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Section: The New Zealand Herald (New Zealand)

    Lawyer: Groundwork being laid for possible Savchenko swap
    May25

    Lawyer: Groundwork being laid for possible Savchenko swap

    MOSCOW (AP) ” A lawyer for one of two Russian servicemen jailed in Ukraine says the groundwork is being laid for a possible exchange with Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko, who is imprisoned in Russia.Lawyer Valentin Rybin told… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine: 7 soldiers killed, 9 wounded in eastern clashes
    May25

    Ukraine: 7 soldiers killed, 9 wounded in eastern clashes

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Ukrainian officials say seven soldiers have been killed over the past day in rebellious eastern Ukraine.National Security Council head Oleksander Turchynov said Tuesday nine others have been wounded.The numbers were… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    European security group mulls police mission to Ukraine
    May20

    European security group mulls police mission to Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (AP) ” The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe is considering sending an armed police mission to help conduct elections in a separatist region of eastern Ukraine that is controlled by Russian-backed rebels.OSCE… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russian court convicts artist for pro-Ukraine protest
    May19

    Russian court convicts artist for pro-Ukraine protest

    MOSCOW (AP) ” A Russian artist known for his radical politically-charged performances has been convicted of vandalism in a pro-Ukraine protest and sentenced to 16 months in prison.The court, however, lifted the punishment for Pyotr… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    US diplomat in Moscow for talks on Ukraine
    May18

    US diplomat in Moscow for talks on Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) ” A senior U.S. diplomat is visiting Moscow for talks focusing on Ukraine.U.S. Assistant Secretary of State Victoria Nuland says she met with Russian presidential adviser Vladislav Surkov to discuss the implementation… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    MH17: The satellite images Russia doesn’t want us to see
    May16

    MH17: The satellite images Russia doesn’t want us to see

    Damning new satellite images have been released which appear to confirm the exact time and location of the air defence system used in the downing of flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine.The images, released by global intelligence agency… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russia spits the dummy over Ukraine’s Eurovision win
    May16

    Russia spits the dummy over Ukraine’s Eurovision win

    While Ukrainians basked in their Eurovision win yesterday, Russian officials and Kremlin-friendly media offered up a string of conspiracy theories to explain the win of Crimean Tatar singer Jamala, whose song 1944 was largely seen… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    World’s largest plane lands in Perth
    May15

    World’s largest plane lands in Perth

    The world’s biggest aircraft landed at Perth Airport yesterday in front of thousands of excited spectators on its first trip to Australia.The Antonov An-225 Mriya, meaning “dream” in Ukrainian, landed at around 11.30am local time… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Australian couple whose children died on MH17 welcome baby
    May13

    Australian couple whose children died on MH17 welcome baby

    SYDNEY (AP) ” An Australian couple whose three children were killed in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over Ukraine two years ago has welcomed a new baby.Anthony Maslin and Marite Norris said in a statement that the birth… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukrainian hackers publish info on thousands of journalists
    May12

    Ukrainian hackers publish info on thousands of journalists

    MOSCOW (AP) ” A group of Ukrainian hackers has published the names and contact information of thousands of journalists who have reported from rebel-controlled eastern Ukraine, raising concerns about the safety of the journalists,… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

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