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Ukraine’s LGBTQ Pride parade celebrated in Warsaw, Poland

New York Post 26 Jun 2022
Ukraine’s largest LGBTQ pride event took place Saturday — in Poland ...It’s still about pride, but pride in being Ukrainian and surviving through genocide.” Ukraine’s largest LGBTQ ...
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Poles and Ukrainians unite for LGBTQ Pride march in Warsaw

Finger Lakes Times 26 Jun 2022
WARSAW, Poland — The war in neighboring Ukraine loomed large as tens of thousands of people demonstrated in the Polish capital Warsaw for the rights of LGBTQ people ... This year, the event was held together with the Kyiv Pride parade, which cannot be celebrated there because of the Russian war on Ukraine.
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Refugee choir representing more than 30 countries to perform at Glastonbury

Belfast Telegraph 26 Jun 2022
Aref Hussaini, 23, is Afghan but grew up in Pakistan. Speaking to the PA news agency, he said ... (PA) ... Anna Vryzhan, 28, an event organiser, is originally from Mariupol, Ukraine – a city that has seen heavy bombardment since Russia’s invasion ... She came to the UK as part of the Government’s Homes for Ukraine scheme, and is hosted by a fellow choir member.
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With war, Kyiv pride parade becomes a peace march in Warsaw

Calhoun Times 26 Jun 2022
WARSAW, PolandUkraine’s largest LGBTQ rights event, KyivPride, went ahead Saturday, although not on its native streets or as a celebration ....
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Kyiv Pride Parade Becomes A Peace March In Warsaw

Huffington Post 26 Jun 2022
Despite the ongoing war, Ukraine's largest LGBTQ rights event has gone ahead this weekend — in a different country ... .
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Warsaw Prepares To Host Ukraine's Largest Pride Parade

Radio Free Europe 25 Jun 2022
Ukraine's largest LGBTQ rights parade is set to kick off on June 25 in neighboring Poland after organizers determined they could not hold the event in Kyiv due to the Russian invasion ... 10th Equality March in Ukraine, will instead merge this year with gay-pride events in Warsaw.
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Kalush hope Ukraine can host Eurovision in 2023 despite organisers’ decision

Belfast Telegraph 25 Jun 2022
Eurovision Song Contest winners Kalush Orchestra hope Ukraine is able to host next year’s event despite organisers ruling it out ... Folk-rap group Kalush, speaking from Glastonbury ahead of their first UK performance since winning Eurovision in Turin, thanked Prime Minister Boris Johnson for saying the event should take place in Kyiv.
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Polish, Ukrainian LGBT+ parades unite in Warsaw

The Times of India 25 Jun 2022
The annual Pride march in the Ukrainian capital of was cancelled due to Russia's invasion, leading the LGBT+ community in Warsaw to team up with their counterparts in Ukraine to organise the event in the Polish capital ... targeted LGBT+ campaigners and events before the war.
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Thousands unite in Polish, Ukrainian LGBT+ parades in Warsaw

Reuters 25 Jun 2022
The annual Pride march in the Ukrainian capital of Kyiv was cancelled due to Russia's invasion, leading the LGBT+ community in Warsaw to team up with their counterparts in Ukraine to organise the event in the Polish capital ... LGBT+ campaigners and events before the war.
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Ukraine should see impact of Kherson counterattack from August – spy chief

FX Empire 25 Jun 2022
KYIV (Reuters) – Ukraine should see “visible results” of its counteroffensive in the Russian-occupied region of Kherson in Ukraine’s south from August, the head of Ukraine’s military intelligence agency said on Saturday ... “ from August we should expect visible results of military activity from Ukraine.
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Ukraine should see impact of Kherson counterattack from August, spy chief says

Reuters 25 Jun 2022
KYIV, June 25 (Reuters) - Ukraine should see "visible results" of its counteroffensive in the Russian-occupied region of Kherson in Ukraine's south from August, the head of Ukraine's military intelligence agency said on Saturday ... from Ukraine.
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Russia rains missiles on Ukraine cities, hundreds of civilians trapped

New York Post 25 Jun 2022
ukraine war ... Ukraine’s Zelensky appeals to Glastonbury crowd for support ... Meanwhile, Ukraine’s largest LGBTQ rights event, KyivPride, joined Warsaw’s yearly Equality Parade, the largest gay pride event in central Europe, with the goal of using it as a platform to keep international attention focused on the Ukrainian struggle.
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Russia-Ukraine war: List of key events, day 122

Al Jazeera 25 Jun 2022
Here are the key events so far on Saturday, June 25 ... Ukraine officials said troops in Severodonetsk have been ordered to withdraw as there is very little left to defend in the bombed-out eastern city, where hundreds of civilians remain trapped in a chemical plant ... Ukraine’s foreign ...
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Kalush Orchestra make Glastonbury and UK debut

Music News 25 Jun 2022
At one point, the bucket hat-wearing rapper made a moving statement amid Russia's invasion of Ukraine ... "Following their win at the Eurovision Song Contest (ESC) in May the EBU has been exploring options for the hosting of next year’s competition with Ukraine’s public broadcaster UA.PBC, who previously staged the event in 2017 and 2005.
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How Ukraine’s Pride movement survived beatings, nail bombs and revolution

Metro UK 25 Jun 2022
It has faced down violent intimidation from far right groups, battled to be heard by a hostile security system and survived the uncertainty of post-revolution Ukraine ... But in 2013, Ukraine changed forever ... Clashes like the one that unfolded in 2015 have played out at pride events in Ukraine several times (Picture.

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