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    UN says Ukraine death toll doubles in 2 weeks
    Aug13

    UN says Ukraine death toll doubles in 2 weeks

    The number of people who have been killed in eastern Ukraine appears to have doubled in the last two weeks, the U.N. human rights office said Wednesday. …read more Source: Miami...

    Pope Francis Goes to Korea: The Spiritual Meaning of Travel During Turmoil
    Aug13

    Pope Francis Goes to Korea: The Spiritual Meaning of Travel During Turmoil

    Pope Francis is headed to South Korea on Wednesday, in the midst of what continues to be a particularly difficult month for the world. MoreLGBT Americans Less Likely to Be ReligiousISIS Is Ignoring Islam’s Teachings on Yazidis and ChristiansSuitcase Killing: American’s Body Found at Posh Bali Resort NBC NewsWater Everywhere: Heavy...

    Earnings Lift European Markets
    Aug13

    Earnings Lift European Markets

    Upbeat earnings helped European markets shrug off poor industrial production figures for the region, and at least temporarily sideline fears surrounding the economic impact of the crisis in Ukraine. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Ukraine death toll doubles in two weeks: U.N.
    Aug13

    Ukraine death toll doubles in two weeks: U.N.

    A spokeswoman for the office, Cecile Pouilly, says the U.N.’s “very conservative estimates” show the death toll has risen to at least 2,086 people as of Aug. 10 from 1,129 on July 26. …read more Source: CTV...

    12 pro-government Ukraine militiamen killed
    Aug13

    12 pro-government Ukraine militiamen killed

    At least 12 pro-government Ukrainian militiamen killed in ambush as army intensifies shelling …read more Source:...

    UN says Ukraine death toll doubles in 2 weeks to at least 2,086 in ‘clear escalating trend’
    Aug13

    UN says Ukraine death toll doubles in 2 weeks to at least 2,086 in ‘clear escalating trend’

    The U.N.’s human rights office says the number of people who have been killed in eastern Ukraine appears to have doubled in the last two weeks. …read more Source: FOX...

    UN says Ukraine death toll doubles in 2 weeks
    Aug13

    UN says Ukraine death toll doubles in 2 weeks

    The totals reflect Ukrainian armed forces, civilians and armed groups, but the U.N. said the civilian casualties are “likely to be under reported” because of disruptions in communications and the difficulty people have getting medical aid. Pouilly said the U.N. is taking “a cautious approach” toward the apparent doubling...

    Events in Ukraine
    Aug13

    Events in Ukraine

    …read more Source: Voice of...

    Russian Aid Convoy for Ukraine Rebels Stuck Amid Bickering
    Aug13

    Russian Aid Convoy for Ukraine Rebels Stuck Amid Bickering

    VORONEZH, Russia— Hundreds of Russian trucks carrying aid intended for rebel-held eastern Ukraine remained parked Wednesday in the southern city of Voronezh as doubts grew over the convoy’s final route. The white-tarped vehicles lay idle at a military base in Voronezh after driving there from the outskirts of Moscow the day before. Ukraine...

    Hillary Clinton Twists Herself In Knots To Avoid Blaming Israel For UN Bombing
    Aug13

    Hillary Clinton Twists Herself In Knots To Avoid Blaming Israel For UN Bombing

    The fog of war may be more of a Rorschach test, it turns out.Here’s Hillary Clinton, on the downing of a Malaysia Airlines plane in Ukraine: “I think if there were any doubt it should be gone by now, that Vladimir Putin, certainly indirectly … bears responsibility for what happened.” And here’s Clinton, on the...