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    Ukraine tycoon Firtash loses Vienna appeal against US extradition (AFP)
    Feb21

    Ukraine tycoon Firtash loses Vienna appeal against US extradition (AFP)

    Vienna (AFP) – An Austrian appeals court on Tuesday authorised the extradition to the United States of Ukrainian oligarch Dmytro Firtash on bribery charges, overturning an earlier ruling. …read more Source: The West...

    Austrian court backs extradition of Ukraine businessman to US
    Feb21

    Austrian court backs extradition of Ukraine businessman to US

    An Austrian court on Tuesday approved the extradition of Ukrainian businessman Dmytro Firtash to the United States in a bribery case, overturning an earlier ruling that had said the U.S. request was politically motivated. …read more Source: Channel...

    Foreign Minister: Lithuania to seek sanctions for Russia until it leaves Ukraine  – The Baltic Times
    Feb21

    Foreign Minister: Lithuania to seek sanctions for Russia until it leaves Ukraine – The Baltic Times

    VILNIUS – Lithuania will seek that sanctions for Russia are continued until it “withdraws from the illegally occupied territory of Uk…… …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Austrian court grants extradition to US of Ukraine oligarch
    Feb21

    Austrian court grants extradition to US of Ukraine oligarch

    An Austrian appeals court has authorised the extradition to the United States of Ukrainian oligarch Dmytro Firtash on bribery charges, overturning an earlier ruling. …read more Source: The Local...

    Ukraine calls for strengthened sanctions against Russia
    Feb21

    Ukraine calls for strengthened sanctions against Russia

    Russia’s move to recognize legal documents from breakaway regions ‘incompatible’ with Minsk deal, says Ukrainian leader …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Ukraine’s leader urges more sanctions against Russia
    Feb21

    Ukraine’s leader urges more sanctions against Russia

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine’s president on Tuesday called for new sanctions against Russia over its decision to recognize passports issued by separatist… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine oligarch Dmytro Firtash faces extradition to US
    Feb21

    Ukraine oligarch Dmytro Firtash faces extradition to US

    Dmytro Firtash, close to ousted leader Viktor Yanukovych, is wanted on corruption charges. …read more Source:...

    Austrian Court Grants U.S. Request For Extradition Of Ukrainian Tycoon Firtash
    Feb21

    Austrian Court Grants U.S. Request For Extradition Of Ukrainian Tycoon Firtash

    A court in Austria has overturned a previous court ruling and granted a U.S. request to extradite Ukrainian billionaire Dmytro Firtash to face bribery allegations. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Teen ‘Suicide Games’ Send Shudders Through Russian-Speaking World
    Feb21

    Teen ‘Suicide Games’ Send Shudders Through Russian-Speaking World

    A dark social-media game by the name of “Blue Whale” has been tenuously linked to teen suicides and self-harm in Russia and Central Asia. But while suicide rates are high, there’s little evidence of a connection. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Austria approves US extradition for Ukrainian oligarch
    Feb21

    Austria approves US extradition for Ukrainian oligarch

    VIENNA (AP) ” An Austrian court has approved a U.S. extradition request for a Ukrainian oligarch suspected of paying millions of dollars in bribes to Indian officials.The court decision Tuesday overturns a lower court ruling nearly… …read more Source: The New Zealand...