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    Martin stops Glagov for IBF heavyweight crown
    Jan17

    Martin stops Glagov for IBF heavyweight crown

    NEW YORK – Unbeaten US southpaw Charles Martin won the vacant International Boxing Federation heavyweight title Saturday when Ukraine’s Vyacheslav Glazkov stopped after suffering a right knee injury. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Ukrainians prepare for further economic hardships
    Jan17

    Ukrainians prepare for further economic hardships

    Despite predictions of slight economic growth, Ukrainians feeling the financial burden of war. …read more Source: AL...

    French teacher in avalanche tragedy is charged with involuntary homicide
    Jan17

    French teacher in avalanche tragedy is charged with involuntary homicide

    A French teacher who took students onto a closed skiing piste in the French Alps where an avalanche killed two of them and a Ukrainian tourist has been charged with involuntary homicide, his lawyer said Saturday. The 47-year-old who was seriously injured in the accident was charged at his bedside in hospital in the south-central […] The post...

    Christmas in Grozny
    Jan17

    Christmas in Grozny

    GROZNY, Russia — As I entered the lobby of my hotel in Grozny, I came face to face with two men dressed in tight black uniforms, revolvers hanging from their waists. They bore no military or police insignia, just two patched flags: Chechen on the right arm, and Russian on the left. A slightly unnerving welcome. I would hear a lot about these...

    Canadian politicians condemn deadly attack; six Quebecers killed
    Jan17

    Canadian politicians condemn deadly attack; six Quebecers killed

    Canadian politicians strongly condemned a bloody terror attack on a luxury hotel in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, that killed at least 28, including six Quebecers. In a statement, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said, “On behalf of all Canadians, we offer our deepest condolences to the families, friends and colleagues of all those killed and a speedy...

    Obama’s futurism and the state of our nation
    Jan16

    Obama’s futurism and the state of our nation

    Sadeq Khan In his 7th (and final) State of the Union address before at a joint session of the US Congress, President Barack H. Obama told the Congressmen, the Justices and the military chiefs present that “because it’s an election season, expectations for what we’ll achieve this year are low. Still, Mr. Speaker, I appreciate the...

    French teacher in avalanche tragedy charged with involuntary homicide
    Jan16

    French teacher in avalanche tragedy charged with involuntary homicide

    GRENOBLE (FRANCE) – A French teacher who took students onto a closed skiing piste in the French Alps where an avalanche killed two of them and a Ukrainian tourist has been charged with involuntary homicide, his lawyer said on Saturday. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Poland’s defense chief: We want constant  NATO, US presence
    Jan16

    Poland’s defense chief: We want constant NATO, US presence

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) – Poland’s defense minister says his country wants to have permanent NATO and U.S. troops’ presence to ward off security threats. Poland’s security concerns have been raised by the armed conflict in neighboring Ukraine and by the role that another neighbor, Russia, has in it. Minister Antoni …...

    Ukraine launches new China trade route bypassing Russia
    Jan16

    Ukraine launches new China trade route bypassing Russia

    ILLICHIVSK, Ukraine: Ukraine on Friday launched the first cargo train to China that will bypass Russia along a new “Silk Road” meant to counter the Kremlin’s most stringent trade embargo on Kiev to date, BSS/PTI reported. “This is a historic event,” Ukrainian Infrastructure Minister Andriy Pyvovarskiy wrote on Facebook. “Now, Ukraine is not...

    Azerbaijani U-17 footballers to face Russia and Ukraine in friendlies
    Jan16

    Azerbaijani U-17 footballers to face Russia and Ukraine in friendlies

    The Azerbaijan national under-17 football team will clash with Russia and Ukraine in friendlies. The games will be held in Baku …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...