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    Trump and Russia: Who are the people in the spotlight?
    May09

    Trump and Russia: Who are the people in the spotlight?

    Credits Savo Prelevic/AFP/Getty Images Alt Text Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin Investigations into alleged links between the US President and Moscow continue to dog the White House In Depth Tuesday, May 9, 2017 …read more Source: The...

    Eurovision contestants practice; big week for song contest
    May09

    Eurovision contestants practice; big week for song contest

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Contestants for this year’s Eurovision contest are holding practices in the Ukrainian capital.Rehearsals have been underway in Kiev since April 30 for the annual song competition that pits performers from across the… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    On Russia’s Victory Day, Putin Calls For International Unity
    May09

    On Russia’s Victory Day, Putin Calls For International Unity

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday told the annual Victory Day parade on Red Square that the horrors of World War II demonstrate the necessity of countries working together to prevent war. Russia celebrates the 1945 defeat of Nazi Germany every May 9 to honor those who fought and died for their country. “This monstrous...

    On Russia’s Victory Day, Putin Calls For International Unity
    May09

    On Russia’s Victory Day, Putin Calls For International Unity

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday told the annual Victory Day parade on Red Square that the horrors of World War II demonstrate the necessity of countries working together to prevent war. Russia celebrates the 1945 defeat of Nazi Germany every May 9 to honor those who fought and died for their country. “This monstrous...

    Albania’s Lindita Halimi to perform “World” at Eurovision Song Contest 2017
    May09

    Albania’s Lindita Halimi to perform “World” at Eurovision Song Contest 2017

    TIRANA, May 9/ATA/ – The Eurovision Song Contest 2017 will be the 62nd edition of the Eurovision Song Contest. It will take place in the International Exhibition Centre in Kiev, Ukraine, following Ukraine’s victory at the 2016 contest in Stockholm with the song “1944”, written and performed by Jamala. Albania will compete in the first …...

    On Victory Day, Putin Calls for International Unity
    May09

    On Victory Day, Putin Calls for International Unity

    Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday told the annual Victory Day parade on Red Square that the horrors of World War II demonstrate the necessity of countries working together to prevent war. Russia celebrates the 1945 defeat of Nazi Germany every May 9 to honor those who fought and died for their country. “This monstrous tragedy was...

    Ukraine bans American actor Steven Seagal for 5 years
    May09

    Ukraine bans American actor Steven Seagal for 5 years

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) ” Ukraine has banned action film actor Steven Seagal from entering the country for five years.Seagal, an American, was given Russian citizenship by President Vladimir Putin last year in a ceremony shown on state… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Eurovision: what is it all about?
    May09

    Eurovision: what is it all about?

    Love it or loathe it, it’s that time of year again – the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 is set to take place this Saturday in Kyiv, Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Hollande Makes His Final Foreign Trip to Berlin
    May09

    Hollande Makes His Final Foreign Trip to Berlin

    BERLIN (AFP) – 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...

    Russia showcases Arctic hardware in Red Square military parade
    May09

    Russia showcases Arctic hardware in Red Square military parade

    Moscow – Russia – 09/05/2017 – A Yars RS-24 intercontinental ballistic missile system is seen during the 72nd anniversary of the end of World War II on the Red Square in Moscow. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov Russia rolled out air defense systems built to operate in sub-zero Arctic conditions on Tuesday as it showcased its military might at a parade on...