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    At least four civilians killed at checkpoint in eastern Ukraine
    Apr27

    At least four civilians killed at checkpoint in eastern Ukraine

    KIEV (Reuters) – At least four civilians were killed and several wounded by explosions at a village checkpoint in rebel-controlled territory in eastern Ukraine on Wednesday, the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) said. …read more Source: The...

    News24.com | Pregnant woman among 4 killed in east Ukraine
    Apr27

    News24.com | Pregnant woman among 4 killed in east Ukraine

    Four civilians including a pregnant woman have been killed and eight others wounded when their cars came under mortar fire in war-torn eastern Ukraine, rebel officials say. …read more Source:...

    Ottawa’s Beechwood more than just a cemetery
    Apr27

    Ottawa’s Beechwood more than just a cemetery

    It’s Canada’s national burial ground but beyond that people typically know little about Beechwood Cemetery. Located in Ottawa’s east end, its first burial took place in August 1873. John Alexander Craig was just three years old when he died, likely from one of the many diseases that threatened the populace of the day and pushed...

    Civilians Die As Shells Rip Apart Cars Near Donetsk
    Apr27

    Civilians Die As Shells Rip Apart Cars Near Donetsk

    Ukrainian government and Russia-backed separatist forces traded accusations about responsibility for a deadly shelling of civilians on a roadway near Donestsk. Local authorities reported at least five people died near a checkpoint in the separatist-controlled area. (RFE/RL’s Current Time TV) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe /...

    Russian Wine Prices Spike Amid Financial Crisis
    Apr27

    Russian Wine Prices Spike Amid Financial Crisis

    Russia’s financial crisis continues to hit the alcohol industry hard, as wine prices are up by as much as 15 percent among some brands, exceeding winemakers’ bleak projections. Russia is caught in an economic recession brought on by an unstable ruble, volatile oil prices, and the effects of a ban on many Western food imports. Its...

    Russian Wine Prices Spike Amid Financial Crisis
    Apr27

    Russian Wine Prices Spike Amid Financial Crisis

    Russia’s financial crisis continues to hit the alcohol industry hard, as wine prices are up by as much as 15 percent among some brands, exceeding winemakers’ bleak projections. Russia is caught in an economic recession brought on by an unstable ruble, volatile oil prices, and the effects of a ban on many Western food imports. Its...

    Ukraine Separatists Say Five Killed On Front Line
    Apr27

    Ukraine Separatists Say Five Killed On Front Line

    Russia-backed separatist representatives in eastern Ukraine say at least five people were killed in an attack on a checkpoint in the town of Yelenivka. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    5 civilians killed as war quietly rages in eastern Ukraine
    Apr27

    5 civilians killed as war quietly rages in eastern Ukraine

    Pregnant woman among at least five killed in worst civilian loss of life in months since two year war started and claimed over nine thousand lives …read more Source:...

    Canadian forces to train Ukrainian soldiers to investigate airline crashes
    Apr27

    Canadian forces to train Ukrainian soldiers to investigate airline crashes

    Canadian military trainers are developing a program to train Ukrainian soldiers to conduct flight safety investigations — a move that comes almost two years after the deadly crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 over a contested region of Ukraine. “They’ll learn how to conduct investigations for flight accidents. It’s actually geared...

    How Russia Is Lying to Us About Syria
    Apr27

    How Russia Is Lying to Us About Syria

    What seemed like an encouraging headline a few weeks ago was really all smoke and mirrors—far from pulling out of Syria, Russia has been rolling in even more troops and equipment. Russian President Vladimir Putin has once again proven that he cannot be trusted. On March 14, Putin began ordering troops to return home from Syria. It is true that...