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    VIDEO: Crimean Tatar deportation anniversary bolstered by Eurovision win
    May18

    VIDEO: Crimean Tatar deportation anniversary bolstered by Eurovision win

    BBC Monitoring looks at how a minority Muslim group being forced into exile in 1944 – resulting in thousands of deaths – has been remembered. …read more Source:...

    Crimean Tatars mark Stalin deportations despite Russia ban
    May18

    Crimean Tatars mark Stalin deportations despite Russia ban

    Defying a Russian ban, hundreds of Crimean Tatars Wednesday commemorated the Stalin-era deportation of their relatives from the Black Sea peninsula 72 years ago. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Considerable decrease in ceasefire violations in Ukraine’s conflict zone
    May18

    Considerable decrease in ceasefire violations in Ukraine’s conflict zone

    Martin Sajdik said: “Since the statement about the full cessation of hostilities was made on 29 April, we have seen at least a considerable decrease in ceasefire violations.” …read more Source:...

    NATO says all should avoid new arms race
    May18

    NATO says all should avoid new arms race

    …read more Source: Capital...

    ‘The Sound of God’: In Iraq, US Airpower Bolsters the Peshmerga’s Fight Against ISIS
    May18

    ‘The Sound of God’: In Iraq, US Airpower Bolsters the Peshmerga’s Fight Against ISIS

    MOSUL FRONT, Iraq—The old peshmerga general smiled at the sound of the U.S. fighter jets. “That’s the sound of God,” he said. Gen. Omar Hama Ali Farag held a pair of binoculars to his eyes, scanning Islamic State positions about a mile away, across the Great Zab River in the direction of Mosul. “There’s two Daesh fighters hiding...

    Navy Releases Full Video Footage Of Russian Fighter Jets Buzzing US Warship In The Baltic
    May18

    Navy Releases Full Video Footage Of Russian Fighter Jets Buzzing US Warship In The Baltic

    The US Navy has released about a dozen videos that show Russian fighter jets and a helicopter “buzzing” a US Navy destroyer in the Baltic Sea.The incidents occurred over a two-day period last month, and were first documented in a series of short clips released on YouTube by the Navy. In the newly released footage, which the Navy made...

    Belarus’ Tsurkin 5th in European Swimming Championships in London
    May18

    Belarus’ Tsurkin 5th in European Swimming Championships in London

    The Belarusian clocked 23.67 seconds in the final. Andriy Govorov of Ukraine claimed gold in 22.92. Silver went to Cseh Laszlo of Hungary (23.31), with Ben Proud of the UK taking bronze in 23.67. …read more Source:...

    Turkey: Deportation of Tatars a dark page in history
    May18

    Turkey: Deportation of Tatars a dark page in history

    Presidential spokesman says 2 years after Russia’s illegal annexation, Turkey continues to stand with Crimean Tatars …read more Source: Anadolu...

    MEPs Review Use of Loans and Corruption in Ukraine
    May18

    MEPs Review Use of Loans and Corruption in Ukraine

    18 de mayo de 2016, 10:07Kiev, May 18 (Prensa Latina) The Committee on Budgetary Control in the European Parliament is investigating the spending of European funds, and how the fight against corruption involving those finances goes. …read more Source: Prensa...

    Iran handball team concedes loss against CSKA Kyiv
    May18

    Iran handball team concedes loss against CSKA Kyiv

    The national Iranian men’s junior handball team loses 28-31 to CSKA Kyiv of Ukraine in a friendly match. …read more Source:...