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    Wheelchair User Chosen as Russian Entry at Eurovision
    Mar13

    Wheelchair User Chosen as Russian Entry at Eurovision

    A woman who uses a wheelchair has been selected to represent Russia at the upcoming Eurovision song contest, seemingly putting an end to speculation that Russia might boycott the politically charged competition held in Kiev.Several Russian lawmakers and entertainment stars… …read more Source:...

    Kremlin’s Rent A-Mob in Europe: Outcasts Fail To Sway Public Opinion
    Mar13

    Kremlin’s Rent A-Mob in Europe: Outcasts Fail To Sway Public Opinion

    On the eve of a hearing in the European Court of Justice of Ukraine’s claim against Russia, a so-called “worldwide” campaign under the slogan “Stop genocide of Donbass people” took place in Europe. The Kremlin’s coordinators from the movement “With love for Russia” and the “International Union of Antifascists” involved allegedly paid...

    EU To Extend Sanctions Over Crimea Annexation
    Mar13

    EU To Extend Sanctions Over Crimea Annexation

    The European Union is expected to extend sanctions against dozens of individuals and entities over Russia’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    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...

    Wheelchair user chosen as Russian entry at Eurovision
    Mar13

    Wheelchair user chosen as Russian entry at Eurovision

    MOSCOW (AP) — A woman who uses a wheelchair has been selected to represent Russia at the upcoming Eurovision song contest, seemingly putting an end to speculation that Russia might boycott the politically charged competition held in Kiev. …read more Source: CNS...

    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...

    Prime Minister Wilders: What could this mean for the EU?
    Mar13

    Prime Minister Wilders: What could this mean for the EU?

    How did a politician like Geert Wilders gain so much influence in a liberal country like the Netherlands and how much power will he really have after the 15 March election? On the afternoon of 6 May 2002, nine days before national elections, Dutch society was uprooted by the first political assassination in decades, if not centuries. The nation...

    Czech president takes a jab at media, declaring himself ‘agent of Putin, Trump, China and Israel’
    Mar13

    Czech president takes a jab at media, declaring himself ‘agent of Putin, Trump, China and Israel’

    Czech President Milos Zeman launched his 2018 re-election bid on Friday, saying he had decided to run due to his strong public support and because he wanted to offer continuity. Zeman, who has pushed for better ties with Russia and China and backed Donald Trump in the US presidential race, has been a polarising figure in Czech politics, drawing...

    Yulia Samoylova to represent Russia in Eurovision
    Mar13

    Yulia Samoylova to represent Russia in Eurovision

    Channel 1 Russia has chosen Yulia Samoylova to represent the country in Kyiv with the song Flame is burning out of a variety of songs submitted internally. …read more Source:...