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    Russian Jet ‘Buzzes’ Another US Plane in Black Sea
    May14

    Russian Jet ‘Buzzes’ Another US Plane in Black Sea

    For the second time in a week, a Russian fighter jet flew up close to a U.S. Navy reconnaissance plane in the Black Sea, a U.S. official told Fox News. This latest incident occurred about 30 miles from Russia in a northern portion of the Black Sea about 100 miles from Russian-held Crimea. The two incidents occurred before and after Russian...

    Bulgarian citizens insist: Bring back the banished spirit of the Thracians to the stone mound near Staro Zhelezare
    May14

    Bulgarian citizens insist: Bring back the banished spirit of the Thracians to the stone mound near Staro Zhelezare

    The Thracian sanctuary near the village of Staro Zhelezare (Hisarya Municipality) sinks into oblivion, a civil association formed to save that valuable archeological site alarms. An exhibition of photos tracing the destiny of that site from its discovery in 2004 until now was unveiled in Bulgaria’s capital Sofia at their initiative. Why...

    Ukraine Receives $11 Million From EU for Public Administration Reform
    May14

    Ukraine Receives $11 Million From EU for Public Administration Reform

    KIEV (Sputnik) — Ukraine has received 10 million euros ($11 million) from the European Union as the first tranche within the EU program supporting the reform of the public administration in the country, the press service of the Ukrainian Cabinet of Ministers said Saturday in a statement. “The European Union adopted the decision on payment of the...

    Portugal wins the 2017 Eurovision song contest
    May14

    Portugal wins the 2017 Eurovision song contest

    Salvador Sobral from Portugal has won the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest with the song ‘Amar Pelos Dois’. According to Eurovision.tv, thousands enjoyed three spectacular live shows at Kyiv’s International Exhibition Centre this week, …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Portugal’s Salvador Sobral Wins 2017 Eurovision Contest (VIDEO)
    May14

    Portugal’s Salvador Sobral Wins 2017 Eurovision Contest (VIDEO)

    Portugal won the Eurovision 2017 song contest late Saturday, for its first time, with the song “Amor Pelos Dois” (For the Both of Us) sung by Salvador Sobral, in the grand final gala of the competition held in Kiev. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    Portuguese crooner wins Eurovision as conflict mars Kiev’s party (AFP)
    May14

    Portuguese crooner wins Eurovision as conflict mars Kiev’s party (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Portugal won the Eurovision Song Contest for the first time ever early Sunday with a melancholy ballad performed by a singer who suffers from a serious heart condition. …read more Source: The West...

    Portugal Wins 2017 Eurovision Song Contest
    May14

    Portugal Wins 2017 Eurovision Song Contest

    KIEV (Sputnik) — Portugal’s Salvador Sobral won the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest narrowly beating Bulgaria and Moldova, a Sputnik correspondent reported from the scene. The WINNER of the #ESC2017 is Portugal! CONGRATULATIONS Salvador Sobral!!! #CelebrateDiversity pic.twitter.com/uMvU4fFf9Z — Eurovision (@Eurovision) May 13, 2017 ​The...

    Portugal's big-hearted crooner sings gentle romantic ballad, wins Eurovision
    May14

    Portugal's big-hearted crooner sings gentle romantic ballad, wins Eurovision

    A few weeks ago, Salvador Sobral, the 27-year-old Portuguese crooner who won Saturday’s Eurovision Song Contest, was an unknown artist waiting for a heart transplant. But his intimate rendering of the melancholic Amar Pelos Dois (For the Both of Us) written by his older sister Luisa – a success in her own right – scored a huge...

    The top five Eurovision 2017 performances
    May14

    The top five Eurovision 2017 performances

    Look back on the top five performances at the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest in the Ukrainian capital, Kiev. …read more Source: ABC...

    Armenia’s Artsvik takes 18th spot at Eurovision 2017
    May14

    Armenia’s Artsvik takes 18th spot at Eurovision 2017

    PanARMENIAN.Net – Salvador Sobral from Portugal won the 62nd edition of the Eurovision Song Contest in Kiev, Ukraine on Sunday, May 14. The contest will thus be held in Portugal in 2018. Armenias de …read more Source: Big News...