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Russian vocalist unfazed by Kiev regime's ban still believes in her Eurovision dream - TASS

Russian vocalist unfazed by Kiev regime's ban still believes in her Eurovision dreamTASSMOSCOW, March 23. /TASS/. Russia's Eurovision contestant Yulia Samoilova believes the situation surrounding her ban to Ukraine, the host country of the 2017 Eurovision song contest, may still change. "It is very funny to watch all this (Kiev's ban ...and more »

Ukraine Bans Russia's Eurovision Song Contest Performer - Hollywood Reporter;

Ukraine Bans Russia's Eurovision Song Contest Performer - Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood ReporterUkraine Bans Russia's Eurovision Song Contest PerformerHollywood ReporterWheelchair-bound Yulia Samoilova was selected as a participant with her song "Flame is Burning," but host nation Ukraine says she can't enter due to a 2015 performance in Crimea, a peninsular annexed by Russia. Ukraine has banned Yulia Samoilova, ...and more »

Kremlin hopes Kiev's Eurovision ban 'will be reconsidered' - Yahoo News;

Kremlin hopes Kiev's Eurovision ban 'will be reconsidered' - Yahoo News

Yahoo NewsKremlin hopes Kiev's Eurovision ban 'will be reconsidered'Yahoo NewsThe Kremlin said Thursday that it hoped Kiev would reconsider its decision to ban a Russian singer from the Eurovision Song Contest over a past performance in Russia-annexed Crimea. "The decision from our point of view is absolutely unfair, it's ...and more »

Kremlin hopes Kiev will rethink ban on disabled Russian Eurovision contestant - TASS

Kremlin hopes Kiev will rethink ban on disabled Russian Eurovision contestantTASSMOSCOW, March 23. /TASS/. The Kremlin is calling on Kiev to review its entry ban on Russia's vocalist who planned to participate in this year's Eurovision Song Contest, Yulia Samoilova, Russian Presidential Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on ...and more »

Press review: Kiev bans disabled Eurovision singer and Russia's arms sales skyrocket - TASS

Press review: Kiev bans disabled Eurovision singer and Russia's arms sales skyrocketTASSThe recent high-profile scandal with Kiev involved Ukraine's intelligence agency, the SBU, banning Russia's wheelchair-bound Eurovision-2017 contestant, Yulia Samoilova, from entering the country for three years. According to Nezavisimaya Gazeta ...and more »

Russia hits back at Ukraine over Eurovision Song Contest ban - Metro;

Russia hits back at Ukraine over Eurovision Song Contest ban - Metro

MetroRussia hits back at Ukraine over Eurovision Song Contest banMetroRussia has hit back at Ukraine over the country's travel ban on Julia Samoylova, their internally selected entrant for the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest. Yesterday, Ukrainian secret service SBU announced that Russia's Eurovision Song Contest ...and more »

Kremlin Says It Wants Review of Ukraine's Decision to Bar Russian Eurovision Entry - U.S. News & World Report;

Kremlin Says It Wants Review of Ukraine's Decision to Bar Russian Eurovision Entry - U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportKremlin Says It Wants Review of Ukraine's Decision to Bar Russian Eurovision EntryU.S. News & World ReportFILE PHOTO: The logo of the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest is seen during a ceremony to hand over the Eurovision host city insignia to the Ukrainian capital in Kiev, Ukraine January 31, 2017. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich/File Photo Reuters. MOSCOW ...and more »

Russia fumes as its Eurovision singer is barred by Ukraine - Times of Malta;

Russia fumes as its Eurovision singer is barred by Ukraine - Times of Malta

Times of MaltaRussia fumes as its Eurovision singer is barred by UkraineTimes of MaltaRussia said today it expects Ukraine's "unfair" decision to ban the Russian entry for the 2017 Eurovision song contest from entering the country to be reviewed. "From our point of view the decision is absolutely unfair and we hope that it will be ...and more »

Ukraine's Entry Ban to Russian Contestant 'Blow' to Eurovision - Kremlin - Sputnik International;

Ukraine's Entry Ban to Russian Contestant 'Blow' to Eurovision - Kremlin - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalUkraine's Entry Ban to Russian Contestant 'Blow' to Eurovision - KremlinSputnik InternationalUkraine's entry ban for Russia's 2017 Eurovision song contest participant aimed at blowing the competition, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Thursday. Singer Yulia Samoilova, Russia's Eurovision 2017 contestant, and her husband, Alexei Taran,.and more »

Crimean leader calls on Eurovision participants to boycott contest in Kiev - TASS

Crimean leader calls on Eurovision participants to boycott contest in KievTASSSIMFEROPOL, March 23. /TASS/. Vocalists participating in the Eurovision Song Contest should boycott the contest held in Kiev in the wake of Ukraine's decision to ban entry to Russia's contestant, Yulia Samoilova, Crimea's head Sergey Aksyonov wrote on ...and more »

Ukraine Bars Russia's Eurovision Contestant - Sky News Australia;

Ukraine Bars Russia's Eurovision Contestant - Sky News Australia

Sky News AustraliaUkraine Bars Russia's Eurovision ContestantSky News AustraliaUkraine has barred Russia's entry for the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest from entering the country because she violated Ukrainian laws, the spokeswoman for Ukraine's state security service says. Russia's annexation of Crimea in 2014 sent relations with ...and more »

Ukraine Bans Russian Contestant Ahead of 2017 Eurovision Contest in Kiev - Latin American Herald Tribune

Ukraine Bans Russian Contestant Ahead of 2017 Eurovision Contest in KievLatin American Herald TribuneKIEV – Ukraine's security services on Wednesday banned a Russian singer from entering the country, just two months before she was due to take part in the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest in Kiev. Julia Samoylova, who suffers from spinal muscular atrophy ...and more »

'What threat did they see in little girl like me?' Disabled Russian Eurovision singer mocks Kiev ban - RT;

'What threat did they see in little girl like me?' Disabled Russian Eurovision singer mocks Kiev ban - RT

RT'What threat did they see in little girl like me?' Disabled Russian Eurovision singer mocks Kiev banRTWheelchair-bound Russian singer Yulia Samoylova said she can't comprehend what scared the Ukrainian authorities so much that they slapped her with a three-year ban. Samoylova said she still hopes to perform at Eurovision in Kiev. “It is very funny to ...and more »

Ukraine has blocked Russia's entrant from competing in Eurovision - FasterLouder;

Ukraine has blocked Russia's entrant from competing in Eurovision - FasterLouder

FasterLouderUkraine has blocked Russia's entrant from competing in EurovisionFasterLouderUkraine has banned Russia's Eurovision contestant from entering the country on the grounds that she has violated Ukrainian law. Yulia Samoylova was due to compete in this year's competition in May with the song 'Flame Is Burning', but has now been ...and more »

Kiev bans Russian from Eurovision - The Times (subscription);

Kiev bans Russian from Eurovision - The Times (subscription)

The Times (subscription)Kiev bans Russian from EurovisionThe Times (subscription)The Eurovision song contest was at the centre of an angry diplomatic dispute yesterday after Ukraine banned Russia's candidate from entering the country for three years, ruling her out of the competition. The Russian foreign ministry accused Kiev of an ...and more »

Press-secretary of the Security Service of Ukraine Olena Hitlyanska: no investigation on Armenia - oikotimes.com;

Press-secretary of the Security Service of Ukraine Olena Hitlyanska: no investigation on Armenia - oikotimes.com

oikotimes.comPress-secretary of the Security Service of Ukraine Olena Hitlyanska: no investigation on Armeniaoikotimes.comUKRAINE – Ukrainian press-secretary of the Security Service of Ukraine Olena Hitlyanska spoke today about the latest developments with Russia and Armenia. She clarifies that there are no documented reports that Armenian entrant violated the Ukrainian ...and more »

Ukraine Bans Russian Singer From Major Talent Show in Latest Dust-Up Over Crimea - Heat Street;

Ukraine Bans Russian Singer From Major Talent Show in Latest Dust-Up Over Crimea - Heat Street

Heat StreetUkraine Bans Russian Singer From Major Talent Show in Latest Dust-Up Over CrimeaHeat StreetUkraine's government has barred the wheelchair-bound Russian singer Yulia Samoilova from entering the country to attend the Eurovision finals in Kiev, following allegations that she had previously “broken Ukrainian law” by performing in occupied Crimea.and more »

Ukraine bans Russian singer from Kiev-held Eurovision - STV News;

Ukraine bans Russian singer from Kiev-held Eurovision - STV News

STV NewsUkraine bans Russian singer from Kiev-held EurovisionSTV NewsUkraine has banned Russia's entry from the upcoming Eurovision Song Contest - as political tension between the countries boils over into TV. Russia's 27-year-old singer Yulia Samoylova will not be allowed to perform in the contest, to be held in ...and more »

Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin: “cynical & inhuman act” - oikotimes.com;

Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin: “cynical & inhuman act” - oikotimes.com

oikotimes.comRussia's Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin: “cynical & inhuman act”oikotimes.comRUSSIA – The decision by the SBU, Ukraine's intelligence agency, to ban Russia's wheelchair-bound Eurovision contestant Yulia Samoilova from entering Ukraine is a cynical and inhuman act, Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin told TASS.and more »

Yulia Samoilova amused and optimistic on the latest developments - oikotimes.com;

Yulia Samoilova amused and optimistic on the latest developments - oikotimes.com

oikotimes.comYulia Samoilova amused and optimistic on the latest developmentsoikotimes.comRUSSIA – Russian singer Yulia Samoilova who was banned from the entry to Ukraine, does not loose hope to perform at the Eurovision Song Contest and believes that the situation may change. “It's amusing to observe all this from the side, because I don't ...and more »