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    Fertility doctor pushing limits of reproduction, with little regulation
    May15

    Fertility doctor pushing limits of reproduction, with little regulation

    By Ariana Eunjung Cha | The Washington Post This is John Zhang, the Chinese-born, British-educated founder and medical director of a Manhattan fertility center that is blowing up the way humans reproduce. In 2009, Zhang helped a 49-year-old patient become the world’s oldest known woman to carry her own child. In the not-too-distant future,...

    Putin to open mega bridge linking Crimea to Russia
    May15

    Putin to open mega bridge linking Crimea to Russia

    MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday is set to unveil a 19-kilometre-long bridge linking southern Russia to the Crimean peninsula annexed from Ukraine, a highly symbolic project he has personally championed. Known as the Crimean Bridge, at nearly 12 miles it will be the longest not only in the country but also in Europe, overtaking...

    EU Sanctions Five Who Helped Organize Russian Presidential Election In Crimea
    May15

    EU Sanctions Five Who Helped Organize Russian Presidential Election In Crimea

    The European Union on May 14 sanctioned five people who, according to the bloc, helped organize the Russian presidential election in the annexed Ukrainian region of Crimea in March. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU Sanctions Five Who Helped Organize Russian Presidential Election In Crimea
    May15

    EU Sanctions Five Who Helped Organize Russian Presidential Election In Crimea

    The European Union on May 14 sanctioned five people who, according to the bloc, helped organize the Russian presidential election in the annexed Ukrainian region of Crimea in March. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia’s Nord Stream 2 pipeline should not be built
    May15

    Russia’s Nord Stream 2 pipeline should not be built

    WARSAW — The Nord Stream 2 pipeline is a bad deal for the European Union and a bad deal for Ukraine, and it should not go ahead. The EU’s focus should be on the desirability of the project, but the recent debate is much more about accommodating the controversial pipeline running from Russia to Germany under the Baltic Sea. Talk is now...

    Russia’s Nord Stream 2 pipeline should not be built
    May15

    Russia’s Nord Stream 2 pipeline should not be built

    WARSAW — The Nord Stream 2 pipeline is a bad deal for the European Union and a bad deal for Ukraine, and it should not go ahead. The EU’s focus should be on the desirability of the project, but the recent debate is much more about accommodating the controversial pipeline running from Russia to Germany under the Baltic Sea. Talk is now...

    54 ambassadors boycott Israeli American Embassy celebration
    May15

    54 ambassadors boycott Israeli American Embassy celebration

    54 out of 86 ambassadors to Israel, boycotted a ceremony held by the Israeli Foreign Ministry yesterday evening in Jerusalem on the eve of Washington’s transfer of its embassy to the occupied city. The Haaretz newspaper reported that most EU member states did not participate in the ceremony because they have a firm policy towards the...

    Mueller team asks judge to deny Manafort leak hearing
    May15

    Mueller team asks judge to deny Manafort leak hearing

    By Spencer S. Hsu | Washington Post Prosecutors with Special Counsel Robert Mueller asked a federal court Monday to reject Paul Manafort’s request for a hearing on what his attorneys contend was a “campaign” of leaks by government officials that began in fall 2016 to discredit him. Prosecutors said the sampling of press reports cited by...

    Mueller’s office opposes hearing on leaks
    May15

    Mueller’s office opposes hearing on leaks

    A series of anonymously sourced news accounts about special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation don’t amount to evidence of illegal grand jury leaks and could have come from defense attorneys or others outside the investigation, prosecutors said in a court filing on Monday.Mueller’s team is also urging a federal judge in...

    The Atlantic Daily: Until They Lose
    May15

    The Atlantic Daily: Until They Lose

    What We’re FollowingJerusalem and Gaza: Israeli and American officials celebrated the opening of the new U.S. embassy in Jerusalem, even as Israeli forces opened fire on Palestinian demonstrators in Gaza, killing dozens. Here are photos of the scene in Gaza. While President Trump has expressed hope that his decision to move the embassy from...