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    Russian U.N. ambassador’s death under scrutiny
    Feb21

    Russian U.N. ambassador’s death under scrutiny

    By JENNIFER PELTZ and COLLEEN LONG NEW YORK (AP) — Medical examiners who performed an autopsy on Russia’s ambassador to the United Nations said Tuesday that more tests are needed to determine how and why he fell ill in his office and later died. Related Articles David Bowie memorial: ‘Startling, stupid’ sculpture planned in London...

    Ukraine tycoon held after shock Austria ruling
    Feb21

    Ukraine tycoon held after shock Austria ruling

    Austria has detained Ukrainian oligarch Dmytro Firtash yesterday over alleged links to organised crime in Spain, shortly after a Vienna court approved his extradition to the US on separate corruption charges. Police took the gas magnate into custody as he left the packed courtroom surrounded by his lawyers and bodyguards. The dramatic arrest of...

    Austrian Court Backs Extradition of Ukraine Businessman Firtash to US
    Feb21

    Austrian Court Backs Extradition of Ukraine Businessman Firtash to US

    TEHRAN (Tasnim) – An Austrian court approved on Tuesday the extradition of Ukrainian businessman Dmytro Firtash to the United States in a bribery case, overturning an earlier ruling that had said the US request was politically motivated. …read more Source: Tasnim News...

    Ukraine’s Population Continues to Dwindle
    Feb21

    Ukraine’s Population Continues to Dwindle

    KYIV, Ukraine—Ukraine’s population decreased by about 170,000 people in 2016, the government reported last month, underscoring a demographic trend that began after the country declared its independence from the Soviet Union in 1991, and which threatens to derail the country’s political and economic development. “This is a serious...

    Garbiñe Muguruza Pulls Out of Second Round of Dubai Tennis Championships
    Feb21

    Garbiñe Muguruza Pulls Out of Second Round of Dubai Tennis Championships

    Spanish tennis player Garbiñe Muguruza withdrew on Tuesday from the second round match of the Dubai Tennis Championships against Ukraine’s Kateryna Bondarenko due to physical problems. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    Austrian Court Backs Ukrainian Gas Mogul’s Extradition to U.S.
    Feb21

    Austrian Court Backs Ukrainian Gas Mogul’s Extradition to U.S.

    Dmytro V. Firtash, a strong backer of the ousted pro-Kremlin Ukrainian president, is accused of bribing officials in India through American banks. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine Lawmaker Who Aided Trump Associates on Pact Faces Treason Inquiry
    Feb21

    Ukraine Lawmaker Who Aided Trump Associates on Pact Faces Treason Inquiry

    Prosecutors are weighing charges against Andrii V. Artemenko, who worked on a back-channel plan to settle Ukraine’s conflicts with Russia. …read more Source: The New York...

    McCain Talks Tough As The War In Ukraine Continues Without End
    Feb21

    McCain Talks Tough As The War In Ukraine Continues Without End

    James CardenJohn McCain and Lindsey Graham have been urging Ukrainian soldiers to break the Minsk ceasefire agreement. …read more Source: The...

    What we know about U.S. investigations into Russia and possible ties to Trump’s campaign
    Feb21

    What we know about U.S. investigations into Russia and possible ties to Trump’s campaign

    Questions about President Donald Trump’s ties to Russia and links between his associates and the Kremlin have persisted since the early days of the 2016 election. Here’s a comprehensive timeline of everything we know about the U.S. investigations of Trump’s possible connections to Russia and Moscow’s efforts to undermine...

    Kremlin not aware of Trump associates' Ukraine proposal
    Feb21

    Kremlin not aware of Trump associates' Ukraine proposal

    Russia is denying any knowledge of Ukraine peace plan discussed by associates of President Trump and a Ukrainian official.According to the New York Times, Kremlin spokesman Dmitri Peskov said that Moscow was not familiar with the joint arrangement.“… …read more Source: The...