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quand la seule Chaîne de Télé indépendante Russe renaît de ses cendres

quand la seule Chaîne de Télé indépendante Russe renaît de ses cendres

Dozhd TV recommencé à diffuser des programs lundi. Cette chaîne, la dernière voix indépendante et critique à l’égard du pouvoir à la television russe, avait été censurée at the beginning of the war in Ukraine. His return is an important sign to demonstrate that dissonant voices can exist despite the war waged by Vladimir Putin …

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Things to know about the dreaded Marburg virus disease |  Health News

Things to know about the dreaded Marburg virus disease | Health News

EXPLAIN As cases are reported in Ghana, here’s a look at the disease, its symptoms and way of preventing the illness. Health authorities in Ghana have officially confirmed two cases of the highly infectious Marburg virus in the country, after two people who later died, tested positive for the virus on July 10. A total …

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White House says Iran is preparing to supply Russia with weapons-capable drones

White House says Iran is preparing to supply Russia with weapons-capable drones

CNN — Newly declassified US intelligence indicates that Iran is expected to supply Russia with “hundreds” of drones – including weapons-capable drones – for use in the war in Ukraine, with Iran preparing to begin training Russian forces on how to operate them as early as late July, according to White House officials. “Information indicates …

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Famous Ukrainian medic describes 'hell' of Russian captivity

Famous Ukrainian medic describes ‘hell’ of Russian captivity

By LORI HINNANT and VASILISA STEPANENKO July 11, 2022 GMT https://apnews.com/article/ukraine-medic-yuliia-paievska-describes-captivity-5b6f6e727a0a1a2b90101640055c6b4b KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — The captive Ukrainian medic’s eyeglasses had long since been taken away, and the face of the Russian man walking past her was a blur. Yuliia Paievska knew only that her life was being traded for his, and that she was …

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Putin expands fast-track Russian citizenship to all Ukraine

Putin expands fast-track Russian citizenship to all Ukraine

KHARKIV, Ukraine (AP) — As Russian missiles struck a key Ukrainian city, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree Monday expanding a fast-track procedure to make Russian citizenship available to all Ukrainians, yet another effort to expand Moscow’s influence in war-torn Ukraine. Until recently, only residents of Ukraine’s eastern Donetsk and Luhansk regions, as well …

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Portugal deploys 3,000 firefighters to battle heatwave blazes |  Climate Crisis News

Portugal deploys 3,000 firefighters to battle heatwave blazes | Climate Crisis News

Portuguese authorities announced a ‘state of contingency’ as at least 29 people have reported minor injuries from fires. Wildfires are sweeping across northern and central Portugal, where an estimated 3,000 firefighters and more than 60 aircraft are battling to quell the flames amid scorching temperatures. Authorities said 12 firefighters and 17 civilians required medical assistance …

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UK Conservative candidates throw hats in ring to replace Johnson |  Politics News

UK Conservative candidates throw hats in ring to replace Johnson | Politics News

Nine members of the United Kingdom’s Conservative Party have so far launched bids to replace Boris Johnson as the party head and next prime minister. The latest announcements on Sunday come three days after Johnson said he would step down following the resignations of several ministers and other officials in his government in the wake …

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Russia threatens broad Ukraine offensive as US presses China over war stance

Russia threatens broad Ukraine offensive as US presses China over war stance

US’s Blinken raises concern over China’s Moscow alignment Luhansk, Donetsk governors report fighting, strikes Kharkiv hit by missile, three wounded – governor Ukraine Foreign Minister echoes calls for Western arms KYIV, July 9 (Reuters) – Ukrainian defenders battled on Saturday to contain Russian forces along several fronts, officials said, as the United States urged China …

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Ukrainian official warns of 'catastrophe' in captured city

Ukrainian official warns of ‘catastrophe’ in captured city

POKROVSK, Ukraine (AP) — A Ukrainian regional official warned Friday of deteriorating living conditions in a city captured by Russian forces two weeks ago, saying Sievierodonetsk is without water, power or a working sewage system while the bodies of the dead decompose in hot apartment buildings. Govt. Serhiy Haidai said the Russians were unleashing indiscriminate …

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US sending $400 million more in military aid to Ukraine

US sending $400 million more in military aid to Ukraine

WASHINGTON– The Biden administration said Friday that it will send another $400 million in military equipment to Ukraine, including four more advanced rocket systems. The weapons, said a senior defense official, will bolster Ukrainian efforts to strike deeper behind Russian frontlines in the eastern Donbas region. The aid comes as Moscow this week claimed full …

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