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    Ukraine blasts journalists accredited with rebels
    May14

    Ukraine blasts journalists accredited with rebels

    Pro-Kiev hackers have released details of thousands of journalists who reported from war-torn territory controlled by Russian-backed separatists …read more Source: World...

    Obama toasts Nordic nations after Russia-focused summit
    May14

    Obama toasts Nordic nations after Russia-focused summit

    President Barack Obama toasted Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Norway and Iceland at a star-studded state dinner on Friday, lauding the nations for their global influence on civil rights, humanitarian issues and curbing climate change. The red carpet glamor followed a White House summit where Obama and the leaders of the five nations presented a united...

    Free Media Awards to go to journalists from Azerbaijan, Russia and Ukraine
    May14

    Free Media Awards to go to journalists from Azerbaijan, Russia and Ukraine

    In 2016, the Free Media Awards presented by the Fritt Ord Foundation in Oslo and the ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius in Hamburg will go to three journalists and media in Azerbaijan, Russia and Ukraine. The independent jury has considered 40 nominations submitted by NGOs, human rights organisations and other experts. The 2016 Free Media...

    Editors quit Russian media group after Putin family reports
    May14

    Editors quit Russian media group after Putin family reports

    MOSCOW: Three top editors at a top Russian media group which has reported on the business interests of President Vladimir Putin’s family quit Friday, in the latest blow to the country’s beleaguered media industry. The RBC group’s daily newspaper recently published a number of high-profile investigations including about the...

    US, Russia step up war of words
    May14

    US, Russia step up war of words

    REDZIKOWO, Poland: The United States and Russia on Friday (Saturday in Manila) accused each other of mounting an aggressive military presence in northern Europe, with Moscow vowing to “end threats” posed by a US missile shield near its border. The stepped-up war of words came as Poland on Friday broke ground on the northern section of a US...

    Obama denounces Russia’s ‘aggressive’ military stance in Europe
    May14

    Obama denounces Russia’s ‘aggressive’ military stance in Europe

    WASHINGTON: US President Barack Obama (pix) warned Russia about its military build-up in northern Europe Friday as he hosted leaders from five Nordic countries at the White House. “We are united in our concern about Russia’s growing, aggressive military presence and posture in the Baltic-Nordic region,” Obama said at the end of...

    Azerbaijanis Broke into the Ring and Tried to Get Revenge on the Artsakhi Athlete
    May14

    Azerbaijanis Broke into the Ring and Tried to Get Revenge on the Artsakhi Athlete

    A major clash was recorded between the representatives of Armenia and Azerbaijan during a match at the Open European Kungfu Championship being held in Lviv, Ukraine. Ashot Harutyunyan defeated the Azerbaijani athlete, Ermenihaber.am Armenian news agency reported. Toward the end of this match, during which Davit Petrosyan—who hails originally from...

    Obama toasts Nordic nations after Russia-focused summit
    May14

    Obama toasts Nordic nations after Russia-focused summit

    The White House is seen with the Washington Monument (L) behind it and the Jefferson Memorial (R) in Washington, May 1, 2011. REUTERS WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama toasted Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Norway and Iceland at a star-studded state dinner on Friday, lauding the nations for their global influence on civil rights, humanitarian issues...

    Bulgaria to Make Its Second Appearance at Eurovision Final on Saturday
    May14

    Bulgaria to Make Its Second Appearance at Eurovision Final on Saturday

    Bulgarian singer Poli Genova will perform her song “If Love Was a Crime” at the final of this year’s edition of the Eurovision Song Contest which will take place in Stockholm on Saturday evening. Thanks to Genova, who also represented the country in 2011, Bulgaria will make its second appearance at an Eurovision final. Since its debut...

    Biden tells Ukraine U.S. ready to OK loan guarantee: White House
    May14

    Biden tells Ukraine U.S. ready to OK loan guarantee: White House

    …read more Source: Today.Az