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Ukraine probing almost 26,000 suspected war crimes cases

KYIV, Aug 7 (Reuters) – Ukraine is investigating almost 26,000 suspected war crime cases committed since Russia’s Feb. 24 invasion and has charged 135 people, its chief war crimes prosecutor told Reuters. Of those charged, around 15 are in Ukrainian custody and the remaining 120 remain at large, Yuriy Bilousov, head of the war crimes […]

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France to donate mobile DNA lab to Ukraine- Macron

French President Emmanuel Macron welcomes Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (not seen) at the Elysee Palace in Paris, France, July 22, 2022. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register PARIS, Aug 1 (Reuters) – President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday France was determined to make sure war crimes by Russian forces […]

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Netflix sues creators of alleged ‘Bridgerton’ knockoff

Cast and crew members attend the world premiere for the second season of the Netflix show “Bridgerton” in London, Britain March 22, 2022. REUTERS/May James Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register July 29 (Reuters) – Netflix Inc (NFLX.O) on Friday sued the creators of an alleged unauthorized musical stage production of its […]

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Catholic school shielded from counselor’s bias claims over same-sex relationship

Lockers are seen at a High School. Picture taken April 13, 2021. REUTERS/Hannah Beier Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Religious exemption also applies to contract claims under state law 7th Circuit joins every other federal appeals court to consider the issue (Reuters) – A U.S. appeals court has ruled that a […]

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Russia raps Israel on Ukraine but plays down Jewish Agency court case

A view shows the entrance to a Russian branch of the Jewish Agency for Israel, in Moscow, Russia July 21, 2022. REUTERS/Evgenia Novozhenina Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register JERUSALEM, July 26 (Reuters) – Russia criticised Israel’s stance on the war in Ukraine but said on Tuesday that a dispute over a […]

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Russian investigator says wants new tribunal for Ukraine

July 25 (Reuters) – The head of Russia’s investigative committee said Moscow had charged 92 members of Ukrainian armed forces with crimes against humanity and proposed an international tribunal backed by countries including Bolivia, Iran and Syria. The government’s Rossiiskaya Gazeta on Monday quoted committee head Alexander Bastrykin as accusing “more than 220 persons, including […]

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Technology

Apple reaches $50 mln settlement over defective MacBook keyboards

July 19 (Reuters) – Apple Inc (AAPL.O) agreed to pay $50 million to settle a class-action lawsuit by customers who claimed it knew and concealed that the “butterfly” keyboards on its MacBook laptop computers were prone to failure. The proposed preliminary settlement was filed late Monday night in the federal court in San Jose, California, […]

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Taiwan accuses Chinese Apple supplier of stealing secrets, charges 14

The new Apple iPad Air tablet is displayed shortly after it went on sale at the Apple Store on 5th Avenue in Manhattan, in New York City, New York, U.S., March 18, 2022. REUTERS/Mike Segar/ Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TAIPEI, July 15 (Reuters) – Taiwanese prosecutors on Friday accused a […]

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Briton dies in detention in breakaway east Ukraine region

A view shows the embassy of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) in Moscow, Russia July 12, 2022. REUTERS/Evgenia Novozhenina Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register July 15 (Reuters) – A Briton who was detained by Russian-backed separatists in Ukraine and accused of being a mercenary has died, an official in the […]

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Biden predicts states will arrest women who travel for abortions

WASHINGTON, July 1 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden predicted on Friday that some U.S. states will try to arrest women for crossing state lines to get abortions after the Supreme Court overturned the constitutional right to the procedures nationwide. Thirteen Republican-led states banned or severely restricted the procedure under so-called “trigger laws” after the court […]