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    Ukraine will present its achievements at EXPO-2017
    May10

    Ukraine will present its achievements at EXPO-2017

    Ukraine will present the best achievements in the field of energy efficiency at the EXPO in Astana. …read more Source: Kazakh...

    US increasingly convinced that Russia hacked French election: sources
    May10

    US increasingly convinced that Russia hacked French election: sources

    Hackers with connections to the Russian government played a role in an effort to damage centrist French politician Emmanuel Macron’s presidential campaign by hacking and leaking emails and documents ahead of the election, according to two US intelligence officials. Separately, Admiral Mike Rogers, the director of the US National Security...

    Limited Victory Day Celebrations in Ukraine Shaded by Clashes With Radicals
    May10

    Limited Victory Day Celebrations in Ukraine Shaded by Clashes With Radicals

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The scope of official celebrations of the Victory Day was rather limited this year, almost restricting to the country’s President Petro Poroshenko laying flowers at the Grave of an Unknown Soldier in the Park of Eternal Glory in the Ukrainian capital. ‘Immortal regiment’ in Kiev The “Immortal Regiment” march, a...

    In Russia, It’s the Realists vs. the Ethno-Nationalists
    May10

    In Russia, It’s the Realists vs. the Ethno-Nationalists

    Editor’s note: This piece was originally published in Russia in Vzglyad on January 13. It was translated by Paul Grenier under the aegis of the Simone Weil Center for Political Philosophy dialogue project. Dmitry Drobnitsky, in his article “The foreign policy objectives of the party of internal development,” raises a question about the sort...

    Official: Trump may meet top Russian diplomat in White House
    May10

    Official: Trump may meet top Russian diplomat in White House

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump could meet with Vladimir Putin’s top diplomat at the White House on Wednesday, a U.S. official and a person with knowledge of the plans said, describing what would be the highest level, face-to-face contact with Russia of the American leader’s young presidency. It would also signal that the two...

    Ukraine rebels roll out banned tanks
    May10

    Ukraine rebels roll out banned tanks

    WWII Victory Day More than 10,000 people waving Russian flags and carrying portraits of Stalin watched tanks roll through Ukraine’s de facto rebel capital Donetsk on Tuesday in celebration of the Soviet Union’s defeat of Nazi Germany. The display of military might used by the Moscow-backed insurgents in their three-year conflict...

    Hollande makes emotional final foreign stop in Berlin
    May10

    Hollande makes emotional final foreign stop in Berlin

    BERLIN: Outgoing French President Francois Hollande made an emotional final foreign trip on Monday to Berlin, ahead of the transfer of power to his successor Emmanuel Macron next week. Chancellor Angela Merkel greeted him warmly at the entrance of the Chancellery before a one-on-one conversation and dinner in the city, sealing an unlikely...

    Tillerson, Lavrov to meet to discuss Syria, Ukraine
    May10

    Tillerson, Lavrov to meet to discuss Syria, Ukraine

    It’s the pair’s second meeting in about three months. …read more Source: ABC...

    Azerbaijan’s Dihaj into Eurovision grand final
    May10

    Azerbaijan’s Dihaj into Eurovision grand final

    Azerbaijan’s Dihaj is among first ten qualifiers for the Grand Final of the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest. In total 18 countries competed for 10 places in the Grand Final. The spectacular show was broadcast live from the International Exhibition Centre in Kyiv …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Eurovision 2017: Armenia makes it to the Grand Final
    May10

    Eurovision 2017: Armenia makes it to the Grand Final

    Armenia makes it to the Grand Final of 2017 Eurovision Song Contest. Artsvik represents the country with the song “Fly With Me.” Tonight the first Semi-Final of the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest was held in Kyiv, Ukraine. In total 18 countries competed for 10 places in the Grand Final. The ten qualifiers were (in the order they were announced):...