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    Russian Court Finds Ukrainian Pilot Guilty of Murder
    Mar22

    Russian Court Finds Ukrainian Pilot Guilty of Murder

    (DONETSK, Russia)— A Russian court on Tuesday found a Ukrainian pilot guilty of complicity to murder in the deaths of two Russian journalists in eastern Ukraine, opening a path to a potential prisoner swap. Nadezhda Savchenko, 34, was serving in a Ukrainian volunteer battalion against Russia-backed rebels when she was captured by separatist...

    Ukrainian pilot given 22-year jail sentence
    Mar22

    Ukrainian pilot given 22-year jail sentence

    Russian court sentences Nadiya Savchenko following trial condemned as politically motivatedA court in southern Russia has sentenced Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko to 22 years in prison, bringing to a close a controversial court case that is likely to further inflame the difficult relations between Moscow and Kiev.Savchenko was found guilty of...

    Russian Court Sets 22-Year Prison Sentence for Ukrainian Pilot Nadezhda Savchenko
    Mar22

    Russian Court Sets 22-Year Prison Sentence for Ukrainian Pilot Nadezhda Savchenko

    A Russian court declared Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko guilty of murder and sentenced her to 22 years in prison Tuesday, one year less than the prosecution requested. Savchenko was charged with killing two Russian journalists in 2014 while fighting in a Ukrainian volunteer battalion in eastern Ukraine. Russian authorities have accused her of...

    Ukraine's Poroshenko condemns Savchenko 'kangaroo court'
    Mar22

    Ukraine's Poroshenko condemns Savchenko 'kangaroo court'

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine will never recognise the sentencing of Nadezhda Savchenko by a Russian “kangaroo court”, President Petro Poroshenko said on Tuesday after the Ukrainian pilot was handed a 22-year jail sentence. …read more Source: The...

    Russian Court Sentences Ukraine’s Savchenko to 22 Years in Jail
    Mar22

    Russian Court Sentences Ukraine’s Savchenko to 22 Years in Jail

    A Russian court on Tuesday sentenced Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko to 22 years in jail after finding her guilty of complicity in the killing of two Russian journalists during the separatist conflict in eastern Ukraine. Savchenko, a 34-year-old who has become a national hero at home in Ukraine, was defiant as the verdict was read out, shouting...

    Court finds Ukrainian pilot guilty of complicity to murder
    Mar22

    Court finds Ukrainian pilot guilty of complicity to murder

    A Russian court has sentenced a Ukrainian pilot to 22 years in prison after convicting her for complicity to murder in the 2014 deaths of two Russian journalists in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukraine’s President Offered to Swap Two Russian Prisoners to Bring Pilot Savchenko Home.
    Mar22

    Ukraine’s President Offered to Swap Two Russian Prisoners to Bring Pilot Savchenko Home.

    Ukraine’s president offered to swap two Russian prisoners to bring pilot Savchenko home. …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine’s President Offered to Swap Two Russian Prisoners to Bring Pilot Savchenko Home.
    Mar22

    Ukraine’s President Offered to Swap Two Russian Prisoners to Bring Pilot Savchenko Home.

    Ukraine’s president offered to swap two Russian prisoners to bring pilot Savchenko home. …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko given 22-year sentence
    Mar22

    Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko given 22-year sentence

    Photo: Valery Matytsin/TASS Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko has been sentenced to 22 years in jail after being convicted of charges relating to the deaths of two Russian journalists, the BBC reports. She was accused of directing the artillery fire in eastern Ukraine in which the two journalists died in June 2014. Prosecutors said she was driven...

    In Russia: Court sentences Ukraine’s Savchenko to 22 years in jail
    Mar22

    In Russia: Court sentences Ukraine’s Savchenko to 22 years in jail

    Savchenko, a 34-year-old who has become a national hero at home in Ukraine, was defiant as the verdict was read out, singing the Ukrainian national anthem while standing on a bench. A Russian court on Tuesday sentenced Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko to 22 years in jail after finding her guilty of involvement in the killing of two Russian...