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    Lonely Planet: This is the best place to visit in Europe
    May25

    Lonely Planet: This is the best place to visit in Europe

    Leading travel resource site, Lonely Planet has released its annual list of best places to visit in Europe and Peloponnese emerged top on the list. It’s the summer season – let the travelling begin people!The sun is finally out in the northern hemisphere, and folks are ready to soak it all in alongside friends and loved ones.Leading...

    Ukraine’s New Hope
    May25

    Ukraine’s New Hope

    Nadia Sacvhenko could just turn out to be Ukraine’s Vaclav Havel; or its Lech Walesa; or its Nelson Mandela. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine’s New Hope
    May25

    Ukraine’s New Hope

    Nadia Sacvhenko could just turn out to be Ukraine’s Vaclav Havel; or its Lech Walesa; or its Nelson Mandela. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian Pilot Freed From Russian Incarceration in Prisoner Swap
    May25

    Ukrainian Pilot Freed From Russian Incarceration in Prisoner Swap

    A Ukrainian helicopter pilot known as the nation’s “Joan of Arc” was freed Wednesday after two years of imprisonment in exchange for two Russian servicemen. The high-level prisoner swap between Russia and Ukraine was seen as a step forward in negotiations regarding the territory dispute over Crimea. “I am free,” the pilot, Lt. Nadiya...

    Savchenko Released, But Fate Of Other Ukrainians Imprisoned In Russia Unclear
    May25

    Savchenko Released, But Fate Of Other Ukrainians Imprisoned In Russia Unclear

    With Russia’s release of Ukrainian military pilot Nadia Savchenko, who returned to a hero’s welcome in Kyiv, attention now shifts to the fate of other Ukrainians jailed in Russia on charges their supporters say are dubious. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin Is the Loser in Prisoner Swap With Ukraine
    May25

    Putin Is the Loser in Prisoner Swap With Ukraine

    The helicopter pilot released by Russia comes home as a heroine. …read more Source:...

    Russia, Ukraine exchange military prisoners
    May25

    Russia, Ukraine exchange military prisoners

    …read more Source: Taipei Times

    Savchenko Vows To Fight To Free Other Prisoners
    May25

    Savchenko Vows To Fight To Free Other Prisoners

    Ukraine’s Nadia Savchenko vowed to fight for the release of other prisoners still held by Russia. The 35-year-old pilot was freed on May 25 after almost two years in Russian captivity. She was swapped for two Russians convicted of fighting alongside pro-Moscow separatists in eastern Ukraine. After arriving at Kyiv airport, Savchenko told...

    Ukrainian pilot returns home as unrivalled national hero
    May25

    Ukrainian pilot returns home as unrivalled national hero

    When war broke out in eastern Ukraine, pilot Nadezhda Savchenko left her hometown to join the fight against Russia-backed separatists. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine Welcomes Pilot Savchenko As Hero After Russian Prisoner Exchange
    May25

    Ukraine Welcomes Pilot Savchenko As Hero After Russian Prisoner Exchange

    MOSCOW — Freed Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko arrived Wednesday in Kiev to a hero’s welcome, military awards and speeches alongside President Petro Poroshenko after being swapped for two alleged Russian intelligence officers who were returned to Moscow. Savchenko was met at Kiev’s Boryspil airport by her mother and sister,...