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    Ukrainian billionaire faces extradition to U.S., Austrian court rules
    Feb21

    Ukrainian billionaire faces extradition to U.S., Austrian court rules

    Ed AdamczykFeb. 21 (UPI) — Ukrainian billionaire Dmitro Firtash can be extradited to the United States to face corruption charges, an Austrian court ruled. …read more Source: United Press...

    Thaci to Russia: See beyond Serbia’s interests and recognize Kosovo
    Feb21

    Thaci to Russia: See beyond Serbia’s interests and recognize Kosovo

    Hashim Thaci has asked Moscow to see beyond Serbia’s interests when it considers its “relations with Kosovo” and – “not to compare them with Crimea.” According to Tanjug, this has been reported on Monday by the public broadcaster in Kosovo, RTK. “Russia should recognize Kosovo and in that way ease the burden that Serbia carries,” […]...

    Azerbaijan-Ukraine friendship of strategic nature: envoy
    Feb21

    Azerbaijan-Ukraine friendship of strategic nature: envoy

    The friendship between Azerbaijan and Ukraine is of strategic nature, said Ukrainian Ambassador to Azerbaijan Alexander Mishchenko. …read more Source:...

    Austrian court sends Ukrainian oligarch to U.S.
    Feb21

    Austrian court sends Ukrainian oligarch to U.S.

    An Austrian appellate court on Tuesday approved the extradition of Dymitro Firtash, a politically-connected Ukrainian oligarch, to the United States where he has been charged with bribery and other crimes. A lower court had blocked Firtash’s extradition two years ago, ruling that the request by the U.S. Justice Department was...

    Beeline announced cooperation restoration with Tell-Cell
    Feb21

    Beeline announced cooperation restoration with Tell-Cell

    ArmInfo. Beeline announced the restoration of cooperation with Tell-Cell. Beeline subscribers from March 1, will be able to pay for telecommunications services through payment terminals of Tell-Cell on the following conditions: if the amount is up to 999 drams – Commission will be 35 drams, while paying 1000 AMD and higher, fees will not be...

    Russia’s UN envoy Vitaly Churkin dead at 64
    Feb21

    Russia’s UN envoy Vitaly Churkin dead at 64

    (ChinaPost.com.tw) – Russia’s ambassador to the United Nations, Vitaly Churkin, who for years fended off Western criticism and defended Moscow’s actions in Ukraine and Syria, died Monday in New York. He was 64. …read more Source: The China...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko Urges More Sanctions Against Russia
    Feb21

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko Urges More Sanctions Against Russia

    Ukraine’s president on Tuesday called for new sanctions against Russia over its decision to recognize passports issued by separatist authorities in the east, while the Kremlin accused Ukrainian authorities of denying vital documents to people in the rebel regions. The Kremlin said its decision is a “humanitarian” move to help residents of...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko Urges More Sanctions Against Russia
    Feb21

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko Urges More Sanctions Against Russia

    Ukraine’s president on Tuesday called for new sanctions against Russia over its decision to recognize passports issued by separatist authorities in the east, while the Kremlin accused Ukrainian authorities of denying vital documents to people in the rebel regions. The Kremlin said its decision is a “humanitarian” move to help residents of...

    Ukraine, Russia Spar Over UN Security Council Reaction To Churkin Death
    Feb21

    Ukraine, Russia Spar Over UN Security Council Reaction To Churkin Death

    Moscow and Kyiv are at odds over a statement issued by the UN Security Council mourning the February 20 death of Russia’s long-time envoy to the United Nations, Vitaly Churkin. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine: Prostitution Ring Uncovered
    Feb21

    Ukraine: Prostitution Ring Uncovered

    Ukranian authorities arrested two female ringleaders of a sex trafficking network that was sending young women to Turkey. …read more Source:...