Images of terrorists equipped with heavy arms have begun to circulate in recent days, and at least one news site has claimed that the source responsible is the US government.
Saying Russian troops were within a 30 km (19 mile) zone from the Ukrainian border, Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk told a government meeting: “An anti-Ukrainian plan is being put into operation . . . under which foreign troops will cross the border and seize the territory of the country.
Pro-Russian separatists who seized a provincial administration building in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk proclaimed the region independent Monday — an echo of events prior to Russia’s annexation of Crimea. Ukrainian authorities called the move an attempt by Russia to sow unrest.
Gallup International, the leading global association in market research and polling, has published the results of its annual End of Year Survey which explores the outlook, expectations, hopes and fears of people from 65 countries around the world.
Under ground-breaking guidance, produced by The Law Society, High Street solicitors will be able to write Islamic wills that deny women an equal share of inheritances and exclude unbelievers altogether.
Tokyo and Moscow remain at odds over the sliver of a Russian-held archipelago off Hokkaido, with the nearly 70-year-old dispute long stalling a bilateral post-war peace treaty, despite warming diplomatic and economic ties.
The farmers in the 25 original EU countries are not happy with this decision, because, once again, they will be confronted with price dumping. And consumers will not be happy either because of health risks from uncontrolled agricultural goods from Chernobyl
The East-West split reopened by the crisis in Ukraine hardened Wednesday when President Barack Obama threw Washington’s weight firmly behind Kiev in its stand-off with Moscow.
A secret command center for international operations in Amman is monitoring preparations for the offensive. This center is staffed by military officials from the US, Britain, Israel and 11 Arab states opposed to Assad.
I remember how three years ago I followed the tragic events in my beloved Japan. From day to day I saw how the Japanese people struggled to cope with the devastating catastrophy from the earthquake and the tsunami. Little did they know that a third disaster would add to their ordeal.