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    U.S., Britain, France block Russia bid to blacklist Syria rebels
    May12

    U.S., Britain, France block Russia bid to blacklist Syria rebels

    Britain, the United States, France and Ukraine blocked a Russian proposal at the United Nations to blacklist Syrian rebel groups Jaish al-Islam and Ahrar al-Sham for links to ISIL and al Qaeda militants, diplomats said on May 11 …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Baby joy for couple who lost kids in MH17
    May12

    Baby joy for couple who lost kids in MH17

    An Australian couple whose three children died when Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine have a new daughter. …read more Source:...

    Bulgaria’s Poli Genova to Perform at Eurovision Semifinal on Thursday
    May12

    Bulgaria’s Poli Genova to Perform at Eurovision Semifinal on Thursday

    The Bulgarian representative at this year’s edition of the Eurovision Song Contest, Poli Genova, will perform in the second semifinal taking place in Stockholm on Thursday evening. Genova, who had previously represented Bulgaria in 2011, will compete with the song “If Love Was a Crime”. The Bulgarian representative will be the twelfth out...

    Masterpieces lost in Italian museum heist are recovered in Ukraine
    May12

    Masterpieces lost in Italian museum heist are recovered in Ukraine

    Paintings including masterpieces by Rubens and Tintoretto that were stolen from a Verona museum last year have been found in Ukraine, Italy’s culture minister said Wednesday. “It is a great day,” the minister, Dario Franceschini, said in a statement. “The artworks will soon be back in the Castelvecchio (museum) in Verona.” The recovery of...

    VIDEO: Stolen paintings ‘found in plastic bags’
    May12

    VIDEO: Stolen paintings ‘found in plastic bags’

    The Ukrainian authorities say they have recovered 17 paintings – worth more than €17m (£13m; $18m) – that were stolen from an Italian museum in 2015. …read more Source:...

    Russia starts naval shipbuilding in Crimea
    May12

    Russia starts naval shipbuilding in Crimea

    Russia has resumed shipbuilding on the disputed peninsula since Russia annexed it from Ukraine in 2014. …read more Source: World...

    VIDEO: Ukraine’s Eurovision entry ‘is family story’
    May12

    VIDEO: Ukraine’s Eurovision entry ‘is family story’

    Ukrainian singer Jamala explains why she is performing a song about a painful episode in her family history in the Eurovision Song Contest’s semi-final. …read more Source:...

    Masterpieces stolen in Verona heist found in Ukraine
    May12

    Masterpieces stolen in Verona heist found in Ukraine

    Paintings including masterpieces by Rubens and Tintoretto that were stolen from a Verona museum last year have been found in Ukraine, Italy’s culture minister said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The Local...

    No breakthrough in Ukraine cease-fire talks
    May12

    No breakthrough in Ukraine cease-fire talks

    Russian and Ukrainian foreign ministers fail to bridge differences on key political steps, says German FM …read more Source: World...

    IMF: Global corruption costs trillions in bribes, lost growth
    May12

    IMF: Global corruption costs trillions in bribes, lost growth

    Public sector corruption siphons $1.5 trillion to $2 trillion annually from the global economy in bribes and costs far more in stunted economic growth, lost tax revenues and sustained poverty, the International Monetary Fund said on Wednesday. In a new research paper, the IMF said that tackling corruption is critical for the achievement of...