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    Ukraine Will Build a Holocaust Memorial at the Babi Yar Massacre Site
    Sep29

    Ukraine Will Build a Holocaust Memorial at the Babi Yar Massacre Site

    Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko announced on Thursday that the country will begin planning a Holocaust Memorial at Babi Yar, a ravine in the capital city where mass slaughters took place during World War II. He made the announcement at a ceremony marking the 75th anniversary of the start of the Babi Yar Massacre, when 34,000 Jews were killed...

    As Russian Officials Dig In On MH17, Critics Decry ‘Politics Of Denial’
    Sep29

    As Russian Officials Dig In On MH17, Critics Decry ‘Politics Of Denial’

    A series of denials by Russian officials and state-media allegations of bias and foul play present a view that is starkly discrepant with international criminal investigators’ findings, announced this week, over the downing of a Malaysian airliner over eastern Ukraine in 2014. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Canada, Russia to hold conference on Arctic co-operation
    Sep29

    Canada, Russia to hold conference on Arctic co-operation

    Although Canada disagrees with Russia’s conduct in Ukraine and Syria, bringing scientists of two countries together makes sense, given shared interests of two countries in Arctic: government. …read more Source: Toronto...

    A look at some of Israel’s prime ministers
    Sep29

    A look at some of Israel’s prime ministers

    JERUSALEM (AP) — Shimon Peres, who died Wednesday, was both a former president and prime minister, the only person in Israel to hold both jobs. Of Israel’s 12 prime ministers, three are still living: current Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu; his predecessor, Ehud Olmert, who is in prison after a bribery conviction; and Ehud Barak, who...

    Ukraine marks Babi Yar massacre’s 75th anniversary
    Sep29

    Ukraine marks Babi Yar massacre’s 75th anniversary

    Ukraine on Thursday marked the 75th anniversary of the Babi Yar massacre, one of the most infamous mass slaughters of World War II. Babi Yar, a ravine in the Ukrainian … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Ukraine marks Babi Yar massacre’s 75th anniversary
    Sep29

    Ukraine marks Babi Yar massacre’s 75th anniversary

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine on Thursday marked the 75th anniversary of the Babi Yar massacre, one of the most infamous mass slaughters of World… …read more Source:...

    75 years ago: 33,771 Jews slaughtered at Babi Yar
    Sep29

    75 years ago: 33,771 Jews slaughtered at Babi Yar

    Ukraine is marking 75 years since the World War II massacre. …read more Source: USA...

    Putin, Merkel discuss Ukraine, agree on future contacts in Normandy format: Kremlin
    Sep29

    Putin, Merkel discuss Ukraine, agree on future contacts in Normandy format: Kremlin

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed the Ukraine crisis during a phone call on… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Marks Babi Yar Massacre’s 75th Anniversary
    Sep29

    Ukraine Marks Babi Yar Massacre’s 75th Anniversary

    Ukrainians have marked the 75th anniversary of the Babi Yar massacre, one of the most infamous mass slaughters of World War II.Babi Yar, a ravine in the Ukrainian capital, is where nearly 34,000 Jews were killed within 48 hours in 1941, when the city was under Nazi… …read more Source:...

    Who Shot Down MH17? The View From Moscow And Kyiv
    Sep29

    Who Shot Down MH17? The View From Moscow And Kyiv

    Reaction from Moscow and Kyiv, as an international probe says that Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 was shot down with a Russian missile system, brought from Russia into a separatist-held part of Ukraine. What’s the view on the street? …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...