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    Russia and Ukraine set to battle it out on stage at Eurovision
    May14

    Russia and Ukraine set to battle it out on stage at Eurovision

    By Daniel Dickson and Martin Lindstam STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Politics could take center stage at the usually kitsch Eurovision Song Contest… …read more Source:...

    Another Syria peace push, but has US put too much faith in Russia?
    May14

    Another Syria peace push, but has US put too much faith in Russia?

    First a ceasefire in Syria, then aid and then — who knows — perhaps a political transition? Don’t bet on it, analysts warn, saying Washington has put too much faith in Moscow. Efforts to end Syria’s brutal five-year civil war may hang by a thread, but Washington’s top diplomat will once again throw himself into the fray....

    Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Saturday 14 May 2016
    May14

    Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Saturday 14 May 2016

    Sadiq Khan: Labour must unite and return to Blair’s strategy Sadiq Khan says Labour must unite and develop “the habit of winning elections”, urging the party to return to the strategy followed by John Smith and Tony Blair. Speaking to The Guardian he said: “We need to understand that Cameron’s government is as bad as John...

    Kiev, Ankara discussed possibility of Ukraine joining the Southern Gas Corridor project
    May14

    Kiev, Ankara discussed possibility of Ukraine joining the Southern Gas Corridor project

    Kiev and Ankara discussed the possibility of Ukraine joining the Southern Gas Corridor project, project, aimed to bring gas from the Caspian Sea to Europe, Ukrainian Vice Prime Minister Hennadii Zubko said. …read more Source:...

    Who Are the Crimean Tatars?
    May14

    Who Are the Crimean Tatars?

    The Tatar people have lived in settlements all across Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union since the Middle Ages. The Tatars traditionally espouse the Sunni branch of Islam and have historically enjoyed a close relationship with Turkey and other Muslim peoples in the nearby Balkans, Caucasus and Central Asia. The Tatar language is also part...

    Ukraine and Turkey agreed to develop three models of aircraft
    May14

    Ukraine and Turkey agreed to develop three models of aircraft

    The agreement has been reached. …read more Source: News.Az

    Obama denounces Russia’s ‘aggressive’ military stance in Europe
    May14

    Obama denounces Russia’s ‘aggressive’ military stance in Europe

    WASHINGTON (AFP) – US President Barack Obama warned Russia about its military build-up in northern Europe Friday as he hosted leaders from five Nordic countries at the White House.We are united in our concern about Russias growing, aggressive military presence and posture in the Baltic-Nordic region, Obama said at the end of the meeting.As...

    Couple who lost three children in MH17 crash welcomes a baby girl
    May14

    Couple who lost three children in MH17 crash welcomes a baby girl

    Perth: An Australian couple whose three children were killed in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over Ukraine two years ago has welcomed a new baby, saying the birth has given them faith that… …read more Source: India...

    US, Russia step up war of words over missile shield
    May14

    US, Russia step up war of words over missile shield

    REDZIKOWO, Poland: The United States and Russia on Friday accused each other of mounting an aggressive military presence in northern Europe, with Moscow vowing to “end threats” posed by a US missile shield near its border. The stepped-up war of words came as Poland on Friday broke ground on the northern section of a US missile defence shield...

    Obama denounces Russia’s ‘aggressive’ military stance in Europe
    May14

    Obama denounces Russia’s ‘aggressive’ military stance in Europe

    WASHINGTON: US President Barack Obama warned Russia about its military build-up in northern Europe Friday as he hosted leaders from five Nordic countries at the White House. “We are united in our concern about Russia’s growing, aggressive military presence and posture in the Baltic-Nordic region,” Obama said at the end of the meeting. As...