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    Woman who bared breasts in Vatican square is freed
    Dec27

    Woman who bared breasts in Vatican square is freed

    VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Holy See has released a Ukrainian activist who bared her breasts in St. Peter’s Square on Christmas Day and snatched the statue of Baby Jesus from the Vatican’s outdoor Nativity scene. Vatican spokesman the Rev. Federico Lombardi said the Holy See prosecutor, met with Yana Zhdanova on Saturday and decided to...

    Vatican Arrests Femen Activist Who Bared Breasts in St Peter’s Square
    Dec27

    Vatican Arrests Femen Activist Who Bared Breasts in St Peter’s Square

    The Vatican said on Friday it had arrested a member of women’s rights group Femen who on Christmas Day bared her breasts and grabbed a statue of the baby Jesus from a nativity scene in front of thousands of people in St. Peter’s Square. Femen’s website says the woman was protesting as part of its anti-clerical “Massacre of...

    Vatican frees woman who bared breast, forbids her to ever to return to Holy See territory
    Dec27

    Vatican frees woman who bared breast, forbids her to ever to return to Holy See territory

    The Holy See has released a Ukrainian activist who bared her breasts in St. Peter’s Square on Christmas Day and snatched the statue of Baby Jesus from the Vatican’s outdoor Nativity scene. …read more Source: FOX...

    Woman who bared breasts in Vatican square is freed
    Dec27

    Woman who bared breasts in Vatican square is freed

    VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Holy See has released a Ukrainian activist who bared her breasts in St. Peter’s Square on Christmas Day and snatched the statue of Baby Jesus from the Vatican’s outdoor Nativity scene. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Woman who bared breasts in Vatican square is freed
    Dec27

    Woman who bared breasts in Vatican square is freed

    VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Holy See has released a Ukrainian activist who bared her breasts in St. Peter’s Square on Christmas Day and snatched the statue of Baby Jesus from the Vatican’s outdoor Nativity scene…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Poroshenko hails Ukraine ‘warriors’ freed by rebels
    Dec27

    Poroshenko hails Ukraine ‘warriors’ freed by rebels

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Saturday welcomed home as heroes 145 soldiers freed by pro-Russian rebels during the largest prisoner swap of the eight-month separatist war.The Western-backed leader, beaming and wearing a black bomber jacket, walked up to the back cargo bay of a military transport plane that landed at a...

    Ukraine, Pro-Russian Rebel Prisoner Exchange Continues
    Dec27

    Ukraine, Pro-Russian Rebel Prisoner Exchange Continues

    Several Ukrainian prisoners are set to be handed over to Kyiv Saturday by pro-Russian separatists, a day after the two sides exchanged hundreds of prisoners. Saturday’s exchange will complete a prisoner swap. The office of Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko says Ukraine handed over 222 rebel captives Friday, while separatists...

    Russia Offers To Sell Coal To Ukraine
    Dec27

    Russia Offers To Sell Coal To Ukraine

    Russia is ready to supply Ukraine with up to 1 million tons of coal monthly to help alleviate Ukraine’s energy shortages. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian authorities and pro-Russia rebels exchanged nearly 370 prisoners
    Dec27

    Ukrainian authorities and pro-Russia rebels exchanged nearly 370 prisoners

    Ukraine handed over 222 prisoners and the rebels released 145 people, according to Russia’s state RIA Novosti news agency — the biggest one-time prisoners swap since the pro-Russian insurgency flared up in eastern Ukraine in April. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Ukraine-Separatist Prisoner Exchange To Finish December 27
    Dec27

    Ukraine-Separatist Prisoner Exchange To Finish December 27

    Ukraine and pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine were due on December 27 to complete their exchange of prisoners …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...