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    Eurovision: Russian TV drops singing contest over Ukraine singer ban
    Apr14

    Eurovision: Russian TV drops singing contest over Ukraine singer ban

    Kiev has slapped an entry ban on Russia's entrant Yulia Samoilova for performing a concert on the Crimea peninsula in 2015. Russia’s main state television channel said Thursday it was dropping the Eurovision Song Contest from its schedules after Ukraine banned its performer from entering the country to take part.”Channel One...

    Politics: ‘A rhetorical device:’ State Department explains Rex Tillerson’s controversial Ukraine comments
    Apr13

    Politics: ‘A rhetorical device:’ State Department explains Rex Tillerson’s controversial Ukraine comments

    The comment signaled to some, including Ayrault, that Tillerson did not think the US should concern itself with the ongoing war in Ukraine and Russian aggression there. Ayrault said he told Tillerson that “it is in the interests of the US taxpayers to have a Europe that is secure and is strong politically and economically. … You...

    Bloodied Ukraine marks three years of separatist war
    Apr13

    Bloodied Ukraine marks three years of separatist war

    by Dmitry ZAKS A bloodied Ukraine marks three years Thursday since it launched a campaign against Russian-backed eastern separatists that now looks like an interminable conflict whose terms are dictated by the Kremlin. …read more Source: Daily...

    US, Russia: Countries struggle to overcome rifts in Moscow
    Apr13

    US, Russia: Countries struggle to overcome rifts in Moscow

    US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson battled to overcome differences with his Russian opposite number Wednesday, but they remained split over an alleged chemical attack in Syria after talks in Moscow. US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson battled to overcome differences with his Russian opposite number Wednesday, but they remained split over an...

    Bill Would Permit Use of Livestock as Loan Security in Zimbabwe
    Apr13

    Bill Would Permit Use of Livestock as Loan Security in Zimbabwe

    Zimbabwean entrepreneurs could soon use movable assets, including livestock and vehicles, to secure loans from banks, according to a bill brought before the country’s Parliament this week. The southern African country’s economy is dominated by informal business following the formal sector’s contraction by as much as 50 percent...

    Politics: A new report says Russia is intensifying its spy game in Eastern Europe
    Apr12

    Politics: A new report says Russia is intensifying its spy game in Eastern Europe

    According to Estonia's intelligence service, Moscow has intensified intelligence operations abroad — a determination echoed by other countries in the region. From the northern tip of the Baltics to the southern edge of the Balkans, Russia is stepping up spying on its neighbors, according to numerous reports from the region. The most recent...

    EU’s Mogherini to make first to visit to Russia
    Apr12

    EU’s Mogherini to make first to visit to Russia

    EU foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini will make her first official visit to Russia this month, with relations strained to breaking point by the Ukraine conflict and the war in Syria. She will also visit China and India next week, her office said in a statement on Wednesday. Most attention is likely to focus on …read more Source: The...

    Federica Mogherini: EU chief to make first to visit to Russia
    Apr12

    Federica Mogherini: EU chief to make first to visit to Russia

    Most attention is likely to focus on her trip to Moscow on April 24, with ties in deep freeze. EU foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini will make her first official visit to Russia this month, with relations strained to breaking point by the Ukraine conflict and the war in Syria.She will also visit China and India next week, her office said in...

    EU’s Mogherini to make first to visit to Russia
    Apr12

    EU’s Mogherini to make first to visit to Russia

    EU foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini will make her first official visit to Russia this month, with relations strained to breaking point by the Ukraine conflict and the war in Syria. She will also visit China and India next week, her office said in a statement on Wednesday. Most attention is likely to focus on her trip to Moscow on April...

    Uhuru REGRETS Launching Website Portal of Fake Achievements as Raila DIGS DEEPER Exposing Lies and More SCANDALS
    Apr11

    Uhuru REGRETS Launching Website Portal of Fake Achievements as Raila DIGS DEEPER Exposing Lies and More SCANDALS

    PRESS STATEMENT BY RT. HON RAILA ODINGA: JUBILEE TALES STILL DON’T ADD UP: Yesterday, the Jubilee administration unveiled another layer on top of the State of the Nation address, the State House Summits and the Budget speech to try and convince doubting Kenyans that it has a record worthy of re-election. Jubilee launched a portal. We wish...

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