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    Ukraine urged to act against general who threatened to ‘destroy Jews’
    May18

    Ukraine urged to act against general who threatened to ‘destroy Jews’

    Senior Ukrainian Security Service reservist Vovk wrote on Facebook: “I am completely against Jews.” …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    16 Ukrainian tourists injured in accident in Turkey
    May18

    16 Ukrainian tourists injured in accident in Turkey

    Turkey’s state-run news agency says 10 Russian tourists have been injured in a traffic accident in western Turkey. …read more Source: FOX...

    Donbas – beyond the headlines
    May18

    Donbas – beyond the headlines

    The armed conflict in the Eastern Ukraine rolls into its forth year this spring. The Minsk agreements are being called the only solution, though all …read more Source:...

    Bulgaria to continue support for its large community in Ukraine: Rumen Radev
    May18

    Bulgaria to continue support for its large community in Ukraine: Rumen Radev

    “Bulgaria is proud of its large community in Ukraine which has preserved a strong and vital connection with the motherland. We make a lot of efforts to maintain their rights and to support them”, President Rumen Radev said at a working meeting with the MP from the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Anton Kisse. The president thanked Anton Kisse for his...

    Two police hurt in attack on LGBT rally in Ukraine (AFP)
    May18

    Two police hurt in attack on LGBT rally in Ukraine (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Two Ukrainian policemen were hospitalised after they tried to disperse about 30 young men who attacked a rally by gay and transgender rights activists in the eastern city of Kharkiv, law enforcement officials said Thursday. …read more Source: The West...

    Rome Masters: Angelique Kerber crashes out, Garbine Muguruza survives day of shocks
    May18

    Rome Masters: Angelique Kerber crashes out, Garbine Muguruza survives day of shocks

    Garbine Muguruza emerged as a favourite to win the Italian Open after beating Latvia’s Jelena Ostapenko to reach the third round after world number one Angelique Kerber had earlier bowed out to Estonian qualifier Anett Kontaveit. Spaniard Muguruza, the third seed, will need to sharpen up though after enduring a terrible start against 50th...

    Two police hurt in attack on LGBT rally in Ukraine

    Two Ukrainian policemen were hospitalized after they tried to disperse about 30 young men who attacked a rally by gay and transgender rights activists in the eastern city of Kharkiv, law enforcement officials said Thursday. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Russian State-Run Bank Financed Toronto Trump Hotel Through Mystery Buyer: Report
    May18

    Russian State-Run Bank Financed Toronto Trump Hotel Through Mystery Buyer: Report

    Money laundering for politically important projects. A new report in the Wall Street Journal reveals that a Trump-branded hotel in Toronto received an urgently needed cash injection via a deal financed by a Russian state-run bank.According to the Journal, government-owned VEB helped former Trump hotel partner Alexander Shnaider arrange an asset...

    Ukraine bans Russian media outlets, websites
    May18

    Ukraine bans Russian media outlets, websites

    New York, May 17, 2017—Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko should immediately reverse his order obstructing at least 19 Russian media companies, four popular Russian websites, and banning at least 13 journalists from entering the country for a year, the Committee to … …read more Source:...

    Ukraine prankster ‘doesn’t regret’ mooning Eurovision final
    May18

    Ukraine prankster ‘doesn’t regret’ mooning Eurovision final

    UKRAINE: A Ukrainian prankster told a court on Monday (May 15) that he didn’t regret mooning the audience during the live broadcast of the Eurovision Song Contest final in Kiev. …read more Source: The Phuket...