gives a foreign policy speech at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, Wednesday, April 27, 2016. Donald Trump strained to lay out a clear vision of his “America first” foreign policy on Wednesday, vowing to substitute hard-headed realism for what he called a post-Cold War era replete with US national...

    Ukraine says Russia detained sister of jailed pilot Savchenko
    Apr28

    Ukraine says Russia detained sister of jailed pilot Savchenko

    Ukraine accused Russia on Wednesday of detaining the sister of jailed Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko and seizing her passport while she was in a Ukrainian diplomatic car at a border crossing between the two countries. …read more Source: France...

    Ukraine says Russia detained sister of jailed pilot Savchenko
    Apr28

    Ukraine says Russia detained sister of jailed pilot Savchenko

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine accused Russia on Wednesday of detaining the sister of jailed Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko and seizing her passport on the border between the two countries. …read more Source:...

    Nuland: No Deadline For Ukraine Vote, Sanctions To Stay Until Minsk Fulfilled
    Apr28

    Nuland: No Deadline For Ukraine Vote, Sanctions To Stay Until Minsk Fulfilled

    The United States is not setting a precise deadline for Kyiv to hold disputed elections in war-wracked eastern Ukraine, a senior U.S. official on European affairs says. U.S. Assistant Secretary of St …read more Source: Big News...

    Savchenko’s Lawyer Says She Has Received Forms For Extradition
    Apr28

    Savchenko’s Lawyer Says She Has Received Forms For Extradition

    Jailed Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko has received official forms needed for her to be extradited from Russia to Ukraine, her lawyer says. Attorney Mark Feigin told Russia’s RIA Novosti news agency …read more Source: Big News...

    The Kremlin’s Candidate
    Apr28

    The Kremlin’s Candidate

    Back when he hosted a prime-time talk show on MSNBC, Ed Schultz divided the world into heroes and villains. The heroes usually included Democrats like Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton. The villains were most Republicans, and especially Donald J. Trump. When Trump obsessed over Obama’s birth certificate and academic credentials in 2011,...