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    Former Head Of Greek Catholic Church In Ukraine Buried
    Jun05

    Former Head Of Greek Catholic Church In Ukraine Buried

    The former head of the Greek Catholic church in Ukraine was buried after a funeral mass in Kyiv. Cardinal Lubomyr Husar served as head of the church, the Major Archbishop of Kyiv, from 2005-11. He was responsible for the move of the church’s headquarters from Lviv to Kyiv in 2005. His funeral on June 5 was held at the Patriarchal Cathedral...

    Daredevil falls to death while swinging on bridge in Kiev
    Jun05

    Daredevil falls to death while swinging on bridge in Kiev

    WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT. The young daredevil fell while trying to swing across the top of a high bridge in Kiev, Ukraine. Onlookers screamed in shock as he fell to his death. …read more Source: Daily...

    There’s an Ottawa-area festival for just about everyone this summer
    Jun05

    There’s an Ottawa-area festival for just about everyone this summer

    First come the tulips, then come the tunes. It’s seasonal ritual in the nation’s capital: As the city’s Tulip Festival comes to a close, the bloom begins for another season, one filled with live music. Beginning with Westfest, this first weekend in June, the calendar is packed through to September with nearly continuous live...

    Russia: Ex-Ukraine library boss convicted of inciting hatred
    Jun05

    Russia: Ex-Ukraine library boss convicted of inciting hatred

    In a case Amnesty International has denounced as a ‘travesty of justice’, the head of Russia’s only state-run Ukrainian library was convicted on …read more Source:...

    Breathing Room for the Kremlin
    Jun05

    Breathing Room for the Kremlin

    Pity the poor modern historian, who has to explain the seemingly illogical logic of Russia’s trajectory, which stands in defiance of all settled knowledge about the rise and fall of states. Russia presents us with the bizarre, albeit fascinating, case of a state that has found a way to survive despite having exhausted its systemic resources...

    Russia gives ex-head of Ukrainian library four-year suspended sentence
    Jun05

    Russia gives ex-head of Ukrainian library four-year suspended sentence

    A court in Moscow has convicted the former head of a Ukrainian library of inciting anti-Russia propaganda, a charge that she rejected as politically-motivated. …read more Source: Iran...

    A sustainable solution for Afghanistan
    Jun05

    A sustainable solution for Afghanistan

    Afghanistan has multidimensional issues. One set of issues stems from internal structural causes. The second set stems from involvement of other countries that too impacts the internal structural issues. The cumulative effect of both is an unstable Afghanistan, insecure lives and ways of livelihoods for her people and no end in sight to the...

    Can the US and Europe work together?
    Jun05

    Can the US and Europe work together?

    The Atlantic is rough these days, as stormy disregard blows from the United States to Europe and back. After President Donald Trump attacked Germany’s trade practices, Chancellor Angela Merkel told a campaign rally in Munich that “the times we can completely rely on others are somewhat over” and that “we Europeans must take our destiny into...

    Russia gives ex-head of Ukrainian library four-year suspended sentence
    Jun05

    Russia gives ex-head of Ukrainian library four-year suspended sentence

    A Moscow court convicts the ex-head of a Ukrainian library of inciting ethnic hatred against Russia. …read more Source:...

    Crimean Journalist’s Trial Resumes, Adjourned Until June
    Jun05

    Crimean Journalist’s Trial Resumes, Adjourned Until June

    The trial of RFE/RL contributor Mykola Semena, a Crimean journalist who is fighting what he says is a politically motivated separatism charge on the Russian-controlled peninsula, resumed on June 5 in the Crimean capital, Simferopol. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...