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    G7 needs ‘clear and tough stance’ on territorial disputes: Tusk
    May26

    G7 needs ‘clear and tough stance’ on territorial disputes: Tusk

    US President Barack Obama (L) and Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe walk across a bridge as they arrive at Ise-Jingu Shrine in the city of Ise in Mie prefecture, on May 26, 2016 on the first day of the G7 leaders summit.World leaders kicked off two days of G7 talks in Japan on May 26 with the creaky global economy, terrorism, refugees,...

    Ukrainian pilot comes home after Moscow prisoner swap
    May26

    Ukrainian pilot comes home after Moscow prisoner swap

    Russia’s Putin pardons Ukrainian pilot, sends her home in prisoner swap …read more Source: Thanh Nien...

    FM Idrissov: Security and Stability Have Become Milestone Tasks of SCO
    May26

    FM Idrissov: Security and Stability Have Become Milestone Tasks of SCO

    The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. TASHKENT – At the meeting here of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) member states on May 24, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan Erlan Idrissov emphasised that in today’s reality, ensuring security and...

    Russia frees imprisoned Ukrainian pilot in dramatic prisoner swap
    May26

    Russia frees imprisoned Ukrainian pilot in dramatic prisoner swap

    MOSCOW — Russia and Ukraine completed a high-level prisoner swap Wednesday, trading a Ukrainian helicopter pilot dubbed the country’s “Joan of Arc” for two Russian servicemen accused of being members of Russian military intelligence. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Crimea’s Government Cancels That ‘Putin Is a ********’ Event
    May26

    Crimea’s Government Cancels That ‘Putin Is a ********’ Event

    Putin meets with his Economic Council. May 25, 2016. Photo: Kremlin Press Service. Edited by Kevin Rothrock. In the late hours of Wednesday, May 25, a curious event announcement appeared on the website of the Crimean Republic’s Ministry of Industrial Policy. The information was displayed only briefly (it’s already been removed), but...

    Ukraine’s Savchenko gets hero’s welcome after prisoner swap with Russia
    May26

    Ukraine’s Savchenko gets hero’s welcome after prisoner swap with Russia

    KIEV: Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko returned home to a hero’s welcome Wednesday after nearly two years in a Russian jail following a prisoner swap with Moscow that drew a line under a major diplomatic spat. The 35-year-old army helicopter pilot flew home as part of a carefully choreographed exchange with Moscow, with two alleged Russian...

    Russia Releases Jailed Ukrainian Pilot
    May26

    Russia Releases Jailed Ukrainian Pilot

    KYIV, Ukraine—As part of a prisoner swap, Russia has released jailed Ukrainian Army helicopter pilot and Member of Parliament Nadia Savchenko, who became a national symbol of Ukrainian resistance to Russia since her capture nearly two years ago. “This is good news for Ukraine,” said Alexander, a 21-year-old student who was out celebrating...

    Kiev swaps 2 Russian detainees for Ukraine’s pilot Savchenko
    May26

    Kiev swaps 2 Russian detainees for Ukraine’s pilot Savchenko

    The Ukrainian authorities on Wednesday have freed two captured Russian citizens as a part of an apparent prisoner swap with Moscow, which also saw a release of the Ukrainian army pilot Nadiya Savchenko from jail in Russia. …read more Source: China...

    Putin pardons Ukrainian pilot, sends her home in prisoner swap
    May26

    Putin pardons Ukrainian pilot, sends her home in prisoner swap

    MOSCOW/KIEV: Ukrainian military pilot Nadiya Savchenko arrived home to scenes of jubilation on Wednesday after her release by Russia in a prisoner swap and she promptly offered to fight again for Kiev in its conflict with pro-Russian separatists. Savchenko’s handover, in return for two Russian prisoners – had been demanded by the West...

    Freed Ukrainian pilot vows to fight on
    May26

    Freed Ukrainian pilot vows to fight on

    Russia has freed jailed Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko in a prisoner swap with two Russians held by Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio New...