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    Why Obama loves the queen more than her country
    Apr23

    Why Obama loves the queen more than her country

    LONDON – At their Friday press conference here, President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron together used the phrase “special relationship” more than a dozen times. At times they cast it in almost romantic terms: Obama professed his “love” for Winston Churchill. Cameron declared his “passion” for the Anglo-American...

    Ukraine Recalls Cuban Humanitarian Programme for Chernobyl Children
    Apr23

    Ukraine Recalls Cuban Humanitarian Programme for Chernobyl Children

    23 de abril de 2016, 11:06Kiev, Apr 23 (Prensa Latina) Activists of the movement of solidarity with Cuba in Ukraine recalled the beginning of the Humanitarian Program of free medical care for the children affected by the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, three decades after the tragic accident. …read more Source: Prensa...

    Why Obama loves the queen more than her country
    Apr23

    Why Obama loves the queen more than her country

    LONDON – At their Friday press conference here, President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron together used the phrase “special relationship” more than a dozen times. At times they cast it in almost romantic terms: Obama professed his “love” for Winston Churchill. Cameron declared his “passion” for the Anglo-American...

    Chernobyl’s Silent Exclusion Zone (Except for the Logging)
    Apr23

    Chernobyl’s Silent Exclusion Zone (Except for the Logging)

    Thirty years later, there are signs of commercial clear-cutting in supposedly off-limits forests around the site of the nuclear disaster in Ukraine. …read more Source: The New York...

    Inside Chernobyl’s Exclusion Zone
    Apr23

    Inside Chernobyl’s Exclusion Zone

    Some young Ukrainians have made a hobby of going to the zone, set aside in perpetuity after the nuclear plant catastrophe 30 years ago. …read more Source: The New York...

    Liverpool defender Mamadou Sakho fails UEFA doping test
    Apr23

    Liverpool defender Mamadou Sakho fails UEFA doping test

    Liverpool defender Mamadou Sakho failed a drugs test after last month’s Europa League game against Manchester United and he has until Tuesday to tell UEFA why a prohibited substance had been taken. Although Sakho is not yet subject to a UEFA suspension, the club announced Saturday that he will not play for the Europa League semifinalists...

    Liverpool’s Sakho investigated over failed drugs test
    Apr23

    Liverpool’s Sakho investigated over failed drugs test

    LONDON: Liverpool defender Mamadou Sakho is being investigated by UEFA over a failed drugs test after last month’s Europa League game against Manchester United. Although Sakho is not yet subject to a UEFA suspension, the club announced Saturday that he will not play for the Europa League semifinalists while the investigation is underway....

    How Ukraine Is Dealing With the European Refugee Crisis
    Apr23

    How Ukraine Is Dealing With the European Refugee Crisis

    The refugee center in Yahotyn, a town not far from the Ukrainian capital, was built to house asylum seekers from all over the world. Image from YouTube. From “health hazards” to “an opportunity to boost the national economy”—this is the broad range of speculations Ukrainian politicians are using to explain what can happen when Ukraine opens its...

    Faster media, fractured government
    Apr23

    Faster media, fractured government

    Ever since Julius Reuter strapped his first market report to a carrier pigeon, reporters of every stripe have lived or died by being first with the facts. Yet in recent years, the news agenda has started to move even more rapidly, to the point where it is whirling faster than ever — part of a wider speeding up of society, driven by technology,...

    Russia, In Nod To New Kyiv Government, Suspends Debt Demands
    Apr23

    Russia, In Nod To New Kyiv Government, Suspends Debt Demands

    Russia said it temporarily suspended its demand for full repayment of a $3 billion loan to Ukraine to give the new government in Kyiv time to decide what to do about it. “We have given the new Ukrain …read more Source: Big News...