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    Yes, there is such a thing as militarized dolphins
    Mar22

    Yes, there is such a thing as militarized dolphins

    Reuters/US Navy/Brien AhoUntil the introduction of modern machinery, animals played an often-decisive role in warfare. For instance, the Mongols’ masterful use of horses allowed Genghis Khan and his generals to carve out the largest land empire ever known. In the book “Beasts of War: The Militarization of Animals,” author Jared...

    Ukraine’s finance minister launches bid to lead technocrat government
    Mar22

    Ukraine’s finance minister launches bid to lead technocrat government

    Ukrainian Finance Minister Natalia Yaresko threw her hat into the ring Tuesday to head a technocrat government of people uncompromised by “a political past” after weeks of speculation over whether she would try to replace Arseny Yatseniuk …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine's finance minister says ready to lead technocrat government
    Mar22

    Ukraine's finance minister says ready to lead technocrat government

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian Finance Minister Natalia Yaresko threw her hat into the ring on Tuesday to head a technocrat government of people uncompromised by “a political past” after weeks of speculation over whether she would try to replace Arseny Yatseniuk. …read more Source: The...

    The latest on Belgium terror attacks: Third bomb at Brussels Airport neutralized
    Mar22

    The latest on Belgium terror attacks: Third bomb at Brussels Airport neutralized

    BRUSSELS — The Latest on explosions at Brussels airport and metro station (all times local): 5:35 p.m. Florence Muls, a spokeswoman for the Brussels Airport, says a third bomb has been neutralized at the airport after two other bombs killed at least 10 people there Tuesday morning. Muls told The Associated Press the third bomb was dispensed of...

    Savchenko Sings Defiance At Russian Judge
    Mar22

    Savchenko Sings Defiance At Russian Judge

    Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko broke out into song after a Russian judge declared her guilty of complicity in the killings of two Russian journalists and in attempted killings of others during fighting in eastern Ukraine in June 2014. Savchenko began singing a patriotic Ukrainian folk song shortly before the judge announced her sentence, forcing...

    Wife of Ukrainian pianist charged with killing daughters — three years after he won a ‘cursed’ competition
    Mar22

    Wife of Ukrainian pianist charged with killing daughters — three years after he won a ‘cursed’ competition

    ‘You can imagine the stresses’: Past winners of the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition died of AIDS, a series of strokes and suicide …read more Source: Vancouver...

    [Ticker] Russia sentences Ukraine pilot despite EU appeals
    Mar22

    [Ticker] Russia sentences Ukraine pilot despite EU appeals

    A Russian court has sentenced Ukrainian pilot Savchenko to 22 years for her alleged role in the death of two Russian journalists in Ukraine. The EU had said she was illegally abducted and refused a a fair trial. Lithuania is to ban entry of Russian officials involved in her case. …read more Source:...

    Russia Jails Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ for 22 Years
    Mar22

    Russia Jails Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ for 22 Years

    A Ukrainian army officer was convicted of murdering civilians on Tuesday by a Russian court. …read more Source:...

    UN Calls on Ukraine to Act Against Mercenaries
    Mar22

    UN Calls on Ukraine to Act Against Mercenaries

    22 de marzo de 2016, 12:21United Nations, Mar 22 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Working Group on the use of Mercenaries today urged Ukraine to act against foreign and paramilitary fighters involved in the internal conflict arising from the coup of 2014. …read more Source: Prensa...

    Russia court hands Ukraine pilot Savchenko 22-year sentence
    Mar22

    Russia court hands Ukraine pilot Savchenko 22-year sentence

    Savchenko has threatened to start refusing all fluids 10 days after the sentencing. …read more Source:...