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    Russian court convicts artist for pro-Ukraine protest
    May19

    Russian court convicts artist for pro-Ukraine protest

    MOSCOW (AP) ” A Russian artist known for his radical politically-charged performances has been convicted of vandalism in a pro-Ukraine protest and sentenced to 16 months in prison.The court, however, lifted the punishment for Pyotr… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    US diplomat in Moscow for talks on Ukraine
    May18

    US diplomat in Moscow for talks on Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) ” A senior U.S. diplomat is visiting Moscow for talks focusing on Ukraine.U.S. Assistant Secretary of State Victoria Nuland says she met with Russian presidential adviser Vladislav Surkov to discuss the implementation… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russian Nationalist Dugin Says EU Denied Him Entry
    May18

    Russian Nationalist Dugin Says EU Denied Him Entry

    A prominent Kremlin-connected nationalist ideologue says he has been denied entry into the European Union after arriving at a Greek airport despite not being on an EU sanctions list. Aleksandr Dugin, …read more Source: Big News...

    Eurovision 2016: Ukraine’s win rouses a chorus of anger and suspicion in Russia
    May17

    Eurovision 2016: Ukraine’s win rouses a chorus of anger and suspicion in Russia

    Russians are fulminating about an “information war” and blaming the United States after a Ukrainian beat their nation’s odds-on favourite in the song contest. …read more Source: The Sydney Morning...

    MH17: Australian families share their grief at inquest
    May17

    MH17: Australian families share their grief at inquest

    Almost two years after MH17 was shot from the sky over eastern Ukraine, the families and friends of the six NSW victims have spoken of their unimaginable loss and a grief left undiminished by the passage of time. …read more Source:...

    Eurovision meets its Waterloo as Russia-Ukraine rivalry takes center stage
    May16

    Eurovision meets its Waterloo as Russia-Ukraine rivalry takes center stage

    In many respects, Jamala’s politically charged victory at this year’s Eurovision song contest on May 14 bodes ill for the future of the event. Since its inauguration in 1956, the competition has earne …read more Source: Big News...

    MH17: The satellite images Russia doesn’t want us to see
    May16

    MH17: The satellite images Russia doesn’t want us to see

    Damning new satellite images have been released which appear to confirm the exact time and location of the air defence system used in the downing of flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine.The images, released by global intelligence agency… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine Hails Its Eurovision Winner, Russia Cries Foul
    May16

    Ukraine Hails Its Eurovision Winner, Russia Cries Foul

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko is heaping public praise on Ukrainian singer Jamala, after her surprise win Saturday over a Russian entry in the wildly popular Eurovision song contest. Poroshenko …read more Source: Big News...

    Russia spits the dummy over Ukraine’s Eurovision win
    May16

    Russia spits the dummy over Ukraine’s Eurovision win

    While Ukrainians basked in their Eurovision win yesterday, Russian officials and Kremlin-friendly media offered up a string of conspiracy theories to explain the win of Crimean Tatar singer Jamala, whose song 1944 was largely seen… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Crimean Tatars celebrate Eurovision win (AP)
    May16

    Crimean Tatars celebrate Eurovision win (AP)

    While Ukrainians celebrate their Eurovision victory, many Russians feel the vote was political and the winning song a barb at them. …read more Source: The West...

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