Tag: Ukraine News

  • Russia is no longer part of Eurovision

    Russia is out of Eurovision after the host nation, Ukraine said it would refuse entry to the Russian contestant. Russia will not be taking part in Eurovision 2017 after the Ukraine banned its entry, Julia Samoylova from entering the country. According to the EBU two solutions were offered to Russia’s Eurovision broadcast partner, Channel One […]

  • Ukraine has just banned Russia’s act from the Eurovision Song Content

    This year’s Eurovision Song Contest host, Ukraine has just banned Russia’s act from the country. Russia’s Eurovision entry, Julia Samoilova has been banned from appearing at the competition as it emerges that shehas performed in Crimea. The former Russian X Factor singer had been due to perform her ballad “Flame Is Burning” at the competition […]

  • Gay Couple Sprayed With Pepper Spray In Violent Homophobic Attack In Kiev

    A violent gang in Kiev physically attacked a young gay couple after trying an experiment to see what social reactions they would get if they held hands or showed public affection. Zoryan Kis and Tymur Levchuk from Bird In Flight TV repeated an experiment filmed by a Russian Vlog team, ChebuRussia TV, to see what […]

  • Arson Attack On Cinema During Gay Film Festival

    Two days ago The Circle, the gay movie that is Switzerland’s official submission for a Best Foreign Picture Oscar Nomination, was being screened in Kiev’s iconic theatre Cinema Zhovten as part of on an LGBT Film Series. Anti-LGBT protests and the burning of pride flags took place outside, but during the next screening the theatre […]