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    On third MH17 anniversary, families to unveil ‘living memorial’
    Jul17

    On third MH17 anniversary, families to unveil ‘living memorial’

    THE HAGUE: Three years after Flight MH17 was shot down by a missile over war-torn Ukraine, more than 2,000 relatives gather Monday to unveil a “living memorial” to their loved ones. A total of 298 trees have been planted in the shape of a green ribbon, one for each of the victims who died on board the Malaysia Airlines flight en route from...

    On third MH17 anniversary, families to unveil ‘living memorial’ (AFP)
    Jul17

    On third MH17 anniversary, families to unveil ‘living memorial’ (AFP)

    The Hague (AFP) – Three years after Flight MH17 was shot down by a missile over war-torn Ukraine, more than 2,000 relatives gather Monday to unveil a “living memorial” to their loved ones. …read more Source: The West...

    Macron chides Netanyahu on settlements, urges new Mideast talks
    Jul17

    Macron chides Netanyahu on settlements, urges new Mideast talks

    PARIS: French President Emmanuel Macron told Israel’s visiting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday that Paris opposes Israel’s expansion of settlements in occupied Palestinian territory as he urged fresh Middle East peace talks. Stressing that international law should be “respected by all”, Macron said: “I am...

    If Loving Putin Is ‘Right,’ I Want to Be Wrong
    Jul17

    If Loving Putin Is ‘Right,’ I Want to Be Wrong

    On May 17, I listened to what for me was a mystifying televised conversation between Tucker Carlson and a conservative guest. Tucker expressed his real or feigned astonishment that the Democrats, and the left more generally, would “make such a pivot regarding Russia.” It is “ironic that the left used to ‘love’ what is now Russia” but is now...

    Delo frustrated by EU’s approach to Ukraine
    Jul17

    Delo frustrated by EU’s approach to Ukraine

    Commenting on the standstill in Ukraine’s path to the EU, the daily Delo points out on Monday that more than 70% if Ukrainians are by now convinced that their country has taken the wrong road. …read more Source:...

    See what top Dem on House Intel Committee said when asked about Dems’ collusion with Ukraine
    Jul17

    See what top Dem on House Intel Committee said when asked about Dems’ collusion with Ukraine

    In an interview on Sunday with Jonathan Karl on ABC News’ “This Week,” Rep. Adam Schiff acknowledged it wouldn’t be “appropriate” for Democrats to receive any assistance from the Ukrainian government, but he suggested the alleged scandal involving Donald Trump Jr. and people claiming to have damaging information given by the Russian...

    Macron chides Netanyahu on settlements, urges new talks
    Jul17

    Macron chides Netanyahu on settlements, urges new talks

    French President Emmanuel Macron told Israel’s visiting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu yesterday that Paris opposes Israel’s expansion of settlements in occupied Palestinian territory as he urged fresh Middle East peace talks.Stressing that international law should be “respected by all”, Macron said: “I am thinking here of...

    MH17 perpetrators may be tried in absentia: Australia
    Jul17

    MH17 perpetrators may be tried in absentia: Australia

    SYDNEY: The perpetrators who brought down Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 in July 2014, killing all 298 aboard, may be tried in absentia, Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said on Sunday. Most of those on board the Boeing 777 were Dutch, but others came from 17 countries, including 38 Australians. It was shot down by a Russian-made Buk...

    Brexit threatens UK’s place at the N-table
    Jul16

    Brexit threatens UK’s place at the N-table

    In the south of France, the largest scientific experiment mankind has ever embarked upon is rising out of the ground. This facility, the Iter project, will demonstrate nuclear fusion power on a commercial scale, involving the European Union, US, Japan, South Korea, China, Russia and India. Fusion is the process that powers the sun and the stars,...

    World Hepatitis Day: Pakistan among 11 countries carrying 50pc global burden of the hepatitis
    Jul16

    World Hepatitis Day: Pakistan among 11 countries carrying 50pc global burden of the hepatitis

    As the World Hepatitis Day is being observed on July 28 2017, Pakistan is among 11 countries which carry almost 50pc of the global burden of chronic hepatitis. Such countries are Brazil, China, Egypt, India, Indonesia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nigeria, Uganda, Viet Nam. The World Hepatitis Day is an opportunity to add momentum to all efforts to...