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    France stops large shipment of radioactive Belarus mushrooms
    Dec01

    France stops large shipment of radioactive Belarus mushrooms

    PARIS: France has stopped a large shipment of Belarus mushrooms contaminated with low-level radioactivity probably from Chernobyl and not linked to a radioactive cloud that appeared in southern Russia last month, officials said on Thursday.Earlier, Pierre-Franck Chevet — the head of French nuclear regulator ASN — told the French Senate that...

    Riot Police Clash With Protesters In Kyiv
    Dec01

    Riot Police Clash With Protesters In Kyiv

    Ukrainian riot police clashed with protesters in Kyiv who marked the fourth anniversary of the crackdown on the pro-European Maidan movement. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    France stops large shipment of radioactive Belarus mushrooms
    Dec01

    France stops large shipment of radioactive Belarus mushrooms

    PARIS: France has stopped a large shipment of Belarus mushrooms contaminated with low-level radioactivity probably from Chernobyl and not linked to a radioactive cloud that appeared in southern Russia last month, officials said on Thursday.Earlier, Pierre-Franck Chevet — the head of French nuclear regulator ASN — told the French Senate that...

    Six ‘Signature Solutions’ – New Development Plan for a New Era
    Dec01

    Six ‘Signature Solutions’ – New Development Plan for a New Era

    The UN flag. Credit: Sriyantha Walpola/IPSBy Baher KamalROME, Nov 30 2017 (IPS)While the top priority of any development strategy is still the same – to leave no one behind – the new challenges that have emerged show the need to adapt the actions necessary to face them.This appears to be the key rationale behind the new 21 century development...

    Monetary Imperialism
    Dec01

    Monetary Imperialism

    Photo by Chris Dlugosz In theory, the global financial system is supposed to help every country gain. Mainstream teaching of international finance, trade and “foreign aid” (defined simply as any government credit) depicts an almost utopian system uplifting all countries, not stripping their assets and imposing austerity. The reality since World...

    Victim’s Father Detonates Grenades At Ukraine Murder Trial, Killing Self And Defendant
    Dec01

    Victim’s Father Detonates Grenades At Ukraine Murder Trial, Killing Self And Defendant

    Police say a man detonated two grenades during a murder trial in the Ukrainian town of Nikopol on November 30, killing himself and a defendant and injuring nine other people as shrapnel sprayed through the courtroom. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Monetary Imperialism
    Dec01

    Monetary Imperialism

    Photo by Chris Dlugosz In theory, the global financial system is supposed to help every country gain. Mainstream teaching of international finance, trade and “foreign aid” (defined simply as any government credit) depicts an almost utopian system uplifting all countries, not stripping their assets and imposing austerity. The reality since World...

    Victim’s Father Detonates Grenades At Ukraine Murder Trial, Killing Self And Defendant
    Dec01

    Victim’s Father Detonates Grenades At Ukraine Murder Trial, Killing Self And Defendant

    Police say a man detonated two grenades during a murder trial in the Ukrainian town of Nikopol on November 30, killing himself and a defendant and injuring nine other people as shrapnel sprayed through the courtroom. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Isn’t Going Away in Ukraine
    Dec01

    Russia Isn’t Going Away in Ukraine

    Lyle J. Goldstein Security, Europe The developing escalation spiral needs to be halted before it ends in total catastrophe. The North Korea situation seems to bring U.S. national security “back to the future,” inviting Americans to seriously contemplate the prospect of nuclear war for the first time in decades. That is regrettable, and this...

    Russia Isn’t Going Away in Ukraine
    Dec01

    Russia Isn’t Going Away in Ukraine

    Lyle J. Goldstein Security, Europe The developing escalation spiral needs to be halted before it ends in total catastrophe. The North Korea situation seems to bring U.S. national security “back to the future,” inviting Americans to seriously contemplate the prospect of nuclear war for the first time in decades. That is regrettable, and this...