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    AFP’s Bulent Kilic wins international photojournalism honour
    Sep06

    AFP’s Bulent Kilic wins international photojournalism honour

    Perpignan (France) (AFP) – Agence France-Presse photographer Bulent Kilic was honoured Saturday at photojournalism’s biggest annual festival for dramatic images of refugees fleeing across the Turkish border. Kilic, 35, won the Visa d’Or for News, the most prestigious award handed out at the “Visa Pour L’Image”...

    England clinch Euros berth, Spain ease to victory
    Sep06

    England clinch Euros berth, Spain ease to victory

    Paris (AFP) – Wayne Rooney equalled Bobby Charlton’s England goalscoring record as Roy Hodgson’s side beat San Marino 6-0 to become the first nation to secure qualification for Euro 2016 on Saturday.Rooney opened the scoring in Serravalle from the penalty spot in the 13th minute, leaving him with an identical international...

    Ukraine’s President Lauds Renewed Cease-Fire in War-Torn East
    Sep05

    Ukraine’s President Lauds Renewed Cease-Fire in War-Torn East

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Saturday that the cease-fire in eastern Ukraine had been respected for a week. Speaking on Ukrainian national television, Poroshenko said this was the first time since the Western-brokered agreement was signed in Minsk in February that no Ukrainian soldier had died in fighting. It has been reported,...

    Putin is upping the ante in Syria
    Sep05

    Putin is upping the ante in Syria

    Evidence is emerging that Russia may be ramping up its military involvement in Syria in a bid to help the ailing regime of President Bashar al-Assad stave off ISIS and other rebel groups. American intelligence officials told The Telegraph that Russia is building a military base in Assad’s Alawite stronghold of Latakia. Russian President...

    Letters: Refugee crisis demands more than just words; and other views
    Sep05

    Letters: Refugee crisis demands more than just words; and other views

    Refugee crisis demands more than just words Re: Family of boys found on beach were trying to come to Canada, Sept. 3. Canada sees itself as a compassionate nation but its response to the refugee crisis says something quite different. There are an estimated 670,000 stateless people currently living in Europe with thousands more attempting to join...

    20 Years Ago Today, Hillary Clinton Gave A Rallying Cry For Women’s Rights
    Sep05

    20 Years Ago Today, Hillary Clinton Gave A Rallying Cry For Women’s Rights

    On Sept. 5, 1995, then-first lady Hillary Clinton gave a forceful defense of women’s rights, declaring that “human rights are women’s rights, and women’s rights are human rights” in a famous address at the United Nations Fourth World Conference on Women held in Beijing.“If there is one message that echoes forth from this...

    Ukraine’s President Lauds Renewed Cease-fire in the East
    Sep05

    Ukraine’s President Lauds Renewed Cease-fire in the East

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has lauded the renewed cease-fire in the east, saying that not a single Ukrainian soldier has died in fighting this week.The military conflict in Ukraine’s industrial heartland has left more than 6,800 dead and despite a cease-fire… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s president lauds renewed cease-fire in the east
    Sep05

    Ukraine’s president lauds renewed cease-fire in the east

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has lauded the renewed cease-fire in the east, saying that not a single Ukrainian soldier has died in fighting this week. …read more Source: CNS...

    Ukraine’s president lauds renewed cease-fire in the east
    Sep05

    Ukraine’s president lauds renewed cease-fire in the east

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has lauded the renewed cease-fire in the east, saying that not a single Ukrainian soldier has died in fighting this week.The military conflict in Ukraine’s industrial heartland has left more than 6,800 dead and despite a cease-fire declared in February artillery strikes from both...

    Ukraine’s president lauds renewed cease-fire in rebel-held east
    Sep05

    Ukraine’s president lauds renewed cease-fire in rebel-held east

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has lauded the renewed cease-fire in the east, saying that not a single Ukrainian soldier has died in fighting this week. …read more Source: FOX...