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    Dominican court orders ex-Ukrainian official held amid probe
    Sep06

    Dominican court orders ex-Ukrainian official held amid probe

    SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — A court has ordered three months detention for a former Ukrainian government official during an investigation into accusations he kidnapped a fellow countryman at a popular tourist spot in the Dominican Republic. An alleged accomplice from Bulgaria also is being held. Volodymyr Vasiliovich Saldo, 60, was...

    Dominican court orders ex-Ukrainian official held amid probe
    Sep06

    Dominican court orders ex-Ukrainian official held amid probe

    A court has ordered three months detention for a former Ukrainian government official during an investigation into accusations he kidnapped a fellow countryman at a popular tourist spot in the Dominican Republic. An alleged accomplice from Bulgaria also is being held. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Dominican court orders ex-Ukrainian official held amid probe
    Sep06

    Dominican court orders ex-Ukrainian official held amid probe

    A Dominican Republic court has ordered three months detention for a former Ukrainian government official during an investigation into accusations he kidnapped a fellow countryman at a popular Dominican tourist spot. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine’s Best-Known Reformer Succumbs to the Lure of Populism
    Sep05

    Ukraine’s Best-Known Reformer Succumbs to the Lure of Populism

    In his inflammatory response to a brutal crime, Mikheil Saakashvili reveals his dark side. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Trudeau says protectionist views in U.S., Europe unlikely to creep into Canada
    Sep05

    Trudeau says protectionist views in U.S., Europe unlikely to creep into Canada

    HANGZHOU, China — Justin Trudeau spent days urging world leaders to fight back against rising anti-trade sentiments, but he says there’s little risk that protectionist forces seen in the United States and Europe will spill over into Canada. The prime minister, who made the remarks Monday at the end of the Group of 20 summit in China, said...

    Vladimir Putin Backtracks on Ukraine Despite G20 Charm Offensive
    Sep05

    Vladimir Putin Backtracks on Ukraine Despite G20 Charm Offensive

    Russian President Vladimir Putin said Monday that he will likely “have to meet” again with Ukraine’s president for peace talks, despite pulling out of “senseless” negotiations last month. Putin said he and the leaders of France and Germany—Francois Hollande and Angela Merkel—discussed Ukraine over the weekend, when he was urged to return to...

    Global Health: Doctors on Lookout for Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever in Spain
    Sep05

    Global Health: Doctors on Lookout for Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever in Spain

    A hospital patient in Madrid died of the illness, the first finding of the fever in Western Europe in someone who had not traveled to an endemic area. …read more Source: The New York...

    ‘Arson’ At TV Station Underscores Threat To Free Speech In Ukraine
    Sep05

    ‘Arson’ At TV Station Underscores Threat To Free Speech In Ukraine

    An apparent arson attack against a popular television news channel is underscoring fears that jingoism-fueled hostility toward journalists could extinguish free speech in Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kiev Condemns Mystery Torching of Major Russian-language TV Channel
    Sep05

    Kiev Condemns Mystery Torching of Major Russian-language TV Channel

    Ukraine’s president and opposition leaders have condemned an arson attack by mysterious assailants on one of the country’s largest Russian-language broadcasters. The Kiev office of Ukraine’s Inter TV channel, often described as the country’s most popular channel, was besieged by a group of individuals on Sunday, who set...

    Ukraine Finds 10 Million Rubles in Suspected Rebel Cash Delivery
    Sep05

    Ukraine Finds 10 Million Rubles in Suspected Rebel Cash Delivery

    Ukraine has arrested a man driving into territory held by pro-Russian separatists with thousands of U.S. dollars and millions of Russian rubles in cash, Ukraine’s defence forces announced on Facebook on Sunday. The man’s name was not given, however, the official press office of Ukraine’s forces, deployed near the rebel-held...