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“We are experiencing the most direct and real exposure to the trauma of war”
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“We are experiencing the most direct and real exposure to the trauma of war”

Angie CaleroCONTINUESaragossa Updated:06/05/2022 03:46h Save Related newsOne month. It is the time that has passed since she landed on Spain the first military aircraft with war-wounded ukrainians. The flight arrived on May 5 at the Air Base of Saragossa with three patients who were transferred to the Defense General Hospital of that city. Fourteen days later, another eleven Ukrainians were admitted to this same center. “The Ukrainian Ministry of Health gave us a list and we selected those that our hospital, due to its capacities, could attend to,” explains his director, Colonel Juan Antonio Lara. «For us, all the members of the Armed Forces are like a big family. We consider these patients part of our military family," explains Colonel ...
“I stabbed her with two balls”
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“I stabbed her with two balls”

Black shank crossCONTINUEMadrid Updated:06/05/2022 03:46h Save RELATED NEWS«You have two minutes to save me because I am dying, they have killed me». These were the first words of Adel Lazizi, 45, when he ran into a National Police patrol. He had been walking from a construction site on Calle Alegría de Zaragoza towards his portal, covering a wound with some bloody cloth and a torn glove. No one killed Lazizi, but he had just murdered Cristina Gil, his neighbor across the street. The 32-year-old woman was lying nearly unconscious on the landing, with a deep gash in her side and a 20-centimeter-blade scallion knife next to her. She died before they could save her on the night of May 30. «I stabbed her because I had rolls ...
Germany wants to turn a “naked” army before Putin into the largest in Europe
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Germany wants to turn a “naked” army before Putin into the largest in Europe

Rosalia SanchezCONTINUECorrespondent in Berlin Updated:06/05/2022 03:42h Save Related news“Suddenly we are in the center of everything” says the German colonel Daniel Andra, 43 years old and in command of the NATO force in Lithuania, with 1,600 soldiers, including about 1,000 Germans, 9 tanks, and 25 infantry fighting vehicles, which is nothing to confront Russia but "at least shows a presence." The mission Enhanced Forward Presence it has been running for years, but "almost forgotten." Since February 24, however, German Defense Minister Christine Lambrecht has been calling almost daily, visiting the troops, even worrying about their equipment, and sending an additional 350 soldiers. "If Russia attacks the Baltic region, we should at least...
Putin ignores no one and remains stubborn in continuing his devastating, bloody and unjustified war
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Putin ignores no one and remains stubborn in continuing his devastating, bloody and unjustified war

Rafael M. ManuecoCONTINUEMoscow Updated:06/05/2022 03:42h Save Related newsThe general discontent in Russian society for the "devastating, bloody and unjustified war" that the president Vladimir Putin has unleashed against the neighboring country, against Ukraine, whose inhabitants, like the Russians, are Eastern Slavs and have always been considered "brothers", it is more than palpable. There are more and more entrepreneurs, artists, former high officials, economists and scientists fleeing Russia. They resign their positions, liquidate their businesses, abandon their professorships, leave their theaters or cancel shows.Even among those closest to Putin, there are dissensions. Defense Minister, Sergei Shoiguthe chief of the Army General St...
“Europe avoids awkward situations with money or concessions”
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“Europe avoids awkward situations with money or concessions”

Monica G. PrietoSpecial Envoy to kyiv Updated:06/05/2022 03:41h Save Related newsA Gennady Chizhikov (Donestsk, 1964), p.resident of the Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Russia has already destroyed three houses. The first time was eight years ago, when pro-Russian militias attacked the Donbass leaving their Donetsk home in the midst of fighting; the second in Shurova, near Slaviansk. “Two bombs were dropped near my home. Then the Russian soldiers looted everything inside." The last one was in February, when he took refuge with his family in a town 40 kilometers from kyiv that ended up being occupied by Russian troops. “In just two days the Russians took control of the town, the attacks and shelling were so intense that we co...
Associating mental health and massacres, an alibi for gun advocates in the US.
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Associating mental health and massacres, an alibi for gun advocates in the US.

Patricia Romero RevoltMadrid Updated:06/05/2022 03:38h Save RELATED NEWSBuffalo, Las Vegas, Uvalde, Parkland... Almost 1,300 fatalities in 199 'mass shootings' or shootings in the last nine years. The latest, at an Oklahoma hospital where a gunman opened fire and killed four people last Wednesday. An overwhelming reality that turns armed violence into an epidemic and into one of the most alarming social pathologies in the country of the Big Macs. Even so, the United States' relationship with the possession of weapons is unique and its weapons culture is an atypical case in the world.Many Americans hold sacred their right to bear arms, enshrined in the Constitution for more than two centuries. "Not as a right to carry and own weapons, but a...
The ‘double debt’ with which France drowned Haiti in the 19th century
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The ‘double debt’ with which France drowned Haiti in the 19th century

Silvia GrandsonCONTINUEMadrid Updated:06/05/2022 03:38h Save Related newsUnder the suffocating heat, sometimes humid, and subjected to arduous work, in which they had to avoid the bites of snakes and insects, try not to be injured during the work in the mills and avoid whipping or the punishment of the accident Code Black, plantation slaves Santo Domingo they cultivated sugar cane and converted their land in the richest colony in the Caribbean. In his book 'Haiti. The Aftershocks of History' (Picador, 2012), Laurent Dubois, one of the historians who has investigated the amazing past of that Santo Domingo that was later called Haiti, and that in the media usually appears associated with news about catastrophes and disasters natural, as if it...
Emotional and technological waste in the musical tribute to Isabel II in her Platinum Jubilee
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Emotional and technological waste in the musical tribute to Isabel II in her Platinum Jubilee

Ivana SalazarCONTINUECorrespondent in London Updated:06/05/2022 03:34h Save Related newsWaving small flags of the United Kingdom, just over twenty thousand people enjoyed a historic concert this Saturday night: the one dedicated to great music stars to Queen Elizabeth II for her 70 years on the throne. One of the liveliest attendees was Princess Charlotte, daughter of William and Catherine of Cambridge, who at seven years old was full of joy, talking to her mother, whom she had sitting next to her and moving her own flag of it with joy. She was seen even more excited when her father took the stage, among some musicians and others, to offer a message in honor of the Monarch, who although at 96 years old decided not to attend the concert in p...
Source: Whitmer, McConnell, Evers on Wisconsin gunman’s list
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Source: Whitmer, McConnell, Evers on Wisconsin gunman’s list

A gunman suspected of fatally shooting a retired county judge at a Wisconsin home had a list that included Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers, Whitmer's office and a law enforcement source said Saturday.Douglas K. Uhde, 56, who has not been charged, is suspected of killing retired Juneau County Judge John Roemer at Roemer's house in New Lisbon on Friday, the Wisconsin Department of Justice said in a news release Saturday.Uhde was found in the basement of the home with a self-inflicted gunshot wound, following attempts by police to negotiate with him. Uhde is hospitalized in critical condition...
South Asian fest melds with Platinum Jubilee in northern England
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South Asian fest melds with Platinum Jubilee in northern England

A cut-out of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II makes an appearance at the Preston City Mela, at Avenham Park, Preston, in northern England on June 4, 2022, as part of the Queen Elizabeth II's platinum jubilee celebrations. — AFP pic Sunday, 05 Jun 2022 8:10 AM MYT PRESTON, June 5 — From Bollywood-style dance to henna tattoo workshops, celebrations for Queen Elizabeth II’s record-breaking 70-year reign in the northwestern English city of Preston had a multicultural flavour on Saturday.With a population of 140,000 and close to Manchester, Preston is home to a large community with south Asian ancestry, and this year combined its annual festival of subcontinental arts, culture, tradition and heritage with celebrations for the queen’s Platinum Jubilee.To mark the royal landmark, the Pres...