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    Ukraine to bar some Russian singers after Kiev chosen to host Eurovision
    Sep09

    Ukraine to bar some Russian singers after Kiev chosen to host Eurovision

    KIEV (Reuters) – The Ukrainian government said on Friday it would deny entry to certain Russian singers if they were chosen to perform at next year’s Eurovision Song Contest, after picking the capital Kiev to host the event. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine to bar some Russian singers after Kiev chosen to host Eurovision
    Sep09

    Ukraine to bar some Russian singers after Kiev chosen to host Eurovision

    KIEV (Reuters) – The Ukrainian government said on Friday it would deny entry to certain Russian singers if they were chosen to perform at next year’s Eurovision Song Contest, after picking the capital Kiev to host the event. …read more Source:...

    New Ukraine Truce Jeopardized by First Combat Death
    Sep09

    New Ukraine Truce Jeopardized by First Combat Death

    Ukraine on Friday reported its first combat death since a new ceasefire with pro-Russian separatists went into effect on September 1 before the new school year. The announcement delivered a worrying signal that one of the most enduring in a series of truces risked collapsing just as tensions between Moscow and Kiev are scaling new heights. “In...

    “South Stream was stopped by EU, not U.S:” – U.S. official
    Sep09

    “South Stream was stopped by EU, not U.S:” – U.S. official

    The U.S. had no say in the decision on the South Stream gas pipeline, says U.S. Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Mary Warlick.For Serbia – whose only gas supply route runs through Ukraine – connecting to the Bulgarian pipeline is a priority, she also told the Belgrade daily Politika. …read more Source:...

    Bulgaria takes part in meeting on gas interconnectivity in Central and Southeast Europe
    Sep09

    Bulgaria takes part in meeting on gas interconnectivity in Central and Southeast Europe

    A meeting of the High Level Working Group on gas interconnectivity in Central and Southeast Europe took place in Budapest, Hungary. A major accent in the talks was the strengthening of regional cooperation and also the guaranteeing of security and diversification of gas supplies in the electricity sector too. A Declaration was signed for the...

    Ukraine Reports Combat Death Despite Truce
    Sep09

    Ukraine Reports Combat Death Despite Truce

    Ukraine has reported its first combat death since a new cease-fire with Russia-backed separatists went into effect on September 1. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    China to restart production of the world’s biggest airplane
    Sep09

    China to restart production of the world’s biggest airplane

    China has signed an agreement with a Ukrainian firm to restart manufacture of the AN-225, the world’s largest airplane. …read more Source:...

    Russia holds large-scale military drills in Crimea
    Sep09

    Russia holds large-scale military drills in Crimea

    Russia on Friday deployed cruise missiles, multiple rocket launchers, tanks and its latest anti-aircraft system at massive military drills in Crimea. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukraine names Kiev as Eurovision 2017 host city
    Sep09

    Ukraine names Kiev as Eurovision 2017 host city

    Ukraine announces that Kiev will host the Eurovision 2017 song contest after its singer Jamala won this year’s competition. …read more Source: ABC...

    America Wants This Couple to Break Up
    Sep09

    America Wants This Couple to Break Up

    Donald Trump has long shown admiration and respect for Vladimir Putin, saying that the authoritarian Russian president is “doing a great job” in “rebuilding Russia,” and “I think I’d get along very well with Vladimir Putin.” After Putin called Trump a “talented person” last year, he returned the favor: “It is always a great honor to be so...