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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Ukrainian Pilot Savchenko Set to Return Home
    May25

    Ukrainian Pilot Savchenko Set to Return Home

    Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko is expected to arrive in Kiev on Wednesday, reportedly returning home after spending two years at the mercy of pro-Russian separatists and Russian authorities. Local media issued separate reports on Wednesday morning, citing sources privy to information from the ongoing talks between Kiev and Moscow about...

    Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ Swapped for 2 Russian Prisoners
    May25

    Ukraine’s ‘Joan of Arc’ Swapped for 2 Russian Prisoners

    A military pilot dubbed Ukraine’s “Joan of Arc” has been released after two years behind bars in an exchange for two Russian prisoners of war. …read more Source:...

    Jailed Ukraine pilot released under prisoner swap with Russia
    May25

    Jailed Ukraine pilot released under prisoner swap with Russia

    Sources close to the swap told newsmen that “Ukrainian servicewoman Nadiya Savchenko heads home on a plane from Russian captivity on Wednesday, after an exchange for two Russians detained in Ukraine”. Handing over Savchenko, whose release has been demanded by Western government and who also has become a national hero in Ukraine would ease...

    Tatar Activist Reported Missing In Russia-Annexed Crimea
    May25

    Tatar Activist Reported Missing In Russia-Annexed Crimea

    Crimean Tatar activist Ervin Ibragimov has gone missing, his colleagues says. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine pilot freed and flying back home under prisoner swap deal with Russia
    May25

    Ukraine pilot freed and flying back home under prisoner swap deal with Russia

    Ukrainian servicewoman Nadiya Savchenko was heading home on a plane from Russian captivity on Wednesday, part of an exchange for two Russians detained in Ukraine, two sources close to the swap told Reuters. …read more Source: South China Morning...

    Europe in Flux: an Unusual Journey
    May25

    Europe in Flux: an Unusual Journey

    I have just returned to Helsinki, my current home base, from a ten-day trip with the somewhat unusual itinerary of Estonia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, and Austria. The four small countries vary widely in virtually every way — from their topographies to their histories — but they share one characteristic of contemporary...

    Official: Ukrainian Pilot Released in Russia, Returning Home
    May25

    Official: Ukrainian Pilot Released in Russia, Returning Home

    Nadezhda Savchenko is being flown to Ukraine, as part of a swap for two Russian servicemen imprisoned in Ukraine. …read more Source: U.S....

    Jailed Ukraine pilot heads home under prisoner swap with Russia: sources
    May25

    Jailed Ukraine pilot heads home under prisoner swap with Russia: sources

    Ukrainian servicewoman Nadiya Savchenko was heading home on a plane from Russian captivity on Wednesday, part of an exchange for two Russians detained in Ukraine, two sources close to the swap told Reuters. …read more Source:...

    Jailed pilot Savchenko freed by Russia, expected in Kyiv
    May25

    Jailed pilot Savchenko freed by Russia, expected in Kyiv

    Ukraine swaps to captured Russian servicemen for the jailed pilot Nadiya Savchenko …read more Source: World...

    Ukrainians becoming pilots in Lithuania
    May25

    Ukrainians becoming pilots in Lithuania

    Since the establishment of BAA Training’s Ab Initio School in 2011, the company has welcomed twelve students from Ukraine for various airplane and helicopter pilot license training courses in Lithuania. Over the years, Ukrainian students have carved their way to Lithuanian aviation school, which is then followed by the successful employment...