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    10 Belarusians Suspected Of Fighting In Ukraine, Minister Says
    Dec13

    10 Belarusians Suspected Of Fighting In Ukraine, Minister Says

    Belarusian authorities have launched investigations of about 10 Belarusian citizens suspected of fighting in eastern Ukraine, the country’s foreign minister says. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    2 Yazidi women accept EU’s Sakharov Prize for human rights
    Dec13

    2 Yazidi women accept EU’s Sakharov Prize for human rights

    BRUSSELS (AP) — Two Yazidi women who escaped sexual enslavement by the Islamic State group accepted the European Union’s Sakharov Prize for human rights on Tuesday and said they would continue to be a voice for others suffering a similar fate. Lamiya Aji Bashar, 18, said the EU’s top human rights prize was one “for every woman and...

    Germany, France Back Extending Sanctions against Russia
    Dec13

    Germany, France Back Extending Sanctions against Russia

    The leaders of Germany and France say European Union sanctions against Russia over its actions in Ukraine will need to be extended.German Chancellor Angela Merkel says Tuesday that the implementation of last year’s Minsk peace accord in eastern Ukraine is “very… …read more Source:...

    It’s official: Donald Trump taps Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson to be secretary of state
    Dec13

    It’s official: Donald Trump taps Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson to be secretary of state

    President-elect Donald Trump announced early Tuesday that he has officially nominated Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson to be secretary of state in his administration. In a statement released by Trump’s transition team Tuesday, the president-elect praised Tillerson as “the embodiment of the American dream.” “Through hard work, dedication and...

    Savchenko Rejects Criticism For Meeting With Russia-Backed Separatist Leaders
    Dec13

    Savchenko Rejects Criticism For Meeting With Russia-Backed Separatist Leaders

    Ukrainian lawmaker Nadia Savchenko says she will continue her efforts to free Ukrainians held captive by Russia-backed separatists despite any fallout from her recent meeting with separatist leaders in Minsk, Belarus. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Germany, France back extending sanctions against Russia
    Dec13

    Germany, France back extending sanctions against Russia

    The leaders of Germany and France say European Union sanctions against Russia over its actions in Ukraine will need to be extended again …read more Source: U.S....

    Germany, France back extending sanctions against Russia
    Dec13

    Germany, France back extending sanctions against Russia

    The leaders of Germany and France say European Union sanctions against Russia over its actions in Ukraine will need to be extended. German Chancellor Angela Merkel says Tuesday that the … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Germany, France back extending sanctions against Russia
    Dec13

    Germany, France back extending sanctions against Russia

    The leaders of Germany and France say European Union sanctions against Russia over its actions in Ukraine will need to be extended. …read more Source: FOX...

    Germany, France back extending sanctions against Russia
    Dec13

    Germany, France back extending sanctions against Russia

    The leaders of Germany and France say European Union sanctions against Russia over its actions in Ukraine will need to be extended. German Chancellor Angela Merkel says Tuesday that the … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Germany, France back extending sanctions against Russia
    Dec13

    Germany, France back extending sanctions against Russia

    BERLIN (AP) — The leaders of Germany and France say European Union sanctions against Russia over its actions in Ukraine will need to be… …read more Source:...