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    Germany says to host fresh Ukraine talks
    May01

    Germany says to host fresh Ukraine talks

    German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier Saturday said he had invited his Russian, Ukrainian and French counterparts to talks in Berlin on May 11 intended to smooth differences between Moscow and Kiev. …read more Source: Channel...

    Two Ukrainian soldiers killed despite ceasefire
    Apr30

    Two Ukrainian soldiers killed despite ceasefire

    KIEV: Two Ukrainian soldiers were killed in fresh fighting between government forces and pro-Russian rebels in the east even as a new truce took effect, Kiev said on Saturday. “As a result of hostilities, over the past 24 hours two Ukrainian soldiers have been killed and four others wounded,” Ukraine’s military spokesman Andriy Lysenko told...

    UN says nearly 10,000 killed since Ukraine conflict began
    Apr30

    UN says nearly 10,000 killed since Ukraine conflict began

    Nearly 10,000 people have been killed and more than 20,000 injured since the Ukraine conflict began in April 2014, a top U.N. official said Thursday. …read more Source: Global...

    Germany says to host fresh Ukraine talks (AFP)
    Apr30

    Germany says to host fresh Ukraine talks (AFP)

    Berlin (AFP) – German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier Saturday said he had invited his Russian, Ukrainian and French counterparts to talks in Berlin on May 11 intended to smooth differences between Moscow and Kiev. …read more Source: The West...

    Do Ukraine’s Leaders Understand Freedom of the Press?
    Apr30

    Do Ukraine’s Leaders Understand Freedom of the Press?

    When it comes to the treatment of journalists, Kiev is starting to look a lot like Moscow. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Erekat Slams Eurovision Contest’s Palestinian Flag Ban
    Apr30

    Erekat Slams Eurovision Contest’s Palestinian Flag Ban

    PLO Secretary General Saeb Erekat slammed the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) on Saturday for banning the Palestinian flag from the 2016 Eurovision song contest, calling the ruling “discriminatory and a serious offense against our nation.” In a letter obtained by Ma’an addressed to EBU President Jean-Paul Philippot, Erekat expressed his...

    Two soldiers killed
    Apr30

    Two soldiers killed

    KIEV: Two Ukrainian soldiers were killed in fresh fighting between government forces and pro-Russian rebels in the east even as a new truce took effect, Kiev said on Saturday. “As a result of hostilities, over the past 24 hours two Ukrainian soldiers have been killed and four others wounded,” Ukraine’s military spokesman Andriy Lysenko told...

    Kosovo to get visa-free travel in the EU
    Apr30

    Kosovo to get visa-free travel in the EU

    Kosovo likely to join Turkey, Ukraine and Georgia as new beneficiaries of visa-free EU travel …read more Source: Financial...

    Caught on Video: The Moment Former Wrestling Champ Takes on Seven Officers During DUI Arrest in Ukraine
    Apr30

    Caught on Video: The Moment Former Wrestling Champ Takes on Seven Officers During DUI Arrest in Ukraine

    A former Ukrainian wrestler and Olympic champion had to be taken down by seven police officers after he resisted arrest for drunk driving. According to Metro, Vyacheslav Oliynyk was out celebrating his 50th birthday when officers pulled him over. A video of the incident shows the 1996 gold medalist lunging at one of the officers. Image source:...

    Caught on Video: The Moment Former Wrestling Champ Takes on Seven Officers During DUI Arrest in Ukraine
    Apr30

    Caught on Video: The Moment Former Wrestling Champ Takes on Seven Officers During DUI Arrest in Ukraine

    A former Ukrainian wrestler and Olympic champion had to be taken down by seven police officers after he resisted arrest for drunk driving. According to Metro, Vyacheslav Oliynyk was out celebrating his 50th birthday when officers pulled him over. A video of the incident shows the 1996 gold medalist lunging at one of the officers. Image source:...