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    UN Report Blasts Both sides in Ukraine Conflict
    Jul14

    UN Report Blasts Both sides in Ukraine Conflict

    A report from the United Nations’ human rights arm has strongly criticized both sides in Ukraine’s fighting for the killing of civilians in indiscriminate shelling, as well as summary executions of both combatants and civilians.The report released Thursday by the U.N.’s… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s Brutal War Is Still Raging On After A Failed Ceasefire
    Jul14

    Ukraine’s Brutal War Is Still Raging On After A Failed Ceasefire

    At the top of the agenda during last week’s NATO Summit in Warsaw was Russian aggression against the West. In response to the ongoing conflict between Russian-backed separatists and the Ukrainian Armed Forces, NATO reiterated their support of Ukraine’s fight against Russian advancement in the east, and committed to a comprehensive...

    Kerry Heads to Moscow Seeking Russian Cooperation in Syria
    Jul14

    Kerry Heads to Moscow Seeking Russian Cooperation in Syria

    John Kerry is visiting Moscow in an effort to secure Russian cooperation in anti-terror operations in Syria, despite a breakdown in U.S.-Russia relations over Ukraine, NATO and other issues that have left both sides simmering with distrust. The secretary of state’s two days of talks with the Russians are formally expected to touch on a wide...

    We Met The Young Hustlers Cashing In On Cuba’s Booming Black Market
    Jul14

    We Met The Young Hustlers Cashing In On Cuba’s Booming Black Market

    Sofa’s living room is covered in clothes. Stacks of t-shirts and shorts line a faded plaid couch. Dresses are strewn across the counter, and an armchair cradles a small mountain of shoes. You can’t see the floor.The 30-year-old sits cross-legged amidst the merchandise, methodically folding a pile of baby clothes. She holds up a...

    UN Report Blasts Both Sides in Ukraine Conflict
    Jul14

    UN Report Blasts Both Sides in Ukraine Conflict

    A report from the United Nations’ human rights arm is strongly criticizing both sides in Ukraine’s fighting for the killing of civilians in indiscriminate shelling, as well as summary executions of both combatants and civilians …read more Source: ABC...

    UN report blasts both sides in Ukraine conflict
    Jul14

    UN report blasts both sides in Ukraine conflict

    A report from the United Nations’ human rights arm has strongly criticized both sides in Ukraine’s fighting for the killing of civilians in indiscriminate shelling, as well as summary executions of both combatants and civilians. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    ‘I’m Not Afraid’: Online Revelations Of Sexual Violence Spark Debate In Russia
    Jul14

    ‘I’m Not Afraid’: Online Revelations Of Sexual Violence Spark Debate In Russia

    All this month, women in Ukraine, Russia, and other countries have been posting stories of the sexual violence they have endured. In Russia, the harrowing accounts of what comes across as pervasive harassment and abuse have provoked a wide-ranging social self-examination that seems unwelcome to the ruling political and religious elites....

    Ukraine Has Found the Weapon Used in the ‘Maidan Massacre’
    Jul14

    Ukraine Has Found the Weapon Used in the ‘Maidan Massacre’

    Ukraine claims it has found the sniper rifle allegedly used by deposed President Viktor Yanukouvych’s security forces to kill over 100 protesters in 2014. The event, known as the Maidan Massacre, marked for many the tipping point in the standoff between the pro-European protesters in Kiev’s Independence Square (Maidan Nezalezhnosti)...

    UN: Civilians in E. Ukraine Conflict Killed With ‘Rampant Impunity’
    Jul14

    UN: Civilians in E. Ukraine Conflict Killed With ‘Rampant Impunity’

    The conflict in eastern Ukraine has claimed civilian lives with “rampant impunity” in what may have constituted “war crimes” and crimes against humanity, according to a U.N. report. The U.N. Human Rights Monitoring Mission in Ukraine says very limited accountability that has taken place, since fighting began in 2014 in the Donbas region...

    UN report blasts both sides in Ukraine conflict
    Jul14

    UN report blasts both sides in Ukraine conflict

    MOSCOW (AP) — A report from the United Nations’ human rights arm has strongly criticized both sides in Ukraine’s fighting for the killing of civilians in indiscriminate shelling, as well as summary executions of both combatants and civilians. …read more Source: San Francisco...