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    Eurovision Contestants Practice; Big Week for Song Contest
    May08

    Eurovision Contestants Practice; Big Week for Song Contest

    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 continent and also includes Australia and Israel.The… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Bans American Actor Steven Seagal for 5 Years
    May08

    Ukraine Bans American Actor Steven Seagal for 5 Years

    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 television. He has vocally defended the Russian leader’s… …read more Source:...

    Eurovision contestants practice; big week for song contest
    May08

    Eurovision contestants practice; big week for song contest

    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 … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Eurovision contestants practice; big week for song contest
    May08

    Eurovision contestants practice; big week for song contest

    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 … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Mr. Lavrov Comes to Washington
    May08

    Mr. Lavrov Comes to Washington

    Will progress be made on Ukraine, Syria, or U.S.-Russian relations? …read more Source: Foreign...

    Tillerson, Lavrov to meet Wednesday
    May08

    Tillerson, Lavrov to meet Wednesday

    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will meet with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov Wednesday in Washington to “discuss Ukraine, Syria and bilateral issues,” the State Department announced Monday. Lavrov and Tillerson met in Moscow in April, where they expressed conflicting views on whether Syrian President Bashar Assad...

    In Ukraine, feeling grows that the east is lost to Russia
    May08

    In Ukraine, feeling grows that the east is lost to Russia

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) ” Leonid Androv, an electrician from Kiev, was drafted into the Ukrainian army and spent a year fighting Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine after the conflict broke out in 2014. Now, like many other Ukrainians,… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Eurovision Acts Arrive For Red-Carpet Welcome in Kyiv
    May08

    Eurovision Acts Arrive For Red-Carpet Welcome in Kyiv

    Kyiv rolled out the red carpet on May 7 as competitors arrived ahead of the 62nd Eurovision Song Contest. Ukraine won the right to host the annual extravaganza this year by virtue of the country’s win last year in Sweden. Acts chosen in 42 countries in Europe and beyond are hoping to be crowned champion in the final round on May 13. As of...

    Ukrainian professor delivers lecture at KU
    May08

    Ukrainian professor delivers lecture at KU

    Pakistan and Ukraine can benefit from each other’s history Ukraine’s Kyiv Taras Shevchenko National University Institute of International Relations’ Professor Dr Bordilovska on Monday delivered a lecture at the Karachi University. The lecture was delivered during a seminar organised by the university’s Student Guidance and...

    Ukraine bans American actor Steven Seagal for 5 years
    May08

    Ukraine bans American actor Steven Seagal for 5 years

    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 … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...