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    Ukraine investigates 94-year-old Soviet veteran over nationalist’s death in 1952
    May03

    Ukraine investigates 94-year-old Soviet veteran over nationalist’s death in 1952

    Soviet army veteran Boris Steckler faces murder inquiry over his role in death of Ukrainian insurgent and could be jailedUkraine’s prosecutor general has opened a murder investigation against a 94-year-old Red Army veteran over the 1952 killing of a nationalist insurgent.The case comes amid a “decommunisation” campaign by the Ukrainian...

    FIG World Cup 2017 Kicks Off With Record High Participation of 26 Countries
    May03

    FIG World Cup 2017 Kicks Off With Record High Participation of 26 Countries

    Another edition of the 2017 FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup Series was officially unveiled at Sofia’s Arena Armeec Sofia Hall, BNR reported. A total of 51 gymnasts take part in it, 31 of them girls and 20 women. The girl’s ensembles of Bulgaria, Estonia, Azerbaijan, Switzerland, the Czech Republic, Austria, Norway, Turkey, Serbia,...

    Mkhitaryan can make United history in case of scoring against Celta Vigo
    May03

    Mkhitaryan can make United history in case of scoring against Celta Vigo

    PanARMENIAN.Net – Henrikh Mkhitaryan has become the first Manchester United player to score in four successive away games in Europe – at the expense of Zorya Luhansk, Saint-Etienne, Rostov and Anderle …read more Source: Big News...

    American CrossOver aims to hire 150 Egyptian software developers in 2017
    May03

    American CrossOver aims to hire 150 Egyptian software developers in 2017

    Sinan Ata, general manager of CrossOver in Turkey, said that the company is working to hire the best Egyptian developers to prove the company’s confidence in the potential of the Egyptian market in terms of human resources that are considered highly efficient, according to Ata. He noted that Egyptians are not only famous for their ability...

    NUSU FAINALI UEFA… HISTORIA YAIBEBA JUVE KWA MONACO
    May03

    NUSU FAINALI UEFA… HISTORIA YAIBEBA JUVE KWA MONACO

    MONACO, Ufaransa UKIZUBAA tu umeliwa. Nusu fainali ya kwanza ya michuano ya Ligi ya Mabingwa barani Ulaya kati ya miamba miwili ya jiji la Madrid, timu za Atletico na Real Madrid ilitarajiwa kupigwa jana usiku, ili kuianza safari ya kuelekea kwenye hatua ya fainali. Na leo usiku, kivumbi kingine kinatarajiwa kutimka pale katika dimba la Stade...

    Dutch sisters start rehearsals for Eurovision Song Contest
    May03

    Dutch sisters start rehearsals for Eurovision Song Contest

    The three Dutch sisters representing the Netherlands at next week’s Eurovision Song Contest have had their first rehearsal in Kiev… …read more Source:...

    Merkel rebukes Putin on gay rights in frosty Sochi meet
    May03

    Merkel rebukes Putin on gay rights in frosty Sochi meet

    Chancellor Angela Merkel and President Vladimir Putin insisted Tuesday that there was no alternative to a stalled Ukraine peace plan as they struggled to mask deep rifts during a first meeting in Russia since 2015. …read more Source: The Local...

    Trial Of RFE/RL Contributor To Continue In Crimea
    May03

    Trial Of RFE/RL Contributor To Continue In Crimea

    The trial of Mykola Semena, a Crimean journalist who is fighting what he says is a politically motivated separatism charge on the Russian-controlled peninsula, is due to resume on May 3 in the Crimean capital, Simferopol. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Europe media independence faces rising threats: watchdog
    May03

    Europe media independence faces rising threats: watchdog

    Countries with well-funded public service broadcasters experience less rightwing extremism and corruption according to human rights commissioner Nils Muiznieks © AFP/File / Eleftherios ElisSTRASBOURG, France, May 3 – The Council of Europe added its voice Tuesday to global concern over press freedom, saying that European public broadcasters and...

    Merkel and Putin discuss gay rights, Ukraine and Syria
    May03

    Merkel and Putin discuss gay rights, Ukraine and Syria

    Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel has suggested Russian President Vladimir Putin to prevent alleged gay persecution in Chechnya. In a joint press conference on Tuesday, May 2, after holding talks with Putin at the Russian presidential residence in Sochi, Merkel stated she had received “negative reports on the treatment of homosexuals,...