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    UNICEF Calls for Access to 500,000 Children in Eastern Ukraine
    Feb19

    UNICEF Calls for Access to 500,000 Children in Eastern Ukraine

    The United Nations children’s agency says the conflict in Ukraine has deeply affected the lives of a half-million children living in areas not controlled by the Kyiv government and near the front lines of the fighting with pro-Russia separatists. In a statement Friday, UNICEF said one in three of those children, numbering some 580,000, now...

    Poroshenko’s Office Announces Receipt Of Shokin Resignation
    Feb19

    Poroshenko’s Office Announces Receipt Of Shokin Resignation

    Ukraine’s embattled prosecutor-general has officially submitted his resignation, a spokesman for Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko wrote on Twitter. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Poroshenko’s Office Announces Receipt Of Shokin Resignation
    Feb19

    Poroshenko’s Office Announces Receipt Of Shokin Resignation

    Ukraine’s embattled prosecutor-general has officially submitted his resignation, a spokesman for Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko wrote on Twitter. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Biden Commends Poroshenko For Anti-Corruption Efforts
    Feb19

    Biden Commends Poroshenko For Anti-Corruption Efforts

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden called Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and commended him for passing anti-corruption legislation sought by the International Monetary Fund, the White House said. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Conflict in Ukraine has affected 580,000 children, UN says
    Feb19

    Conflict in Ukraine has affected 580,000 children, UN says

    The conflict in Ukraine has “deeply affected” 580,000 children close to the front lines and in areas in the volatile east not under government control, the UN children’s agency said late Thursday. …read more Source: CTV...

    UN says conflict in Ukraine has affected 580,000 children
    Feb19

    UN says conflict in Ukraine has affected 580,000 children

    The United Nations children’s agency says the conflict in Ukraine has deeply affected 580,000 children close to the front lines and in areas not under government control in the volatile east. …read more Source: Global...

    A US Army vet is suing a gun range for declaring itself ‘Muslim-free’
    Feb19

    A US Army vet is suing a gun range for declaring itself ‘Muslim-free’

    Getty ImagesA US Army veteran and reservist is suing a gun range in Oklahoma that declared itself “Muslim-free” last summer, after the owners refused to allow him to use the facility and accused him of planning to murder them as an act of “jihad,” according to a lawsuit filed Wednesday. The news of the lawsuit against Save...

    Another faction quits Ukraine’s governing coalition
    Feb19

    Another faction quits Ukraine’s governing coalition

    The move by Samopomich leaves the governing coalition with 217 of 450 seats in parliament. The failure to create a new majority coalition may lead to early elections. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    A US Army vet is suing a gun range for declaring itself ‘Muslim-free’
    Feb19

    A US Army vet is suing a gun range for declaring itself ‘Muslim-free’

    Getty ImagesA US Army veteran and reservist is suing a gun range in Oklahoma that declared itself “Muslim-free” last summer, after the owners refused to allow him to use the facility and accused him of planning to murder them as an act of “jihad,” according to a lawsuit filed Wednesday. The news of the lawsuit against Save...

    World Briefing: Ukraine: Governing Coalition Splinters
    Feb19

    World Briefing: Ukraine: Governing Coalition Splinters

    The governing coalition lost its majority in Parliament after a second faction bailed out. …read more Source: The New York...