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What's happening to Crimea a year after Russia annexation

What's happening to Crimea a year after Russia annexationDespite all the celebrating you're seeing this week, it's not going so well.
  • World
  • 1 week ago
Europe

Russia Marks Crimea Annexation Anniversary

Russia Marks Crimea Annexation AnniversaryRussian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday triumphantly joined tens of thousands of supporters to mark one year since his takeover of Crimea, a seismic shift that shattered ties with Ukraine and the West.
  • Europe
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
World

Cop to be tried: Egyptian killed in peaceful protest

Cop to be tried: Egyptian killed in peaceful protestThe killing, caught on video, has renewed accusations from rights groups who say Egypt's powerful police force enjoys almost blanket immunity.
  • World
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
News

Activists say Syrian troops attacked town with chlorine

Activists say Syrian troops attacked town with chlorineSyrian activists and opposition members claimed on Tuesday that government helicopters carried out a chlorine gas attack on a northern town overnight, killing six people, an accusation that was promptly dismissed by a military official.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
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Selma march commemorations symbolize passing of the guard

Selma march commemorations symbolize passing of the guardSelma March commemorations symbolized a passing of guard among civil rights activists
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
World

China vows better justice as crackdown continues

China vows better justice as crackdown continuesDespite promises, China's ruling Communist Party retains tight control on the legal system.
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  • 2 weeks ago
Nation

Ferguson activists fear police shooting clouds message

Ferguson activists fear police shooting clouds messageMonths of protests and a Justice Department probe had prompted resignation of police chief.
  • Nation
  • 2 weeks ago
News

Iraqis living under IS rule fear liberation means reprisals

Iraqis living under IS rule fear liberation means reprisalsMosul resident Mohammed Younis says he had nothing to do with the Islamic State group's capture of his city or its mass killings, beheadings and other atrocities -- but that may not be enough to spare him if the extremists are driven out.
  • News
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago