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    Why Do Chinese and Russian Fighters Keep Buzzing U.S. Spy Planes?
    May22

    Why Do Chinese and Russian Fighters Keep Buzzing U.S. Spy Planes?

    When you’ve got an itch, you scratch it. That urge is often caused by an irritation, which is how China and Russia perceive recent U.S. military moves in their neighborhoods. That’s what accounts for a flurry of dangerous fly-bys of U.S. warplanes and ships by Beijing’s and Moscow’s aircraft. But figuring out the root...

    Walls and Bosnia 24 Years After?
    May22

    Walls and Bosnia 24 Years After?

    Photo: New York Times, May 22, 1992 This is not just about Bosnia but rather the reactionary appeal of nationalism, populism and manifestations of walls, physical and psychological. It was 24 years ago today, May 22, 1992, when Bosnia & Herzegovina (BiH) became a member of the United Nations, and I was appointed its first Ambassador. Then was...

    Genesis Prize/JFN award grants to 28 programs for intermarried families
    May22

    Genesis Prize/JFN award grants to 28 programs for intermarried families

    Michael Douglas speaking at the announcement of the Genesis Generation Challenge winners at the Bloomberg Philanthropies headquarters in New York City on April 28, 2015. (Flickr) (JTA) — Some 28 projects to increase outreach to intermarried families will receive funding under a matching grants program between the Jewish Funders Network and the...

    Students organise pre-budget rally; demand allocation of 4% of GDP for education
    May22

    Students organise pre-budget rally; demand allocation of 4% of GDP for education

    The students belonging to various parts of country organised a pre-budget rally demanding allocation of 4 per cent of GDP for education. They also called for 25 per cent of the total education budget to be allocated for higher education and for introduction of immediate reforms in the higher education sector. The rally was organised by Anjumn...

    Gardening calendar: Trees to dirt tips to plant sales for long weekend gardening
    May22

    Gardening calendar: Trees to dirt tips to plant sales for long weekend gardening

    Annual Plant Sale at the Rothwell United Church, perennials, herbs, annuals, houseplants and more, May 21, 8 to 11 a.m., 42 Sumac Rd., Gloucester. www.rothwellunited.com All the Dirt container gardening, tips on creating dazzling containers, best plants and soil information, with Catherine Disley Engler, May 17 from 7 to 9 p.m., Bldg. 72 CEF...

    Kidnapped Ukrainian woman recovered after three years from Tharparkar
    May22

    Kidnapped Ukrainian woman recovered after three years from Tharparkar

    A 31-year-old Ukrainian national taken captive three years ago in Rawalpindi was recovered by law enforcement officials from a Tharparkar village on Sunday, police officials said. Katrina was recovered by a joint team of police and Rangers officials in a raid on Katho village, said Senior Superintendent of Police for Tharparkar district Sarfaraz...

    The Families Suing Russia Over MH17
    May22

    The Families Suing Russia Over MH17

    Families of the passengers of the Malaysia Airlines airplane shot down over eastern Ukraine in 2014 are suing Russia and its president, according to Australian media.Thirty-three relatives from Australia, New Zealand, and Malaysia have filed a lawsuit against Vladimir Putin and his country over the crash that killed 298 people in 2014, the Sydney...

    Popular Pastor In Ukraine, Sunday Adelaja Entangled In Adultery Scandal
    May22

    Popular Pastor In Ukraine, Sunday Adelaja Entangled In Adultery Scandal

    Popular Nigerian pastor, Sunday Adelaja’s church is currently enmeshed in an adultery scandal following allegations that he had extramarital affairs with at least 20 women in his church, this is according to a report by PUNCH. Adelaja, founder of one of Europe’s largest churches, Embassy of the Blessed Kingdom of God for All Nations...

    The Kremlin’s New Divisions May Actually Reduce Russia’s Military Readiness
    May22

    The Kremlin’s New Divisions May Actually Reduce Russia’s Military Readiness

    Aleksandr Golts Russian Ground Forces, Russia The Russian defense ministry may begin creating skeleton units to be staffed by heretofore non-existent reservists. During a regular ministerial conference call, on May 4, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu clarified previously declared plans to counter the North Atlantic Treaty Organization...

    Tatars remain resolute in Kremlin-controlled Crimea
    May22

    Tatars remain resolute in Kremlin-controlled Crimea

    Over two years have passed since Russia annexed Crimea. Tatars are feeling increasingly insecure in their homeland on the Black Sea peninsula. Juri Rescheto reports from Simferopol. …read more Source:...