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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Protest over Russian Crimea map in German textbook
    Apr16

    Protest over Russian Crimea map in German textbook

    The German Federal Office for Migration and Refugees withdrew its approval for a textbook over a map showing Crimea as part of Russia. The story of a small Berlin firm stepping on a minefield of international politics. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Pope prays for an end to ‘vile’ attacks in Syria in his Easter address
    Apr16

    Pope prays for an end to ‘vile’ attacks in Syria in his Easter address

    VATICAN CITY // On the holiest day in Christendom, Pope Francis lamented the horrors generated by war and hatred, delivering an Easter Sunday message that also decried the “latest vile” attack on civilians in Syria.In his balcony address, Francis prayed that God would sustain those working to comfort and help the civilian population...

    Pope Denounces ‘Vile’ Syria Attack In His Easter Message
    Apr16

    Pope Denounces ‘Vile’ Syria Attack In His Easter Message

    Pope Francis used his Easter address Sunday to speak out against the most recent bombing in Syria.In an “Urbi et Orbi” (“To the City and the World”) speech with an audience of thousands, Francis called for the support of those working to bring peace to Syrians, who are “so greatly suffering from a war that continues to sow horror and death,” he...

    Chabad rabbi brutally beaten in Ukraine dies of wounds
    Apr16

    Chabad rabbi brutally beaten in Ukraine dies of wounds

    Six months after violent robbery, Rabbi Mendel Deitsch succumbs to injuries; is buried Sunday in Jerusalem …read more Source: The Times of...

    Protest over incorrect map of Crimea in German textbook
    Apr16

    Protest over incorrect map of Crimea in German textbook

    The German Federal Office for Migration and Refugees withdrew its approval for a textbook over a map showing Crimea as part of Russia. The story of a small Berlin firm stepping on a minefield of international politics. …read more Source:...

    Protest over incorrect map of Crimea in German textbook
    Apr16

    Protest over incorrect map of Crimea in German textbook

    The German Federal Office for Migration and Refugees withdrew its approval for a textbook over a map showing Crimea as part of Russia. The story of a small Berlin firm stepping on a minefield of international politics. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Chabad rabbi beaten in Ukraine dies of injuries 6 months after attack
    Apr16

    Chabad rabbi beaten in Ukraine dies of injuries 6 months after attack

    He had been in a coma since the attack at Tel Hashomer hospital in Ramat Gan, Israel, and never regained consciousness. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Pope Francis: Holy Father urges end to Syria ‘horror’ in Easter address
    Apr16

    Pope Francis: Holy Father urges end to Syria ‘horror’ in Easter address

    Pope Francis urged an end to "horror and death" in Syria and implored God to bring peace to the Middle East as he delivered the traditional Easter Day mass in Rome on Sunday. Pope Francis urged an end to “horror and death” in Syria and implored God to bring peace to the Middle East as he delivered the traditional Easter Day...

    Chabad rabbi beaten in Ukraine dies of injuries 6 months after attack
    Apr16

    Chabad rabbi beaten in Ukraine dies of injuries 6 months after attack

    (JTA) — A Chabad rabbi who was severely beaten six months ago at a train station in the western Ukrainian city of Zhitomir has died. Rabbi Mendel Deitsch was 64. He died in Israel where he was airlifted and treated following the attack days after Rosh Hashanah, which he spent in the Ukrainian town of Haditch, the resting place of Rabbi Schneur...

    Pope decries ‘vile’ attack on Syrians in Easter address
    Apr16

    Pope decries ‘vile’ attack on Syrians in Easter address

    By FRANCES D’EMILIO VATICAN CITY (AP) — On Christianity’s most joyful day, Pope Francis lamented the horrors generated by war and hatred, delivering an Easter Sunday message that also decried the “latest vile” attack on civilians in Syria. Both in his impromptu homily during Mass in St. Peter’s Square and later in his formal...