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Poroshenko promises united Ukraine and no compromise on Crimea

Jun 08, 2014

Poroshenko promises united Ukraine and no compromise on Crimea

KIEV (Reuters) - Ukraine's new president Petro Poroshenko said his country would never give up Crimea and would not compromise on its path towards closer ties with Europe, using his inaugural speech on Saturday to send a defiant message to Russia. The 48-year-old billionaire took the oath of office before parliament, buoyed by Western support but facing an immediate crisis in relations with Russia as a separatist uprising seethes in the east of his country. Russia annexed the Crimean peninsula in March, weeks after street protests ousted Poroshenko's pro-Moscow predecessor, in a move that has provoked the deepest crisis in relations with the West since the Cold War #United States #Technology #markets #Argentina #United Kingdom #Latin America #Ukraine #european #Free Speech
Ukraine's new leader stands up to Moscow over Crimea and Europe

Jun 08, 2014

Ukraine's new leader stands up to Moscow over Crimea and Europe

KIEV (Reuters) - Ukraine's new president Petro Poroshenko said his country would never give up Crimea and would not compromise on its path towards closer ties with Europe, spelling out a defiant message to Russia in his inaugural speech on Saturday. The 48-year-old billionaire took the oath of office before parliament, buoyed by Western support but facing a crisis in relations with Russia as a separatist uprising seethes in the east of his country #United States #India #Arabic #Russia #markets #Argentina #United Kingdom #Mexico #Ukraine #european #Free Speech #russian
Dozens killed in massacre in eastern Congo

Jun 07, 2014

Dozens killed in massacre in eastern Congo

SOUTH KIVU Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) - Up to 37 people including women and children were killed in Democratic Republic of Congo's eastern province of South Kivu on Saturday morning in an attack that the regional governor blamed on a dispute over cattle. The victims, who included several pregnant women, had been shot, stabbed or burned inside their homes #Brazil #Technology #Arabic #Middle East #Russia #Argentina #United Kingdom #Latin America #Mexico #Free Speech
Free speech is under tremendous threat in India Suketu Mehta

Mar 27, 2014

Free speech is under tremendous threat in India Suketu Mehta

It is clear that what the country needs is an unqualified constitutional amendment guaranteeing freedom of speech like the American First Amendment. Otherwise, Indias claim to be the worlds largest democracy is disingenuous, said Mehta. #TheySaidIt #Censorship #Sahara #Praful Patel #publishing #Suketu Mehta #Free Speech #litigation #Wendy Doniger #The Hindus

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Anti Islam video Free speech at what cost?

Sep 14, 2012

Anti Islam video Free speech at what cost?

Free speech absolutists want the US govt to assert First Amendment rights and not compromise this most sacred principle. But they dont explain how a government is to protect its citizens a task more sacred. #ThatsJustWrong #Libya #Free Speech #Terry Jones #Anti-Islamic Film
Why write Satanic stuff when it's not really material?

Feb 14, 2012

Why write Satanic stuff when it's not really material?

What Rushdie's book needed was sensible editing. Editing generally improves the quality of a book without losing out the essence. So whats wrong with that? #Salman Rushdie #ToWhatEffect #Satanic Verses #Free Speech #JLF