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    UN says conflict in Ukraine has affected 580,000 children
    Feb19

    UN says conflict in Ukraine has affected 580,000 children

    UNITED NATIONS — The conflict in Ukraine has “deeply affected” 580,000 children close to the front lines and in areas in the volatile east not under government control, the UN children’s agency said late Thursday. UNICEF said in a statement that 200,000 youngsters — more than a third — need psycho-social support. Ukraine remains locked […]...

    UN says conflict in Ukraine has affected 580,000 children
    Feb19

    UN says conflict in Ukraine has affected 580,000 children

    The United Nations children’s agency says the conflict in Ukraine has deeply affected 580,000 children close to the front lines and in areas not under government control in the volatile east. …read more Source: Global...

    UN says conflict in Ukraine has affected 580,000 children
    Feb19

    UN says conflict in Ukraine has affected 580,000 children

    The conflict in Ukraine has “deeply affected” 580,000 children close to the front lines and in areas in the volatile east not under government control, the U.N. children’s agency said late Thursday. …read more Source: The Times of...

    A US Army vet is suing a gun range for declaring itself ‘Muslim-free’
    Feb19

    A US Army vet is suing a gun range for declaring itself ‘Muslim-free’

    Getty ImagesA US Army veteran and reservist is suing a gun range in Oklahoma that declared itself “Muslim-free” last summer, after the owners refused to allow him to use the facility and accused him of planning to murder them as an act of “jihad,” according to a lawsuit filed Wednesday. The news of the lawsuit against Save...

    Ukraine’s pro-west coalition quits raising risks of early elections
    Feb19

    Ukraine’s pro-west coalition quits raising risks of early elections

    Ukraine is in a political crisis. Two parties from the ruling pro-West coalition have decided their decision to quit the alliance. …read more Source:...

    Another faction quits Ukraine’s governing coalition
    Feb19

    Another faction quits Ukraine’s governing coalition

    The move by Samopomich leaves the governing coalition with 217 of 450 seats in parliament. The failure to create a new majority coalition may lead to early elections. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    World Briefing: Ukraine: Governing Coalition Splinters
    Feb19

    World Briefing: Ukraine: Governing Coalition Splinters

    The governing coalition lost its majority in Parliament after a second faction bailed out. …read more Source: The New York...

    A US Army vet is suing a gun range for declaring itself ‘Muslim-free’
    Feb19

    A US Army vet is suing a gun range for declaring itself ‘Muslim-free’

    Getty ImagesA US Army veteran and reservist is suing a gun range in Oklahoma that declared itself “Muslim-free” last summer, after the owners refused to allow him to use the facility and accused him of planning to murder them as an act of “jihad,” according to a lawsuit filed Wednesday. The news of the lawsuit against Save...

    World Briefing: Ukraine: Unicef Warns of Conflict’s Toll on Children
    Feb19

    World Briefing: Ukraine: Unicef Warns of Conflict’s Toll on Children

    More than 500,000 children in eastern Ukraine have been “deeply affected” by the trauma of living through the violence between government forces and insurgents that began two years ago, Unicef said. …read more Source: The New York...

    Tennis: Czech Strycova knocks Ivanovic out of Dubai
    Feb19

    Tennis: Czech Strycova knocks Ivanovic out of Dubai

    DUBAI (AFP) – The depleted Dubai Tennis Championships lost another popular drawcard on Thursday as Czech Barbora Strycova defeated former number one Ana Ivanovic 7-6 (7/5), 6-3.The quarter-final exit of the Serb drove another nail into the only WTA tournament in history to lose all eight seeds as none won a single match to exit in the first...