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Contact group on Ukraine agrees on ceasefire, prisoner swap

KIEV: The Trilateral Contact Group on the settlement of the situation in eastern Ukraine reached an agreement on a fresh round of ceasefire and a prisoner exchange between the conflicting sides, a spokesperson for Kiev’s delegate said. Darka Olifer, the spokesperson for Ukraine’s representative in the group Leonid Kuchma, wrote ...

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Man charged in New York truck attack pleads not guilty

The Uzbek immigrant accused of mowing down eight people in a truck attack in New York City last month has pleaded not guilty to murder and other criminal charges. Sayfullo Saipov, 29, entered his plea on November 28 before U.S. District Judge Vernon Broderick in Manhattan. He faces 22 counts ...

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Couple jailed for sexual abuse of woman kept as prisoner

LONDON: A married couple in Co Armagh who sexually abused a woman held prisoner in their home for six years have been sentenced to a total of 18 years in prison. Keith Baker was sentenced to 15 years in prison while his wife Caroline was given a three year sentence, ...

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