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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Ukraine Rejects Eurovision Call To Allow Russian Entry
    Apr01

    Ukraine Rejects Eurovision Call To Allow Russian Entry

    Ukraine has strongly rejected calls from the organizers of the Eurovision Song Contest for Kyiv to lift an entry ban on Russia’s entry in this year’s competition. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    To curb political violence in its name, Islam needs to be independent of political power, not reformed even further
    Apr01

    To curb political violence in its name, Islam needs to be independent of political power, not reformed even further

    When it comes to finding a solution to the current political violence in the name of Islam, the most common prognosis is that Islam needs reform to make it politically civil and compatible with liberal political principles. Such an assessment is puzzling, because reforms of Islam under the influence of the liberal West actually happened almost...

    Pop battle
    Apr01

    Pop battle

    Eurovision is meant to foster unity but 2017 seems to be all about Ukraine’s conflict with Russia. …read more Source:...

    Eurovision threatens to ban Ukraine in row over Russian singer
    Apr01

    Eurovision threatens to ban Ukraine in row over Russian singer

    …read more Source: The...

    Russia Accuses NATO Of ‘Slander’ As U.S. Denounces ‘Russian Aggression’
    Apr01

    Russia Accuses NATO Of ‘Slander’ As U.S. Denounces ‘Russian Aggression’

    Russia has accused the United States and its allies of “slander” as the U.S. top diplomat and Pentagon chief denounced Russia’s actions in Ukraine and elsewhere. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Baltic PMs going to Ukraine next week  – The Baltic Times
    Apr01

    Baltic PMs going to Ukraine next week – The Baltic Times

    VILNIUS – The prime ministers of the three Baltic states are going to Ukraine next week to meet with the country’s top-ranking officia…… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    China is about to launch its first home-built aircraft carrier
    Apr01

    China is about to launch its first home-built aircraft carrier

    China’s defence ministry has confirmed that the country’s first locally built aircraft carrier has entered its final stage of construction before the hull is launched, which media reports suggest could be as early as April 23, the founding anniversary of the navy. “China’s first home-built aircraft carrier is now being fitted...

    In Putin’s Russia, 1917 is Taboo
    Apr01

    In Putin’s Russia, 1917 is Taboo

    Just over 100 years ago, Russian Emperor Nicholas II abdicated his throne and his vast empire ceased to exist, setting off decades of world-shaking change. Yet this year, not a single Russian television station marked the anniversary. The decision to ignore the centennial arose from a meeting at the Kremlin last year, in which Russian President...

    UN chief Guterres welcomes announcement of adherence to ceasefire in eastern Ukraine
    Apr01

    UN chief Guterres welcomes announcement of adherence to ceasefire in eastern Ukraine

    …read more Source: AKIpress News Agency

    Azerbaijan may boycott Eurovision in Kyiv
    Apr01

    Azerbaijan may boycott Eurovision in Kyiv

    Participation of Russian singer Julia Samoilova in “Eurovision” in Kiev is impossible even with the threat of a boycott of the contest. …read more Source:...