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    Iran Nuclear Deal Pits U.S. Congress Versus U.S. Allies?
    Apr06

    Iran Nuclear Deal Pits U.S. Congress Versus U.S. Allies?

    The debate over the wisdom of the Iran Nuclear Deal has most frequently been projected as a divide between the Obama Administration and the Republican-dominated U.S. Congress (including many Democrats) who instead urge a policy of continued sanctions, pressure or even military action as urged by Israeli PM Netanyahu. However, the real leverage in...

    Donetsk Burns Centre treats hundreds of emergency cases
    Apr05

    Donetsk Burns Centre treats hundreds of emergency cases

    The burns centre in eastern Ukraine’s Donetsk has treated hundreds of emergency cases in the last year, including both Ukrainian soldiers and separatist fighters, many in need of reconstructive surgery, the centre’s chief doctor says. …read more Source: USA...

    6 April marks one year since start of eastern Ukraine conflict
    Apr05

    6 April marks one year since start of eastern Ukraine conflict

    Monday 6 April will mark one year since pro-Russian rebels seized the HQ of the regional administration building in Donetsk eastern Ukraine, marking the beginning of a rebellion against Kiev which has led to more than 6,000 deaths. …read more Source: USA...

    Trudeau’s travels: Liberal leader intensely focused on GTA and Montreal
    Apr05

    Trudeau’s travels: Liberal leader intensely focused on GTA and Montreal

    The road to victory for Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau in the upcoming federal election goes through ridings in and around Toronto and Montreal, judging by his travels over the past six months. Trudeau, a Montreal MP, also made multiple stops and participated in several events in the Vancouver area and southwestern Ontario, other regions with a...

    France’s True Problem: Skinny Fashion Models
    Apr05

    France’s True Problem: Skinny Fashion Models

    France’s parliament has approved a measure banning fashion models from being excessively thin. The measure is designed to fight anorexia, which many believe is triggered by the unhealthy body standards set by the media. Modeling agents will be liable for using models who are under a certain level of Body Mass Index. According to a BBC...

    The Crisis in Ukraine Presents one of the Gravest Threats to Global Order in the Past Quarter Century
    Apr05

    The Crisis in Ukraine Presents one of the Gravest Threats to Global Order in the Past Quarter Century

    Military action by Russia against Ukraine is a breach of international law and a violation of the terms of the Budapest Memorandum of 1994. It pits Moscow directly against Western powers at a time of deep instability in other parts… …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Preparing For Trench Warfare In Ukraine
    Apr05

    Preparing For Trench Warfare In Ukraine

    On the edge of the city here, members of the 37th Mechanized Infantry Battalion are living in cramped bunkers sunk about 8 feet into the black earth of farm fields. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Nine government soldiers killed in three incidents in east Ukraine
    Apr05

    Nine government soldiers killed in three incidents in east Ukraine

    Fred LambertMARIUPOL, Ukraine, April 5 (UPI) — Despite a ceasefire, at least nine Ukrainian soldiers were killed over the weekend in three separate incidents near rebel strongholds in the country’s east. …read more Source: United Press...

    Ukraine truce threatened as car blasts kill soldiers
    Apr05

    Ukraine truce threatened as car blasts kill soldiers

    The explosions come after Ukraine’s president pushes for international peacekeepers to help secure a truce. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Crimean Rights Commissioner Says Situation Worse Than In Russian Regions
    Apr05

    Crimean Rights Commissioner Says Situation Worse Than In Russian Regions

    The Russian-appointed human rights commissioner in Crimea has stated the situation with rights there is worse than in Russian regions. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...