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    Journey behind a Name: Reviving Circassian Mythology
    May24

    Journey behind a Name: Reviving Circassian Mythology

    I have often been questioned about my name in my home country. Every year, on the first day of school, all students looked the same; grey pants, striped shirts and maroon ties. But when roll call kicked off, I slid deeper into my seat and waited for the barrage of inquisitiveness from my teachers about my uncommon name. “Are you from...

    Ukraine: 7 soldiers killed, 9 wounded in eastern clashes
    May24

    Ukraine: 7 soldiers killed, 9 wounded in eastern clashes

    Ukrainian officials say seven soldiers have been killed over the past day in rebellious eastern Ukraine. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Ukraine: 7 Soldiers Killed, 9 Wounded in Eastern Clashes
    May24

    Ukraine: 7 Soldiers Killed, 9 Wounded in Eastern Clashes

    Ukraine: 7 soldiers killed, 9 wounded in fighting in the east, officials say …read more Source: ABC...

    7 Ukrainian soldier killed in clashes in volatile east
    May24

    7 Ukrainian soldier killed in clashes in volatile east

    Ukraine says seven of its soldiers have been killed in a fresh wave of clashes with pro-Russia forces in the east in 24 hours. …read more Source:...

    France allows banned Russian to travel for animal health talks
    May24

    France allows banned Russian to travel for animal health talks

    PARIS — The French foreign ministry confirmed Tuesday that France had granted a visa to a Russian minister who is subject to an EU travel ban but insisted the decision was permitted as the official was traveling to an international event. “It is allowed when officials travel for meetings of international organizations such as the U.N. or others,”...

    Medvedev’s Awkward Crimea Moment: ‘There’s No Money. But You Take Care!’
    May24

    Medvedev’s Awkward Crimea Moment: ‘There’s No Money. But You Take Care!’

    An unhappy pensioner in the Ukrainian region of Crimea, which was annexed by Russia in 2014, gave Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev an earful during a visit this week. Medvedev’s awkward response has social media tittering. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Brexit: Tony Blair Defends EU Freedom of Movement
    May24

    Brexit: Tony Blair Defends EU Freedom of Movement

    Tony Blair has launched an impassioned defense of freedom of movement in Europe as he denied that his Labour government allowed levels of immigration into Britain to rise too high. Blair has been criticized, including by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, for choosing not to impose restrictions that would have temporarily limited...

    Seven Ukrainian soldiers killed in war-torn east (AFP)
    May24

    Seven Ukrainian soldiers killed in war-torn east (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Seven Ukrainian soldiers have died in the war-torn east over the past 24 hours, the biggest casualty toll in a single day this year, Kiev said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The West...

    Partial Answers to the Russia Question
    May24

    Partial Answers to the Russia Question

    As the countdown clock to the July NATO summit ticks away, the discussion in Brussels about how to deal with a resurgent Russia, though vigorous, has yet to produce a solid consensus. Ever since Russia seized Crimea and ignited war in eastern Ukraine, the countries along the northeastern frontier have called for the creation of permanent U.S....

    Ukraine confirms seven soldiers killed in war-torn east
    May24

    Ukraine confirms seven soldiers killed in war-torn east

    KIEV – Seven Ukrainian soldiers have died in the country’s war-torn east over the past 24 hours in the biggest number of casualties in a single day this year, Kiev said Tuesday. …read more Source: Bangkok...