On his fifth attempt, Iraqi refugee Wisam Sami finally succeeded in reaching Greece with thousands of others fleeing war in his homeland. Now he is setting his sights on the Paralympics.
Four years after reaching Greece on a journey that took him from war-torn Mosul to Athens via Turkey, Sami is hoping to bag a spot to compete in fencing at Tokyo 2020.
The Emmy Awards ceremony, the television analogue of the Oscars, won't have a host this year, Contact Music reports.
The traditional ceremony, featuring the best TV productions, will take place next month, but there will be no hosts. Instead, the show's producers have decided to pay tribute to some of the most popular series that have ended in the recent months.
President Klaus Iohannis sent a message on Thursday to the 100th anniversary of the Graves of War Fallen Heroes Society in which he emphasized that the state institutions are under an obligation to keep up national consciousness among all Romanians." "It is our duty, of all of us, to remember respectfully, gratefully and admiringly the known or anonymous heroes of our nation, on whose supreme s