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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    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...

    Deadly Grenade Blasts Rock Ukrainian Court
    Nov30

    Deadly Grenade Blasts Rock Ukrainian Court

    The father of a murder victim detonated two hand grenades in a Ukrainian courtroom, killing himself and a defendant. Ten people were also injured and loaded into ambulances after the November 30 explosions in the eastern Ukrainian town of Nikopol. The defendants were accused of killing the man’s son with an automatic weapon in 2016....

    Two killed, nine hurt in Ukraine courtroom blast

    KIEV (AFP): Two people were killed and another nine injured on Thursday after two hand grenades were detonated by the father of a victim in a murder trial in southeastern Ukraine, police said. The incident occurred in the city of Nikopol, about 240 kilometres from the separatist east of the country, during the trial of several men accused of...

    Chinese vice premier to visit Ukraine, Greece, Italy
    Nov30

    Chinese vice premier to visit Ukraine, Greece, Italy

    Chinese Vice Premier Ma Kai will visit Ukraine, Greece and Italy from December 4 to 13, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson announced Thursday. …read more Source:...

    An eye-opening look at sexual consent ages around Europe! (MAP)
    Nov30

    An eye-opening look at sexual consent ages around Europe! (MAP)

    The age of consent, while it has no concrete legal definition, is widely understood to mean the lowest age at which a person is legally competent to give consent to sexual activity with another person. However, the exact definition varies from country to country, and there are other factors that can may make an otherwise illegal sexual act...

    Uhuru Kenyatta swears-in for second term as Kenyan president
    Nov30

    Uhuru Kenyatta swears-in for second term as Kenyan president

    Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta was sworn in Tuesday for a second term as police fired teargas to disperse angry opposition supporters, in what many hope is the closing act of a gruelling and divisive election drama. The pomp and ceremony ended with a 21-gun salute but was overshadowed by chaos in another part of Nairobi, where police engaged in...