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    Watch Russia’s Pytliviy warship set sail for Syria coast
    May26

    Watch Russia’s Pytliviy warship set sail for Syria coast

    Watch Russia’s Pytliviy warship depart the Crimean Peninsula’s port of Sevastopol to join the battle against terrorism in Syria. …read more Source:...

    Russia Frees Feisty Woman Fighter Pilot
    May26

    Russia Frees Feisty Woman Fighter Pilot

    In a prisoner trade with Kiev, Moscow agrees to release Savchenko, a Ukrainian heroine, for two Russian soldiers (or spooks) it wont admit were serving. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Putin Exonerate Ukraine Female Pilot in Prisoner Swap
    May26

    Putin Exonerate Ukraine Female Pilot in Prisoner Swap

    The release by Russia of the Ukrainian pilot-turned-hero is expected to ease tensions between Moscow and the West. …read more Source:...

    Who is Nadiya Savchenko? – video report
    May26

    Who is Nadiya Savchenko? – video report

    One of several Ukrainian service personnel held prisoner in Russia, Nadiya Savchenko, was released in a prisoner swap on Wednesday. Savchenko was detained for almost two years for allegedly being complicit in the death of two Russian journalists, a charge she firmly denies. She has promised to fight for the return of her colleagues still in...

    Jailed Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko returns home
    May25

    Jailed Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko returns home

    …read more Source: The...

    UN Torture Group Suspends Ukraine Visit Over Obstructions
    May25

    UN Torture Group Suspends Ukraine Visit Over Obstructions

    A United Nations torture prevention group has suspended its visit to Ukraine after being denied access to places in several parts of the country where it suspects people are being deprived of their liberty by the Ukrainian Security Service (SBU). …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian pilot hailed a hero at home after being freed by Russia
    May25

    Ukrainian pilot hailed a hero at home after being freed by Russia

    Ukraine released two Russians in exchange for Nadezhda Savchenko, who was originally convicted in Russia in the deaths of two journalists. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Ukrainian Who Pretended To Be High Schooler Faces U.S. Fraud Charges
    May25

    Ukrainian Who Pretended To Be High Schooler Faces U.S. Fraud Charges

    A Ukrainian man accused of faking his name and age while attending a central Pennsylvania high school and having sex with an underage girl is facing federal passport fraud and social security fraud charges in the United States. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Analyst: Savchenko Release Shows Russia Wants Negotiations
    May25

    Analyst: Savchenko Release Shows Russia Wants Negotiations

    Russia’s release of Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, exchanged for two Russian servicemen, was welcomed by rights groups and supporters. They maintain her nearly two-year detention, trial, and 22-year sentence on charges of complicity in the deaths of two Russian journalists in east Ukraine was a political show. “When Savchenko was...

    Woman Ukrainian pilot returns home
    May25

    Woman Ukrainian pilot returns home

    MOSCOW: When war broke out in eastern Ukraine, pilot Nadezhda Savchenko left her hometown to join the fight against Russia-backed separatists. Nearly two years after she was captured, then tried and convicted in Russia, she returned home to a rapturous welcome in Kiev. Over the past two years, Savchenko became both Ukraine’s national hero...