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    Opinion: Canada’s complacency towards Saudi Arabia should stop at Raif Badawi
    Jan22

    Opinion: Canada’s complacency towards Saudi Arabia should stop at Raif Badawi

    While Saudi dignitaries marched with a million people in Paris defending freedom of speech, Raif Badawi endured the first 50 of 1,000 lashes for daring to promote freedom of thought and religious tolerance in the repressive kingdom. Canada’s tepid denunciation, coming on the heels of a sustained campaign to free Badawi, didn’t...

    Donetsk airport falls into the hands of pro-Russia separatists
    Jan22

    Donetsk airport falls into the hands of pro-Russia separatists

    The heroic defense that lasted for 242 days is over as Ukraine military officials conceded Thursday that the main bastion of Donetsk airport defense fell into the hands of pro-Russia separatists. …read more Source: Los Angeles...

    At least 7 die after artillery shell hits bus in Ukraine
    Jan22

    At least 7 die after artillery shell hits bus in Ukraine

    The shell struck the vehicle Thursday morning in Donetsk, instantly killing passengers and blowing out the windows of a nearby building. …read more Source: New York Daily...

    At least 7 killed in shelling of city bus in eastern Ukraine
    Jan22

    At least 7 killed in shelling of city bus in eastern Ukraine

    Local authorities in the separatist stronghold in east Ukraine say at least seven people have been killed after a city bus was hit by an artillery shell. See also: Ukraine says it reclaimed Donetsk airport after ‘massive military operation’ The shell struck the vehicle Thursday morning in Donetsk, instantly killing numerous passengers...

    Ukraine PM says Russia should bear responsibility for deadly Donetsk attack
    Jan22

    Ukraine PM says Russia should bear responsibility for deadly Donetsk attack

    A Reuters cameraman said he saw six bodies on the ground near, and inside, a trolleybus in a southern district of the city …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Ukraine crisis: Several killed after Donetsk bus hit by artillery
    Jan22

    Ukraine crisis: Several killed after Donetsk bus hit by artillery

    Local authorities in the separatist stronghold in east Ukraine say at least seven people have been killed after a city bus was hit by an artillery shell. …read more Source:...

    At least seven killed in shelling attack in Donetsk
    Jan22

    At least seven killed in shelling attack in Donetsk

    DONETSK, Ukraine – Local authorities in the separatist stronghold in east Ukraine say at least seven people have been killed after a city bus was hit by an artillery shell. The shell struck the vehicle Thursday morning in Donetsk, instantly killing numerous passengers and blowing out the windows of a nearby building. A rebel official at the site...

    Ukrainian Forces Abandon Donetsk Airport Terminals, Battle Continues
    Jan22

    Ukrainian Forces Abandon Donetsk Airport Terminals, Battle Continues

    A Ukrainian military spokesman says government forces have withdrawn from terminal buildings at Donetsk airport, positions that they fiercely defended for months against pro-Russian separatists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right Now
    Jan22

    The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right Now

    Hello! Here’s what you need to know for Thursday. 1. The European Central Bank is expected to announce a major stimulus program to buy more than €500 billion in bonds. 2. Microsoft showed off the next version of Windows, Windows 10, expected to come out later this year. 3.The latest polls show that Greece’s anti-austerity radical...

    Shelling Hits City Bus in Ukraine’s Donetsk, 7 Dead
    Jan22

    Shelling Hits City Bus in Ukraine’s Donetsk, 7 Dead

    Ukrainian authorities say at least seven people were killed in the eastern city of Donetsk after an artillery shell hit a city bus. Emergency officials said a shell struck a trolley bus early Thursday, killing the passengers instantly. Meanwhile, Ukrainian military authorities say troops have withdrawn from the Donetsk airport, which has been the...