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2 hrs ago | Russia Taday

a Kosovo and Ukraine: Compare and contrast

Neil Clark is a journalist, writer and broadcaster. His award winning blog can be found at www.neilclark66.blogspot.com .

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Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

3 hrs ago | The Daily Herald

Integrity Committee advises to set up Integrity Chamber

PHILIPSBURG/THE HAGUE--Establish a permanent Integrity Chamber as a new High Council of State to advise the Government of St. Maarten, invited and uninvited, on the general progress of integrity of the entire public sector, including government-owned companies and the appointment of top civil servants.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Politico

What it means to be a high nation

Early this summer Pharrell Williams, the American singer-songwriter, appeared slightly inebriated on stage at the North Sea Festival in Rotterdam and joyously confessed that he had downed a few shots beforehand.

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The Star Online

Buddhist rites performed for five victims in The Hague

Solemn prayer: Malaysian Reverend Sing Han and Dr Wee with members of the Dutch Buddhist Association performing the rites before cremation for MH17 victims' in The Hague.

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IamExpat

More Dutch universities in top 100 Shanghai Ranking

Universities in the Netherlands have ranked stronger than ever, with four higher education institutions in the top 100 of the annual Shanghai Ranking.

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The Press On-Line

Drug mule's lover arrested in Peru

The husband of a South African drug mule to be sentenced in Christchurch today is facing his own smuggling charges on the other side of the world.

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Buenos Aires Herald

Gov't says the US has not confirmed whether it accepts ICJ's jurisdiction

Cabinet Chief Jorge Capitanich, Foreign Minister Hctor Timerman and Ministry of Foreign Affairs Legal Adviser Susana Ruiz Cerrutti were addressing reporters this morning to discuss Argentina's legal action against the US at the Hague over its dispute with holdout hedge funds.

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Mark Rothko at the Gemeentemuseum | September 20 - March 01, The Hague

In September, the Gemeentemuseum in The Hague will proudly present an exhibition focusing solely on the works of American abstract expressionist Mark Rothko.

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IamExpat

Dam tot Damloop 2014 | September 20 - September 21, Amsterdam

The largest running event in Amsterdam , the Dam tot Damloop is back and bringing with it more than 50.000 motivated participants! Boasting more than 50.000 participants in 2013, the event draws competitive international runners, amateur enthusiasts and a mass of spectators.

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GlobeNewswire

DGAP-PVR: S oeSS MicroTec AG: Correction of the Release from August...

SAAoeSS MicroTec AG 19.08.2014 14:02 Dissemination of a Voting Rights Announcement, transmitted by DGAP - a service of EQS Group AG.

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The Day

Vladimir PUTIN: "We deserve to meet in Crimea" They deserve to meet in Hague

The whole world is accustomed to Russian President Vladimir Putin always coming late to meet both foreign heads of state and the national public, as well as holding four- and more hours-long call-in TV shows.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Identified Remains Of MH17 Malaysian Victims Almost Ready To Be Flown Home

From Mohd Faizal Hassan THE HAGUE, Aug 19 -- The remains of several Malaysians from among the Malaysia Airlines MH17 victims are to be readied by Wednesday, at the latest, for the journey home to Kuala Lumpur.

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Bloomberg

Ex-Rabobank Employee Pleads Guilty in Libor-Rigging Probe

A former Rabobank Groep senior trader pleaded guilty in New York to conspiring to manipulate a benchmark interest rate tied to trillions of dollars of securities to benefit his trading positions, the U.S. said.

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Daily Monitor

I am not scared of ICC, says Kayihura

Kasese- The Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura, has said he does not fear facing the International Criminal Court if the Opposition goes ahead to drag him to the Hague-based court.

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Live Design Online

Robe Has The Power At The Energiehuis Dordrecht

It's been nearly a year since over 80 Robe lighting fixtures were supplied and installed at the charismatic Energiehuis, a former power station at the confluence of the Wantij and Beneden Merwede Rivers on the outskirts of Dordrecht, The Netherlands.

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The Straits Times

'Open village' for dementia residents

It is estimated that by 2030, there will be about 80,000 Singaporeans aged 60 or older who will have dementia.

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Jerusalem Post

Report: US exerting pressure on ICC not to open war crimes probe against Israel

'The Guardian' quotes lawyers and former court officials as saying that western pressure has influenced decision not to open probe; ICC probe reportedly among issues being discussed at Cairo cease-fire talks.

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Counterpunch

Globalizing Gaza

Jonathan Cook reports from the West Bank on How the Media and Human Rights Groups Cover for Israel's War Crimes; Jeffrey St. Clair on Why Israel is Losing; Nick Alexandrov on Honduras Five Years After the Coup; Joshua Frank on California's Water Crisis; Ismael Hossein-Zadeh on Finance Capital and Inequality; Kathy Deacon on The Center for the Whole ... (more)

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

International Business Times

MH17 Becomes A Murder Case w/ Many Victims; Bishop's Phone Compromised in Crash Site Negotiations

The Netherlands is treating the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 as the biggest criminal investigation ever to be tried in the country.

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Suria

Abbott says migrants must be on 'Team...

Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Monday said migrants had to be on "Team Australia", and warned all citizens to be vigilant to the threat of home-grown terrorism.

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