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    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...

    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...

    Austrian court approves U.S. extradition request for Ukrainian oligarch Dymitro Firtash
    Feb21

    Austrian court approves U.S. extradition request for Ukrainian oligarch Dymitro Firtash

    VIENNA (AP) ” Austrian court approves U.S. extradition request for Ukrainian oligarch Dymitro Firtash. …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russia’s U.N. envoy Churkin dies suddenly in New York
    Feb21

    Russia’s U.N. envoy Churkin dies suddenly in New York

    Russia’s combative ambassador to the United Nations, Vitaly Churkin, died suddenly in New York on Monday after being taken ill at work, the Russian Foreign Ministry said. The ministry gave no details on the circumstances of his death but offered condolences to his relatives and said the diplomat had died one day before his 65th birthday. It...

    Ukraine’s Leader Urges More Sanctions against Russia
    Feb21

    Ukraine’s Leader Urges More Sanctions against Russia

    Ukraine’s president has called for new sanctions against Russia over its decision to recognize passports issued by separatist authorities in eastern Ukraine.The Kremlin says its decision is a “humanitarian” move to help residents of the east suffering from Ukraine’s… …read more Source:...

    Austria approves US extradition for Ukrainian oligarch
    Feb21

    Austria approves US extradition for Ukrainian oligarch

    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 … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Austria approves US extradition for Ukrainian oligarch
    Feb21

    Austria approves US extradition for Ukrainian oligarch

    Firtash was indicted in Chicago by a U.S. grand jury in 2012 two for allegedly paying off the officials through U.S. banks in a failed attempt to secure titanium mining rights in India. …read more Source: San Francisco...