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    Hungary wants transparency in EU choice on Russian sanctions
    May25

    Hungary wants transparency in EU choice on Russian sanctions

    BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The European Union’s decision on whether to extend economic sanctions against Russia for its actions in Ukraine should be… …read more Source:...

    Putin says widows of killed journalists asked for Savchenko pardon (AFP)
    May25

    Putin says widows of killed journalists asked for Savchenko pardon (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday said the widows of two Russian journalists killed in eastern Ukraine had asked him to pardon Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, convicted of complicity in their deaths. …read more Source: The West...

    The Latest: Ukrainian pilot Savchenko freed, flown to Kiev
    May25

    The Latest: Ukrainian pilot Savchenko freed, flown to Kiev

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The Latest on Ukrainian pilot Nadezda Savchenko (all times local):3:35 p.m.Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko has returned to Kiev after nearly two …read more Source: Taiwan...

    Fight against doping
    May25

    Fight against doping

    The World Boxing Council (WBC), under its president Mauricio Sulaiman, must be commended for the lead role it has played in exposing the ills of performance enhancing drugs and inspiring the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to take action against cheats. The WBC some months ago joined forces with VADA, the Voluntary Anti Doping Agency under...

    Nadiya Savchenko returns to Ukraine
    May25

    Nadiya Savchenko returns to Ukraine

    Ukrainian military pilot Nadiya Savchenko arrived home in Kiev on Wednesday after nearly two years in a Russian jail, part of a prisoner swap in which two Russians held in Ukraine were returned to Moscow. Alexander Alexandrov and Yevgeny Yerofeyev, were now back in Russia, having landed at Moscow’s Vnukovo airport on a special flight from...

    Moscow swaps Ukraine pilot Savchenko for 2 Russian servicemen
    May25

    Moscow swaps Ukraine pilot Savchenko for 2 Russian servicemen

    Savchenko’s refusal to bend after nearly two years in Russian custody has made her a national hero in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Moscow frees Ukraine pilot in swap for Russians held in conflict
    May25

    Moscow frees Ukraine pilot in swap for Russians held in conflict

    Ukrainian military pilot Nadiya Savchenko arrived home in Kiev on Wednesday after nearly two years in a Russian jail, part of a prisoner swap in which two Russians held in Ukraine were returned to Moscow. Handing over Savchenko, whose release had been demanded by Western governments and who has become a national hero in Ukraine, […] The post...

    Moscow frees Ukraine pilot in swap for Russians
    May25

    Moscow frees Ukraine pilot in swap for Russians

    A Ukrainian military pilot has arrived home in Kiev after nearly two years in a Russian jail, part of a prisoner swap in which two Russians held in Ukraine were returned to Moscow. …read more Source: RTÉ...

    He’s Ours! Putin ensures Ukraine-born Neustadter can play for Russia at Euro 2016
    May25

    He’s Ours! Putin ensures Ukraine-born Neustadter can play for Russia at Euro 2016

    Russian president Vladimir Putin has given the green light for defender Roman Neustadter, who was born in Ukraine, to play for Russia at the Euro 2016 soccer finals by approving his passport. Russia head coach Leonid Slutskiy had on Saturday included the Schalke 04 defender Neustadter, who has been living in Germany since he was a child and has...

    Russia’s Putin says on TV that he has decided to pardon Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko
    May25

    Russia’s Putin says on TV that he has decided to pardon Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Russia’s Putin says on TV that he has decided to pardon Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko. …read more Source: The New Zealand...