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News24.com | Migrant yacht smuggling network busted
May17

News24.com | Migrant yacht smuggling network busted

French police have broken up a smuggling network that used yachts to transport migrants to Britain after finding seven Ukrainians stowed away on a boat on the French coast. …read more Source:...

Russia Studies Reactivating Electronic Surveillance Site in Crimea
May17

Russia Studies Reactivating Electronic Surveillance Site in Crimea

17 de mayo de 2016, 11:03Moscow, May 17 (Prensa Latina) The high military command of Russia is considering the reactivation of the electronic surveillance station in Sevastopol, Crimea, to prevent missile strikes, according to official sources. …read more Source: Prensa...

IOC: 31 caught in retests of 2008 Beijing Olympic samples
May17

IOC: 31 caught in retests of 2008 Beijing Olympic samples

In a major doping crackdown stretching back eight years, 31 athletes in six sports were caught in retesting of samples from the 2008 Beijing Olympics and other positive cases could emerge from the 2012 London Games, the IOC said Tuesday. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) opened disciplinary proceedings against the 31 unidentified athletes...

Russia Demands IMF include Ukrainian Debt in Aid Program
May17

Russia Demands IMF include Ukrainian Debt in Aid Program

17 de mayo de 2016, 09:43Moscow, May 17 (Prensa Latina) Minister of Finance, Anton Siluanov, demanded today from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) during a TV interview, to include the three billion dollars owed by Ukraine to Russia in its program of assistance to Kiev. …read more Source: Prensa...

New police force finds old habits die hard in Ukraine
May17

New police force finds old habits die hard in Ukraine

The launch of Ukraine’s new police patrol force last year sparked an internet craze of citizens posting selfies with newly recruited officers. Their popularity stemmed not from their uniforms, body cameras and tablets, but the fact they did not demand bribes. The most visibly successful reform to have emerged from the pro-European Maidan...

Russia’s Red Army Choir hopes for 2017 Eurovision in Ukraine
May17

Russia’s Red Army Choir hopes for 2017 Eurovision in Ukraine

The artistic director of Russia’s official Red Army Choir, formed during the Soviet era, has voiced readiness to join the competition. But tensions remain high following this year’s unexpected win by Ukraine’s Jamala. …read more Source:...

Pregnant in a war zone: What are your choices?
May17

Pregnant in a war zone: What are your choices?

According to a UNFPA, more than 500 women every year die from birth complications in conflict and disaster areas. ||| London – In Yemen women give birth in caves to avoid air strikes, in war-torn Syria child marriages are increasing, while in eastern Ukraine, where conflict has been raging for two years, domestic violence is rising, aid...

Social media comedians: Are they the new set of celebrities in Nigeria?
May17

Social media comedians: Are they the new set of celebrities in Nigeria?

They are a new breed of comedians who ply their trade on the Internet. With a growing audience social media comedians are a new set of celebrities in Nigeria. With the popularity of the social media has come a new breed of humour merchants.On Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat these comedians have devised a way to create and publish content that...

Ukraine’s Eurovision Win Puts Politics Over People, Says Russia
May16

Ukraine’s Eurovision Win Puts Politics Over People, Says Russia

The Russian entry was largely favored to win, snagging the popular vote, but the jury selected Ukraine’s politically-inspired song as the winner. …read more Source:...

Russian officials bash Ukraine’s ‘political’ Eurovision win
May15

Russian officials bash Ukraine’s ‘political’ Eurovision win

After Ukrainian singer Jamala’s Eurovision win, Russian politicians have decried the song’s “political” content while media called for the votes to be reviewed. One politician has suggested skipping next year’s contest. …read more Source:...

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