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    Families of MH17 victims take Russia and Putin to court
    May23

    Families of MH17 victims take Russia and Putin to court

    The relatives of people killed in the downing of flight MH17 over Ukraine in 2014 have sued Russia and Russian President Vladimir Putin. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    Lukashenko: New initiatives are needed to improve the situation in eastern Ukraine
    May23

    Lukashenko: New initiatives are needed to improve the situation in eastern Ukraine

    According to the Belarusian head of state, at the meeting the Pope asked about the situation in the region, especially in connection with the conflict in Ukraine. “I have voiced my position that new initiatives, especially spiritual ones, are needed to improve the situation in eastern Ukraine,” the Belarusian leader said. …read more Source:...

    3D fantasies brought to life at street art festival
    May23

    3D fantasies brought to life at street art festival

    Modern art was always born in the street, right before our eyes and generously expanding its world of illusions with scales and spaces, conquering our imagination. However, the latter turns out to be mortal, just like life. After passing by, memories remain the only gallery of what we have been through. In the end of May the Chirpan village of...

    Out of the Cold War?
    May23

    Out of the Cold War?

    Is America stuck in the Cold War or headed into a new one? Over the last 25 years, American grand strategy has had to do some heavy lifting to address the rise of terrorism—but it may have lost sight of the more dangerous threat posed by great power wars. Worry over the deterioration of U.S.-Russian relations was a common theme earlier this week...

    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...