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    In France: Government says time to act on Libya, pushes for EU sanctions
    Mar11

    In France: Government says time to act on Libya, pushes for EU sanctions

    Ayrault said he would press for European foreign ministers to agree sanctions on individuals at a ministerial meeting in Brussels on March 14. France’s foreign minister on Thursday said there was no time to waste in forming a Libyan government that would pave the way for action against Islamic State and he would push for sanctions against...

    Liepaja steelworks faces shutdown threat
    Mar11

    Liepaja steelworks faces shutdown threat

    The prospect of the Liepaja Metalurgs closing its doors and hundreds of workers being laid off loomed closer Thursday the plant’s Ukrainian owners threatening a shutdown unless the government helps bail it out of financial ruin. …read more Source:...

    This Week’s TV: Terror at the top
    Mar11

    This Week’s TV: Terror at the top

    The SummitSVT2, Mon 22:15 or SVT1, Wed 23:30Nick Ryan’s acclaimed 2012 documentary The Summit combines footage, interviews and recreations to retell the 2008 K2 disaster that claimed the lives of 11 mountaineers on the second-highest mountain on Earth. “The Summit does an amazing job of putting you on the mountain, making it one of the most...

    Panel on Ukraine crisis held as part of IV Global Baku Forum
    Mar11

    Panel on Ukraine crisis held as part of IV Global Baku Forum

    A panel titled “Ukraine as a turning point in regional security” was held as part of the 4th Global Baku Forum on March 10, APA reports. …read more Source:...

    Russia tricked Ukrainian pilot into easing hunger strike, lawyer says
    Mar11

    Russia tricked Ukrainian pilot into easing hunger strike, lawyer says

    MOSCOW — Nadya Savchenko, a captured Ukrainian military pilot who in a show of defiance raised her middle finger to a Russian judge and sang the Ukrainian national anthem in court, ended a dry hunger strike on Thursday by drinking water, according to her lawyer. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    A Sea Island Conspiracy?
    Mar11

    A Sea Island Conspiracy?

    Over the long weekend before the Mississippi and Michigan primaries, the sky above Sea Island was black with corporate jets. Apple’s Tim Cook, Google’s Larry Page and Eric Schmidt, Napster’s Sean Parker, Tesla Motors’ Elon Musk, and other members of the super-rich were jetting in to the exclusive Georgia resort, ostensibly...

    Football: Dortmund outclass Tottenham in Europa League
    Mar11

    Football: Dortmund outclass Tottenham in Europa League

    PARIS (AFP) – Brilliant Borussia Dortmund have one foot in the quarter-finals of the Europa League after sweeping aside Tottenham Hotspur with a 3-0 win in their last 16, first leg on Thursday.Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang put the Bundesliga side ahead in the first half and Marco Reus netted twice in the second half at the Signal Iduna Park to...

    France: threat of EU sanctions will help Libya form government
    Mar11

    France: threat of EU sanctions will help Libya form government

    French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault has called for sanctions to be put on any Libyan official holding up plans for a unity government. A UN-backed deal to merge two rival administrations has, so far, failed. …read more Source:...

    The US is planning to blame Iran for a cyber attack on dam in New York
    Mar11

    The US is planning to blame Iran for a cyber attack on dam in New York

    Thomson ReutersWASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Obama administration is planning to publicly blame Iranian hackers for a 2013 cyber attack against a small dam in New York state, three sources familiar with the matter told Reuters. The Justice Department has prepared an indictment against the hackers, two of the sources said, and a public...

    Ukrainians Call for Actions, Not Words, to End Corruption, Mismanagement
    Mar11

    Ukrainians Call for Actions, Not Words, to End Corruption, Mismanagement

    Ukraine’s war drags on and the country continues to suffer through the worst crisis of its post-Soviet era, one that many Ukrainians say is owed to corruption that made them vulnerable to Russian aggression. Many Ukrainians say they see improvements, but they also say leaders have yet to make good on promises to end graft and mismanagement....