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    New report says health facilities attacked in 19 countries
    May24

    New report says health facilities attacked in 19 countries

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Deliberate or indiscriminate attacks have decimated health facilities, killed medical workers and patients, and deprived countless civilians of care in 19 countries during 2015 and the first three months of 2016, a coalition of more than 30 health and humanitarian organizations said in a new report released Monday. The...

    Leaders of 4 countries discuss settling Ukraine conflict
    May24

    Leaders of 4 countries discuss settling Ukraine conflict

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Kremlin says that the leaders of Russia, France, Germany and Ukraine have spoken by telephone about ways to settle the conflict in eastern Ukraine. A Kremlin statement said the participants in the call early Tuesday emphasized the need to observe a cease-fire and discussed raising the efficiency of a monitoring mission by the...

    Leaders of 4 Countries Discuss Settling Ukraine Conflict
    May24

    Leaders of 4 Countries Discuss Settling Ukraine Conflict

    Kremlin says leaders of Russia, France, Germany and Ukraine have spoken by telephone about ways to settle the conflict in eastern Ukraine …read more Source: ABC...

    Leaders of 4 countries discuss settling Ukraine conflict
    May24

    Leaders of 4 countries discuss settling Ukraine conflict

    The Kremlin says that the leaders of Russia, France, Germany and Ukraine have spoken by telephone about ways to settle the conflict in eastern Ukraine. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Leaders of 4 countries discuss settling Ukraine conflict
    May24

    Leaders of 4 countries discuss settling Ukraine conflict

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Kremlin says that the leaders of Russia, France, Germany and Ukraine have spoken by telephone about ways to settle the conflict… …read more Source:...

    Leaders of 4 countries discuss settling Ukraine conflict
    May24

    Leaders of 4 countries discuss settling Ukraine conflict

    The Kremlin says that the leaders of Russia, France, Germany and Ukraine have spoken by telephone about ways to settle the conflict in eastern Ukraine. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Genesis Prize billionaire co-founder will leave his money to charity, none to 4 kids
    May23

    Genesis Prize billionaire co-founder will leave his money to charity, none to 4 kids

    Mikhail Fridman singing at Musical Marathon 5775 in Moscow, June 24, 2014. (Courtesy Russian Jewish Congress) (JTA) — Russian-Jewish billionaire Mikhail Fridman has announced plans to leave his entire fortune to charity, not leaving a single kopek for his children. Fridman, Russia’s second richest man, according to Forbes magazine, said...

    Genesis Prize/JFN award grants $3.3M to programs for intermarried families
    May23

    Genesis Prize/JFN award grants $3.3M to programs for intermarried families

    Michael Douglas speaking at the announcement of the Genesis Generation Challenge winners at Bloomberg Philanthropies headquarters in New York City, April 28, 2015. (Flickr) (JTA) — Some 28 projects to increase outreach to intermarried families will receive funding under a matching grants program between the Jewish Funders Network and the Genesis...

    America in a New World
    May23

    America in a New World

    A distinct and distinctive period in the history of American foreign policy, one spanning the two decades following the conclusion of the Cold War, has come to an end. A new era has begun. The international conditions in which the American government must conduct its relations with other countries, and that will therefore shape its foreign...

    Turkish-German Split Widens
    May23

    Turkish-German Split Widens

    The future of the EU’s migration deal is very much up in the air, largely because the increasingly authoritarian and megalomaniacal style of Erdogan makes in increasingly difficult for Germany or any other self respecting European power to work with him. The Financial Times: Angela Merkel has condemned the move by Turkey’s legislature...