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    Russian court sentences Ukrainian pilot Savchenko in murder case
    Mar22

    Russian court sentences Ukrainian pilot Savchenko in murder case

    A Russian court on Tuesday sentenced Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko to 22 years in jail after finding her guilty of complicity in the killing of two Russian journalists during the separatist conflict in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: France...

    Savchenko: Ukraine’s defiant symbol of resistance to Russia
    Mar22

    Savchenko: Ukraine’s defiant symbol of resistance to Russia

    Both the European Union and the United States stand by Savchenko’s assertion that she was abducted by pro-Moscow eastern Ukrainian separatists …read more Source: Gulf...

    Russian court sentences Ukraine pilot to 22 years in prison
    Mar22

    Russian court sentences Ukraine pilot to 22 years in prison

    A court found Savchenko ‘guilty on all counts’ and sentenced her to 22 years in prison and a $440 fine at the end of a trial that has been slammed by the West and Kyiv as a political farce …read more Source: World...

    Ukraine’s Hero Pilot Jailed For 22 Years Following Russian ‘Show Trial’
    Mar22

    Ukraine’s Hero Pilot Jailed For 22 Years Following Russian ‘Show Trial’

    A Ukrainian military pilot has been sentenced to 22 years in jail after being convicted of murdering two Russian journalists following a highly politicized trial that has deepened the diplomatic rift between Moscow and the West.Nadiya Savchenko was accused of directing a mortar strike that killed Anton Voloshin and Igor Kornelyuk, two employees...

    Russian Court Finds Ukrainian Pilot Guilty of Murder
    Mar22

    Russian Court Finds Ukrainian Pilot Guilty of Murder

    (DONETSK, Russia)— A Russian court on Tuesday found a Ukrainian pilot guilty of complicity to murder in the deaths of two Russian journalists in eastern Ukraine, opening a path to a potential prisoner swap. Nadezhda Savchenko, 34, was serving in a Ukrainian volunteer battalion against Russia-backed rebels when she was captured by separatist...

    Russian court sentences Ukraine’s Savchenko to 22 years in jail
    Mar22

    Russian court sentences Ukraine’s Savchenko to 22 years in jail

    Savchenko, a 34-year-old who has become a national hero at home in Ukraine, has denied having anything to do with the deaths of the journalists. Russian judge says Ukrainian pilot Savchenko killed reportersUkrainians pray for female military pilot jailed in RussiaUkrainian army pilot Nadezhda Savchenko appears in Moscow court …read more...

    Ukrainian pilot given 22-year jail sentence
    Mar22

    Ukrainian pilot given 22-year jail sentence

    Russian court sentences Nadiya Savchenko following trial condemned as politically motivatedA court in southern Russia has sentenced Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko to 22 years in prison, bringing to a close a controversial court case that is likely to further inflame the difficult relations between Moscow and Kiev.Savchenko was found guilty of...

    Russian Court Sets 22-Year Prison Sentence for Ukrainian Pilot Nadezhda Savchenko
    Mar22

    Russian Court Sets 22-Year Prison Sentence for Ukrainian Pilot Nadezhda Savchenko

    A Russian court declared Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko guilty of murder and sentenced her to 22 years in prison Tuesday, one year less than the prosecution requested. Savchenko was charged with killing two Russian journalists in 2014 while fighting in a Ukrainian volunteer battalion in eastern Ukraine. Russian authorities have accused her of...

    Ukraine's Poroshenko condemns Savchenko 'kangaroo court'
    Mar22

    Ukraine's Poroshenko condemns Savchenko 'kangaroo court'

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine will never recognise the sentencing of Nadezhda Savchenko by a Russian “kangaroo court”, President Petro Poroshenko said on Tuesday after the Ukrainian pilot was handed a 22-year jail sentence. …read more Source: The...

    Russian Court Sentences Ukraine’s Savchenko to 22 Years in Jail
    Mar22

    Russian Court Sentences Ukraine’s Savchenko to 22 Years in Jail

    A Russian court on Tuesday sentenced Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko to 22 years in jail after finding her guilty of complicity in the killing of two Russian journalists during the separatist conflict in eastern Ukraine. Savchenko, a 34-year-old who has become a national hero at home in Ukraine, was defiant as the verdict was read out, shouting...