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    Photos of the Week: 5/30-6/5
    Jun05

    Photos of the Week: 5/30-6/5

    This week we have images of renewed fighting in Ukraine, people trying to capture “Manhattanhenge”, a simulated bomb attack in Israel, a robotic teacher in China, attacks on gay rights activists in Moscow, Parkour among Greek ruins in Libya, the rescue of a suicidal man in China, a Red Panda in Italy, and much more.This article was...

    Will Kiev’s LGBT Pride Go Ahead?
    Jun05

    Will Kiev’s LGBT Pride Go Ahead?

    The Ukrainian capital is scheduled to hold an LGBT Pride parade tomorrow—its first since the revolution–despite tensions between activists, and between activists and the authorities. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine’s President Poroshenko supports pride parade in Kiev
    Jun05

    Ukraine’s President Poroshenko supports pride parade in Kiev

    MOSCOW — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Friday voiced support for LGBT rights, saying he believes an ‘Equality March’ planned for Saturday in Kiev should take place as planned. “I will not participate in it but I don’t see any reason to impede this march because it’s a constitutional right of every citizen...

    Ukraine urges Canada to push for more G7 sanction against Russia
    Jun05

    Ukraine urges Canada to push for more G7 sanction against Russia

    Ukraine’s envoy is urging Prime Minister Stephen Harper to push his fellow G7 leaders into a strong political stand against the latest Russian aggression, but says his country can make do without weapons from the West. …read more Source:...

    U.S. considers deploying missiles in Europe after Russia allegedly violates Cold War-era nuclear treaty
    Jun05

    U.S. considers deploying missiles in Europe after Russia allegedly violates Cold War-era nuclear treaty

    This ‘counterforce’ option is among possibilities the U.S. is considering as it reviews its policy toward Russia in light of Moscow’s military intervention in Ukraine …read more Source: Vancouver...

    China and Russia are ‘engaged in a contest for primacy in Eurasia’
    Jun05

    China and Russia are ‘engaged in a contest for primacy in Eurasia’

    There’s no question that the Ukraine conflict has led Russia to shift more toward China — but that doesn’t mean that everything is smooth sailing for the two countries. One of the major byproducts of Moscow pulling toward Beijing will be “expanded” cooperation in Central Asia, according to Alexander Gabuev, a senior...

    OSCE Ukraine monitor calls for urgent resumption of talks
    Jun05

    OSCE Ukraine monitor calls for urgent resumption of talks

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — As fears persist that eastern Ukraine is about to fall back into full-scale war, a leader of the international monitoring group is urgently calling for resumed negotiations between the warring sides. …read more Source: U.S....

    OSCE Ukraine Monitor Calls for Urgent Resumption of Talks
    Jun05

    OSCE Ukraine Monitor Calls for Urgent Resumption of Talks

    OSCE Ukraine monitor calls for urgent resumption of peace talks after fierce battle breaks out …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine’s president warns army to prepare for a ‘full scale’ Russian invasion: ‘We must be truly ready’
    Jun05

    Ukraine’s president warns army to prepare for a ‘full scale’ Russian invasion: ‘We must be truly ready’

    Poroshenko says there is a ‘colossal threat’ that Russian-backed forces will launch large scale operations in the near future. Russia denies deploying troops to Ukraine …read more Source: Vancouver...

    OSCE Ukraine monitor calls for urgent resumption of peace talks after fierce battle breaks out
    Jun05

    OSCE Ukraine monitor calls for urgent resumption of peace talks after fierce battle breaks out

    As fears persist that eastern Ukraine is about to fall back into full-scale war, a leader of the international monitoring group is urgently calling for resumed negotiations between the warring sides. …read more Source: FOX...