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    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...

    Mr. Lavrov Comes to Washington
    May08

    Mr. Lavrov Comes to Washington

    Will progress be made on Ukraine, Syria, or U.S.-Russian relations? …read more Source: Foreign...

    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...

    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...

    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...

    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, 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...

    Macron victory: How French presidential election is being received
    May08

    Macron victory: How French presidential election is being received

    PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French presidential election (all times local): 2:20 p.m. German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she is “very happy” that Emmanuel Macron has won the presidential election in France. Speaking at a party event Monday in Berlin, Merkel said Macron bears the hopes of many Europeans. She pledged to continue...

    Top 5 bad hombres loved by Trump
    May08

    Top 5 bad hombres loved by Trump

    Donald Trump; Vladimir Putin (Credit: Getty/Drew Angerer/AP/Photo montage by Salon) They are, to coin a phrase, “bad hombres.” They are men who order the slaughter of peaceful demonstrators and the roundup of political rivals. They arrest pesky journalists, if they don’t murder them first. They rig elections, if they hold them at all. And...

    Do Democrats Need to Tweet More Like Trump?
    May08

    Do Democrats Need to Tweet More Like Trump?

    Subscribe to The Global POLITICO on iTunes here. | Subscribe via Stitcher.Did Donald Trump just turn a freshman Democratic senator with an itchy Twitter finger into a presidential contender?Until last year, Chris Murphy was a serious-minded student of the U.S. Senate, a lawyerly freshman from Connecticut who, when elected in 2012, was the...