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    Amid Russia-US Military Maneuvers, NATO Talks Move Forward With Atmosphere Of ‘Mistrust’
    Apr19

    Amid Russia-US Military Maneuvers, NATO Talks Move Forward With Atmosphere Of ‘Mistrust’

    Ahead of the first talks between NATO and the Russia Council since the Ukraine crisis began over two years ago, the Kremlin described relations with the military and political alliance Tuesday as full of mistrust indicating a breakthrough was not likely in the discussions. …read more Source: International Business...

    Ukraine's Poroshenko hints at deal with Russia to swap pilot Savchenko
    Apr19

    Ukraine's Poroshenko hints at deal with Russia to swap pilot Savchenko

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Tuesday he had agreed with Russian President Vladimir Putin a framework for a deal to secure the release of Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko, serving a 22-year jail sentence in Russia. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko hints at deal with Russia to swap pilot Savchenko (Reuters)
    Apr19

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko hints at deal with Russia to swap pilot Savchenko (Reuters)

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Tuesday he had agreed with Russian President Vladimir Putin a framework for a deal to secure the release of Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savch… …read more Source: The West...

    Russia Dismisses Latvian Claim of $210 Billion in Soviet Damages
    Apr19

    Russia Dismisses Latvian Claim of $210 Billion in Soviet Damages

    Russia has dismissed Latvian claims that the Baltic country is owed over $200 billion in damages caused by its forced entry into the Soviet Union after the Second World War. When calculating the damages to the country as a result of the Soviet occupations of 1940 and 1945, members of Latvia’s state commission said that the Baltic state had...

    Russian vote monitor hit with big fine ahead of polls
    Apr19

    Russian vote monitor hit with big fine ahead of polls

    MOSCOW: Russia’s independent election watchdog Golos said on Tuesday it had been fined a whopping 1.2 million rubles (RM70,464.38) for violating controversial legislation forcing non-governmental organisations to carry a “foreign agent” tag. Supporters and fellow rights activists said the fine — equivalent to US$18,300 or...

    “By Adhering to Russia, We have Lost Other Partner States and Reputation”
    Apr19

    “By Adhering to Russia, We have Lost Other Partner States and Reputation”

    Hovhannes Igityan, ANM member, expert on international affairs, is our interviewee today. – Mr. Igityan, what did the four-day war show? What conclusions may be drawn? – Azerbaijan attempts to settle 3 issues: experimentalize reflection of the international community, whether it’s going to be operative to obstacle its programs, secondly,...

    Ukraine, Russia reach deal to release pilot, Poroshenko says
    Apr19

    Ukraine, Russia reach deal to release pilot, Poroshenko says

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine and Russia have reached a deal to release a jailed Ukrainian pilot, President Petro Poroshenko said Tuesday, without elaborating if it would entail a swap for two Russian servicemen convicted by Kiev. Nadezhda Savchenko was sentenced to 22 years in prison in Russia last month for her alleged role in the deaths of two Russian...

    Deal reached on Ukraine pilot: Poroshenko (AP)
    Apr19

    Deal reached on Ukraine pilot: Poroshenko (AP)

    Ukraine claims a deal has been reached with Russia to release its pilot Nadezhda Savchenko who was sentenced to 22 years in prison by a Russian court. …read more Source: The West...

    Shakespeare Like You’ve (Probably) Never Heard Him
    Apr19

    Shakespeare Like You’ve (Probably) Never Heard Him

    Centuries after William Shakespeare wrote them, his plays are performed in a multitude of languages. To mark 400 years since Shakespeare’s death on April 23, 1616, actors from the Balkans to Central Asia performed perhaps the most famous monologue from Hamlet for RFE/RL. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine, Russia reach deal to release pilot, Poroshenko says
    Apr19

    Ukraine, Russia reach deal to release pilot, Poroshenko says

    Ukraine and Russia have reached a deal to release a jailed Ukrainian pilot, President Petro Poroshenko said Tuesday, without elaborating if it would entail a swap for two Russian servicemen convicted by Kiev …read more Source: The Daily...