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    Russia, Ukraine spat over Eurovision entry
    Mar13

    Russia, Ukraine spat over Eurovision entry

    MOSCOW: Russia has announced its entry for the Eurovision Song Contest in Kiev, stirring controversy in Ukraine on Monday as it emerged the singer has performed in Moscow-annexed Crimea. Channel One state television on Sunday evening announced that 27-year-old Yuliya Samoilova will represent the country in May with an upbeat ballad called “Flame...

    EU extends sanctions against Russia over Ukraine crisis for six months
    Mar13

    EU extends sanctions against Russia over Ukraine crisis for six months

    The European Union (EU) has formally extended for another six months its sanctions against Russia-linked individuals over their alleged role in the Ukrainian crisis. …read more Source: Iran...

    EU extends sanctions against Russia over Ukraine crisis for six months
    Mar13

    EU extends sanctions against Russia over Ukraine crisis for six months

    The EU prolongs for another six months sanctions against 150 Russia-linked individuals over the Ukrainian crisis. …read more Source:...

    Muguruza rallies to beat US teen, Pliskova advances
    Mar13

    Muguruza rallies to beat US teen, Pliskova advances

    French Open champion Garbine Muguruza survived a fierce challenge from US teenager Kayla Day on Sunday to reach the fourth round of the WTA Indian Wells hard court tournament. The seventh-seeded Spaniard had to dig in to subdue the hard-hitting Californian 3-6, 7-5, 6-2 and set up a meeting with 10th seeded Ukrainian Elina Svitolina. Day, last...

    EU extends sanctions over Ukraine crisis for six months
    Mar13

    EU extends sanctions over Ukraine crisis for six months

    The asset freezes and travel bans were first introduced in early 2014 as the crisis deepened into outright war between pro-Russian rebels and government forces in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: World...

    Gazprom offer to avoid  fines allays worries: EU
    Mar13

    Gazprom offer to avoid fines allays worries: EU

    Gazprom is ready to comply with EU rules to end a five-year antitrust case and avoid fines, the bloc’s competition commissioner said yesterday, signaling a thaw in business ties between Moscow and Brussels despite tensions over Ukraine. …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Turkey, Ukraine to sign deal for passport-free travel
    Mar13

    Turkey, Ukraine to sign deal for passport-free travel

    Ukraine and Turkey are set to sign an agreement allowing their citizens to travel to each other’s countries without passports, Ukrainian Prime Minister Vladimir Groysman has said ahead of a two-day visit to Turkey’s capital Ankara starting on March 14. …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    100 years later, debate goes on over Russia’s last tsar
    Mar13

    100 years later, debate goes on over Russia’s last tsar

    Saint or playboy? Blood-stained autocrat or family man; incompetent leader or just a victim of circumstance? One century after he ended Romanov rule, Russia’s last tsar still prompts heated debate.Nicholas II abdicated on March 2, 1917, or March 15 by the current calendar, in the royal train in the northwestern town of Pskov. “There...

    Turkey, Ukraine to sign passport-free travel deal
    Mar13

    Turkey, Ukraine to sign passport-free travel deal

    Turkey and Ukraine will sign an agreement allowing their citizens to travel to each other’s countries without passports, Prime Minister Vladimir Groysman has said, just ahead of a two-day visit to Turkey…Click To Continue …read more Source: Daily...

    Ankara, Kiev to sign deal for passport-free travel
    Mar13

    Ankara, Kiev to sign deal for passport-free travel

    Ukrainian citizens will be able to enter Turkey by showing national ID cards and vice versa, Vladimir Groysman says …read more Source: Anadolu...

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