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    Ukrainian Pilot on Trial Pledges to Keep up Hunger Strike
    Mar04

    Ukrainian Pilot on Trial Pledges to Keep up Hunger Strike

    MOSCOW – A Ukrainian pilot on trial in Russia says she will remain on hunger strike until she is extradited back home. Nadezhda Savchenko was fighting with a Ukrainian volunteer battalion against Rus …read more Source: Big News...

    Ukrainian pilot to tell Russian court – Free me or watch me starve to death
    Mar04

    Ukrainian pilot to tell Russian court – Free me or watch me starve to death

    A Ukrainian woman pilot on trial in Russia over the killing of two Russian journalists plans to tell a court to release her within 10 days of pronouncing its verdict or she will starve herself to death. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukrainian pilot to tell Russian court – Free me or watch me starve to death
    Mar04

    Ukrainian pilot to tell Russian court – Free me or watch me starve to death

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – A Ukrainian woman pilot on trial in Russia over the killing of two Russian journalists plans to tell a court to release her within 10 days of pronouncing its verdict or she will starve herself to death. …read more Source: The...

    In Russia: Ukrainian pilot to tell court: Free me or watch me starve to death
    Mar04

    In Russia: Ukrainian pilot to tell court: Free me or watch me starve to death

    State prosecutors' allegations centre on Savchenko's conduct during the separatist conflict in eastern Ukraine, which pits pro-Kremlin rebels against the Ukrainian army. A Ukrainian woman pilot on trial in Russia over the killing of two Russian journalists plans to tell a court to release her within 10 days of pronouncing its verdict or...

    Ukraine claims Viking-era sword confiscated by Estonian customs
    Mar04

    Ukraine claims Viking-era sword confiscated by Estonian customs

    Customs officers confiscated a Viking-era sword that they had found inspecting a Russian truck on Tuesday. Today the Ukrainian ambassador turned to the Estonian authorities with the request not to return the sword to Russia. …read more Source:...

    ‘I Will Return To Ukraine, Dead Or Alive’ — Savchenko’s Unspoken Last Words In Russian Court
    Mar04

    ‘I Will Return To Ukraine, Dead Or Alive’ — Savchenko’s Unspoken Last Words In Russian Court

    Read our translation of the final statement that jailed Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko prepared to make at the end of a widely criticized trial in a Russian court, where she is being charged with complicity in the killing of two Russian journalists …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Talks in Paris fail to make progress on implementing a peace deal in eastern Ukraine
    Mar04

    Talks in Paris fail to make progress on implementing a peace deal in eastern Ukraine

    Talks in Paris aimed at getting the fragile Minsk peace agreement back on track in eastern Ukraine failed to make progress on Thursday ahead of a planned election in the rebel-held Donbass region, according to Euronews. Germany and France, the two main countries behind the accord, had hoped that after months …read more Source: Azerbaijan...

    Situation Report: U.S. warships in the South China Sea; Team Trump; North Korea rattles nukes; choppers for Jordan; rumble in the Arctic; story of Ukrainian hack attack; and lots more
    Mar04

    Situation Report: U.S. warships in the South China Sea; Team Trump; North Korea rattles nukes; choppers for Jordan; rumble in the Arctic; story of Ukrainian hack attack; and lots more

    By Paul McLeary with Adam Rawnsley Into the blue. The U.S. has sent aircraft carrier the USS John C. Stennis, along with a host of accompanying ships, into the disputed waters of the South China Sea Navy officials said Thursday. The carrier is being joined by two destroyers, two cruisers, and the 7th Fleet command … …read more Source:...

    High School Whiz Kid Was Really 23, Had Underage Sex: Cops
    Mar04

    High School Whiz Kid Was Really 23, Had Underage Sex: Cops

    A high school student who impressed community leaders turned out to be a 23-year-old Ukrainian who had overstayed his visa, prosecutors said. …read more Source:...

    LOT launches two new connections
    Mar04

    LOT launches two new connections

    A day after Poland’s flagship carrier LOT Polish Airlines launched two new flight routes to Ljubljana and Luxembourg, it announced two new connections to Ukraine’s Kharkiv, and Athens. “As a first European airline, the Polish carrier has linked eastern Ukraine with Western Europe, North America and Asia. And Athens is an increasingly...