World News: Pro-Russia Forces Withdraw From Ukraine’s Frontlines [Video]

The VICE News Capsule is a news roundup that looks beyond the headlines. Today: Pro-Russia fighters withdraw military equipment from Ukraine, Nepalese protesters want to become a Hindu nation, Lithuania removes its last Soviet-era statues, and the US embassy in Havana reopens after more than 50 years.

UKRAINE
Pro-Russia Forces Pull Back Equipment From Frontlines
Rebels said they withdrew five tanks and 77 armored personnel carriers.

NEPAL
Protesters Demand Hindu Nation
Nepal was declared a secular republic after its centuries-old monarchy was abolished in 2008.

LITHUANIA
Last Soviet-Era Statues Removed
It’s a controversial demolition job since Lithuania is facing new tensions with its neighbor Russia.

CUBA
U.S. Reopens Embassy in Havana
The new diplomatic mission will help companies invest and pave the way for more American tourists.



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