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    Opposition Ukrainian MP and war hero detained on coup plot charges
    Mar22

    Opposition Ukrainian MP and war hero detained on coup plot charges

    Nadiya Savchenko doesn’t deny charges, saying she played along with coup plotters to unmask them. …read more Source:...

    Business as Usual for London’s Russian Investors
    Mar22

    Business as Usual for London’s Russian Investors

    “I brought tea for you — English tea, from Fortnum and Mason, the very best,” chirped the financial adviser in the foyer of a plush Moscow hotel near the Kremlin. “You have a package for me, I think,” he added before scurrying off with his Russian client. The adviser, like many of his British colleagues, has been making routine rounds to reassure...

    China is a bigger threat than Russia—but you won’t hear Trudeau say it
    Mar22

    China is a bigger threat than Russia—but you won’t hear Trudeau say it

    The Kremlin is sinister and dangerous and we should watch out for its mischief during the 2019 federal elections, because this is very serious business, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau warned this week. As if we haven’t been hearing this for more than a year now, but yes, thank you, Prime Minister Trudeau. We get it. Of course it’s...

    Ukraine: Nadiya Savchenko held over alleged coup plot
    Mar22

    Ukraine: Nadiya Savchenko held over alleged coup plot

    Prosecutors allege Savchenko planned to attack Ukrainian parliament building with guns and grenades. …read more Source: AL...

    Ukraine detains ex-POW Nadiya Savchenko over alleged terror plot
    Mar22

    Ukraine detains ex-POW Nadiya Savchenko over alleged terror plot

    Ukrainian authorities have detained Nadiya Savchenko, an ex-combat pilot in Ukraine’s air force, on suspicion of planning an armed attack against the parliament. Savchenko had gained notoriety after her trial in Russia. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Anti-Russia Ukrainian MP to be arrested on treason charges
    Mar22

    Anti-Russia Ukrainian MP to be arrested on treason charges

    A Ukrainian MP who was once hailed as a symbol of resistance against Russia, but now stands accused of plotting a terrorist attack in Kiev, has been stripped of her immunity by parliament. …read more Source: Iran...

    6 spats between Tusk and Juncker
    Mar22

    6 spats between Tusk and Juncker

    This week’s virtual fisticuffs between European Council President Donald Tusk and his counterpart from across the road — the European Commission’s Jean-Claude Juncker — over how the EU handles Russian President Vladimir Putin is the latest of many fights between Brussels’ most famous high-level sparring partners. Here’s a...

    Ukrainian Investigators Detain Lawmaker Savchenko in Parliament’s Building
    Mar22

    Ukrainian Investigators Detain Lawmaker Savchenko in Parliament’s Building

    “On the basis of the resolution of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine dated March 22, 2018, on the stripping deputy Nadezhda Savchenko of parliamentary immunity, granting permission to launch criminal proceedings against her, her detention and choosing a preventive measure… I detain you on suspicion of committing crimes,” the Ukrainian Security...

    Ukraine arrests pilot hero Savchenko over ‘coup plot’
    Mar22

    Ukraine arrests pilot hero Savchenko over ‘coup plot’

    Ex-helicopter pilot Nadiya Savchenko does not deny conspiring against Ukraine’s government. …read more Source:...

    Polish Government Distances Itself from Ghetto Claim
    Mar22

    Polish Government Distances Itself from Ghetto Claim

    Poland’s government distanced itself Thursday from comments made by the prime minister’s father, who claimed Jews willingly entered ghettos during the German occupation of Poland to get away from their Christian neighbors. The comment by Kornel Morawiecki, a senior lawmaker and father of Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki, is the...