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    Connecticut immigrants to be honored at Capitol ceremony
    Apr20

    Connecticut immigrants to be honored at Capitol ceremony

    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut immigrants and their contributions to the state are being honored at a state Capitol ceremony this week. The Connecticut Immigrant and Refugee Coalition is hosting the 19th annual Immigrant Day Ceremony. This year, 12 immigrants who live in Connecticut and hail originally from 12 different countries will honored...

    Bank of the Underworld
    Apr20

    Bank of the Underworld

    Clay Rodery In the fall of 2011, the U.S. Secret Service orchestrated a sting operation. The target was a Vietnamese man named Hieu Minh Ngo. Investigators believed he was a big-time identity thief who sold packages of data known as “fullz,” each of which typically included a person’s name, date of birth, mother’s maiden name, Social...

    U.S. troops are in Ukraine for training and the Kremlin isn’t happy about it
    Apr19

    U.S. troops are in Ukraine for training and the Kremlin isn’t happy about it

    The post U.S. troops are in Ukraine for training and the Kremlin isn’t happy about it appeared first on PBS NewsHour. …read more Source:...

    Canada’s turn as Arctic Council head to end at Iqaluit meeting
    Apr19

    Canada’s turn as Arctic Council head to end at Iqaluit meeting

    Canada will voice its concerns over what it calls Russia’s military aggression in Ukraine during a meeting of the eight nations that make up the Arctic Council this week. “Canada will use the Arctic Council ministerial meeting as an opportunity once again to deliver our tough message to Russia for their aggression against Ukraine,” said...

    Letter: People of Ukraine must make the choice
    Apr19

    Letter: People of Ukraine must make the choice

    Re: Canada to send military troops to Ukraine as trainers; and, Russian infiltration of Ukrainian military complicates Canadian training mission, April 15. Why would anyone think that encouraging Ukrainians to fight each other is helping them? Ukraine is suffering in a civil war. The rebels, usually identified as “pro-Russia” but more accurately...

    Ceremonies Mark The Liberation Of Two Nazi Camps 70 Years Ago
    Apr19

    Ceremonies Mark The Liberation Of Two Nazi Camps 70 Years Ago

    FUERSTENBERG, Germany (AP) — Officials in Germany solemnly commemorated the liberation of two Nazi concentration camps 70 years ago in the closing days of World War II. Poland’s first lady, Anna Komorowska, joined in remembrance activities Sunday at the site of the Ravensbrueck women’s camp in northern Germany. Many of the prisoners...

    Netanyahu: Israel views Russian arms sale to Iran with ‘upmost gravity’
    Apr19

    Netanyahu: Israel views Russian arms sale to Iran with ‘upmost gravity’

    JERUSALEM (JTA) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel views with “upmost gravity” Russian President Vladimir Putin’s decision to sell advanced surface-to-air missiles to Iran. “Israel views with utmost gravity the supply of S-300 missiles from Russia to Iran, especially at a time when Iran is stepping up its aggression in...

    Canada’s turn as Arctic Council head to end at Iqaluit meeting; Kerry takes over
    Apr19

    Canada’s turn as Arctic Council head to end at Iqaluit meeting; Kerry takes over

    Canada will voice its concerns over what it calls Russia’s military aggression in Ukraine during a meeting of the eight nations that make up the Arctic Council this week.”Canada will use the Arctic Council ministerial meeting as an opportunity once again to deliver our tough message to Russia for their aggression against...

    Poland to Summon US Ambassador Over FBI Head’s Holocaust Remarks
    Apr19

    Poland to Summon US Ambassador Over FBI Head’s Holocaust Remarks

    Poland will summon the United States’ ambassador in Warsaw over an article written by a top U.S. intelligence official on Poland’s alleged responsibility for the Holocaust during World War II, a foreign ministry spokesman said on Sunday. The article by FBI director James Comey, published in the Washington Post last week, prompted an...

    Poland Summons U.S. Ambassador After FBI Chief’s Holocaust Article
    Apr19

    Poland Summons U.S. Ambassador After FBI Chief’s Holocaust Article

    WARSAW (Reuters) – Poland has summoned the United States’s ambassador in Warsaw over an article written by a top U.S. intelligence official on Poland’s alleged responsibility for the Holocaust during World War II, a foreign ministry spokesman said on Sunday. The article by FBI director James Comey, published in the Washington...