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    Russia pulls out of Eurovision Song Contest
    Apr13

    Russia pulls out of Eurovision Song Contest

    Broadcaster unable to resolve issue with TV channel after Ukraine ban on singer Julia Samoylova who toured disputed CrimeaThe Russian television station Channel One has announced that it will not broadcast the Eurovision Song Contest this year or take part in the competition because its contestant has been barred from the host country,...

    Russia refusing to show Ukraine-hosted Eurovision
    Apr13

    Russia refusing to show Ukraine-hosted Eurovision

    Russians are breathing a sigh of relief after a state-owned TV station said it would not broadcast next month’s Eurovision Song Contest. …read more Source: Sky...

    Russia Won’t Broadcast Eurovision Over Singer Dispute With Ukraine
    Apr13

    Russia Won’t Broadcast Eurovision Over Singer Dispute With Ukraine

    Russian state television broadcaster Channel One says it won’t show this year’s Eurovision Song Contest after Ukraine banned Russia’s entry in the competition. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Hopes fade for those trapped in Ukraine war
    Apr13

    Hopes fade for those trapped in Ukraine war

    After three years of war, Irina and her husband Arkady have all but lost hope of ever seeing the day the big guns fall silent and Ukraine becomes whole again. The middle-aged couple live in the shelled-out northern outskirts of the Russian-backed separatist rebels’ de-facto capital city of Donetsk in the eastern industrial heartland of the...

    Russia says it won’t broadcast Eurovision Song Contest
    Apr13

    Russia says it won’t broadcast Eurovision Song Contest

    Russia’s Channel One says it will not broadcast the Eurovision Song Contest in Russia after Ukraine, which hosts the contest this year, has barred the Russian entrant from traveling to the country. …read more Source:...

    Russia says it won’t broadcast Eurovision Song Contest
    Apr13

    Russia says it won’t broadcast Eurovision Song Contest

    Russia’s Channel One says it will not broadcast the Eurovision Song Contest in Russia after Ukraine, which hosts the contest this year, has barred the Russian entrant from traveling to the country. …read more Source:...

    Russian TV won’t show Eurovision
    Apr13

    Russian TV won’t show Eurovision

    Russian TV channel Perviy Kanal said Thursday it will not broadcast the Eurovision Song Contest because of a travel ban imposed on the Russian contestant by Ukraine, this year’s host, Le Figaro reported. A presenter on the channel said the ban on singer Yulia Samoylova was “unfounded,” and accused Ukraine of politicizing the competition....

    NATO deploys troops to Poland while concerns about country’s army rise
| Reuters
    Apr13

    NATO deploys troops to Poland while concerns about country’s army rise | Reuters

    By Lidia Kelly | ORZYSZ, Poland ORZYSZ, Poland Poland on Thursday welcomed the first U.S. troops in a multi-national force which is being posted across the Baltic region to counter potential threats from Russia.More than 1,100 soldiers — 900 U.S. troops as well as 150 British and 120 Romanians — are to be deployed in Orzysz, about 57...

    Russia says it won’t broadcast Eurovision Song Contest
    Apr13

    Russia says it won’t broadcast Eurovision Song Contest

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s Channel One says it will not broadcast the Eurovision Song Contest in Russia after Ukraine, which hosts the contest this year, has barred the Russian entrant from traveling to the country. …read more Source: CNS...

    Russia says it won’t broadcast Eurovision Song Contest
    Apr13

    Russia says it won’t broadcast Eurovision Song Contest

    Russia’s Channel One says it will not broadcast the Eurovision Song Contest in Russia after Ukraine, which hosts the contest this year, has barred the Russian entrant from traveling to the country. …read more Source: The...