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    Head Of Donbas ‘People’s Army’ A Wanted Man In Russia
    May08

    Head Of Donbas ‘People’s Army’ A Wanted Man In Russia

    A man who is wanted in Russia on suspicion of organizing a 2016 pogrom against Tajik migrant workers that left three dead is making a high-profile career for himself heading an anti-Western youth “army” in Ukraine’s breakaway Luhansk region. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Says Poroshenko And Merkel Discuss Russia, Conflict In East
    May08

    Ukraine Says Poroshenko And Merkel Discuss Russia, Conflict In East

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s office says he and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have discussed her meeting last week with Russian President Vladimir Putin. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Head Of Donbas ‘People’s Army’ A Wanted Man In Russia
    May08

    Head Of Donbas ‘People’s Army’ A Wanted Man In Russia

    A man who is wanted in Russia on suspicion of organizing a 2016 pogrom against Tajik migrant workers that left three dead is making a high-profile career for himself heading an anti-Western youth “army” in Ukraine’s breakaway Luhansk region. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Bans American Actor Steven Seagal for Five Years
    May08

    Ukraine Bans American Actor Steven Seagal for Five Years

    MINSK, Belarus – 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 policies and criticized the U.S. government. A statement...

    Ukraine Ahead of Syria and Afghanistan by Anti-Vehicle Mine Deaths: Report
    May08

    Ukraine Ahead of Syria and Afghanistan by Anti-Vehicle Mine Deaths: Report

    The Ukraine had by far the most mine explosions and casualties in the world in 2016 due to ongoing conflict in its eastern region. …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. …read more Source: U.S....

    Putin holds out an olive branch
    May08

    Putin holds out an olive branch

    Russian President Vladimir Putin told France’s President-elect Emmanuel Macron yesterday that he wanted to put mistrust aside and work with him, in a change of tack after the Kremlin expressed support for Macron’s rivals in the presidential race.“The citizens of France have trusted you with leading the country at a difficult time for...

    4 winners and 5 losers from the French election
    May08

    4 winners and 5 losers from the French election

    Emmanuel Macron, a center-left technocrat from the new En Marche party, won the French election on Sunday — beating the the far-right National Front’s Marine Le Pen by a decisive 65.5 percent to 34.5 precent. But what does this mean for France, Europe, and the rest of the world? A lot, actually. The French election was hugely significant...

    Eurovision Contestants Practice; Big Week for Song Contest
    May08

    Eurovision Contestants Practice; Big Week for Song Contest

    MOSCOW– 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 contest, noted for its cheerfully garish clothes and...

    Ukraine bans American actor over national security threat
    May08

    Ukraine bans American actor over national security threat

    Seagal has vocally defended the Russian President Vladimir Putin’s policies and criticized the U.S. government …read more Source:...