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    Ukraine bans flights by all Russian airlines from Oct 25
    Oct12

    Ukraine bans flights by all Russian airlines from Oct 25

    Kiev said Monday it was banning all Russian airlines from flying into Ukraine from Oct. 25 in a tit-for-tat response to Moscow’s decision to impose a similar ban last month. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Kyiv Bans Russian Airlines From Flying Into Ukraine
    Oct12

    Kyiv Bans Russian Airlines From Flying Into Ukraine

    Ukraine’s government says it is banning all Russian airlines from flying into Ukraine from October 25 in response to Moscow’s decision in September to impose a similar ban on Ukrainian airlines. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Poroshenko: don’t trust Putin and ‘prepare for worst’ (AFP)
    Oct12

    Poroshenko: don’t trust Putin and ‘prepare for worst’ (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko warned Monday he had no trust in Russia’s Vladimir Putin and urged the army to prepare “for the worst” despite a new truce in the separatist east. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine bans flights by all Russian airlines from Oct 25
    Oct12

    Ukraine bans flights by all Russian airlines from Oct 25

    Move comes in response to a similar ban on Ukrainian flights imposed by Moscow last month …read more Source:...

    Watch Out, Internet! Ukraine Is Getting Its Own Cyberpolice
    Oct12

    Watch Out, Internet! Ukraine Is Getting Its Own Cyberpolice

    The new Ukrainian cyberpolice force is tasked with protecting the country and its citizens from malicious Internet activity, and is expected to do it better than its predecessors. Photo by Ruslan Stepanov for Demotix. Images mixed by Tetyana Lokot. Ukraine’s law enforcement ranks will soon feature a special division tasked with preventing...

    Things to know about the report into cause of MH17 disaster
    Oct12

    Things to know about the report into cause of MH17 disaster

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands — The Dutch Safety Board is publishing its final report Tuesday into what caused Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 to break up high over Eastern Ukraine last year, killing all 298 people on board.A preliminary report issued last year said the Boeing 777 flying from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur likely was hit by multiple...

    Laos boy dies of polio in disease-eradication setback
    Oct12

    Laos boy dies of polio in disease-eradication setback

    GENEVA — Laos has suffered a case of vaccine-derived polio, the World Health Organization said on Monday, in a new setback to hopes of eradicating the disease after the virus resurfaced in Ukraine and Mali. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Why ‘Mom’ and ‘Dad’ Sound So Similar in So Many Languages
    Oct12

    Why ‘Mom’ and ‘Dad’ Sound So Similar in So Many Languages

    Pregnant women in India, where the word for “mom,” in Hindi, is “mām̐” Mansi Thapliyal / ReutersIs there anything inherently “doggy” about the word “dog”? Obviously not—to the French, a dog is a chien, to Russians a sobaka, to Mandarin Chinese-speakers a gǒu. These words have nothing in common, and none seem any more...

    Ukraine bans all Russian airlines from Oct 25
    Oct12

    Ukraine bans all Russian airlines from Oct 25

    Punitive measure appeared to concern only two carriers because Kyiv had earlier barred bigger Russian firms in reprisal for Moscow’s annexation of Crimea …read more Source: World...

    Things to know about the report into cause of MH17 disaster
    Oct12

    Things to know about the report into cause of MH17 disaster

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Dutch Safety Board is publishing its final report Tuesday into what caused Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 to break up high over Eastern Ukraine last year, killing all 298 people on board. A preliminary report issued last year said the Boeing 777 flying from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur likely was hit by multiple...