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    Euro 2016: Players to watch at the European Championship
    May25

    Euro 2016: Players to watch at the European Championship

    Pulse Sports highlights players to watch at the upcoming European Championship holding in France Group AAlbania – Elseid Hysaj Elseid Hysaj has played in Italy since the age of 14 after his father, a migrant bricklayer, introduced him to a soccer scout. Hard work and talent ensured he rose to become a solid full back, comfortable on both...

    Ukrainian pilot Savchenko returning home after prisoner swap with Russia
    May25

    Ukrainian pilot Savchenko returning home after prisoner swap with Russia

    Ed AdamczykKIEV, Ukraine, May 25 (UPI) — Ukrainian military pilot Nadiya Savchenko was freed by Russia in a prisoner swap in which two intelligence officers will be returned to Russia by Ukraine. …read more Source: United Press...

    Szijjártó says Hungary is not Russia’s trojan horse
    May25

    Szijjártó says Hungary is not Russia’s trojan horse

    StaffSzijjártó says Hungary is not Russia’s trojan horse Hungarian Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov met in Budapest on Wednesday for talks that Szijjártó said “served Hungarian, Russian and European interests”. This was the first such visit by Lavrov to Budapest since the outbreak of the Ukraine...

    Russia frees female Ukrainian pilot held for nearly two years in prisoner swap for jailed servicemen
    May25

    Russia frees female Ukrainian pilot held for nearly two years in prisoner swap for jailed servicemen

    Nadezhda Savchenko was captured by Russia-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine in 2014 and sentenced in March to 22 years in prison …read more Source: Vancouver...

    Freed pilot Savchenko arrives in Ukraine to hero’s welcome
    May25

    Freed pilot Savchenko arrives in Ukraine to hero’s welcome

    KIEV, Ukraine – Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko returned home to a hero’s welcome Wednesday after nearly two years in a Russian prison, drawing a line under a damaging diplomatic spat between Moscow and Kiev. The 35-year-old army helicopter pilot flew home as part of an … …read more Source:...

    Freed pilot Savchenko arrives in Ukraine to hero’s welcome
    May25

    Freed pilot Savchenko arrives in Ukraine to hero’s welcome

    Kiev and its Western allies view Savchenko as the latest pawn in Moscow’s broader aggression against Ukraine …read more Source: Gulf...

    Kiev’s ‘Joan of Arc’ released
    May25

    Kiev’s ‘Joan of Arc’ released

    A servicewoman ­proclaimed Ukraine’s 21st-century Joan of Arc arrived home last night after two years in a Russian jail. …read more Source: THE...

    3,000 Ukrainian police officers to train in Turkey
    May25

    3,000 Ukrainian police officers to train in Turkey

    The presidents of Ukraine and Turkey have signed an agreement for the training of 3,000 Ukrainian policemen in Turkey, which also currently trains Afghan police cadets as part of its annual program …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Poroshenko vows to return Crimea, east Ukraine following Savchenko’s release
    May25

    Poroshenko vows to return Crimea, east Ukraine following Savchenko’s release

    President Petro Poroshenko vowed Wednesday that Ukraine would take back the annexed peninsula of Crimea and rebel-held territory in the east of the country following pilot Nadiya Savchenko’s return from Russia. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukrainian pilot defiant after return from Russia – video
    May25

    Ukrainian pilot defiant after return from Russia – video

    Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko arrives at Boryspil Airport near Kiev on Wednesday after nearly two years of being imprisoned in Russia. Savchenko was swapped for two Russian servicemen imprisoned in Ukraine, Alexander Alexandrov and Yevgeny YerofeyevUkrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko released by Russia in prisoner swap… …read more...