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    Ukraine wins Eurovision 2016: Armenia comes in 7th
    May15

    Ukraine wins Eurovision 2016: Armenia comes in 7th

    Ukraine became the winner of Eurovision Song Contest 2016. …read more Source: Public Radio of...

    Eurovision song contest won by Ukraine with politically charged 1944
    May15

    Eurovision song contest won by Ukraine with politically charged 1944

    Singer-songwriter Jamala beats rivals with ballad about deportation of Crimean Tatars seen as criticism of Russia’s actions in 2014Ukraine has won the 2016 Eurovision song contest with an entry that caused tensions with Russia over its politically charged lyrics.Singer-songwriter Jamala beat her rivals with haunting ballad 1944, which...

    Ukraine wins 2016 Eurovision Song Contest
    May15

    Ukraine wins 2016 Eurovision Song Contest

    STOCKHOLM (AP) — Ukraine wins 2016 Eurovision Song Contest. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine wins Eurovision Song Contest in Stockholm
    May15

    Ukraine wins Eurovision Song Contest in Stockholm

    Jamala took the crown after 26 finalists – 25 Europeans and one Australian – battled it out in the Swedish capital’s Globe Arena. …read more Source: The Local...

    Glitz, Glam, Glory of Eurovision Song Contest Come to US
    May15

    Glitz, Glam, Glory of Eurovision Song Contest Come to US

    U.S. television viewers are finally getting a look at the biggest pop culture event in Europe: the Eurovision song contest, which is being broadcast on the U.S. Logo channel as well as on networks across Europe Saturday. The talent contest known for wild costumes and over-the-top performances drew 200 million viewers for its final round last...

    The Latest: TV chief: Eurovision Song Contest unifies Europe
    May14

    The Latest: TV chief: Eurovision Song Contest unifies Europe

    STOCKHOLM (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest (all times local): 9 p.m. The director of the TV alliance that produces the Eurovision Song Contest says the show’s message of unity is particularly significant at a time when Europe is seeing its internal borders returning. European Broadcasting Union Director-General Ingrid...

    Live: Aussies pin hopes on Dami Im to bag Eurovision 2016 win
    May14

    Live: Aussies pin hopes on Dami Im to bag Eurovision 2016 win

    Will Ukraine finish higher than political foe and hot favourite Russia? Could Czech Republic break the curse of spot number two? And most importantly, can Dami Im bag a landmark win for Australia? Follow live to find out. …read more Source: ABC...

    Pentagon seeks 35 percent budget increase to fight ISIL
    May14

    Pentagon seeks 35 percent budget increase to fight ISIL

    Special to WorldTribune.com Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty The Pentagon on Feb. 2 will provide a preview of its 2017 budget requesting more funds to beef up U.S. forces in Eastern Europe and fight the Islamic State of Iraq and Levant extremist group. Ashton Carter.The Pentagon’s request for the fiscal year beginning Oct. 1 will total...

    A world in need of leadership: Picking up the post-Cyprus geopolitical pieces
    May14

    A world in need of leadership: Picking up the post-Cyprus geopolitical pieces

    Sol W. Sanders It’s early on but some new disturbing geopolitical trends are emerging or being emphasized from the Cyprus financial crisis that go far beyond continuing the very real threat to the Euro and the whole economic structure of the European Union. Offstage, it has exposed the growing deterioration of the Russian regime of Vladimir...

    Foreign Ministry: Al-Zara massacre aimed at foiling efforts to stop bloodshed
    May14

    Foreign Ministry: Al-Zara massacre aimed at foiling efforts to stop bloodshed

    Damascus, SANA – The Foreign and Expatriates Ministry sent on Saturday two identical letters to the UN Secretary General and Head of the Security Council demanding condemnation of the terrorist massacre committed in al-Zara village in southern Hama. After infiltrating the village at dawn on Thursday while its people were sleeping, terrorist...