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    Russia’s TV Rain Swims Against Tide in Sea of Kremlin Propaganda
    Apr26

    Russia’s TV Rain Swims Against Tide in Sea of Kremlin Propaganda

    Television, where most Russians get their news, has increasingly been under pressure in Russia. It is now almost completely state controlled. But in Moscow, TV Rain stands out as an island in a sea of Kremlin media attacks. Privately owned TV Rain is one of Russia’s few remaining broadcasters willing to regularly air views critical of...

    Several Ukrainian MPs join Armenian Genocide recognition initiative
    Apr26

    Several Ukrainian MPs join Armenian Genocide recognition initiative

    Chairman of Union of Armenians of Ukraine Vilen Shatvoryan thanked Ukrainian MPs for their devotion to justice. …read more Source:...

    30 years on, Ukrainians remember victims of Chernobyl disaster
    Apr26

    30 years on, Ukrainians remember victims of Chernobyl disaster

    Ukraine held memorial services on Tuesday (Wednesday NZ Time) to mark the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster which permanently poisoned swathes of eastern Europe and highlighted the shortcomings of the secretive Soviet system. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine marks 30th anniversary of Chernobyl nuclear meltdown
    Apr26

    Ukraine marks 30th anniversary of Chernobyl nuclear meltdown

    The 30th anniversary of the worst nuclear disaster ever was marked in Ukraine Tuesday, with many urging the government to maintain support for survivors. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Ukraine marks 30 years since Chernobyl catastrophe
    Apr26

    Ukraine marks 30 years since Chernobyl catastrophe

    Chernobyl – Ukrainians held candlelit vigils on Tuesday to mark 30 years since the world’s worst nuclear accident at Chernobyl spewed radiation across Europe and left several thousand people dead or d …read more Source: Big News...

    30 years on, Ukrainians remember victims of Chernobyl disaster
    Apr26

    30 years on, Ukrainians remember victims of Chernobyl disaster

    KIEV: Ukraine held memorial services on Tuesday to mark the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster which permanently poisoned swathes of eastern Europe and highlighted the shortcomings of the secretive Soviet system. In the early hours of April 26, 1986, a botched test at the nuclear plant in then-Soviet Ukraine triggered a meltdown...

    Corruption? The developing world has bigger problems
    Apr26

    Corruption? The developing world has bigger problems

    Demonstrators in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala, protest against corruption in the country last year. 17th August, 2015 ©ROSENDO CASTILLO/NEWZULU/PA Images Few challenges in international development ignite as much passion as corruption. Perhaps ironically given the recent Panama Papers scandal, the UK government has encouraged the “zero tolerance”...

    Prominent journalist denied work permit in Ukraine
    Apr26

    Prominent journalist denied work permit in Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) — One of the most influential journalists on Ukrainian television was denied a work permit on Tuesday, authorities said. …read more Source: CNS...

    Russia officially bans Crimean Tatar Mejlis as ‘extremist’
    Apr26

    Russia officially bans Crimean Tatar Mejlis as ‘extremist’

    The Supreme Court of Russian-held Crimea has branded the Crimean Tatars’ self-governing body. …read more Source:...

    Europe Needs ‘Active’ NATO to Halt ‘Moscow Menace’: Polish Foreign Minister
    Apr26

    Europe Needs ‘Active’ NATO to Halt ‘Moscow Menace’: Polish Foreign Minister

    Poland’s Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski has urged NATO to be more active in the face of the “menace” posed by Russia, according to his article in politics journal Foreign Policy. Poland has been one of the strongest critics of Russian foreign policy since the annexation of Crimea in 2014 and it will host the next NATO summit in its...