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    Ukraine Recovers 17 Paintings Stolen In Italy
    May11

    Ukraine Recovers 17 Paintings Stolen In Italy

    Ukraine says it has recovered 17 paintings that were stolen from an Italian museum last year. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    U.S. Gears up Missile Defense System in Europe to Protect Against Middle Eastern Threats. Here’s Why Russia Isn’t Pleased.
    May11

    U.S. Gears up Missile Defense System in Europe to Protect Against Middle Eastern Threats. Here’s Why Russia Isn’t Pleased.

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A U.S. missile defense system aimed at protecting Europe from ballistic missile threats is moving into higher gear this week, with a site in Romania becoming operational on Thursday and officials breaking ground at another site in Poland a day later. The system has been under development for years and is, NATO and U.S....

    Ukraine tracks down Old Master paintings stolen from Verona
    May11

    Ukraine tracks down Old Master paintings stolen from Verona

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s president has hailed the ex-Soviet nation’s law enforcement agencies for tracking down prized Renaissance paintings stolen from a museum in Verona, Italy. …read more Source: U.S....

    Ukraine tracks down Renaissance paintings stolen from Verona
    May11

    Ukraine tracks down Renaissance paintings stolen from Verona

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s president has hailed the ex-Soviet nation’s law enforcement agencies for tracking down prized Renaissance paintings stolen from a museum in Verona, Italy. President Petro Poroshenko said Wednesday that the “brilliant operation” to recover 17 paintings by Rubens, Tintoretto, Pisanello and other Old...

    Ukraine tracks down Renaissance paintings stolen from Verona
    May11

    Ukraine tracks down Renaissance paintings stolen from Verona

    Ukraine’s president has hailed the ex-Soviet nation’s law enforcement agencies for tracking down prized Renaissance paintings stolen from a museum in Verona, Italy. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Ukraine tracks down Renaissance paintings stolen from Verona
    May11

    Ukraine tracks down Renaissance paintings stolen from Verona

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s president has hailed the ex-Soviet nation’s law enforcement agencies for tracking down prized Renaissance paintings… …read more Source:...

    Russia Launches Fourth Electricity Line To Crimea
    May11

    Russia Launches Fourth Electricity Line To Crimea

    Russia has launched a fourth and final line supplying electricity from the Russian mainland to annexed Crimea. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian Hackers Leak Personal Data Of Thousands Of Journalists Who Worked In Donbas
    May11

    Ukrainian Hackers Leak Personal Data Of Thousands Of Journalists Who Worked In Donbas

    Ukrainian hackers have leaked the names and contact details of 4,508 journalists and other media representatives who’ve worked over the past year and a half in areas under the control of pro-Russia separatists in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Britain’s Welfare State Pushes People Into Survival Crime
    May11

    Britain’s Welfare State Pushes People Into Survival Crime

    Britain’s welfare state is making people destitute and pushes them toward “survival crime” in order to eat, a major U.K. study has found. Preliminary findings of research into increased restrictions on receiving benefits in the U.K., led by the University of York and reported in The Guardian, show that in some cases children are missing...

    Report: Nearly 41 Million People Internally Displaced Globally
    May11

    Report: Nearly 41 Million People Internally Displaced Globally

    A new report says the number of people throughout the world who were uprooted from their homes due to conflicts and natural disasters stood at a record 40.8 million last year, the highest figure ever recorded. The Norwegian Refugee Council’s Internal Displacement Monitoring Center (IDMC) reported Wednesday that 27.8 million people were...