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    ‘I will return home, dead or alive,’ says Ukrainian pilot on trial in Russia
    Mar09

    ‘I will return home, dead or alive,’ says Ukrainian pilot on trial in Russia

    As Nadiya Savchenko’s court case resumes, here is a translation of the statement she was prevented from delivering last week The trial of Nadiya Savchenko, a Ukrainian pilot jailed in Russia, is expected to resume today with a verdict possible later in the week. Savchenko, 34, has been charged with complicity in the killing of two Russian...

    Belarus invites Ukraine to hold additional consultations on ID cards
    Mar09

    Belarus invites Ukraine to hold additional consultations on ID cards

    “The regime of trips between Belarus and Ukraine established with the agreement signed in 2009 remains in full force and effect. However, taking into account that the agreement does not provide for such a document as an ID card we have suggested Ukrainian partners we held additional consultations on the matter,” said Dmitry Mironchik. …read...

    GREENPEACE: Locals are still eating radioactive food 30 years after Chernobyl
    Mar09

    GREENPEACE: Locals are still eating radioactive food 30 years after Chernobyl

    REUTERS/Gleb Garanich/FilesMOSCOW (Reuters) – Economic crises convulsing Russia, Ukraine and Belarus mean testing in areas contaminated by the Chernobyl nuclear disaster has been cut or restricted, Greenpeace said, and people continue to eat and drink foods with dangerously high radiation levels. According to scientific tests conducted on...

    Locals eating radioactive food 30 years after Chernobyl – Greenpeace tests
    Mar09

    Locals eating radioactive food 30 years after Chernobyl – Greenpeace tests

    Economic crises convulsing Russia, Ukraine and Belarus mean testing in areas contaminated by the Chernobyl nuclear disaster has been cut or restricted, Greenpeace said, and people continue to eat and drink foods with dangerously high radiation levels. …read more Source: Channel...

    Locals eating radioactive food 30 years after Chernobyl – Greenpeace tests
    Mar09

    Locals eating radioactive food 30 years after Chernobyl – Greenpeace tests

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Economic crises convulsing Russia, Ukraine and Belarus mean testing in areas contaminated by the Chernobyl nuclear disaster has been cut or restricted, Greenpeace said, and people continue to eat and drink foods with dangerously high radiation levels. …read more Source: The...

    Locals Eating Radioactive Food 30 Years After Chernobyl: Greenpeace Tests
    Mar09

    Locals Eating Radioactive Food 30 Years After Chernobyl: Greenpeace Tests

    Economic crises convulsing Russia, Ukraine and Belarus mean testing in areas contaminated by the Chernobyl nuclear disaster has been cut or restricted, Greenpeace said, and people continue to eat and … …read more Source:...

    United, Liverpool renew rivalry in Europa League
    Mar09

    United, Liverpool renew rivalry in Europa League

    PARIS (AFP) – Eternal rivals Manchester United travel to Liverpool in the Europa League last 16, first leg on Thursday in a battle of English footballs two most successful sides.United have won the English title a record 20 times, twice more than Liverpool, but the Reds have the edge abroad, having been crowned European champions on five...

    Oil down 3 percent; rally snaps on supply worry, Goldman caution
    Mar09

    Oil down 3 percent; rally snaps on supply worry, Goldman caution

    A man walks past “Amic” fuel stations displaying prices of 0.77 USD and 0.81 USD per litre of basic unleaded petrol during falling global oil price in Kiev, Ukraine, February 5, 2016. REUTERS NEW YORK: Oil prices fell 3 percent on Tuesday, ending six days of gains for benchmark Brent crude, as Goldman Sachs suggested the rally was unsustainable...

    Ukraine pilot to make closing statement
    Mar09

    Ukraine pilot to make closing statement

    A Ukrainian pilot on trial in Russia over the killing of two journalists is due to make her closing statement after five days on hunger strike. …read more Source:...

    The Pentagon could save billions by closing military bases
    Mar09

    The Pentagon could save billions by closing military bases

    US ArmyThe Defense Department’s top money man on Monday repeated the agency’s plea to Congress for a new base closure review. Unlike previous years, current budget conditions and new data give the idea a fighting chance of becoming reality. The Pentagon’s fiscal 2017 budget request marks the fifth year in a row defense officials...