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    European leaders hail Ukrainian pilot’s release
    May25

    European leaders hail Ukrainian pilot’s release

    ‘Long awaited good news, that the EU celebrates together with her country,’ foreign policy chief Mogherini says …read more Source: World...

    Putin says pardoned Ukrainian Savchenko on 'humanitarian considerations'
    May25

    Putin says pardoned Ukrainian Savchenko on 'humanitarian considerations'

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday he had pardoned jailed Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko on “humanitarian considerations” in the hope that her release will help reduce tension in the Ukraine conflict and avoid new loss of life. …read more Source: The...

    The Latest: Ukrainian pilot Savchenko freed, flown to Kyiv
    May25

    The Latest: Ukrainian pilot Savchenko freed, flown to Kyiv

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    The Latest: Ukrainian pilot Savchenko freed, flown to Kiev
    May25

    The Latest: Ukrainian pilot Savchenko freed, flown to Kiev

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The Latest on Ukrainian pilot Nadezda Savchenko (all times local): 3:35 p.m. Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko has returned to Kiev after nearly two years of being imprisoned in Russia. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and Russian President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman confirmed that the plane carrying Savchenko from...

    The Latest: Ukrainian pilot Savchenko freed, flown to Kiev
    May25

    The Latest: Ukrainian pilot Savchenko freed, flown to Kiev

    The Latest on Ukrainian pilot Nadezda Savchenko (all times local): 3:35 p.m. …read more Source: FOX...

    Two Russian prisoners, swapped for Ukrainian pilot, land in Moscow (AFP)
    May25

    Two Russian prisoners, swapped for Ukrainian pilot, land in Moscow (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – Two alleged Russian soldiers who were sentenced to 14 years in prison by Kiev for fighting alongside rebels in eastern Ukraine landed in Moscow on Wednesday in a swap for Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, Russian television showed. …read more Source: The West...

    The Latest: Putin: Ukrainian pilot freed due to mercy
    May25

    The Latest: Putin: Ukrainian pilot freed due to mercy

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” The Latest on Ukrainian pilot Nadezda Savchenko (all times local):3:30 p.m.Russian President Vladimir Putin says in televised comments that he has decided to pardon Ukrainian pilot Nadezda Savchenko, who has… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko: Russia releases female pilot
    May25

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko: Russia releases female pilot

    Ukraine President Poroshenko personally traveled to Moscow to fly Nadiya Savchenko home. …read more Source: USA...

    Plane carrying Ukraine’s Savchenko from Russia lands in Kiev – Poroshenko
    May25

    Plane carrying Ukraine’s Savchenko from Russia lands in Kiev – Poroshenko

    A plane transporting detained Ukrainian service woman Nadiya Savchenko from Russia to Ukraine has landed in Kiev, President Petro Poroshenko said on Wednesday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukrainian Pilot Savchenko Free After Russia And Ukraine Launch Prisoner Swap
    May25

    Ukrainian Pilot Savchenko Free After Russia And Ukraine Launch Prisoner Swap

    MOSCOW — Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko was released Wednesday by Russia in a long-awaited exchange for two Russian intelligence officers held by Ukraine, according to multiple media reports. The three prisoners were reportedly returned to their countries on separate aircraft after months of behind-the-scenes negotiations. Sentenced to 22...