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    5 Things to Know About G-7 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting
    Apr10

    5 Things to Know About G-7 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting

    HIROSHIMA, Japan—Foreign ministers from the Group of Seven industrialized countries are meeting in the western Japanese city of Hiroshima on Sunday and Monday. Germany’s Frank-Walter Steinmeier was to miss the first day sessions due to aircraft problems at departure. Here are five things to know about the annual gathering of the top...

    EU Criticizes Ukraine Violence After OSCE Monitors Attacked
    Apr10

    EU Criticizes Ukraine Violence After OSCE Monitors Attacked

    The European Union has criticized an “unprecedented level of violence” in eastern Ukraine after international monitors came under fire. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    We’re speeding toward a climate change catastrophe — and that makes 2016 the most important election in a generation
    Apr10

    We’re speeding toward a climate change catastrophe — and that makes 2016 the most important election in a generation

    Before dropping out of the presidential race last month, Marco Rubio repeatedly declared that the 2016 presidential election is “the most important in a generation.” Such language is, of course, not uncommon to hear during election seasons. Politicians have been assuring the public for decades that the “next election” will be more significant...

    5 things to know about G-7 foreign ministers’ meeting
    Apr10

    5 things to know about G-7 foreign ministers’ meeting

    HIROSHIMA, Japan (AP) — Foreign ministers from the Group of Seven industrialized countries are meeting in the western Japanese city of Hiroshima on Sunday and Monday. Germany’s Frank-Walter Steinmeier was to miss the first day sessions due to aircraft problems at departure. Here are five things to know about the annual gathering of the top...

    The Panama Papers Expose the Hidden Wealth of the World’s Super-Rich
    Apr10

    The Panama Papers Expose the Hidden Wealth of the World’s Super-Rich

    Photo from Public Domain As global wealth concentrates in fewer hands, the world’s wealthy are shifting trillions to offshore havens to escape taxation, accountability, and publicity. The just-released Panama Papers—filled with titillating details involving the shady dealings of world leaders and violent traffickers of drugs and...

    El Salvador Raids Mossack Fonseca Offices As Panama Papers Fallout Continues
    Apr09

    El Salvador Raids Mossack Fonseca Offices As Panama Papers Fallout Continues

    The founding partner of Mossack Fonseca, the controversial law firm at the heart of the Panama Papers leak, says the company has not yet been approached by any investigators, but a recent raid in El Salvador could be a sign that authorities may soon come calling at the firm’s headquarters in Panama City. El Salvador’s attorney...

    Eastern Ukraine sees increase in fighting, 2 deaths reported
    Apr09

    Eastern Ukraine sees increase in fighting, 2 deaths reported

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine on Saturday reported a sharp increase in attacks by Russia-backed separatists around the government-held town of Avdiivka in eastern Ukraine, resulting in at least one civilian death. The rebels also reported increased shelling from government forces and the death of one of their fighters. The fighting that broke out in...

    Eastern Ukraine Sees Increase in Fighting, 2 Deaths Reported
    Apr09

    Eastern Ukraine Sees Increase in Fighting, 2 Deaths Reported

    Ukraine has reported a sharp increase in attacks by Russia-backed separatists around the government-held town of Avdiivka in eastern Ukraine, resulting in at least one civilian death.The rebels Saturday also reported increased shelling from government forces and the death… …read more Source:...

    Eastern Ukraine sees increase in fighting, 2 deaths reported
    Apr09

    Eastern Ukraine sees increase in fighting, 2 deaths reported

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine has reported a sharp increase in attacks by Russia-backed separatists around the government-held town of Avdiivka in eastern Ukraine, resulting in at least one civilian death. …read more Source: U.S....

    Eastern Ukraine sees increase in fighting, 2 deaths reported
    Apr09

    Eastern Ukraine sees increase in fighting, 2 deaths reported

    Ukraine has reported a sharp increase in attacks by Russia-backed separatists around the government-held town of Avdiivka in eastern Ukraine, resulting in at least one civilian death. …read more Source: FOX...