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    Freed pilot Savchenko arrives in Ukraine to hero’s welcome
    May25

    Freed pilot Savchenko arrives in Ukraine to hero’s welcome

    Kiev and its Western allies view Savchenko as the latest pawn in Moscow’s broader aggression against Ukraine …read more Source: Gulf...

    Kiev’s ‘Joan of Arc’ released
    May25

    Kiev’s ‘Joan of Arc’ released

    A servicewoman ­proclaimed Ukraine’s 21st-century Joan of Arc arrived home last night after two years in a Russian jail. …read more Source: THE...

    Ukrainian Pilot Savchenko Freed In Russian Prisoner Swap
    May25

    Ukrainian Pilot Savchenko Freed In Russian Prisoner Swap

    Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko arrived at Kyiv’s airport following a prisoner swap with two Russian prisoners held by Ukraine. Savchenko claims to have been abducted by Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine in June 2014 and smuggled across the border into Russia. She told reporters that she was ready to once again give her life for...

    Vladimir Putin says Nadiya Savchenko released to ‘show mercy’
    May25

    Vladimir Putin says Nadiya Savchenko released to ‘show mercy’

    Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday said he had released Nadiya Savchenko after the Ukrainian army helicopter pilot spent two years in a Russian prison. Putin said the release was aimed to “show mercy,” according to an AP report. Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko’s said Savchenko had been released as part of a prisoner...

    Ukraine's Poroshenko vows to win back Crimea, separatist east
    May25

    Ukraine's Poroshenko vows to win back Crimea, separatist east

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Ukraine would win back control of eastern territories from pro-Russian separatists and Russia-annexed Crimea, just as it has secured the release of pilot Nadiya Savchenko from Russian prison. …read more Source: The...

    NATO general: Russia respects power, not compromise
    May25

    NATO general: Russia respects power, not compromise

    BRUSSELS (AP) — A NATO general says Russia’s recent behavior and actions show its leaders only respect power. Czech Army Gen. Petr Pavel said the Kremlin “sees the liberal approach, the democratic approach, discussions, compromise as a weakness.” Pavel, chairman of NATO’s Military Committee, made the remarks in a videotaped interview...

    Ukraine pilot ‘freed in prison swap’
    May25

    Ukraine pilot ‘freed in prison swap’

    Nadiya Savchenko was released from Russian captivity in exchange for two Russians detained in Ukraine, sources said. ||| Moscow/ Kiev – Ukrainian servicewoman Nadiya Savchenko was heading home on a plane from Russian captivity on Wednesday, part of an exchange for two Russians detained in Ukraine, two sources close to the swap told Reuters....

    The Latest: Germany: Ukrainian pilot’s release good for all
    May25

    The Latest: Germany: Ukrainian pilot’s release good for all

    Germany’s foreign minister says he’s relieved about the release of Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko …read more Source: U.S....

    Obstacles to Foreign Policy Restraint
    May25

    Obstacles to Foreign Policy Restraint

    Emma Ashford reviews the recent Advancing American Security conference, and adds this: Despite these attempts at engagement, realist and restraint-oriented perspectives, whether from inside or outside the Beltway, remain a relative rarity in Washington, where broadly interventionist ideas tend to dominate among both Democrats and Republicans....

    Ukrainian pilot Savchenko returns to Kyiv
    May25

    Ukrainian pilot Savchenko returns to Kyiv

    Ukrainian air force pilot Nadia Savchenko has returned to Ukraine after Russia swapped her to Ukraine for two Russian officers. …read more Source: Baltic News...