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    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...

    Tillerson, Lavrov To Meet In Washington For Ukraine, Syria Talks
    May08

    Tillerson, Lavrov To Meet In Washington For Ukraine, Syria Talks

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov will meet in Washington on May 10 to discuss the conflicts in Ukraine and Syria, as well as other bilateral issues, the U.S. State Department said. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin holds out olive branch to France’s Macron
    May08

    Putin holds out olive branch to France’s Macron

    Russian President Vladimir Putin told France’s President-elect Emmanuel Macron on Monday 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...

    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 News...

    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 was responsible for a...

    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...

    Tillerson to meet Russia’s Lavrov this week
    May08

    Tillerson to meet Russia’s Lavrov this week

    Top diplomats to discuss Ukraine, Syria, bilateral issues, says US State Department …read more Source: World...

    Putin urges Macron to shed distrust and ‘join forces’
    May08

    Putin urges Macron to shed distrust and ‘join forces’

    MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday urged French election winner Emmanuel Macron to bridge deep rifts and work together in the face of the “growing threat of terrorism and violent extremism”. “The citizens of France entrusted you to lead the country in a difficult period for Europe and for the entire world community. The growing...

    Tillerson, Lavrov to meet this week in Washington (AFP)
    May08

    Tillerson, Lavrov to meet this week in Washington (AFP)

    Washington (AFP) – US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will meet in Washington on Wednesday with his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov to discuss issues including the conflict in Ukraine and how to end the war in Syria, the State Department said. …read more Source: The West...

    Tillerson to meet Russia’s Lavrov this week
    May08

    Tillerson to meet Russia’s Lavrov this week

    Top diplomats to discuss Ukraine, Syria, bilateral issues, says US State Department …read more Source: Anadolu...