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In Saudi Arabia, Indonesian Maids Are on Death Row for Sorcery
World  (tags: humanrights, world, Saudi Arabia, women's rights, politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 472 days ago - globalpost.com
But after one maid's decapitation, Indonesia has finally won some rights for these slave-like workers.
Malaysian Police Examine Pilot's Flight Simulator
World  (tags: Malaysian plane, pilots' backgrounds, missing, ACARS, radar data, world )

Nancy
- 474 days ago - news.msn.com
Najib confirmed that Malaysian air force defense radar picked up traces of the plane turning back westward, crossing over Peninsular Malaysia into the northern stretches of the Strait of Malacca. Authorities previously had said this radar data could not-
Ukraine Cobbles Together An Army as Fears of a Russian Invasion Grow
World  (tags: world, politics, Ukraine, military, Russia, government, news, society, conflict )

Cal
- 474 days ago - globalpost.com
Ukraine really needs an answer to the Russian military amassing just over its border.
Beyond Ukraine: Russia's Imperial Mess
World  (tags: world, politics, usa, Russia, Ukraine, Crimea, news, government, conflict )

Cal
- 475 days ago - spiegel.de
Russia's occupation of Crimea has violated international law and created a new crisis among world leaders. Now the EU and the US are fighting over the best means to address Russia's reawakened expansionary ambitions.
Crimean Tatars Fear a Future Under Russia
World  (tags: Crimea, Russia, Tatars, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', ethics, government, violence, society, politics, humanrights, interesting, world )

Cal
- 477 days ago - globalpost.com
Marginalized during centuries of Russian rule, Crimea's indigenous ethnic group is sounding alarm bells about Moscow's intentions.
Israel Watches Warily as Hezbollah Gains Battle Skills in Syria
World  (tags: world, politics, middle-east, news, Hezbollah, society, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', violence, israel )

Cal
- 477 days ago - nytimes.com
Hezbollah's distracting and costly engagement in the Syrian civil war has offered some practical benefit to Israelis. It has also been a source of foreboding.
G7 Urges Russia to Back Away From Crimea
World  (tags: world, EU, Russia, Crimea, Ukraine, G7, politics, violence, society, europe, conflict, government )

Cal
- 478 days ago - macleans.ca
The group of countries released a statement saying Russia should open talks with Ukraine
Syria's Unknown Victims: The Thousands Missing or Dead in Regime Custody
World  (tags: world, politics, violence, Syria, Refugees&Relief, humanrights, government, death, middle-east, war )

Cal
- 479 days ago - theguardian.com
Among the more than 100,000 dead in the three years since the Syrian civil war began are at least 11,000 disappeared into the Assad regime's custody. But the true number may be much higher,
Passenger On Missing Malaysia Jet With Stolen Passport Identified
World  (tags: Malaysian airliner, missing, stolen passports, passengers, sadness, world, news, death )

Carrie
- 479 days ago - nationalmemo.com
Malaysian authorities have identified one of the two men who used stolen passports to board the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, the nation's inspector general of police told local media Monday, as international search teams continued to look for wreckage.
Ukraine Leaders Vow Not to Cede Land; Russia Tightens Grip on Crimea
World  (tags: world, violence, politics, Uktaine, Russia, Crimea )

Cal
- 480 days ago - latimes.com
Leaders of Ukraine vowed Sunday not to cede any part of their nation's territory, even as Russia defended its virtual takeover of the disputed Crimean peninsula and signaled its willingness to act on the result of an upcoming secession vote there.
The Jews Who Fought for Hitler: 'We Did Not Help the Germans. We Had a Common Enemy'
World  (tags: violence, war, WWII, loyalty, unusual, Jews, Finland, Russia, Germany, Nazis, humans, interesting, society, world, freedoms, government, ethics, europe, politics )

Carrie
- 481 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
They fought alongside them, healed them, and often befriended them. But how do Finland's Jews feel today about their uneasy - and little mentioned - alliance with the Nazis?
Exclusive: Malaysia Plane Probe Narrows on Mid-Air Disintegration - Source
World  (tags: Malaysian Airlines, passengers, investigation, disappearance, terrorism, world, news )

Carrie
- 481 days ago - reuters.com
Officials investigating the disappearance of a Malaysian airliner with 239 people on board are narrowing the focus of their inquiries on the possibility that it disintegrated mid-flight, a senior source said on Sunday.
Act Now For Afghan Women's Rights ACTION
World  (tags: women, culture, Cameron, humanrights, Afghanistan, violence, world )

Nancy
- 481 days ago - amnesty.org.uk
A backlash against high-profile women has already begun. Call on David Cameron to take a lead on supporting and protecting women's right in Afghanistan.
PETITION - Make Violence Against Women An International Priority
World  (tags: World, International Violence Against Women Act, PETITION )

David
- 482 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
To Rep. Ed Royce, chair of the House Foreign Affairs Committee. I am a supporter of CARE, and I am writing to urge you to support H.R. 3571--the International Violence Against Women Act (IVAWA). Please help pass the International Violence Against Women Act
Crimea's Referendum Plans Are Dividing the Population
World  (tags: Crimea, Russian invasion, referendum, news, politics, society, violence, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', world )

Cal
- 482 days ago - globalpost.com
Although most Russians back the Kremlin's invasion, some are skeptical that joining Moscow will solve their problems.
 

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