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    Syrian Orphans to Make New Friends in Russia’s Children Recreation Center Artek
    May03

    Syrian Orphans to Make New Friends in Russia’s Children Recreation Center Artek

    BEIRUT (Sputnik) — Pupils of a boarding school for children of deceased Syrian soldiers will visit Russia and stay in Artek, an international children center in Crimea, at the invitation of the all-Russian organization of veterans “Boyevoye Bratstvo” (Military Brotherhood), Dmitry Sablin, the member of the lower house of Russia’s...

    The Brand-New Biggest Star in Boxing
    May03

    The Brand-New Biggest Star in Boxing

    A year and a half ago, the world got a new heavyweight boxing champion, when an unpredictable Englishman named Tyson Fury found a way to wrangle Wladimir Klitschko, the stalwart Ukrainian. Klitschko, along with his older brother, Vitali, had ruled the heavyweight division for over a decade—it was an impressive reign but not always an entertaining...

    Interpol stops search for Ukrainian ex-president and his son
    May03

    Interpol stops search for Ukrainian ex-president and his son

    …read more Source: NEWS.am

    After The Crimean Boom, Is Putin’s Electability Slipping?
    May03

    After The Crimean Boom, Is Putin’s Electability Slipping?

    In a snap election, polls show the Russian president losing half of all Russian votes. …read more Source:...

    Five killed in Ukraine’s deadliest 24 hours since Easter truce (AFP)
    May03

    Five killed in Ukraine’s deadliest 24 hours since Easter truce (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Four Ukrainian soldiers and a civilian were killed in the deadliest 24-hour period in Ukraine’s eastern separatist war zone since the start of an Easter truce, officials said Wednesday. …read more Source: The West...

    The friendly hitman: how boxing gave Anthony Joshua a second chance
    May03

    The friendly hitman: how boxing gave Anthony Joshua a second chance

    At 19, he was fitted with an electronic tag. At 27, he is the world’s top heavyweight boxer. Boxing nicknames usually fall into three categories. There’s the smart, such as Michael “Second To” Nunn. The cool: “Sugar” Ray Leonard. And, most often, the blunt: James “Bonecrusher” Smith, “Iron” Mike Tyson and Roberto “Hands of Stone”...

    Panama Papers fugitive arrested in Ukraine after 3 years on the run
    May03

    Panama Papers fugitive arrested in Ukraine after 3 years on the run

    After nearly three years on the lam, Italian fugitive Giuseppe Donaldo Nicosia — whose lavish spending of allegedly stolen money was laid bare in the Panama Papers — has been … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Interpol Confirms Removing Ukrainian Ex-Leader Yanukovych From Wanted List
    May03

    Interpol Confirms Removing Ukrainian Ex-Leader Yanukovych From Wanted List

    KIEV (Sputnik) — Kirasir published scans of an Interpol letter stating that a red notice, which is equivalent to an international arrest warrant, is absent against Yanukovych. “Interpol has thus confirmed the fact that criminal proceedings against Viktor Yanukovych [by Ukraine] are politically motivated,” the lawyer said on Facebook. The letter...

    Zaruhi Mejlumyan wins Free Media Awards
    May03

    Zaruhi Mejlumyan wins Free Media Awards

    Zaruhi Mejlumyan, a journalist working for the website www.hetq.am, has been awarded by the Fritt Ord Foundation (the Freedom of Expression Foundation), Oslo, and the ZEIT Foundation. The Fritt Ord Foundation and the ZEIT Foundation honoured independent journalists and media from Azerbaijan, Armenia and Russia. The 2017 Free Media Awards go to...

    Tillerson says almost no trust between U.S. and Russia
    May03

    Tillerson says almost no trust between U.S. and Russia

    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Wednesday that “there’s almost no trust” between the U.S. and Russia now. Tillerson made the comments while addressing employees at the State Department. He said the Trump administration is working to rebuild trust one issue at a time, starting with Syria. Following President Donald Trump’s call...