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    Dutch senators approve ratification of EU-Ukraine pact
    Jun01

    Dutch senators approve ratification of EU-Ukraine pact

    Ukraine is poised to improve ties with Western Europe. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine doctor pioneering ?three-parent? babies
    Jun01

    Ukraine doctor pioneering ?three-parent? babies

    KIEV: A 34-year-old woman tried to have a baby for 15 years before she turned to a pioneering doctor in Ukraine and a groundbreaking but ethically disputed “three-parent” procedure. She became the mother of a healthy baby boy in January at a private clinic in Kiev using a process called pronuclear transfer that inserts the...

    Police storm Malaysian plane after passenger ‘bomb threat’
    Jun01

    Police storm Malaysian plane after passenger ‘bomb threat’

    MELBOURNE: Armed police stormed a Malaysia Airlines flight which was forced to return to Melbourne after a passenger tried to enter the cockpit claiming he had a bomb, officials said Thursday. Passengers told of fearing for their lives, but Malaysian Deputy Transport Minister Abdul Aziz Kaprawi said a Sri Lankan national, who appeared to have...

    The Atlantic Daily: We’ll Always Have Paris(?)
    Jun01

    The Atlantic Daily: We’ll Always Have Paris(?)

    What We’re FollowingThe Paris Accord: President Trump is expected to make a decision soon about whether the U.S. will stay in the global agreement on climate change, and early reports say he plans to pull out. Todd Stern, who led U.S. negotiations on the deal, argues that decision would be indefensible, causing serious diplomatic damage....

    Massive underground water pipe explosion in Ukraine
    Jun01

    Massive underground water pipe explosion in Ukraine

    Cameras were rolling as an underground water pipe exploded in Kiev, Ukraine. Several cars were damaged and windows were shattered but no one was hurt. …read more Source: USA...

    IAAF rejects 28 Russians, approves 3
    Jun01

    IAAF rejects 28 Russians, approves 3

    MOSCOW — The IAAF rejected bids from 28 Russians to compete as neutral athletes Wednesday and approved only three. Russia was banned from all international track and field competition in 2015 amid allegations of widespread Doping and a cover-up orchestrated by government officials. Former European javelin champion Vera Rebrik, who competed for...

    Meet the Venture Capitalist Who Launched a Kickstarter for War
    May31

    Meet the Venture Capitalist Who Launched a Kickstarter for War

    From Syria to Ukraine, when the Pentagon needs help, Jim Hake has the answer. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Ushakov: Putin to hold a number of international meetings on sidelines of SPIEF discussing crisis in Syria
    May31

    Ushakov: Putin to hold a number of international meetings on sidelines of SPIEF discussing crisis in Syria

    Ushakov: Putin to hold a number of international meetings on sidelines of SPIEF discussing crisis in Syria Moscow, SANA – Assistant of the Russian President Yuri Ushakov announced that President Vladimir Putin will hold a number of international meetings in St. Petersburg city, including a meeting with the UN Secretary-General António Guterres on...

    Muguruza survives scare as Nadal, Djokovic march on
    May31

    Muguruza survives scare as Nadal, Djokovic march on

    French Open title rivals Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic stormed into the last 32 yesterday, while women’s defending champion Garbine Muguruza survived a second-round scare.Nadal outclassed Dutchman Robin Haase 6-1, 6-4, 6-3 in one hour and 49 minutes on Court Philippe Chatrier to continue his quest for an incredible 10th Roland Garros...

    Malaysia Airlines plane turns back after ‘bomb threat’
    May31

    Malaysia Airlines plane turns back after ‘bomb threat’

    SYDNEY, May 31, 2017 (AFP) – A Malaysia Airlines flight was forced to return to Melbourne airport Wednesday after a passenger tried to force his way into the cockpit claiming he had a bomb, officials said.Malaysian Deputy Transport Minister Abdul Aziz Kaprawi said the passenger, who he identified as a Sri Lankan national, appeared to have...