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Iranian Woman executed for killing ‘man who tried to rape her’ –

27 year old Reyhaney Jabbari (pictured above), was executed today March 25th by death by hanging in Iran 7 years after she killed a person that she said had rape her. Reyhaney was sentenced to death in 2009 for the ...

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Facts & Info: Ukraine’s Parliament

 Ukrainians are set to vote in early parliamentary elections on Sunday, October 26.  Under the Ukrainian Constitution, the parliament, called the Verkhovna Rada, is the main one chamber, sole legislative authority in Ukraine. The Verkhovna Rada comprises 450 members of ...

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Mali’s 1st confirmed Ebola Patient, a 2-year-old girl Dies: Reports

The 1st confirmed Ebola patient in Mali, a 2-year-old girl, has died, CNN reported. The kid, who recently arrived to Mali from Guinea, was identified as having Ebola Thursday. She died Friday, based on CNN.On Friday, the World Health Organization ...

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UDAR Party of Ukraine: Facts and Details

The Ukrainian Democratic Alliance for Reform (or UDAR, this means punch in English) is really a center-right pro-European political party in Ukraine led by professional heavyweight boxer and current mayor of Kiev Vitali Klitschko. The party was formed in April ...

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Woman Student Dies in Marysville School Shooting: Police

  A female student was shot dead by the Washington State shooter, Marysville Police Commander Robb Lamoureux announced. The scene is secure, two people are deceased, one male, one female. About 30 students and staff are witnesses and are being ...

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Facts and Details: The People’s Front Party of Ukraine:

  Ukraine’s People’s Front Party was founded in September 2014 by Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk and the Speaker of the Ukrainian parliament (the Verkhovna Rada), Oleksandr Turchynov, who both left the Batkivshchyna Party as a result of disagreements among its ...

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Mexican drug cartel tracks down journalist, eliminates her

A resident journalist named Dr María del Rosario Fuentes Rubio from Reynosa, Mexico, who spoke out against organised crime in her city was tracked down and brutally killed by Mexican drug cartel who then hacked into her twitter account and ...

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Doctors Without Borders doctor returned from Guinea, in NYC Tests +ve for Ebola

The Doctors Without Borders medical practitioner who lately returned from Guinea has tested positive for the Ebola disease, a police force briefed on the situation informed CNN. A doctor, discovered as Craig Spencer, 33, returned from Liberia  about 10 times ...

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Ukraine-Russia Gas Situation Looms as Europe Will not Face Reality!

Predictions of a published agreement in the Russia-Ukraine-EU gas dispute from the talks held on 21st October 2014 didn’t materialise. This is predictable due to the vast gulf of understanding that exists between the 3 parties.  Although some temporary agreement ...

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Oscar Pistrious sentenced to 5 years in prison for killing his Girlfriend

For killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine’s Day in 2013, double-amputee athlete Oscar Pistorius has been sentenced to 5 years in prison by Judge Thokozile Masipa.The following was considered  before imposing her sentence. 1. Culpable homicide – 5 years ...

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