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    Separatist ‘Prime Minister’: The Ceasefire In Ukraine Is Over
    Oct20

    Separatist ‘Prime Minister’: The Ceasefire In Ukraine Is Over

    The self-declared “prime minister” of the breakaway Donetsk People’s Republic (DNR) has declared on Twitter that the month-old ceasefire between Ukraine and the separatist republic has ended. Granted, this was the sort of cease-fire during which heavy combat was frequent, including fighting that destroyed much of the Donetsk...

    12 Creepy Abandoned Places You’ll Probably Find Ghosts Living In
    Oct20

    12 Creepy Abandoned Places You’ll Probably Find Ghosts Living In

    We have a challenge for you this Halloween. Instead of going to that fake (but still great!) “haunted house” attraction that’s set up in your town, why don’t you go and seek out a real scary house? We’re talking about abandoned homes that exist all over the world. Though we (obviously) can’t confirm that any of...

    Raw: Powerful blast rocks Ukrainian city
    Oct20

    Raw: Powerful blast rocks Ukrainian city

    A powerful explosion shook the largest rebel-controlled city in eastern Ukraine on Monday, as daily battles continue in the region despite a nominal ceasefire being in place. (Oct. 20) …read more Source: USA...

    The World’s Greatest Fears, Mapped by Country
    Oct20

    The World’s Greatest Fears, Mapped by Country

    The biggest fear among the Japanese is, unsurprisingly, nuclear weapons. People in South Africa, Kenya, and Uganda are most worried about AIDS and other diseases. And inequality is the deepest concern for much of Europe and the U.S. These are among the findings of Pew Research Center’s survey of more than 48,000 people in 44 countries this...

    Lavrov Slams U.S. For ‘Double Standards’ Over IS
    Oct20

    Lavrov Slams U.S. For ‘Double Standards’ Over IS

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has slammed what he calls Washington’s “double standards in order to implement geopolitical designs,” including over the fight against terrorism and the Islamic State (IS) militant group. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Voices: Rescuing a woman stuck in Ukraine war zone
    Oct20

    Voices: Rescuing a woman stuck in Ukraine war zone

    We rescued a widow from obvious danger, but couldn’t leave her on the street. …read more Source: USA...

    Nadezda Panasyk in DONETSK, Ukraine
    Oct20

    Nadezda Panasyk in DONETSK, Ukraine

    …read more Source: USA...

    Ukraine parliament says 100s died in battle
    Oct20

    Ukraine parliament says 100s died in battle

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A report by Ukraine’s parliament revealed Monday that more than 300 soldiers were killed during a weeks-long battle that marked a crushing setback in the military campaign… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Rights Group Cites Isolated Summary Executions in E. Ukraine
    Oct20

    Rights Group Cites Isolated Summary Executions in E. Ukraine

    A leading international human rights group says that both Russia-backed separatists and pro-Kyiv forces have been responsible for “isolated incidents” of summary killings in eastern Ukraine, but that Russian media and authorities have exaggerated the scale of such crimes committed by the latter. In a briefing published Monday, Amnesty...

    Sweden’s Massive Search for Russian Sub Shows ‘Cold War’ Fears Are Back
    Oct20

    Sweden’s Massive Search for Russian Sub Shows ‘Cold War’ Fears Are Back

    STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – It has all the makings of a Cold War thriller — an emergency military deployment with stealth ships and helicopters hunting for a foreign submarine in the Stockholm archipelago. Grainy photographs of a mysterious vessel. Sightings of a black-clad man wading in shallow coastal waters. Whether it was caused by...