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    An historic Week: Bringing War Criminals to Justice
    Mar28

    An historic Week: Bringing War Criminals to Justice

    Like proverbial buses, it seems you can wait ages for a landmark international justice case, and then four come along at the same time. By any standards, this has been a remarkable week for international justice. On Thursday Radovan Karadžić was convicted by the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) for his role in...

    Lost in TRUMPLANDIA
    Mar28

    Lost in TRUMPLANDIA

    Trump victory party, New Hampshire, February 2016. In the crowd: Rich, a former submariner (in camo); a great-grandmother named Diana Ross (Blossom hat); the author (pixie cut, no socks). “THE FED OWNS COWS!” a protester bellowed at me as I moved blindly toward the doors of a Donald Trump rally. It was February 8, the eve of the New Hampshire...

    Russia’s Artful Exit from Syria
    Mar28

    Russia’s Artful Exit from Syria

    Alexander Kirss Security, Middle East Moscow entered and exited the conflict all within five months. Vladimir Putin’s surprise announcement that he is withdrawing the majority of Russian troops stationed in Syria will lead to much speculation over his true motives for doing so. Has the Russian military, as his announcement claimed, actually...

    Pope Urges Using ‘Weapons Of Love’ To Combat Evil In Easter Message
    Mar27

    Pope Urges Using ‘Weapons Of Love’ To Combat Evil In Easter Message

    Pope Francis urged the world in his Easter message on Sunday to use the “weapons of love” to combat the evil of “blind and brutal violence”, following the attacks in Brussels.After a week of somber religious events commemorating Jesus’ death, Francis said an Easter Sunday Mass under tight security for tens of...

    Pope Urges Using ‘Weapons Of Love’ To Combat Evil In Easter Message
    Mar27

    Pope Urges Using ‘Weapons Of Love’ To Combat Evil In Easter Message

    Pope Francis urged the world in his Easter message on Sunday to use the “weapons of love” to combat the evil of “blind and brutal violence”, following the attacks in Brussels.After a week of somber religious events commemorating Jesus’ death, Francis said an Easter Sunday Mass under tight security for tens of...

    Kremlin rejects call for Ukrainian pilot’s release under Minsk protocol
    Mar27

    Kremlin rejects call for Ukrainian pilot’s release under Minsk protocol

    Amy R. ConnollyMOSCOW, March 27 (UPI) — The Kremlin said former Ukrainian military pilot Nadiya Savchenko, convicted in the deaths of two Russian journalists, will serve her 22-year prison sentence. …read more Source: United Press...

    Official Vatican text of pope’s Easter Urbi et Orbi message
    Mar27

    Official Vatican text of pope’s Easter Urbi et Orbi message

    VATICAN CITY (AP) — Following is the Vatican’s official English-language translation of Pope Francis’ Easter “Urbi et Orbi” message delivered Sunday in Italian from the central balcony of St. Peter’s Basilica. Spelling and style are the Vatican’s. ___ “O give thanks to the Lord, for he is good, for his mercy endures for...

    Pope Francis: Combat Terrorism With ‘Weapons of Love’
    Mar27

    Pope Francis: Combat Terrorism With ‘Weapons of Love’

    VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – Pope Francis urged the world in his Easter message on Sunday to use the “weapons of love” to combat the evil of “blind and brutal violence”, following the attacks in Brussels. After a week of somber religious events commemorating Jesus’ death, Francis said an Easter Sunday Mass under...

    Pope Francis: Combat Terrorism With ‘Weapons of Love’
    Mar27

    Pope Francis: Combat Terrorism With ‘Weapons of Love’

    VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – Pope Francis urged the world in his Easter message on Sunday to use the “weapons of love” to combat the evil of “blind and brutal violence”, following the attacks in Brussels. After a week of somber religious events commemorating Jesus’ death, Francis said an Easter Sunday Mass under...

    Directors Without Borders
    Mar27

    Directors Without Borders

    Harvey Keitel, Michael Caine, and Rachel Weisz in Paolo Sorrentino’s film Youth Gianni Fiorito / 20th Century FoxAn Irish man and a French woman are sitting in an airport cafe, bickering about their American children. A tall Norwegian lurks offscreen, peering through the lens of his German camera. Everyone speaks English. This is not an...