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    International program to support talented youth in Chernobyl-hit regions kicks off in Kalinkovichi
    Mar22

    International program to support talented youth in Chernobyl-hit regions kicks off in Kalinkovichi

    The program will run from 22 March to 21 April and span Gomel Oblast, Mogilev Oblast, Minsk Oblast, and Brest Oblast of Belarus. It will also involve Russia’s Bryansk Oblast and Smolensk Oblast, and Ukraine’s Chernigov Oblast. …read more Source:...

    Trump’s Former Campaign Chairman’s Tight Ties to Putin
    Mar22

    Trump’s Former Campaign Chairman’s Tight Ties to Putin

    During Monday’s White House briefing, Press Secretary Sean Spicer made a strange assertion. This is not unusual; in fact, Spicer makes strange assertions on such a regular basis that this one barely made a ripple outside of the press corps. James Comey had confirmed that morning that his FBI was investigating whether the Trump campaign...

    Ukrainian security agency arrests nine suspected saboteurs
    Mar22

    Ukrainian security agency arrests nine suspected saboteurs

    The Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) says it has uncovered a network of saboteurs in Odessa working for Russia, arresting nine men with Ukrainian passports. …read more Source: Polskie...

    Sean Spicer will not be talking about people who don’t work in the White House … anymore
    Mar22

    Sean Spicer will not be talking about people who don’t work in the White House … anymore

    Sean Spicer will now give up making comments on the press, on Democrats, and even on Republicans in Congress. After all… xBREAKING: Re: Manafort, Spicer tells me: “It would be inappropriate for us to comment on a person who is not a White House employee.”— Peter Alexander (@PeterAlexander) March 22, 2017 Well there’s a new...

    Ukraine bans Russia’s entry to Eurovision song contest
    Mar22

    Ukraine bans Russia’s entry to Eurovision song contest

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Eurovision song contest, nominally an apolitical festival of pop music confections and cheerfully tacky costumes, erupted into a… …read more Source:...

    Armenian football champion terminates contract with Ukrainian striker
    Mar22

    Armenian football champion terminates contract with Ukrainian striker

    FC Alashkert has terminated the contract with Ukrainian football striker Yuriy Fomenko, the club’s press service reports. Alaskert signed a contact with the 30-year-old footballer during the 2016 summer transfer window. Yuriy Fomenko has participated in 18 matches and scored 2 goals in the current championship. …read more Source:...

    ‘Cynical and inhumane’: tensions spike as Ukraine bans Russian singer from Eurovision Song Contest
    Mar22

    ‘Cynical and inhumane’: tensions spike as Ukraine bans Russian singer from Eurovision Song Contest

    Tensions between Russia and Ukraine spread to the Eurovision Song Contest on Wednesday after Kiev banned a Russian contestant from entering the country over a past performance in Moscow-annexed Crimea. Ukrainian security service (SBU) spokeswoman Olena Gitlyanska said Yuliya Samoilova had been banned “from entry for three years” for having been...

    Ukraine bans Russian contestant from Kiev-held Eurovision Song Contest
    Mar22

    Ukraine bans Russian contestant from Kiev-held Eurovision Song Contest

    Russia’s 27-year-old singer Yulia Samoylova will not be allowed to perform in the contest, to be held in Ukraine’s capital, in mid May. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine bans Russia’s Eurovision singer Samoylova
    Mar22

    Ukraine bans Russia’s Eurovision singer Samoylova

    Ukraine has barred Russia’s entry for the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest from entering the country. …read more Source:...

    Central Asia’s Offshoring Machine: From the US to Ukraine, via Kyrgyzstan
    Mar22

    Central Asia’s Offshoring Machine: From the US to Ukraine, via Kyrgyzstan

    Shutting down the machine would necessitate Washington owning up to its place in the cycle. …read more Source: The...