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    Dutch minister apologises to ‘fired’ MH17 expert
    Jan15

    Dutch minister apologises to ‘fired’ MH17 expert

    © AFP/File | Part of the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 is seen at the crash site in the village of Hrabove (Grabovo), Ukraine on September 9, 2014 THE HAGUE: Dutch Justice Minister Ard van der Steur on Thursday apologised to a pathologist who was fired for showing medical students photos of the victims from the MH17 air disaster, his spokesman...

    US Could Fund Neo-Nazis After Congress Removes Ban
    Jan15

    US Could Fund Neo-Nazis After Congress Removes Ban

    The Pentagon put pressure on Congress to remove an amendment banning funding for the Ukrainian far-right Azov Battalion, which has neo-Nazis fighting among its ranks. …read more Source:...

    Peace in eastern Ukraine is top priority for Kiev in 2016: Ukrainian President
    Jan15

    Peace in eastern Ukraine is top priority for Kiev in 2016: Ukrainian President

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Thursday outlined his government’s work agenda for this year, saying that the settlement of the conflict in eastern regions remains an issue of paramount importance. …read more Source: Global...

    French teacher in avalanche tragedy faces manslaughter probe
    Jan15

    French teacher in avalanche tragedy faces manslaughter probe

    Grenoble, France – A French teacher faces a manslaughter investigation after he led a group of students onto a closed skiing piste in the French Alps where an avalanche killed two of them as well as a Ukrainian tourist, a prosecutor said Thursday.The teacher cannot be taken into custody “for the time being” because he was...

    US Could Fund Neo-Nazis After Congress Removes Bars
    Jan15

    US Could Fund Neo-Nazis After Congress Removes Bars

    The Pentagon put pressure on Congress to remove an amendment banning funding for the Ukrainian far-right Azov Battalion, which has Neo-Nazis fighting among its ranks. …read more Source:...

    Peace in eastern Ukraine is top priority for Kiev in 2016: Ukrainian President
    Jan15

    Peace in eastern Ukraine is top priority for Kiev in 2016: Ukrainian President

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Thursday outlined his government’s work agenda for this year, saying that the settlement of the conflict in eastern regions remains an issue of paramount importance. …read more Source: <a href=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2016-01/15/c_135010568.htm target=_blank title="Peace in...

    List of youngest birth mothers
    Jan15

    List of youngest birth mothers

    This is a list of known biological mothers between 5 and 10 years of age. Date Mother Age of mother Father Country Description 1939-05-14 May 14, 1939 Lina Medina 7000507000000000000♠ 5 years,7 months Unknown Peru Peru Lina Medina, from the Ticrapo District of Peru, gave birth by cesarean section in Lima at age 5 1⁄2. The infant was a 2.64 kg...

    Dutch minister apologises to ‘fired’ MH17 expert
    Jan15

    Dutch minister apologises to ‘fired’ MH17 expert

    THE HAGUE: Dutch Justice Minister Ard van der Steur on Thursday apologised to a pathologist who was fired for showing medical students photos of the victims from the MH17 air disaster, his spokesman said. “They have talked and the minister said he was sorry,” Lodewijk Herkking, the minister’s spokesman, told AFP, adding professor George...

    French teacher in avalanche tragedy faces manslaughter probe
    Jan15

    French teacher in avalanche tragedy faces manslaughter probe

    A French teacher faces a manslaughter investigation after he led a group of students onto a closed skiing piste in the French Alps where an avalanche killed two of them as well as a Ukrainian tourist, a prosecutor says. …read more Source: ABC...

    Kerry, Lavrov to Meet on Syria, Ukraine
    Jan15

    Kerry, Lavrov to Meet on Syria, Ukraine

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry have agreed to meet for talks on Syria and Ukraine Wednesday in Zurich. The U.S. State Department said Thursday Lavrov and Kerry agreed to meet after speaking by telephone. The Russian foreign ministry said Kerry and Lavrov were talking “on the instructions of the...