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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Fukushima ‘dark tourism’ aids remembrance and healing
    Mar06

    Fukushima ‘dark tourism’ aids remembrance and healing

    NAMIE: Shinichi Niitsuma enthusiastically shows visitors the attractions of the small town of Namie: its tsunami-hit coastline, abandoned houses and hills overlooking the radiation-infested reactors of the disabled Fukushima nuclear plant. Five years after the nuclear disaster emptied much of Japan’s northeastern coast, tourism is giving...

    Serbian and US armies hold defense consultations
    Mar06

    Serbian and US armies hold defense consultations

    BELGRADE – The armed forces of Serbia and the United States have held bilateral defense consultations, preceded by a meeting of Serbian Defense Minister Zoran Djordjevic and Chief of General Staff of the Serbian Armed Forces, Gen. Ljubisa Dikovic, with Michael Carpenter, U.S. deputy assistant secretary of defense with responsibility for Russia,...

    Empire’s martyrs: the British obsession with heroic failure
    Mar06

    Empire’s martyrs: the British obsession with heroic failure

    The British take a perverse pleasure in glorious defeat, as Heroic Failure and the British by Stephanie Barczewski examines. In 1799 the Scottish explorer Mungo Park published Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa, which described his voyage across Senegal and along the River Niger in Mali, in search of the city of Timbuktu. In 1805 he...

    Malaysia Airlines out of danger 2 years after MH370 disaster
    Mar06

    Malaysia Airlines out of danger 2 years after MH370 disaster

    FILE – In this Feb. 29, 2016 file photo, a Malaysia man is silhouetted as a Malaysia Airlines plane prepares for take off at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Speang, Malaysia.Malaysia Airlines is out of intensive care after it was hit by twin disasters in 2014, starting with the disappearance of Flight 370. The airline’s new chief...

    German vice chancellor says Trump poses threat to peace and prosperity
    Mar06

    German vice chancellor says Trump poses threat to peace and prosperity

    Republican candidate Donald trump. (Source: AP) German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel has criticised leading U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump as a right-wing populist whose political views pose a threat to peace and prosperity. The comments by Gabriel, economy minister and leader of the Social Democrats, are the clearest sign...

    German vice chancellor says Trump poses threat to peace and prosperity
    Mar06

    German vice chancellor says Trump poses threat to peace and prosperity

    German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel has criticised leading U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump as a right-wing populist whose political views pose a threat to peace and prosperity. The comments by Gabriel, economy minister and leader of the Social Democrats, are the clearest sign yet that ruling politicians in Europe are...

    Malaysia Airlines out of danger 2 years after MH370 disaster
    Mar06

    Malaysia Airlines out of danger 2 years after MH370 disaster

    After crisis: In this Oct. 13, 2015 file photo, a traveller uses the Malaysia Airlines self check-in kiosk in Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Malaysia. Malaysia Airlines is out of intensive care after it was hit by twin disasters in 2014, starting with the disappearance of Flight 370. The airline’s new chief has made sweeping...

    Malaysia Airlines out of danger 2 years after MH370 disaster
    Mar06

    Malaysia Airlines out of danger 2 years after MH370 disaster

    Two years ago this week, disaster struck when Flight 370 vanished, leaving the company reeling from a crisis magnified months later by the downing of a second Boeing 777 over Ukraine. Shunned by travelers and already ailing from years of mismanagement that saddled it with at least $1.7 billion in losses since 2011, the Southeast Asian airline...

    Malaysia Airlines out of danger 2 years after MH370 disaster
    Mar06

    Malaysia Airlines out of danger 2 years after MH370 disaster

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia Airlines is out of intensive care. Now it’s working on long-term rehabilitation. Two years ago this week, disaster struck when Flight 370 vanished, leaving the company reeling from a crisis magnified months later by the downing of a second Boeing 777 over Ukraine. Shunned by travelers and already...

    At least 10 shot and killed by men dressed in police uniforms in Honduras
    Mar06

    At least 10 shot and killed by men dressed in police uniforms in Honduras

    REUTERS/Jorge CabreraTEGUCIGALPA (Reuters) – At least 10 people were shot dead by men dressed in police uniforms in an attack in the Honduran capital of Tegucigalpa on Saturday, security and hospital forces said. Five men arrived in a vehicle at a billiards hall in the violent northeastern December 1 neighborhood and opened fire with AK-47...