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    Putin says he approved plan to shoot down plane in 2014
    Mar12

    Putin says he approved plan to shoot down plane in 2014

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has said in a new documentary that he approved of a plan to shoot down a hijacked passenger jet four years ago. A Ukrainian man tried to hijack a Turkey-bound flight and demanded that it go to Sochi as the Winter Olympics were about to start there in February 2014. The Sochi Games were Putin’s...

    EU’s targeted Russia sanctions over Ukraine prolonged for six months
    Mar12

    EU’s targeted Russia sanctions over Ukraine prolonged for six months

    The European Union has prolonged by September 15 its targeted sanctions in place over Russia’s actions in Ukraine. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    Around 4,000 Bulgarians Take Cruises Every Year
    Mar12

    Around 4,000 Bulgarians Take Cruises Every Year

    Around 4,000 Bulgarians take cruises every year, Rumen Draganov, Director of the Institute for Analyzes and Assessments in Tourism, said. In his words, a little more than half of them, more than 2,000 of our compatriots choose the Mediterranean, and the rest travel to other parts of the world like the North Sea East and West Coast of the United...

    Putin To Visit Crimea At End Of Election Campaign
    Mar12

    Putin To Visit Crimea At End Of Election Campaign

    Russian President Vladimir Putin is scheduled to visit Crimea on March 14, the last day of his presidential election campaign, in order to attend events linked to the fourth anniversary of the widely rejected referendum Russia staged when it annexed the region from Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU extends $1.2 billion loan to Ukraine
    Mar12

    EU extends $1.2 billion loan to Ukraine

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    EU's Mogherini says Ukraine must do more to fight corruption
    Mar12

    EU's Mogherini says Ukraine must do more to fight corruption

    KIEV (Reuters) – The European Union’s foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said on Monday Ukraine must do more to fight corruption and establish an anti-corruption court in line with the recommendations of the Venice Commission, a rights watchdog. …read more Source: The...

    EU’s Mogherini Says Ukraine Must to More to Fight Corruption
    Mar12

    EU’s Mogherini Says Ukraine Must to More to Fight Corruption

    KIEV (Reuters) – The European Union’s foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said on Monday Ukraine must do more to fight corruption and establish… …read more Source: U.S....

    Putin says he approved plan to shoot down plane in 2014
    Mar12

    Putin says he approved plan to shoot down plane in 2014

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin says he approved of a plan to shoot down a hijacked passenger jet in 2014.A Ukrainian man tried to hijack a Turkey-bound flight and demand that it go to Sochi as the Winter Olympics… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Putin boasts of ordering a passenger plane shot down in a bid for re-election
    Mar12

    Putin boasts of ordering a passenger plane shot down in a bid for re-election

    Vladimir Putin boasted Monday of ordering a passenger plane carrying 110 souls shot from the sky, part of the Russian autocrat’s push for re-election. The startling revelation comes just a week before the March 18 vote, one that is expected to see secure Putin his third term as president. In the two-hour documentary entitled “Putin,” the...

    Putin says he approved plan to shoot down plane in 2014
    Mar12

    Putin says he approved plan to shoot down plane in 2014

    Russian President Vladimir Putin says he approved of a plan to shoot down a hijacked passenger jet in 2014. A Ukrainian man tried to hijack a Turkey-bound flight and demand … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...