Russia has appealed to Berlin and Paris to safeguard peace in East Ukraine, as two Ukrainian soldiers were killed by Russian-backed rebels in the last 24 hours.
A lull after 10 months of fighting.
Photographer Max Avdeev reports from eastern Ukraine for BuzzFeed News to capture the catastrophic effects of the ongoing war on the region.
Residents of Debaltseve have been forced to evacuate as the front line of the conflict creeps towards their doorstep.
The two presidents will be joined by the leaders of France and Germany in Minsk, Belarus.
“There is already a large number of weapons in the region,” the German chancellor said Saturday.
Four government servicemen were killed in the last 24 hours of fighting in the city, according to Ukraine’s military.
At least 30 civilians are dead after rocket fire rained down on a new front in eastern Ukraine. Moscow appears to be using the offensive to extract a new settlement from Kiev and the West.
At least 48 people — most of them students — are believed to have died after an explosion tore through a school assembly in the northern Nigerian town of Potiskum.
Kiev said the tanks were joined by military trucks, troops, and artillery.
“I wonder what will become of her. I wonder what will become of all the others.”
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While most humans have abandoned Masaken Hanano due to constant shelling, one person returns daily to feed more than 150 homeless cats.
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The strikes, which have killed six militants, were apparently aimed at killing the terrorist group’s leader. It is not yet clear if he was among those killed.
In the footage, Kurdish prisoners are paraded in front of the camera, before one appears to be killed.
Moscow says 10 Russian paratroopers found near Donetsk were not meant to be there.
According to reports, Russian artillery units are firing at the Ukrainian military. Also, a Russian convoy delivering aid to eastern Ukraine crossed the border into the region without permission.
He also describes the anchor as “looking like a Ken doll.”
The journalist and presenter just returned from Gaza, where he met adults and children wounded by Israeli attacks.
The 18 members of the Al-Najar family had been trapped in their home since Thursday, Reuters reports.
These Ramallah-based Americans started using Grindr and Tinder to meet people. Now they’re showing the world what people are saying.
“My mother is Jewish. My father is Palestinian. I am their face.”
The shocking photo went viral on Twitter and caused international outrage.
If the UK were Syria, everyone in Reading would be dead.
The Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict takes place in London next week.
“We have broken the backbone” of sexual violence, Zainab Bangura said. But national accountability falls behind.
Around 100 activists from the impoverished province of Baluchistan walked 1,900 miles to Pakistan’s capital to demand justice for relatives who disappeared during the government’s crackdown on insurgents.
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