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    ‘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....

    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...

    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 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. …read more Source: FOX...

    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...

    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: Associated...

    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. The report released Thursday by the U.N.’s High Commissioner for Human Rights office...

    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 News...

    Drone Disrupts Ukrainian Parliament
    Jul14

    Drone Disrupts Ukrainian Parliament

    Ukrainian opposition MPs disrupted a debate by flying a drone in parliament to film alleged voting fraud. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    More than 9000 killed in Ukraine since 2014, UN says; calls for world justice system to investigate
    Jul14

    More than 9000 killed in Ukraine since 2014, UN says; calls for world justice system to investigate

    Ed AdamczykGENEVA, Switzerland, July 14 (UPI) — A United Nations report, released Thursday, found 9404 people have been killed in Ukraine since the beginning of the conflict in 2014. …read more Source: United Press...