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    The Morning Vertical, December 5, 2016
    Dec05

    The Morning Vertical, December 5, 2016

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The far Right is far from finished in Austria
    Dec05

    The far Right is far from finished in Austria

    Across European capitals, there was a sigh of relief when Norbert Hofer conceded his defeat to Alexander Van der Bellen in Austria’s presidential election on Sunday. No wonder. This was not an ordinary election. If he had been successful – as some polls suggested and betting markets predicted – Mr Hofer would have been the first far-Right...

    Diana Hajiyeva to Kyiv for Eurovision 2017
    Dec05

    Diana Hajiyeva to Kyiv for Eurovision 2017

    Diana Hajiyeva will represent Azerbaijan in the Eurovision 2017 Song Contest. The decision was made at a jury meeting on the Eurovision song contest. Diana Hajiyeva, known by her stage name Dihaj, is a singer based in Baku who is known more recently for her experimental-pop style of music …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Deadly ‘Friendly Fire’ Incident Under Investigation In Ukraine
    Dec05

    Deadly ‘Friendly Fire’ Incident Under Investigation In Ukraine

    Ukrainian authorities say Prosecutor-General Yuriy Lutsenko will personally oversee the probe into what officials are calling a “friendly fire” shootout between police and state guards service agents that left at least five law-enforcement officers dead. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Beşiktaş to brave Dynamo on cold ground for best CL record ever
    Dec05

    Beşiktaş to brave Dynamo on cold ground for best CL record ever

    Wintry conditions and already-eliminated opposition will be all that stand between Beşiktaş and a date with destiny in a maiden trip to the knockout round of the Champions League when the Black Eagles head to Ukraine to take on Dynamo Kyiv on Dec. 6 …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Police shoot-out ends tragically in Ukraine
    Dec05

    Police shoot-out ends tragically in Ukraine

    Two Ukrainian police units on December 4 mistook each other for criminals and engaged in a shoot-out, which ended with five policemen killed. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    American Seduced By Magic Of Kobza
    Dec05

    American Seduced By Magic Of Kobza

    Meet the American who hand crafts traditional Ukrainian musical instruments and teaches the locals how to play. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    IAAF: Corruption-hit body adopts Coe’s reforms
    Dec05

    IAAF: Corruption-hit body adopts Coe’s reforms

    Some 197 of the IAAF's 213 member federations were present for the vote. The IAAF on Saturday unanimously adopted a reform package drawn up by president Sebastian Coe in a bid to end “grotesque” corruption that has rocked track and field’s governing body.In a Special Congress in Monaco, 182 member federations voted for the...

    More Americans support torture than Afghans, Iraqis and South Sudanese. Why?
    Dec05

    More Americans support torture than Afghans, Iraqis and South Sudanese. Why?

    The United States has a higher tolerance for torture than any other country on the United Nations Security Council, and Americans are more comfortable with torture than citizens of war-torn countries like Afghanistan, Iraq and Ukraine. Those are two key findings reported by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) on Monday, in a […]...

    Yet another anti-Ukraine treaty group enters national politics
    Dec05

    Yet another anti-Ukraine treaty group enters national politics

    A third grouping involved in April’s referendum on the EU treaty with Ukraine has decided to enter the mainstream political… …read more Source:...