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    NBC exclusive – Trump: I was going to fire Comey ‘regardless,’ he was a ‘showboat’
    May12

    NBC exclusive – Trump: I was going to fire Comey ‘regardless,’ he was a ‘showboat’

    President Donald Trump said Thursday that he was going to fire “showboat” FBI Director James Comey “regardless” of what the Justice Department recommended, directly contradicting what the White House said a day earlier. In an exclusive interview with NBC News’ Lester Holt, Trump said the FBI had been in...

    NBC exclusive – Trump: I was going to fire Comey ‘regardless,’ he was a ‘showboat’
    May12

    NBC exclusive – Trump: I was going to fire Comey ‘regardless,’ he was a ‘showboat’

    President Donald Trump said Thursday that he was going to fire “showboat” FBI Director James Comey “regardless” of what the Justice Department recommended, directly contradicting what the White House said a day earlier. In an exclusive interview with NBC News’ Lester Holt, Trump said the FBI had been in...

    A Coup in Real Time? Historian Says Comey Firing Is Trump’s ‘Open Admission of Collusion With Russia’
    May12

    A Coup in Real Time? Historian Says Comey Firing Is Trump’s ‘Open Admission of Collusion With Russia’

    Yale historian says Trump has now admitted guilt; former intelligence officer says Flynn was a Russian agent. Has the other shoe finally dropped? Is this the beginning of Donald Trump’s attempted coup?Trump is a plutocratic authoritarian. As I have previously argued, it is fair to call him a fascist. He has repeatedly demonstrated this fact...

    Eurovision-2017 Grand Final: Armenia’s Artsvik to perform 5th
    May12

    Eurovision-2017 Grand Final: Armenia’s Artsvik to perform 5th

    On May 13 the Grand Final of Eurovision-2017 International Song Contest will be held in Kiev, the capital of Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    ‘They will find your body when it snows’: Ukraine soldiers bombarded by ‘pinpoint propaganda’ texts
    May12

    ‘They will find your body when it snows’: Ukraine soldiers bombarded by ‘pinpoint propaganda’ texts

    Television journalist Julia Kirienko was sheltering with Ukrainian soldiers and medics 3km from the front when their cellphones began buzzing over the noise of the shelling. Everyone got the same text message at the same time. “Ukrainian soldiers,” it warned, “they’ll find your bodies when the snow melts.” Text messages like the one...

    Belarus into Eurovision 2017 final
    May12

    Belarus into Eurovision 2017 final

    The Belarusian entry NaviBand performed their Belarusian-language song Historyja Maiho Zyccia (Story of My Life) in the second semifinal of the 62nd international song competition in Kiev on 11 May. …read more Source:...

    Poroshenko says ‘Ukraine finalizes divorce with Russian Empire’ by EU visa waiver
    May12

    Poroshenko says ‘Ukraine finalizes divorce with Russian Empire’ by EU visa waiver

    The EU earlier approved visa-free regime for Ukrainian citizens. …read more Source:...

    “Yodel It!” qualifies Romanian’s Ilinca&Alex Florea to Eurovision final
    May12

    “Yodel It!” qualifies Romanian’s Ilinca&Alex Florea to Eurovision final

    AGERPRES special correspondent, Oana Ghita reports: Romania’s representatives to Eurovision 2017, Ilinca and Alex Florea have qualified to the final with “Yodel It!” in a show on Thursday night in Kiev, Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    [Ticker] EU states adopt Ukraine visa-free travel
    May12

    [Ticker] EU states adopt Ukraine visa-free travel

    EU states on Thursday adopted a regulation enabling Ukrainians with biometric passports to enter the EU (but not Ireland or the UK) without a visa for up to 90 days for “business, tourist or family purposes”. The visa-free regime is to enter into force 20 days after the European Parliament signs off on the accord on 17 May. Ukrainians...

    Amnesty Intl. slams arrests for carrying Soviet symbols in Ukraine
    May12

    Amnesty Intl. slams arrests for carrying Soviet symbols in Ukraine

    Amnesty International has criticized Ukraine for what it calls infringing on the freedom of speech and assembly of its citizens. …read more Source:...