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    Ukraine’s Eurovision pick highlights Russian oppression
    Feb22

    Ukraine’s Eurovision pick highlights Russian oppression

    A Crimean Tatar singer has been chosen to represent Ukraine with a song about Russia’s deadly deportation of the group. Jamala may face challenges if the song “1994” breaks Eurovision’s rules on political content. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s Eurovision entry is song about Russian repression – video
    Feb22

    Ukraine’s Eurovision entry is song about Russian repression – video

    Ukraine votes for a song about Stalin’s wartime deportation of the Tartars to represent the country at this year’s Eurovision. Dressed in Tatar traditional dress, singer Jamala, who herself belongs to the Muslim Tartar minority of Crimea, sang about her great grandmother who was deported with her children to central Asia. Photograph:...

    Chelsea destroy makeshift Man City to book Everton showdown
    Feb22

    Chelsea destroy makeshift Man City to book Everton showdown

    Description Gary Cahill of Chelsea scores against Manchester City Credits Mike Hewitt/Getty Alt Text Gary Cahill City boss Manuel Pellegrini field five debutants and claims his hand was forced because of Sunday kick off One-Minute Read …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine’s Eurovision pick highlights Russian oppression
    Feb22

    Ukraine’s Eurovision pick highlights Russian oppression

    A Crimean Tatar singer has been chosen to represent Ukraine with a song about Russia’s deadly deportation of the group. Jamala may face challenges if the song “1994” breaks Eurovision’s rules on political content. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    [Ticker] Ukraine chooses Crimean Tatar for Eurovision
    Feb22

    [Ticker] Ukraine chooses Crimean Tatar for Eurovision

    A Crimean Tatar singer will represent Ukraine at the Eurovision song contest in May. Singer Jamala will participate in the contest with a song called 1944, about the deportation of Crimean Tatars to Central Asia by Stalin. Crimea was annexed by Russia in Mars 2014. …read more Source:...

    Firebomb Attacks Target Russian Banks In Ukraine
    Feb22

    Firebomb Attacks Target Russian Banks In Ukraine

    In Ukraine’s western city of Lviv, an office of the Russian Sberbank was torched late on February 21 shortly after would-be arsonists failed to set ablaze another Sberbank office in Lviv. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    France, Germany urge Ukraine to implement reforms
    Feb22

    France, Germany urge Ukraine to implement reforms

    German Foreign Minister and his French counterpart praise the progress already made by the Ukrainian government, but called for more, notably in the fight against corruption …read more Source: World...

    Disclosure of Russia’s Armenian Agents to Become a Bomb by the USA in RA Domestic Policy Firmament
    Feb22

    Disclosure of Russia’s Armenian Agents to Become a Bomb by the USA in RA Domestic Policy Firmament

    Stepan (Styopa) Safaryan, founder and head of the Armenian Institute of International and Security Affairs (AIISA), politician, former MP and head of “Heritage” party parliamentary faction, submitted a “Draft bill on lustration” in 2012. In line with a series of actions, pursuant the draft bill, submitted by S.Safaryan, after possible cooperation...

    Ukraine hopes for Eurovision success with tragic ballad of Russian oppression
    Feb22

    Ukraine hopes for Eurovision success with tragic ballad of Russian oppression

    ‘This song … is precisely what we are all suffering in Ukraine today,’ said one of the judges …read more Source:...

    France, Germany Urge Ukraine To Push Forward On Reforms
    Feb22

    France, Germany Urge Ukraine To Push Forward On Reforms

    The German and French foreign ministers have praised Ukraine for its reforms thus far but is urging Kyiv Ukraine to push for greater progress in battling corruption. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...