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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Poisoned: A Look at Other Assassinations or Attempts
    Feb25

    Poisoned: A Look at Other Assassinations or Attempts

    A look at notable assassinations or attempted assassinations involving poison or chemicals: Kim Jong Nam Kim Jong Nam, the outcast half brother of North Korea’s leader, was poisoned amid crowds of travelers at Kuala Lumpur’s airport, February 14, 2017. He died the same day on the way to a hospital after telling medical workers that he...

    Savchenko Visits Ukraine Areas Held By Separatists In Bid To Free Prisoners
    Feb25

    Savchenko Visits Ukraine Areas Held By Separatists In Bid To Free Prisoners

    Ukrainian lawmaker Nadia Savchenko visited areas of eastern Ukraine held by Russia-backed separatists on February 24 to meet with Ukrainian prisoners there, irking many of her compatriots in Kyiv. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Dutch MPs support for EU-Ukraine deal hailed
    Feb25

    Dutch MPs support for EU-Ukraine deal hailed

    The lower house of the Dutch parliament has approved a trade agreement between Ukraine and the EU. …read more Source:...

    How to Know When a Trump Story Becomes a Scandal
    Feb25

    How to Know When a Trump Story Becomes a Scandal

    What are the chances the larva of the Russia scandal now growing on the Trump presidency will mature into pupa form and ultimately emerge, wings flapping, as a spitting, snarling adult scandal? The elements of a rip-roaring scandal already exist. The president has cultivated—there is no other word for it—a screwy relationship with Russia’s...

    Ukrainian Lawmaker Visits Rebel East, Urges Prisoner Release
    Feb25

    Ukrainian Lawmaker Visits Rebel East, Urges Prisoner Release

    MOSCOW – A Ukrainian lawmaker visited the rebel-held east on Friday to meet with Ukrainian prisoners there, a trip that irked many in Ukraine. Nadiya Savchenko, a pilot who spent two years in a Russian prison before her release last year, visited a prison in the rebel-held city of Makiivka. Savchenko said on Facebook that her goal is to help free...

    Angst in the Church of America the Redeemer
    Feb25

    Angst in the Church of America the Redeemer

    (Credit: ideabug via iStock) Apart from being a police officer, firefighter, or soldier engaged in one of this nation’s endless wars, writing a column for a major American newspaper has got to be one of the toughest and most unforgiving jobs there is. The pay may be decent (at least if your gig is with one of the major papers in New York or...

    Ukrainian tycoon Firtash released on bail in Vienna
    Feb25

    Ukrainian tycoon Firtash released on bail in Vienna

    A Vienna court granted Ukrainian tycoon Dmytro Firtash bail on Friday, three days after a decision to extradite him to the United States on bribery allegations and his arrest on charges of money-laundering in Spain. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release
    Feb25

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release

    A Ukrainian lawmaker visited the rebel-held east on Friday to meet with Ukrainian prisoners there, a trip that irked many in Ukraine. Nadiya Savchenko, a pilot who spent two years … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Austria court orders release of Ukraine oligarch
    Feb25

    Austria court orders release of Ukraine oligarch

    His arrest on Tuesday came just moments after a Vienna appeals court ruled he could be extradited to the United States on bribery charges following a three year-trial. …read more Source: World...

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release
    Feb25

    Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Ukrainian lawmaker visited the rebel-held east on Friday to meet with Ukrainian prisoners there, a trip that irked many in… …read more Source:...