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    Russia’s Controversial Eurovision Entry Spotlights Disabled
    May17

    Russia’s Controversial Eurovision Entry Spotlights Disabled

    This year’s Eurovision song contest, hosted in Kyiv, saw Portugal crowned the winner. But Russian officials cried foul even before the competition, as Ukraine banned their last-minute entry of contestant Yulia Samoylova, a singer who is disabled and uses a wheelchair. “We were all very much surprised,” says chairwoman of the Moscow...

    Kremlin says Ukraine's accusation of cyber attack 'groundless'
    May17

    Kremlin says Ukraine's accusation of cyber attack 'groundless'

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Ukrainian accusations that Moscow was behind cyber attacks on President Petro Poroshenko’s official website are baseless, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    Kremlin says Ukraine’s accusation of cyber attack ‘groundless’
    May17

    Kremlin says Ukraine’s accusation of cyber attack ‘groundless’

    MOSCOW – Ukrainian accusations that Moscow was behind cyber attacks on President Petro Poroshenko’s official website are baseless, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Wednesday. “The lack of any details confirms the groundlessness of the… …read more Source:...

    In Brussels Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva  demonstrates continuity in relations with EU and NATO
    May17

    In Brussels Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva demonstrates continuity in relations with EU and NATO

    For years it has been a tradition in Bulgarian political practice for any newly appointed foreign minister to pay their first visit abroad to Brussels. Ekaterina Zaharieva did not stray from this practice and on 15 and 16 May met with the President of the European Council Donald Tusk, with the European Commission’s diplomat No. 1 Federica...

    Kremlin says Ukraine's accusation of cyber attack 'groundless'
    May17

    Kremlin says Ukraine's accusation of cyber attack 'groundless'

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Ukrainian accusations that Moscow was behind cyber attacks on President Petro Poroshenko’s official website are baseless, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Wednesday. …read more Source: The...

    Kremlin says Ukraine’s accusation of cyber attack ‘groundless’
    May17

    Kremlin says Ukraine’s accusation of cyber attack ‘groundless’

    MOSCOW – Ukrainian accusations that Moscow was behind cyber attacks on President Petro Poroshenko’s official website are baseless, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Wednesday. “The lack of any details confirms the groundlessness of the… …read more Source:...

    In Brussels Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva  demonstrates continuity in relations with EU and NATO
    May17

    In Brussels Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva demonstrates continuity in relations with EU and NATO

    For years it has been a tradition in Bulgarian political practice for any newly appointed foreign minister to pay their first visit abroad to Brussels. Ekaterina Zaharieva did not stray from this practice and on 15 and 16 May met with the President of the European Council Donald Tusk, with the European Commission’s diplomat No. 1 Federica...

    Ukraine’s presidential office says website attacked by Russia

    “We have been witnessing the Russian response to the president’s decree about closing access to Russian social networks,” President Petro Poroshenko’s deputy administration chief Dmytro Shymkiv said …read more Source: Hindustan...

    Kremlin says Ukraine’s accusation of cyber attack ‘groundless’
    May17

    Kremlin says Ukraine’s accusation of cyber attack ‘groundless’

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Ukrainian accusations that Moscow was behind cyber attacks on President Petro Poroshenko’s official website are baseless, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Wednesday. …read more Source:...

    Secretary General Commends Bulgaria’s Contributions to NATO
    May17

    Secretary General Commends Bulgaria’s Contributions to NATO

    NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg praised Bulgaria’s contributions to NATO in talks with the Deputy Prime Minister for Judicial Reform and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ekaterina Zaharieva, on Tuesday, according to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization’s website. Welcoming Minister Zaharieva to NATO headquarters for the first...