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    Silenced on Her Husband’s Disappearance
    Jun04

    Silenced on Her Husband’s Disappearance

    “Come in,” the stylish middle-aged woman says as she leads me into her bright spacious kitchen. Her husband disappeared without a trace in March last year when he was driving from Donetsk, the capital of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DNR) in war-torn eastern Ukraine. His elderly mother was feeling unwell, and he...

    Hooligans in Argentina and Highways in India: The Week in Global-Affairs Writing
    Jun03

    Hooligans in Argentina and Highways in India: The Week in Global-Affairs Writing

    Why Are the Soccer Hooligans of Argentina Killing Each Other? Amos Barshad | The FADER “It is across the Atlantic, in lovely Argentina, where the hooligans have evolved on a whole different wavelength. The British made soccer hooliganism a bizarre cultural artifact. The Argentines have made soccer hooliganism into a legitimate, if deathly...

    Inuit in two countries angered by Russian rocket splashdown in the Arctic
    Jun03

    Inuit in two countries angered by Russian rocket splashdown in the Arctic

    Russia has angered Inuit in two countries and raised sovereignty concerns over its plans to drop part of a rocket potentially carrying highly toxic fuel into some of the most productive waters of the Canadian Arctic. “This rocket will not be falling into no-man’s land,” said Okalik Eegeesiak of the Inuit Circumpolar Commission....

    MH17 Investigators: Criminal Probe At ‘Very Advanced Stage’
    Jun03

    MH17 Investigators: Criminal Probe At ‘Very Advanced Stage’

    Dutch prosecutors say an international joint probe into the downing of Flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine is “at a very advanced stage” and that the investigators will present their first results “after this summer.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    UN Sees Threat of Protracted War in East Ukraine Conflict
    Jun03

    UN Sees Threat of Protracted War in East Ukraine Conflict

    A new report from the Office of the U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights in Geneva said the situation in eastern Ukraine remains volatile two years into the war between Russian-backed armed separatists and the government. The latest U.N. figures show nearly 9,400 people have been killed and more than 21,500 others wounded since the conflict...

    UN cites rights violations on both sides of Ukraine conflict
    Jun03

    UN cites rights violations on both sides of Ukraine conflict

    A new U.N. …read more Source: FOX...

    UN Cites Rights Violations on Both Sides of Ukraine Conflict
    Jun03

    UN Cites Rights Violations on Both Sides of Ukraine Conflict

    A new U.N. report points to persistent patterns of human rights violations both in areas controlled by pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine and territories run by the Kiev government …read more Source: ABC...

    UN cites rights violations on both sides of Ukraine conflict
    Jun03

    UN cites rights violations on both sides of Ukraine conflict

    A new U.N. report points to persistent patterns of human rights violations both in areas controlled by pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine and territories run by the Kiev government. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Poll: Russians See US, Ukraine, Turkey as Top 3 Enemies
    Jun03

    Poll: Russians See US, Ukraine, Turkey as Top 3 Enemies

    A survey by an independent Moscow-based polling agency has found that Russians believe their country has a trio of main enemies – the United States, Ukraine and Turkey, in that order. The findings of the Levada Center poll, conducted among 2,400 people across Russia May 20-23, contain little new data other than Turkey’s inclusion in the top...

    Criminal probe into downing of plane over Ukraine nears end
    Jun03

    Criminal probe into downing of plane over Ukraine nears end

    The international team carrying out a criminal investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over Ukraine nearly two years ago says it will reveal details of the weapon used and the exact launch site “after the summer.” A Dutch civil investigation reported last year that a Soviet-designed Buk surface-to-air missile...