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    Difficult journey awaits Ukraine despite visa-free travel to EU
    Jun10

    Difficult journey awaits Ukraine despite visa-free travel to EU

    The EU ambassador to Ukraine is preparing for a party with friends on Sunday when the visa-free travel between the bloc and Ukraine begins. DW’s Christian Trippe spoke with the EU’s Ukraine envoy about what comes next. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Ukraine parl. restores NATO integration as priority
    Jun10

    Ukraine parl. restores NATO integration as priority

    The Ukrainian Parliament adopted a law restoring NATO membership as the country’s foreign policy priority. …read more Source:...

    ‘Wombs for rent’ business flourishes in communist Laos
    Jun10

    ‘Wombs for rent’ business flourishes in communist Laos

    DOZENS of fertility clinics have mushroomed in land-locked Laos after scandals over commercial surrogacy have spurred wealthier southeast Asian neighbours to ban the controversial procedure since 2015. The gleaming, modern clinics have names featuring words such as “Miracle” and “Perfect” to help them stand out amid the dusty surrounding roads...

    Masquerading as Reporter, Assassin Hunted Putin Foes in Ukraine
    Jun10

    Masquerading as Reporter, Assassin Hunted Putin Foes in Ukraine

    Pretending to be a reporter for Le Monde, the assassin pulled a gun and fired during an interview with two well-known soldiers in the war against separatists in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: The New York...

    China dominates ISSF Rifle and Pistol World Cup in Azerbaijan
    Jun10

    China dominates ISSF Rifle and Pistol World Cup in Azerbaijan

    China maintained the lead in the final series of ISSF Rifle and Pistol World Cup in Gabala, Azerbaijan, while Serbia and Ukraine secured the second and the third place respectively, local media said Friday. …read more Source: English China News...

    Tech: Here are all the clones on ‘Orphan Black’ you need to know
    Jun10

    Tech: Here are all the clones on ‘Orphan Black’ you need to know

    As "Orphan Black" begins its fifth and final season, here's a reminder of the many clones that have appeared on the BBC America show. Warning: Spoilers from the first four seasons of “Orphan Black” ahead. “Orphan Black” embarks on its fifth and final season on Saturday. At the center of the show is the...

    Explosion at U.S. embassy in Kiev investigated as terrorism
    Jun10

    Explosion at U.S. embassy in Kiev investigated as terrorism

    Although the U.S. embassy in Kiev denies an explosive device thrown over the fence just after midnight Wednesday evening was a terrorist act, the Ukrainian police are not so sure. There were no injuries in the blast. U.S. officials consider the explosion too small to be considered terrorism. “We can … …read more Source: The...

    These young Jews are optimistic about their future in Europe
    Jun09

    These young Jews are optimistic about their future in Europe

    Alisa Poplavskaya’s workshop on mindfulness was one of the offerings at the recent Junction conference on “transitions,” which drew more than 160 young Jewish adults to the German capital. (Bokeh Graphik/JDC) BERLIN (JTA) — It’s a drizzly Saturday morning in May. Some 160 young Jews, mostly European and ranging from Orthodox to...

    Politics: Trump unequivocally pledges to protect NATO from Russia — but still wants unprecedented backpay
    Jun09

    Politics: Trump unequivocally pledges to protect NATO from Russia — but still wants unprecedented backpay

    "I have committed, but I am committing the US to Article 5," said Trump. At a joint press conference with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis, US President Donald Trump affirmed his commitment to protecting NATO allies against possible Russian military incursions and made it clear that his problem with NATO is purely monetary. Asked...

    3 winners and 4 losers from the stunning UK election
    Jun09

    3 winners and 4 losers from the stunning UK election

    LONDON — Most of the United Kingdom appears to be in shock. Prime Minister Theresa May, once considered a virtual lock to dominate the 2017 election, actually lost 12 seats in the UK’s Parliament — enough to no longer control a majority. The Labour Party, led by left-wing insurgent Jeremy Corbyn, gained nearly 30. It’s a stunning...