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Russia-Ukraine war: Four Russian occupied areas of Ukraine to carry urgent referendum vote to join Russia in wake of counteroffensive

Russia-Ukraine war: Four Russian occupied areas of Ukraine to carry urgent referendum vote to join Russia in wake of counteroffensive

Four occupied areas of Ukraine under Russia’s control have announced plans for urgent referendums to join Russia, paving the way for Russian annexation. Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has stalled in recent months with Ukraine recapturing swathes of territory in the north-eastern part of the country propelled by arms sent from …

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Japan makes ‘online insults’ punishable by one year in prison in wake of reality TV star’s death | CNN

Japan makes 'online insults' punishable by one year in prison in wake of reality TV star's death | CNN

Tokyo CNN  —  Japan’s parliament on Monday passed legislation making “online insults” punishable by imprisonment amid rising public concern over cyberbullying sparked by the suicide of a reality television star who had faced social media abuse. Under the amendment to the country’s penal code – set to take effect later …

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