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    Lenin statue survives bomb plot in rebel Ukraine (AFP)
    Jan27

    Lenin statue survives bomb plot in rebel Ukraine (AFP)

    Donetsk (Ukraine) (AFP) – A Lenin statue escaped largely unharmed Wednesday after unidentified plotters tried to blow up the massive monument of the Soviet Union’s founder in the de facto capital of rebel Ukraine. …read more Source: The West...

    Mass murder by muddle: the connections between the war and the Holocaust
    Jan27

    Mass murder by muddle: the connections between the war and the Holocaust

    The Holocaust was far from carefully planned, argues David Cesarani. Nazi policies were often “confused, contradictory, half-baked”. David Herman reviews Final Solution: the Fate of the Jews 1933-49 by David Cesarani. Last October, the historian David Cesarani died of a heart attack just weeks after an ­operation to remove a tumour on his spine....

    Commemoration Procession of Mikhail Zhizneuski in Kyiv
    Jan27

    Commemoration Procession of Mikhail Zhizneuski in Kyiv

    Commemoration march of Mikhail Zhizneuski, who died in the Maidan, was held in Kyiv. …read more Source:...

    Freedom House: Armenia is under Russia’s negative influence
    Jan27

    Freedom House: Armenia is under Russia’s negative influence

    Armenia is in a very difficult region in terms of human rights protection, Arch Puddington, senior vice president for research at Freedom House, told the VoA Armenian Service. Presenting the findings of the Freedom in the World 2016, a flagship annual report by the independent watchdog organization, he said, Armenia is surrounded by countries,...

    Estonian PM in Kiev: supporting Ukraine is still one of Europe’s most important tasks
    Jan27

    Estonian PM in Kiev: supporting Ukraine is still one of Europe’s most important tasks

    European Union is not planning to recognize the annexation of Crimea also in the future and supporting Ukraine is still one of Europe’s most important tasks, Estonian Prime Minister Taavi Roivas said during a meeting with his Ukrainian counterpart Arseniy Yatsenyuk on Tuesday in Kiev, reports LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Record hot years almost certainly caused by man-made warming
    Jan27

    Record hot years almost certainly caused by man-made warming

    A man cools off in a water sprinkler in a park during a hot summer morning in central Kiev, Ukraine, July 24, 2015.REUTERS/GLEB GARANICH A record-breaking string of hot years since 2000 is almost certainly a sign of man-made global warming, with vanishingly small chances that it was caused by random, natural swings, a study showed on Monday. Last...

    Working groups on Ukraine in talks in Minsk
    Jan27

    Working groups on Ukraine in talks in Minsk

    On 26 January the Belarusian capital hosted a meeting of the working group on political affairs. …read more Source:...

    Canada says time to reboot relations with Russia
    Jan27

    Canada says time to reboot relations with Russia

    Russia-Canada relations are about to get a reboot, with the countries’ foreign ministers expressing willingness to resume dialogue after a stall caused by events in Ukraine. The new Canadian government believes snubbing Russia was not productive, RT reported. Canada’s new Foreign Affairs Minister, Stephen Dion, told journalists on...

    Nepal slips 4 position down in global corruption index
    Jan27

    Nepal slips 4 position down in global corruption index

    KATHMANDU: Nepal slipped four positions down in the fresh Corruption Perception Index of Transparency International. While Nepal was at the 126th position with a score 29 points in 2014, Nepal in 2015 was placed at the 130th position with a score of 27 points. Cameroon, Iran, Nicaragua, Paraguay and Ukraine share Nepal’s position with the...

    Trump wishes for ‘good’ relations with Russia, China
    Jan27

    Trump wishes for ‘good’ relations with Russia, China

    US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has expressed hopes for a good relationship with Russia and China in the future. “I think it would be great if we had a good relationship with Russia, I think it would be great if we had a good relationship with China,” Trump said in an interview with Fox Business News on Tuesday. He...