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    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 Russias long-time envoy to the United Nations, Vitaly Churkin. Russia angrily accused …read more Source: Big News...

    Ukrainian Tycoon Firtash Detained In Vienna On European Arrest Warrant
    Feb21

    Ukrainian Tycoon Firtash Detained In Vienna On European Arrest Warrant

    An Austrian court has approved the extradition of Ukrainian tycoon Dmytro Firtash to the United States to face bribery allegations, overturning an earlier ruling that had said the U.S. request was pol …read more Source: Big News...

    Passport diplomacy: Why did Russia recognize Donbass documents?
    Feb21

    Passport diplomacy: Why did Russia recognize Donbass documents?

    Vladimir Putin ordered that civil documents issued by the self-proclaimed republics in eastern Ukraine are now officially recognized in Russia. This move is far from a recognition of statehood, howeve …read more Source: Big News...

    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...

    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...

    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...

    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...