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    Ukraine says its ready to help search for stolen Dutch art
    Dec10

    Ukraine says its ready to help search for stolen Dutch art

    Ukraine’s police chief has promised to work with Netherlands to help find a trove of Dutch Golden Age art that was stolen from a provincial Dutch museum. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    2015: The Year in Photos, September-December
    Dec10

    2015: The Year in Photos, September-December

    Damir Sagolj / ReutersAs the year comes to a close, it’s time to take a look back at some of the most memorable events and images of 2015. Among the events covered in this essay (the last of a three-part photo summary of the year): Thick smog in Beijing raises “red alerts”, Canada elects a new Prime minister, Palestinian attacks surge in...

    Ukraine says its ready to help search for stolen Dutch art
    Dec10

    Ukraine says its ready to help search for stolen Dutch art

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s police chief has promised to work with Netherlands to help find a trove of Dutch Golden Age art that was stolen… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine invites Netherlands to help probe stolen art (AFP)
    Dec10

    Ukraine invites Netherlands to help probe stolen art (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukrainian investigators on Thursday called on the Netherlands to help probe the fate of a batch of precious Dutch paintings reportedly being held by a volunteer battalion fighting pro-Russian insurgents in the east of the ex-Soviet state. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine scrambles to solve riddle of stolen Dutch art
    Dec10

    Ukraine scrambles to solve riddle of stolen Dutch art

    Kiev fears political fallout from Westfries Museum’s claims against nationalist militia …read more Source: The Irish...

    Alexievich Receives Nobel Literature Prize
    Dec10

    Alexievich Receives Nobel Literature Prize

    Belarusian author Svetlana Alexievich has received her Nobel Prize in Literature from the king of Sweden in Stockholm. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Teams will want to draw Chelsea in last 16, says Mourinho
    Dec10

    Teams will want to draw Chelsea in last 16, says Mourinho

    Chelsea Manager Jose Mourinho during press conference on October 2, 2015. Photo: Reuters LONDON: All of Chelsea’s potential opponents are hoping to be drawn against the Premier League side in the last 16 of the Champions League, manager Jose Mourinho has said. Mourinho’s men finished top of Group G after beating Porto 2-0 at Stamford...

    Russia’s 19th-Century Approach in Syria
    Dec10

    Russia’s 19th-Century Approach in Syria

    The Obama Administration has argued that Russian President Vladimir Putin is pursuing 19th-century policies in his foreign adventures, implying thereby that Putin is playing a losing hand. The Administration is right that Putin belongs to the 19th century, but that does not necessarily mean that he is bound to lose in the contest for more global...

    Making Joe Biden mad as hell
    Dec10

    Making Joe Biden mad as hell

    JOSEPH BIDEN, America’s folksy vice-president, is not known as an enforcer—except in Ukraine, where he has become the spearhead of American policy. This week Mr Biden made his fourth visit to Kiev since Ukraine’s Maidan revolution and delivered a fiery speech in parliament, imploring the country’s leaders to eradicate “the...

    Invaders Can’t Expect Debt Repayment
    Dec10

    Invaders Can’t Expect Debt Repayment

    Negotiating over a $3 billion bond, Russia and Ukraine are fighting about Crimea without mentioning Crimea. …read more Source:...