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    Outgoing French President Francois Hollande makes emotional final foreign trip
    May09

    Outgoing French President Francois Hollande makes emotional final foreign trip

    Outgoing French President Francois Hollande made an emotional final foreign trip on Tuesday 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 friendship...

    Ukraine rebels roll out banned tanks on WWII Victory Day
    May09

    Ukraine rebels roll out banned tanks on 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 Tuesday in celebration of the Soviet Union’s defeat of Nazi Germany …read more Source: The Daily...

    Lukashenko comments on migrants in Belarus and Europe
    May09

    Lukashenko comments on migrants in Belarus and Europe

    What is important is the reasons why people come and from where. Ukrainians came to Belarus. They came because we destroyed their homes? No. They came to save their families. They ran from the destruction in eastern Ukraine. They came to us for salvation and we, as human beings, should help them. These are their reasons, Alexander Lukashenko...

    Ukraine rebels roll out banned tanks on WWII Victory Day (AFP)
    May09

    Ukraine rebels roll out banned tanks on WWII Victory Day (AFP)

    Donetsk (Ukraine) (AFP) – 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 victory over Nazi Germany. …read more Source: The West...

    Clashes Break Out Between Immortal Regiment Participants, Radicals in Kiev
    May09

    Clashes Break Out Between Immortal Regiment Participants, Radicals in Kiev

    KIEV (Sputnik) – Several thousand people are taking part in the Immortal Regiment commemorative march in Kiev. Ukrainian radicals have announced their intention to derail the campaign. Several dozen Ukrainian nationalists gathered near memorial and were asked by the participants of the Immortal Regiment march to not disturb the laying of the...

    Ukraine seeking Canada’s help to set up high-level corruption court
    May09

    Ukraine seeking Canada’s help to set up high-level corruption court

    Ukraine is looking for Canada’s backing as the embattled eastern European country establishes a special court to deal with anti-corruption cases. Legislation to set up the separate judicial framework is still making its way through the Ukrainian parliament, but the country’s deputy Speaker Oksana Syroyid said her government needs...

    Putin urges world to fight terror as Russia marks WWII victory
    May09

    Putin urges world to fight terror as Russia marks WWII victory

    MOSCOW: President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday warned Russia could defeat any aggressors but insisted that the world come together to fight “terrorism” as Moscow marked 72 years since victory in World War II. Soldiers and military hardware paraded across Red Square in Moscow as the country held its annual pomp-filled celebration of the...

    Putin urges world to fight terror as Russia marks WWII victory
    May09

    Putin urges world to fight terror as Russia marks WWII victory

    MOSCOW: President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday warned Russia could defeat any aggressors but insisted that the world come together to fight “terrorism” as Moscow marked 72 years since victory in World War II. Soldiers and military hardware paraded across Red Square in Moscow as the country held its annual pomp-filled celebration of the defeat of...

    Latvia in Eurovision action tonight!
    May09

    Latvia in Eurovision action tonight!

    Hold on to your sequinned beanie caps, Eurovision fans, as the annual extravaganza of harmonic overstatement gets under way on the evening of May 9 with Latvia participating in the first semi-final in Kyiv, Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Putin urges world to fight terror as Russia marks WWII victory
    May09

    Putin urges world to fight terror as Russia marks WWII victory

    MOSCOW: President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday warned Russia could defeat any aggressors but insisted that the world come together to fight “terrorism” as Moscow marked 72 years since victory in World War II. Soldiers and military hardware paraded across Red Square in Moscow as the country held its annual pomp-filled celebration of the defeat of...