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    Madrid, Atletico, Villareal na Sevilla kuweka rekodi ya kucheza fainali zote za ulaya msimu huu?
    May02

    Madrid, Atletico, Villareal na Sevilla kuweka rekodi ya kucheza fainali zote za ulaya msimu huu?

    Ubora wa ligi kuu ya Hispania umekuwa unathibitishwa na uwezo unaoneshwa na vilabu vya Real Madrid, Atletico Madrid, Villarreal na Sevilla katika michuano ya bara la ulaya – Champions League na Europa League wiki iliyopita. Sare ya 0-0 ya Manchester City dhidi ya Los Blancos yanawapa nafasi zaidi vijana wa Zinedine Zidane katika mchezo wa pili wa...

    Tensions run high in Odessa on anniversary of deadly clashes
    May02

    Tensions run high in Odessa on anniversary of deadly clashes

    Huge police and security presence in Ukrainian city two years after unrest left 48 dead and hundreds injuredA huge police and security operation has been launched to keep the calm in Odessa on Monday, the second anniversary of one of the bloodiest days in Ukraine’s recent history.Two years ago, clashes left 48 dead and hundreds injured in...

    [Ticker] MEPs urge extra sanctions on Russian officials
    May02

    [Ticker] MEPs urge extra sanctions on Russian officials

    Nine MEPs from the parliament’s largest groups, including Elmar Brok, the German head of the parliament’s foreign affairs committee, have urged the EU foreign service to propose travel bans on 32 Russian officials linked to the death of Sergei Magnitsky, a Russian anti-corruption activist. …read more Source:...

    Tear gas in Paris, Istanbul as tensions erupt on May Day
    May02

    Tear gas in Paris, Istanbul as tensions erupt on May Day

    A protester is taken away on a stretcher after being injured during clashes with anti-riot police at a May Day rally in Bakirkoy, a district of Istanbul. — AFP photo PARIS: French and Turkish police fired tear gas at protesters as tensions erupted in both countries during May Day rallies yesterday, while thousands marched across the globe for the...

    ‘Holy Fire,’ fireworks: Orthodox Christians celebrate Easter
    May02

    ‘Holy Fire,’ fireworks: Orthodox Christians celebrate Easter

    With “Holy Fire,” fireworks and solemn Masses, Orthodox Christians around the world celebrated Easter on Sunday, commemorating the day followers believe that Jesus was resurrected more than 2,000 years ago.Roman Catholics and Protestants marked Easter in March, in accordance with the Gregorian calendar. Eastern Orthodox churches...

    Ukrainian Firms Seek UN Court’s Aid Over Crimea Losses
    May02

    Ukrainian Firms Seek UN Court’s Aid Over Crimea Losses

    Two Ukrainian energy companies have asked a U.N. arbitrator to award them compensation for investments they lost when Russia seized control of the Crimean peninsula, the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) said Monday. The case, brought in June but only now made public, involves gas stations owned by Ukrnafta and Stabil. It is the lastest...

    Lavrov and Kerry discuss situation in Nagorno Karabakh conflict zone
    May02

    Lavrov and Kerry discuss situation in Nagorno Karabakh conflict zone

    The sides also discussed the situation in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Satire Is Thriving in Russia, While Many Russians Aren’t
    May02

    Satire Is Thriving in Russia, While Many Russians Aren’t

    Russian President Vladimir Putin’s annual “direct line” conversation with the nation was still going strong when the joking began on social media. “Question: ‘Everyone has had to make cuts to their household budgets recently. What have you cut spending on?’ Putin: ‘On you lot,’” wrote one Twitter user, in a parody of the...

    Odessa on Edge
    May02

    Odessa on Edge

    In a quirk of the calendar, the somewhat ideologically divergent holidays of May Day and Orthodox Easter fell on the same Sunday this year. In Odessa, the Easter Sunday festivities took place on an afternoon so lovely that the citizens of the city could be forgiven for forgetting the generalized sense of dread that had taken hold of the town for...

    Ukraine Energy Firms Turn To Arbitrator Over Crimea Losses
    May02

    Ukraine Energy Firms Turn To Arbitrator Over Crimea Losses

    Two Ukrainian energy companies that lost control of assets in Crimea when Russia seized the Ukrainian peninsula have asked a UN arbitrator to award compensation. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...