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    Ukraine raids Kiev offices of Russian state media
    May15

    Ukraine raids Kiev offices of Russian state media

    KIEV: Ukraine’s state security service searched the Kiev offices of Russia’s state-run RIA Novosti news agency and TV channel RT on Tuesday, after detaining one journalist near his home, officials said. “Investigative actions are continuing, there are searches in RIA Novosti and other media structures,” Olena Gitlyanska, a spokeswoman...

    Offices of Russian Media Outlets Raided in Ukrainian Capital
    May15

    Offices of Russian Media Outlets Raided in Ukrainian Capital

    TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Ukrainian security agencies have raided at least two offices of Russian state-owned media outlets in the Ukrainian capital Kiev, media outlets said Tuesday. …read more Source: Tasnim News...

    Vladimir Putin to open controversial bridge connecting Russia to Crimea
    May15

    Vladimir Putin to open controversial bridge connecting Russia to Crimea

    It will be the longest bridge in Europe, taking over the Vasco da Gama Bridge in Lisbon. …read more Source: USA...

    Winner of ‘Ukraine’s Got Talent’ gives Israel a sandy birthday present
    May15

    Winner of ‘Ukraine’s Got Talent’ gives Israel a sandy birthday present

    In honor of Israel’s 70th anniversary, Ukrainian artist Kseniya Simonova gifts the Jewish state with a dramatic 7-minute sand art story to the tune of Ofra Haza’s ‘Jerusalem’ …read more Source: The Times of...

    Russia will soon Open Bridge linking Crimea to Russia
    May15

    Russia will soon Open Bridge linking Crimea to Russia

    AFP, KERCH: Russian President Vladimir Putin is set to unveil Tuesday a highly symbolic bridge linking southern Russia to the Crimea, four years after the peninsula was annexed from Ukraine. The Crimean Bridge, at 19 kilometers will be Europe’s longest, overtaking Lisbon’s Vasco da Gama Bridge. Built at a cost of 228 billion rubles...

    Putin To Open Crimea Mega Bridge Linking Russia
    May15

    Putin To Open Crimea Mega Bridge Linking Russia

    Russian President, Vladimir Putin Alexander ASTAFYEV / SPUTNIK / AFP Russian President Vladimir Putin is set to unveil Tuesday a highly symbolic bridge linking southern Russia to the Crimea, four years after the peninsula was annexed from Ukraine. The Crimean Bridge, at 19 kilometres (nearly 12 miles) will be Europe’s longest, overtaking...

    Ukraine detains local director of Russian state news agency
    May15

    Ukraine detains local director of Russian state news agency

    KIEV – Ukrainian state security agents searched the offices of Russian state news agency RIA Novosti and detained the director of its Kiev office on Tuesday, accusing RIA of being used in an “information war” by Russia against Ukraine. , Relations between Kiev and Moscow nose-dived after Moscow annexed Crimea from Ukraine in 2014 and backed...

    Ukraine raids Kiev offices of Russian state media
    May15

    Ukraine raids Kiev offices of Russian state media

    KIEV: Ukraine’s state security service searched the Kiev offices of Russia’s state-run RIA Novosti news agency and TV channel RT on Tuesday, after detaining one journalist near his home, officials said. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Premier League transfer news: Thibaut Courtois, Toby Alderweireld, Wayne Rooney
    May15

    Premier League transfer news: Thibaut Courtois, Toby Alderweireld, Wayne Rooney

    Description Goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has one year left on his Chelsea contract Credits Geoff Caddick/AFP/Getty Images Alt Text Chelsea transfer news Thibaut Courtois Real Madrid Real Madrid target Chelsea keeper Courtois while Spurs are set for a squad overhaul One-Minute …read more Source: The...

    Putin to open mega bridge linking Crimea to Russia
    May15

    Putin to open mega bridge linking Crimea to Russia

    Russian President Vladimir Putin is set to unveil Tuesday a highly symbolic bridge linking southern Russia to the Crimea, four years after the peninsula was annexed from Ukraine. …read more Source: The Daily...