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Slovakia: Russia accuses mayor of harming WWI soldier graves

Sep. 16, 2022 12:21 PM EDT

BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — Officials in Slovakia dismissed claims by the Russian Embassy that graves of Russian soldiers from World War I were damaged on orders from the local village mayor. The embassy said Russian Ambassador Igor Bratchikov visited the site in Ladomirova earlier...

Today in History: July 28, World War I begins

Jul. 28, 2022 00:02 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Thursday, July 28, the 209th day of 2022. There are 156 days left in the year. Today’s Highlights in History: On July 28, 1945, the U.S. Senate ratified the United Nations Charter by a vote of 89-2. A U.S. Army bomber...