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    Ukraine cannot expect help from unreliable US
    May30

    Ukraine cannot expect help from unreliable US

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    Tragic fire at care home in Ukraine
    May30

    Tragic fire at care home in Ukraine

    A tragic fire has occurred in the village of Litochky, Ukraine, at an old people’s home taking the lives of 17 people. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    17 die in blaze at home for elderly
    May30

    17 die in blaze at home for elderly

    SEVENTEEN people died when a makeshift home for the elderly near the Ukrainian capital Kiev caught fire in the early hours of yesterday. The fire tore through the two-storey shelter in the village of Litochky, located about 50km north of Kiev. Ukraine’s state emergencies service said 35 people were at the home when the fire broke out....

    Germany slump to 3-1 home defeat against Slovakia
    May30

    Germany slump to 3-1 home defeat against Slovakia

    Slovakia’s Jan Durica (left) and Germany’s Leroy Sane challenge for the ball during a friendly football match between Germany and Slovakia in Augsburg, Germany, on Sunday, May 29, 2016. Photo: AP AUGSBURG: Germany’s European Championship preparations had a setback Sunday in a 3-1 thunderstorm-interrupted defeat to Slovakia....

    17 die in fire at home for elderly in Ukraine
    May30

    17 die in fire at home for elderly in Ukraine

    MOSCOW –– At least 17 people were killed when a fire broke out at a privately run home for the elderly outside the Ukrainian capital Kiev, authorities said Sunday. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Jean-Claude Juncker’s planned Russia trip raises red flags
    May30

    Jean-Claude Juncker’s planned Russia trip raises red flags

    European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker faces growing resistance from the U.S., some European countries — and even among his own staff — to a trip to Russia next month. Their fear, according to diplomatic sources, is that Juncker’s visit would strengthen Russian President Vladimir Putin’s position right before a crucial...

    Ukraine blaze kills 17 in elderly care home
    May30

    Ukraine blaze kills 17 in elderly care home

    Eighteen people have been rescued and five of them have been hospitalised.Freed by Russia, Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ may prove thorn in own leaders’ sideVietnam summons Ukrainian ambassador over Odessa raid of ethnic Vietnamese …read more Source: Thanh Nien...

    In search of Europe’s confidence lost
    May30

    In search of Europe’s confidence lost

    BERLIN – Europe’s existential struggles in recent years over everything from the euro to refugees and Brexit has left little room in the public debate for discussion of the EU’s place in the world. The Union’s ambitions for deeper collaboration on foreign policy and security remain controversial in many member states. More...

    Tennis: Djokovic on verge of $100 million breakthrough
    May30

    Tennis: Djokovic on verge of $100 million breakthrough

    PARIS (AFP) – World number one Novak Djokovic is poised to become the first man to win $100 million in prize money on Monday when he targets a place in the French Open quarter-finals for the 10th time.Djokovic, chasing a first Roland Garros title to complete a career Grand Slam, tackles Spains 14th seed Roberto Bautista Agut.The top seeded...

    Football: Slovakia stun green Germany in storm-hit friendly
    May30

    Football: Slovakia stun green Germany in storm-hit friendly

    BERLIN (AFP) – An inexperienced Germany team suffered a self-confidence sapping 3-1 defeat to Slovakia in Sundays storm-affected friendly ahead of Euro 2016 as the world champions looked out of sorts. Slovakia, who will make their European championships debut in Group B alongside Wales, England and Russia next month, deserved their win in...