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    Ugly turn in geopolitics: Ukraine bars Russia’s top singer from Eurovision finals in Kiev
    Mar23

    Ugly turn in geopolitics: Ukraine bars Russia’s top singer from Eurovision finals in Kiev

    Yulia Samoylova, 27, who uses a wheelchair, was selected as Russia’s entry for the kitsch song contest by state-owned Channel 1 this month …read more Source: Vancouver...

    Former Russian Deputy Shot in Kiev
    Mar23

    Former Russian Deputy Shot in Kiev

    The former deputy in the Russian Duma Denis Voronenkov has been killed in front of a hotel in Kiev, confirmed Ukrainian authorities. President Petro Poroshenko described the murder as “an act of terrorism on the part of Russia”. “The clear signature of the Russian special services has appeared several times across different European capitals.”...

    Killing of Ex-Russian Lawmaker an ‘Act of State Terrorism’, Says Ukrainian President
    Mar23

    Killing of Ex-Russian Lawmaker an ‘Act of State Terrorism’, Says Ukrainian President

    Denis Voronenkov was shot and killed in Kiev Thursday in what the Ukrainian president described as an “act of state terrorism” by Russia. …read more Source:...

    Former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Ukraine
    Mar23

    Former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Ukraine

    Denis Voronenkov, who testified against Moscow’s policies, killed in what Kiev terms an ‘act of state terrorism’ …read more Source: The Times of...

    Ukraine accuses Russia of ‘state terrorism’ after former MP shot
    Mar23

    Ukraine accuses Russia of ‘state terrorism’ after former MP shot

    Ukraine accused Russia of “state terrorism” after a former Russian lawmaker and key witness in a treason case against former leader Viktor Yanukovich was shot dead in broad daylight outside a hotel in central Kiev on Thursday. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine and the Cult of ‘Resolve’
    Mar23

    Ukraine and the Cult of ‘Resolve’

    Anders Fogh Rasmussen makes a dubious claim and offers an even worse recommendation: Moscow has remained in the Donbas because the West has allowed it to. The U.S. can demonstrate Western resolve by ramping up sanctions on Moscow and increase the cost of Russian interference by supplying defensive weapons to Ukraine. The first sentence greatly...

    Ugly turn in geopolitics: Ukraine bars Russia’s top singer from Eurovision finals in Kiev
    Mar23

    Ugly turn in geopolitics: Ukraine bars Russia’s top singer from Eurovision finals in Kiev

    LONDON — Ukraine has barred Russia’s contender in the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest from entering the country for three years, effectively banning her from the final in Kiev next month. The Ukrainian Security Service (SBU) said Wednesday that Yulia Samoylova had been banned for breaking Ukrainian law. “The Security Service of Ukraine has...

    Former Russian Lawmaker Denis Voronenkov Shot Dead in Kiev
    Mar23

    Former Russian Lawmaker Denis Voronenkov Shot Dead in Kiev

    (KIEV) — Former Russian lawmaker Denis Voronenkov was shot and killed in Kiev Thursday in what the Ukrainian president described as an “act of state terrorism” by Russia, an accusation the Kremlin angrily rejected. Voronenkov, who testified to Ukrainian investigators and criticized Russian policies after his move to Kiev last fall, was shot dead...

    Russians Laundered Tens Of Billions Of Dollars Abroad. Here’s How
    Mar23

    Russians Laundered Tens Of Billions Of Dollars Abroad. Here’s How

    A major new investigative report by the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP) details how more than $20 billion was moved out of Russia between 2010 and 2014. Around 500 people are allegedly involved. Here is how they pulled it off. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kiev, police say
    Mar23

    Former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kiev, police say

    Critic of Vladimir Putin murdered in contract killing, police chief says …read more Source: Anadolu...