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    Ukraine’s Eurovision song mourns Moscow purge of Crimean Tatars
    Feb22

    Ukraine’s Eurovision song mourns Moscow purge of Crimean Tatars

    A Crimean Tatar who sings about Joseph Stalin’s deportation of hundreds of thousands of people from her Black Sea homeland will represent Ukraine at the Eurovision song contest, two years after Russia annexed the territory. …read more Source: Channel...

    Usackas: Ukraine under double magnifying glass
    Feb22

    Usackas: Ukraine under double magnifying glass

    The European Union’s Ambassador to Russia Vygaudas Usackas says that Ukraine’s procrastination of reforms may affect the EU decisions on extension of sanctions for Russia, informs LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Ukraine's Eurovision song mourns Moscow purge of Crimean Tatars
    Feb22

    Ukraine's Eurovision song mourns Moscow purge of Crimean Tatars

    KIEV (Reuters) – A Crimean Tatar who sings about Joseph Stalin’s deportation of hundreds of thousands of people from her Black Sea homeland will represent Ukraine at the Eurovision song contest, two years after Russia annexed the territory. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine’s Eurovision song mourns Moscow purge of Crimean Tatars
    Feb22

    Ukraine’s Eurovision song mourns Moscow purge of Crimean Tatars

    By Matthias Williams KIEV (Reuters) – A Crimean Tatar who sings about Joseph Stalin’s deportation of hundreds of thousands of people from… …read more Source:...

    Russia wants to fly over US with advanced digital camera
    Feb22

    Russia wants to fly over US with advanced digital camera

    FILE – Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks during his annual end of year news conference in Moscow, Russia, on Thursday, December 17, 2015. Photo: AP WASHINGTON: Russia will ask permission on Monday to start flying surveillance planes equipped with high-powered digital cameras amid warnings from US intelligence and military officials that...

    Belarusians Who Died For Ukraine Awarded In Kyiv
    Feb22

    Belarusians Who Died For Ukraine Awarded In Kyiv

    Mikhail Zhyzneuski and Ales Charkashyn have been honoured with an award The Hero-Inhabitant of Kyiv posthumously. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine takes aim at Putin with ultra-political Eurovision song against Russian oppression
    Feb22

    Ukraine takes aim at Putin with ultra-political Eurovision song against Russian oppression

    A UKRAINE pop star will use the annual Eurovision song contest to protest against Putin’s oppression after picking a tragic anti-Russian ballad to represent the country. …read more Source:...

    FA Cup: Chelsea crush weakened City, Spurs knocked out
    Feb22

    FA Cup: Chelsea crush weakened City, Spurs knocked out

    "We were forced to select that team," he told the BBC. "We knew it was a difficult chance to carry on in the FA Cup. We cannot do anything more." Chelsea exploited Manchester City’s decision to field a weakened team by romping to a 5-1 win in the FA Cup fifth round on Sunday as they joined London rivals West Ham United...

    Fighting In Ukraine Picks Up Sharply
    Feb22

    Fighting In Ukraine Picks Up Sharply

    Though overshadowed by the war in Syria, fighting in eastern Ukraine has picked up sharply in recent weeks, residents along the front line, commanders and European monitors say. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Ukraine’s Maidan Massacre: Two Years On A Survivor Remembers
    Feb22

    Ukraine’s Maidan Massacre: Two Years On A Survivor Remembers

    For more than two months, Ivan Rapovyi’s wife forbade him to go to Maidan, the Kiev square protesters called their “island of freedom” as they sought to rid Ukraine of Russian-backed president Viktor Yanukovich and his allies. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...