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    Japan expected to name World Cup squad on May 31
    May15

    Japan expected to name World Cup squad on May 31

    FILE – In this March 27, 2018, file photo, Japan’;s national team poses for a team picture prior to an international friendly soccer match between Japan and Ukraine at Maurice Dufrasne Stadium …read more Source: Big News...

    Putin Drives Truck Across Bridge From Russia To Crimea
    May15

    Putin Drives Truck Across Bridge From Russia To Crimea

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has opened the country’s newly built bridge to the annexed Crimean Peninsula, driving a truck across the controversial span. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin Set To Unveil Massive Bridge Linking Crimea To Russia
    May15

    Putin Set To Unveil Massive Bridge Linking Crimea To Russia

    Russian President Vladmir Putin is due on May 15 to officially unveil a 19-kilometer-long road bridge linking the annexed Crimean Peninsula with Russian territories across the Kerch Strait. Construction of the bridge, which can carry up to 40,000 cars a day, started in 2016. It was originally expected to open in December but was finished ahead of...

    Russian Duma Approves Anti-Sanctions Bill In First Reading
    May15

    Russian Duma Approves Anti-Sanctions Bill In First Reading

    The Russian parliament’s lower chamber, the State Duma, has approved in its first reading a bill which provides for the jailing for up to four years of Russians who adhere to economic sanctions imposed by the United States. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    ‘What FG Will Do With $320 Million Abacha loot’ – Buhari
    May15

    ‘What FG Will Do With $320 Million Abacha loot’ – Buhari

    President Muhammadu Buhari says the $320 million Sani Abacha loot will be put into the conditional cash transfer (CCT) scheme targeted at the “poorest of Nigerians”. Buhari said this on Monday while declaring open the 8th Commonwealth Regional Conference for Heads of Anti-Corruption Agencies in Abuja. The president said it was heartwarming to...

    Putin opens bridge to Crimea, Russia’s first road link with annexed peninsula
    May15

    Putin opens bridge to Crimea, Russia’s first road link with annexed peninsula

    …read more Source: The...

    Vladimir Putin to open controversial bridge connecting Russia to Crimea
    May15

    Vladimir Putin to open controversial bridge connecting Russia to Crimea

    It will be the longest bridge in Europe, taking over the Vasco da Gama Bridge in Lisbon. …read more Source: USA...

    Winner of ‘Ukraine’s Got Talent’ gives Israel a sandy birthday present
    May15

    Winner of ‘Ukraine’s Got Talent’ gives Israel a sandy birthday present

    In honor of Israel’s 70th anniversary, Ukrainian artist Kseniya Simonova gifts the Jewish state with a dramatic 7-minute sand art story to the tune of Ofra Haza’s ‘Jerusalem’ …read more Source: The Times of...

    Ukraine raids Kiev offices of Russian state media
    May15

    Ukraine raids Kiev offices of Russian state media

    KIEV: Ukraine’s state security service searched the Kiev offices of Russia’s state-run RIA Novosti news agency and TV channel RT on Tuesday, after detaining one journalist near his home, officials said. “Investigative actions are continuing, there are searches in RIA Novosti and other media structures,” Olena Gitlyanska, a spokeswoman...

    Offices of Russian Media Outlets Raided in Ukrainian Capital
    May15

    Offices of Russian Media Outlets Raided in Ukrainian Capital

    TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Ukrainian security agencies have raided at least two offices of Russian state-owned media outlets in the Ukrainian capital Kiev, media outlets said Tuesday. …read more Source: Tasnim News...