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    World Briefing: Ukraine: Gunmen Kill Pro-Russian Journalist in Kiev
    Apr17

    World Briefing: Ukraine: Gunmen Kill Pro-Russian Journalist in Kiev

    The journalist, Oles Buzina, 45, publicly opposed the protests that led to the ouster of President Viktor F. Yanukovych in 2014. …read more Source: The New York...

    Dutch Shift Priority In MH17 Crash To Investigating Culprits
    Apr17

    Dutch Shift Priority In MH17 Crash To Investigating Culprits

    The Netherlands says that, with nearly all of the victims of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 identified, efforts has shifted to finding those responsible for shooting the plane down over Ukraine last year. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Don’t mention the war, Europe
    Apr17

    Don’t mention the war, Europe

    As Germany wrestles with whether to finally permit the publication of Adolf Hitler’s “Mein Kampf,” controversies in a number of European countries make it seem as though World War II never ended. One has to wonder if, with the passing of the generation that actually fought the war, the time hasn’t come to set a cut-off date for its...

    Pro-Russian journalist gunned down in another Ukraine shooting
    Apr17

    Pro-Russian journalist gunned down in another Ukraine shooting

    Oles Buzyna was largely perceived as an activist rather than a journalist …read more Source: The Globe and...

    News Wrap: Al-Qaida seizes airport, oil terminal in Yemen
    Apr17

    News Wrap: Al-Qaida seizes airport, oil terminal in Yemen

    GWEN IFILL: Lawmakers struck a bipartisan deal to let President Obama fast-track trade deals. It comes just as negotiations with 11 Pacific nations are ramping up. Under fast-track authority, Congress could give any deal a yes or no vote, but it could not make any changes. The deal faces hurdles, many from within President Obama’s own...

    Third pro-Russia activist found dead in Ukraine capital this week
    Apr17

    Third pro-Russia activist found dead in Ukraine capital this week

    A journalist supportive of former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich was gunned down in Kiev on Thursday, the third death this week of a prominent critic of Ukraine’s Western-backed government. …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    Russia condemns Canadian training in Ukraine
    Apr17

    Russia condemns Canadian training in Ukraine

    Russia says Canada’s decision to join military training in Ukraine ‘deplorable’ …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s disabled condemned to life in institutions
    Apr17

    Ukraine’s disabled condemned to life in institutions

    Rights group: Ukraine’s disabled children condemned to life in grim institutions …read more Source:...

    Clinical Napoli destroy Wolfsburg in Europa League
    Apr17

    Clinical Napoli destroy Wolfsburg in Europa League

    Paris (AFP) – Rafa Benitez worked his European magic again on Thursday as a rampant Napoli produced a superb display to beat VfL Wolfsburg 4-1 in Germany in the first leg of their Europa League quarter-final.Captain Marek Hamsik scored twice in between strikes by Gonzalo Higuain and Manolo Gabbiadini for the visitors at the Volkswagen...

    Pro-Russian Rebel Leader Threatens To Take Mariupol, Blames Ukrainians For Truce Breakdown
    Apr17

    Pro-Russian Rebel Leader Threatens To Take Mariupol, Blames Ukrainians For Truce Breakdown

    The leader of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic threatened Thursday that pro-Russian rebels will take the port city of Mariupol if Ukrainian forces continue their “aggression” toward them. Oleksandr Zakharchenko’s comments, made on Russian TV, come as intense fighting in Donetsk, as well as Mariupol, threatens...