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    Russia Requests UN Open New MH17 Probe
    Oct14

    Russia Requests UN Open New MH17 Probe

    Russia has asked the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), a United Nations agency, to open a new investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH-17 last year over eastern Ukraine. Speaking Wednesday in Moscow, deputy head of the Russian Federal Aviation Agency, Rosaviatsiya, Oleg Storchevoy categorically disputed the...

    Where Are All the Women in World Politics?
    Oct14

    Where Are All the Women in World Politics?

    A popular photoshop job from Elle UK removing the men from images of global politics as part of their #morewomen campaign is making headlines this week. The images depict German Chancellor Angela Merkel standing alone in a room after her male colleagues have been removed, while Hilary Clinton sits by herself in a boardroom that was once filled...

    Inside the fight of Stephen Harper’s life
    Oct14

    Inside the fight of Stephen Harper’s life

    Prime Minister Stephen Harper and wife, Laureen, on Aug. 2, 2015 — back when it all began. (Justin Tang, The Canadian Press) As the last week of what must surely be his final election campaign began, Stephen Harper was in Etobicoke, at the west end of Toronto, trying to hold down a seat the Conservatives risk losing. Etobicoke–Lakeshore has...

    U.S. Report: Nonstate Actors Inflict ‘Significant Damage’ On Global Religious Freedoms
    Oct14

    U.S. Report: Nonstate Actors Inflict ‘Significant Damage’ On Global Religious Freedoms

    The United States says rebel and terrorist organizations like the Islamic State (IS) extremist group caused “significant damage” to religious freedoms and committed “by far some of the most egregious human rights abuses” across the globe in 2014. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Theses are the countries where students expect to earn over $70,000 by the time they graduate
    Oct14

    Theses are the countries where students expect to earn over $70,000 by the time they graduate

    In an ideal world, we’d all jump out of university and into a high-paying graduate job, but that’s not always the case, giving us all varying expectations of starter salaries. A new study by Universum surveyed around 250,000 students from 50 countries and found out what business and engineering undergraduates from around the world...

    Families of those who died in Malaysian plane over Ukraine face long wait despite new report
    Oct14

    Families of those who died in Malaysian plane over Ukraine face long wait despite new report

    The Rev. John Mosey has advice for relatives seeking justice for their loved ones who died aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 17: Don’t expect your quest to carry much weight. …read more Source: FOX...

    1 Ukraine Soldier Killed, 2 Wounded by Rebel Fire
    Oct14

    1 Ukraine Soldier Killed, 2 Wounded by Rebel Fire

    One Ukrainian soldier has been killed and two injured by rebel fire in violation of a cease-fire deal between Ukraine’s government and separatist forces in eastern Ukraine. In a televised statement Wednesday, a Ukrainian Defense Ministry spokesman, Leonid Matyukhin, announced the casualties south of Avdiivka, near the rebel stronghold of...

    Families of MH17 victims face long wait for answers
    Oct14

    Families of MH17 victims face long wait for answers

    Mosey thought truth would prevail after he lost his teenage daughter Helga, who was a passenger on Pan Am Flight 103 when it exploded over Lockerbie, Scotland, just before Christmas in 1988. In face-to-face informal counseling sessions at Lockerbie, Mosey has cautioned MH17 families that the interests of powerful countries like Russia and the...

    Families of MH17 Victims Face Long Wait for Answers
    Oct14

    Families of MH17 Victims Face Long Wait for Answers

    Families of those who died in Malaysian plane over Ukraine face long wait despite new report …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukrainian soldier killed by rebel fire in eastern Ukraine
    Oct14

    Ukrainian soldier killed by rebel fire in eastern Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Ukrainian defense ministry says one soldier was killed and two were injured on Tuesday in eastern Ukraine in violation of a month-long ceasefire between government and rebel forces. …read more Source: CNS...