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    OSCE Concerned About New Ukraine Cinema Law
    Apr22

    OSCE Concerned About New Ukraine Cinema Law

    OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media Dunja Mijatovic has warned that recent legislative steps in Ukraine could limit free media and the free flow of information. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Lithuania govt websites hit by cyberattacks for 3rd time
    Apr22

    Lithuania govt websites hit by cyberattacks for 3rd time

    VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Lithuanian officials say government websites have been hit by cyberattacks for the third time this month. The latest so-called denial-of-service attacks disrupted the websites of Parliament and the ministries of finance, defense, agriculture and others for about 30 minutes on Thursday. Police launched an investigation...

    Ukraine children eat food tainted by Chornobyl: AP
    Apr22

    Ukraine children eat food tainted by Chornobyl: AP

    Rural families in Ukraine are resorting to milk and produce from land still contaminated by fallout from the world’s worst nuclear accident three decades ago. …read more Source: CTV...

    Gorbachev Urges Putin and Obama to Begin Ukraine Talks
    Apr22

    Gorbachev Urges Putin and Obama to Begin Ukraine Talks

    The Soviet Union’s last leader Mikhail Gorbachev has urged the U.S. and Russian presidents to personally start talks on alleviating the Ukraine crisis, fearing the conflict may not stay “frozen” for long. Ukraine has entered a tense stalemate with Russian-backed separatists in its eastern Donetsk and Luhansk regions, after violence erupted...

    Obama’s royal holiday: Lunch with queen, dinner with princes
    Apr22

    Obama’s royal holiday: Lunch with queen, dinner with princes

    Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh wave to well-wishers during her 90th birthday celebrations in Windsor, Britain, 21 April 2016. (ANDY RAIN/EPA/Getty Images) LONDON — Most people send a card, call, or post on Facebook for someone’s birthday, but President Barack Obama has gone the extra mile —...

    How to Start a New Life in the French Foreign Legion
    Apr22

    How to Start a New Life in the French Foreign Legion

    Military service is often the chosen path of those with a patriotic calling. But for the men of the French Foreign Legion, the country they’re trained to fight and die for isn’t their own. Volunteers come from all over the world—Panama, Slovakia, the United States—to be sent to some of the most far-flung and dangerous posts occupied...

    The Morning Vertical, April 22, 2016
    Apr22

    The Morning Vertical, April 22, 2016

    Your daily roundup …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Moscow defends ruling to suspend Tatar legislature in Crimea
    Apr22

    Moscow defends ruling to suspend Tatar legislature in Crimea

    A spokesman for President Vladimir Putin has rejected U.S. criticism about a recent decision to suspend a Crimean Tatar legislative body. …read more Source: FOX...

    AP Exclusive: Ukraine children eat food tainted by Chernobyl
    Apr22

    AP Exclusive: Ukraine children eat food tainted by Chernobyl

    Viktoria Vetrova knows the risk her four children take in drinking milk from the family’s two cows and eating dried mushrooms and berries from the forest. …read more Source: FOX...

    Moscow defends ruling to suspend Tatar legislature in Crimea
    Apr22

    Moscow defends ruling to suspend Tatar legislature in Crimea

    A spokesman for President Vladimir Putin has rejected U.S. criticism about a recent decision to suspend a Crimean Tatar legislative body. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...