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    Ukraine’s Eurovision Win Puts Politics Over People, Says Russia
    May16

    Ukraine’s Eurovision Win Puts Politics Over People, Says Russia

    The Russian entry was largely favored to win, snagging the popular vote, but the jury selected Ukraine’s politically-inspired song as the winner. …read more Source:...

    MH17: The satellite images Russia doesn’t want us to see
    May16

    MH17: The satellite images Russia doesn’t want us to see

    Damning new satellite images have been released which appear to confirm the exact time and location of the air defence system used in the downing of flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine.The images, released by global intelligence agency… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    In pictures: Crimean Tatar singer welcomed in Kyiv after Eurovision victory
    May16

    In pictures: Crimean Tatar singer welcomed in Kyiv after Eurovision victory

    See how Crimean Tatar singer Jamala was welcomed in Kyiv on May 15 after her song on Soviet repressions against her people brought her victory in the Eurovision pop song contest. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    European Round-up: From Zlatan and Pep’s fitting farewell to Leicester and Higuain make history and more
    May16

    European Round-up: From Zlatan and Pep’s fitting farewell to Leicester and Higuain make history and more

    An enthralling 2015-16 season of football nears it’s end. With all the major leagues concluded, people anxiously wait for the UEFA Champions League and Europa League finals. Meanwhile, Luis Suarez bagged a hat-trick to lead Barcelona to a 3-0 La Liga win at Granada that allowed the Catalans to retain their league title. Manchester City...

    Ukraine wins Eurovision Song Contest, Serbia finishes 17th
    May16

    Ukraine wins Eurovision Song Contest, Serbia finishes 17th

    Ukraine won the 61st Eurovision Song Contest at the Stockholm Globe Arena on Saturday, with Serbia finishing 17th.Serbia received 35 points from the juries of seven countries – including eight from Bosnia-Herzegovina, more than from any of the 42 countries taking part in the vote – and then won 80 points in the televote, taking the...

    Ukraine’s Jamala wins Eurovision 2016
    May16

    Ukraine’s Jamala wins Eurovision 2016

    The country scored 534 points with its song 1944. Australia finished second with 511 points, while Russia was third with 491 points. …read more Source:...

    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...