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    Ukraine stuns Russia to win politically charged Eurovision
    May15

    Ukraine stuns Russia to win politically charged Eurovision

    Ukrainian Jamala won the 61st Eurovision Song Contest, held in the Swedish capital Stockholm. Her song ‘1994′ scored 534 points, closely followed by Australia’s Dami Im with 511 points, the juries’ favorite …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Ukraine hails Sweden Eurovision victory as Russia sulks
    May15

    Ukraine hails Sweden Eurovision victory as Russia sulks

    Jubilant Ukrainian officials erupted in celebration Sunday after Jamala won the Eurovision Song Contest with a powerful tribute to her Tatar people’s deportation from Russian-annexed Crimea in 1944, while Russian officials complained of bias. …read more Source: The Local...

    Crimean Tatars celebrate Eurovision win, Russians cry foul
    May15

    Crimean Tatars celebrate Eurovision win, Russians cry foul

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Crimean Tatars are celebrating Ukrainian singer Jamala’s win at Eurovision with a song that sheds light on their horrific deportations to Central Asia under Soviet dictator Josef Stalin but also hints at their recent treatment under Russian President Vladimir Putin. …read more Source: U.S....

    Ukraine wins Eurovision 2016 with politically-charged song
    May15

    Ukraine wins Eurovision 2016 with politically-charged song

    Ukrainian singer Jamala has won the 2016 Eurovision song contest with a controversial piece about Stalin’s deportation of Crimean Tatars.… …read more Source:...

    Crimean Tatars celebrate Eurovision win, Russians cry foul
    May15

    Crimean Tatars celebrate Eurovision win, Russians cry foul

    Crimean Tatars are celebrating Ukrainian singer Jamala’s win at Eurovision with a song that sheds light on their horrific deportations to Central Asia under Soviet dictator Josef Stalin but also hints at their recent treatment under Russian President Vladimir Putin. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Crimean Tatars celebrate Eurovision win, Russians cry foul
    May15

    Crimean Tatars celebrate Eurovision win, Russians cry foul

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Crimean Tatars are celebrating Ukrainian singer Jamala’s win at Eurovision with a song that sheds light on their horrific… …read more Source:...

    Crimean Tatars celebrate Eurovision win, Russians cry foul
    May15

    Crimean Tatars celebrate Eurovision win, Russians cry foul

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Crimean Tatars are celebrating Ukrainian singer Jamala's win at Eurovision with a song that sheds light on their horrific deportations to Central Asia under Soviet dictator Josef Stalin but also hints at their recent treatment under Russian President Vladimir Putin…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Many Leaders in the Former Soviet Union Like Trump Because He’s One of Them
    May15

    Many Leaders in the Former Soviet Union Like Trump Because He’s One of Them

    Image: Donald Trump. Stock Photo. Pixabay.com A lot of leaders in the West are appalled that Donald Trump, whom they see as a demagogue, bully and know-nothing, has a shot at becoming president of the United States. Many countries in the former Soviet Union are pulling for the presumptive Republican candidate, however. Russian President Vladimir...

    ‘They kill you all’ Russia’s fury as Ukraine takes Eurovision trophy with POLITICAL song
    May15

    ‘They kill you all’ Russia’s fury as Ukraine takes Eurovision trophy with POLITICAL song

    EUROVISION has sparked Russian outrage as Ukraine’s song 1944 is crowned winner of the ‘unpolitical’ song contest. …read more Source:...

    Sore Russian officials bash Ukraine Eurovision win
    May15

    Sore Russian officials bash Ukraine Eurovision win

    MOSCOW – Russian lawmakers on Sunday lashed out at arch-rival Ukraine’s “political” victory in the Eurovision song contest, as one pro-Kremlin paper insisted Moscow’s entrant was robbed. …read more Source: Bangkok...