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    Ukraine: Radical Groups Disrupt LGBTI Event
    May16

    Ukraine: Radical Groups Disrupt LGBTI Event

    (Kyiv) – Members of radical nationalist groups violently disrupted a May 10, 2018 discussion in Kyiv about LGBTI rights, Human Rights Watch said today. Despite the intruders’ aggressive behavior an …read more Source: Big News...

    Prosecution sought against Latvian for attempting to join Ukraine conflict
    May16

    Prosecution sought against Latvian for attempting to join Ukraine conflict

    The Security Police are seeking the prosecution of Latvia’s non-citizen Artjoms Skripniks for an attempt to illegally participate in the armed conflict in eastern Ukraine, LETA was told at the Security Police May 16. …read more Source:...

    Russia defends right to build Crimean Bridge
    May16

    Russia defends right to build Crimean Bridge

    MOSCOW– The Russia embassy in the United States said Wednesday that Moscow has the right to build the Crimean Bridge, after Washington condemned its construction and opening over the Kerch Strait., “Crimea is Russia. We shall not ask for anybody’s permission to build transport infrastructure for the sake of Russia’s...

    Three Armenian chess players at World Youth Stars Tournament
    May16

    Three Armenian chess players at World Youth Stars Tournament

    Three chess players, GM Aram Hakobyan, IM Shant Sarkisian and FIDE master Mamikon Gharibyan represent Armenia at the World Youth Chess Tournament in Kirishi, Russia. 12 young chess players from 6 countries are taking part in the tournament. In the first round, Aram Hakobyan met with the highest ranked player, Ukrainian grandmaster Kirill...

    Detained Journalist For Russian State Agency Transferred To Ukrainian Region Near Crimea
    May16

    Detained Journalist For Russian State Agency Transferred To Ukrainian Region Near Crimea

    The head of a major Russian state news agency’s branch in Ukraine has been transferred to the southern region of Kherson for prosecution following his arrest in Kyiv on suspicion of treason. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian real estate portal: highest real estate prices of Baltics in Tallinn
    May16

    Ukrainian real estate portal: highest real estate prices of Baltics in Tallinn

    According to the Ria.com Marketplace real estate portal operating on the Ukrainian market, the highest average price of real estate per square meter across the capitals of the Baltic countries is in Tallinn, informs LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Merkel says Germany remains committed to Iran nuclear accord
    May16

    Merkel says Germany remains committed to Iran nuclear accord

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel, delivers a speech during a meeting of the German federal parliament, Bundestag, at the Reichstag building in Berlin, Germany, on Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Photo: Associated Press BERLIN: German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Wednesday it would be wrong to cancel the nuclear agreement with Iran, highlighting it as...

    Robert Mueller’s Most Important Accomplishment
    May16

    Robert Mueller’s Most Important Accomplishment

    Thursday marks a year since Robert Mueller was appointment as special counsel to oversee the Russia investigation, and in that time I’ve written a lot about the known unknowns of his work. We don’t know everyone he’s interviewed. We don’t know what evidence he’s gathered. We don’t know what further charges he...

    Russia demands Kiev free arrested RIA Novosti journalist
    May16

    Russia demands Kiev free arrested RIA Novosti journalist

    MOSCOW: Moscow called Wednesday for a Russian journalist detained in Ukraine for treason to be freed, condemning Kiev authorities for what it said was a repressive policy against the media. “Russia will do everything to ensure its citizen is freed, and to prevent other journalists finding themselves in similar situations, whether they are...

    Jailed Ukrainian Filmmaker Sentsov Starts Hunger Strike In Russian Prison
    May16

    Jailed Ukrainian Filmmaker Sentsov Starts Hunger Strike In Russian Prison

    Ukrainian filmmaker Oleh Sentsov, who opposed Moscow’s takeover of Crimea and is now in prison in Russia, has started a hunger strike to demand the release of all Ukrainian nationals held in Russian penitentiaries. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...