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    Ukraine to honor Crimean Tatar Eurovision winner
    May16

    Ukraine to honor Crimean Tatar Eurovision winner

    Jamala tells Kyiv homecoming reception Eurovision win shows there is ‘justice’ …read more Source: World...

    Ukraine wins a ‘politically charged’ Eurovision
    May16

    Ukraine wins a ‘politically charged’ Eurovision

    (ChinaPost.com.tw) – Ukrainian singer Jamala snatched victory from arch-rival Russia to win the Eurovision song contest Saturday, adding a touch of political drama to the annual kitsch extravaganza. …read more Source: The China...

    Ukraine Hails Its Eurovision Winner, Russia Cries Foul
    May16

    Ukraine Hails Its Eurovision Winner, Russia Cries Foul

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko is heaping public praise on Ukrainian singer Jamala, after her surprise win Saturday over a Russian entry in the wildly popular Eurovision song contest. Poroshenko …read more Source: Big News...

    Russians sneer as Ukraine wins Eurovision song contest
    May16

    Russians sneer as Ukraine wins Eurovision song contest

    Russian lawmakers on Sunday lashed out at arch-rival Ukraine’s “political” victory in the Eurovision song contest, as pro-Kremlin media insisted Moscow’s entrant was robbed of victory. Ukrainian performer Jamala won the glitzy contest Saturday with her ballad “1944” about the deportation of the Crimean Tatars by Soviet authorities...

    Russian officials bash Ukraine Eurovision win
    May16

    Russian officials bash Ukraine Eurovision win

    Russian lawmakers on Sunday, May 15, lashed out at arch-rival Ukraine’s “political” victory in the Eurovision song contest, as pro-Kremlin media insisted Moscow’s entrant was robbed. Ukrainian performer Jamala won the glitzy contest Saturday, May 14, with her ballad “1944” about the deportation of the Crimean...

    ‘This song is about our tragedy’: Crimean Tatars celebrate Ukraine’s Eurovision win as Russians cry foul
    May16

    ‘This song is about our tragedy’: Crimean Tatars celebrate Ukraine’s Eurovision win as Russians cry foul

    Many Russians, whose Eurovision Song Contest entry won the popular vote but finished third, said they felt robbed of the win because of political bias …read more Source: Vancouver...

    ‘This song is about our tragedy’: Crimean Tatars celebrate Ukraine’s Eurovision win as Russians cry foul
    May16

    ‘This song is about our tragedy’: Crimean Tatars celebrate Ukraine’s Eurovision win as Russians cry foul

    KYIV, Ukraine — Crimean Tatars on Sunday celebrated Ukrainian singer Jamala’s win at Eurovision with a song that sheds light on their horrific deportations to Central Asia under Soviet dictator Josef Stalin but also hints at their recent treatment under Russian President Vladimir Putin. Many Russians, whose Eurovision Song Contest entry won...

    Ex-Australia PM aims Eurovision barb
    May16

    Ex-Australia PM aims Eurovision barb

    Ousted Australian prime minister Tony Abbott uses Ukraine’s Eurovision victory to take an apparent swipe at Russia. …read more Source:...

    Russia spits the dummy over Ukraine’s Eurovision win
    May16

    Russia spits the dummy over Ukraine’s Eurovision win

    While Ukrainians basked in their Eurovision win yesterday, Russian officials and Kremlin-friendly media offered up a string of conspiracy theories to explain the win of Crimean Tatar singer Jamala, whose song 1944 was largely seen… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russia: Ukraine’s Eurovision win ‘political’
    May16

    Russia: Ukraine’s Eurovision win ‘political’

    A Russian senator has said that a Ukrainian singer’s victory in the Eurovision Song Contest was a case of politics prevailing over art, and has suggested Russia skip next year’s contest in response, Russian state media reports.Sponsored:Drivers With No Tickets In 3 Years Read This Do NOT pay your next car insurance bill until you try...