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    [Ticker] Russia frees Ukraine pilot Savchenko
    May25

    [Ticker] Russia frees Ukraine pilot Savchenko

    Nadiya Savchenko, a Ukrainian pilot and national hero who was captured in eastern Ukraine in 2014 and imprisoned in Russia, returned to Kiev Wednesday after being freed in exchange for two Russian fighters captured in Ukraine. Russia had earlier asked for EU sanctions relief for freeing Savchenko, sources said. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian pilot returns home as unrivalled national hero
    May25

    Ukrainian pilot returns home as unrivalled national hero

    MOSCOW (AP) — When war broke out in eastern Ukraine, pilot Nadezhda Savchenko left her hometown to join the fight against Russia-backed separatists. Nearly two years after she was captured, then tried and convicted in Russia, she returned home to a rapturous welcome in Kiev…. …read more Source: Associated...

    News24.com | Freed pilot arrives in Ukraine to hero’s welcome
    May25

    News24.com | Freed pilot arrives in Ukraine to hero’s welcome

    Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko has returned home to a hero’s welcome after nearly two years in a Russian prison. …read more Source:...

    “There is No Money. Chin Up!”
    May25

    “There is No Money. Chin Up!”

    Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev yesterday faced angry retirees in Crimea, demanding the government index their pensions to inflation. On the news clip embedded in this article, a woman complains to the Prime Minister to about her tough life in the annexed territory: It is impossible to live in Crimea for this money, prices are insane, our...

    Savchenko Defiant After Release By Russia
    May25

    Savchenko Defiant After Release By Russia

    Freed Ukrainian pilot Nadio Savchenko said she was prepared to continue fighting for her country. After nearly two years of imprisonment, she was released by Russia on May 25 in a prisoner exchange. Savchenko was swapped for two Russians who had been captured in eastern Ukraine while fighting alongside Russia-backed separatists. Speaking next to...

    Ukrainian pilot returns home as unrivalled national hero
    May25

    Ukrainian pilot returns home as unrivalled national hero

    MOSCOW (AP) — When war broke out in eastern Ukraine, pilot Nadezhda Savchenko left her hometown to join the fight against Russia-backed… …read more Source:...

    UN panel against torture cuts short Ukraine visit
    May25

    UN panel against torture cuts short Ukraine visit

    A U.N. …read more Source: FOX...

    UN panel against torture cuts short Ukraine visit
    May25

    UN panel against torture cuts short Ukraine visit

    A U.N. panel aimed to prevent torture says it’s cutting short a trip to Ukraine because security forces aren’t granting access to sites that it wants to visit. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    ‘I have survived because of you’
    May25

    ‘I have survived because of you’

    RUSSIA has freed a Ukrainian pilot two years after she was captured in exchange for two Russian prisoners as she thanks Ukrainians for their support. …read more Source:...

    Russia’s Putin pardons Ukrainian pilot, sends her home in prisoner swap
    May25

    Russia’s Putin pardons Ukrainian pilot, sends her home in prisoner swap

    “I can’t revive the dead, but I am always ready to lay down my life on the battlefield for Ukraine. And I will do everything possible for every person in captivity to be freed.”Russian court sentences Ukraine’s Savchenko to 22 years in jailRussian judge says Ukrainian pilot Savchenko killed reportersWest clings to fraying...