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    Ukrainian mayor, diplomat caught engaging in antisemitic rhetoric
    May15

    Ukrainian mayor, diplomat caught engaging in antisemitic rhetoric

    One Ukrainian mayor had quite a lot to say about “the Jews.” …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Time for a trailblazing approach to Britain’s cultural heritage
    May15

    Time for a trailblazing approach to Britain’s cultural heritage

    Last year, I found myself at two very different cultural events, just a few weeks apart. One was held in the awe-inspiring surroundings of the National Gallery in Trafalgar Square. There, I found myself surrounded by the great and the good of the British cultural establishment, attending the launch of a new government report, “Culture Is...

    Premier League manager news: Chelsea prepare for Conte and staff ‘cull’
    May15

    Premier League manager news: Chelsea prepare for Conte and staff ‘cull’

    Description Antonio Conte won the Premier League title in his first season as Chelsea manager Credits Stu Forster/Getty Images Alt Text Antonio Conte sacked Chelsea Maurizio Sarri Napoli Sam Allardyce to get Everton axe while David Moyes is expected to leave West Ham …read more Source: The...

    Journalist With Russian State News Agency Detained, Office Searched In Kyiv
    May15

    Journalist With Russian State News Agency Detained, Office Searched In Kyiv

    Ukrainian Security Service (SBU) officers have searched the office of Russian state news agency RIA Novosti’s branch in Ukraine and detained a journalist, accusing the media outlet of participating in a “hybrid information war” against Kyiv. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian mayor, diplomat slammed for anti-Semitic rhetoric
    May15

    Ukrainian mayor, diplomat slammed for anti-Semitic rhetoric

    Ukrainian consulate official and mayor Ukrainian town slammed for spreading anti-Semitic canards. …read more Source: Arutz...

    Ukrainian mayor, diplomat caught engaging in anti-Semitic rhetoric
    May15

    Ukrainian mayor, diplomat caught engaging in anti-Semitic rhetoric

    (JTA) — Amid international pressure on Ukraine over its perceived tolerance to anti-Semitism, a local mayor and a diplomat were documented engaging hate speech against Jews. The mayor of the village of Skole, located 60 miles southwest of Lviv, inveighed against Jews during a recent lecture before city councilmen, Eduard Dolinsky, director of the...

    Italian Open: Novak Djokovic, Kei Nishikori advance to second round in Rome
    May15

    Italian Open: Novak Djokovic, Kei Nishikori advance to second round in Rome

    Former world number one Novak Djokovic strolled into the second round of the Italian Open on Monday with a morale-boosting 6-1 6-3 victory over Ukrainian Alexandr Dolgopolov. Djokovic has struggled to rediscover his best form since returning from a troublesome elbow injury and has not reached the quarter-finals of a tournament since last...

    Vladimir Putin To Open $4 Billion Bridge to Crimea Built By His Judo Sparring Partner
    May15

    Vladimir Putin To Open $4 Billion Bridge to Crimea Built By His Judo Sparring Partner

    The bridge restricts Ukrainian access to the Black Sea. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine searches Russian state media offices: Kiev
    May15

    Ukraine searches Russian state media offices: Kiev

    Ukraine’s state security service searched the Kiev offices of Russia’s state-run RIA Novosti news agency and Russia Today TV channel Tuesday, after detaining one journalist near his home, officials said. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Putin to open massive bridge linking Crimea to Russia
    May15

    Putin to open massive bridge linking Crimea to Russia

    Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday is set to unveil a 19-km (about 12-mile) bridge linking southern Russia to the Crimean Peninsula annexed from Ukraine, … …read more Source: The Japan...