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    Prominent Ukrainian rabbi inaugurates prayer for Trump’s success
    May11

    Prominent Ukrainian rabbi inaugurates prayer for Trump’s success

    The prayer was announced on the website of the Kiev Brodsky Synagogue. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Inaction in U.S. and Ukraine keeping Manafort cases in limbo: prosecutor
    May11

    Inaction in U.S. and Ukraine keeping Manafort cases in limbo: prosecutor

    22 min 44 sec agoKIEV – Legal red tape in Ukraine and a lack of help from the United States have left …read more Source:...

    Inaction in U.S. and Ukraine keeping Manafort cases in limbo: prosecutor
    May11

    Inaction in U.S. and Ukraine keeping Manafort cases in limbo: prosecutor

    KIEV (Reuters) – Legal red tape in Ukraine and a lack of help from the United States have left Ukraine’s investigations of former Donald Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort in legal limbo, senior prosecutor Serhii Horbatiuk told Reuters on Friday. …read more Source:...

    Gina Haspel, Trump CIA nominee, ‘shrouded in scandal,’ says Russian press
    May11

    Gina Haspel, Trump CIA nominee, ‘shrouded in scandal,’ says Russian press

    As Gina Haspel, President Trump’s nominee to head the CIA, testified at the Senate hearing this week, media from around the world — especially from India, Russia and Ukraine — weighed in with their concerns. On Wednesday, the controversial but widely respected long-time veteran of the CIA’s clandestine service batted …...

    How Armenia lost its Eurovision mojo – or the fickle appeal of singing in your own language
    May11

    How Armenia lost its Eurovision mojo – or the fickle appeal of singing in your own language

    Nearly 20 years ago, a rule change allowed countries to compete in English. But this year has seen a huge rise in countries singing in their native tongue. Don’t get me wrong, Armenia is great at a lot of things. Playing chess. Producing superstar business dynasties. Stuffing vine leaves. Squeezing pomegranates. All the skills. But nowhere...

    Attack On LGBTI Event In Kyiv Highlights Police Inaction, Says Watchdog
    May11

    Attack On LGBTI Event In Kyiv Highlights Police Inaction, Says Watchdog

    Members of a far-right Ukrainian group disrupted an LGBTI event in Kyiv on May 10 without Ukrainian police intervening to stop their actions, Amnesty International said in a May 11 statement. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Could America Pull Troops Out of South Korea If It Wanted?
    May11

    Could America Pull Troops Out of South Korea If It Wanted?

    Ramon Marks Security, Asia The implications could be catastrophic. Today the world waits to see whether toughened sanctions, hard nose diplomacy, and even exchanges of nuclear ‘red button’ threats have worked to persuade Kim Jong-Un to give up his nuclear arsenal. At the very least, these Administration initiatives appear to have played a...

    Leto, directed by an outspoken Putin critic, is a tribute to the Soviet underground rock scene
    May11

    Leto, directed by an outspoken Putin critic, is a tribute to the Soviet underground rock scene

    Kirill Serebrennikov is under house arrest while his punk movie musical premieres at Cannes. Kirill Serebrennikov’s punk movie-musical Leto is at Cannes, but its director isn’t. He’s under house arrest after his nonprofit was raided last summer by Russian law enforcement, allegedly because Serebrennikov is under suspicion of...

    Ukrainian conflict high on agenda as Pahor visits Kyiv
    May11

    Ukrainian conflict high on agenda as Pahor visits Kyiv

    President Borut Pahor and his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko called for seizing opportunities for peaceful resolution of the conflict in the eastern part of Ukraine as the Slovenian president paid an official visit to the country on Friday. …read more Source:...

    Champions League fans offered free rooms
    May11

    Champions League fans offered free rooms

    Sky-high hotel prices in Kiev for the Champions League final have led to residents offering free rooms. …read more Source:...