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    Austria court orders release of Ukraine oligarch
    Feb25

    Austria court orders release of Ukraine oligarch

    His arrest on Tuesday came just moments after a Vienna appeals court ruled he could be extradited to the United States on bribery charges following a three year-trial. …read more Source: World...

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release
    Feb25

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Ukrainian lawmaker visited the rebel-held east on Friday to meet with Ukrainian prisoners there, a trip that irked many in… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine seeks end to paralysing coal strike
    Feb25

    Ukraine seeks end to paralysing coal strike

    President Petro Poroshenko warned last week that protesters blocking a railway to the coal-rich war zone could cause power outages across the country and job losses as a result. …read more Source: World...

    Vote on UN Syria sanctions could come soon; Russia vows veto
    Feb24

    Vote on UN Syria sanctions could come soon; Russia vows veto

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Nations urging the U.N. to ban helicopter sales to Syria and impose other sanctions over chemical weapons use are pressing toward a Security Council vote shortly, saying the body needs to take action after attacks the U.S. envoy called “barbaric.” But Russia is vowing a veto. Britain’s deputy U.N. ambassador, Peter...

    Trump Isn’t Sounding Like a Russian Mole
    Feb24

    Trump Isn’t Sounding Like a Russian Mole

    With his latest effusive remarks to Reuters on the importance of expanding the U.S. nuclear arsenal, President Donald Trump has sent the press into a panic once again.What the press has largely ignored about Trump’s latest pronouncement is an obvious truth that undermines its own narrative: someone who was safely in Vladimir Putin’s...

    Svitolina upsets Kerber to meet Wozniacki in final
    Feb24

    Svitolina upsets Kerber to meet Wozniacki in final

    DUBAI — Seventh seed Elina Svitolina of Ukraine bundled out top seed Angelique Kerber of Germany 6-3, 7-6 (7-3) Friday to set up a final with Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark at the Dubai Tennis Championships. Wozniacki, former world No. 1 and currently 15th, took just 90 minutes to beat her Latvian opponent Anastasija Sevastova 6-3, 6-4 and move...

    Ukrainian Lawmaker Visits Rebel East, Urges Prisoner Release
    Feb24

    Ukrainian Lawmaker Visits Rebel East, Urges Prisoner Release

    A Ukrainian lawmaker visited the rebel-held east on Friday to meet with Ukrainian prisoners there, a trip that irked many in Ukraine.Nadiya Savchenko, a pilot who spent two years in a Russian prison before her release last year, visited a prison in the rebel-held city of… …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release
    Feb24

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release

    MOSCOW (AP) ” A Ukrainian lawmaker has visited the rebel east to meet with Ukrainian prisoners held by the rebels.Nadiya Savchenko, a pilot who spent two years in a Russian prison before her release last year, arrived Friday at… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release
    Feb24

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release

    A Ukrainian lawmaker has visited the rebel east to meet with Ukrainian prisoners held by the rebels. Nadiya Savchenko, a pilot who spent two years in a Russian prison before … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release
    Feb24

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release

    Savchenko, who has a hero’s status, has stirred controversy with criticism of the Ukrainian government and calls for a dialogue with the Russia-backed rebels to end the fighting in eastern Ukraine that has killed more than 9,800 people since April 2014. Agency spokesman Oleksandr Tkachuk says Savchenko’s trip is causing...