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    In East Ukraine Psychiatric Ward, War Deepens Mental Wounds
    Jun16

    In East Ukraine Psychiatric Ward, War Deepens Mental Wounds

    HORLIVKA, Ukraine—Whenever the bombs fell, the men and women in the psychiatric ward would huddle in terror around fellow patient Valentina Izotova, a stout, maternal-looking woman, and she would read to them from her favorite book. They hardly understood a word, but her voice soothed them. The hospital in Ukraine’s war-torn east has been...

    Russia to Get 40 New Intercontinental Missiles This Year
    Jun16

    Russia to Get 40 New Intercontinental Missiles This Year

    MOSCOW— President Vladimir Putin says the Russian military will receive 40 new intercontinental ballistic missiles this year capable of piercing any missile defenses — a blunt reminder of the nation’s nuclear might amid tensions with the West over Ukraine. Putin made the statement Tuesday at the opening of an arms show at a shooting range...

    In East Ukraine Psychiatric Ward, War Deepens Mental Wounds
    Jun16

    In East Ukraine Psychiatric Ward, War Deepens Mental Wounds

    In east Ukraine, psychiatric ward patients traumatized by war, abandonment lack of medication …read more Source: ABC...

    Putin Says Russia Beefing Up Nuclear Arsenal
    Jun16

    Putin Says Russia Beefing Up Nuclear Arsenal

    President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday Russia would add more than 40 new intercontinental ballistic missiles to its nuclear arsenal this year and a defense official accused NATO of provoking a new arms race. Putin made his announcement a day after Russian officials denounced a U.S. plan to station tanks and heavy weapons in NATO states on...

    In east Ukraine psychiatric ward, war deepens mental wounds
    Jun16

    In east Ukraine psychiatric ward, war deepens mental wounds

    HORLIVKA, Ukraine (AP) — Whenever the bombs fell, the men and women in the psychiatric ward would huddle in terror around fellow patient Valentina Izotova, a stout, maternal-looking woman, and she would read to them from her favorite book. They hardly understood a word, but her voice soothed them. …read more Source: U.S....

    In east Ukraine psychiatric ward, war deepens mental wounds
    Jun16

    In east Ukraine psychiatric ward, war deepens mental wounds

    HORLIVKA, Ukraine (AP) — Whenever the bombs fell, the men and women in the psychiatric ward would huddle in terror around fellow patient Valentina Izotova, a stout, maternal-looking woman, and she would read to them from her favorite book. They hardly understood a word, but her voice soothed them…. …read more Source: Associated...

    In east Ukraine psychiatric ward, war deepens mental wounds
    Jun16

    In east Ukraine psychiatric ward, war deepens mental wounds

    HORLIVKA, Ukraine (AP) — Whenever the bombs fell, the men and women in the psychiatric ward would huddle in terror around fellow patient Valentina Izotova, a stout, maternal-looking woman, and she would read to them from her favorite book. The hospital in Ukraine’s war-torn east has been shelled eight times since the conflict started more...

    Putin says Russian military will receive new 40 intercontinental ballistic missiles this year
    Jun16

    Putin says Russian military will receive new 40 intercontinental ballistic missiles this year

    President Vladimir Putin says the Russian military will receive 40 new intercontinental ballistic missiles this year capable of piercing any missile defenses — a blunt reminder of the nation’s nuclear might amid tensions with the West over Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    The 10 slowest economies in the world
    Jun16

    The 10 slowest economies in the world

    Some countries bounced back relatively quickly after the global financial crisis, but others aren’t doing so hot. “Worryingly, the stalled recovery in some high-income economies and even some middle-income countries may be a symptom of deeper structural malaise,” Kaushik Basu, the World Bank’s chief economist and senior...

    Hundreds In Rare Antiwar Protest In Rebel-Held Donetsk, Ukraine
    Jun16

    Hundreds In Rare Antiwar Protest In Rebel-Held Donetsk, Ukraine

    At least 500 people have held a rare antiwar protest in the rebel stronghold of Donetsk, Ukraine, calling on separatists to remove rocket launchers from residential neighborhoods where they provoke fire from government troops. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...