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    Pope, patriarch seek dialogue, peace in Ukraine
    Nov30

    Pope, patriarch seek dialogue, peace in Ukraine

    ISTANBUL (AP) — Pope Francis and the spiritual leader of the world’s Orthodox Christians have called for peace in Ukraine and for all sides to pursue dialogue based on international law to resolve the conflict. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    Pope, patriarch seek peace, dialogue according to international law in Ukraine
    Nov30

    Pope, patriarch seek peace, dialogue according to international law in Ukraine

    Pope Francis and the spiritual leader of the world’s Orthodox Christians have called for peace in Ukraine and for all sides to pursue dialogue based on international law to resolve the conflict. …read more Source: FOX...

    How France’s History May Be Sinking The Sale Of Mistral Warships To Russia
    Nov30

    How France’s History May Be Sinking The Sale Of Mistral Warships To Russia

    The current difficulties surrounding France’s sale of two Mistral-class helicopter carriers to Russia mark another awkward chapter in the country’s history of arms sales. France currently ranks fifth among the world’s largest arms exporting nations, according to the independent Stockholm International Peace Research Institute...

    Shelled and Unpaid: Ukrainians Left Behind by War
    Nov30

    Shelled and Unpaid: Ukrainians Left Behind by War

    Many residents in Ukraine’s city of Donetsk are struggling on with their lives amid a conflict in which one million people have fled their homes. …read more Source:...

    Crimean Tatars say Russian annexation has brought fear and repression all over again
    Nov30

    Crimean Tatars say Russian annexation has brought fear and repression all over again

    BELOGORSK, Crimea — Crimea’s Tatars have bitter memories of the 1944 deportation that tore them from their native peninsula. With Russia again in control, some here say pressure is building once more. Read full article >> …read more Source: The Washington...

    ‘I Was Shot Twice in Kiev Protest’
    Nov30

    ‘I Was Shot Twice in Kiev Protest’

    A year ago crowds were protesting in Kiev’s main Square. One of the protesters talked BBC News about his experiences. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Moldova votes in key poll at crossroads of Europe and Russia
    Nov30

    Moldova votes in key poll at crossroads of Europe and Russia

    Chisinau (AFP) – Moldova votes on Sunday in a crucial parliamentary election that hinges on whether the impoverished ex-Soviet country will pursue integration with Europe or return to Russia’s fold.Opinion polls showed the political parties aiming for membership in the European Union were roughly neck-and-neck with those that back...

    Drone captures eerie view of city destroyed by nuclear disaster
    Nov29

    Drone captures eerie view of city destroyed by nuclear disaster

    Amy R. ConnollyPRIPYAT, Ukraine, Nov. 29 (UPI) — A British filmmaker used a drone mounted with a camera for a close look at Pripyat, Ukraine, a city ravaged by the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear disaster. …read more Source: United Press...

    Malaysia Airlines Apologizes for Insensitive Twitter Promotions
    Nov29

    Malaysia Airlines Apologizes for Insensitive Twitter Promotions

    Malaysia Airlines posted an unfortunate tweet as part of its year-end promotion. “Want to go somewhere but don’t know where?” read the post on Twitter, part of a promotion of special deals by the national carrier, Yahoo News reports. Twitter users criticized the national carrier for the tone-deaf tweet, sent out after two major calamities...

    Drone reveals haunting view of Chernobyl’s ‘ghost city’ from the air
    Nov29

    Drone reveals haunting view of Chernobyl’s ‘ghost city’ from the air

    KIEV, Ukraine — A haunting, abandoned amusement park. The tarnished Soviet hammer and sickle emblem atop an empty apartment complex. A forest rising from the cracks of a city square. Not a soul in sight. It’s a sprawling, decaying landscape overgrown with vegetation, a ghost city frozen in time. See also: Radioactive Boars Still Found in...