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    Armed man ‘sexually harassed’ female monitor in rebel Ukraine: OSCE (AFP)
    May07

    Armed man ‘sexually harassed’ female monitor in rebel Ukraine: OSCE (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – A female member of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe mission monitoring the conflict in eastern Ukraine was “sexually harassed” by an armed man in rebel territory, the group confirmed Sunday. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine ‘Celebrates Diversity’ With Eurovision, But Critics Complain It’s All ‘A Show’
    May07

    Ukraine ‘Celebrates Diversity’ With Eurovision, But Critics Complain It’s All ‘A Show’

    As Kyiv prepares to host more than 20,000 visitors expected to arrive for the annual Eurovision Song Contest, the city is in overdrive to conceal the scars of its past and put on its best face in an attempt to show the West that Ukraine has overcome political upheaval, endured a bloody war, and become more European in recent years. …read...

    Ukraine ‘Celebrates Diversity’ With Eurovision, But Critics Complain It’s All ‘A Show’
    May07

    Ukraine ‘Celebrates Diversity’ With Eurovision, But Critics Complain It’s All ‘A Show’

    As Kyiv prepares to host more than 20,000 visitors expected to arrive for the annual Eurovision Song Contest, the city is in overdrive to conceal the scars of its past and put on its best face in an attempt to show the West that Ukraine has overcome political upheaval, endured a bloody war, and become more European in recent years. …read...

    Bulgarian Rhythmic Gymnastics Group Team Wins All-Around in Sofia
    May07

    Bulgarian Rhythmic Gymnastics Group Team Wins All-Around in Sofia

    The Bulgarian rhythmic gymnastics group team led by Coach Vesela Todorova won the gold in the all-around from the World Cup in Sofia’s Arena Armeec, BNR reported. Simona Daynkova, Madlen Radukanova, Elena Bineva, Teodora Alexandrova and Laura Traats scored the total of 36.550 points from the five hoops and the three balls & ropes...

    Hollywood actor Steven Seagal banned from Ukraine (photos-video)
    May07

    Hollywood actor Steven Seagal banned from Ukraine (photos-video)

    Action movie legend Steven Seagal has been barred from Ukraine and marked a “threat to national security” over his cosy friendship with Vladimir Putin. The Hollywood veteran, banned by Ukranian’s security service, the SBU, is the second of Putin’s celebrity friends to be blacklisted by the former Soviet state – following French actor...

    We Hear You: ‘I Never Knew the Wall Made That Much Difference’
    May07

    We Hear You: ‘I Never Knew the Wall Made That Much Difference’

    Editor’s note: We got some great feedback about our video report on the effects of the border wall built near San Diego, and this week’s mailbag leads off with your comments.—Ken McIntyre Dear Daily Signal: Kelsey Harkness did a really good job covering the border wall in San Diego (“Underreported: How Building a Border Wall Changed...

    Steven Seagal is a threat to national security: Ukraine
    May07

    Steven Seagal is a threat to national security: Ukraine

    …read more Source: New York...

    France’s Future Course Hangs In Balance Of Presidential Election
    May07

    France’s Future Course Hangs In Balance Of Presidential Election

    Polls have opened in France’s May 7 presidential election runoff that could determine whether their country embraces its status as a leading member of the European Union or sets it on the path to a “Frexit.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kiev’s Battle of the Rainbow: Gays, Thugs, and a Soviet Monument
    May07

    Kiev’s Battle of the Rainbow: Gays, Thugs, and a Soviet Monument

    KIEV—A giant banner unfurled over Kiev’s central Maidan Square last week: an enormous broken chain stretched from black smoke, symbolizing the revolution that took place in this very place three years ago, and stretching, through broken links, to a gap to the blue sky: Ukraine’s happy future with Europe. at The Daily Beast....

    Trump to Germany: Pay Up!
    May07

    Trump to Germany: Pay Up!

    By Jean-Francois BoittinThe U.S. President reflects on why Germans must be made to pay for all the wrongs they inflicted on the United States.I extended a very warm welcome to Chancellor Merkel in the White House. And how does she respond? She invites Ivanka to Berlin, and manages to have my daughter booed at and hissed at during the meeting....