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    Eurovision: Russian TV drops singing contest over Ukraine singer ban
    Apr14

    Eurovision: Russian TV drops singing contest over Ukraine singer ban

    Kiev has slapped an entry ban on Russia's entrant Yulia Samoilova for performing a concert on the Crimea peninsula in 2015. Russia’s main state television channel said Thursday it was dropping the Eurovision Song Contest from its schedules after Ukraine banned its performer from entering the country to take part.”Channel One...

    Russia to boycott Eurovision over Ukraine row
    Apr14

    Russia to boycott Eurovision over Ukraine row

    eurovision.jpg The winner of the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest, Jamala, arrives at airport outside Kiev, Ukraine. Russia’s state broadcaster has said it will boycott this year’s Eurovision song contest after the host country, Ukraine, said it would bar entry to the Russian contestant and Moscow rejected two possible compromises...

    Russia boycotts Eurovision after contestant barred from entering Ukraine
    Apr14

    Russia boycotts Eurovision after contestant barred from entering Ukraine

    Russia won’t take part in this year’s Eurovision Song Contest, organisers say, after host country Ukraine barred its entrant Yulia Samoylova from entering the country. …read more Source: ABC...

    Russia to Boycott Eurovision Song Contest Due to Ukraine Row
    Apr14

    Russia to Boycott Eurovision Song Contest Due to Ukraine Row

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s state broadcaster has said it will boycott this year’s Eurovision song contest after the host country, Ukraine, said it… …read more Source: U.S....

    Russia to boycott Eurovision song contest due to Ukraine row
    Apr14

    Russia to boycott Eurovision song contest due to Ukraine row

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s state broadcaster has said it will boycott this year’s Eurovision song contest after the host country, Ukraine, said it would bar entry to the Russian contestant and Moscow rejected two possible compromises suggested by organizers. …read more Source:...

    Russia to boycott Eurovision song contest due to Ukraine row
    Apr14

    Russia to boycott Eurovision song contest due to Ukraine row

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s state broadcaster has said it will boycott this year’s Eurovision song contest after the host country, Ukraine,… …read more Source:...

    Russia to boycott Eurovision song contest due to Ukraine row
    Apr14

    Russia to boycott Eurovision song contest due to Ukraine row

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s state broadcaster has said it will boycott this year’s Eurovision song contest after the host country, Ukraine, said it would bar entry to the Russian contestant and Moscow rejected two possible compromises suggested by organizers. …read more Source:...

    Russia to boycott Eurovision song contest due to Ukraine row
    Apr14

    Russia to boycott Eurovision song contest due to Ukraine row

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 14 Apr 2017
    Apr14

    Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 14 Apr 2017

    ‘Moab’ strike kills dozens in Afghanistan A huge US bomb, known as the Mother Of All Bombs (Moab), dropped on a tunnel complex used by Islamic State in Afghanistan killed at least 36 people, the Afghan defence ministry says. The ministry says no civilians were affected but former President Hamid Karzai called it an “inhuman and...

    Blockade in Ukraine conflict zone takes heavy toll
    Apr14

    Blockade in Ukraine conflict zone takes heavy toll

    A blockade of rebel-held eastern Ukraine has left it more isolated, the BBC’s Tom Burridge reports. …read more Source:...